UMass Lowell Online and Continuing Education Academic Calendar

Fall 2015 Classes Begin September 1st

Full Term Online Courses:
September 1 - December 5, 2015  (Sec. -031, -032, -033...)

Accelerated Online Courses:
September 1 - November 7, 2015  (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

Full Term On-Campus Courses:
September 1 - December 16, 2015  (Sec. -001, -002)

Accelerated On-Campus Courses:
September 1 - November 7, 2015 (Sec. -051, -052...)

Eight Week MBA Online Courses:
Session 1: September 1 - October 24, 2015 (Sec. -081, -083)
Session 2: October 26 - December 17, 2015 (Sec. -082, -084)

View Fall Class Dates

Spring 2016 Courses Begin January 19th

Full Term Online Courses:

January 19 - April 30, 2016 (Sec. -031, -032)

Accelerated Online Courses:

January 19 - April 2, 2016 (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

Full Term On-Campus Courses:

January 19 - May 3, 2016 ( Sec. -001, -002)

Accelerated On-Campus Courses:

January 19 - April 2, 2016 (Sec. -051, -052...)

Eight Week MBA Session I Online Courses:

January 19 - March 12, 2016 (Sec. -081, -083)

Eight Week MBA Session II Online Courses:

March 21 - May 13, 2016 (Sec. -082, -084)

View Spring Class Dates

Winter Intersession:
December 29, 2015 - January 14, 2016

  • Last day to add a class: 12/30/15
  • Last day to drop a class: 1/4/16
  • Last day to withdraw with "W": 1/12/16
  • No classes will be held on 12/31/15 and 1/1/16
Winter Intersession

Summer 2016 Classes Begin May 16th

Full Term Online Courses:
May 16 - August 6, 2016  (Sec. -031, -032, -033...)

Accelerated Online Courses:
May 16 - July 23, 2016  (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

Full Term On-Campus Courses:
May 16 - August 6, 2016 (Sec. -001, -002...)

Summer Session I On-Campus:
May 16 - June 27, 2016(Sec. -011, -012...)

Summer Session II On-Campus:
July 6 - August 16, 2016 (Sec. -021, -022...)

Accelerated On-Campus Courses:
May 16 - July 23, 2016 (Sec. -051, -052...)

Eight Week MBA Online or On Campus Courses:
May 16 - July 9, 2016 (Sec. -081, -083...)

Holiday Closings and Special Hours

  • November 11, Veterans' Day - University Closed
  • November 25 from 6pm - November 29: Thanksgiving Recess - University Closed
  • December 24: 8:30-2:00pm University Closed
  • December 25: University Closed
  • December 28: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • December 29: Winter Intersession classes begin
  • December 29-30: 8:00am - 7:00pm
  • December 31: OCE Closed
  • December 31 - January 1: No class for Winter Intersession
  • January 1: New Year's Day Observed (University closed)
  • January 2: 8:30am - 2:00pm
  • January 12: Virtual Open House 6:00-7:00pm
  • January 18: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (University closed)
  • February 15: President's Day (University closed)
  • March 13-19: Spring Recess
  • April 18: Patriots' Day (University Closed)

November 2015

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last Day to DROP 8wk Online MBA Session II courses

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Veterans Day (University closed)

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13
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Full-term Undergrad On Campus or Online courses (sec#-031,-001,-032,-002...)

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Last day to ADD w/o permission 8wk MBA courses that began November 10.

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Last day to ADD w permission and Last day to DROP 8wk MBA courses that began November 10.

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Thanksgiving Recess begins at 6:00pm

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Thanksgiving Recess (University closed)

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Thanksgiving Recess (University closed)

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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for Graduate Full-Term Online Courses (section -031).

Thanksgiving Recess (University closed)

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Thanksgiving Recess (University closed)

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Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

December 2015

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad On Campus courses (-001) & Off Campus courses (-041)

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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all MBA Session II 8wk Online courses

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25
Christmas Day Observed (University closed)

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Winter Intersession Begins

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No Intersession Classes Today

Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

January 2016

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
New Year's Day Observed (University closed)

No Intersession Classes Today

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3
4
Last Day to Drop an Intersession Course with a Full Refund

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6
7
8
9
10
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12
Last Day to Withdraw from Winter Intersession with a "W" notation

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14
Last Day of Winter Intersession

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16
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18
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (University closed)

19
Spring Semester Begins

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24
25
Last day to ADD all courses except 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses

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Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

February 2016

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to DROP All Courses except 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses.

Last day to Add with instructor permission.

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15
President's Day (University closed)

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*Monday Night Classes Meet* - No Tuesday Classes tonight

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Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

March 2016

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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2
3
4
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all 8-wk Online MBA Session I courses

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14
Spring
Break
Begins

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Spring
Break

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Spring
Break

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Spring
Break

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Spring
Break

Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Accelerated On Campus or Online courses (sec#-061,-051,...)

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Spring
Break

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21
Session II 8wk MBA Classes Begin

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25
Last Day to ADD 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses

Last day to WITHDRAW with a "W" for ALL Grad Accelerated courses (section -051, -061)

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Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

April 2016

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
Last day for students to complete work for incomplete Fall 2015 courses

Last Day to ADD/DROP 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses

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3
4
5
6
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Full-term Undergrad On Campus or Online courses (sec#-031,-001, -032,-002...)

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15
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad Face-to-Face courses (-001) & Off Campus courses (-041)

Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for Graduate Full-Term Online Courses (section -031).

Monday Classes Meet

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27
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses

30

Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

May 2016

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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-082 Session 2 MBA Courses End

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All Summer Online Classes, Face-to-Face, and Summer I Classes Begin

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Last Day to ADD a Summer I On Campus or Online Course(-01X, -03X,-04X,-05X, -06X, 08X and Full Term courses)

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Memorial Day (University closed)

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Tuition Refund Policy: Please contact the University's Accounts Receivable Department at (978) 934-3570 for the latest tuition refund information.

For additional info on withdrawal deadlines and final ADD/DROP dates, visit our Add/Drop/Withdrawal page.

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