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Winter 2020

Registration Begins November 4, 2019 

 Winter Session
Classes Begin December 26
Last day to Add/Drop
100% refund, less registration fee
December 27
Drop Deadline with a "W" grade
50% refund, less registration fee
December 30
Last Day to Register for Independent, Directed Study and Experiential Learning December 30
Last day to file Pass/Fail January 2
Course Evaluations Begin (conducted via UMassD email) January 8
Last day to Withdraw "W" January 9
Last day of classes January 14
Last day for final exams January 15
Final Grades Due January 18

Important Dates

  • Wednesday, January 1, New Year's Day, no classes

Spring 2020

Registration Begins November 4, 2019 

 Spring 14-week semesterFirst Spring 7-week semesterSecond Spring 7-week semester
Classes Begin January 21 January 21 March 18
Last day to Add/Drop
100% refund, less registration fee
January 28 January 23 March 20
Drop Deadline with a "W" grade
50% refund, less registration fee
February 3 January 27 March 24
Last day to register for directed/independent study and experiential learning February 14 February 14 February 14
Last day to file Pass/Fail February 26 February 5 April 2
Last day to Withdraw "W" April 10 February 25 April 22
Course evaluations begin (conducted via UMassD email) April 23 March 2 April 28
Last day of Spring classes April 29  March 5 May 4
Last day for final exams May 6 March 17 May 6
Final grades due May 10 March 20 May 10

Important Dates

  • Monday, February 17, President's Day, no classes
  • Tuesday, February 18, no Tuesday class; follow Monday’s schedule
  • Monday-Saturday, March 9-14, Spring Vacation, no classes
  • Monday, April 20, Patriot's Day, no classes
  • Wednesday, April 22, no Wednesday class, follow Monday's schedule

Maymester 3-week session

Registration begins March 2, 2020  |  Registration fee: $30 per term

 Maymester 3-week session
Classes begin May 18 (M)
Last day to Add/Drop
100% refund, less registration fee
May 19 (Tu)
Drop Deadline with a "W" grade
50% refund, less registration fee
May 20 (W)
Last day to file Pass/Fail May 22 (F)
Last day to register for directed/independent study and experiential learning May 22 (F)
No classes: Memorial Day May 25 (M)
Course evaluations begin (conducted via UMassD email) May 29 (F)
Last day to Withdraw "W" June 1 (M)
Last day of Maymester classes June 4 (Th)
Last day for final exams June 5 (F)

Summer 5- and 7-week sessions

Registration Begins March 2, 2020 | Registration Fee: $30 per term

 First 5-week session7-week sessionSecond 5-week session
Classes Begin June 9 (Tu) June 15 (M) July 14 (Tu)
Last day to Add/Drop
100% refund, less registration fee
June 10 (W) June 16 (Tu) July 15 (W)
Drop Deadline with a "W" grade
50% refund, less registration fee
June 12 (F) June 19 (F) July 17 (F)
Last day to file Pass/Fail June 17 (W) July 30 (Tu) July 22 (W)
Last day to Withdraw "W" June 30 (Tu) July 16 (Tu) August 4 (Tu)
Course evaluations begin (conducted via UMassD email) June 29 (M) July 15 (W) August 3 (M)
Last day to register for directed/independent study and experiential learning July 2 (Th) July 2 (Th) July 2 (Th)
Last day of classes July 7 (Tu) July 28 (Tu) August 11 (Tu)
Last day for final exams July 8 (W) July 30 (Th) August 12 (W)

Important Dates

  • Monday, May 25, Memorial Day, no classes
  • Friday, July 3, Independence Day observed, no classes

Fall 2019

Registration Begins April 1, 2019 

 Fall 14-week semesterFirst Fall 7-week semesterSecond Fall 7-week semester
Classes Begin September 4 (W) September 4 (W) October 28 (M)
Last day to Add/Drop
100% refund, less registration fee
September 11 (W) September 5 (Th) October 29 (Tu)
Drop Deadline with a "W" grade
50% refund, less registration fee
September 16 (M) September 9 (M) November 1 (F)
Last day to file Pass/Fail October 10 (Th) September 19 (Th) November 13 (W)
Last day to Withdraw "W" November 15 (F) October 8 (Tu) December 3 (Tu)
Course evaluations begin (conducted via UMassD email) December 3 (Tu) October 15 (Tu) December 9 (M)
Last day to register for directed/independent study and experiential learning October 18 (F) October 18 (F) October 18 (F)
Last day of Fall classes December 9 (M)  October 21 (M) December 12 (Th)
Last day for final exams December 10-16 (Tu-M) October 23 (W) December 17 (Tu)

Important Dates

  • Monday, October 14, Columbus Day, no classes
  • Wednesday, October 16, no Wednesday class; follow Monday’s schedule
  • Monday, November 11, Veterans Day observed, no classes
  • Thursday-Saturday, November 28-30, Thanksgiving recess, no classes
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