University of Connecticut

Calendar for Fall Semester 2015

Summer classes: See the UConn Summer Session website for dates and deadlines for the 2015 summer session.

Fall Semester 2015

Date Deadline/Event
Monday,
Aug. 31
Fall semester begins
Monday,
Sept. 7
Labor Day – No classes
Tuesday,
Sept. 8
Last day to file petitions for course credit by examination
Monday,
Sept. 14
  • Courses dropped after this date will have a “W” for withdrawal recorded on the academic record
  • Add/Drop via the Student Administration System closes
  • Last day to add or drop courses without additional signatures (See Adding/Dropping courses in the Undergraduate Catalog)
  • Last day to place courses on Pass/Fail
Tuesday,
Sept. 15
Late Add/Drop begins in the Office of the Registrar, Wilbur Cross Bldg., Room 104
Monday,
Sept. 21
Last day for students to make up Incomplete or Absence grades
Tuesday-Monday,
Sept. 22-28
Examinations for course credit by examination
Tuesday,
Sept. 29
Dean’s signature required to add courses
Friday,
Oct. 9
Mid-semester progress reports due students from faculty
Saturday,
Oct. 17
Emergency closing make-up date
Monday,
Oct. 26
Registration for the Spring 2016 semester via Student Administration System begins
Monday,
Nov. 2
  • Last day to drop a course
  • Last day to convert courses on Pass/Fail option to letter grade
Friday,
Nov. 6
Emergency closing make-up date
Saturday,
Nov. 14
Emergency closing make-up date
Sunday,
Nov. 22
Thanksgiving recess begins
Saturday,
Nov. 28
Thanksgiving recess ends
Friday,
Dec. 4
Emergency closing make-up date
Friday,
Dec. 11
Last day of Fall semester classes
Monday,
Dec. 14
Final Examinations Begin
Thursday,
Dec. 17
Reading Day
Sunday,
Dec. 20
Final Examinations End
Wednesday,
Dec. 23
Deadline for submitting Fall grades via Student Administration System