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Important Dates for Summer 2018

Meeting summer administrative deadlines is very important. Please add these dates to your calendar to avoid conflict, and ensure that you manage your courses and registration as you intend.

By Topic

Note: courses offered for credit and listed with "Other" as the Session have varied academic deadlines that depend on the dates of the course. For these courses, any student who drops after the first day of the course will receive a "W" grade. All other policies and deadlines still apply.

Dates By Topic

Item First Session 12-Week Session Second Session Pre-College Program
Pre-College Applications Open n/a n/a n/a December 1
Pre-College Application Deadline n/a n/a n/a May 21
Visiting Student Registration Begin at https://enroll.tufts.edu January 2 January 2 January 2 n/a
Pre-College Financial Aid Application Deadline n/a n/a n/a June 1
First Day of Session May 22 May 22 July 2 July 2
Memorial Day (Now classes) May 27 May 27 n/a n/a
Credit to Audit Change Due June 5 June 12 July 16 July 16
Last day to ADD a Course May 28 June 4 July 8 July 8
Independence Day (No Classes) n/a July 4 July 4 July 4
Pass/Fail Grade Change Due June 5 June 12 July 16 July 16
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade of "W" June 5 June 12 July 16 July 16
Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of "W" June 28 August 9 August 9 August 9
Last Day of Session June 28 August 9 August 9 August 9

By Date

Note: courses offered for credit and listed with "Other" as the Session have varied academic deadlines that depend on the dates of the course. For these courses, any student who drops after the first day of the course will receive a "W" grade. All other policies and deadlines still apply.

March

  • 7th: Online Registration for all Courses Begins

May

  • All Other Open Enrollment Courses
    • 21: Pre-College Application Deadline
    • 22: Online Registration ends for all Courses in the First Session and 12-Week Session
    • 22: Walk-in Registration begins for all Courses
    • 23: First Session and 12-Week Courses Begin
    • 24: Late Registration begins for all Courses in the First Session and 12-Week Session
    • 28: Memorial Day Observed (no classes)
    • 30: Last day to ADD a Course in the First Session
    • 30: Last day to switch from “Audit” to “Credit” for First Session Courses

June

  • Pre-College Program / High School Students Taking Undergraduate Courses for Credit
    • 1: Financial Aid Application Deadline
    • 28: Mandatory Orientation
  • All Other Open Enrollment Courses
    • 6: Pass / Fail Grade Change Due for First Session Courses
    • 6: Last day to switch from “Credit” to “Audit” for First Session Courses
    • 6: Last day to withdraw without a grade of “W” for First Session Courses
    • 6: Last day to ADD courses in the 12-Week Session
    • 6: Last day to switch from “Audit” to “Credit” for 12-Week Session courses
    • 6: Pass / Fail Grade Change Due for 12-Week Session Courses
    • 13: Last day to switch from “Credit” to “Audit” for 12-Week Session Courses
    • 13: Last day to withdraw without a grade of “W” for 12-Week Session Courses
    • 13: Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” for First Session Courses
    • 29: Last day of the First Session
    • 29: Online Registration ends for all Courses in the Second Session

July

  • Pre-College Program / High School Students Taking Undergraduate Courses for Credit
    • 3: First Day of Program
    • [All other dates not already covered are consistent with “Second Session” below]
  • All Other Open Enrollment Courses
    • 3: Second Session Courses Begin
    • 3: Late Registration begins for Second Session Courses
    • 4: Independence Day Observed (no classes)
    • 11: Last day to ADD a Course in the Second Session
    • 11: Last day to switch from “Audit” to “Credit” for Second Session Courses
    • 18: Pass / Fail Grade Change Due for Second Session Courses
    • 18: Last day to switch from “Credit” to “Audit” for Second Session Courses
    • 18: Last day to withdraw without a grade of “W” for First Session Courses

August

  • Pre-College Program / High School Students Taking Undergraduate Courses for Credit
    • [All other dates not already covered are consistent with “Second Session” below]
  • All Other Open Enrollment Courses
    • 10: Last day to withdraw with a grade of “W” for 12-Week Session Courses and Second Session Courses
    • 10: Last day of the Second Session and 12-Week Session Courses