Registration Calendar

Spring 2020

(Registration dates apply only to courses that run from Jan. 13–May 1. For registration dates for specific courses, please find the course in the Classes Offered section and click the calendar icon next to the course.)

Spring Semester 2020

Oct. 28-Jan. 10 Registration for continuing students
Nov. 21-Jan. 10 Registration for returning, continuing and new students
Jan. 9-10 Registration for spring semester continues
Jan. 10 Last day to register and settle without late fee
Jan. 13 Spring semester classes begin for Session 001
Jan. 13-17 Late registration and change of program for Session 001
Jan. 20 Martin Luther King Day, university holiday
Jan. 31 Deadline for purchasing or showing proof of health insurance
Jan. 31 Last day to register and add classes for Session 001
Jan. 31 Last day to drop a class without a mark of “W,” except for Monday-only classes, and receive a refund for Session 001
Jan. 31 Last day to change enrollment option to Pass/No Pass or Audit for Session 001
Jan. 31 Last day to purchase or waive tuition refund insurance
Feb. 4 Last day to drop a Monday-only class without a mark of “W” and receive a refund or change to Pass/No Pass or Audit for Session 001
Feb. 17 Presidents’ Day, university holiday
Feb. 28 Last day to drop a course without a mark of “W” on the transcript
Mark of “W” will still appear on student record and STARS report and tuition charges still apply.
*Please drop any course by the end of week three for session 001 (or the 20 percent mark of the session in which the course is offered) to avoid tuition charges.
Feb. 28 Last day to change a Pass/No Pass course to letter grade
March 15-22 Spring recess
April 1 Thesis/Dissertation Manuscript submission deadline
April 10 Last day to drop a class with a mark of “W” for Session 001
May 1 Spring semester classes end
May 2-5 Study days
May 6-13 Final examinations
May 14 Spring semester ends
May 15 Commencement

Registration Dates for Spring 2020

Currently Enrolled Students

Wednesday, Oct. 9 Registration appointment times and permit to register information will be available for review online on at my.usc.edu. Students may register through Web Registration at my.usc.edu.
Monday, Oct. 14 Students may obtain D class assignments and department advisement.
Oct. 28, 2019-Jan. 10, 2020 Registration for continuing students by Web Registration.

Returning Students

Thursday, Nov. 21 Returning (absent one or more semesters) students may obtain a registration appointment time and permit to register information by contacting the Registrar One Stop Center.
Nov. 21, 2019-Jan. 10, 2020 Registration for returning (absent two or more semesters) students by Web Registration.

Newly Admitted Students

Newly admitted students register during Orientation. New students should contact the Orientation Office to register for an Orientation session.

Limited Status Students

Limited status students may request spring 2020 enrollment starting Nov. 21 by contacting the Registrar One Stop Center or visiting John Hubbard Hall Lobby.