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Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2019
January Term 2020
Spring Term 2020

Fall Term 2019

August 26 Early Orientation
August 29 New Students Arrive; New Student & Family Orientation Begins
August 30 New Student & Family Orientation Continues
August 31 Convocation; New Student Orientation Continues, Returning Students Arrive
September 1 New Student Orientation Continues
September 2 Labor Day — No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
September 3 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
September 11 Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
September 27 Family Weekend — No Classes
September 28 Family Weekend Continues
September 30 Last day to drop courses, change enrollment status
October 1 Study Abroad Program & Financial Aid Application Deadline
October 1 First day to withdraw from courses with a W
October 14 Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day — No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
October 15 Student Long Weekend Continues — No Classes
October 23 Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
October 28 Last day to withdraw from courses with a W
October 29 First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail)
October 31 Course registration for January Term 2020 begins
November 7 Spring 2020 course registration opens online for Level 6 students (92 or more credits)
November 8 Spring 2020 course registration opens online for Level 5 students (62 – 91 credits)
November 11 Spring 2020 course registration opens online for Level 4 students (45 – 61 credits)
November 12 Spring 2020 course registration opens online for Level 3 students (30 – 44 credits)
November 13 Spring 2020 course registration opens online for Level 2 students (15 – 29 credits)
November 14 Spring 2020 course registration opens online for Level 1 students (14 or fewer credits)
November 27 Thanksgiving Break Begins — No Classes. Residence Halls close at 12 noon unless registered for break housing
November 28 Thanksgiving Day — No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
November 29 Day After Thanksgiving — No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
December 6 Last Day of Classes, last day to withdraw from courses with a WP/WF
December 9 Reading Day
December 10 Final Exams Begin
December 12 Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
December 13 Final Exams End
December 13 Orientation for January Term Study Abroad
December 14 Graduation
December 15 Residence Halls Close at 12 noon
December 17 All grades due by 5 p.m.

January Term 2020

January 5 New & Returning J-Term Students Arrive; Jump Start Orientation Begins
January 6 J-Term Classes Begin
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day — J-Term Classes Continue, Staff Holiday
January 23 Last Day of J-Term; New Students Arrive, New Student & Family Orientation Begins

Spring Term 2020

January 24 New Student & Family Orientation Continues
January 25 Convocation; New Student Orientation Continues
January 26 Returning Students Arrive; New Student Orientation Continues
January 27 New Student Orientation Continues
January 28 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
February 5 Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
February 21 Family Weekend — No Classes
February 22 Family Weekend Continues
February 24 Last day to drop courses, change regular course enrollment to audit or select the pass/low pass/fail option
February 24 Study Abroad Program & Financial Aid Application Deadline
February 25 Start date to withdraw from courses with a W
March 13 Spring Break Begins at 5 p.m.
March 23 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
March 25 Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
March 30 Last day to withdraw from courses with a W
March 31 First day to withdraw from courses with a WP or WF
April 13 Faculty Professional Development Day — No Classes
April 14 Faculty Professional Development Day — No Classes
April 15 On-campus course registration for Summer 2020 begins
April 21 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 6 students (92 or more credits)
April 22 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 5 students (62 – 91 credits)
April 23 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 4 students (45 – 61 credits)
April 24 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 3 students (30 – 44 credits)
April 27 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 2 students (15 – 29 credits)
April 28 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 1 students (14 or fewer credits)
May 8 Last Day of Classes, last day to withdraw from courses with a WP/WF
May 11 Reading Day
May 12 Final Exams Begin
May 14 Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
May 15 Final Exams End
May 16 Graduation
May 17 Residence Halls Close at 12 noon
May 19 Grades due by 5 p.m.
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