Academic Calendar and Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines

Fall Semester

March 26 Priority registration begins at midnight
June 11 New freshman registration begins at midnight
September 4 Classes begin
September 11 Add/drop deadline is 11:59 p.m.
November 12 Withdraw deadline is 11:59 p.m.
November 30 Discontinuance deadline is 5:00 p.m.

Winter Semester

October 22 Priority registration begins at midnight
October 31 New freshman registration begins at midnight
January 7 Classes begin
January 14 Add/drop deadline is 11:59 p.m.
March 19 Withdraw deadline is 11:59 p.m.
April 3 Discontinuance deadline is 5:00 p.m.

Spring Term

February 1 Registration begins at midnight
April 30 Classes begin
May 7 Add/drop deadline is 11:59 p.m.
June 4 Withdraw deadline is 11:59 p.m.
June 4 Discontinuance deadline is 5:00 p.m.

Summer Term

February 1 Registration begins at midnight
June 24 Classes begin
July 1 Add/drop deadline is 11:59 p.m.
July 30 Withdraw deadline is 11:59 p.m.
July 30 Discontinuance deadline is 5:00 p.m.

For additional important deadlines and dates, please see the Academic Calendar.


Tuition is due seven days before the start of the semester or term. For more information, see the tuition deadlines.


The add/drop deadline is six business days after the start of the semester or term. Students needing help should see the dropping classes instructions.


A student can withdraw from a class by following the withdraw guidelines. If a Salt Lake Center-only student decides to withdraw from all classes (discontinue), he or she must contact Becky Lueck in Student Services at 801-933-9400. Day continuing BYU students must contact BYU Enrollment Services in Provo to withdraw from all classes.