Academic Calendar

The formula for the Academic Calendar is approved by the Faculty Senate. The dates that comprise the Academic Calendar each year are approved by both the Faculty Senate and Board of Trustees. For more information about the formula, please see Academic Calendar Construction Rules. For other dates, deadlines, events, policies and university holidays, please see additional calendars on the right.

For university policy information related to religious holidays, please see the Faculty Handbook (p. 165). For undergraduate policy information related to religious holidays, please refer to the Attendance section within "Office of Undergraduate Studies", "Academic Policies and Procedures" of the University General Bulletin.

FALL 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24
Registration (and Drop/Add) Begin (UG) Apr 8 Apr 6 Apr 5 Apr 4 Apr 10
Classes Begin Aug 26 Aug 24 Aug 23 Aug 29 Aug 28
Late Registration Fee ($25) Begins Aug 27 Aug 25 Aug 24 Aug 30 Aug 29
Labor Day Holiday Sep 2 Sep 7 Sep 6 Sep 5 Sep 4
Late Registration and Drop/Add End Sep 6 Sep 4 Sep 3 Sep 9 Sep 8
Deadline Credit/Audit (UG) Sep 6 Sep 4 Sep 3 Sep 9 Sep 8
Fall Break Oct 21/22 Oct 19/20 Oct 18/19 Oct 24/25 Oct 23/24
Mid-Semester Grades Due (UG) Oct 21 Oct 19 Oct 18 Oct 24 Oct 23
Deadline, prior term I grade removal (UG, G) Nov 8 Nov 6 Nov 5 Nov 11 Nov 10
Deadline Credit/Audit (G) Nov 8 Nov 6 Nov 5 Nov 11 Nov 10
Deadline For Class Withdrawal and P/NP (upperclass UG) Nov 8 Nov 6 Nov 5 Nov 11 Nov 10
Registration for Spring Begins (UG) Nov 11 Nov 9 Nov 8 Nov 14 Nov 13
Thanksgiving Holidays Nov 28/29 Nov 26/27 Nov 25/26 Nov 24/25 Nov 23/24
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (first year UG) Dec 6 Dec 4 Dec 3 Dec 9 Dec 8
Last Day of Class Dec 6 Dec 4 Dec 3 Dec 9 Dec 8
Reading Days Dec 9, 13 Dec 7, 11 Dec 6, 10 Dec 12, 16 Dec 11, 15
Final Exams Begin Dec 10 Dec 8 Dec 7 Dec 13 Dec 12
Final Exams End Dec 18 Dec 16 Dec 15 Dec 21 Dec 20
Final Grades Due by 11:00 am Dec 20 Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 23 Dec 22
Fall Awarding of Degrees Jan 17 (2020) Jan 15 (2021) Jan 14 (2022) Jan 20 (2023) Jan 19 (2024)

 

SPRING 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Registration (and Drop/Add) Begin (UG) Nov 11 (2019) Nov 9 (2020) Nov 8 (2021) Nov 14 (2022) Nov 13 (2023)
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan 20 Jan 18 Jan 17 Jan 16 Jan 15
Classes Begin Jan 13 Jan 11 Jan 10 Jan 17 Jan 16
Late Registration Fee ($25) Begins Jan 14 Jan 12 Jan 11 Jan 18 Jan 17
Late Registration and Drop/Add End Jan 24 Jan 22 Jan 21 Jan 27 Jan 26
Deadline Credit/Audit (UG) Jan 24 Jan 22 Jan 21 Jan 27 Jan 26
Mid-Semester Grades Due (UG) Mar 9 Mar 8 Mar 7 Mar 13 Mar 11
Spring Break Mar 9-13 Mar 8-12 Mar 7-11 Mar 13-17 Mar 11-15
Deadline, prior term I grade removal (UG, G) Mar 27 Mar 26 Mar 25 Mar 31 Mar 29
Deadline Credit/Audit (G) Mar 27 Mar 26 Mar 25 Mar 31 Mar 29
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (upperclass UG) Mar 27 Mar 26 Mar 25 Mar 31 Mar 29
Open registration for Summer Begins (UG) Mar 30 Mar 29 Mar 28 Apr 3 Apr 1
Open registration for Fall Begins (UG) Apr 6 Apr 5 Apr 4 Apr 10 Apr 8
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (first year UG) Apr 27 Apr 26 Apr 25 May 1 Apr 29
Last Day of Class Apr 27 Apr 26 Apr 25 May 1 Apr 29
Reading Days Apr 28/29 Apr 27/28 Apr 26/27 May 2/3

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May 1

Final Exams Begin Apr 30 Apr 29 Apr 28 May 4 May 2
Final Exams End May 7 May 6 May 5 May 11 May 9
Final Grades Due by 11:00 am May 9 May 8 May 7 May 13 May 11
University Commencement May 17 May 16 May 15 May 21 May 19

 

SUMMER 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Classes Begin Jun 1 Jun 1 Jun 6 Jun 5 Jun 3
Independence Day Holiday Jul 3 Jul 5 Jul 4 Jul 4 Jul 4
Classes End Jul 27 Jul 27 Aug 1 Jul 31 Jul 29
Final Grades Due 12:00 noon Jul 29 Jul 29 Aug 3 Aug 2 Jul 31
Summer Awarding of Degrees Aug 14 Aug 13 Aug 19 Aug 18 Aug 16

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