Spring 2019 Semester

Spring 2019 - Important Dates

First day of classes          January 9
Last day to add a class January 15    
Last day to drop without a W
or change grading option   
January 30
Midterm March 4    
Spring Break March 11-16    
Finals Week     April 29-May 3
End of spring semester    May 3

 

2019 Spring Semester Calendar

February 2018

  • February 15, 2018 - Thursday -- Priority filing deadline for the 2018-2019 academic year for financial aid for entering freshmen
  • February 28, 2018 - Wednesday -- Last day for filing an application for an August 2018 undergraduate degree online in myUK

March 2018

  • March 15, 2018 - Thursday -- Priority filing deadline for the 2018-2019 academic year for financial aid for continuing and transfer students

August 2018

  • August 15, 2018 - Wednesday -- Deadline for international applications to be submitted to The Graduate School for the 2019 Spring Semester

September 2018

  • September 15, 2018 - Saturday -- Deadline for applying with college deans for reinstatement after a second academic suspension for the 2019 Spring Semester
  • September 16-February 20 - Sunday through Wednesday -- Approved time period to apply online in myUK for a May 2019 degree from the Graduate School

October 2018

  • October 1, 2018 - Monday -- Deadline for students to schedule an appointment for reinstatement in all colleges for the 2019 Spring Semester
  • October 14, 2018 - Sunday -- Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Admissions for undergraduate applicants planning to attend November “see blue” U Orientation (including registration for spring classes)
  • October 14, 2018 - Sunday -- Deadline for undergraduate international applicants to submit 2019 Spring Semester application

November 2018

  • November 16, 2018 - Friday -- “see blue” U Orientation for freshmen, transfer, and readmission students admitted for Spring 2019
  • November 27, 2018 - Tuesday -- Final deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Admissions for undergraduate admission for the 2019 Spring Semester
  • November 28-January 6 - Wednesday through Sunday -- Add/Drop for registered students for the 2019 Spring Semester
  • November 30, 2018 - Friday -- Last day for filing an application for a May 2019 undergraduate degree online in myUK

December 2018

  • December 3, 2018 - Monday -- Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2019 Spring Semester
  • December 5, 2018 - Wednesday -- Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program registered through December 5 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2019 Spring Semester registration and tuition waiver

January

  • January 2-5 - Wednesday through Saturday -- Opening-of-term add/drop for registered students
  • January 2-7 - Wednesday through Monday -- Registration for new program graduate students
  • January 3-7 - Thursday through Monday -- Registration for new post-baccalaureate students
  • January 4 - Friday -- International Student “see blue” U Orientation
  • January 7 - Monday -- “see blue” U Orientation and Registration for new freshman and transfer students who have been cleared for admission but did not priority register, including registration for Evening and Weekend
  • January 7-8 - Monday and Tuesday -- Opening-of-term add/drop for registered students
  • January 8 - Tuesday -- Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • January 8 - Tuesday -- “see blue” U Orientation and Registration for readmission and non-degree students including registration for Evening and Weekend
  • January 9 - Wednesday -- First day of classes
  • January 9-15 - Wednesday through Tuesday -- Late registration for returning students who did not priority register and new applicants cleared late for admission. A late fee is assessed to students who register late.
  • January 15 - Tuesday -- Last day to add a class for the 2019 Spring Semester
  • January 15 - Tuesday -- Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • January 15 - Tuesday -- Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program who registered and/or changed schedules after December 5 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2019 Spring Semester registration and tuition waiver
  • January 21 - Monday -- Martin Luther King Birthday - Academic Holiday
  • January 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 1.50 percent of the amount past due will be assessed
  • January 30 - Wednesday -- Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • January 30 - Wednesday -- Last day to change grading option (pass/fail to letter grade or letter grade to pass/fail; credit to audit or audit to credit)

February

  • February 1 - Friday -- Deadline for international applications to be submitted to The Graduate School for the 2019 Fall Semester
  • February 1 - Friday -- Preferred deadline for submitting application for admission to the College of Dentistry for the 2019 Fall Semester
  • February 6 - Wednesday -- Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • February 7 - Thursday -- Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Undergraduate Admission and University Registrar for change of residency status for 2019 Spring Semester
  • February 20 - Wednesday -- Last day for doctoral candidates for a May 2019 degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School
  • February 20 - Wednesday -- Last day to apply for a May 2019 Graduate School degree online in myUK
  • February 25-March 11 - Monday through Monday -- Midterm Grading window is open. The mid-term grading window will close at midnight on March 11.
  • February 25-April 17 - Monday through Wednesday -- Students are prohibited from changing academic major
  • February 26 - Tuesday -- Last day for submission of application for admission to the College of Law for the 2019 Fall Semester
  • February 28 - Thursday -- Last day for filing an application for an August 2019 undergraduate degree online in myUK

March

  • March 4 - Monday -- Midterm of 2019 Spring Semester
  • March 11-16 - Monday through Saturday -- Spring Vacation - Academic Holidays
  • March 20 - Wednesday -- Last day for filing an application for a May 2019 undergraduate degree online in myUK
  • March 25-April 16 - Monday through Tuesday -- Priority registration for the 2019 Fall Semester and 2019 Summer Session
  • March 29 - Friday -- 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.”

April

  • April 4 - Thursday -- Last day for candidates for a May 2019 degree to schedule a final examination  in The Graduate School
  • April 5 - Friday -- Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2019 Summer Session
  • April 15 - Monday -- Early deadline for an August 2019 degree applications to be submitted in order to have degrees conferred
  • April 18 - Thursday -- Last day for candidates for a May 2019 degree to sit for a final examination
  • April 22-May 6 - Monday through Monday -- Final Grading window is open. The final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight, May 6.
  • April 23-29 - Tuesday through Monday -- 2019 Summer Session registration and add/drop continue for students enrolled in the 2019 Spring Semester
  • April 26 - Friday -- Last day of classes
  • April 26 - Friday -- Last day candidates for May 2019 degree to submit thesis/dissertation for formal review to The Graduate School
  • April 29-May 3 - Monday through Friday -- Final Examinations
  • April 30-June 15 - Tuesday through Saturday -- Add/Drop for priority registered students for the 2019 Fall Semester

May

  • May 3 - Friday -- End of 2019 Spring Semester
  • May 3 - Friday -- Last day for candidates for a May 2019 degree to have a thesis/dissertation accepted by The Graduate School
  • May 3 and 5 - Friday and Sunday -- Commencement - www.uky.edu/commencement
  • May 6 - Monday -- Final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight
  • May 6-August 16 - Monday through Friday -- College of Pharmacy 15-Week Summer Term