Gatech academic calendar

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About

Georgia Tech (officially known as the Georgia Institute of Technology) is a public research university located in Atlanta, Georgia. It was founded in 1885 and has a focus on STEM fields, including engineering, computing, business, and the sciences.

Georgia Tech is consistently ranked as one of the top public universities in the United States and is known for its strong academic programs, research initiatives, and entrepreneurship opportunities for students.

Some notable alumni include former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, astronaut John Young, and Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent.

Gatech academic calendar

September 2022

September 5, 2022 (Mon) to
January 13, 2023 (Fri)
Online Application for Graduation
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event

October 2022

October 1, 2022 (Sat)
Readmission Application Deadline
 Spring 2023
October 26, 2022 (Wed)
Schedule of Classes Available Online
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event

November 2022

November 3, 2022 (Thu)
Time Tickets for Phase I Registration
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
November 7, 2022 (Mon) to
December 16, 2022 (Fri)
Phase I Registration
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
November 15, 2022 (Tue)
Cross Registration Application Deadline
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event

December 2022

December 1, 2022 (Thu)
Deadline for Out-of-State Tuition Classification Waiver
 Spring 2023
December 1, 2022 (Thu)
Deadline to Request Leave of Absence
 Spring 2023
December 1, 2022 (Thu)
Readmission Application Deadline
 Spring 2023

January 2023

January 2, 2023 (Mon)
Official Institute Holiday (recognized)
 Spring 2023
 Holiday Break
January 4, 2023 (Wed)
Time Tickets for Phase II Registration
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
January 5, 2023 (Thu) to
January 13, 2023 (Fri)
Phase II Registration
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
January 6, 2023 (Fri) to
January 13, 2023 (Fri)
Tuition Assistance Program Registration
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
Registration for benefits-eligible employees participating in the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP). Registration ends at 4:00pm Eastern Time.
January 9, 2023 (Mon)
First Day of Classes
 Spring 2023
January 13, 2023 (Fri)
Thesis Deadline for Enrollment Waiver
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event
January 13, 2023 (Fri)
Deadline for Registration/Schedule Changes
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
Last day to register, make schedule changes, and/or drop without a “”W”” grade by 4:00 pm EST. No changes to/from audit mode permitted after the registration deadline.
January 16, 2023 (Mon)
Official Institute Holiday
 Spring 2023
 Holiday Break
January 17, 2023 (Tue)
Payment Deadline
 Spring 2023
 Registration Event
January 17, 2023 (Tue) to
January 23, 2023 (Mon)
Verification of Student Participation in Class – Faculty Only
 Spring 2023
All instructors are required to verify student participation in class. Reports due at 4:00 pm EST. **Adjusted from 1/23 to 1/27
January 23, 2023 (Mon) to
May 26, 2023 (Fri)
Online Application for Graduation Window
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Graduation Event
January 23, 2023 (Mon) to
August 25, 2023 (Fri)
Online Application for Graduation
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event

February 2023

February 1, 2023 (Wed)
Readmission Application Deadline
 All Summer Sessions 2023
Readmission application deadline for students with an academic standing of drop or review. All other readmission applicants see April 1.
February 13, 2023 (Mon)
Progress Report Deadline
 Spring 2023
February 14, 2023 (Tue)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
February 16, 2023 (Thu)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Graduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
February 21, 2023 (Tue)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
Petitions.
March 2023
March 14, 2023 (Tue)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
March 15, 2023 (Wed)
Grade Substitution Deadline
 Spring 2023
March 15, 2023 (Wed)
Withdrawal Deadline
 Spring 2023
March 15, 2023 (Wed)
Grade Mode Deadline
 Spring 2023
Deadline to change grade mode from Letter/Grade to Pass/Fail (and vice versa). No changes to or from audit mode permitted after the last day of registration.
March 16, 2023 (Thu)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Graduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
March 20, 2023 (Mon) to
March 24, 2023 (Fri)
Spring Break
 Spring 2023
 Holiday Break
March 22, 2023 (Wed)
Schedule of Classes Available Online
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
March 22, 2023 (Wed)
Schedule of Classes Available Online
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Registration Event

