Academic Calendar

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Academic & Student Calendar

Fall
2016
Advance registration for degree students March 28
*Cross registration July 13
Open registration for non-degree students July 20
Classes begin August 29
Labor Day, no classes September 5
Last day to add courses, or to choose pass/fail option September 9
Last Day to drop courses, change to audit, withdraw September 30
Mid-semester October 15
Election Day—no exams scheduled November 8
Veterans Day, no classes November 11
No classes November 23
Thanksgiving Holidays (Thurs/Fri/Sat) November 24-26
Last day to give announced oral or written exams before
finals week
December 2
Last week of classes, finals week—MANCHESTER ONLY December 12 -17
Classes End December 17
Webcat faculty grade submission deadline at noon December 29

*Matriculated students at the University of New Hampshire and the University of New Hampshire at Manchester may take UNH courses at either campus. Students must have permission from their academic adviser to cross register for the fall and spring semesters. Students may register at either registration office for the courses on a space-available basis during cross registration periods. Course restrictions may apply. For more information, students should contact Rachel Towbridge, Asst. Registrar, Stoke Hall, Durham or Doreen Palmer, Associate Registrar, UNH Manchester, 88 Commercial Street.

Spring
2016
Continuing/readmitted students begin registering for maximum of 20 credits (3.0 min. GPA) January 19
Classes begin January 26
Webcat registration ends at 4:30pm February 2
Last day to drop most courses for 100% refund February 2
Last day to drop most courses for 75% refund February 5
Last day to add courses or to choose pass/fail option February 12
Last day to drop courses, change to audit or withdraw February 26
Last day to drop most courses for 50% refund February 26
Mid-Semester March 12
Spring Recess March 14-19
Last week of classes, finals week May 10-16
Classes end May 16
Honors Convocation May 17
Commencement May 19
Webcat faculty grade submission deadline at noon May 27

Summer
2016
Summer registration opens March 28
Summer session #1 beings (5 weeks) May 23
Summer session #2 begins (10 weeks) May 23
Memorial Day, no classes May 30
Summer session #1 ends June 23
Summer session #3 begins (5 weeks) June 27
Independence Day, no classes July 4
Summer session #3 ends July 28
Summer session #2 ends August 3
Webcat faculty grade submission deadline at noon  August 23

January
2016
2017
Registration begins October 24  
Online classes begin December 28  
New Year's Day, University Holiday   January 2
January term on-campus and hybrid classes begin   January 3
Martin Luther King Jr. day, University holiday   January 16
January term classes end   January 20