Find important Harris events and holidays, school closings, and other dates and deadlines here.

Harris Academic Calendar

Winter 2020

Quarter Begins

Monday, January 6

Deadline to apply for March graduation

Friday, January 10
Friday of week 1

Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago

Friday, January 10
Friday of week 1

Add/drop deadline: Last Day to Change Course Registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor

Friday, January 17 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed)

Monday, January 20

Pass/fail deadline winter

Monday, February 3 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Spring course info for all departments visible on My.Uchicago

Monday, February 10

Monday of week 6

Pre-Registration for spring quarter Harris courses

Monday, February 10 (8:30am) - Wednesday, February 12 (5:00pm)

Week 6

Academic Showcase – learn about spring Harris courses

Tuesday, February 11

Tuesday of week 6

Registration opens for spring courses

Monday, February 24 (8:30am)

Monday of week 8

Quarter Ends

Saturday, March 21

Winter Quarter Grades Due

Tuesday, March 24

Quarter Break

Sunday, March 22 – Sunday, March 29

Spring 2020

Quarter Begins (Delayed Start)

Monday, April 6

Deadline to apply for June graduation

Friday, April 10
Friday of week 1

Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago

Friday, April 10
Friday of week 1

Add/drop deadline: Last Day to Change Course Registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor

Friday, April 17 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2

Pass/fail deadline

Monday, May 4 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Memorial Day (University closed)

Monday, May 25

Spring Quarter graduating student grades due Tuesday, June 9th, noon

Quarter ends

Saturday, June 13

Convocation

Sunday, June 14

Spring Quarter Grades Due

Tuesday, June 16

Quarter Break

Sunday, June 14 – Sunday, June 21

Summer 2020

Quarter Begins

Monday, June 22

Deadline to apply for August graduation

Friday, June 26
Friday of week 1

Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.UChicago

Friday, June 26
Friday of week 1

Add/drop deadline: Last Day to Change Course Registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor

Friday, July 3 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2

Independence Day (University closed)

Friday, July 3

Pass/fail deadline

Monday, July 20 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Quarter ends

Saturday, August 29

Summer quarter grades due (graduating and continuing students)

Wednesday, September 2

Autumn 2020

Deadline to apply for a Harris Certificate (Returning Students)

Monday, August 3

 

Academic English Preparation Program (AEPP) begins

Thursday, August 6

Jumpstart begins

Monday, August 17

Math Camp begins

Monday, August 31

Labor Day (University closed)

Monday, September 7

Autumn quarter course info for all graduate departments viewable on my.UChicago

TBD (early September)

Pre-Registration for autumn courses

Friday, September 4 (8:30am) - Tuesday, September 8 (5:00pm)

Registration opens for autumn courses

Monday, September 21 (8:30am)

Autumn quarter begins

Tuesday, September 29

Deadline to apply for December graduation

Friday, October 2
Friday of week 1

Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago

Friday, October 2
Friday of week 1

Add/drop deadline: Last day to change autumn course registration. In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor.

Friday, October 9 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2

Autumn deadline to apply for a Harris Certificate

Friday, October 23 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 4

Pass/Fail deadline 

Monday, October 26 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Academic Showcase: Learn about winter Harris courses

Thursday, November 5

Thursday of week 6

Pre-Registration for Winter quarter Harris courses

Friday, November 6 (8:30 am) - Tuesday, November 12 (11:59 pm)
Week 7

Winter course info for all departments visible on My.Uchicago

Monday, November 9
Monday of Week 7

Registration opens for winter courses

Monday, November 16 (8:30am)

Monday of week 8

Thanksgiving (University Closed)

Thursday-Friday, November 26-27

Quarter ends

Saturday, December 12

Autumn Quarter Grades Due

Wednesday, December 16

Quarter Break

Sunday, December 12 – Sunday, January 3, 2021

Winter 2021

Quarter Begins

Monday, January 4

Deadline to apply for March graduation

Friday, January 8
Friday of week 1

Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago

Friday, January 8
Friday of week 1

Add/drop deadline: Last Day to Change Course Registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor

Friday, January 15 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed)

Monday, January 18

Pass/fail deadline winter

Monday, February 1 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Academic Showcase: learn about spring Harris courses

Tuesday, February 9

Tuesday of week 6

Pre-Registration for spring quarter Harris courses

Monday, February 12 (8:30am) - Tuesday, February 16 (5:00pm)
Week 7

Spring course info for all departments visible on My.Uchicago

Monday, February 15

Monday of week 7

Registration opens for spring courses

Monday, February 22 (8:30am)

Monday of week 8

Quarter Ends

Saturday, March 20

Winter Quarter Grades Due

Wednesday, March 24

Quarter Break

Sunday, March 20 – Sunday, March 28

Spring 2021

Quarter Begins

Monday, March 29

Deadline to apply for June graduation

Friday, April 2
Friday of week 1

Last day that students can make changes to course registration in my.uchicago

Friday, April 2
Friday of week 1

Add/drop deadline: Last Day to Change Course Registration
In week 2 all changes must be made through advisor

Friday, April 9 (5:00pm)
Friday of week 2

Pass/fail deadline

Monday, April 26 (9:00am)
Monday of week 5

Memorial Day (University closed)

Monday, May 31

Grading deadline for graduating students

Tuesday, June 8 (9:00am)

Quarter ends

Saturday, June 12

Convocation

Saturday, June 12

Spring Quarter Grades Due

Wednesday, June 16