Spring 2022 Semester

Spring 2022 - Important Dates

First day of classes          January 10
Last day to add a class January 14  
Last day to drop without a W or change grading option    January 28
Midterm March 14
Finals Week     May 2-5
End of spring semester    May 6

2022 Spring Semester Calendar 

February 2021

  • February 15, 2021 - Monday - Priority filing deadline for the 2021-2022 academic year for financial aid for entering freshmen

March 2021

  • March 15, 2021 - Monday - Priority filing deadline for the 2021-2022 academic year for financial aid for continuing and transfer students

September 2021

  • September 15, 2021 - Wednesday - Deadline for international applications to be submitted to the Graduate School for the 2022 Spring Semester
  • September 15, 2021 - Wednesday - Deadline for applying with college deans for reinstatement after a second academic suspension for the 2022 Spring Semester

October 2021

  • October 1, 2021 - Friday - Deadline for students to schedule an appointment for reinstatement in all colleges for the 2022 Spring Semester
  • October 11-November 23 - Monday through Tuesday - Registration for Spring 2022 for new students in the following categories: On-Line Certificate, Non-Degree Students, Certificate Non-Degree Students, Visiting Students, and On-line Degree Seeking
  • October 15, 2021 - Friday - Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Undergraduate Admission for undergraduate applicants planning to attend November New Student Orientation (including registration for spring classes)
  • October 15, 2021 - Friday - Deadline for undergraduate international applicants to submit 2022 Spring Semester application

November 2021

  • November 19, 2021 - Friday - New Student Orientation for freshmen, transfer, readmission students admitted for spring 2022
  • November 29, 2021 - January 9, 2022 Monday through Sunday - Registration for new program graduate students for Spring 2022
  • November 30, 2021 - Tuesday - Final deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Undergraduate Admission for undergraduate admission for the 2022 Spring Semester

December 2021

  • December 1-20, 2021 - Wednesday through Monday - Add/Drop for registered students for the 2022 Spring Semester
  • December 6, 2021 - Monday - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2022 Spring Semester
  • December 6, 2021-January 9, 2022 - Monday through Sunday - Registration for new post-baccalaureate students for Spring 2022
  • December 8, 2021 - Wednesday - Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program registered through December 8 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2022 Spring Semester registration and tuition waiver

January

  • January 5-8 - Wednesday through Saturday - Opening-of-term add/drop for registered students
  • January 7 - Friday - International Student New Student Orientation
  • January 7 - Friday - K2 welcome program for incoming full-time undergraduate freshmen and transfers
  • January 9 - Sunday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • January 10 - Monday - First day of classes
  • January 10-14 - Monday through Friday - Late registration for returning students who did not priority register and new applicants cleared late for admission. A late fee is assessed students who register late.
  • January 14 - Friday - Last day to add a class for the 2022 Spring Semester
  • January 14 - Friday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • January 14 - Friday - Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program who registered and/or changed schedules after December 8 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2022 Spring Semester registration and tuition waiver
  • January 17 - Monday - Martin Luther King Birthday - Academic Holiday
  • January 22 - Saturday - 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
  • January 28 - Friday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • January 28 - Friday - 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 9 - Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • February 10 - 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 2022 Spring Semester
  • February 20 - Sunday - Last day for doctoral candidates for a May 2022 degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final examination in the Graduate School
  • February 28-March 14 - Monday through Monday - Midterm Grading window is open. The mid-term grading window will close at midnight on March 14.
  • February 28-April 20 - Monday through Wednesday - Students are prohibited from changing academic majors

March

  • March 7-April 19 - Monday through Tuesday - Registration for Fall 2022 and Summer 2022 for new students in the following categories: On-Line Certificate, Non-Degree Students, Certificate Non-Degree Students, Visiting Students, and On-line Degree Seeking
  • March 14 - Monday - Midterm of 2022 Spring Semester - end of ninth week of classes
  • March 14-19 - Monday through Saturday - Spring Vacation - Academic Holidays
  • March 28 - Monday - 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.”
  • March 28-April 19 - Monday through Tuesday - Priority registration for the 2022 Fall Semester and the 2022 Summer Session

April

  • April 1 - Friday - Last day for filing an application for a May 2022 or August 2022 undergraduate or graduate degree online in myUK
  • April 7 - Thursday - Last day for candidates for a May 2022 degree to schedule a final examination in the Graduate School
  • April 8 - Friday - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2022 Summer Session
  • April 15 - Friday - Deadline for international applications to be submitted to the Graduate School for the 2022 Fall Semester
  • April 20-June 19 - Wednesday through Sunday - Registration continues for currently enrolled students not registered for the 2022 Fall semester and add/drop for any currently enrolled students for the 2022 Fall semester
  • April 21 - Thursday - Last day for candidates for a May 2022 graduate degree to sit for a final examination
  • April 25-May 9 - Monday through Monday - Final Grading window is open. Final deadline for submission of grades using Faculty Services in myUK is 5:00 p.m.
  • April 27 - Wednesday - Last day of classes
  • April 25-27 - Monday through Wednesday - Prep Days - Classes DO meet
  • April 28-29 - Thursday and Friday - Reading Days - Classes do NOT meet
  • April 29 - Friday - Last day candidates for a May 2022 degree to submit thesis/dissertation (ETD) for format review to the Graduate School via UKnowledge

May

  • May 2-5 - Monday through Thursday - Final Examinations
  • May 6 - Friday - End of 2022 Spring Semester
  • May 6 - Friday - Last day for candidates for a May 2022 degree to submit final revised thesis/dissertation (EDT)for acceptance by the Graduate School for those students who first submitted April 29
  • May 6 and May 7 - Friday & Saturday - Commencement
  • May 9 - Monday - Final deadline for submission of grades using Faculty Services in myUK is 5:00 p.m.