April 2023

April 1, 2023 (Sat)
Readmission Application Deadline
 All Summer Sessions 2023
The deadline for readmission applications with an academic standing of drop or review was February 1.
April 6, 2023 (Thu)
Time Tickets
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Registration Event
Time tickets will post for all eligible students at 6:00 pm Eastern Time.
April 6, 2023 (Thu)
6:00 PM
Time Tickets for Phase I Registration
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Time Tickets will post for all eligible students at 6:00 pm Eastern Time.
April 10, 2023 (Mon)
Phase I Registration
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Current Students – Registration ends at 4:00 pm Eastern Time May 19th.
April 10, 2023 (Mon) to
May 19, 2023 (Fri)
Registration
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Registration Event
Current Students – Registration ends at 4:00pm Eastern Time. Incoming Summer Freshmen see Late Summer Session Calendar.
April 11, 2023 (Tue)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
April 13, 2023 (Thu)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Graduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
April 15, 2023 (Sat)
Cross Registration Application Deadline
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Registration Event
Last day to apply for cross registration for Summer 2023.
April 18, 2023 (Tue)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
Petitions.
April 24, 2023 (Mon) to
April 25, 2023 (Tue)
Final Instructional Class Days
 Spring 2023
April 26, 2023 (Wed)
Reading Period
 Spring 2023
April 27, 2023 (Thu) to
May 4, 2023 (Thu)
Final Exams
 Spring 2023
See the official exam schedule for details. Policy in the Catalog under Rules/Regulations XII.D. Contact the Academic Scheduling team in the Registrar’s Office with questions.
April 27, 2023 (Thu)
8:00 AM to 2:40 PM
Reading Period
 Spring 2023
April 28, 2023 (Fri)
Thesis Deadline for Master’s Degrees
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event
April 28, 2023 (Fri)
Thesis Deadline for Doctoral Degrees
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event

May 2023

May 1, 2023 (Mon)
Deadline for Out-of-State Tuition Waivers
 All Summer Sessions 2023
All decisions will be sent after the deadline.
May 2, 2023 (Tue)
8:00 AM to 2:40 PM
Reading Period
 Spring 2023
May 4, 2023 (Thu)
End of Term
 Spring 2023
May 5, 2023 (Fri)
Commencement
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event
May 6, 2023 (Sat)
Commencement
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event
May 8, 2023 (Mon)
Grade Submission Deadline
 Spring 2023
May 9, 2023 (Tue)
Grades Available to Students
 Spring 2023
May 11, 2023 (Thu)
Degree Confirmation Date for Spring Candidates
 Spring 2023
 Graduation Event
May 15, 2023 (Mon)
First Day of Classes
 Early Short Summer 2023
May 15, 2023 (Mon)
First Day of Classes
 All Summer Sessions 2023
May 15, 2023 (Mon)
First Day of Classes
 Maymester 2023
May 19, 2023 (Fri)
Registration/Schedule Change Deadline for Returning Students
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Registration Event
Last day to register, make schedule changes and/or drop courses without a “”W”” grade for Early Short Summer, Late Short Summer, and Full Summer Sessions by 4:00pm Eastern Time. No changes to/from audit mode permitted after the registration deadline.
May 22, 2023 (Mon)
Payment Deadline
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Registration Event
Returning Students – Deadline to avoid class cancellation by 4:00pm Eastern Time. Incoming Summer Freshman Students see Late Summer Session calendar.
May 23, 2023 (Tue)
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
 Spring 2023
 Committee Meeting
May 24, 2023 (Wed) to
May 29, 2023 (Mon)
Verification of Participation in Class – Faculty Only
 Early Short Summer 2023
Early Short Summer Session – Reports due by 4:00pm Eastern Time
May 24, 2023 (Wed) to
May 29, 2023 (Mon)
Verification of Participation in Class – Faculty Only
 Full Summer 2023
Full Summer Session – Reports due by 4:00pm Eastern Time
May 25, 2023 (Thu)
Withdrawal Deadline
 Maymester 2023
May 26, 2023 (Fri)
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Graduation Event
May 29, 2023 (Mon)
Official Institute Holiday
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Holiday Break
Memorial Day

