UMass Lowell Online and Continuing Education Academic Calendar

Fall 2018

Full Term Online Courses
September 5 - December 9, 2018  (Section -03X)

Full Term On-Campus Courses:
September 5 - December 21, 2018  (Section -00X)

Accelerated Online Courses:
September 5 - November 10, 2018  (Section -06X)

8-Week MBA Online Courses:
Session 1: September 5 - October 28, 2018 (Section -081, -083)
Session 2: October 29 - December 21, 2018 (Section -082, -084)

Haverhill Classes:
September 5 - December 20, 2018  (HA1, HA2)

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Winter Intersession 2019

December 27, 2018 - January 16, 2019

Spring 2019

Full Term Online Courses:

January 22 - May 5, 2019 (Sec. -031, -032)

Accelerated Online Courses:

January 22 - April 7, 2019 (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

Full Term On-Campus Courses:

January 22 - May 7, 2019 ( Sec. -001, -002)

Eight Week MBA Session I Online Courses:

January 22 - March 17, 2019 (Sec. -081, -083)

Eight Week MBA Session II Online Courses:

March 18 - May 11, 2019 (Sec. -082, -084)

Summer 2019

Summer I
May 20 - July 1 (Section -01x and -04x)

Summer II
July 8 - August 15 (Section -02x and -04x)

8-Week Online Courses
May 20 - July 14 (Section -080-084)

Accelerated Online Courses (10-Week)
May 20 - July 28 (Section -06x)

Accelerated Face to Face Courses (10-Week)
May 20 - July 28 (Section -05x)

Full Term Online Courses (12-Week)
May 20 - August 11 (Section -03x)

Full Term Face to Face Courses (12-Week)
May 20 - August 11 (Section -00x and -09x)

Holiday Closings and Special Hours

  • July 4: Independence Day (University Closed)
  • September 3, Labor Day (University Closed)
  • October 8, Columbus Day (University Closed)
  • November 12, Veterans' Day (University Closed)
  • November 21 from 6:00 pm - November 25: Thanksgiving Recess (University Closed)

October 29, 2018: Last day for students to complete work for incomplete Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 semester courses.

Commencement: May 18, 2019

Please Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page. However, the Division of Online and Continuing Education reserves the right to implement new rules and regulations and to make changes of any nature in its program, calendar, locations, tuition, and fees. Whenever possible, appropriate notice of such changes will be given before they become effective.

June 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to DROP All Courses except Summer II courses.
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergrad Summer I courses (-01X and -04X)
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergrad 8-week online courses (-08X)
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad Summer I courses (-01X and -04X)
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergrad accelerated (10-week) online and face to face courses(-05X, -06X)
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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.

July 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Independence Day (University Closed)
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad 8-Week online courses (-08X)
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Summer Session II Starts
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Last day to ADD a Summer II course (-02X and -04X)
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergrad full term (12-Week) online and face to face courses(-00X, -03X, -09X)
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Last day to DROP a summer II course (-02X and -04X)
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad accelerated (10-week) online and face to face courses(-05X, -06X)
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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.

August 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad full term (12-Week) online and face to face courses(-00X, -03X, -09X)
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergrad Summer II courses (-02X and -04X)
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad Summer II courses (-02X and -04X)
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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.

September 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Fall Classes Start
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Last day to ADD All Courses Except 8-wk Online MBA Session 2 Courses
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Last Day to DROP All Courses Except 8-wk Online MBA Session 2 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.

October 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Columbus Day (University Closed)
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Last Day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for All 8-wk Online MBA Session 1 Courses
Last Day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for All Undergraduate Accelerated Online Courses (sec# -06X)
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8-Week Online MBA Session 2 Courses Start
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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.

November 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last Day to WITHDRAW with a "W" for All Grad Accelerated Online Courses (sec# -06X)
Last Day to ADD 8-wk Online MBA Session 2 Courses
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Last Day to DROP 8-wk Online MBA Session 2 Courses
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Last Day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for All Full-Term Undergrad On-Campus or Online Courses (sec# -03X, -00X)
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Thanksgiving Recess (University Closed)
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Thanksgiving Recess (University Closed)
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Thanksgiving Recess (University Closed)
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25
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Last Day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for All Grad Full-Term Online Courses (sec# -03X)

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 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last Day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for All Grad Full-Term Face-to-Face Courses (sec# -00X)
Last Day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for All 8-wk Online MBA Session 2 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.