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. 179). 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 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23
Registration (and Drop/Add) Begin (UG) Apr 9 Apr 8 Apr 6 Apr 5 Apr 4
Classes Begin Aug 27 Aug 26 Aug 24 Aug 23 Aug 29
Late Registration Fee ($25) Begins Aug 28 Aug 27 Aug 25 Aug 24 Aug 30
Labor Day Holiday Sep 3 Sep 2 Sep 7 Sep 6 Sep 5
Late Registration and Drop/Add End Sep 7 Sep 6 Sep 4 Sep 3 Sep 9
Deadline Credit/Audit (UG) Sep 7 Sep 6 Sep 4 Sep 3 Sep 9
Fall Break Oct 22/23 Oct 21/22 Oct 19/20 Oct 18/19 Oct 24/25
Mid-Semester Grades Due (UG) Oct 22 Oct 21 Oct 19 Oct 18 Oct 24
Deadline for removal of prev. term "I" grades (UG) Nov 9 Nov 8 Nov 6 Nov 5 Nov 11
Deadline Credit/Audit (G) Nov 9 Nov 8 Nov 6 Nov 5 Nov 11
Deadline For Class Withdrawal and P/NP (upperclass UG) Nov 9 Nov 8 Nov 6 Nov 5 Nov 11
Registration for Spring Begins (UG) Nov 12 Nov 11 Nov 9 Nov 8 Nov 14
Thanksgiving Holidays Nov 22/23 Nov 28/29 Nov 26/27 Nov 25/26 Nov 24/25
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (first year UG) Dec 7 Dec 6 Dec 4 Dec 3 Dec 9
Deadline for removal of prev.  term "I" grades (G) Dec 7 Dec 6 Dec 4 Dec 3 Dec 9
Last Day of Class Dec 7 Dec 6 Dec 4 Dec 3 Dec 9
Reading Days Dec 10, 14 Dec 9, 13 Dec 7, 11 Dec 6, 10 Dec 12, 16
Final Exams Begin Dec 11 Dec 10 Dec 8 Dec 7 Dec 13
Final Exams End Dec 19 Dec 18 Dec 16 Dec 15 Dec 21
Final Grades Due by 11:00 am Dec 21 Dec 20 Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 23
Fall Awarding of Degrees Jan 18 (2019) Jan 17 (2020) Jan 15 (2021) Jan 14 (2022) Jan 20 (2023)

 

SPRING 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Registration (and Drop/Add) Begin (UG) Nov 12 (2018) Nov 11 (2019) Nov 9 (2020) Nov 8 (2021) Nov 14 (2022)
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan 21 Jan 20 Jan 18 Jan 17 Jan 16
Classes Begin Jan 14 Jan 13 Jan 11 Jan 10 Jan 17
Late Registration Fee ($25) Begins Jan 15 Jan 14 Jan 12 Jan 11 Jan 18
Late Registration and Drop/Add End Jan 25 Jan 24 Jan 22 Jan 21 Jan 27
Deadline Credit/Audit (UG) Jan 25 Jan 24 Jan 22 Jan 21 Jan 27
Mid-Semester Grades Due (UG) Mar 11 Mar 9 Mar 8 Mar 7 Mar 13
Spring Break Mar 11-15 Mar 9-13 Mar 8-12 Mar 7-11 Mar 13-17
Deadline for removal of prev. term "I" grades(UG) Mar 29 Mar 27 Mar 26 Mar 25 Mar 31
Deadline Credit/Audit (G) Mar 29 Mar 27 Mar 26 Mar 25 Mar 31
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (upperclass UG) Mar 29 Mar 27 Mar 26 Mar 25 Mar 31
Open registration for Summer Begins (UG) Apr 1 Mar 30 Mar 29 Mar 28 Apr 3
Open registration for Fall Begins (UG) Apr 8 Apr 6 Apr 5 Apr 4 Apr 10
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (first year UG) Apr 29 Apr 27 Apr 26 Apr 25 May 1
Deadline for removal of prev. term "I" grades(G) Apr 29 Apr 27 Apr 26 Apr 25 May 1
Last Day of Class Apr 29 Apr 27 Apr 26 Apr 25 May 1
Reading Days Apr 30/May 1 Apr 28/29 Apr 27/28 Apr 26/27 May 2/3
Final Exams Begin May 2 Apr 30 Apr 29 Apr 28 May 4
Final Exams End May 9 May 7 May 6 May 5 May 11
Final Grades Due by 11:00 am May 11 May 9 May 8 May 7 May 13
University Commencement May 19 May 17 May 16 May 15 May 21

 

SUMMER 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Classes Begin Jun 3 Jun 1 Jun 1 Jun 6 Jun 5
Independence Day Holiday Jul 4 Jul 3 Jul 5 Jul 4 Jul 4
Classes End Jul 29 Jul 27 Jul 27 Aug 1 Jul 31
Final Grades Due 12:00 noon Jul 31 Jul 29 Jul 29 Aug 3 Aug 2
Summer Awarding of Degrees Aug 16 Aug 14 Aug 13 Aug 19 Aug 18

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