Office of the Registrar

Fall 2021 Semester Academic Calendar

Subject to change without notice. Last updated 10/6/2020

Event Date Day
Early Advising Mar 29 - Apr 2 (M-F)
Early Registration Begins Apr 5 (M)
Holiday: Statehood Day Aug 20 (F)
Orientation Aug18-21 (W-Sa)
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes without Owing Tuition & Fees Aug 22 (Su)
Last Day to Register without $30 late fee Aug 22 (Su)
First day of Instruction Aug 23 (M)
Last day to Register or Add Classes Aug 31 (T)
Last Day to Withdraw From Classes Without Owing Tuition. Student fees are still owed. (If you register and decide to not attend, you must officially withdraw by this date. Failure to withdraw will result in a financial obligation to the UH System and may result in an “F” for the class(es) not attended.) Note: Student activity fees are not refunded unless the student is completely withdrawn from all campuses of the University of Hawaiʻi system on or before the last day of late registration (add period) as established at each institution. Aug 31 (T)
Holiday: Labor Day Sep 6 (M)
Final Deadline to Apply for Fall 2021 Graduation Sep 10 (F)
Last Day to Exercise Credit/No Credit Sep 10 (F)
Last Day to Submit Auditors Form Sep 10 (F)
"Last Day to Drop A Class Online without “W” (To drop all your UH Hilo classes, visit the Complete Withdrawal instructions page.) Sep 14 (T)
"Last Day to Receive 50% Refund of Tuition for Complete Withdrawals (If you have not yet paid for your tuition, your account will be charged for 50% of the tuition and all fees.)" Sep 14 (T)
No Refunds will be issued after this date. Sep 14 (T)
Priority Deadline to Apply for Spring 2022 Graduation Oct 1 (F)
Graduate Thesis/Dissertation to Committee Deadline Oct 15 (F)
Graduate Students ONLY (Masters and Doctoral Degrees): Deadline to Apply for Fall 2021 Graduation Oct 15 (F)
"Last Day to Drop A Class Online with “W” (To drop all your UH Hilo classes, visit the Complete Withdrawal instructions page.) Nov 1 (M)
“I” Removal Deadline (for grades received in Spring or Summer 2021): Student to Instructor Nov 1 (M)
Last Day to Apply for Credit-by Exam for Fall Nov 1 (M)
Holiday: Veteran's Day Nov 11 (R)
“I” Removal and Change of Grade Deadline (for grades received in Spring or Summer 2021): Instructor to the Office of the Registrar Nov 15 (M)
Last day to Submit Credit-By Exam Results to Office of the Registrar Nov 15 (M)
Graduate Thesis/Dissertation Defense Deadline Nov 15 (M)
Holiday: Thanksgiving Day Nov 25 (R)
Non-Instructional Day Nov 26 (F)
Last Day of Instruction Dec 9 (R)
Last day to Completely Withdraw (from all classes) with a "W" Dec 9 (R)
Final Examinations Dec 13 - 17 (M-F)
Fall Semester Ends Dec 17 (F)
UH Hilo Commencement Dec 18 (Sa)
Final Grades Due in MyUH at 12 noon Dec 20 (M)
Graduate Form 3 for Fall Graduates: Thesis/Project/Dissertation and Degree Requirements Completion Deadline: Student to Graduate Division Jan 11 (T)
Graduate Form 3 for Fall Graduates: Thesis/Project/Dissertation and Degree Requirements Completion Deadline: Graduate Division to the Office of the Registrar . No Extensions. Jan 14 (F)