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Spring 2018 Student Planning Calendar

Date Day Event
February 6 Tuesday Plan a Student Schedule (PASS) is available at the
February 20 Tuesday Registration open for first round of registration appointment rotations with a 16 unit enrollment limit​
March 7 Wednesday End of first round of registration appointments​
Student Center closes for maintenance on Wednesdays at 8pm
March 8 Thursday
  • Second round of registration appointment rotations.
  • Enrollment increases to 22 units.
  • Late registration fee can apply. For more information visit Student Accounts Office.
March 14 Wednesday End of second round of registration appointments
Student Center closes for maintenance on Wednesdays at 8pm
March 15 Thursday Open Enrollment Begins
March 22 Thursday Class Cancellation: Students may be dropped from all enrolled classes if Registration Fees are not paid by 4p.m. Excludes Financial Aid and other certain student groups.
March 28 Wednesday


  • Open Enrollment ends.
  • Last day to add class via Student Center without a permission number.
  • Last Waitlist run (3pm).
  • Last day to view waitlisted course information.
  • Student Center closes for maintenance on Wednesdays at 8pm

Print schedule to retain class schedule information.

April 1 Sunday Last day to drop all classes to receive a full refund
April 2 Monday Spring 2018 classes begin 
April 11 Wednesday


  • Last day to login and adjust your PolyPlan to avoid being placed in the last rotation appointment (PolyPlanner non-compliant) for Summer/Fall 2018 term by 5PM
  • Last day to add or swap classes via Student Center with a permission number.
  • Last day to drop classes, and change CR/NC grading option via Student Center.
  • Last day to submit class audit petition to the Office of the Registrar (5pm).
  • Student Center closes for maintenance at 8:00 pm on Wednesdays.
April 12 Thursday

Late Enrollment Appeal period begins

April 16 Monday PASS available for Summer 2018 Quarter
April 18 Wednesday


  • Last day to submit Late Enrollment Appeal (5pm)
May 18 Friday


  • End of the seventh week of instruction.
  • Last day to withdraw from course(s) for serious and compelling reason (5pm).
May 28 Monday Academic Holiday-Memorial Day
June 8 Friday


  • Last day of instruction
  • Last day to withdraw from course(s) for emergency reason (5pm)
  • Last day to submit paperwork for Cal Poly coursework (substitutions, concentration declarations, ICS statements, etc.) in order to affect Academic Progress level for registration for Winter 2019 (received in the Office of the Registrar by 5:00 pm), if you will not be here for summer quarter.
June 11-June 15 Monday-Friday Spring 2018 Final Exams
June 16-June 17 Saturday-Sunday Commencement

Dates are subject to change. Please check for updates. 

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