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June 2015
June 08 Degree Application Available
The online degree application in myBama becomes available for Graduate & Undergraduate students.
September 2015
September 10 Spring 2016 Schedule of Classes Available in myBama
The spring 2016 class schedule will be available for viewing and searching in myBama and Schedule Builder.
October 2015
October 26 Registration Begins
Once assigned, your individual time slot can be found on myBama by following the Registration Status link in the Student Services folder. The registration time tables can be found on on the
University Registrar's Website.
January 2016
January 04 UA Offices Resume Normal Business Hours
January 13 Classes Begin
January 18 Classes Dismissed - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (UA offices closed)
January 20 Last Day to Add a Course or Drop a Course Without a Grade of "W"
January 21 Graduate Degree Application Deadline
Last day to submit degree application for Graduate students. Application must be submitted online through myBama.
January 27 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.
February 2016
February 24 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.
March 2016
March 04 Undergraduate Degree Application Deadline
Last day to submit degree application for Undergraduate students. Application must be submitted online through myBama.
March 11 - March 18 Classes Dismissed - Spring Holidays (UA offices closed)
Spring Holidays begin at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 11th.
March 11 Doctoral Regalia Priority Deadline
Deadline to rent/purchase doctoral gowns. Sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date. (Purchase at the SUPe Store in the Ferguson center or online through the SUPe store's website
here.
March 28 Registration for Summer & Fall 2016 Begins
A link to the registration time tables will be posted here by March 1, 2016.
March 30 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.
April 2016
April 04 - April 08 Honors Week
April 08 Classes Dismissed - Honors Day (UA offices open)
April 08 Priority Deadline for Regalia Rental
Priority deadline for renting doctoral, faculty, or law regalia. Sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed after this date. (Purchase at the SUPe Store in the Ferguson Center or online through the SUPe Store's website
here.
April 22 Last Day for All Examinations and Extended Assignments
The week immediately preceding the final examination period each semester is reserved as a time in which students may concentrate on completing course work and preparing for final examinations. As such, The University prohibits all other examinations and extended assignments during that week.
April 27 Final Grade Entry Opens
For additional information on non-attendance grading and other grading policies, definitions, and terminology click:
Grading Information.
April 29 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.
April 29 Classes End
May 2016
May 02 Final Exams - Monday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 12:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 5:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Friday

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Monday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
May 03 Final Exams - Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 9:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Departmental Exam for GN 101/102/103 & SP 101/102/103/201/201

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 4:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Tuesday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
May 04 Final Exams - Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Wednesday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
May 05 Final Exams - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet TR between 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m. & classes which first meet MWF between 7:00 a.m. - 7:50 a.m.

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. & classes which begin 6:00 p.m. or later on Thursday

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
May 06 Spring Commencement (Friday, May 6 & Saturday, May 7)
6:00 p.m. - College of Commerce & Business Administration and College of Engineering

Graduate and Undergraduate students will participate in the ceremonies as listed above according to their respective colleges. Students should arrive 90 minutes prior to the start of their respective ceremony.
May 06 Final Exams - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Classes which first meet MWF between 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click:
Final Exam Information.
May 07 Spring Commencement (Friday, May 6 & Saturday, May 7)
9:00 a.m. - Capstone College of Nursing, College of Communication & Information Sciences, College of Education and College of Human Environmental Sciences

2:00 p.m. - College of Arts & Sciences and School of Social Work

6:00 p.m. - Law School

Graduate and Undergraduate students will participate in the ceremonies as listed above according to their respective colleges. Students should arrive 90 minutes prior to the start of their respective ceremony.
May 10 Final Grade Entry Deadline (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.
May 25 Undergraduate Transfer Credit Deadline
Deadline for receipt of transfer credit (on an official transcript) for May graduates. If transfer credit is not received by this date, students will be removed from Spring graduation and will be forced to reapply for Summer graduation.
May 27 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.
June 2016
June 17 Diploma Ship Day
Diplomas for all Spring 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.