June 2023

June 1, 2023 (Thu)
Readmission Application Deadline
 Fall 2023
Readmission application deadline for students with an academic standing of drop or review. Others applying for readmission see July 1.
June 1, 2023 (Thu)
6:00 PM
Time Tickets (OMSCS Only)
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Time Tickets will post for all eligible, current OMSCS students at 6:00pm Eastern Time.
June 2, 2023 (Fri)
Last Day of Classes
 Maymester 2023
June 2, 2023 (Fri)
Withdrawal Deadline
 Early Short Summer 2023
June 2, 2023 (Fri)
Grade Mode Deadline
 Early Short Summer 2023
 Registration Event
Deadline to change grade mode from Letter/Grade to Pass/Fail (and vice versa). No changes to Audit mode permitted after the last day of registration.
June 5, 2023 (Mon) to
June 23, 2023 (Fri)
Registration (OMSCS Only)
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Current OMSCS Only – Registration ends at 4:00 pm Eastern Time.
June 16, 2023 (Fri)
Last Day of Class
 Early Short Summer 2023
June 19, 2023 (Mon)
Official Institute Holiday
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Holiday Break
Classes do not meet. Juneteenth.
June 21, 2023 (Wed)
First Day of Classes
 Late Short Summer 2023
June 22, 2023 (Thu)
Deadline to Drop Courses Without a “”W”” Grade
 Late Short Summer 2023
 Registration Event
Incoming Summer Freshman Students Only.
June 22, 2023 (Thu)
Payment Deadline – Incoming Summer Freshman Students
 Late Short Summer 2023
 Registration Event
Deadline to avoid class cancellation by 4:00 pm Eastern Time.
June 29, 2023 (Thu) to
July 7, 2023 (Fri)
Verification of Student Participation in Class – Faculty Only
 Late Short Summer 2023
Reports due by 4:00 pm Eastern Time.

July 2023

July 1, 2023 (Sat)
Deadline to Request Leave of Absence for Fall 2023
 Fall 2023
July 1, 2023 (Sat)
Readmission Application Deadline
 Fall 2023
Deadline for readmission applicants with an academic standing of drop or review was June 1, 2023.
July 1, 2023 (Sat)
Withdrawal Deadline
 Full Summer 2023
July 1, 2023 (Sat)
Grade Substitution Deadline
 All Summer Sessions 2023
Last day to apply for grade substitution. Forms accepted through the following Monday.
July 1, 2023 (Sat)
Grade Mode Deadline
 Full Summer 2023
 Registration Event
Deadline to change grade mode from letter/grade to pass/fail (and vice versa). Forms accepted through the following Monday. No changes to audit mode permitted after the registration deadline.
July 3, 2023 (Mon)
Student Recess
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Holiday Break
No Classes – Campus Open
July 4, 2023 (Tue)
Official School Holiday
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Holiday Break
Classes do not meet. Independence Day
July 15, 2023 (Sat)
Cross Registration Application Deadline
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Last day to apply for Cross Registration for Fall Semester 2023.
July 16, 2023 (Sun)
Grade Mode Deadline
 Late Short Summer 2023
 Registration Event
Deadline to change grade mode from Letter/Grade to Pass/Fail (and vice versa). No changes to Audit mode permitted after the last day of registration. Forms accepted through the following Monday.
July 16, 2023 (Sun)
Withdrawal Deadline
 Late Short Summer 2023
July 24, 2023 (Mon) to
July 25, 2023 (Tue)
Final Instructional Class Days
 Full Summer 2023
July 25, 2023 (Tue)
Last Day of Class
 Late Short Summer 2023
July 26, 2023 (Wed)
Reading Period
 Late Short Summer 2023
No classes meet and no exams all day.
July 26, 2023 (Wed) to
August 7, 2023 (Mon)
Grade Entry
 All Summer Sessions 2023
Grade entry closes at 12:00 pm Eastern Time.
July 26, 2023 (Wed)
Reading Period
 Full Summer 2023
No classes meet and no exams all day.
July 27, 2023 (Thu)
Reading Period
 Late Short Summer 2023
No exams 8:00 am to 2:40 pm.
July 27, 2023 (Thu) to
August 3, 2023 (Thu)
Final Exams
 Late Short Summer 2023
July 27, 2023 (Thu)
Reading Period
 Full Summer 2023
No exams 8:00 am to 2:40 pm.
July 27, 2023 (Thu) to
August 3, 2023 (Thu)
Final Exams
 Full Summer 2023
July 28, 2023 (Fri)
Thesis Deadline for Ph.D. and M.S. Degree Students
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Graduation Event
Deadline for both Ph.D. and M.S. Degree students is 12:00 pm Eastern Time.

