UMass Lowell Online and Continuing Education Academic Calendar

Fall 2017 Classes Begin September 6th

Full Term On-Campus Courses:
September 6 - December 14, 2017  (Sec. -001, -002)

Full Term Online Courses
September 6 - December 10, 2017  (Sec. -031, -032, -033...)

Accelerated Online Courses:
September 6 - November 12, 2017  (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

Eight Week MBA Online Courses:
Session 1: September 6 - October 29, 2017 (Sec. -081, -083)
Session 2: October 30 - December 16, 2017 (Sec. -082, -084)

Haverhill Classes:
September 6 - December 14, 2017  (HA1, HA2)

View Fall Class Dates

Summer 2017 Classes Begin May 15th

Summer I
May 15 - June 26 (Section -01x and -04x)

Summer II
July 6 - August 16 (Section -02x and -04x)

8-Week Online Courses
May 15 - July 8 (Section -080-084)

Accelerated Online Courses (10-Week)
May 15 - July 22 (Section -06x)

Accelerated Face to Face Courses (10-Week)
May 15 - July 22 (Section -05x)

Full Term Online Courses (12-Week)
May 15 - August 5 (Section -03x)

Full Term Face to Face Courses (12-Week)
May 15 - August 5 (Section -00x and -09x)

View Summer Class Dates

Holiday Closings and Special Hours

  • July 4: Independence Day (University Closed)
  • September 4: Labor Day (University Closed)
  • October 9: Columbus Day (University Closed)
  • November 22 from 6pm - November 26: Thanksgiving Recess (University Closed)

October 30, 2017: Last day for students to complete work for incomplete Spring and Summer 2017 semester courses.

Commencement: May 19, 2018

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 2017

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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 Grad 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 8-Week online courses (-08X)

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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Independence Day (University Closed)
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Summer Session II Starts
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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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Last day to ADD a Summer II course (-02X and -04X)
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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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Last day to DROP a summer II course (-02X and -04X)
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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 WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad full term (12-Week) online and face to face courses(-00X, -03X, -09X)
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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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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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 2017

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 II courses
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Last day to DROP 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.

October 2017

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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 I courses
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergraduate Accelerated On Campus or Online courses (sec#-06X,-05X,...)
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8-Week Online MBA Session II 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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a "W" for ALL Grad Accelerated courses (section -05X, -06X)
Last Day to ADD 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses
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Last Day to DROP 8-wk Online MBA Session II 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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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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Grad Face-to-Face and Full-Term Online Courses courses (sec# -03X, -00X)
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all 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.