Sep 30, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendars


2019-20 Academic Calendar


Fall Semester 2019

 

International students arrive

Freshman class arrives            

New Student Orientation          

Upperclass residents move-in   

Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.                                                 

Last day for schedule change               

Last day for P/F grading option

“Reaching Every Door” (compressed classes)

Mid-semester grades due         

Mid-semester break                 

Classes resume                              

Last day to withdraw from a course

Registration for Spring Semester 2020

Thanksgiving break       

Classes resume                                   

Last day of classes                              

Final examinations                   

Residence halls close

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Thursday, August 22

Thursday-Sunday, August 22-25

Sunday, August 25

Monday, August 26

Tuesday, September 3

Tuesday, September 3

Tuesday, October 1

+Friday, October 11

Saturday - Tuesday, October 19-22

Wednesday, October 23

Monday, November 4

Monday-Friday, November 18-22

Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 27-Dec. 1

Monday, December 2

Friday, December 6

Monday - Saturday, Dec. 9-14

Saturday, December 14, noon

 

 

Spring Semester 2020

 

International students arrive

Residents move-in                   

Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.           

Last day for schedule change               

Last day for P/F grading option            

Mid-semester grades due                     

Mid-semester break                 

Classes resume                      

Last day to withdraw from a course     

Easter Break

Classes resume

Registration for Fall Semester 2020                                

Last day of classes                  

Final examinations                   

Residence halls close   

Commencement

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Sunday, January 12

Monday, January 13

Tuesday, January 21

Tuesday, January 21

+Friday, February 28

Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 29-Mar. 8

Monday, March 9

Thursday, March 26

Thursday - Monday, April 9-13

Tuesday, April 14

Monday - Friday, March 16-20

*Wednesday, April, 29

Thursday - Wednesday, Apr. 30-May 6

Wednesday, May 6, noon

Sunday, May10

 +Dates for faculty to submit grades on-line.

*To ensure that each course meets the required number of times during spring semester 2020, classes that ordinarily meet on Thursdays will also meet on Tuesday, April 28. Classes that ordinarily meet on Fridays will also meet on Wednesday, April 29.

Summer Session 2020

 

First day of Summer Session

Memorial Day - University holiday

Independence Day - University holiday

Last day of Summer Session

Monday, May 11, 2020

Monday, May 25

Saturday, July 4 (observed July 3)

Thursday, August 20

Academic year 2019-20 begins on the first day of classes for Fall Semester 2019 and ends on the last day of Summer Session 2020.

 

2020-21 Academic Calendar


Fall Semester 2020

 

International students arrive

Freshman class arrives            

New Student Orientation          

Upperclass residents move-in   

Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.                                                 

Last day for schedule change               

Last day for P/F grading option

“Reaching Every Door” (compressed classes)

Mid-semester grades due         

Mid-semester break                 

Classes resume                              

Last day to withdraw from a course

Registration for Spring Semester 2021

Thanksgiving break       

Classes resume                                   

Last day of classes                              

Final examinations                   

Residence halls close

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Thursday, August 20

Thursday-Sunday, August 20-23

Sunday, August 23

Monday, August 24

Tuesday, September 1

Tuesday, September 1

Tuesday, October 6

+Friday, October 16

Saturday - Tuesday, October 17-20

Wednesday, October 21

Monday, November 2

Monday-Friday, November 16-20

Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 25-Nov. 29

Monday, November 30

Friday, December 4

Monday - Saturday, Dec. 7-12

Saturday, December 12, noon

 

 

Spring Semester 2021

 

Residents move-in                   

Classes begin, 8:00 a.m.           

Last day for schedule change               

Last day for P/F grading option            

Mid-semester grades due                     

Mid-semester break                 

Classes resume                      

Last day to withdraw from a course     

Easter Break

Classes resume

Registration for Fall Semester 2021                                

Last day of classes                  

Final examinations                   

Residence halls close

Commencement

Sunday, January10, 2021

Monday, January 11

Tuesday, January 19

Tuesday, January 19

+Friday, February 26

Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 27-Mar. 7

Monday, March 8

Thursday, March 25

Thursday - Monday, April 1-5

Tuesday, April 6

Tuesday - Friday, April 20-23

Wednesday, 28

Thursday - Wednesday, Apr. 29-May 5

Wednesday, May 5, noon

Sunday, May 9

 +Dates for faculty to submit grades on-line.

*To ensure that each course meets the required number of times during spring semester 2021, classes that ordinarily meet on Thursdays will also meet on Tuesday, April 27. Classes that ordinarily meet on Fridays will also meet on Wednesday, April 28.

Summer Session 2021

 

First day of Summer Session

Memorial Day - University holiday

Independence Day - University holiday

Last day of Summer Session

Monday, May 10, 2021

Monday, May 31

Sunday, July 4

Friday, August 20

Academic year 2020-21 begins on the first day of classes for Fall Semester 2020 and ends on the last day of Summer Session 2021.