Critical Dates

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Spring 2022

Final Application & Materials Deadline

November 15th, 2021 for master’s and certificate students, December 6th, 2021 for non-degree students.

Fall 2021

Fall Classes Start

August 23rd, 2021

Spring 2022

Spring Classes Start

January 5th, 2022


Fall 2021

Date Event
June 7th, 2021 Master’s degree application early deadline.
June 7th, 2021 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
June 21st, 2021 Registration opens
July 26th, 2021 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
July 26th, 2021 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
July 26th, 2021 Re-admissions deadline.
August 2nd, 2021 Non-degree seeking application deadline
August 23rd, 2021 Classes begin
August 27th, 2021 Cancel class with full refund deadline
September 3rd, 2021 Fee payment deadline
September 17th, 2021 Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
November 8th, 2021 Special topics in Forensic Toxicology
November 8th, 2021 Special topics in Forensic Drug Chemistry
November 9th, 2021 Special topics in Forensic Science
November 10th, 2021 Special topics in Forensic DNA & Serology
November 22nd, 2021 Withdrawal without failing grade
December 8th, 2021 Classes end
December 17th – 18th, 2021 Commencement
December 22nd, 2021 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
December 22nd, 2021 Grades available in ONE.UF

Spring 2022

DAte Event
September 27th, 2021 Master’s degree application early deadline.
September 27th, 2021 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
October 25th, 2021 Registration opens
November 15h, 2021 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
November 15th, 2021 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
November 15h, 2021 Re-admissions deadline.
December 6th, 2021 Non-degree seeking application deadline
January 5th, 2022 Classes begin
January 11th, 2022 Cancel classes with full refund deadline
January 14th, 2022 Fee payment deadline
January 28th, 2022 Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
TBD Special topics in Forensic Toxicology
TBD Special topics in Forensic Drug Chemistry
TBD Special topics in Forensic Science
TBD Special topics in Forensic DNA & Serology
April 8th, 2022 Withdrawal without failing grade
April 20th, 2022 Classes end
April 29th-May 1st, 2022 Commencement
May 4th, 2022 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
May 4th, 2022 Grades available in ONE.UF

Summer 2022

DAte Event
January 31st, 2022 Master’s degree application early deadline.
January 31st, 2022 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
March 28th, 2022 Registration opens
April 4th, 2022 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
April 4th, 2022 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
April 4th, 2022 Re-admissions deadline.
April 25th, 2022 Non-degree seeking application deadline
May 9th, 2022 Classes begin
May 10th, 2022 Cancel classes with full refund deadline
May 20th, 2022 Fee payment deadline
June 29th, 2022 Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
TBD Special topics in Forensic Toxicology
TBD Special topics in Forensic Drug Chemistry
TBD Special topics in Forensic Science
TBD Special topics in Forensic DNA & Serology
July 29th, 2022 Withdrawal without failing grade
August 5th, 2022 Classes end
August 5th-6th 2022 Commencement for graduating M.S. students
August 10th, 2022 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
August 10th, 2022 Grades available in ONE.UF

Fall 2022

DAte Event
June 6th, 2022 Master’s degree application early deadline.
June 6th, 2022 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
June 20th, 2022 Registration opens
July 25th, 2022 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
July 25th, 2022 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
July 25th, 2022 Re-admissions deadline.
August 1st, 2022 Non-degree seeking application deadline
August 24th, 2022 Classes begin
August 30th, 2022 Cancel classes with full refund deadline
September 2nd, 2022 Fee payment deadline
September 15th, 2022 Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
TBD Special topics in Forensic Toxicology
TBD Special topics in Forensic Drug Chemistry
TBD Special topics in Forensic Science
TBD Special topics in Forensic DNA & Serology
November 21st, 2022 Withdrawal without failing grade
December 7th, 2022 Classes end
December 16th – 17th, 2022 Commencement for graduating M.S. students
December 21st, 2022 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
December 21st, 2022 Grades available in ONE.UF