Academic Calendar

Term:  Summer 2020

Part of Term:  Full Term

Event:  All Events


October 2019
October 07      

Degree Application Available

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


March 2020
March 30      

Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 Begins

Summer and Fall 2020 registration time assignments are now available.


April 2020
April 15      

Student Account Payment Plans open; 3x Payment Plan and VA Payment Plan Options Available


May 2020
May 04      

Student Account Payment 2x Payment Plan Option Opens

May 11      

Student Account Payment 2x Payment Plan Option Ends; enrollment on May 10th requires 66% payment

May 11      

Summer Payment Due and Cancellation

Payment in full or participation in a payment plan is required before noon on May 11, 2020 for all Summer bills. Schedules will be cancelled for students who haven't paid in full or participated in a payment plan before noon on this date.

May 21      

Student Account Payment Plan Options End

May 21      

Financial Aid Disbursements Begin for Summer 1, Full Term, and ELI Summer 1

May 25      

Memorial Day (UA closed)

May 27      

Classes Begin

May 30      

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


June 2020
June 04      

Student Account Payment Plan Option Ends for VA Students

June 05      

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.

June 10      

Summer Payments Due and Second Cancellation

Payment in full or participation in a payment plan is required before noon on June 10, 2020 for all Summer bills. Schedules will be cancelled for students who haven't paid in full or participated in a payment plan before noon on this date.


July 2020
July 03      

Independence Day (UA closed)

July 07      

Last Day to Drop a Course with a Grade of "W" for Summer 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.

July 29      

Last Day to Withdraw from the Summer Full/Summer 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.

July 29      

Classes End

July 30      

Final Exams - Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet between 7:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 4:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

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

July 31      

Final Exams - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet between 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet 6:00 p.m. or later along with conflicts and courses not scheduled otherwise

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


August 2020
August 01      

Summer Commencement

Please visit the Commencement website for more information.

August 04      

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

Grades for all summer classes are due tonight at 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

August 19      

Undergraduate Transfer Credit Deadline

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

August 21      

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.

August 21      

Diploma Address 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.


September 2020
September 11      

Diploma Ship Day

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