Academic Calendar for Online Courses

The Houston Baptist University academic school year consists of three (3) academic semesters; Summer, Fall, and Spring.  Within each semester, there are two 8-week terms in which students studying online may complete courses.

Registration opens for Summer and Fall semesters in the 2022/2023 academic year on March 6, 2022 for online and graduate students

Registration opens for the Spring semester in the 2022/2023 academic year on October 3, 2022 online and graduate students

2021-2022 Online

January 18—May 14, 2022

Acceptance Deadline 12/20/21
Registration Deadline 01/10/22
Financial Commitment Deadline 01/14/22 (2:00 PM CST)
Student Course Access 01/10/22
Start Date 01/18/22
Census Date; Last day to withdraw without a “W” 01/23/22
Last day to withdraw with a “W” 02/19/22
End Date 03/13/22
Final Grades Due 03/14/22
Spring Commencement 05/14/22

2022-2023 Online

May 16—July 10, 2022

Acceptance Deadline 04/18/22
Registration Deadline 05/09/22
Financial Commitment Deadline 05/13/22 (2:00 PM CST)
Student Course Access 05/09/22
Start Date 05/16/22
Census Date; Last day to withdraw without a “W” 05/21/22
Last day to withdraw with a “W” 06/19/22
End Date 07/10/22
Final Grades Due 07/11/22
Summer Commencement 08/06/22