Important Dates are made available by the University Registrar at https://www.uky.edu/registrar/fall-2021-semester

Important Dates - 

OCTOBER 2021

  • October 25 - Midterm of 2021 Fall Semester - end of ninth week of classes
  • October 25-26 - Fall Break - Academic Holiday

NOVEMBER 2021

  • November 1 - Last day for filing an application for a December 2021 undergraduate or graduate degree online in myUK
  • November 11 - Last day candidates for a December 2021 graduate degree can schedule a final examination in the Graduate School
  • November 24 - Last day candidates for a December 2021 graduate degree can sit for a final examination
  • November 24-27 - Thanksgiving (Academic Holidays)
  • November 29, 2021-January 9, 2022 - Registration for new program graduate students for Spring 2022

DECEMBER 2021

  • December 6 - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2022 Spring Semester
  • December 6, 2021-January 9, 2022 - Registration for new post-baccalaureate students for Spring 2022
  • December 6-8 - Dead Days - Classes DO meet
  • December 8 - Last day of classes
  • December 10 - Last day candidates for December 2021 degree to submit thesis/dissertation (ETD) for format review to the Graduate School via UKnowledge
  • December 13-16 - Final Examinations
  • December 17 - End of 2021 Fall Semester
  • December 17 - Last day for candidates for a December 2021 degree to submit final revised thesis/dissertation (EDT) for acceptance by the Graduate School for those students who first submitted December 10
  • December 17-18 - December Commencement