May 26 – July 2, 2020

Registration Begins

Date Student Group

March 4

Continuing degree students
See Enrollment Dates
March 9 Readmitted degree students
New undergraduate degree students
New graduate degree students
Nondegree students

Session Course Schedule

Date Important Event
May 26 Classes begin
July 2 Final exams
August 20 Degree conferral date

See your syllabus for specific dates for each course.

Add/Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

Date Milestone Additional Information
May 27 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to be added to a class waitlist  
May 28 (4:30 p.m.) Waitlists are canceled   
May 29 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to change grading basis Change to pass/fail or no credit status through Buff Portal
May 29 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to add a class  
May 29 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to drop a class without penalty through Buff Portal No W grade recorded or tuition assessed
June 18 (11:59 p.m.) Final deadline to drop a class through Buff Portal W grade recorded and full tuition and fees assessed 
July 14 (11:59 p.m.) Last day to request grade replacement Submit an online grade replacement request
June 29 Late add deadline Contact the course department
July 1

Last day to request a late drop

Instructor’s and dean’s signature required

July 1 Last day to withdraw  Submit an online withdrawal form

See the withdrawal section if you are dropping your class in Session BS1.


Bills for tuition and fees are available in Buff Portal by the second Thursday of each month. Payments are due on the fifth day of the following month. See the Tuition and Financial Aid section for detailed information.  

Registration for Any Session by/between Billing Available Tuition Due
May 12 May 14 June 5
May 13 – June 9 June 11 July 5
June 10 – July 7 July 9 August 5
July 8 – August 11 August 13 September 5
August 12 – September 8 September 10 October 5

See the Bursar's Office website for additional details.