Important Dates & Deadlines

Start of Quarter

Date Event
Wed, September 23 First day of classes
Wed, September 23 Tuition and fees, housing and meal plan charges due date

Registration

Date Event
Wed, June 17 - Tue, July 21 Phase I - registration for CONTINUING STUDENTS ONLY (Register for up to 18 credits max) Closes at Midnight
Fri, July 24 - Wed, July 29 Transitions (New transfer student registration): July 24, 27, 28, 29 (If you do not register at transitions, you will register during Phase II)
Fri, August 7 - Mon, August 10 Special Registration Session - registration for continuing/new transfer/new post bacs (Register for up to 18 credits max)
Mon, August 3 - Thu, September 3 Advising and Registration First Year Freshman/Running Start: August 3 - September 3 by appointment
Tue, September 8 Phase II - registration for continuing students/new transfer students (Register for up to 20 credits max) 8:30am
Wed, September 23 Phase III - open registration (Register for up to 20 credits max)
Sun, November 8 Fall online registration ends at midnight

Last Day Deadlines

Date Event
Fri, May 1 Priority date for readmission (through Admissions) after being away one quarter or longer other than summer quarter
Fri, June 5 Last day to apply for a Bachelor’s degree (before late fee applies)
Fri, September 18 Last day to apply for Master's degree
Tue, September 29 Last day to withdraw from WWU for the quarter or drop a class with full credit of applicable charges (ends at midnight)
Tue, September 29 Last day to change to-or-from Audit in Registrar’s Office
Sun, October 4 Last day to add or drop a class on an existing schedule without incurring a $10 per credit late-add/drop service fee
Sun, October 4 Last day to drop a class without incurring a “W” grade on official transcript (“XM” code appears on unofficial academic history only)
Thu, October 15 Last day to pay account before late payment charges are assessed
Thu, October 22 Last day for half credit of applicable tuition only (course fees and mandatory fees are not credited)
Fri, November 6 Last day to apply for a Bachelor's degree fall 2020
Fri, November 6 Last day to apply to attend commencement (before late fee applies)
Sun, November 8 Last day for late course withdrawal
Tue, November 10 Last day to change to-or-from pass/no pass
Mon, November 30 Last day to withdraw from WWU – for fall quarter only

Fees

Date Event
Wed, September 23 Tuition and fees, Housing and Meal Plan charges due
Tue, September 29 Full refund deadline (ends at midnight)
Thu, October 15 Last day to pay account before late-fees are assessed
Thu, October 22 Last day for half credit of applicable tuition only (course fees and mandatory fees are not credited)

Finals and Commencement

Date Event
Mon, December 7 - Fri, December 11 Final Exams
Sat, December 12 Commencement

Holidays

Date Event
Wed, November 11 Veterans Day
Wed, November 25 - Sun, November 29 Thanksgiving Break (Wed, Nov 25 – University open, no classes)
Sat, December 12 - Mon, January 4 Winter Break

Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

Winter 2021 - Priority date for readmission (through Admissions) after being away one quarter or longer other than summer quarter

Sun, November 1

Fall 2020 - Last day to apply to attend commencement (before late fee applies)

Fri, November 6

Fall 2020 - Last day to apply for a Bachelor's degree fall 2020

Fri, November 6

Fall 2020 - Fall online registration ends at midnight

Sun, November 8

Fall 2020 - Last day for late course withdrawal

Sun, November 8

Fall 2020 - Last day to change to-or-from pass/no pass

Tue, November 10