USC University of Southern California Schedule of Classes

Fall Semester 2009

April 3-27Registration for continuing students
April 28-Aug. 14Registration for returning students and continuing students
Aug. 17-21Registration for fall semester continues
Aug. 21Last day to register and settle without late fee
Aug. 24Fall semester classes begin
Aug. 24-28Late registration and change of program
Sept. 7Labor Day, university holiday
Sept. 11Deadline for purchasing or showing proof of health insurance
Sept. 11Last day to register and add classes
Sept. 11Last day to drop a class without a mark of "W," except for Monday-only classes, and receive a 100% refund
Sept. 11Last day to change enrollment option to Pass/No Pass or Audit
Sept. 11Last day to purchase or waive tuition refund insurance
Sept. 15Last day to drop a Monday-only class without a mark of "W" and receive a 100% refund or change to Pass/No Pass or Audit
Nov. 2Thesis/Dissertation submission
Nov. 13Last day to drop a class with a mark of W
Nov. 26-28Thanksgiving recess
Dec. 4Fall semester classes end
Dec. 5-8Study days
Dec. 9-16Final examinations
Dec. 17-Jan. 10Winter recess

Registration Dates Fall 2009

Currently Enrolled Students

Friday, March 13
Registration appointment times and permit to register information will be available for review online at Select Permit to Register and follow the instructions. Students may register through Web Registration at

Friday, March 27
Students may obtain D class assignments and department advisement.

April 3-Aug. 14

Registration for continuing students by Web Registration.

Returning Students

Tuesday, April 28

Returning (absent two or more semesters) students may obtain a registration appointment time and permit to register information at the Registration Building.

April 28-Aug. 14

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 fall 2009 enrollment starting April 28 at the Registration Building.