Spring 2022 Important Deadlines for International Students (F-1 Visa)

Deadline Description
January 28, 2022 Last day to drop a full-term class for 100% refund - do not drop below 12 units! (note: it is the student's responsibility to drop the class(es) before the refund deadline)
February 4, 2022
  • (February 7, 2022) Last day to fulfill the full-time enrollment requirement (12 units minimum) to maintain your F-1 status
  • Last day to add a full-term class
  • Last day to submit request for final-semester RCL (Reduced Course Load)
  • Last day to be enrolled in the mandatory international health insurance
  • Last day to drop a class without a "W" on your transcript
February 9, 2022 Last day to drop a full-term class for a 50% refund of tuition fees - do not drop below 12 units! (note: it is the student's responsibility to drop the class(es) before the refund deadline)
March 3, 2022 Last day to file a petition for an Associate Degree for Transfer (AA-T/AS-T)
March 24, 2022 Last day to file a petition for an Associate Degree (AA/AS) and/or a Certificate
March 26 - April 1, 2022 Spring Recess (No Classes, College Closed)
March 31, 2022 Last day to apply for an I-20/program extension (if your I-20 expires at the end of Spring 2022)
May 6, 2022

Last day to complete the online OPT (Optional Practical Training) workshop for Spring 2022 and apply with Office of International Programs

July 8, 2022 Last day submit transfer-out documents for students transferring to another U.S. Institution