Academic Calendar

Five Year Academic Calendar available on UAMS Registrar Office

Academic Calendar 2018-2019

Date(s)Event
July 10, 2018Last Day to submit Fall 2018 Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Plans
July 9-11, 2018DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination
Written phase (students will complete exams as a group)
July 23 - 30, 2018Biology Competency Exam Dates
July 23 – August 13, 2018Fall 2018 Regular Registration
August 6, 2018Last Day to Submit Fall 2018 Non-Degree Seeking Applications
August 8-9, 2018New Student Orientation Begins
August 13, 2018Fall Classes Begin through December 21st
Last Day to Pay Fall 2018 Tuition/Fees
August 13-17, 2018DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination – Oral phase (examinations scheduled individually with students during this week)
August 14-17, 2018Fall 2018 Late Registration
August 17, 2018Last Day to Add a Fall Course (Must Pay Late Registration Fee)
August 17, 2018Last Day to drop a Fall Course with a 100% Refund
August 24, 2018No Refund for Fall Courses dropped after this date
September 3, 2018Labor Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
September 10, 2018Last Day to drop a Fall Course without a “W”
September 17-24, 2018Biology Competency Exam Dates
October 1, 2018Spring 2019 Application Materials Due (SOPHAS)
October 8, 2018Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Meeting
(Noon–1:00 pm)
October 10, 2018Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Meeting
(4:00 – 5:00 pm)
October 29 – November 9, 2018Spring 2019 Early Registration Opens Continuing Students Only
November 1, 2018Fall 2018 Graduation Applications Due
November 5 – 12, 2018Biology Competency Exam Dates
November 10-14, 2018American Public Health Association Annual Meeting
San Diego, CA
November 12, 2018Veteran’s Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
November 21, 2018Last Day to Drop a Fall Course
November 22, 2018UAMS Holiday – (no classes/offices closed)
(Friday after Thanksgiving is a holiday only if declared by Governor)
December 3, 2018-January 7, 2019Spring 2019 Regular Registration
December 10, 2018Last Day to Submit Spring 2019 Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Plans
December 19, 2018Grades Due for Graduates
December 21, 2018Fall Classes End
December 24 & 25, 2018UAMS Holiday – Offices Closed
January 1, 2019UAMS Holiday – Offices Closed
January 2, 2019Last Day to Submit Spring 2019 Non-Degree Seeking Applications
January 3, 2019Fall Grades Due
January 7, 2019Last Day to Pay Spring 2019 Tuition/Fees
New Student Orientation
Spring Classes Begin through May 17th
January 8-11, 2019Spring 2019 Late Registration
January 11, 2019Last Day to Drop a Spring Course with 100% refund
Last Day to Add a Spring Course (must pay late registration fee)
January 21, 2019No Refund for Spring Courses dropped after this date
January 21, 2019Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
February 1, 2019Spring 2019 Graduation Applications Due
February 5, 2019Last Day to Drop a Spring Course without a “W”
February 18, 2019President’s Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
March 1, 2019Fall 2019 Application Materials Due (SOPHAS)
March 4, 2019Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (Noon–1:00 pm)
March 6, 2019Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (4:00–5:00 pm)
March 4 – 11, 2019Biology Competency Exam Dates
March 18 - 22, 2019Spring Break (no classes)
April 1 – 26, 2019Summer 2019 Early Registration Opens (through April 26th)
April 19, 2019Last Day to drop a Spring Course
May 10, 2019Last Day to Submit Summer 2019 Applied Practice Experience Plans
May 15, 2019Grades Due for Graduates
May 13 - 28, 2019Summer 2019 Regular Registration (through May 28th)
May 17, 2019Spring Classes End
May 18, 2019COPH Convocation/UAMS Commencement
May 21, 2019Last Day to Submit Summer 2019 Non-Degree Applications
May 24, 2019Spring Grades Due
May 27, 2019Memorial Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
May 28, 2019Last Day to Pay Summer 2019 Tuition/Fees
Summer Classes Begin through August
May 29 – June 3, 2019Summer 2019 Late Registration by Add Form Only
June 3, 2019Last Day to drop a Summer Course with 100% refund
June 3, 2019Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (Noon-1:00pm)
June 5, 2019Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session
(4:00 – 5:00 pm)
June 10, 2019Last Day to Drop a Summer Course without a “W”
No Refund for Summer Courses dropped after this date
TBDFall 2019 Early Registration Opens
July 1, 2019Summer 2019 Graduation Applications Due
July 4, 2019Independence Day (no classes)
July 5, 2019Last Day to Drop a Summer Course
July 10, 2019Last Day to Submit Fall 2019 Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Plans
July 22-29, 2019Biology Competency Exam Dates
August 2, 2019Summer Classes End
August 9, 2019Summer Grades Due
August 12-16, 2019DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination – Oral Phase
(Examinations scheduled individually with students during this week)
August 14-15, 2019New Student Orientation Begins
August 19-23, 2019DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination
Written phase (students will complete exams as a group)
August 19, 2019Fall 2019 Classes Begin through December 20th

