Loyola University Chicago

Calendars and Schedules

Spring 2023 - 2024 Academic Calendars


Regular SPRING Semesters
    2023 2024
Spring semester open registration ends at midnight Sunday January 15 January 14
Martin Luther King, Jr., classes do not meet Monday January 16 January 15
Spring semester begins Monday (Tuesday, if Holiday) January 17 January 16
Late and change of registration begins, late registration fees apply Monday (Tuesday, if Holiday) January 17 January 16

Last day to add and swap class

Monday (Tuesday, if Holiday) January 23 January 22

Last day to withdraw without a "W" grade

*updated 6/30/2022

 Varies  *January 30 (Monday) TBA 
Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 100%- dates maintained by Bursar Varies January 30 (Monday) TBA
Last day to convert from credit to audit or vice versa Monday January 30 January 29

Last day to request or cancel pass/no pass option


January 30  January 29 
Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 50%- dates maintained by Bursar Varies February 13 (Monday) TBA

Summer Registration Begins 

Monday February 13 February 12
Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 20% ,zero credit thereafter - dates maintained by Bursar Varies February 20 (Monday) TBA
Last day for students to submit assignments to change an "I" mark, from the preceding Fall Semester and the preceding "J" Term, to a letter grade, faculty may set earlier deadlines Monday February 27 February 26
Last day to file applications with Deans' offices for degrees awarded in December for this year Varies March 1 (Wednesday) March 1 (Friday)
Ash Wed (46 days before Easter): Classes meet except when this Holiday falls during Spring Break, special worship services available Wednesday February 22 February 14

Spring Break: No classes

Monday-Saturday March 6 - 11 March 4 - 9
Classes resume


March 13 March 11

Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W", after this date the penalty grade of "WF" is assigned

Varies March 27 (Monday) March 25 (Monday)
Fall Semester Undergraduate Registration begins Monday April 17 April 15

Easter Holiday: No classes Thursday evening (classes that start 4:15 p.m. or later are canceled) through Monday afternoon

On Monday, classes beginning on or after 4:00 p.m. will be held

Thursday-Monday April 6 -10 March 28 - April 1

Good Friday: No classes (offices closed)

Friday April 7 March 29
Spring Semester classes end Friday April 28 April 26

Final Exams

*Study Day Wednesdays: No daytime exams will be held  

Evening classes meeting at 4:15pm or later will hold exams as scheduled








May 1 - 6 April 29 - May 4
Graduation Events and Ceremonies Varies TBA TBA
Fall Semester Begins Monday August 28 Aug. 26