Mar 30, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Spring Term 2021 - Session 1 (Regular)

Academic Calendar  > Spring Term 2021 - Session 1 (Regular)

  Application deadlines can be found online at Admissions under the application process for your specific admission status: freshman, transfer, international, or graduate.
For enrollment periods by classification, please visit the Enrollment Schedule online.
Student-specific enrollment appointment will be posted to myUH when the course schedule is made available.
Financial Aid Applications   Information is available from the Costs and Financial Aid area of the UH website.
Payment and Refund Deadlines   Timing is critical to University payment and refund processes. Please review the information online at: Student Business Services.
Graduation Application Deadlines  
Regular Filing Period
  • Friday, November 13, 2020 - Friday, March 5, 2021 **Extented**
  • Must apply for graduation via myUH account.

Late Filing Period

  • Saturday, March 6, 2021 - Friday, March 26, 2021
  • Must apply for graduation via myUH account.


College Commencements

  • Please see the current UH Commencement information.
  • These events are ceremonies hosted separately by each College (or Department) and usually occur at the conclusion of the Fall and Spring terms.
  • Dates for the commencement events vary by College. Please check with your College as early as possible.
  • For information about individual college ceremonies, visit the College Commencements website.


January 2021 18 Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
  19 Tuesday
First day of classes.
  26 Tuesday
Last day to add a class.

February 2021 3 Wednesday
ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course  or withdraw  without receiving a grade.
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents.
NOTE: Tuition is higher for hours in excess of the cap.

March 2021 15-20 Monday-Saturday
Spring holiday.

April 2021






Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W”.

May 2021 3 Monday
Last day of classes.
  4 Tuesday
Make up day for class days officially canceled by the university or Reading Period.
Final examination period.
Official closing of session 1.
Deadline for faculty to post Final Grades in myUH.

See notes above re: commencements