UMass Lowell Online and Continuing Education Academic Calendar

Winter Intersession:

December 28, 2016 - January 12, 2017 Winter Intersession

Spring 2017 Classes Begin January 17th

Full Term On-Campus Courses
January 17 - May 2, 2017 ( Sec. -001, -002)

Full Term Online Courses
January 17 - April 29, 2017 (Sec. -031, -032)

Accelerated Online Courses
January 17 - April 1, 2017 (Sec. -061, -062, -063...)

8 Week MBA Online Courses:
Session 1: January 17 - March 11, 2017 (Sec. -081, -083)
Session 2: March 20 - May 12, 2017 (Sec. -082, -084)*

View Spring Class Dates

*Please note: official end of session and term is 5/6/17 in SiS. Class will end on 5/12/17, and this information will be in the class notes in SIS.

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

  • March 12-18: Spring Recess
  • April 17: Patriots Day (University Closed)
  • May 29: Memorial Day (University Closed)
  • July 4: Independence Day (University Closed)

Commencement: May 13, 2017

April 28, 2017: Last day for students to complete work for incomplete Fall 2016 semester courses.

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

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.

January 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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University Closed
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Virtual Open House 6:00-7:00pm
Winter Intersession: Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of "W"
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12
Winter Intersession: Final Exam
13
Winter Intersession: Reserved for Make Up Class
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15
16
Martin Luther King Day (University Closed)
17
Spring 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.

February 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Presidents Day (University Closed)
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Monday Classes Meet
(No Tuesday Classes)
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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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
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Spring Recess
17
Last day to WITHDRAW with a 'W' for all Accelerated On Campus or Online courses (-06X, -05X,...)
Spring Recess
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20
8-Week Online MBA Session II Courses Start

Summer Registration Begins
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Last Day to ADD 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses
Last day to WITHDRAW with a "W" for ALL Grad Accelerated courses (-05X, -06X)
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31
Last Day to DROP 8-wk Online MBA Session II courses

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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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5
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)

Monday Classes Meet
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28
Last day for students to complete work for incomplete Fall 2016 semester courses
29
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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Commencement
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Summer Classes Start
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Last day to ADD all courses
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Last day to DROP All 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 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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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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3
4
Independence Day (University Closed)
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6
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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9
10
11
12
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.