Parents and Families

Winter 2015 calendar icon

Thursday, February 19, 12 noon - 4 pm Winter Off-Campus Housing Fair

Saturday, February 28, 12 noon - Spring Break Begins

Monday, March 9 - Classes Resume  

Wednesday, March 12, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm LSA Major/Minor Expo

Sunday, March 15 - University Honors Convocation

Tuesday, April 21 - Winter term classes end

Wednesday, April 22 and Sunday, April 26 - Study Days

Thursday, April 23 - Friday, April 24
Monday, April 27 - Thursday, April 30

Examinations (Grades Due: 72 hours after exam)

Friday, May 1 – Sunday, May 3 - Commencement Activities

Saturday, May 3 - Commencement Brunch

For more U-M dates of interest see the academic calendar and the Happening@Michigan calendar.

Please note that students enrolled in the schools below should consult their individual academic calendars:

Registration Dates:

Wed, Feb 18

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

Mon, Mar 23

  • 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:

Chinese New Year & Tet


February 19

Eastern Orthodox Beginning of Lent

Orthodox Christian

February 23

Naw Ruz


March 21

Good Friday


April 3

Passover (Pesach) *


April 3 – 11



April 5

Eastern Orthodox Good Friday

Orthodox Christian

April 10

Eastern Orthodox Easter

Orthodox Christian

April 12



April 14

A comprehensive list of 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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