Winter Session

Calendars & Deadlines

Calendars & Deadlines

General Deadlines

Session Dates Application Registration Payment
January 2-22, 2018 Click here. October 24, 2017 -
January 2, 2018
Immediately upon registration

Academic & Financial Calendar

Immediate payment is required for Winter Session registration. Payment policy does not follow the standard fall/spring semester plan. You are not billed. If immediate payment is not submitted, you may be canceled or withdrawn and blocked from future registration. If the course is full, you may lose your seat. A reminder of this requirement is sent to the student e-mail of record following any add/drop activity. Check your spam mail. No additional reminder is provided.

September 2017
2 Schedule of Classes appears on winter.umd.edu
October 2017
17 Winter Session Admissions Application opens. For non-UMCP students only. Current UMCP students may simply register.
24 Winter Session registration begins.
November 2017
20 Deadline for eligible international students (non-UMCP students) to submit Winter Session Admissions Application via mail, fax or in person. Current UMCP students may simply register.
December 2017
15 Deadline for non-UMCP students to submit Winter Session Admissions Application via mail, fax, or in person.
21 Deadline for non-UMCP students to submit Winter Session Admissions Application online.
25-31 University Closed
January 2018
1 University Closed
Deadline to cancel registration with 100% refund.
2 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 50% refund. Must remain registered for at least one course.
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 50% refund.
Last day for undergraduates to change credit level or grading method.
Last day for undergraduate and graduate students to change section without departmental approval.
3 Last day of waitlist check-in.
10 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.
12 Last day to withdraw from all courses with no refund, 4:30 p.m., in writing.
15 No classes—University closed for Martin Luther King holiday.
22 Winter Session ends.
23 On or after this date, all changes to a student's Winter Session registration will be assessed a $100.00 Record Adjustment fee.
25 Instructor deadline to submit final grades by midnight.

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