Events and Important Dates


Upcoming Events

A curated calendar of events, opportunities, and advising deadlines for CLAS undergraduate students.

 

  1. 1/12Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 1/12UConn IDEA Grant Virtual Information Session
  1. 1/13Applying For Summer Research Programs
  1. 1/13Change Grant Virtual Information Session
  1. 1/14Letters Of Recommendation: Who And How To Ask
  1. 1/14Inside Look: A Conversation with Undergraduate Researchers
  1. 1/15Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 1/15Applying For Summer Research Programs
  1. 1/19MASR And Grad Certificate (SRC) Information Session
  1. 1/20Department Of Public Policy MPA, MPP And Fast-Track Information Session For CLAS Students
  1. 1/20Health Research Program Information Session
  1. 1/20Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 1/20Democracy & Community Dialogue
  1. 1/21MPA, MPP And Fast-Track Information Session
  1. 1/21Applying For Summer Research Programs
  1. 1/21Letters Of Recommendation: Who And How To Ask
  1. 1/22Department Of Public Policy MPA, MPP And Fast-Track Information Session For Political Science Students
  1. 1/22Change Grant Virtual Information Session
  1. 1/22UConn IDEA Grant Virtual Information Session
  1. 1/25Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 1/26Writing Center Opens
  1. 1/26Applying For Summer Research Programs
  1. 1/27Department Of Public Policy MPA, MPP And Fast-Track Information Session For Economics Students
  1. 1/27UConn IDEA Grant Virtual Information Session
  1. 1/28UConn IDEA Grant Virtual Information Session
  1. 1/28Department Of Public Policy MPA, MPP And Fast-Track Information Session For Honors Students
  1. 1/29Department Of Public Policy MPA, MPP And Fast-Track Information Session For CAHNR Students


Important Dates

Below are some important dates and deadlines by which students must add, drop, or withdraw from classes. Visit the Registrar's website for the full UConn academic calendar.

Before students enroll in classes, we recommend that they schedule an appointment with their academic advisor. Not sure who your advisor is? Find your academic advisor or view the CLAS advising directory.

2020-2021 Academic Calendar Highlights

Event Fall 2020 Spring 2021
Semester begins Monday, Aug. 31 Tuesday, Jan. 19
Last day to add a course
(via StudentAdmin, without consent)
Monday, Sep. 14 Monday, Feb. 1
Last day to drop a course
(via StudentAdmin, without consent)
Monday, Sep. 14 Monday, Feb. 1
Last day to put a course on pass/fail
(advisor signature required- Registrar’s office website)
Monday, Dec. 28 (amended) Friday, May 14 (amended)
Class registration for the following term and semester begins Monday, Oct. 26 Monday, Mar. 22
Last day to drop a course
(with a ‘W’ on your transcript)
Friday, Dec. 11 (amended) Monday, Mar. 29
Last day to take a course off pass/fail
(Registrar’s office website)
Monday, Dec. 28 (amended) Friday, May 14 (amended)
Last day of classes Friday, Dec. 7 (amended) Wednesday, Apr.28 (amended)

Note: Students cannot drop a course after the 9th week of classes except in extenuating circumstances beyond their control. Students must meet with an advisor in the CLAS Academic Services Center to discuss dropping a course after the 9th week of classes. A formal petition, personal statement, and documentation must be presented to the Center before the last day of classes.

General Semester Schedule for Adding, Dropping, or Withdrawing from a Class

Period Add Single Drop Two or More Drops
First and second weeks of classes Students can add a course on their own using the Student Administration System. Students can drop a course on their own using the Student Administration System. Students can drop two or more courses on their own using the Student Administration System.
Third and fourth weeks of classes Signature of your advisor, instructor, and department head. Take form to the Registrar's office. Signature of your advisor. Take form to the Registrar's ffice. Results in a “W” grade. Signature of your advisor and dean designee in the CLAS Academic Services Center. Take form to the Registrar's office. Results in corresponding “W” grades.
After the fourth week of classes You cannot add a class after the 4th week of classes. Signature of your advisor. Take form to the Registrar's office. Results in a “W” grade. Signature of your advisor and dean designee in the CLAS Academic Services Center. Take form to the Registrar's office. Results in corresponding “W” grades.
After the ninth week of classes For extenuating circumstances only. Please make an appointment with the Center to discuss. For extenuating circumstances only. Please make an appointment with the Center to discuss.