Final Exams - The College

Winter 2019: Preliminary exam schedule is currently live. Exam week will be March 18-22, 2019
Spring 2019: Preliminary exam schedule will be published May 10, 2019. Exam week will be June 10-14, 2019

Note: The Autumn 2018 Final Exam Schedule (December 10 - 14) is now live to view or download here: https://uchicago.box.com/v/final-exam-schedule

This schedule is for College courses and related graduate-level courses. Please note that graduate-only courses in the Divisions and Schools may follow different examination schedules. Please consult the appropriate academic unit for details.

The examination times and dates may be subject to change, pending specific scheduling requests by the instructors. Request to change final exam times for College courses should be submitted to the Registrar's Office by departmental course administrators.

Faculty may only change exam days and times if the new day/time accommodates student schedules or alternative arrangements are made for those who cannot attend the new day/time.

Examinations may not be scheduled during Reading Period with the exception of early exams for graduating students. Early exams for graduating students may be rescheduled during regular class times including regular Reading Period. Requests for early exam times should be submitted to the Registrar's Office.

Classes scheduled at non-canonical times will be assigned to the exam period corresponding to the closest standard class time.

General Schedule

Regular Class Meeting Time

Exam Period
8:30 MWF FRI 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
9:30 MWF FRI 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
10:30 MWF MON 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
11:30 MWF WED 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
12:30 MWF MON 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
1:30 MW(F) FRI 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
2:30 MWF WED 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
3:00 MW(F) WED 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
3:30 MWF WED 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
4:30 MWF MON 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
5:30 MWF MON 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
6:30 MWF WED 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
8-9:20 TUTH TU 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
9:30-10:50 TUTH TU 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
11-12:20 TUTH TH 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
12:30-1:50 TUTH TU 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
2:00-3:20 TUTH TH 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
3:30-4:50 TUTH TH 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
5-6:20 TUTH TU 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:30-9:30 TUTH TH 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Foreign Language general courses with uniform exams MON 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Humanities general courses with uniform exams TH 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Available to others, or for uniform exams TU 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Chicago Booth School of Business publishes their own final exams schedule on their own intranet calendar.

The Law School publishes their own final exams schedule on their Registrar's exam schedule page.