Fall Dates & Deadlines

Important Dates for Spring, Summer, and Fall Semesters:

Academic Calendar

Archived Dates and Deadlines


Dates and times may change without prior notice. Contact the Registrar's Office for verification.

Class Schedule on the Web

Monday, April 13

Bursar Begins Accepting Payments

Monday, April 27

Priority Registration for Continuing Students

  • Undergraduate: 16 units | including 12 units waitlisted
  • Post-Baccalaureate: 16 units | including 12 units waitlisted

Monday, April 27 – Sunday, August 2

Course Match Registration
For incoming CSU students only. Date and times may change without prior notice.

Monday, June 1 – Sunday, August 23

Registration for New Graduate Students

Date and times may change without prior notice.

  • Post-Baccalaureate: 16 units | including 12 units waitlisted

Monday, June 8 – Sunday, August 2

 

Orientation Registration for Freshman and Transfers

Date and times may change without prior notice.

  • Undergraduate: 16 units | including 12 units waitlisted

Monday, June 8 – Sunday, August 2

Enrollment Limit Increase

Date and times may change without prior notice.

  • Undergraduate:19 units | including 12 units waitlisted
  • Post-Baccalaureate:16 units | including 12 units waitlisted

Monday, August 3 – Tuesday, August 11

Payment Due Date

Date and times may change without prior notice.

Wednesday, August 12

No Adds, Drops or Promotion from Wait List

Date and times may change without prior notice.

Wednesday, August 12

Returning Student Move-in Day Begins

Friday, August 14

GatorFest!

Friday, August 14 –  Sunday, August 23 

Freshmen Move-in Day Begins

Saturday, August 15 –  Sunday, August 16 

CSU Fully Online Registration
For incoming CSU students only

Monday, August 17 – Sunday, August 23

Open Registration for All Students

Student Exceed Maximum Unit Petitions can only be processed starting the Open Registration period.

Thursday, August 13 – Sunday, August 23

Payment Due Date for all New International Students, including new graduate students

Monday, August 24

First Day of Instruction

Monday, August 24

Adding Classes with Permission Numbers

Monday, August 24 – Monday, September 14

Labor Day

No Classes | Campus Closed

Monday, September 7

Last Day for Faculty Drops

Sunday, September 13

Audit Deadline

Monday, September 14

Last Day to Drop/Withdraw Classes without a W grade

Please see Bursar’s Fall Session Pro-Rata/Refund Guidelines, for financial impacts.

Monday, September 14

Withdrawal from Classes or University for Serious and Compelling Reasons

Tuesday, September 15 – Monday, November 16

CENSUS

Monday, September 21

Graduation Application Deadline

Friday, September 25

Credit/No Credit Option Deadline

Monday, October 19

Veteran’s Day

No Classes | Campus Closed

Wednesday, November 11

Withdrawal from Classes or University by Exception for Documented Serious and Compelling Reasons

Tuesday, November 17 – Friday, December 11

Fall 2020 Recess:
No Classes | Campus Open

Fall 2020 Recess: Thanksgiving
No Classes | Campus Closed

Monday, November 23 – Wednesday, November 25

 

Thursday, November 26 – Friday, November 27

Last Day of Instruction

Friday, December 11

Final Exams

Monday, December 14 – Friday, December 18

Winter Recess

No Classes | Campus Closed

Friday, December 25 – Friday, January 1, 2021

Grades Due by Faculty

Monday, January 4, 2021 @ 11:59 PM

Grades Processed (End of Term)

Date and times may change without prior notice.

Monday, January 11, 2021

Grades Available on SF State Gateway

Date and times may change without prior notice.

Monday, January 11, 2021

Official Transcripts Available with Semester Grades

Date and times may change without prior notice.

Monday, January 25, 2021