Wilmington Biking

Spring 2019

Spring 2019 Important Semester Dates

Date Activity
October 1 Last day to apply
August - November UNCW acceptance packets mailed
August - November SEVIS number (immigration number) sent to students via email. Students may use the number to start their visa application while waiting for the paper immigration document to arrive at their university.
September - October Last day to modify your course requests using the Registration Assistance Form.
October 16 - 31 Your UNCW exchange advisor contacts UNCW professors to request permission for you to enroll in your requested courses.
November 5 Your UNCW exchange advisor registers 70+ incoming exchange students for courses.
November 15 - December 15 Students notified of their UNCW courses.
December 15 First day students with an January 14 start date (as listed on their DS-2019) may enter the U.S.
January 8 UNCW residence halls open (Wilmington, NC airport - ILM).
January 10 Recommended arrival date, UNCW Shuttle from ILM to UNCW runs from 9am to 9pm.
January 11 International Student Orientation
January 14 Classes Begin.
January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - state holiday; no classes.                                      UNCW Trip to NYC (sponsored by ISSS) from January 18th to 21st.
January 28 UNCW Bills are due for exchange and study abroad students.
March 9 - 17 Spring break, no classes. Residence hall closes on March 9th at 10am and reopens on March 17th at 10am
April 18 - 19 Good Friday - state holiday; no classes. Residence hall stays open.
May 1 Last day of classes
May 3 - 9 Final Exams
May 12 Residence halls close. All students must move out of on-campus housing by 10:00am on this day.
June 8 Last day students with a May 9th program end date (as listed on their DS-2019) may be in the U.S.

 

Academic Year 2019-2020: Semester Dates

Fall 2019 Important Semester Dates

Date Activity
April 1 Last day to apply
March - April UNCW acceptance packets mailed
March - April SEVIS number (immigration number) sent to students via email. Students may use the number to start their visa application while waiting for the paper immigration document to arrive at their university.
March - April Last day to modify your course requests using the Course Request List (Terra Dotta).
March 16 - April 31 Your UNCW exchange advisor contacts UNCW professors to request permission for you to enroll in your requested courses.
April 1 - May 1 Your UNCW exchange advisor registers 70+ incoming exchange students for courses.
May 1 - May 31 Students notified of their UNCW courses.
July 22 First day students with an August 21 start date (as listed on their DS-2019) may enter the U.S.
August 17 Afternoon Recommended arrival date, UNCW residence halls open (Wilmington, NC airport - ILM).
August 19 International Student Orientation (Required)
August 21 Classes Begin.
September 2 Labor Day. state holiday; no classes.
October 9 Last day to receive "W" (withdrawal) from course.
October 10 - 11 Fall break, no classes. International student residence halls stay open during break.
November 28 - 29 Thanksgiving break; no classes.
December 4 Last day of classes
December 6 - 12 Final Exams
December 15 Residence halls close. All single semester students must move out of on-campus housing by 10:00am on this day.
January 11, 2020

Last day students with a December 12, 2019 program end date (as listed on their DS-2019) may be in the U.S.

 

Spring 2020 Important Semester Dates

Date Activity
October 1 Last day to apply
August -November UNCW acceptance packets mailed
August - November SEVIS number (immigration number) sent to students via email. Students may use the number to start their visa application while waiting for the paper immigration document to arrive at their university.
September - November Last day to modify your course requests using the Course Request List (Terra Dotta).
October 16 - 31 Your UNCW exchange advisor contacts UNCW professors to request permission for you to enroll in your requested courses.
November 5 Your UNCW exchange advisor registers 70+ incoming exchange students for courses.
November 15 - December 15 Students notified of their UNCW courses.
December 14 First day students with an January 13 start date (as listed on their DS-2019) may enter the U.S.
January 7 UNCW residence halls open (Wilmington, NC airport - ILM).
January 9 Recommended arrival date. UNCW Shuttle runs from ILM to UNCW from 9am to 9pm.
January 10 International Student Orientation (Required)
January 13 Classes Begin.
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - state holiday; no classes. 
March 7 - 15 Spring break, no classes. Residence hall closes on March 7th at 10am and reopens on March 15th at 10am
March 17 Last day for students to receive a "W" (withdrawal) grade
April 9 - 10 Good Friday - state holiday; no classes. Residence hall stays open.
April 29 Last day of classes
May 1 - 7 Final Exams
May 10 Residence halls close. All students must move out of on-campus housing by 10:00am on this day.
June 6 Last day students with a May 9th program end date (as listed on their DS-2019) may be in the U.S.