The fall semester starts next week! Make sure you know all the important dates and deadlines over the next few months.
Session A (Thursday, August 22, 2019–Friday, October 11, 2019)
- Classes begin: Thursday, August 22, 2019
- Last day to register or drop/add classes: Friday, August 23, 2019
- Labor Day, university closed: Monday, September 2, 2019
- Course withdrawal deadline: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
- Complete session withdrawal deadline: Friday, October 11, 2019
- Final exams, classes end: Friday, October 11, 2019
Session B (Wednesday, October 16, 2019–Friday, December 6, 2019)
- Classes begin: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
- Last day to register or drop/add classes: Thursday, October 17, 2019
- Course withdrawal deadline: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
- Veterans Day, university closed: Monday, November 11, 2019
- Thanksgiving Holiday, university closed: Thursday, November 28, 2019–Friday, November 29, 2019
- Complete session withdrawal deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019
- Final exams, classes end: Friday, December 6, 2019
Are you graduating this semester?
The deadline to apply for graduation is Tuesday, October 1, 2019.
Check out the on-campus grad fair dates to get your caps, gowns and tassels, or watch your email for online grad fair information. Eligible online students will receive an email with a unique link directing you to the Online Grad Fair.
Early Bird Online Grad Fair
- Starts: September 20 at 10 a.m. EST (7 a.m. MST)
- Ends: September 22 at 10 p.m. EST (7 p.m. MST)
Second Online Grad Fair
- Starts: November 1 at 10 a.m. EST (7 a.m. MST)
- Ends: November 3 at 10 p.m. EST (7 p.m. MST)
Get familiar with the academic calendar
The academic calendar is an important tool for dates and deadlines you need to know. You can access this calendar a couple ways in My ASU.
For the full academic calendar, click on View Full Calendar under the Academic Calendar section.
If you’re enrolled in classes, under My Classes, a calendar icon will appear next to the instructor’s name. Click on the calendar icon and the drop, withdrawal and complete withdrawal deadlines will appear for the particular session of the course.