Dear University of Vermont Students, Faculty, and Staff:

As we enter the final weeks of the semester, please note the following academic and residential life/return to campus dates and deadlines.

Looking for more information about Spring 2021? Visit the Return to Campus spring 2021 website for more information and remember to check back often for the latest spring semester updates.

Important Academic Dates and Deadlines

October 26

  • Initial Schedule of Courses posted

November 2
Withdraw deadline at 11:59 pm EST.

November 7
Final Schedule of Courses posted.

November 13 
At-home election form deadline at 11:59 pm EST.

November 16
Spring 2021 course registration begins.  Your specific registration time/date can be found by clicking the check registration status (view holds) link on the Registrar page in myUVM.

November 30
All-remote instruction begins for all undergraduate classes and some graduate classes.

December 4
Last day of classes.

December 11
Last day of exams.

Important Residential Life/Return to Campus Dates and Deadlines

November 1
Extended Housing Form opens on This form allows students to request to stay on campus over Thanksgiving Break, and to apply for Emergency Housing over winter break.

December 3

  • Quarantine Planning and Move-in Time Selection.

January 7
New-to-campus (including Fall 2020 At-Home Students returning to campus) and new students’ room assignments released. Please note: Fall 2020 At-Home Students who have already completed a housing and meal plan contract do not need to submit a new contract.

January 19-27
Arrival for students required to quarantine on campus

January 28 (tentative)
Move-in for new students not quarantining on campus

January 30-31
Move-in for students returning to the residence halls

Patricia A. Prelock
Provost and Senior Vice President
The University of Vermont


Patricia Prelock, Provost and Sr. VP