Winter Session

Academic & Financial Calendars

Academic & Financial Calendars

Session Date Application Registration Payment
January 4-22, 2021 Application Information & Forms October 20, 2020 - January 4, 2021 Within 48 business hours after registration. See Winter Session Payment Policy.

September 2020
11 Schedule of Classes appears on Testudo.
October 2020
13 Winter Session Admissions Application opens. For non-UMCP students only. Current UMCP students may simply register.
20 Winter Session registration begins.
November 2020
20 Deadline for eligible visiting international students to submit Winter Session Admissions Application via mail, fax or in person. Current UMCP students may simply register.
December 2020
15 Deadline for non-UMCP students to submit Winter Session Admissions Application.
25-31 University Closed
January 2021
1-3 University Closed
3 Deadline to cancel registration with 100% refund.
4 First day of Winter Session, University opens.
Deadline for submitting documentation for classification as a Maryland resident for tuition and fee purposes.
Last day for schedule adjustment, 4:30 p.m.
Last day to register and pay for a course via online, fax, or in person.
Last day to drop a single course with a 80% refund.  Must remain registered for at least one course. After this date there are no refunds.
Last day for undergraduates to drop a single course without a "W." Must remain registered for at least one course.
Last day to withdraw from all courses with a 80% refund. After this date there are no refunds.
Last day for undergraduates to change credit level or grading method.
Last day for undergraduate and graduate students to change section without departmental approval.
5 Last day of waitlist check-in.
12 Last day for undergraduates to drop a single course with a "W." Must remain registered for at least one course.
Last day for graduate students to drop a course.
Last day for graduate students to change credit level and grading method without departmental approval.
Last day for undergraduates and graduate students to change section with departmental approval.
14 Last day to withdraw from all courses, 4:30 p.m. Send request to winter@umd.edu.
18 No classes—University closed for Martin Luther King holiday.
22 Winter Session ends.
25 Instructor deadline to submit final grades by midnight.

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