University of Wisconsin–Madison

Important Dates and Deadlines

 

May

  • May 4: Last day of class
  • May 4: Deadline for new students (spring term) to complete violence prevention program in person before registration hold
  • May 4: Summer refunds begin soon; is your student enrolled for eRefund?
  • May 4: Last day to accept financial aid for spring term and/or academic year
  • May 5: Study day
  • May 6: Exams begin
  • May 11: Exams end
  • May 11: Commencement Weekend (May 11–13)
  • May 12: Commencement ceremony for bachelor’s, master’s, and law degree candidates
  • May 13: University Residence Halls close
  • May 16: Summer Tuition eBills available for students and Authorized Payers
  • May 19: End of spring-term eligibility for University Health Services
  • May 20: Summer health fee eligibility begins at University Health Services
  • May 21: Four-week summer session begins
  • May 29: Three-week summer session begins

June

  • June 7: Summer refunds begin next week; is your student enrolled for eRefund?
  • June 15: Three-week summer session ends
  • June 15: Four-week summer session ends
  • June 18: Eight-week summer session begins
  • June 22: Tuition due for summer term

July

  • July 15: SHIP (Student Health Insurance Plan) fall/annual open enrollment begins

August

  • Aug. 10: Eight-week summer session ends
  • Aug. 13: Tuition eBills available for students and Authorized Payers
  • Aug. 15: Fall-term eligibility begins for University Health Services
  • Aug. 15: SHIP (Student Health Insurance Plan) fall/annual coverage period begins
  • Aug. 28: Financial aid begins applying to student Tuition Accounts
  • Aug. 29: University Residence Halls move-in (Aug. 29–31, as assigned)
  • Aug. 31: Tuition due for fall term
  • Aug. 31: Summer health fee eligibility ends at University Health Services