Fall 2021 Registration Calendar

April

Monday, April 12, 2021
Continuing Doctoral and Graduate Student registration for Fall 2021 begins at 8:30 a.m. Students who do not register for the fall 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 12, 2021: College of Arts and Sciences
  • Tuesday, April 13, 2021: School of Education
  • Wednesday, April 14, 2021: School of Nursing and Health Professions
  • Thursday, April 15, 2021: School of Management (MBA students by registration access time only.)

Monday, April 19, 2021
Visiting Student registration and Continuing Undergraduate Student registration for Fall 2021 begins. Students may also register for summer classes at this time. 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

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Webtrack Advising and Tutorial begins for new Undergraduate Students.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Webtrack Registration begins for new Undergraduate Students. Last day for New Student Online Registration: August 30.

August

Sunday, August 1, 2021
Payment Due for Fall 2021 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 2, 2021
Visiting Student registration begins.  Payment due at the time of registration.

Tuesday, August 17 & Wednesday, August 17, 2021
International Student first day to move-in to on-campus housing. International Student transportation shuttle from SFO to USF.

Thursday, August 19 & Friday August 20, 2021
International Student Orientation begins for Undergraduate and Graduate International Students.
Orientation and Registration for new School of Education Students.
Faculty due back on August 19.

Saturday, August 21, 2021
New Student Orientation begins.
Fall 2021 classes begin for School of Education Teaching Weekend classes.

Monday, August 23, 2021
Deadline to withdraw from University or take a leave of absence for Fall 2021 with 100% tuition refund. See withdrawal refund policy and schedule.
New Student Make-Up Advising and Registration.
School of Education Fall 2021 classes begin.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Fall 2021 classes begin.

Monday, August 30, 2021
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

Monday, September 6, 2021
Labor Day: Administrative offices closed. No classes.

Friday, September 10, 2021
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 2021.

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 2021 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.

October

Monday, October 18 & Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Fall 2021 break (no classes)

November

Friday, November 5, 2021
Last day to drop classes or withdraw for Fall 2021 (no refund).

Monday, November 8, 2021
Continuing Student Registration for Intersession, Spring, and Summer 2022 begins for Graduate & Doctoral Students.

Monday, November 15, 2021
Continuing Student Registration for Intersession, Spring, and Summer 2022 begins for Undergraduate Students.

Thursday, November 25 & Friday, November 26, 2021
Thanksgiving recess; Administrative offices closed. No classes.

December

Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Fall 2021 Classes End.

Thursday, December 9, 2021
Study/Review Day.

Friday, December 10, 2021
Final exams begin.

Thursday, December 16, 2021
Final exams end.

Friday, December 17, 2021
Mid-year Commencement Exercises.

January

Sunday, January 2, 2022
Tuition and Housing Payment Deadline for Intersession and Spring 2021.

Monday, January 4, 2022
Grades due for Fall 2021.

***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.