Dates and Deadlines

Dates and deadlines have been established by Cal Poly Pomona for all the key academic dates and the processes needed for successfully enrolling in each quarter. It is your responsibility as a student to pay close attention to these dates and deadlines


Winter 2021 Session FROM TO
Classes begin for all students Saturday, December 19, 2020  
Classes end for all students Monday, January 20, 2020  
Finals Tuesday, January 21, 2020  
Priority Registration Period Monday, October 5, 2020 Tuesday, October 6, 2020
General Registration Period Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Thursday, December 3, 2020
Fee Bills Posted to BroncoDirect Monday, October 12, 2020  
Fees Due Monday, November 30, 2020  
Add/Drop Period: Students may register & add classes online Friday, December 4, 2020 Sunday, December 20, 2020
Last day to drop and receive 100% refund Friday, December 18, 2020  
Census Wednesday, December 23, 2020  
First day to withdraw for serious and compelling reasons; permitted by petition only Thursday, December 24, 2020  
Last day to drop units and receive a pro‐rated refund of Tuition & Fees Tuesday, January 7, 2020  

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Spring 2021 Semester FROM TO
Classes begin for all students Saturday, January 23, 2021  
Classes end for all students Friday, May 14, 2021  
Finals Saturday, May 15, 2021 Friday, May 21, 2021
Priority Registration Period Monday, October 12, 2020 Tuesday, October 13, 2020
General Registration Period Wednesday, October 14, 2020 Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Fee Bills Posted to BroncoDirect Saturday, October 24, 2020  
Fees Due Thursday, December 3, 2020  
Add/Drop Period: Students may register & add classes online Monday, January 11, 2021 Friday, February 5, 2021
Last day to drop and receive 100% refund Friday, January 22, 2021  
Census Friday, February 19, 2021  
First day to withdraw for serious and compelling reasons; permitted by petition only Saturday, February 20, 2021  
Last day to apply for current semester graduation Friday, March 12, 2021  
Last day to drop units and receive a pro‐rated refund of Tuition & Fees Saturday, April 3, 2021  

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Summer 2021 10‐Week Session 1st 5‐Week Session 2nd 5‐Week Session
Classes begin for all students Wednesday, June 2, 2021 Wednesday, June 2, 2021 Thursday, July 8, 2021
Classes end for all students Thursday, August 5, 2021 Thursday, July 1, 2021 Thursday, August 5, 2021
Finals August 9 ‐ 12 July 6 ‐ 7 August 9 ‐ 10
Priority Registration Period March 1 ‐ 2 March 1 ‐ 2 March 1 ‐ 2
General Registration Period March 3 ‐ April 21 March 3 ‐ April 21 March 3 ‐ April 21
Fee Bills Posted to BroncoDirect Tuesday, March 23, 2021 Tuesday, March 23, 2021 Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Fees Due Thursday, April 22, 2021 Thursday, April 22, 2021 Thursday, April 22, 2021
Add Period: Students may register & add classes online May 3 ‐ June 9 May 3 ‐ June 7 May 3 ‐ July 13
Last day to drop and receive 100% refund Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Census Monday, June 28, 2021 Monday, June 14, 2021 Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Last day to drop units and receive a pro‐rated refund of Tuition & Fees Wednesday, July 14, 2021 Tuesday, June 22, 2021 Tuesday, July 27, 2021

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Fall 2021 Semester FROM TO
Classes begin for all students Thursday, August 19, 2021  
Classes end for all students Sunday, December 5, 2021  
Finals Monday, December 6, 2021 Sunday, December 12, 2021
Priority Registration Period Monday, April 5, 2021 Tuesday, April 6, 2021
General Registration Period Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Friday, June 11, 2021
Fee Bills Posted to BroncoDirect Thursday, July 1, 2021  
Fees Due Thursday, July 22, 2021  
Add Period: Students may register & add classes online Monday, August 9, 2021 Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Last day to drop and receive 100% refund Wednesday, August 18, 2021  
Census Thursday, September 16, 2021  
Last day to drop units and receive a pro‐rated refund of Tuition & Fees Tuesday, October 26, 2021  

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