Academic Planning and Faculty Excellence

Spring 2025 Calendar

Overview of Spring 2025 Admission Period
Applications will be accepted into any program up to the admission deadlines published on the Cal Poly Pomona website. For current information regarding admission application deadlines, please check the website or contact the major department.
Overview of Spring 2025 Academic Instruction
15-Week Session
Beginning of college year May 29, 2024
Beginning of semester for faculty January 17
Classes begin for all students January 18
Spring Instruction Break (campus open, except 04/01/2024 see holidays section) March 29 - April 4
Classes end for all students May 9
Finals May 10 - 16
End of semester for faculty May 23
Grades due at 9:00 am May 23
Grades Finalization Date June 2
Commencement (Date will vary by college. Check with major department for exact date.) May 16 - 19
Overview of Spring 2025 Scheduling and Registration Deadlines
15-Week Session
First day to apply for current term graduation Aug 1, 2024
Last Day to Apply Registration Holds to Student Records September 16
Registration Advising Period October 14 - November 27
Priority Registration Period October 14 - 15
Student Parent Priority Registration October 16
General Registration Period October 17 - December 4
Fee Bills Posted to BroncoDirect October 26
Fees Due December 5
Enrollment Cancellation Due to Non-Payment December 9
Add Period: Students may register & add classes online January 6 - January 31
Drop Period: Students may drop classes online without record January 6 - January 31
Last day to drop and receive 100% refund January 17
Last day to drop classes without course being recorded January 31
Class Withdrawal: Students may continue to withdraw from classes online. Students will receive "W"
grades but may petition for "WX" grades.
February 1 - 14
Census February 14
First day to withdraw for serious and compelling reasons; permitted by petition only February 15
Last day to apply for current semester graduation March 14
Last day to drop units and receive a pro-rated refund of Tuition & Fees March 26
Last day to withdraw by petition for serious and compelling reasons and receive a "W" April 18
Last day to withdraw by petition for serious and compelling reasons and receive a "WX" May 9
Overview of Spring 2025 Holidays
HOLIDAYS Spring 2025 Semester
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 20
Cesar Chavez Day March 31
Memorial Day May 26


4-Week Winter Intersession classes must be offered as bisynchronous or fully asynchronous only.

This is not to be construed as an employee work calendar. Certain collective bargaining agreements covering CSU employees may expire prior to the last date indicated on this calendar. For employees in these bargaining units, any holiday(s) or campus closure(s) listed subsequent to the expiration of the current agreement(s) are tentative and subject to negotiations with the appropriate exclusive representative.

* Adjusted to accommodate holiday break

** Several U.S. states as well as many cities in California now observe the second Monday in October (Columbus Day) as Indigenous Peoples Day. California Governor, Gavin Newsom, recently proclaimed the second Monday of October in 2019 (October 14, 2019) as “Indigenous Peoples’ Day.”