July 6 – August 14, 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
July 6 Classes begin
August 14 Final exams
August 20 Degree conferral date

See your syllabus for specific dates for each course.

Add/Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

Date Milestone Additional Information
July 7 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to be added to a class waitlist  
July 8 (4:30 p.m.) Waitlists are canceled   
July 9 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to change grading basis Change to pass/fail or no credit status through Buff Portal
July 9 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to add a class  
July 9 (11:59 p.m.) Deadline to drop a class without penalty through Buff Portal No W grade recorded or tuition assessed
July 29 (11:59 p.m.) Final deadline to drop a class through Buff Portal W grade recorded and full tuition and fees assessed 
July 29 (11:59 p.m.) Last day to request grade replacement Submit an online grade replacement request
August 10 Late add deadline Contact the course department
August 13

Last day to request a late drop

Instructor’s and dean’s signature required

August 13 Last day to withdraw  Submit an online withdrawal form

See the withdrawal section if you are dropping your class in BS2.


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.