Spring 2025

January

Thu. 9 Resident halls open for new residential students 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sun. 12 Residence halls open 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. for returning students
Mon. 13 Classes begin (16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
Mon. 13 Late registration (16-week semester)
Wed. 15 “President Troy Paino’s All Faculty and Staff Assembly” (4 p.m., Dodd Auditorium)
Fri. 17 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 p.m., 16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
Mon. 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
Wed. 22 Last day to drop a 1st 8-week course without a grade of W
Fri. 31 Last day to drop a 16-week semester course without a grade of W

February

Thu. 6 Declaration of Major is due (B.A./B.S. students only)
Wed. 12 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 1st 8-week term
Wed. 12 Last day to withdraw from a 1st 8-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 28 *Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for 16-week semester (Students must pre-register to stay on campus during the break. Residence halls close at 7 p.m.)
Fri. 28 Last day of classes for 1st 8-week term
Fri. 28 Last day to withdraw from the University (all courses) if registered for a 1st 8-week course (students may not be enrolled for 2nd 8-week session if withdrawing from 1st 8-week session)

March

Mon. 3 – Fri. 7 Final exams for 1st 8-week term
Sun. 9 Residence halls open at 2:00 p.m.
Mon. 10 Spring Break ends; classes for 16-week semester resume
Mon. 10 Classes begin (2nd 8-week term)
Mon. 10 Registration for upcoming Summer semester begins
Fri. 14 Last day to register for 2nd 8-week courses
Mon. 17 – Sun. 30 Exit Survey of currently enrolled graduating students
Mon. 17 – Fri. 28 Pre-registration Advising
Wed. 19 Last day to drop a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of W
Fri. 21 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade (undergraduate 16-week semester and undergraduate 2nd 8-week term courses)
Fri. 21 Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 21 – Sat. 22 Destination UMW
Fri. 28 Adjustment Period for upcoming Fall semester begins
Mon. 31 Advance registration for upcoming Fall semester begins

April

Thu. 3 Advance registration for upcoming Fall semester ends
Wed. 9 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 2nd 8-week term
Wed. 9 Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of F
Sat. 12 Multicultural Fair
Fri. 25 Last day of classes for 16-week semester and 2nd 8-week term
Fri. 25 Last day to withdraw from the University if registered for 16-week courses and/or 2nd 8-week courses if no grade has been received in 1st 8-week term
Sat. 26 – Sun. 27 Reading Period
Mon. 28 – Fri. 2 Final examinations (16-week semester & 2nd 8-week term)

May

Sat. 3 All residence halls close at 10:00 a.m. (except for graduating seniors)
Tue. 6 Grades due for ALL students (12 noon 16-week semester and 2nd 8-week term)
Sat. 10 Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement
Sun. 11 Residence halls close at 10:00 a.m. for graduating seniors