Loyola University Chicago

Calendars and Schedules

Spring 2016 - 2019 Academic Calendars


Regular SPRING Semesters
    2017 2018 2019
Spring Semester Open registration ends at midnight Sun Jan. 15    Jan. 14 Jan. 13
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday, No classes Mon Jan. 16 Jan. 15 Jan. 21
Spring Semester Begins. Late and Change of Registration begins - Late registration fee applies Mon (Tues, if Holiday) Jan. 17 (Tues)
Jan. 16 (Tues) Jan. 14
Late and change registration ends. Last day to withdraw without a mark of "W" Mon (Tues, if Holiday)

Jan. 23

Jan. 22 Jan. 22 (Tues)
Last day to drop class(es) with a Bursar credit of 100%- dates maintained by Bursar Sun Jan 30 (Mon) TBD TBD
Last day to convert from credit to audit or vice versa - Last day to request or cancel pass/no pass option Mon Jan. 30 Jan. 29 Jan. 28
Last day to drop class(es) with a Bursar credit of 50%- dates maintained by Bursar Sun Feb. 13 (Mon) TBD TBD
Summer Registration Begins Mon Feb. 13 Feb. 12 Feb. 11
Ash Wed (46 days before Easter): Classes meet, Special worship services available Wed Mar. 1 Feb. 14 Mar. 6
Last day to drop class(es) with a Bursar credit of 20% (zero credit thereafter) Sun Feb. 20 (Mon) TBD TBD
Last day for students to submit assignments to change an "I" grade, from the preceding Fall Semester and the preceding "J" Term, to a letter grade; Faculty may set an earlier deadline Mon Feb. 27 Feb. 26 Feb. 25
Early alert process begins on Mon week 7 and runs through Fri of the week 9 Mon Feb. 27 Feb. 26 Feb. 25
Last day to file applications with Deans' offices for degrees awarded in December for this year   Mar. 1 Mar. 1 Mar. 1
Spring Break: No classes Mon-Sat Mar. 6-11 Mar. 5 - 10 Mar. 4 - 9
Classes Resume Mon Mar. 13 Mar. 12 Mar. 11
Last day (5:00 p.m.) to withdraw with a grade of "W", after this date, the penalty grade of "WF" is assigned Mon Mar. 27 Mar. 26 Mar. 25
Good Friday , No classes (offices closed) Fri April 14 Mar. 30 April 19
Easter Holiday: No classes Thurs evening (classes that start 4:15 p.m. or later are canceled) through Mon afternoon (classes beginning on or after 4:15 p.m. will be held)
Thurs-Mon April 13 - 17 Mar. 29 - Apr. 2 April 18 - 22
Fall Semester UGRD Registration begins Mon April 3 April 16 April 8
Spring Semester classes end Fri April 28 April 27 April 26
Final Examinations



May 1 - 6
April 30 - May 5 April 29 - May 4

*Study Day Wednesdays: No daytime exams will be held.   

Evening classes meeting at 4:15pm or later will hold exams as scheduled.

    2017 2018 2019
Graduation Events and Ceremonies Tues-Sat TBD TBD TBD
Following Fall Semester Begins Mon Aug. 28 Aug. 27 Aug. 26