Summer 2019 Calendar

This calendar applies only to standard Summer Term classes that take place on the main campus. The dates below do not apply to courses in the Questrom School of Business Graduate Program, the School of Public Health, or to courses in online degree programs.

Standard courses are courses that start and end on the official dates of a six week summer session: Summer 1 or Summer 2. Nonstandard courses have a class meeting schedule that differs from an official six week session. Add/drop dates for non-standard courses are individually determined, and can be found next to the course on the Student Link or summer description.

Summer 1 Standard Classes: May 21 - June 28, 2019
Registration begins Thursday, February 21, 2019
Classes begin Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Payment deadline Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Last day for refund of Student Services fee and lab fees Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Late payment fees begin Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Holiday, classes suspended Monday, May 27, 2019
Last day for any tuition credit
(no tuition refunds after this date)
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Last day to register/add courses/audit Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Last day to drop without a 'W' grade
(all charges remain after this date)
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Substitute schedule of classes (Monday schedule) Friday, May 31, 2019
Last day to drop with a 'W' grade Thursday, June 13, 2019
Final examinations Last class meeting
Last day of classes Friday, June 28, 2019
Summer 2 Standard Classes: July 1 - August 9, 2019
Registration begins Thursday, February 21, 2019
Classes begin Monday, July 1, 2019
Payment deadline Monday, July 1, 2019
Last day for refund of Student Services fee and lab fees Monday, July 1, 2019
Late payment fees begin Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Holiday, classes suspended Thursday, July 4, 2019
Last day for any tuition credit
(no tuition refunds after this date)
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Last day to register/add courses/audit Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Last day to drop without a 'W' grade
(all charges remain after this date)
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Substitute schedule of classes (Thursday schedule) Friday, July 12, 2019
Last day to drop with a 'W' grade Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Final examinations Last class meeting
Last day of classes Friday, August 9, 2019
Summer Twelve-Week Session: May 21 - August 9, 2019
Registration begins Thursday, February 21, 2019
Classes begin Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Payment deadline Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Last day for refund of Student Services fee and lab fees Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Late payment fees begin Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Holiday, classes suspended Monday, May 27, 2019
Substitute schedule of classes (Monday schedule) Friday, May 31, 2019
Last day for any tuition credit
(no tuition refunds after this date)
Monday, June 3, 2019
Last day to register/add courses/audit Monday, June 3, 2019
Last day to drop without a 'W' grade
(all charges remain after this date)
Monday, June 3, 2019
Holiday, classes suspended Thursday, July 4, 2019
Last day to drop with a 'W' grade Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Substitute schedule of classes (Thursday schedule) Friday, July 12, 2019
Final examinations Last class meeting
Last day of classes Friday, August 9, 2019

Section Designations

Session 1 courses carry an A (A1, A2, A3) section designation.
Session 2 courses carry a B (B1, B2, B3) section designation.
Twelve-week courses carry a C (C1, C2, C3) section designation.
Online courses carry an O (OL, O1, O2) section designation.
Blended courses (eLive) carry an EL section designation.

Contact Us

Boston University Summer Term
755 Commonwealth Ave, Rm 105
Boston, MA 02215

Phone: 617-353-5124
Fax: 617-353-5532
Email: summer@bu.edu