Academic Calendar

Term:  Summer 2024

Part of Term:  Full Term

Event:  All Events


March 2024
March 25      

Registration for Summer and Fall 2024 begins

Summer and Fall 2024 registration time assignments will be available by March 1, 2024.


May 2024
May 06      

Classes Begin for Interim Session and All Summer

May 24      

Classes End for Interim Session

May 27      

Memorial Day (UA closed)

May 28      

Classes Begin for Full Term and Summer 1

May 31      

Last Day to Add a Course or Drop a Course Without a Grade of "W" for Summer Full Term


June 2024
June 07      

Degree Application Deadline

Last day for Graduate & Undergraduate students to submit a degree application online through myBama.

Only after petition and approval by the student's college will an application be accepted after the published deadline. If approved, the student will be assessed a $25 non-refundable late fee in addition to the degree application fee.

June 19      

Juneteenth (UA closed)

June 26      

Classes End for Summer 1


July 2024
July 03      

Classes Begin for Summer 2

July 04      

Independence Day (UA closed)

July 09      

Last Day to Drop a Course with a Grade of "W" for Summer Full Term

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.

July 31      

Classes End for Full Term, Summer 2, and All Summer

July 31      

Last Day to Withdraw from the Summer Full, Summer 2, and All Summer Terms

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 the Law School always require approval from the Dean's office.


August 2024
August 01      

Final Exams - Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet between 7:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 4:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click Final Exam Information.

August 02      

Final Exams - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Classes which first meet between 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet between 2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Classes which first meet 6:00 p.m. or later along with conflicts and courses not scheduled otherwise

For information on how to interpret the exam schedule and other final exam policies, click Final Exam Information.

August 03      

Summer Commencement

Please visit the Commencement website for more information.

August 06      

Final Grade Entry Deadline (11:59 p.m.)

Grades for all summer classes are due tonight at 11:59 p.m. Any missing grades as of the 11:59 p.m. 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

August 21      

Transfer Credit Deadline for Undergraduate Degree Candidates

Deadline for receipt of transfer credit (on an official transcript) for undergraduate degree candidates. If transfer credit is not received by this date, the degree application will be denied and a new degree application will have to be submitted in a future term.

August 23      

Degree Completion Deadline

All degrees will be either awarded or denied by the Degree Completion Deadline; no degrees will be awarded after the published deadline. It is the responsibility of the degree candidate to ensure all requirements are met at the end of the term by the published deadline. More information posted under Diplomas & Degrees then Degree Awarding.

August 23      

Diploma Address & Diploma Name Change 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.

Students may edit middle name and suffix on the graduation application. These edits are for the diploma name only and do not change the official name on the academic record. Any other changes to the name must be filed in accordance with the UA name change policy. Changes made after this date will not be reflected on the diploma.


September 2024
September 13      

Diploma Ship Day

Diplomas for all August graduates will be shipped no later than this date. A notification will be sent to the Crimson email account when the diploma has shipped.