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2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Summer 2017

Summer Quarter beings Monday, June 19
Academic English Pre-Matriculation Program (AEPP)/Language Camp Thursday, June 3 – Friday, August 25
Independence Day Holiday (University closed) Friday, July 4
Summer Quarter Ends Saturday, August 26
Harris Mathematics Pre-Core Program (HMPP) Monday, August 28 – Friday, September 15th

Pre-Registration for Autumn Harris Courses (returning students)

Wednesday, August 30 (8:30am) - Friday, September 1 (5:00pm)

Pre-Registration for Autumn Harris Courses (new students) Thursday, August 31 (8:30am) - Friday, September 1 (5:00pm)
New student orientation Monday, September 18 - Thursday, September 21

Autumn 2017

Autumn quarter course info for all graduate departments viewable on my.uchicago Tuesday, September 5
Registration opens for autumn courses Monday, September 18 (8:30am)
Autumn quarter begins Monday, September 25
Deadline to apply for December graduation Friday, September 29
Friday of week 1
Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago Friday, September 19th
Friday of week 1
Add/drop deadline: Last day to change autumn course registration. In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor. Friday, October 6 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2
Pass/Fail deadline autumn

Monday, October 23 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Pre-Registration for Winter quarter Harris courses Monday, Oct 30  - Wednesday, November 1
Week 6
Academic Showcase - Learn about winter Harris courses Tuesday, November 1 (11:30am-1:30pm)
Winter course info for all departments visible on My.Uchicago

Monday, November 6   Monday of Week 7

Registration opens for winter courses

Monday, November 13 (8:30am)

Monday of week 8
Thanksgiving (University Closed) Thursday-Friday, November 23-24
Quarter ends Friday, December 8

Winter 2018

Quarter Begins Wednesday, January 3
Deadline to apply for March graduation 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 registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor

Friday, January 12 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed) Monday, January 15
Pass/fail deadline winter Monday, January 29 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5
Academic Showcase – learn about spring Harris courses Friday, February 2 (11am-1pm)
Pre-Registration for spring quarter Harris courses Wednesday, February 7 (8:30am) - Friday, February 9 (5:00pm)
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 (8:30am) Monday of week 8
Quarter Ends Friday, March 16

Spring 2018

Quarter Begins Monday, March 26
Deadline to apply for June graduation 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 winter course registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor
Friday, April 6 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2
Pass/fail deadline Monday, April 23 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5
Memorial Day (University closed) Monday, May 28
Quarter ends Friday, June 8
Convocation Saturday, June 9