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.

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 by Semester

Important Dates for Fall 2018
February 28, 2018 Shopping Cart Opens
March 14, 2018 Priority Registration Begins
March 21, 2018 Regular Registration Begins
126.0 March 21
112.0 March 23
103.0 March 26
96.0 March 28
89.0 March 30
79.0 April 2
70.0 April 4
64.0 April 6
NONDEGR July 19
August 13–September 4, 2018 Apply for Graduation Activation Period
August 17, 2018 Leave of Absence Deadline
August 20, 2018 Classes Begin
August 25, 2018 Regular Drop Deadline, 11:59 p.m.
August 26, 2018 Regular Add Deadline, 11:59 p.m.
August 26, 2018 Late Drop Begins
August 27, 2018 Late Registration Begins
September 3, 2018 No Classes – Labor Day
November 9, 2018 Late Drop Deadline, 11:59 p.m.
November 18–24, 2018 No Classes – Thanksgiving Break
December 7, 2018 Withdrawal Deadline, 5:00 p.m.
December 7, 2018 Classes End
December 10–13, 2018 Final Exams
December 14, 2018 Commencement
Important Dates for Spring 2019
September 19, 2018 Shopping Cart Opens
October 3, 2018 Priority Registration Begins
October 10, 2018 Regular Registration Begins
96.0 October 17
70.0 October 24
58.0 October 29
36.0 November 2
28.0 November 7
0.0 November 14
NONDEGR November 15
January 2, January 21, 2019 Apply for Graduation Period
January 4, 2019 Leave of Absence Deadline
January 7, 2019 Classes Begin
January 12, 2019 Regular Drop Deadline
January 13, 2019 Regular Add Deadline, 11:59 p.m.
January 13, 2019 Late Drop Begins
January 14, 2019 Late Registration Begins
January 21, 2019 No Classes – Martin Luther King Day
March 4–9, 2019 No Classes – Spring Break
April 5, 2019 Late Drop Deadline
April 26, 2019 Withdrawal Deadline
April 26, 2019 Classes End
April 29–May 2, 2019 Final Exams
May 3, 2019 Commencement