Registration Dates

Below are important dates related to registration.

For holidays, commencement, and other dates, please check the Academic Calendar.


Summer 2017

The Summer 2017 semester will have classes within a number of different subsessions. The dates of these subsessions, and their specific add, drop, withdrawal, and Pass/Fail deadlines are in the sections below. If a class is scheduled within a subsession, it will have the session code as part of the class information.

Summer 2017 Registration Dates

Monday March 20, 2017: Summer and Fall 2017 course schedules go live on OASIS.

Monday, April 3, 2017: Continuing degree-seeking student registration begins. Students are emailed their assigned date and time.

Monday, April 24, 2017: New degree-seeking student registration begins. New students are assigned times by going through the New Student Orientation process. Visiting and exchange student registration begins.

Monday, May 8, 2017: Non-degree student registration begins.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017: Add deadline for Independent Project's and Directed Studies

Summer 2017 - Full 12 Week Semester
  • Start Date: 5/22/17
  • End Date: 8/12/17
  • Add Deadline: 5/26/17
  • Drop Deadline: 5/30/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 6/7/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 6/17/17
  • Grade Deadline: 8/19/17
Summer 2017 - 2 Weeks (subsession 02)
  • Start Date: 5/22/17
  • End Date: 6/3/17
  • Add Deadline: 5/22/17
  • Drop Deadline: 5/23/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 5/24/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 5/25/17
  • Grade Deadline: 6/10/17
Summer 2017 - 3 Weeks (subsession 03)
  • Start Date: 6/5/17
  • End Date: 6/24/17
  • Add Deadline: 6/6/17
  • Drop Deadline: 6/7/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 6/9/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 6/9/17
  • Grade Deadline: 7/1/17
Summer 2017 - First 5 Weeks (subsession 05)
  • Start Date: 5/22/17
  • End Date: 6/24/17
  • Add Deadline: 5/23/17
  • Drop Deadline: 5/24/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 5/30/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 6/6/17
  • Grade Deadline: 7/1/17
Summer 2017 - Second 5 Weeks (subssssion 5B)
  • Start Date: 6/26/17
  • End Date: 7/29/17
  • Add Deadline: 6/27/17
  • Drop Deadline: 6/28/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 7/5/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 7/12/17
  • Grade Deadline: 8/5/17
Summer 2017 - 8 Weeks (subsession 08)
  • Start Date: 5/22/17
  • End Date: 7/15/17
  • Add Deadline: 5/24/17
  • Drop Deadline: 5/25/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 6/1/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 6/14/17
  • Grade Deadline: 7/22/17
Summer 2017 - 10 Weeks (subsession 10)
  • Start Date: 5/22/17
  • End Date: 7/29/17
  • Add Deadline: 5/26/17
  • Drop Deadline: 5/30/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 6/7/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 6/17/17
  • Grade Deadline: 8/5/17
Summer 2017 - Columbia Online 8 weeks
  • Start Date:  6/5/17
  • End Date:  7/30/17
  • Add Deadline:  6/9/17
  • Drop Deadline:  6/13/17
  • Pass/Fail Deadline:  6/21/17
  • Withdrawal Deadline:  7/1/17
  • Grade Deadline:  8/5/17

Fall 2017

The Fall 2017 semester will have classes within a number of different subsessions in addition to the normal 15 week classes. The dates of these subsessions, and their specific add, drop, withdrawal, and Pass/Fail deadlines are in the sections below. If a class is scheduled within a subsession, it will have the session code as part of the class information.

Fall 2017 Registration Dates

Monday, March 20, 2017:  Fall 2017 course schedules go live on OASIS.

Monday, April 3, 2017:  Continuing degree-seeking student registration begins.  Students are emailed their assigned date and time.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017:  New degree-seeking student registration begins.  New students are assigned times by going through the New Student Orientation process.  Visiting and exchange student registration begins.

Monday, August 7, 2017:  Non-degree student registration begins.

