Parent Pride Semester Checklists

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‌To help Loyola Marymount University parents prepare for the upcoming academic year, LMU's Parent and Family Programs has synthesized important information, dates and deadlines into the following checklists for Fall 2021:

  • September 3: Last day to add/drop classes without a grade of W

    • After this date, students may no longer add a class.
    • After this date, a student will receive a grade of W if a class is dropped.

    September 3: Last day for 100% refund

    • Visit the Student Accounts website or call (310) 338-2711 to learn more about the budget worksheet, refunds and Important Dates and Deadlines.

    September 3: Deadline to opt-out of parking permit

    • Students with 7 or more billable hours are automatically charged $401.00 for parking each semester
      • To avoid this charge, students must opt-out by each semester's add/drop deadline
      • After the add/drop deadline on September 3, students must opt-in/self-purchase parking via LMU Park through my.lmu.edu

    September 6: University Holiday- Labor Day

    • No classes in session in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

    September 17: Last day for 50% refund

    • Visit the Student Accounts website or call (310) 338-2711 to learn more about the budget worksheet, refunds and Important Dates and Deadlines.

     

  • October 1 (5:00 pm PST): Deadline to complete health insurance waiver

    • Go to the Aetna Student Health website.
    • At the top of the page, go to “Find Your School” — type in Loyola Marymount University.
    • Click on “Waive: Student Health Insurance Plan”.
    • Follow instructions to complete — be sure to have your health insurance ID card and plan description as you complete the waiver.

    October 14: Mid-term deficiencies emailed to students

    • Professors have the option to use the mid-term deficiency as a tool to let students know they may be at risk of failing the class and to encourage students to speak with their faculty.
    • The mid-term deficiency will be sent directly to the student via their Lion email account and will also be posted on their PROWL account.

    October 15: Autumn Day - No Classes

    • University holiday.

    October 22: Last day for 25% refund (no refunds available after 10/23)

    • Visit the Student Accounts website or call (310) 338-2711 to learn more about the budget worksheet, refunds and Important Dates and Deadlines.
  • November 5: Last day to withdraw from a class

    • This is the last day students can withdraw from a class.
    • Before withdrawing from a class, students are recommended to first consult with their professor and their advisor.

    November 5: Spring registration advising begins for students

    • Each student is assigned a registration date and time.
    • Students can find their registration date and time via PROWL.

    November 24-26: University Holiday- Thanksgiving Break

    • No classes in session in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
  • December 10: Last day of classes

    • By this day, students should know their Final Exam Schedule and contact their professors with any questions.

    December 13-17: Final exams

    December 22: Fall Semester Grades Due to the Registrar’s Office

    • Fall 2021 semester grades will start posting to your student’s PROWL account.

    December 19: Spring payment plan enrollment deadline

    • If using the payment plan, students must be enrolled in a spring payment plan by December 19.
    • Visit the Student Accounts website or call (310) 338-2711 to learn more about the budget worksheet, refunds, and Important Dates and Deadlines.

    December 20: First spring payment due

    • Visit the Student Accounts website or call (310) 338-2711 to learn more about the budget worksheet, refunds, and Important Dates and Deadlines.

    December 18 - January 9: Winter Break