March 2018
March 05       Degree Application Available

The online degree application in myBama becomes available for Graduate & Undergraduate students.
March 26       Registration for Summer/Fall 2018 Begins

July 2018
July 16       Fall Bill Available

The Fall bill will open on July 16, 2018. Payment must be made before noon on August 10. Please log in to your student account via myBama to make payment. For more information, visit
Student Accounts.
August 2018
August 10       Fall Payment Due and Cancellation

Payment in full or participation in a payment plan is required before noon on August 10, 2018 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 22       Classes Begin

August 29       Last Day to Add a Course or Drop a Course Without a Grade of "W" for the Fall Full Term

September 2018
September 03       Classes Dismissed - Labor Day (UA offices Closed)

September 17       Constitution Day (classes in session and UA offices open)

September 24 - September 28       Ring Week

Ferguson Center SupeStore location from 10:00-4:00. Balfour will be present to help students with ring and invitation selection.
October 2018
October 05       Degree Application Deadline

Last day to submit a degree application. Application must be submitted 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 10       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 11 - October 12       Graduation Celebration

Ferguson Center Supply Store Lobby - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
During the event, students will receive 10% off bachelor regalia, master regalia, and diploma frames. Student can select rings and invitations with Balfour. A photographer will be present.
October 20       Doctoral, Law, & Faculty Regalia Purchase Deadline

Priority deadline to purchase custom doctoral, faculty, and law regalia. Purchase at the SUPe Store Supply counter in the Ferguson Center or online through the SUPe Store's website
here.
October 25 - October 26       Classes Dismissed - Mid-Semester Study Break (UA offices open)

October 29       Registration for Spring 2019 Begins

October 31       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 2018
November 10       Doctoral, Law, & Faculty Regalia Rental Deadline

Priority deadline to rent doctoral, faculty, or law regalia. Sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date. Rent at the SUPe Store Supply counter in the Ferguson Center or online through the SUPe Store's website
here.
November 21       Classes Dismissed - Thanksgiving (UA offices open)

November 22 - November 23       Classes Dismissed - Thanksgiving (UA offices closed)

November 30       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.
December 2018
December 07       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 07       Classes End

December 10       Final Exams - Monday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Departmental Exam for GN 101/102/103 & SP 101/102/103/201/202

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Monday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
December 11       Final Exams - Tuesday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 12:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Tuesday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
December 12       Final Exams - Wednesday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 9:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 4:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. & classes which being 6:00 p.m. or later on Friday

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 5:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Wednesday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
December 13       Final Exams - Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m. & classes which first meet MWF between 7:00 a.m. - 7:50 a.m.

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Thursday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
December 14       Final Exams - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
December 15       Winter Commencement

Please visit the
Commencement website for more information.
December 18       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.
January 2019
January 16       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 18       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.
February 2019
February 08       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.