Critical Dates and Deadlines


The calendar below is for M.Ed. Online Programs offered in the online 5-week, year-round carousel. All other students should use the standard University Academic Calendar.


5 Week Programs

Spring 2022

First Five Week Term, January 18 - February 20

Apply TX Deadline: December 18, 2021
5-Week Courses Program Start Date: January 18, 2022
Payment Due: January 10, 2022
Drop with Refund: January 20, 2022
CENSUS/Non Payment drop: January 21, 2022
Drop date w/out academic penalty: January 28, 2022
Drop date with academic penalty: February 9, 2022
5-Week Courses Last Day: February 20, 2022

Second Five Week Term, February 28 - April 3

Apply TX Deadline: February 8, 2022
5-Week Courses Program Start Date: February 28, 2022
Payment Due: February 21, 2022
Drop with Refund: March 2, 2022
CENSUS/Non Payment drop: March 3, 2022
Drop date w/out academic penalty: March 10, 2022
Drop date with academic penalty: March 22, 2022
5-Week Courses Last Day: April 3, 2022

Third Five Week Term, April 11 - May 15

Apply TX Deadline: March 22, 2022
5-Week Courses Program Start Date: April 11, 2022
Payment Due: April 4, 2022
Drop with Refund: April 13, 2022
CENSUS/Non Payment drop: April 14, 2022
Drop date w/out academic penalty: April 21, 2022
Drop date with academic penalty: May 3, 2022
5-Week Courses Last Day: May 15, 2022

Summer 2022

First Five-Week Term, May 31 - July 3

Apply Texas deadline:  May 10
Five-week courses program start date: May 31
Payment due: May 23
Five-week last day to register: June 2
Drop with refund: June 3
CENSUS/non-payment drop: June 3
Final non-payment purge: June 3
Drop date without academic penalty: June 9
Drop date with academic penalty: June 22
Five-week courses last day: July 3
Grades due by 8 a.m.: July 13

Second Five-Week Term, July 11 - Aug. 14

Apply Texas deadline: June 20
Five-week courses program start date: July 11
Payment due: July 7
Five-week last day to register: July 13
Drop with refund: July 14
CENSUS/non-payment drop: July 14
Final non-payment purge: July 14
Drop date without academic penalty: July 20
Drop date with academic penalty: Aug. 2
Five-week courses last day: Aug. 14
Grades due by 8 a.m.: Aug. 24

Fall 2022

First Five-Week Term, Aug. 22 - Sept. 25

Apply Texas deadline: Aug. 1
Five-week courses program start date: Aug. 22
Payment due: Aug. 15
Five-week last day to register: Aug. 24
Drop with refund: Aug. 25
CENSUS/non-payment drop: Aug. 25
Final non-payment purge: Aug. 25
Drop date without academic penalty: Aug. 31
Drop date with academic penalty: Sept. 12
Five-week courses last day: Sept. 25
Grades due by 8 a.m.: Oct. 5

Second Five-Week Term, Oct. 3 - Nov. 6

Apply Texas deadline: Sept. 12
Five-week courses program start date: Oct. 3
Payment due: Sept. 26
Five-week last day to register: Oct. 5
Drop with refund: Oct. 6
CENSUS/non-payment drop: Oct. 6
Final non-payment purge: Oct. 6
Drop date without academic penalty: Oct. 12
Drop date with academic penalty:  Oct. 24
Five-week courses last day: Nov. 6
Grades due by 8 a.m.: Nov. 16

Third Five-Week Term, Nov. 14 - Dec. 18

Apply Texas deadline: Oct. 24
Five-week courses program start date: Nov. 14
Payment due: Nov. 7
Five-week last day to register: Nov. 16
Drop with refund: Nov. 17
CENSUS/non-payment drop: Nov. 17
Final non-payment purge: Nov. 17
Drop date without academic penalty: Nov. 23
Drop date with academic penalty: Dec. 5
Five-week courses last day: Dec. 18
Grades due by 8 a.m.: Jan. 5