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Important Dates

Summer 2020 Dates

Course Registration Open Dates

  • February 17: matriculated students
  • April 13: all others

Final Exams

  • Final exams are typically on the last day of class, however, dates are at the discretion of the instructor

Holidays (no classes)

  • May 25: Memorial Day
  • July 3: Independence Day (observed)

Important Dates by Audience

Matriculated Students

Matriculated students include all students currently enrolled in a University of Rochester degree program.

Summer 2020Session A1
(4 weeks)
Session A2
(6 weeks)
Session B1
(4 weeks)
Session B2
(6 weeks)
May 18–June 12May 18–June 26June 29–July 24June 29–August 7
Online registration openFebruary 20–May 28Feb 20–May 28, June 8–July 9
Classes beginMay 18June 29
Last day to register, add or drop a course*May 24May 28July 5July 9
Last day to withdraw via online registration**May 28Withdrawals must
be done via form**
July 9Withdrawals must
be done via form**
Course withdrawal deadlineJune 5June 16July 17July 28
Classes endJune 12June 26July 24August 7

*Students may add a course before the add/drop deadline with an email from an instructor, granting permission. After that time, students must petition to add a course.

**After this date, students may withdraw from a course using the Drop/Add Form until the course withdrawal deadline. Students will receive a "W" after the add/drop deadline. Withdrawing from a course is not permitted after the official course withdrawal deadline.

 

Non-Matriculated Students

Non-matriculated students are not currently enrolled in a University of Rochester degree program. This group includes current high school students, visiting students, University of Rochester alumni, University of Rochester employees, and incoming University of Rochester first-year students (enrolling in fall 2020).

Summer 2020Session A1
(4 weeks)
Session A2
(6 weeks)
Session B1
(4 weeks)
Session B2
(6 weeks)
May 18–June 12May 18–June 26June 29–July 24June 29–August 7
Online registration open*April 13–May 11Apr 13–May 11, June 8–22
Classes beginMay 18June 29
Last day to register, add or drop a course**May 24May 28July 5July 9
Last day to withdraw via online registration***May 28Withdrawals must be done via form***July 9Withdrawals must be done via form***
Course withdrawal deadline**June 5June 16July 17July 28
Classes endJune 12June 26July 24August 7

*After online registration closes, non-matriculated students can register by downloading and completing the PDF registration form. Once completed, students should email the form to oscs@rochester.edu

**Students may add a course before the add/drop deadline with an email from an instructor, granting permission. After that time, students must petition to add a course.

***After this date, students may withdraw from a course using the Drop/Add Form until the course withdrawal deadline. Students will receive a "W" after the add/drop deadline. Withdrawing from a course is not permitted after the official course withdrawal deadline.