The academic year consists of three trimesters that begin in August (fall trimester) January (spring trimester) and April (summer trimester). Each trimester is 14 weeks in length.

Fall 2022

Fall 2022
August 17 Last day to submit a Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal.
August 30 Last day for new students to confirm admission for the fall 2022 trimester.
September 4 Fall 2022 trimester and classes Begin. Fall 2022 schedule adjustment period and fee begin.
September 3-5 Labor Day Holiday observed; University closed.
September 8 Last day to register for the fall 2022 trimester; last day of the schedule adjustment period.
September 9 Spring 2023 trimester class schedule becomes viewable in SIS.
September 26 Registration opens for the spring 2023 trimester.
September 30 Deadline to submit the Fall 2022 graduation application.
October 1 2023-2024 FAFSA Available.
November 21 Spring 2023 late registration period and fee begin.
November 24-27 Thanksgiving Holiday observed; University closed.
December 10 Last day of the fall 2022 trimester.
December 11-12 Designated make-up days.
December 13 Final grades due for courses ending December 10.
December 14 Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Review.
December 15 Fall 2022 graduation degree conferral date.
December 24 Winter Break; University closed.

Spring 2023

Spring 2023
January 2 Winter Break; University closed.
January 4 Last day to submit a Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal.
January 4 Last day for new students to confirm admission for the spring 2023 trimester.
January 8 Spring 2023 trimester and classes Begin. Spring 2023 schedule adjustment period and fee begin.
January 12 Last day to register for the spring 2023 trimester; last day of the schedule adjustment period.
January 13 Summer 2023 trimester class schedule becomes viewable in SIS.
January 16 Dr. Martin Luther King Day holiday observed; University closed.
January 30 Registration opens for the summer 2023 trimester.
February 3 Deadline to submit the Spring 2023 graduation application.
March 1 Deadline for Maryland Residents to complete FAFSA 2023-2024 for Senatorial or Delegate Scholarships.
March 27 Summer 2023 late registration period and fee begin.
April 9 University closed.
April 15 Last day of the spring 2023 trimester.
April 16-17 Designated make-up days.
April 18 Final grades due for courses ending April 15.
April 19-25 Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Review
April 20 Spring 2023 graduation degree conferral date.
April 24 Restorative Day; University closed.

Summer 2023

Summer 2023
April 25 Last day for new students to confirm admission for the summer 2023 trimester.
April 26 Last day to submit a Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal.
April 30 Summer 2023 trimester and classes Begin. Summer 2023 schedule adjustment period and fee begin.
May 4 Last day to register for the summer 2023 trimester; last day of the schedule adjustment period.
May 5 Fall 2023 trimester class schedule becomes viewable in SIS.
May 20 2022-2023 Student and Faculty Awards Ceremony.
May 21 2022-2023 Commencement Ceremony.
May 22 Registration opens for the fall 2023 trimester.
May 26 Deadline to submit the Summer 2023 graduation application.
May 27-29 Memorial Day Holiday observed; University closed.
June 19 June 19 Juneteenth Holiday observed; University closed.
July 1 First Day to Apply for Graduate Plus loan for Fall 2023 trimester.
July 4 Independence Day observed; University closed.
July 17 Fall 2023 late registration period and fee begin.
August 5 Last day of the summer 2023 trimester.
August 6-7 Designated make-up days.
August 8 Final grades due for courses ending August 5.
August 9-22 Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Review
August 10 Summer 2023 graduation degree conferral date.
August 14 Restorative Day; University closed.