The Academic Calendar contains important deadlines for your classes.
Spring and Fall Semesters
The World Campus follows Penn State's academic calendar for the spring and fall semesters for most academic deadlines; however, deadlines and exam dates may vary by course. Please check your syllabus if you have questions.
In the summer semester, most World Campus courses follow the academic calendar listed below.
Summer 2014 Academic Calendar
|Action||Session I–12 weeks||Session II–6 weeks||Session III–6 weeks|
|Student Registration Deadline||May 19||May 19||July 2|
|Intent to Graduate||May 12–June 20||May 12–June 20||May 12–June 20|
|Classes Begin||May 19||May 19||July 2|
|Regular Drop Period||May 19–27||May 19–22||July 2–July 7|
|Regular Add Period||May 19–8:00 a.m. ET,
|May 19–8:00 a.m. ET,
|July 2–8:00 a.m. ET,
|Late Drop Begins||May 28||May 23||July 8|
|Late Registration Begins||May 29||May 24||July 9|
|Memorial Day Holiday||May 26||May 26||N/A|
|Independence Day Holiday||July 4||N/A||July 4|
|Late Drop Deadline||July 25||June 18||August 5|
|Withdrawal Deadline||August 13||June 27||August 13|
|Classes End||August 13||June 27||August 13|
|Final Exams||Varies by course. Check your course syllabus.|