Academic Calendar

Policy Number: 
Reason for Policy: 

This policy expresses the need for developing an academic calendar at the institution.

Entities Affected by this Policy: 

All individuals affiliated with the UO.

Responsible Office: 

For questions about this policy, please contact the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost at (541) 346-3186 or

Enactment & Revision History: 

20 July 2018 - Revisions approved by the university president

Policy renumbered from 571.100, et seq. to I.03.02.

04 September 2015 - Technical revisions enacted by the university secretary

01 July 2014 - Became a University of Oregon Policy by operation of law

Former Oregon Administrative Rule Chapter 571 Division 100


The regular academic calendar of the University consists of standard 11-week fall, winter, and spring terms, and a 12-week summer session. The regular academic calendar of the School of Law consists of standard 16-week fall and spring semesters, and an 8-week summer session.

A rolling five-year University academic calendar will be published annually.

  • Volume II: Academics, Instruction and Research
  • Chapter 1: Curriculum and instruction
Original Source: 
Internal Management Directive