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Dates & Deadlines by Term

Please Note: Until August 4, most college offices are closed on Fridays.  This includes Admissions, Financial Aid, Registrar, and Student Accounts. The Testing Center is open on Fridays.  Please see www.bucks.edu/testing for their hours of operation.  

Summer Advising Reminders

  • Though advising is not required for students registering for Summer courses, you should feel free to discuss your Summer session course plans when you meet with your assigned Faculty Advisor (see “Fall Advising Reminders” below).
  • Alternatively, you may contact the Advising & Transfer Center (advising@bucks.edu) with any questions you might have about this process.
  • It is strongly recommended that you register for courses as soon as possible. This will help ensure that you get the courses you desire most.
  • Registration for Summer courses is open now. You may review applicable dates and deadlines by clicking below:
  • Summer 2017 Term Dates & Deadlines

Fall Advising Reminders

  • Advisor approval is required for all students (full- and part-time) wishing to take courses in Fall and enrolled in a degree or certificate program.
  • Attention Advising for the Arts Department: All majors in the Arts Department, except for Communications Studies and Art & Art History, should connect with the Arts Department by calling 215-968-8425 or e-mail Susan.Cafiero@bucks.edu to schedule an advising appointment.  NOTE: The Liberal Arts General major is part of the Language and Literature Department and can participate in Open Advising opportunities.
  • Opportunities for advising, both in-person and virtual, are available. For in-person advising, aim to attend one of the following events:

Main Campus (Newtown)

DateTimeLocation
Wed., June 7 3:00 - 7:00pm Advising & Transfer Center
Rollins Center - Room 60
Wed., June 14 3:00 - 7:00pm Advising & Transfer Center
Rollins Center - Room 60
Wed., June 21 3:00 - 7:00pm Advising & Transfer Center
Rollins Center - Room 60
Wed., June 28 3:00 - 7:00pm Advising & Transfer Center
Rollins Center - Room 60

Lower Bucks Campus (Bristol)

DateTimeLocation
Thurs., June 8 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
Thurs., June 15 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
Thurs., June 22 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
Thurs., June 29 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk

Upper Bucks Campus (Perkasie)

DateTimeLocation
Tues., June 6 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
North Building
Tues., June 13 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
North Building
Tues., June 20 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
North Building
Tues., June 27 3:00 - 7:00pm Check-in at Front Desk
North Building

For virtual advising, you are required to make an appointment. Appointments can be booked online at the below link:

Make an Appointment for Virtual Advising

  • It is strongly recommended that you register for courses as soon as possible after receiving advising approval. This will help ensure that you get the courses you desire most.
  • Be mindful of applicable dates and deadlines – see Fall 2017 Term Dates & Deadlines for more information.

Academic Advising & Course Planning Assistance

If you should have any questions or encounter any difficulties in connecting with your assigned faculty advisor during the Faculty Advising Period, the Advising & Transfer Center is here to help. Please either send an e-mail to advising@bucks.edu, call 215-968-8031, or drop by Room #60 in the Rollins Center at the Newtown campus.

Summer 2017 Dates & Deadlines

Summer 2017

Start DatesEnd Dates

Summer 1 - 6 weeks

5/22/17 6/29/17

Summer 1 - 12 weeks

5/22/17 8/10/17

Summer 2

6/12/17 8/10/17

Summer 3

7/05/17 8/10/17

Summer 1 Refund Schedule

Course
Start Date

Course
End Date

100%
Refund Tier
50%
Refund Tier
25%
Refund Tier
5/22/17 6/8/17 5/22/17 5/22/17 5/23/17 5/23/17 5/24/17 5/24/17
5/22/17 6/29/17 5/22/17 5/23/17 5/24/17 5/26/17 5/27/17 5/28/17
5/22/17 8/10/17 5/22/17 5/25/17 5/26/17 5/31/17 6/1/17 6/6/17
6/12/17 6/29/17 6/12/17 6/12/17 6/13/17 6/13/17 6/14/17 6/14/17

Summer 2 Refund Schedule

Course Start Date Course End Date

100%
 Refund Tier

50%
Refund Tier
25%
Refund Tier
6/12/17 8/10/17 6/12/17 6/14/17 6/15/17 6/18/17 6/19/17 6/23/17

Summer 3 Refund Schedule

Course Start Date Course End Date

100%
Refund Tier

50%
Refund Tier
25%
Refund Tier
7/5/17 8/10/17 7/5/17 7/6/17 7/7/17 7/8/17 7/9/17 7/11/17
7/18/17 8/10/17 7/18/17 7/18/17 7/19/17 7/21/17 7/22/17 7/21/17

Fall 2017 Dates and Deadlines

 Start DateEnd Date
Fall Full Term 8/23/17 12/14/17
August Modular 8/23/17 10/14/17
September Modular 9/11/17 12/14/17
October Modular 10/16/17 12/14/17


Fall 2017 Refund Schedule

Course Start Date Course End Date 100%
Refund Tier
50%
Refund Tier
25%
Refund Tier
08/23/2017 10/14/2017 08/23/2017 08/25/2017 08/26/2017 08/28/2017 08/29/2017 09/01/2017
08/23/2017 12/14/2017 08/23/2017 08/28/2017 08/29/2017 09/05/2017 09/06/2017 09/13/2017
09/11/2017 12/14/2017 09/11/2017 09/15/2017 09/16/2017 09/22/2017 09/23/2017 09/29/2017
10/02/2017 12/14/2017 10/02/2017 10/05/2017 10/06/2017 10/10/2017 10/11/2017 10/15/2017
10/16/2017 12/14/2017 10/16/2017 10/18/2017 10/19/2017 10/22/2017 10/23/2017 10/26/2017