Spring 2024 Academic Calendar


In recognition of the inclement weather days to begin the semester, the last day to drop full semester classes with a 100% refund has been extended to Friday, January 26th.
CategoryDateDescriptor
GraduationMonday, July 3, 2023Enroll & Pay On-line Application for Graduation available Law, Graduate and Undergraduate students
Continuing Student EnrollmentThursday, September 28, 2023Advising begins
Continuing Student EnrollmentThursday, September 28, 2023Timetable/Schedule of Classes published to the web
Continuing Student EnrollmentThursday, September 28, 2023Email notification of enrollment appointment time
Continuing Student EnrollmentThursday, September 28, 2023Enrollment appointment times posted to Student Self-Service
Refunds and AdjustmentsMonday, October 2, 2023First day to submit Fee Adjustment Forms
Continuing Student EnrollmentFriday, October 20, 2023Enrollment Appointments begin
Continuing Student EnrollmentFriday, October 20, 2023Continuing Student Enrollment begins
Refunds and AdjustmentsThursday, November 2, 2023First day to submit residency application for current students
New Student EnrollmentWednesday, November 15, 2023GRDL, UGDK, LAW & GRDK New Student Enrollment begins
New Student EnrollmentMonday, December 4, 2023Enrollment for new non-degree seeking students (UGDL career), community members and special student populations, 
New Student EnrollmentCANCELLED:
Wednesday, January 10, 2024
In-person Undergraduate Orientation and Enrollment was cancelled due to inclement weather. Please visit orientation.ku.edu for more information.
New Student EnrollmentThursday, January 11, 2024Open enrollment for students who have not attended orientation. See the Center for Orientation and Transition Programs.
Academic CalendarMonday, January 15, 2024Martin Luther King Holiday
Continuing Student EnrollmentMonday, January 15, 2024Continuing Student Enrollment ends (11:59 p.m.) -- all careers
New Student EnrollmentMonday, January 15, 2024New Student Enrollment ends (11:59 p.m.) -- all careers
Academic CalendarTuesday, January 16, 2024First day of classes
Late EnrollmentTuesday, January 16, 2024First day of Late Enrollment *
Late EnrollmentTuesday, January 16, 2024$150 late enrollment fee begins *
Add/DropMonday, January 22, 2024Last day to add/change sections without written permission *
Add/DropMonday, January 22, 2024Last day to add and change sections on-line
Late EnrollmentMonday, January 22, 2024Last day to enroll online *
Refunds and Adjustments

Monday, January 22, 2024

Extended to Friday, January 26

Last day 100% refund *

In recognition of the inclement weather day, the 100% refund deadline has been extended

Add/DropTuesday, January 23, 2024Add/change of section with written permission begins (off-line) *
Late EnrollmentTuesday, January 23, 2024Petition late enrollment begins (off-line) form available at student's school *
Refunds and AdjustmentsFriday, January 26, 2024Extended 100% refund deadline*
Refunds and AdjustmentsSaturday, January 27, 2024First day 50% refund *
Add/DropMonday, February 5, 2024Last day to withdraw/drop without a "W" *
Add/DropMonday, February 5, 2024First Period Drop ends *
Late EnrollmentMonday, February 5, 2024Last day to request a Petition to Late Enroll form (non TBA, full semester classes)
Add/DropTuesday, February 6, 2024Second Period Drop begins *
Academic CalendarMonday, February 12, 2024Census Day - 20th Day of classes
Add/DropMonday, February 12, 2024Last day to add or swap a class *
Late EnrollmentMonday, February 12, 2024Last day petition late enrollment (non TBA, full semester classes)
Refunds and AdjustmentsMonday, February 12, 2024Last day 50% refund *
Academic CalendarTuesday, February 13, 2024Start Credit/No Credit *
Refunds and AdjustmentsTuesday, February 13, 20240% refund begins *
Refunds and AdjustmentsThursday, February 15, 2024Tuition Adjustment & Residency Application deadlines
Academic CalendarMonday, February 26, 2024Deadline Credit/No Credit *
GraduationFriday, March 1, 2024Undergraduate Application for Graduation deadline
GraduationFriday, March 1, 2024Law Application for Graduation deadline
GraduationFriday, March 1, 2024Last day to submit Application for Graduation and assure inclusion in the Commencement Program and July diploma delivery
Academic CalendarMonday, March 11, 2024First day of Spring Break
Academic CalendarSunday, March 17, 2024Last Day of Spring Break
Add/DropMonday, April 15, 2024Last day to withdraw from a class or the University (full semester classes, excluding Law)
Add/DropMonday, April 15, 2024Second Period Drop Ends *
GraduationFriday, April 19, 2024Law Grade Roster creation
Academic CalendarThursday, May 2, 2024Last day of classes
GraduationThursday, May 2, 2024Grade Roster creation (excludes Law)
Academic CalendarFriday, May 3, 2024Stop Day
Academic CalendarMonday, May 6, 2024First day of Finals
Academic CalendarFriday, May 10, 2024Last day of Finals
GraduationFriday, May 10, 2024Graduate Application for Graduation deadline
Academic CalendarSunday, May 12, 2024Commencement
Academic CalendarFriday, May 17, 2024Grade Submission deadline -- 11:59 p.m. (excludes Law)
Post SemesterSaturday, May 18, 2024Grade roster entry access shut off (excludes LAW)
Post SemesterSaturday, May 18, 2024Collection of non-posted grades begins (excludes LAW)
Academic CalendarWednesday, May 22, 2024Law grade submission deadline -- 11:59 p.m.
Post SemesterSaturday, May 25, 2024Law grade roster entry access shut off
GraduationFriday, June 7, 2024Course Completion Deadline
GraduationFriday, June 7, 2024Official Degree list due
GraduationMonday, June 17, 2024Degrees post to transcripts
GraduationThursday, August 1, 2024Diplomas available

*Information applies to full semester courses. Some deadlines may exclude certain schools and colleges.