*Please note that 2023 calendar contents are tentative and subject to change*

 

Start of Quarter
Date Event
Wed, Jul 20 Fall Advising & Registration - New Transfer and Post-Baccalaureate Students (Five Sessions: July 20, 21, 25, 26 & 27)
Mon, Aug 1 - Thu, Aug 4 Fall Advising & Registration - New First-Year Students - High Credit 45+ incoming credits (August 1–4)
Mon, Aug 8 Fall Advising & Registration - New First-Year Students - non-High Credit (August 8–11, 15–18, & 22–25)
Mon, Sep 19 Fall Advising & Registration - New First-Year Students - Unable to attend in August (Sept 19)
Wed, Sep 21 First Day of Classes
Wed, Sep 21 Tuition and fees, housing and meal plan charges due
Registration
Date Event
Tue, May 10 - Fri, Jun 24 Phase I - registration for continuing students (Register for up to 18 credits)
Tue, Aug 30 - Tue, Sep 20 Phase II - 8:30 a.m., registration for continuing, new transfer, and post-baccalaureate students. Students can register for up to 20 credits max.
Wed, Sep 21 - Tue, Sep 27 Phase III - open registration - students can register for up to 20 credits max. Waitlisting hours change from 24 to 12 hours.
Tue, Sep 27 Waitlisting ends at midnight
Sun, Nov 6 Online registration ends at midnight
Last Day Deadlines
Date Event
TBA - Last day to apply to attend commencement (before late fee applies)
Sun, May 1 Priority date for readmission (through Admissions) after being away one quarter or longer other than summer quarter
Fri, Jun 3 Last day to apply for a Bachelor's degree (before late fee applies)
Mon, Sep 19 Last day to apply for Master's degree
Tue, Sep 27 Last day to change to-or-from Audit in Registrar's Office
Tue, Sep 27 Last day to add a class without an override
Tue, Sep 27 Last day to withdraw from WWU for the quarter or drop a class with full credit of applicable charges (ends at midnight)
Sun, Oct 2 Last day to add or drop a class on an existing schedule without incurring a $10 per credit late-add/drop service fee
Sun, Oct 2 Last day to drop a class without incurring a "W" grade on official transcript ("XM" code appears on unofficial academic history only)
Fri, Oct 14 Last day to change to-or-from Pass/No Pass
Sat, Oct 15 Last day to pay account before late payment charges are assessed
Thu, Oct 20 Last day for half credit of applicable tuition only (course fees and mandatory fees are not credited)
Fri, Nov 4 Last day to apply for a Bachelor's degree (late fees apply)
Sun, Nov 6 Last day for late course withdrawal
Mon, Nov 28 Last day to withdraw from WWU - for fall quarter only
Fees
Date Event
Wed, Sep 21 Tuition and fees, housing and meal plan charges due
Tue, Sep 27 Full refund deadline (ends at midnight)
Sat, Oct 15 Last day to pay account before late payment charges are assessed
Thu, Oct 20 Last day for half credit of applicable tuition only (course fees and mandatory fees are not credited)
Finals and Commencement
Date Event
Mon, Dec 5 - Fri, Dec 9 Final Exams
Sat, Dec 10 Commencement
Holidays
Date Event
Mon, Sep 5 Labor Day
Thu, Nov 24 - Sun, Nov 27 Thanksgiving Break (Wed, Nov 23 - University open, no classes)
Sat, Dec 10 - Tue, Jan 3 Winter Break