College of LAS « Illinois

Important dates and deadlines

Fall 2017 | Spring 2018

Registration deadlines, add/drop course deadlines, advising schedules, and finals.

Dates are subject to change.

Fall 2017 dates

August Date
Advising and intercollegiate transfer/curriculum changes for fall '17 Monday, Aug. 21 - Monday, Sept. 11
Fall '17 overides entered Friday, Aug. 25
Last day to cancel fall '17 registration Sunday, Aug. 27
Classes begin Monday, Aug. 28
Late registration begins Tuesday, Aug. 29
Non-degree registration begins Thursday, Aug. 31
September Date
Deadline to add 1st-half session course Friday, Sept. 1
Labor Day (holiday) Monday, Sept. 4
Last day to add full-semester course Monday, Sept. 11
Last day to drop or CR/NCR, or or elect grade replacement for a first eight-week course Friday, Sept. 22
October Date
Advising and intercollegiate transfer/curriculum changes for Spring '17 Monday, Oct. 2 - Friday, Oct. 27
Last day to drop, CR/NCR, or elect grade replacement for a full semester course Friday, Oct. 20
Second half-session courses begin Monday, Oct. 23
Deadline to add a second half-session course Friday, Oct. 27
Priority Registration for spring '18 begins Mon, Oct 30
November Date
Last day to drop or CR/NCR, or elect grade replacement for a second eight-week course Friday, Nov. 17
Spring '18 open registration begins for all students Monday, Nov. 20
Fall Break Saturday, Nov. 18 - Sunday, Nov. 26
Instruction resumes Monday, Nov. 27
December Date
Last day of class Wednesday, Dec. 13
Reading Day (no classes, no final exams) Thursday, Dec. 14
Final exams Friday, Dec. 15 - Thursday, Dec. 21
Grade roll Thursday, Dec. 28
Students may view grades Friday, Dec. 29
Grade audit Tuesday, Jan. 2 - Friday, Jan. 5

Spring 2018 dates

January Date
Advising and intercollegiate transfer/curriculum changes for Spring 2018 Monday, Jan. 8 through Monday, Jan. 29
Martin Luther King Jr. holiday Monday, Jan. 15
Last day to cancel spring registration Monday, Jan. 15
Classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 16
Late registration begins Wednesday, Jan. 17
Last day to add first eight-week course Monday, Jan. 22
Last day to add semester course Monday, Jan. 29
February Date
Last day to drop or C/NC first eight-week course Friday, Feb. 9
March Date
Advising and intercollegiate transfer/curriculum changes for fall Monday, Feb. 26 through Friday, March 30
Last day to drop, C/NC, or elect grade replacement for a semester course Friday, March 9
Second eight-week courses begin Monday, March 12
Last day to add second eight-week course Friday, March 16
Last day to reduce credit range for a partial refund (second half-session courses) Friday, March 16
Spring Break March 17 - March 25
April Date
Priority registration for summer and fall begins Monday, April 2
Last day to drop or C/NC second eight-week course Friday, April 13
Open enrollment begins for eligible students Monday, April 23
May Date
Last day of class Wednesday, May 2
Reading Day (no classes, no final exams) Thursday, May 3
Final exams May 4 - 11