Academic Calendar

Bradley University’s academic calendar consists of two 15-week semesters (fall and spring). A three-week interim (mid-May to early-June), an eight-week summer interim (mid-May to mid-July), and two five-week summer sessions (early June to mid-July and mid-July to mid-August) are also offered. January interim lasts approximately two weeks.

Schedule of Classes

Bradley’s Schedule of Classes lists specific registration information on the courses to be offered and is available on the Bradley University Web site at


Bradley University uses a web-based registration system. Using their BUnetID available upon admission, students may register by visiting Instructions for online registration are included in the Schedule of Classes each semester (

Students enrolled in online programs will be automatically registered by the academic department.

Schedule Change After Registration

  • Once a student has registered, changes to that schedule (additions and deletions) may be made by using the online system. Instructions are outlined in the Schedule of Classes.
  • For all schedule changes after the deadlines for online registration, students must obtain the Late Add Request from the Registrar’s Office and follow the procedures outlined below.
    • To add a class(es), the signatures of the graduate coordinator, the instructor of the added class, and the department chair for the added class must be obtained.
    • Partial drops may be done online up until the last day for dropping classes outlined in the Schedule of Classes.
    • Graduate students who wish to withdraw from all classes in which they are registered must contact Student Support Services

This is the official catalog for the 2021-2022 academic year. This catalog serves as a contract between a student and Bradley University. Should changes in a program of study become necessary prior to the next academic year every effort will be made to keep students advised of any such changes via the Dean of the College or Chair of the Department concerned, the Registrar's Office, u.Achieve degree audit system, and the Schedule of Classes. It is the responsibility of each student to be aware of the current program and graduation requirements for particular degree programs.