In the table below, please find important dates related to academics, admissions, student accounts, finances, holidays closures, registration, and residence life, for the upcoming academic school year. You may also see a list of recently passed deadlines. You can also download a PDF calendar.

Date Policy: Deadlines are listed according to the calendar date on which they fall, even if that date falls on a weekend or is a legal holiday. Such deadlines must be met by close of business of the business day immediately following a weekend or legal holiday.

You can organize the deadlines results in the table by selecting an audience and/or category and clicking "apply". Be sure to click "reset" to remove your selections and view the full list.

Deadline For Deadline Audience Category
Opening Convocation Cramton Auditorium, 11:00 A.M. (Classes Suspended From 10:00 A.M- 1:00 P.M) Friday, September 25, 2020 All Academics
Deadline to receive 50% refund of tuition/fees Friday, September 25, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate, Parents Student Accounts, Registration, Financial Aid
2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available Thursday, October 1, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate, Parents Financial Aid
Preliminary Enrollment Census date Friday, October 2, 2020 All Registration, Academics
Deadline for instructors to submit Midterm grades via BisonWeb for Fall 2020 Friday, October 9, 2020 All Academics
Deadline to receive 25% refund of tuition/fees (Last day for tuition/fees refunds) Friday, October 23, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate Student Accounts, Registration, Financial Aid
Final Enrollment Census Date Friday, October 23, 2020 All Registration
College of Arts and Sciences Senior Comprehensive Examinations in major fields for prospective December 2020, May and Summer 2021 graduates – To be conducted online Saturday, October 24, 2020 All Academics
First day Graduation Application is available via BisonWeb for Spring 2021 prospective candidates Monday, October 26, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate, Parents Student Accounts
Fall 2021 First-Time in College Early Action Admission Application deadline Sunday, November 1, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate Registration
Priority deadline for receipt of 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for Prospective and Continuing Students Sunday, November 1, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate Financial Aid
Spring 2021 Registration begins for Continuing Students Monday, November 2, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate Registration
University Closed – Veterans Day Observed Wednesday, November 11, 2020 All University Closing/Holiday
Last Day Graduation Application is available via BisonWeb for Fall 2020 prospective candidates Friday, November 13, 2020 All Academics
Last Day to Withdraw from a Fall 2020 Course Friday, November 13, 2020 Undergraduate, Graduate, Parents Registration
Last day Graduation Application is available via BisonWeb for Spring 2021 prospective candidates Friday, April 2, 2021 Undergraduate, Graduate, Parents Student Accounts, Registration