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2022 - 2023 Academic Calendar

Access the full current and upcoming semester academic calendars to find key dates and information including holidays, registration dates, payment deadlines, drop or add dates, exams and commencement for each term.

Tentative Dates - dates are subject to change without notice

  Fall Fall I Fall II
Fall 2022 Bills available online in Self Service Carolina July 15 July 15 July 15
Mail-in Tuition Payment Deadline August 4 August 4 August 4
Tuition Payment Deadline August 10 August 10 August 10
Processing of Financial Aid overage checks begins (Allow 3 -5 days for processing) August 16 August 16 August 16
Pre-Registration Begins March 14 March 14 March 14
Open Advisement/Course Adjustment August 15 - 16 August 15 - 16 August 15 - 16
Classes Begin August 18 August 18 October 17
Last day to register/change schedule View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines
Last day to drop a class without a grade of "W" View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines  View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines  View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "WF" View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines  View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines  View Withdrawal Refund Deadlines 
Labor Day (No Classes) September 5 September 5 N/A
Last day to apply for December Graduation (Associate/BOL/BLS) Graduation Application Deadline Graduation Application Deadline Graduation Application Deadline
Fall Break (No Classes) October 13 - 14 N/A N/A
General Election Day (No Classes) November 8 N/A N/A
Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes) November 23 - 27 N/A November 23 - 27
Last day of class December 2 October 10 December 6
Reading Day December 3 N/A N/A
Final Exams December 5 - 12 October 11 - 12 December 8 & 12
Grades Due December 16 by 9 am October 17 by 9 am December 16 by 9 am
Commencement Exercises (in Columbia) December 12 N/A December 12

See also the Upcoming Deadlines to Apply for Admission to Palmetto College Degree Programs

This calendar is correct as of the time of publication. However, the USC Registrar's Office publishes the most recent calendar each semester.


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