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

DateEvent
June 25 - July 5, 2019Fall 2019 Early Registration (continuing students only)
July 10, 2019Last Day to submit Fall 2019 Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Plans
July 8-10, 2019DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination Written phase (students will complete exams as a group)
July 22-29, 2019Biology Competency Exam Dates
July 22 – August 18, 2019Fall 2019 Regular Registration
August 11, 2019Last Day to Submit Fall 2019 Non-Degree Seeking Applications
August 14-15, 2019Fall New Student Orientation Begins
August 19, 2019Fall Classes Begin through December 13th, Last Day to Pay Fall 2019 Tuition/Fees
August 19-23, 2019Fall 2019 Late Registration
DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination – Oral phase (examinations scheduled individually with students during this week)
August 23, 2019Last Day to Add a Fall Course (Must Pay Late Registration Fee)
August 24, 2019Last Day to drop a Fall Course with a 100% Refund
August 30, 2019No Refund for Fall Courses dropped after this date
September 2, 2019Labor Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
September 16, 2019Last Day to drop a Fall Course without a “W”
September 16-23, 2019Biology Competency Exam Dates
October 7, 2019Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Meeting (Noon–1:00 pm)
October 9, 2019Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Meeting (4:00 – 5:00 pm)
October 28 – November 8, 2019Spring 2020 Early Registration Opens Continuing Students Only
November 1, 2019Spring 2020 Application Materials Due (SOPHAS)
Fall 2019 Graduation Applications Due
November 4-11, 2019Biology Competency Exam Dates
November 2-6, 2019American Public Health Association Annual Meeting Philadelphia, PA
November 11, 2019Veteran’s Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
November 15, 2019Last Day to Drop a Fall Course
November 28, 2019UAMS Holiday – (no classes/offices closed)
(Friday after Thanksgiving is a holiday only if declared by Governor)
December 1, 2019Last Day to Submit Spring 2020 Non-Degree Seeking Applications
December 2, 2019-January 12, 2020Spring 2020 Regular Registration
December 10, 2019Last Day to Submit Spring 2020 Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Plans
December 13, 2019Fall Classes End
December 18, 2019Fall Grades for Graduating Students Due
December 24 & 25, 2019UAMS Holiday – Offices Closed
December 31, 2019Fall Grades Due
January 1, 2020UAMS Holiday – Offices Closed
January 13, 2020Last Day to Pay Spring 2020 Tuition/Fees
Spring New Student Orientation, Spring Classes Begin through May 8th
January 13-17, 2020Spring 2020 Late Registration
January 17, 2020Last Day to Drop a Spring Course with 100% refund
Last Day to Add a Spring Course (must pay late registration fee)
January 24, 2020No Refund for Spring Courses dropped after this date
January 20, 2020Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
February 1, 2020Spring 2020 Graduation Applications Due
February 7, 2020Last Day to Drop a Spring Course without a “W”
February 17, 2020President’s Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
March 2, 2020Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (Noon–1:00 pm)
March 4, 2020Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (4:00–5:00 pm)
March 2-9, 2020Biology Competency Exam Dates
March 23-27, 2020Spring Break (no classes)
April 1 – 24, 2020Summer 2020 Early Registration Opens (through April 24th)
April 10, 2020Last Day to drop a Spring Course
May 1, 2020Last Day to Submit Summer 2020 Application Materials (SOPHAS)
Last Day to Submit Summer 2020 Non-Degree Seeking Applications
May 8, 2020Spring 2020 Classes End
May 11, 2020Last Day to Submit Summer 2020 Applied Practice Experience Plans
May 13, 2020Grades Due for Graduates
May 11 - 25, 2020Summer 2020 Regular Registration (through May 25th)
May 16, 2020COPH Convocation/UAMS Commencement
May 22, 2020Spring Grades Due
May 25, 2020Memorial Day Observed (no classes/offices closed)
May 26, 2020Last Day to Pay Summer 2020 Tuition/Fees
Summer Classes Begin through July 24th
May 26 – June 1, 2020Summer 2020 Late Registration by Add Form Only
June 1, 2020Last Day to Submit Fall 2020 Application Materials (SOPHAS)
Last Day to drop a Summer Course with 100% refund
Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (Noon-1:00pm)
June 3, 2020Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Information Session (4:00 – 5:00 pm)
June 8, 2020Last Day to Drop a Summer Course without a “W”
No Refund for Summer Courses dropped after this date
TBDFall 2020 Early Registration Opens
July 1, 2020Summer 2020 Graduation Applications Due
July 3, 2020Independence Day (no classes)
July 10, 2020Last Day to Drop a Summer Course
Last Day to Submit Fall 2020 Applied Practice/Integrative Learning Experience Plans
July 20-22, 2020DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination , Written phase (students will complete exams as a group)
July 20-27, 2020Biology Competency Exam Dates
July 24, 2020Summer Classes End
July 31, 2020Grades Due for Graduates
TBDFall 2020 New Student Orientation Begins
August 11, 2020Summer Grades Due
TBDFall 2020 Classes Begin
August 10-14, 2020DrPH Program Comprehensive Examination – Oral Phase
(Examinations scheduled individually with students during this week)