Parents and Families

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Spring Break, Honors Convocation, and Commencement activities are  some of the upcoming events you'll want to put on your calendar. We've also gathered a variety of academic calendars and holidays to help you stay in touch!

Academic Calendar:

Saturday, March 1, 12 noon - Spring Break 

Monday, March 10 - Classes Resume

Wednesday, March 12, 11:00 am - 3:00 p.m.  LSA Major/Minor Expo in the Michigan Union 

Sunday March 16 - University Honors Convocation

Tuesday, April 22 - Winter term classes end

Wednesday, April 23, Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27 - Study Days

Thursday, April 24, Friday, April 25 and Monday, April 28 – Thursday, May 1 - Examinations
Grades Due: 72 hours after exam

Friday, May 2 – Sunday, May 4 - Commencement Activities

Saturday, May 3Commencement Brunch Celebration

For more U-M dates of interest see the academic calendar at or U-M Events.

Please note that students enrolling in Business, Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Social Work should check with their respective schools for academic calendar information, including registration.

 

Registration Dates:

Monday, February 3

  • Last day to access Web Registration for Business full term classes.
  • Drop/Add Deadline for Graduate Business full term classes. After today, all Business full term class election changes must be approved by the Academic Unit.
  • After today full term Business courses dropped (with other courses still enrolled) will receive a “W” grade (Official Withdrawal). There is no tuition reduction for courses dropped.

Tuesday, February 18

  •  Last day to withdraw from Winter term with fifty percent tuition reduction.

Wednesday, February 19

  • No reduction in tuition and fee assessment for students who withdraw from Winter term.

Monday, March 24

  • Last day to access Web Registration for 2nd 7 week session courses.
  • Drop/Add Deadline for 2nd 7 week session classes. After today, all 2nd 7 week session class election changes must be approved by the Academic Unit. Courses dropped (with other courses still enrolled) will receive a “W” grade (Official Withdrawal). There is no tuition reduction for courses dropped.
  • Last day to withdraw (drop all courses) from term (if only taking 2nd 7 week session courses) with assessment of registration and disenrollment fee only.

 

Religious Holidays:

Eastern Orthodox Beginning of Lent

March 3

Ash Wednesday

March 5

Nowruz

March 21

Baisakhi

April 14

Passover (Pesach)*

April 14-22

Good Friday

April 18

Eastern Orthodox Good Friday

April 18

Easter

April 20

A comprehensive list of 2014-2015 holidays and more information regarding religious holidays and academic conflicts can be found on the U-M Office of the Provost website.

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