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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Academic Calendar

This calendar lists the important dates you should know as a graduate student. Please note, the information is subject to change.

Spring 2023

January 9 First day of classes
January 15 Last day to add/drop classes
January 16 Martin Luther King holiday
March 12- March 19 Spring Break
March 15 Summer 2023 Registration begins

March 31

Last day to WITHDRAW from classes

  • Withdrawal from a class January 9- March 31 results in the class appearing on the transcript with a grade of "W"

April 15 Fall 2023 Registration begins
May 5 Last day of classes, including exam week
May 5 Graduate Studies Honors Convocation
May 6  UNMC Commencement (Omaha)

May Graduate Deadlines

February 10 Deadline to file for May Graduation via MyRecords (non-transferable, non-refundable fee)
April 7 Deadline to submit request for final oral exam in Seguidor
April 21 Last day the final oral exam may be held
April 28 Deadline for theses and dissertations to be submitted to the McGoogan Health Sciences Library, and final reports for degree to be presented to the Graduate Studies Office

Summer 2023

May 15-July 7 Eight Week Session 
May 17 Last day to ADD/DROP classes 
June 21 Last day to WITHDRAW classes 
May 29  Memorial Day

June 5- July 7

First Five Week Session
June 7 Last day to ADD/DROP classes 
June 28 Last day to WITHDRAW classes 
June 19 Juneteenth
July 4 Independence Day 
July 10-August 11 Second Five Week Session
July 12 Last day to ADD/DROP classes 
August 2 Last day to WITHDRAW classes 
August 11 Degree Completion Date (No August commencement ceremony)
August 18 Summer Grades Due 

August Graduate Deadlines

June 10 Deadline to file for August graduation via MyRecords (non-transferable, non-refundable fee) ** No August commencement ceremony
July 14 Deadline to submit request for the scheduling of the final oral examination via Seguidor
July 28 Last day on which the final oral examination may be held
August 4 Deadline for theses and dissertations to be submitted to the McGoogan Health Sciences Library, and final reports for degree to be presented to the Graduate Studies Office
August 11 Degree Completion Date (No August commencement ceremony)

Fall 2023

      TBD Orientation for new international students
August 15 Graduate Studies Matriculation Ceremony
August 16 UNMC-wide New Student Orientation
August 21 First day of Classes
August 27  Last day to ADD/DROP classes
September 4 Labor Day holiday
October 16-17 Fall Break
November 1 Spring registration opens
November 10 Last day to WITHDRAW from classes
November 23-25 Thanksgiving holiday
December  14 Graduate Studies Honors Convocation
December 15 Last day of classes, including exam week
December 15 UNMC Commencement (Omaha)
December 22 Last Day to post grades

December Graduate Deadlines

October 10 Deadline to file for December graduation via MyRecords (non-transferable, non-refundable fee)
November 17 Deadline to submit request for the scheduling of the final oral examination via Seguidor
December 1 Last day on which the final oral examination may be held
December 8 Deadline for theses and dissertations to be submitted to the McGoogan Health Sciences Library, and final reports for degree to be presented to the Graduate Studies Office
December 15 UNMC Commencement (Omaha)