Important Dates for 2019-2020

For the full "see blue." U schedule, visit www.uky.edu/seeblueU/dates

For the full Academic Calendar, visit www.uky.edu/registrar/content/academic-calendar.

For Common Hour Review schedule, visit www.uky.edu/thestudy/common-hour-review-schedule

For Common Hour Exam schedule, visit www.uky.edu/registrar/content/fall-common-hour-exam-schedule.  

For UK event calendar, visit http://calendar.uky.edu

For UK Athletics calendar, visit https://ukathletics.com.

 

August

August 17, 2019 Move-in: Panhellenic Sorority Recruitment, Wildcat Marching Band, BCTC, International Students
August 19, 2019 Move-in: Living-Learning Programs
August 21, 2019 Move-in: First-year and returning students
August 21 - 25, 2019 K Week
August 21, 2019 K Week Parents and Families Reception in the Gatton Student Center Ballroom (7 p.m. - 9 p.m.)
August 22, 2019 New Student Induction Ceremony in Memorial Coliseum (10 a.m. - 11 a.m.) - UK families are welcome to attend.
August 22, 2019 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
August 22, 2019 Fraternity and Sorority Life Rock the Block in Greek Park (6 p.m. - 8 p.m.)
August 23, 2019 SAB Campus Ruckus on Pieratt Fields (8 p.m. - 11 p.m.)
August 24, 2019 EMPOWER: Women's Leadership Program open house in 334 White Hall (2 p.m. - 3 p.m.)
August 24, 2019 IFC Main Lawn Mingle on the lawn in front of the Main Building (4 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
August 25, 2019 Second Year Success Program Kick-off 
August 26, 2019 First day of classes and First Day of School Photos on the Rose Street Walkway (8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
August 26, 2019 UHS Bubbles and Brunch (10 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
August 26, 2019 Veterans Resource Center Welcome Back BBQ & Resource Fair (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
August 28, 2019 IFC Convocation (6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
August 29, 2019 Get Involved! Undergraduate Research Info Session in 200 Funkhouser (5:30 p.m.)
August 30, 2019 Last day to add a class
August 30, 2019 Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
August 30, 2019 IFC Meet the Chapters at White Hall Night (5 p.m. - 9 p.m.)
August 30, 2019 IFC deadline to sign up
August 30, 2019 SAB Paint U in the Gatton Student Center Parking Lot (9 p.m. - 12 a.m.)

September

August 30 - September 2, 2019 Labor Stay
September 1, 2019 SAB Street Fair on Avenue of Champions (2 p.m. - 7 p.m.)
September 2, 2019 Labor Day - Academic holiday
September 2, 2019 IFC potential new member (PNM) meeting with Rho Alphas (5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
September 3, 2019 Cat Chat Live! - Family Weekend Overview (3 p.m. ET)
September 3, 2019 UHS Healthy Happy Hour (2 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
September 5, 2019 Part-time Jobs Fair
September 5, 2019 IFC Chapter Invite Night (6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)
September 6, 2019 IFC Chapter Invite Night (6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)
September 7, 2019 IFC Bid Day (9 a.m.)
September 10, 2019 Cat Chat Live! - Helping your student with homesickness (3 p.m. ET)
September 10, 2019 RD On the Go in the Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
September 10, 2019 Get Involved! Undergraduate Research Info Session in 306A Funkhouser (4:30 p.m.)
September 11, 2019 Leadership Workshop (12 p.m. - 1 p.m.)
September 12, 2019 WellKentucky Student Summit
September 13, 2019 WellKentucky Student Summit
September 13, 2019 Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student's transcript
September 13, 2019 Last day to change grading option (pass/fail to letter grade or letter grade to pass/fail; credit to audit or audit to credit)
September 13-15, 2019 Family Weekend
September 17, 2019 Diversity Career Networking Night
September 18, 2019 Education Abroad & Exchanges Fall Fair
September 19, 2019 Student Involvement Fair, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Gatton Student Center
September 20, 2019 Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
September 20, 2019 EMPOWER: Women's Leadership Program application deadline
September 22, 2019 Leadership Summit Kick-off and On-camus Retreat
September 23, 2019 Leadership Workshop (5 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
September 24, 2019 Cat Chat Live! - Helping your student manage conflict (3 p.m. ET)
September 24, 2019 Fall hireblue Internship and Career Fair - All academic majors
September 25, 2019 Fall hireblue Internship and Career Fair - All academic majors
September 25, 2019 UHS Biometric screening in 231 Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
September 30 - November 27, 2019 Students are prohibited from changing academic major

