Academic Calendar 2019 – 2020

  • August 21 – December 17, 2019

    Campus Housing Opens Saturday, August 17
    Faculty Report Monday, August 19
    Fall Convocation Tuesday, August 20
    Instruction Begins Wednesday, August 21
    Late Registration Wednesday, August 21
    Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor’s Permission Thursday, August 22
    Deadline For Filing Degree Application
    (Students meeting requirements at end of fall)
    Friday, August 30
    Last Day to add a Course (Instructor’s Permission Required) Friday, August 30
    Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 2
    Last Day to Drop Course with “W”
    (Except courses carrying designated dates)
    Monday, October 21
    Last Day to Withdraw from the University Friday, November 15
    Thanksgiving Holiday for Students Monday – Friday, November 25 – 29
    EXAM WEEK Monday – Friday, December 9-13
    Last Day of Classes Friday, December 13
    Commencement Saturday, December 14
    Campus Housing Closes Saturday, December 14
    Final Grades Due Tuesday, December 17

  • January 22 – May 19, 2020

    Faculty Report Thursday, January 16
    Curriculum Study & Improvement of Instruction Thursday – Friday, January 16 – 17
    New Student Orientation/Registration Friday, January 17
    Campus Housing Opens Sunday, January 19
    Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 20
    Spring Convocation Tuesday, January 21
    Instruction Begins Wednesday, January 22
    Late Registration Wednesday, January 22
    Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor’s Permission Thursday, January 23
    Deadline for Filing Degree Application
    (Students meeting requirements at end of spring)
    Friday, January 31
    Last Day to Add a Course (Instructor’s Permission Required) Friday, January 31
    Last Day to Drop Course with “W”
    (Except courses carrying designated dates)
    Monday, March 20
    Spring Break Monday – Friday, March 23-27
    Spring Holiday Friday, April 10
    Last Day to Withdraw from the University Friday, April 24
    EXAM WEEK Monday – Friday, May 11-15
    Last Day of Classes Friday, May 15
    Commencement Saturday, May 16
    Campus Housing Closes Saturday, May 16
    Final Grades Due Tuesday, May 19

  • May 27 – August 10, 2020

    Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 25
    Campus Housing Opens Tuesday (noon), May 26
    Registration for New Students Tuesday, May 26
    Faculty Report Tuesday, May 26
    Instruction Begins Wednesday, May 27
    Last day to Add a Course without Instructor’s Permission Thursday, May 28
    Last day to Add a Course (Instructor’s Permission Required) Wednesday, June 3
    Independence Day Holiday Friday, July 3
    Last Day to Drop Course with “W” Monday, July 6
    Deadline for Filing Degree Application Monday, July 13
    Last Day to Withdraw from the University Thursday, July 23
    Last Day of Classes Thursday, August 6
    Campus Housing Closes Friday, August 7
    Final Grades Due Monday, August 10

    For 2019-2020 Freshman Orientation Program Dates: Contact the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.

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