August 2023

August 1, 2023 (Tue)
Deadline for Out-of-State Tuition Classification Waivers
 Fall 2023
Requests for waivers will be accepted through Monday, August 1st at 4:00pm ET. All decisions will be sent after deadline.
August 1, 2023 (Tue)
Reading Period
 Late Short Summer 2023
No exams 8:00 am to 2:40 pm.
August 1, 2023 (Tue)
Reading Period
 Full Summer 2023
No exams 8:00 am to 2:40 pm.
August 3, 2023 (Thu)

End of Term

 All Summer Sessions 2023
August 7, 2023 (Mon)
Grade Submission Deadline
 All Summer Sessions 2023
August 8, 2023 (Tue)
Grades Available
 All Summer Sessions 2023
Online for students after 6:00 pm Eastern Time.
August 10, 2023 (Thu)
Degree Confirmation Date for Summer Candidates
 All Summer Sessions 2023
 Graduation Event
Diplomas delivered within 8 weeks.
August 11, 2023 (Fri)
6:00 PM
Time Tickets for Phase II
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
August 14, 2023 (Mon) to
August 25, 2023 (Fri)
Phase II Registration – All Students
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Registration ends at 4:00 pm Eastern Time. Schedule changes and drop courses without a “”W”” grade.
August 21, 2023 (Mon)
First Day of Classes

 Fall 2023

August 25, 2023 (Fri)
Deadline for Submitting Online Application for Graduation
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event
August 25, 2023 (Fri)
4:00 PM
Registration Schedule Change Deadline
 Fall 2023
 Registration Event
Last day to register, make schedule changes, and/or drop courses without a “”W”” grade for Fall Semester 2023 by 4:00 pm ET. No changes to audit mode permitted after the registration/schedule change deadline.
August 28, 2023 (Mon)
4:00 PM
Payment Deadline
 Fall 2023
Deadline to avoid class cancellation by 4:00 pm Eastern Time.

September 2023

September 4, 2023 (Mon)
Official School Holiday
 Fall 2023
 Holiday Break
Labor Day

October 2023

October 2, 2023 (Mon)
12:00 PM
Progress Report Deadline
 Fall 2023
All 1000 & 2000 level course grades must be entered online by Noon Eastern Time.
October 9, 2023 (Mon) to
October 10, 2023 (Tue)
Fall Break
 Fall 2023
 Holiday Break
No Classes – Campus Open.

November 2023

November 22, 2023 (Wed)
Student Recess
 Fall 2023
 Holiday Break
No Classes – Campus Open.
November 23, 2023 (Thu) to
November 24, 2023 (Fri)
Official School Holiday
 Fall 2023
 Holiday Break
Thanksgiving Break

December 2023

December 4, 2023 (Mon) to
December 5, 2023 (Tue)
Final Instructional Class Days
 Fall 2023
No new material or scheduling of any other assessments.
December 6, 2023 (Wed)
Reading Day
 Fall 2023
No exams all day.
December 7, 2023 (Thu) to
December 14, 2023 (Thu)
Final Exams
 Fall 2023
December 7, 2023 (Thu)
8:00 AM to 2:40 PM
Reading Period
 Fall 2023
No exams 8:00am-2:40pm
December 11, 2023 (Mon)
12:00 PM
Graduate Thesis Deadline
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event
Ph.D. Deadline – Noon Eastern Time.
December 11, 2023 (Mon)
12:00 PM
Graduate Thesis Deadline
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event
December 12, 2023 (Tue)
8:00 AM to 2:40 PM
Reading Period
 Fall 2023
No exams – 8:00am-2:40pm
December 14, 2023 (Thu)

End of Term

 Fall 2023
December 15, 2023 (Fri)
Commencement
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event
December 16, 2023 (Sat)
Commencement
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event
December 18, 2023 (Mon)
12:00 PM
Grade Submission Deadline
 Fall 2023
All grades must be entered online by noon Eastern Time.
December 19, 2023 (Tue)
6:00 PM
Grades Available
 Fall 2023
Online for students after 6:00 pm Eastern Time.
December 21, 2023 (Thu)
Degree Confirmation Date for Fall Candidates
 Fall 2023
 Graduation Event
Diplomas will be delivered within 8 weeks.
December 25, 2023 (Mon) to
December 29, 2023 (Fri)
Winter Break
 Fall 2023
 Holiday Break
Campus Closed