October

October 1, 2019 UHS Healthy Happy Hour (2 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
October 1, 2019 UHS Flu Shot Clinic at UHS (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
October 1, 2019 Education Abroad & Exchanges Scholarship deadline for winter/spring programs
October 2, 2019 Gaines Center for the Humanities 2019 Bale Boone Symposium will host author Tayari Jones in the Singletary Center Concert Hall (7 p.m.)
October 2, 2019 Law Schools Fair
October 4-26, 2019 Keeneland Fall Meet
October 6, 2019 DanceBlue 5K at Kroger Field (2 p.m.)
October 7, 2019 Homecoming Royalty Showcase in the Gatton Student Center Ballroom (7 p.m.)
October 8, 2019 Leadership Workshop (12 p.m. - 1 p.m.)
October 8, 2019 RD On the Go in the Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
October 8, 2019 UHS Flu Shot Clinic in 330A/B Gatton Student Center (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
October 9, 2019 UHS Flu Clinic in the William T. Young Library Gallery (4 p.m. - 8 p.m.)
October 10, 2019 Depression screenings with the UK Counseling Center
October 10, 2019 Alumni Association Grad Salute
October 11, 2019 Alumni Association Grad Salute
October 12, 2019 UK Homecoming football game
October 14-28, 2019 Midterm grading window is open. The midterm grading window will close at 5 p.m. on October 28.
October 15, 2019 Cat Chat Live! - Helping your student manage anxiety and stress (3 p.m. ET)
October 15, 2019 UHS Flu Shot Clinic at UHS (3 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
October 16, 2019 UHS Flu Shot Clinic in the Johnson Center (3 p.m. - 7 p.m.)
October 17, 2019 Graduate and Professional School Fair
October 21, 2019 Midterm of 2019 fall semester
October 21-22, 2019 Fall Break - Academic holiday
October 23, 2019 Biometric screening in 231 Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
October 23, 2019 UHS Flu Shot Clinic in the William T. Young Library Gallery (5 p.m. - 8 p.m.)
October 23, 2019 5-Minute Fast Track Undergraduate Research Competition in William T. Youn Library Auditorium (5 p.m.)
October 24, 2019 Leadership Workshop (5 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
October 25, 2019 DanceBlue Silent Auction in the Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field (7 p.m.)
October 30, 2019 IMPACT Leadership Program information session

November

November 1, 2019 Last day for filing an application for a December 2019 undergraduate or graduate degree online in myUK
November 4 - January 14, 2020 Priority registration for the 2020 spring semester. Add/Drop for registered students for the 2020 spring semester
November 5, 2019 UHS Healthy Happy Hour (2 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
November 6, 2019 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."
November 8, 2019 Leadership Workshop (12 p.m. - 1 p.m.)
November 9, 2019 SAB Silent Disco in the Gatton Student Center Ballroom (9 p.m. - 12 a.m.)
November 12, 2019 RD On the Go in the Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
November 13, 2019 Big Blue Thank You in the Gatton Student Center (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
November 19, 2019 Cat Chat Live! - Warning signs of depression and how you can help (3 p.m. ET)
November 20, 2019 UHS Biometric screening in 231 Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
November 20, 2019 Leadership Workshop (5 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
November 27-30, 2019 Thanksgiving - Academic holidays

December

December 1, 2019 Education Abroad & Exchanges Scholarship deadline for embedded programs
December 2-6, 2019 Less Stress More Success Week
December 3, 2019 Cat Chat Live! - What to do when your student's valures change (3 p.m. ET)
December 3, 2019 UHS Healthy Happy Hour (2 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
December 9-23, 2019 Final grading window is open. The final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is 5 p.m., December 23.
December 11, 2019 RD On the Go in the Gatton Student Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
December 13, 2019 Last day of classes. 
December 16-20, 2019 Final examinations. Students must move out of their residence hall on the day of their last final exam.
December 20, 2019 End of 2019 fall semester
December 20, 2019 IMPACT Leadership Program application deadline
December 20, 2019 December Commencement

January

January 15, 2020 First day of classes
January 20, 2020 Martin Luther King's birthday - Academic holiday
January 22, 2020 Last day to add a class
January 22, 2020 Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
January 22, 2020 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 22, 2020 Education Abroad & Exchanges Spring Fair

February

February 1, 2020 Education Abroad & Exchanges Scholarship deadline for summer programs
February 5, 2020 Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student's transcript
February 5, 2020 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 12, 2020 Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
February 14, 2020 Summer Medical Observation Program Applications Open
February 19, 2020 Spring hireblue Intership & Career Fairs - All academic majors
February 20, 2020 Spring hireblue Intership & Career Fairs - All academic majors

March

March 2-6, 2020 Midterm grading window is open. The midterm grading window will close at 5 p.m. on March 16.
March 2-April 22, 2020 Students are prohibited from changing academic majors.
March 9, 2020 Midterm of 2020 spring semester
March 10, 2020 Alumni Association Grad Salute
March 11, 2020 Alumni Association Grad Salute
March 16-21, 2020 Spring vacation - Academic holidays
March 20, 2020 Last day for filing an application for a May 2020 undergraduate or graduate degree online in myUK
March 23-27, 2020 Women's Leadership Week
March 24, 2020 Education Career Fair
March 30-June 21, 2020 Priority registration for the 2020 fall semester and the 2020 summer session. Add/Drop period for all students registered for Fall 2020.

April

April 1, 2020 Education Abroad & Exchanges Scholarship deadline for fall programs
April 3, 2020 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 4, 2020 Diversity Careers Conference
April 4-26, 2020 Keeneland Spring Meet
April 27-May 11, 2020 Final grading window is open. The final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is 5 p.m., May 11.
April 29, 2020 14th annual Showcase of Undergraduate Scholars in the Gatton Student Center Ballroom (3 p.m. - 6 p.m.)

May

May 1, 2020 Last day of classes.
May 4-8, 2020 Final examinations. Students must move out of their residence hall on the day of their last final exam.
May 8, 2020 End of 2020 spring semester
May 8 and 9 Commencement