Graduate Academic Calendar and Start Dates

UMUC offers a variety of start dates every semester, so you can learn at your own pace, on your own schedule.


Spring 2015 | Summer 2015

Spring 2015

Online and walk-in registration open September 8, 2014.

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Online Session 1

January 20–April 12

January 15

Online Session 2

February 2–April 26

January 28

On-Site Standard Session

February 2–April 26

February 1

Online Session 3

February 16–May 10

February 11

Doctoral Program

January 12–April 13

January 7

MBA Sessions

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

MBA Online (Winter)

January 7–March 17

January 6

MBA Hybrid (Winter)

January 7–March 17

January 6

MBA Online (Spring)

April 8–June 16

April 3

MBA Hybrid (Spring)

April 8–June 16

April 7

One-Year MBA Session 1

January 12–February 15

January 7

One-Year MBA Session 2

February 23–March 29

February 18

One-Year MBA Session 3

April 6–May 10

April 1

One-Year MBA Practicum

February 23–May 10

February 18

Dual MBA

February 2–April 26

January 28

Special Course Sessions

Course

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

COMM 600

February 2–April 12

January 28

COMM 600

January 20–March 30

January 15

COMM 600
(MBA only)

April 8–June 16

April 3

DMGT 600

January 12–March 22

January 7

GU1

January 20–February 23

January 15

GU2

February 2–March 8

January 28

GU3

February 16–March 22

February 11

GU4

March 23–April 26

March 18

UCSP 615A

April 8–May 12

April 3

UCSP 620, 621, 630

February 2–March 29

January 28

UCSP 815

January 12–February 15

January 7

EDTP 650

January 5–May 1

January 2

Golden ID Registration

Registration for Golden ID students is open on the following dates:

  • Online Session 1: January 6, 2015
  • Online Session 2: January 19, 2015
  • On-Site Standard Session: January 19, 2015
  • Online Session 3: February 2, 2015

Golden ID benefits do not apply to specialty graduate programs.

Summer 2015

Online and walk-in registration open February 9, 2015.

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Online Session 1

May 18–August 9

May 13

On-Site Standard Session

May 18–August 9

May 17

Doctoral Program

May 11–August 10

May 6

MBA Sessions

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

MBA Online

July 8–September 15

July 3

MBA On Site

July 8–September 15

July 7

One-Year MBA Session 1

May 25–June 28

May 20

One-Year MBA Session 2

July 6–August 9

July 1

One-Year MBA Practicum

May 25–August 9

May 20

Dual MBA

May 18–August 9

May 13

Special Course Sessions

                             

Course

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

GU1

May 18–June 21

May 13

GU2

June 1–July 5

May 27

GU3

July 13–August 16

July 8

UCSP 615A

July 8–August 11

July 3

UCSP 620, 621, 630

May 18–July 12

May 13

UCSP 815

May 11–June 14

May 6

COMM 600

May 18–July 26

May 13

COMM 600 (MBA only)

July 8–September 15

July 3

DMGT 600

May 11–July 19

May 6

Golden ID Registration

Registration for Golden ID students is open on the following dates:

  • Online Session: May 4, 2015
  • On-Site Standard Session: May 4, 2015

Golden ID benefits do not apply to specialty graduate programs.


Spring 2015 | Summer 2015

Spring 2015

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Online Session 1

January 26

March 13

Online Session 2

February 8

March 27

On-Site Standard Session

February 8

March 27

Online Session 3

February 22

April 10

Doctoral Program

January 19

March 12

MBA Sessions

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

MBA Online (Winter)

January 12

February 20

MBA Hybrid (Winter)

January 12

February 20

MBA Online (Spring)

April 13

May 22

MBA Hybrid (Spring)

April 13

May 22

One-Year MBA Session 1

January 14

February 3

One-Year MBA Session 2

February 25

March 17

One-Year MBA Practicum

February 28

April 13

One-Year MBA Session 3

April 8

April 28

Dual MBA

February 8

March 27

Special Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

GU1

January 22

February 10

GU2

February 4

February 23

GU3

February 18

March 9

GU4

March 25

April 13

UCSP 615A (Winter)

January 9

January 28

UCSP 615A (Spring)

April 10

April 29

UCSP 620, 621, 630

February 6

March 9

UCSP 815

January 14

February 3

DMGT 600

January 17

February 25

COMM 600

February 7

March 18

COMM 600

January 25

March 5

COMM 600 (MBA Only–Winter)

January 12

February 20

COMM 600 (MBA Only–Spring)

April 13

May 22

EDTP 650

January 20

March 30

Summer 2015

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Online Session 1

May 24

July 10

On-Site Standard Session

May 24

July 10

Doctoral Program

May 18

July 13

MBA Sessions

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

MBA Online

July 13

August 21

MBA Hybrid

July 13

August 21

One-Year MBA Session 1

May 27

June 16

One-Year MBA Session 2

July 8

July 28

One-Year MBA Practicum

May 30

July 13

Special Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

                             

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

GU1

May 20

June 9

GU2

June 3

June 23

GU3

July 15

August 4

UCSP 615A

July 13

July 30

UCSP 620, 621, 630

May 22

June 22

UCSP 815

May 13

June 2

COMM 600

May 23

July 1

COMM 600 (MBA only)

July 13

August 21

DMGT 600

May 16

June 24


Spring 2015 | Summer 2015

Spring 2015

 

Type of Application

Deadline

Financial Aid

November 1

Diploma or Certificate

February 15

Change in Residency Classification

March 16

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

March 16

See Residency Determination for Tuition Purposes for more information.

Change to Grading Option (from credit to audit or from audit to regular grade):

One week from the first day of class for eight-week classes and two weeks from the first day of class for classes that are longer than eight weeks.

Summer 2015

Type of Application

Deadline

Financial Aid

April 1

Diploma or Certificate

June 15

Change in Residency Classification

June 15

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

June 15

See Residency Determination for Tuition Purposes for more information.

Change to Grading Option (from credit to audit or from audit to regular grade):

One week from the first day of class for eight-week classes and two weeks from the first day of class for classes that are longer than eight weeks.

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