Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

View Academic Calendars for the current and upcoming semesters

Note that a few events listed on the University-wide calendar above, such as Commencement, may vary from campus to campus.

Penn State York’s Fall 2017 Commencement is scheduled for Friday, December 15.

Please contact the Registrar at Penn State York if you have any questions.

Registration Timetables

The Registration Timetable provides a schedule of when students can begin registering for classes for a specific semester.

View Registration Timetables for upcoming semesters

Important Dates for Fall 2017
March 15, 2017 Priority Registration Begins
March 22, 2017 Regular Registration Begins
103.0 March 27
96.0 March 29
89.0 March 31
79.0 April 3
70.0 April 5
64.0 April 7
PROV April 26
NONDEGR July 20
August 14–September 5, 2017 Apply for Graduation Activation Period
August 18, 2017 Leave of Absence Deadline
August 21, 2017 Classes Begin
August 26, 2017 Regular Drop Deadline
August 27, 2017 Regular Add Deadline, 11:59 p.m.
August 27, 2017 Late Drop Begins
August 28, 2017 Late Registration Begins
September 4, 2017 No Classes – Labor Day
November 10, 2017 Late Drop Deadline
November 20-24, 2017 No Classes – Thanksgiving Break
December 8, 2017 Withdrawal Deadline
December 8, 2017 Classes End
December 11-14, 2017 Final Exams
December 15, 2017 Commencement
Important Dates for Spring 2018
September 20, 2017 Shopping Cart Opens
October 4, 2017 Priority Registration Begins
October 11, 2017 Regular Registration Begins
96.0 October 18
70.0 October 25
89.0 March 31
58.0 October 30
36.0 November 3
28.0 November 8
0.0 November 15
NONDEGR November 16
January 2, January 22, 2018 Apply for Graduation Period
January 5, 2018 Leave of Absence Deadline
January 8, 2018 Classes Begin
January 13, 2018 Regular Drop Deadline
January 14, 2018 Regular Add Deadline, 11:59 p.m.
January 14, 2018 Late Drop Begins
January 15, 2018 Late Registration Begins
January 15, 2018 No Classes – Martin Luther King Day
March 5–10, 2018 No Classes – Spring Break
April 6, 2018 Late Drop Deadline
April 27, 2018 Withdrawal Deadline
April 27, 2018 Classes End
April 30–May 3, 2018 Final Exams
May 4, 2018 Commencement