Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendars contain all the important deadlines and holidays. Keep track of registration deadlines and testing periods.

Mon, Apr 11 Online registration begins for currently enrolled students and returning students Mon, Nov 2
Fri, Jul 22 Payment Deadline by 4:00pm (HST) online or in-person Fri, Dec 11
Mon, Aug 1 Priority Deadline to submit online applications Tue, Dec 1
Thu, Aug 18 Last day to register, add, or drop classes in-person without the $30 late registration fee or the $5 change of registration fee. ($5 change fee is waived for adds or drops submitted online) Fri, Jan 8
Sun, Aug 21 Last day to register online without the $30 late registration fee. Sun, Jan 10
Mon, Aug 22 First day of instruction. In-person registration begins for faculty/staff with tuition waivers. Late registration begins. Student registering for classes at any University of Hawai‘i Institution for the first time on or after this date will be charged a $30 late registration fee. Mon, Jan 11
Fri, Aug 26 Last day to register, add, or change full-semester class sections. Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes with 100% tuition refund. Fri, Jan 15
Thu, Sep 1 Ka‘ie‘ie (Degree Pathway to UHM) Application Deadline Mon, Feb 1
Mon, Sep 12 Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes with 50% tuition refund. Last day to withdraw without a “W” (end of “erase” period). Mon, Feb 1
Fri, Sep 16 Last day to apply and register for credit by examination Fri, Feb 12
Mon, Oct 17 Diploma order deadline for AA, AS, APC, ASC and CA degrees. Tue, Mar 15
Thu, Nov 3 Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes, to change to credit/no credit grade option, and to request audit grade option. Complete withdrawals can now be done online and no longer need to be done in-person. If on Financial Aid and or VA, check with the respective office BEFORE dropping any class to make sure there are no financial ramifications. Not all classes are eligible for the credit/no credit option. Last day for instructors to submit incomplete make-up grades for the previous Spring/Summer and Fall semesters. Tue, Mar 29
Thu, Dec 8 Last day to apply for graduation (all degrees and certificates)
Last day of instruction
Wed, May 4
Dec 9 - 15 Final Examination Period May 6 - 12
Fri, Dec 16 Last day of semester Fri, May 13
Wed, Dec 21 Final grades due online via MyUH Faculty Portal by 4:30pm (HST) Wed, May 18



Application Deadlines

  • Full schedule
  • Fall Semester: Sept 1 – August 1
  • Spring Semester: July 1 – Dec 15
  • Summer I Semester: Jan 1 – April 30
  • Summer II Semester: Jan 1 – June 15

2016 Holidays

Campus Services are closed on weekends (with the exception of some computer labs)

  • Jan 01 New Year's Day (F)
  • Jan 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (M)
  • Feb 15 Presidents' Day (M)
  • Mar 04 Non-Instructional Day (F)
  • Mar 21 - 25 Spring Recess
  • Mar 25 Good Friday (F)
  • Mar 25 Kuhio Day (F)
  • May 30 Memorial Day (M)
  • Jun 10 Kamehameha Day (F)
  • Jul 04 Independence Day (M)
  • Aug 19 Statehood Day (F)
  • Sep 05 Labor Day (M)
  • Nov 08 Election Day (T)
  • Nov 11 Veterans' Day (F)
  • Nov 24 Thanksgiving (Th)
  • Dec 26 Christmas (Observed) (M)