Academic Calendar

Term:  Fall 2022

Part of Term:  Full Term

Event:  All Events


March 2022
March 07      

Degree Application Available

The online degree application in myBama becomes available for Graduate & Undergraduate students.


July 2022
July 15      

Fall 2022 Bill Available

July 15      

Student Account Payment Plans open; 4x Payment Plan, VA Payment Plan, and Med School Payment Plan Options Available

July 31      

Student Account Payment 4x Payment Plan closes


August 2022
August 01      

Student Account Payment 3x Payment Plan Option opens

August 10      

Fall 2022 Bill Due and Cancellation (subject to approval)

Payment in full or participation in a payment plan is required before noon on August 10, 2022 for all Fall bills. Schedules will be cancelled for students who haven't paid in full or participated in a payment plan before noon on this date.

August 11      

Start of Financial Aid Disbursements for Fall (includes Law)

August 15      

Fall 2022 Late Enrollment Bill Available

August 17      

Classes Begin for Full Term

August 24      

Last Day to Add a Course or Drop a Course Without a Grade of "W" for the Fall Full Term

August 25      

Registration Begins for Fall 2

August 26      

Med School Payment Plan option closes


September 2022
September 02      

Fall 2022 Bill Due and Cancellation (subject to approval)

Payment in full or participation in a payment plan is required before noon on September 2, 2022 for all Fall bills. Schedules will be cancelled for students who haven't paid in full or participated in a payment plan before noon on this date.

September 05      

Labor Day (UA closed)

September 10      

VA Payment Plan option closes

September 16      

Constitution Day (observed) (classes in session and UA offices open)

September 19      

Classes Begin for Fall 2

September 21      

Student Account Payment 3x Payment Plan option closes


October 2022
October 05      

Midterm Grade Entry Deadline (11:59 p.m.)

Midterm grades are due tonight at 11:59 p.m. Instructors are required to submit midterm grades for all 100- and 200-level courses. Furthermore, midterm grading should be used to submit grades assigned for non-attendance. For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click: Grading Information.

October 07      

Degree Application Deadline

Last day to submit a degree application online through myBama. Only after petition and approval by the student's college will an application be accepted after the published deadline. If approved, the student will be assessed a $25 non-refundable late fee in addition to the graduation fee.

October 24      

Registration for Spring 2023 Begins

Spring 2023 registration time assignments are now available.

October 26      

Last Day to Drop a Course with a Grade of "W" for the Fall Full Term

This is a student's last opportunity to drop a course. Drops after this date must be approved and processed by the student's college.


November 2022
November 18      

Last Day for All Examinations and Extended Assignments

The week immediately preceding the final examination period each semester is reserved as a time in which students may concentrate on completing course work and preparing for final examinations. As such, The University prohibits all other examinations and extended assignments during that week.

November 21 - November 27      

Thanksgiving Week - Classes Dismissed

November 24 - November 25      

Thanksgiving - Classes Dismissed (UA offices closed)


December 2022
December 02      

Classes End for Full Term and Fall 2

December 02      

Last Day to Withdraw from the Fall Full/Fall 2 Terms

This is the last day students have to withdraw from the term (all classes) without requiring approval from the student's college Dean's office. Withdrawals from Nursing and Law always require approval from the respective Dean's office.

December 05      

Final Exams - Monday

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 7:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 12:30 p.m. - 1:55 p.m.

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 5:00 p.m. - 5:55 p.m.

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet on Monday and begin 6:00 p.m. or later

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click: Final Exam Information.

December 06      

Final Exams - Tuesday

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 8:00 a.m. - 9:25 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 5:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m.

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet on Tuesday and begin 6:00 p.m. or later

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click: Final Exam Information.

December 07      

Final Exams - Wednesday

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 2:00 p.m. - 3:25 p.m.

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet on Wednesday and begin 6:00 p.m. or later

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click: Final Exam Information.

December 08      

Final Exams - Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 9:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 3:30 p.m. - 4:55 p.m.

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Provisional Exam Period - This time may be used to reschedule final exams for students who have exam conflicts or three or more final exams scheduled on Monday-Wednesday of Final Exam Week. Exams should be rescheduled according to the appropriate priority as outlined in the Final Exam Policy.

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet on Thursday and begin 6:00 p.m. or later

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click: Final Exam Information.

December 09      

Final Exams - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 11:00 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click: Final Exam Information.

December 10      

Fall Commencement

Please visit the Commencement website for more information.

December 13      

Final Grade Entry Deadline (11:59 p.m.)

Any missing grades as of the 11:59 p.m. deadline will result in grades of "N" being assigned as placeholders. Instructors will then be required to submit grade change requests to correct all "N" grades. For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click: Grading Information.

December 22 - January 03      

Classes Dismissed - Holiday Break (UA offices closed)


January 2023
January 11      

Undergraduate Transfer Credit Deadline

Deadline for receipt of transfer credit (on an official transcript) for December graduates. If transfer credit is not received by this date, students will be removed from December graduation and will be required to reapply for May graduation.

January 13      

Degree Completion Deadline

All degrees will be either awarded or denied by the Degree Completion Deadline; no degrees will be awarded after the published deadline. It is the responsibility of the degree candidate to ensure all requirements are met at the end of the term by the published deadline. More information posted under Diplomas & Degrees then Degree Awarding.

January 13      

Diploma Address & Diploma Name Change Deadline

Last day for students to make changes to the diploma address in myBama (Click View Graduation Applications link). Any changes made to the diploma address on the degree application after this date will not be reflected in the diploma order and will lead to delays in the receipt of diplomas.

Students may edit middle name and suffix on the graduation application. These edits are for the diploma name only and do not change the official name on the academic record. Any other changes to the name must be filed in accordance with the UA name change policy. Changes made after this date will not be reflected on the diploma.


February 2023
February 03      

Diploma Ship Day

Diplomas for all December graduates will be shipped no later than this date. A notification will be sent to the Crimson email account when the diploma has shipped.