Monday, September 18, 2017:  Add deadline for Independent Projects and Directed Studies

                                         

Fall 2017 - Full 15 Week Semester
  • Start Date: 9/05/2017
  • End Date: 12/16/2017
  • Add Deadline: 09/11/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 09/18/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 09/29/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 10/30/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 12/23/2017
Fall 2017 - August Term (subsession AS)
  • Start Date: 8/14/2017
  • End Date: 9/02/2017
  • Add Deadline: 8/15/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 8/16/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 8/17/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 8/17/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 9/09/2017
Fall 2017 - First 5 Weeks (subsession 51)
  • Start Date: 9/05/2017
  • End Date: 10/07/2017
  • Add Deadline: 9/06/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 9/07/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 9/12/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 9/20/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 10/14/2017
Fall 2017 - First 8 Weeks (subsession 71)
  • Start Date: 9/5/2017
  • End Date: 10/28/2017
  • Add Deadline: 9/7/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 9/8/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 9/15/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 9/27/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 11/04/2017
Fall 2017 -Second 5 Weeks (subsession 52)
  • Start Date: 10/09/2017
  • End Date: 11/11/2017
  • Add Deadline: 10/10/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 10/11/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 10/16/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 10/25/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 11/18/2017
Fall 2017 - Last 7 Weeks (subsession 72)
  • Start Date: 10/30/2017
  • End Date: 12/16/2017
  • Add Deadline: 11/02/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 11/03/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 11/10/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 11/22/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 12/23/2017
Fall 2017 - Last 5 Weeks (subsession 53)
  • Start Date: 11/13/2017
  • End Date: 12/16/2017
  • Add Deadline: 11/14/2017
  • Drop Deadline: 11/15/2017
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 11/21/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 11/29/2017
  • Grade Deadline: 12/23/2017
Fall 2017 - MFA European Devised Performance Practice
  • Start Date:  9/25/2017
  • End Date:  12/15/2017
  • Add Deadline: 8/4/2017
  • Drop Deadline:  8/7/2017
  • Withdrawal Deadline:  11/3/2017
  • Grade deadline:  12/23/2017

* Please see the Consumer Information Disclosure [www.colum.edu/admissions/requirements/graduate.html] for full withdrawal and refund schedule.

* Students withdrawing from year one of the MFA must email the Office of the Registrar at registrar@colum.edu

Please allow 72 hours for processing.

Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 semester will have classes within a number of different subsessions. The dates of these subsessions, and their specific add, drop, withdrawal, and Pass/Fail deadlines are in the sections below. If a class is scheduled within a subsession, it will have the session code as part of the class information.

Spring 2018 Registration Dates

Monday, October 30, 2017: Spring 2018 course schedules go live on OASIS.

Monday, November 6, 2017: Continuing degree-seeking student registration begins. Students are emailed their assigned date and time.

Monday, November 27, 2017: New degree-seeking student registration begins. New students are assigned times by going through the New Student Orientation process. Visiting and exchange student registration begins.

Monday, December 11, 2017: Non-degree student registration begins.

Friday, February 2, 2018:  Add deadline for Independent Project's and Directed Studies

Spring 2018 - January Term (subsession JS)
  • Start Date: 1/2/18
  • End Date: 1/20/18
  • Add Deadline: 1/3/18
  • Drop Deadline: 1/9/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 1/9/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 1/12/18
  • Grade Deadline: 1/26/18
Spring 2018 - Full 15 Week Semester (subsession SF)
  • Start Date: 1/22/18
  • End Date: 5/11/18
  • Add Deadline: 1/29/18
  • Drop Deadline: 2/5/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 2/16/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 3/19/18
  • Grade Deadline: 5/18/18
Spring 2018 - First 5 Weeks (subsession S1)
  • Start Date: 1/22/18
  • End Date: 2/24/18
  • Add Deadline: 1/23/18
  • Drop Deadline: 1/29/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 2/5/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 2/7/18
  • Grade Deadline: 3/2/18
Spring 2018 - First 8 Weeks (subsession S8)
  • Start Date: 1/22/18
  • End Date: 3/17/18
  • Add Deadline: 1/24/18
  • Drop Deadline: 1/29/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 2/7/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 2/19/18
  • Grade Deadline: 3/30/18
Spring 2018 - Second 5 Weeks (subsession S2)
  • Start Date: 2/26/18
  • End Date: 4/7/18
  • Add Deadline: 2/27/18
  • Drop Deadline: 3/5/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 3/12/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 3/14/18
  • Grade Deadline: 4/13/18
Spring 2018 - Last 7 Weeks (subsession S7)
  • Start Date: 3/26/18
  • End Date: 5/11/18
  • Add Deadline: 3/28/18
  • Drop Deadline: 4/2/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 4/13/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 4/11/18
  • Grade Deadline: 5/18/18
Spring 2018 -Last 5 Weeks (subsession S3)
  • Start Date: 4/9/18
  • End Date: 5/11/18
  • Add Deadline: 4/10/18
  • Drop Deadline: 4/16/18
  • Pass/Fail Deadline: 4/23/18
  • Withdrawal Deadline: 4/25/18
  • Grade Deadline: 5/18/18