Dates in these calendar are subject to change without notice.

Dates of instruction
  Autumn 2014 Winter 2015 Spring 2015 Summer 2015
Full Term A Term B Term
Instruction begins September 24 January 5 March 30 June 22 June 22 July 23
Last day of instruction December 5 March 13 June 5 August 21 July 22 August 21
Final exams December 6 - 12 March 14 - 20 June 5 - 11 Last day of class Last day of class Last day of class
Grades available on MyUW December 17 March 25 June 17 August 26 August 26 August 26
Commencement June 12

Registration deadlines
  Autumn 2014 Winter 2015 Spring 2015 Summer 2015
Full Term A Term B Term
Registration Period I May 9 - June 22 November 7 - 23 February 13 - March 1 April 13 - May 20 April 13 - May 20 April 13 - May 20
Registration Period II June 23 -September 23 November 24 -January 4 March 2 - 29 May 21 -June 21 May 21 -June 21 May 21 -June 21
$25 late registration fee begins September 24 January 5 March 30 June 22 June 22 July 23
Registration Period III September 24 - 30 January 5 - 11 March 30 - April 5 June 22 - 28 June 22 - 28 June 22 -July 29
Registration for Tuition Exempt Faculty/Staff September 26 January 7 April 1 June 24 June 24 June 24
Registration for Access Program students September 26 January 7 April 1 June 24 June 24 June 24
Registration for Tuition Exempt Washington State Employees September 27 January 8 April 2 June 25 June 25 June 25
All courses require an entry code beginning this date October 1 January 12 April 6 June 29 June 29 June 29
Last day to apply to graduate this quarter
(Undergraduate students only)
October 10 January 23 April 17 July 10 July 10 July 10
$75 late registration fee begins October 8 January 19 April 13 July 6 July 6 July 6

Course add, drop and withdrawal deadlines
  Autumn 2014 Winter 2015 Spring 2015 Summer 2015
Full Term A Term B Term
Last day for graduate students to apply for on-leave status December 5 March 13 June 5
Last day to make a change to your schedule or withdraw from the quarter without owing tuition or fees September 30 January 11 April 5 June 28 June 28 July 29
Late Add Period 
($20 fee per day for any registration transactions)
October 1 - 3 January 12 - 16 April 6 - 10 June 29 - July 3 June 29 - July 3
Unrestricted Drop Period
($20 change-of-registration fee an tuition forfeiture fees will apply, but courses dropped will not be reflected on your transcript)
October 1 - 8 January 12 - 18 April 6 - 12 June 29 - July 5
Last day to add a course October 3 January 16 April 10 July 3 July 3 July 29
Late Course Drop Period
($20 fee and use of Annual Drop required)
October 8 - November 11 January 19 - February 22 April 13 - May 17 July 6 - August 9 June 29 - July 12 July 30 - August 12
Last day to change to or from S/NS grade option ($20 fee) November 11 February 22 May 18 August 9 July 12 August 12
Last day to withdraw (dropping all classes) December 5 March 13 June 5 August 21 July 22 August 21
Last day to reduce variable credits December 5 March 13 June 5 August 21 July 22 August 21

Tuition and fee deadlines
  Autumn 2014 Winter 2015 Spring 2015 Summer 2015
Full Term A Term B Term
Tuition exemption forms due September 10 December 22 March 16 June 8 June 8 June 8
First day tuition balance available on MyUW September 8 January 2 March 27 June 19 June 19 June 19
$25 late registration fee begins September 24 January 5 March 30 June 22 June 22 July 23
Last day to enroll in the Tuition Installment Plan September 26 January 9 April 3 June 26 June 26 June 26
$75 late registration fee begins October 8 January 19 April 13 June 29 June 29 July 30
Tuition due for all registered students
(Payment must be received by 5 p.m.)
October 10 January 23 April 17 July 10 July 10 July 10
One-half tuition due if withdrawing for the quarter during this period October 1 - 23 January 12 - February 3 April 6 - 28 June 29 - July 12 June 29 - July 12 July 29 - August 12
Full tuition due if withdrawing for the quarter on or after this date October 24 February 4 April 29 July 13 July 13 August 13

University holidays
  Autumn 2014 Winter 2015 Spring 2015 Summer 2015
Full Term A Term B Term
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving November 27 - 28
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 19
Presidents Day February 16
Memorial Day May 25
Independence Day July 3 July 3

No classes; university offices closed.