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Credit Programs for Part-time Students

Calendars

Carolina Courses Online is a semester-based program and follows the UNC-Chapel Hill calendar for the fall and spring semesters. During the summer, courses are offered in three sessions.

You are expected to begin work in the first day of class and work continually and regularly throughout the term. You should be prepared to complete assignments and/or participate in discussion forums on a regular basis.

Calendar and deadlines for 1st summer session (5½ weeks)

Mar 19 Early Registration begins
Apr 15 Billing by University Cashier for students registered by this date  
Apr 16 Prepayment periods begins  
May 6 Tuition due or registration may be cancelled
May 12 Last day to cancel your registration  
May 13 Courses begin; late registration  
May 14 Last day to late register at 5 pm  
May 15 Last day by 5pm to drop one of your courses from your schedule and receive a partial refund.
May 25 Holiday
May 28 Last day for undergraduates to drop a course (UNC-Chapel Hill degree students)  
Jun 15 Last day of classes; Last day to withdraw – no tuition credit
Jun 17–18 Exams

 

Calendar and deadlines for 2nd summer session (5½ weeks)

Mar 19 Early Registration begins
May 15 Billing by University Cashier for students registered by this date  
May 16 Prepayment periods begins  
Jun 9 Tuition due or registration may be cancelled
Jun 21 Last day to cancel your registration  
Jun 22 Courses begin; late registration  
Jun 23 Last day to late register at 5 pm  
Jun 24 Last day by 5pm to drop one of your courses from your schedule and receive a partial refund.
Jul 3 Holiday
Jul 10 Last day for undergraduates to drop a course (UNC-Chapel Hill degree students)  
Jul 23 Last day of classes; Last day to withdraw – no tuition credit
Jul 27–28 Exams


Calendar and deadlines for Fall Semester 2015

Apr 7 Early registration begins
Jul 17 Billing date for students who registered by this date
Jul 18 Prepayment period begins
Aug 17 Last day to cancel your registration (no tuition or fees charged)
Aug 18 Courses begin; late registration begins
Aug 24 Last day to add a course (by 5 pm)
Aug 31 Last day for all Fall 2014 and 2015 first-year undergraduate students and Fall 2015 sophomore transfer students to drop a course using the web registration system. Drop transactions processed between weeks 3‐8 will remain on the record with a grade recorded of WC (Withdrawal by Choice).          

Last day for part-time students to drop a course from their schedule with an adjustment to their financial account.
Sep 7 Holiday
Oct 12 Last day for all Fall 2014 and 2015 first-year undergraduate students and Fall 2015 sophomore transfer students to drop courses with dean’s approval. Drop transactions processed between weeks 3‐8 will remain on the student’s record with a grade of WC (withdrawal by Choice).

Last day for junior and senior transfer students and continuing undergraduate students admitted prior to Fall 2014 to drop courses using the web registration system. Drop transactions processed up to this date will not remain on the student’s record.
Oct 14 Fall Break begins at 5 pm
Oct 19 Classes resume at 8 am
Oct 20 Last day to withdraw from the entire semester with a prorated refund
Nov 25-29 Thanksgiving holiday
Dec 2 Last day of classes. Last day to withdraw—no tuition credit.
Dec 4-11 Exams