Important Dates and Deadlines

End of Fall Term 2014 - Spring Term 2015

DateEvent or deadline
March 17St. Patrick’s Day
March 20Last day to drop spring courses/First day of spring
March 23Enrollment begins for summer term
March 28 – April 5Spring Recess
April 6Enrollment begins for fall term
April 17Last day to withdraw without academic penalty
May 8Last day of class
May 10Exams begin
May 13Last day to accept financial aid for spring term/academic year
May 15 – May 17Commencement Weekend
May 16Exams end
May 17University Residence Halls close



June 15Eight-week summer term begins
June 19Tuition due for summer term
July 15SHIP -Student Health Insurance Plan fall annual open enrollment begins
August 7Eight-week summer term ends
August 15SHIP -Student Health Insurance Plan fall annual coverage begins
August 28Tuition e-bills available for students and authorized payers
August 30-31University Residence Hall move-in
September 2Classes begin
September 25Family Day at the UW-Football game
October 9-11Family Weekend

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