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October 2015
October 12 Degree Application Available
The online degree application in myBama becomes available for Graduate & Undergraduate students.
March 2016
March 28 Registration Begins
The registration time tables for Summer and Fall 2016 are now available:
Registration Time Tables.
April 2016
April 15 Summer Bill Available
The Summer bill will open on April 15, 2016. Payment must be made before noon on May 10. Please log in to your student account via myBama to make payment. For more information, visit
Student Accounts.
May 2016
May 10 Summer Payment Due and Cancellation
Payment in full or participation in a payment plan is required before noon on May 10, 2016 for all Summer bills. Schedules will be cancelled for students who haven’t paid in full or participated in a payment plan before noon on this date.
May 31 Classes Begin
June 2016
June 03 Midterm Grade Entry Opens
Instructors are required to submit midterm grades for all 100- and 200-level courses. Furthermore, midterm grading should be used to submit grades assigned for non-attendance. For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click:
Grading Information.
June 03 Last Day to Add a Course or Drop a Course Without a Grade of "W"
June 03 Degree Application Deadline
Last day to submit degree application. Application must be submitted online through myBama.
June 08 - June 09 Graduation Celebration
Ferguson Center Supply Store Lobby - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
During the event, students can purchase Bachelor’s and Master’s regalia 10% off and diploma frames 20% off. Select rings and invitations with Balfour. A photographer will be present
June 17 Doctoral Regalia Purchase Deadline
Deadline to purchase doctoral regalia for the August commencement ceremony. Sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date. Purchase at the SUPe Store in the Ferguson Center or online at www.universitysupplystore.com.
July 2016
July 01 Midterm Grade Entry Deadline
Midterm grades are due tonight at midnight. Instructors are required to submit midterm grades for all 100- and 200-level courses. Furthermore, midterm grading should be used to submit grades assigned for non-attendance. For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click:
Grading Information.
July 04 Classes Dismissed - Independence Day (UA Offices Closed)
July 08 Doctoral, Law and Faculty Regalia Rental Deadline
Deadline to rent doctoral, law or faculty regalia for the August commencement ceremony. Sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date. Purchase at the SUPe Store in the Ferguson Center or online at www.universitysupplystore.com.
July 12 Last Day to Drop a Course with a Grade of "W"
This is a student's last opportunity to drop a course. Drops after this date must be approved and processed by the student's college.
August 2016
August 02 Final Grade Entry Opens
For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click:
Grading Information.
August 03 Last Day to Withdraw from the Term
This is the last day students have to withdraw from the term (all classes) without requiring approval from the student's college Dean's office. Withdrawals from Nursing and Law always require approval from the respective Dean's office.
August 03 Classes End
August 04 Final Exams - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet between 7:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 4:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
August 05 Final Exams - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet between 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet 6:00 p.m. or later along with conflicts and courses not scheduled otherwise

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
August 05 President's Reception for August Graduates
A reception at the President's Mansion for August 2016 graduates and their families from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
August 06 Summer Commencement
Commencement Ceremony for all graduate and undergraduate students to be held in Coleman Coliseum at 9:00 a.m.
August 09 Final Grade Entry Deadline (Midnight)
Grades for all summer classes are due tonight at midnight. Any missing grades as of the midnight deadline will result in grades of "N" being assigned as placeholders. Instructors will then be required to submit grade change requests to correct all "N" grades. For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click:
Grading Information.
August 24 Undergraduate Transfer Deadline
Deadline for receipt of transfer credit (on an official transcript) for August graduates. If transfer credit is not received by this date, students will be removed from Summer graduation and will be forced to reapply for Winter graduation.
August 26 Diploma Address Deadline
Last day for students to make changes to the diploma address in myBama (Click View Graduation Applications link). Any changes made to the diploma address on the degree application after this date will not be reflected in the diploma order and will lead to delays in the receipt of diplomas.
September 2016
September 16 Diploma Ship Day
Diplomas for all Summer graduates will be shipped no later than this date. A shipment notification will be sent to students' Crimson email accounts when diplomas are en route.