Dates & Deadlines

Important semester-by-semester dates and deadlines, including the last day to use EMPOWER for adding, dropping, and changing classes. 

EventDate
Registration for the summer 2022 semester beginsMonday, April 6
First day of summer instructionThursday, May 3
Deadline for most financial aid applicationsTuesday, May 10
Holiday – Memorial DayMonday, May 30
Holiday – Founder’s DayFriday, July 1
Holiday – Independence Day (Observed)Monday, July 4
Last day of instructionFriday, August 5
Registration for the fall 2022 semester beginsMonday, July 11
Deadline for most scholarshipsFriday, July 29
Deadline for applications for admission/residential centerFriday, August 5
Open registration (on campus)Wednesday, August 17
Residence center opensWednesday, August 17
First day of instructionMonday, August 22
Last day to add semester-long classesFriday, August 26
Last day to add semester-long classes w/ instructor permissionFriday, September 2
Holiday – Labor DayMonday, September 5
Deadline for dropsFriday, September 9
Student progress reports dueFriday, October 7
Deadline for student-initiated withdrawalsFriday, October 7
Deadline for faculty-initiated withdrawalsFriday, October 14
Holiday – Alaska DayTuesday, October 18
Holiday – Inuit DayMonday, November 7
Holiday – Veteran’s DayFriday, November 11
Holiday – ThanksgivingThurs/Fri November 24-25
Last day of instructionSaturday, December 3
Deadline for faculty to post gradesMonday, December 5
Residence center closesMonday, December 5
Registration for the Spring 2023 semester beginsWednesday, November 16
Deadline for most scholarshipsThursday, December 1
Early registration for current students (on campus)Thursday, December 1
Deadline for application for admission/residential centerFriday, December 17
Open registration (Tuzzy Library)Wednesday, January 11
Residence center opensWednesday, January 11
Holiday – Martin Luther King Day (observed)Monday, January 16
First day of instructionTuesday, January 17
Last day to add semester-long classesFriday, January 20
Last day to add semester-long classes w/ instructor permissionFriday, January 27
Deadline for dropsFriday, February 3
Holiday – President’s DayMonday, February 20
Deadline for student-initiated withdrawalsFriday, March 10
Student progress reports dueFriday, March 10
Deadline for faculty-initiated withdrawalsFriday, March 17
Holiday – Seward’s DayMonday, March 27
Deadline for Applications for GraduationFriday, March 24
Graduating students’ preliminary grades to RegistrarFriday, March 31
Last day of instructionThursday, April 27
CommencementSaturday, April 29
Residence center closesSunday, April 30
Holiday – Alumni DayMonday, May 1
Deadline for faculty to post gradesTuesday, May 2