Fall 2020 Registration Calendar

April

Monday, April 6, 2020
Continuing Doctoral and Graduate Student registration for Fall 2020 begins at 8:30 a.m. Students who do not register by August 1 must contact the Office of Student Accounts (StudentAccounts@usfca.edu) to arrange payment before registering.

Doctoral and Graduate Summer and Fall Registration Schedule:

  • Monday, April 6, 2020: College of Arts and Sciences
  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020: School of Education
  • Wednesday, April 8, 2020: School of Nursing and Health Professions
  • Thursday, April 9, 2020: School of Management (MBA students by registration access time only.)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Continuing Undergraduate Student registration for Fall 2020 begins. Students may also continue registering for summer classes. Continuing Undergraduate Student registration is by access time only. Students who do not register by August 1 must contact the Office of Student Accounts (StudentAccounts@usfca.edu) to arrange payment before registering.

May-June

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Webtrack Advising and Tutorial begins for new Undergraduate Students.

Monday, June 1, 2020
Webtrack Registration begins for new Undergraduate Students. Last day for New Student Online Registration: August 24.

August

Saturday, August 1, 2020
Payment Due for Fall 2020 Tuition and Fees.
Continuing Students who do not register by August 1 must contact the Office of Student Accounts (StudentAccounts@usfca.edu) to arrange payment before registering.

Monday, August 3, 2020
Visiting Student registration begins.  Payment due at the time of registration.

Tuesday, August 11 & Wednesday, August 12, 2020
International Student first day to move-in to on-campus housing. International Student transportation shuttle from SFO to USF.

Thursday, August 13 & Friday August 14, 2020
International Student Orientation begins for Undergraduate and Graduate International Students.
Orientation and Registration for new School of Education Students.
Faculty due back on August 13.

Saturday, August 15, 2020
New Student Orientation begins.
Fall 2020 classes begin for School of Education Teaching Weekend classes.

Monday, August 17, 2020
Deadline to withdraw from University or take a leave of absence for Fall 2020 with 100% tuition refund. See withdrawal refund policy and schedule.
New Student Make-Up Advising and Registration.
School of Education Fall 2020 classes begin.

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Fall 2020 classes begin.

Monday, August 24, 2020
Last day to add classes.
Students may continue to drop individual courses online up till the Last Day to Drop a course with 100% refund.

September

Friday, September 4, 2020
Last Day to Drop a course with a 100% Refund (if applicable).
Courses dropped after this date appear with a neutral "W" on transcript.
Last day to change to or from Pass/Fail or Audit option for Fall 2020.

Please note that the Last Day to Drop with a 100% Refund may vary by course. The date listed here is applicable only to courses with standard start and end dates for the Fall 2020 semester. To find what Last Day to Drop with a 100% Refund date is applicable to a specific course, please visit the Online Class Schedule at usfca.edu/schedules or contact the Office of the University Registrar at (415) 422-7260 or registrar@usfca.edu for assistance.

Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day: Administrative offices closed. No classes.

October

Friday, October 30, 2020
Last day to drop classes or withdraw for Fall 2020 (no refund).

November

Monday, November 2, 2020
Continuing Student Registration for Intersession, Spring, and Summer 2021 begins for Graduate & Doctoral Students.

Monday, November 9, 2020
Continuing Student Registration for Intersession, Spring, and Summer 2021 begins for Undergraduate Students.

Monday, November 23 to Friday, November 27, 2020
Thanksgiving recess. No classes. Administrative offices closed Nov 26 and 27.

December

Thursday, December 3, 2020
Fall 2020 Classes End.

Friday, December 4, 2020
Final exams begin.

Thursday, December 10, 2020
Final exams end.

Friday, December 11, 2020
Mid-year Commencement Exercises.

January

Saturday, January 2, 2021
Tuition and Housing Payment Deadline for Intersession and Spring 2021.

Monday, January 4, 2021
Grades due for Fall 2020.

***Important Note: ***
Dates, course offerings, and other contents are subject to change.

*Always consult the University Academic Calendar for the complete list of relevant semester dates.