2018 Summer Session

Summer Session 2018 - Important Dates

First day of classes          May 8 
End of summer session    August 2

Registrar Recommended Course Timeframes

Although departments and colleges can offer their course sections at varying lengths, the Registrar's Office recommends the following timeframes:

 

1st 4 Weeks          May 8 to June 5 
2nd 4 Weeks June 6 to July 4    
3rd 4 Weeks    July 5 to August 2
1st 6 Weeks May 8 to June 19    
2nd 6 Weeks    June 21 to August 2
1st 8 Weeks    May 8 to July 3
2nd 8 Weeks    June 7 to August 2

Any course that follows one of the above Registrar recommended course timeframes will have unique course deadlines. Please check the specific course section in the course catalog and myUK GPS for these dates.

Registration Windows for Summer Session 2018

New Program Graduate Students 
New Post-Baccalaureate Students

April 24 -July 25 

 

New Non-Degree

April 24 – July 25 


 

Add/Drop Dates (All students)

April 24- July 25 

 

Summer Session 2018 Calendar

February

  • February 17-June 16 -- Saturday through Saturday - Approved time period to apply online in myUK for an August 2018 degree from the Graduate School
  • February 28 - Wednesday - Last day for filing an application for an August 2018 undergraduate degree online in myUK

March

  • March 15 -- Thursday - Priority filing deadline for financial aid for the 2018 Summer Session

April

  • April 7 -- Saturday - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2018 Summer Session
  • April 15 -- Sunday - Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Admissions for undergraduate admission for the 2018 Summer Session
  • April 15 -- Sunday - Last day to submit application for degree to receive an August 2018 degree in the Graduate School and be on the "Early list" for whom degrees will be conferred in August
  • April 24-30 -- Tuesday through Monday - 2018 Summer Session registration and add/drop continue for students enrolled in the 2018 Spring Semester

May

  • May 7 -- Monday - Beginning of College of Pharmacy 15-week Summer Term
  • May 7 -- Monday - “see blue” U Orientation and Registration for new and returning students
  • May 8 -- Tuesday - First day of classes
  • May 8 -- Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • May 8-9 -- Tuesday through Wednesday - Late registration for returning students not already registered and new applicants cleared late for admission. A late fee is assessed to students who register late.
  • May 9 -- Wednesday - Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services for tuition waiver for the 2018 Summer Session
  • May 15 -- Tuesday - Last day to add a class for the 2018 Summer Session
  • May 15 -- Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • May 22 -- Tuesday - Payment deadline of registration fees and/or housing and dining fees-if total amount due is not paid as indicated on the account statement, a late payment fee of 1.5 percent of the amount past due will be assessed
  • May 26 -- Saturday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • May 26 -- Saturday - Last day to change grading option (pass/fail to letter grade or letter grade to pass/fail; credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • May 28 -- Monday - Memorial Day -- Academic Holiday
  • May 30 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • May 30 -- Wednesday - Last day for doctoral candidates for an August degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School

June

  • June 6 -- Wednesday - Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Undergraduate Admission and University Registrar for change of residency status for the 2018 Summer Session
  • June 18-July 13 -- Monday through Friday - Summer “see blue” U Orientation for new freshmen, transfer students, auditors, non-degree and readmitted students enrolling for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Last day to submit application for degree to receive an August degree in the Graduate School
  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Last day for doctoral candidates for the August 2018 degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final exam in the Graduate School
  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Midterm of 2018 Summer Session
  • June 30 -- Saturday - Last day for filing an application for a December 2018 undergraduate degree online in myUK

July

  • July 4 -- Wednesday - Independence Day -- Academic Holiday
  • July 8 -- Sunday - Last day to withdraw from the University or reduce course load. Students can withdraw or reduce course load after this date only for “urgent non-academic reasons.”
  • July 19 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for an August degree to sit for the final examination in the Graduate School
  • July -- 20 Friday - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • July 26 Thursday – Last day for candidates for August 2018 degree to submit thesis/dissertation for formal review to the Graduate School
  • July 23-August 6 -- Monday through Monday - Final Grading window is open. The final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight, August 6.

August

  • August 2 -- Thursday - Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program registered through August 2 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2018 Fall Semester registration and tuition waiver
  • August 2 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for an August degree to submit thesis/dissertation to the Graduate School
  • August 2 -- Thursday - Final Examinations
  • August 2 -- Thursday - End of 2018 Summer Session
  • August 6 -- Monday – Final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight
  • August 18 -- Saturday - End of College of Pharmacy 15-week Summer Term