UMass Lowell Online and Continuing Education Academic Calendar

Spring 2018 Courses Begin January 22

Full Term Online Courses:

January 22 - May 6, 2018 (Sec. -031, -032)

Accelerated Online Courses:

January 22 - April 8, 2018 (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

Full Term On-Campus Courses:

January 22 - May 11, 2018 ( Sec. -001, -002)

Eight Week MBA Session I Online Courses:

January 22 - March 25, 2018 (Sec. -081, -083)

Eight Week MBA Session II Online Courses:

March 26 - May 11, 2018 (Sec. -082, -084)

View Spring Class Dates

Summer 2018 Classes Begin May 21

Summer I
May 21 - July 2 (Section -01x and -04x)

Summer II
July 9 - August 16 (Section -02x and -04x)

8-Week Online Courses
May 21 - July 15 (Section -080-084)

Accelerated Online Courses (10-Week)
May 21 - July 29 (Section -06x)

Accelerated Face to Face Courses (10-Week)
May 21 - July 29 (Section -05x)

Full Term Online Courses (12-Week)
May 21 - August 12 (Section -03x)

Full Term Face to Face Courses (12-Week)
May 21 - August 12 (Section -00x and -09x)

View Summer Class Dates

Holiday Closings and Special Hours

  • January 1: New Year's Day (University Closed)
  • January 15: Martin Luther King Day (University Closed)
  • January 16: Online Orientation, 6:00-7:00 pm
  • February 19: President's Day (University Closed)
  • March 11-17: Spring Recess
  • April 16: Patriots' Day (University Closed)
  • May 28: Memorial Day (University Closed)
  • July 4: Independence Day (University Closed)

March 26, 2018: Last day for students to complete work for incomplete Fall 2017 semester courses.

Commencement: May 19, 2018

Summer Classes Start: May 21, 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.

March 2018

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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all 8-wk Online MBA Session I courses (-081, 083)
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Undergraduate Accelerated Online courses (-06X)
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Last Day to ADD 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Graduate Accelerated Online courses (-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.

April 2018

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

May 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses
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Commencement
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Summer Classes Start
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Last day to ADD all courses except Summer II 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.

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)
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.

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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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.