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Academic Calendar

Summer 2017

Description Date(s)
Summer Quarter begins Monday, June 19
Academic English Pre-Matriculation Program (AEPP)/Language Camp Thursday, June 22-Friday August 25
Independence Day (University closed) Tuesday, July 4
Summer Degrees conferred Friday, August 25
Summer Quarter ends Saturday, August 26
Harris Mathematics Pre-Core Program (HMPP) Monday, August 21 - Friday, September 15
Pre-Registration for Autumn Harris Courses (returning students) Wednesday, August 30 (8:30 am) - Friday, September 1 (5:00 pm)
Pre-Registration for Autumn Harris Courses (new students) Thursday, August 31 (8:30 am) - Friday, September 1 (5:00 pm)
New student orientation Monday, September 18 - Thursday, September 21

Autumn 2017

Description Date(s)
Autumn Quarter course information for all graduate departments viewable on my.uchicago Tuesday, September 5
Registration opens for Autumn courses Monday, September 18 (8:30 am)
Autumn Quarter begins Monday, September 25
Deadline to apply for December degree conferral Friday, September 29 (Friday of week 1)
Last day that students can make change to course registrations in my.uchicago Friday, September 29 (Friday of week 1)
Add/Drop deadline: last day to change Autumn course registrations. In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor) Friday, October 6 (5:00 pm) (Friday of week 2)
Pass/Fail deadline Autumn Monday, October 23 (9:00 am) (Monday of week 5)
Pre-registration for Winter Quarter Harris courses Monday, October 30-Wednesday, November 1 (week 6)
Academic Showcase - learn about Winter Harris Courses Tuesday, November 1 (11:30 am - 1:30 pm)
Winter course info for all departments visible on mu.uchicago Monday, November 6 (Monday of week 7)
Registration opens for Winter courses Monday, November 13 (8:30 am) (Monday of week 8)
Thanksgiving Holiday (University closed) Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday Nov. 24
Autumn Quarter degrees conferred Friday, December 8
Autumn Quarter ends Saturday, December 9

Winter 2018

Description Date(s)
Winter Quarter begins Wednesday, January 3
Deadline to apply for March degree conferral Friday, January 5 (Friday of week 1)
Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago Friday, January 5 (Friday of week 1)
Add/Drop deadline: last day to change Winter course registrations (In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor) Friday, January 12 (5:00 pm) (Friday of week 2)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed) Monday, January 15
Pass/Fail deadline Winter Monday, January 29 (9:00 am) (Monday of week 5)
Academic Showcase - learn about Spring Harris courses Friday, February 2 (11:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Pre-registration for Spring Quarter Harris courses Wednesday, February 7 (8:30 am) - Friday, February 9 (5:00 pm)
Spring course info for all departments visible on my.uchicago Monday, February 12 (Monday of week 7)
Registration opens for Spring courses Monday, February 19 (8:30 am) (Monday of week 8)
Winter Quarter degrees conferred Friday, March 16
Winter Quarter ends Saturday, March 17


Spring 2018

Description Date(s)
Spring Quarter begins Monday, March 26
Deadline to appy for June degree conferral Friday, March 30 (Friday of week 1)
Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago Friday, March 30 (Friday of week 1)
Add/Drop deadline: last day to change Spring course registrations. (In week 2 all change must be made through advisor) Friday, April 6 (5:00 pm) (Friday of week 2
Pass/Fail deadline Monday, April 23 (9:00 am) Monday of week 5)
Memorial Day (University closed) Monday, May 28
Spring Quarter Convocation Saturday, June 9
Spring Quarter ends Saturday, June 9