Academic Calendar

Traditional Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall 2019 Semester

August 17

New Student Move In

August 17 - 19

Orientation and Registration: New and Transfer Students

August 18

Returning Student Move In

August 20

Classes Begin 8:00 AM

August 26

Final day to register, add a course, drop a course, change a course to Pass/Fail or Audit before 5:00 PM

There are no tuition or fee refunds for withdrawn courses after January 14, 2019

September 16

Final day to withdraw from an "A" course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

October 9

"A" courses end

Group Advising for Fall Semester at 10:50 AM

October 11

"B" courses begin

Midterm Grades Due in Registrar's Office

October 14 to 18

Fall Break

October 21

Classes resume after Fall Break

Final day to add a "B" course before 5:00 PM

November 1

Final day to withdraw from a course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

Final day to withdraw from College before 5:00 PM

November 4

Students with 93 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 8:00 PM

November 7

Students with 60 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 8:00 PM

November 11

Students with 30 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 8:00 PM

November 12

Final day to withdraw from a "B" course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

November 13

Students with 2-29 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 7:00 AM

November 14

Students with 0-1 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 7:00 AM

November 26

Residential Communities Close at 5:00 PM

November 27 to 29

Thanksgiving Recess, Residential Communities Closed

December 1

Residential Communities Open at Noon

December 6

Classes End

December 9 to 11

Final Examinations

December 12

Residential Communities Close at Noon for Non-Graduating Students

December 14

Commencement

December 15

Residential Communities at Noon for Graduating Students

May 2020 Option

May 3 to 31

Variable Dates

Summer 2020 Sessions

May 6 to June 9

Summer A

June 10 to July 14

Summer B

May 6 to July 14

Summer C

May 6 to June 22

Summer D

Spring 2020 Semester

January 5

Residential Communities Open at Noon

January 6

Orientation and Registration: New and Transfer Students

January 7

Classes Begin 8:00 AM

Final day to add an online course ending in "EA" before 12 noon

January 9

Final day to add an online course ending in "A" before 12 noon

January 13

Final day to register, add a course, drop a course, change a course to Pass/Fail or Audit before 5:00 PM

There are no tuition or fee refunds for withdrawn courses after January 13, 2020

January 20

No Class - Martin Luther King Day

February 3

Final day to withdraw from an "A" course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

February 12

Convocation

February 26

Final Day of "A" courses

Group Advising for Fall Semester at 10:50 AM

February 28

Midterm Grades Due in the Registrar's Office

First Day of "B" Courses

Final day to add an online course ending in "B" before 12 noon

March 2 to 6

Spring Break

March 9

Classes resume after Spring Break

March 10

Final day to add a "B" course before 5:00 PM

Final day to add an online course ending in "EB" before 12 noon

March 20

Founders Day Convocation - Postponed

Final day to withdraw from a course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

Final day to withdraw from College before 5:00 PM

March 23

Students with 93 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 8:00 PM

March 26

Students with 60 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 8:00 PM

March 30

Students with 30 or more earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 8:00 PM

April 1

Students with 16-29 earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 7:00 AM.

April 2

Students with 0-15 earned hours may begin Portal Registration at 7:00 AM

April 3

Final day to withdraw from a "B" course without Academic Penalty before 5:00 PM

April 10

Good Friday

April 24

Classes End

April 27 to 29

Final Examinations

May 2

Commencement

2020-2021

Fall Semester

August 18 Classes Begin
October 12 to 16 Fall Break
November 25 to 27 Thanksgiving Recess
December 4 Classes End
December 7 to 9 Final Examinations
December 12 Commencement

Spring Semester

January 12 Classes Begin
March 8 to 12 Spring Break
April 2 Good Friday
April 30 Classes End
May 3 to 5 Final Examinations
May 8 Commencement

May Option

May 9 to June 6 Variable Dates

Summer Sessions

May 12 to June 15 Summer A
June 16 to July 20 Summer B
May 12 to July 20 Summer C
May 12 to June 28 Summer D

2021-2022

Fall Semester

August 24 Classes Begin
October 18 to 22 Fall Break
November 24 to 26 Thanksgiving Recess
December 10 Classes End
December 13 to 15 Final Examinations
December 18 Commencement

Spring Semester

January 10 Classes Begin
March 7 to 11 Spring Break
April 15 Good Friday
April 29 Classes End
May 2 to 4 Final Examinations
May 7 Commencement

May Option

May 8 to June 5 Variable Dates

Summer Sessions

May 11 to June 14 Summer A
June 15 to July 19 Summer B
May 11 to July 19 Summer C
May 11 to June 27 Summer D