Academic Calendars

Undergraduate 

Spring 2019

Sunday, January 20

Students return 9 a.m.

Tuesday, January 22 and Wednesday, January 23

Donning, interviews, and registration

Tuesday, January 22

Year-long classes resume

Thursday, January 24

Students placed in first choice courses

Friday, January 25

Donning and interviews for alternate registration (no classes on Friday)

Saturday, January 26

Students placed in alternate courses

Monday, January 28

Spring classes begin

Beginning of add/drop period

Friday, February 8

Last day to add and drop classes for spring 2019 semester

Monday, February 11–Friday, February 15

Fourth course and audit requests may be filed

Saturday, March 16–Sunday, March 31

Spring break

Friday, May 10

Senior work due (faculty may establish earlier deadlines)

Friday, May 17

Last day of classes

Faculty reports due for graduating students

Sunday, May 19

Residence halls close for first-years, sophomores, and juniors at 5 p.m.

Friday, May 24

Commencement

Residence halls close for seniors at 8 p.m.

Wednesday, June 12

Faculty reports due for all students

Fall 2019

Saturday, August 31

Opening Day

New students arrive

Sunday, September 1

Orientation

Monday, September 2

Returning students arrive

Tuesday, September 3–Thursday, September 5

Donning, interviews, and registration

Friday, September 6

Students placed in first choice courses

Saturday, September 7

Donning and interviews for alternate registration

Sunday, September 8

Students placed in alternate courses

Monday, September 9

Classes begin

Beginning of add/drop period

Tuesday, September 17

Faculty/staff meeting (Reisinger, 1:30 – 3 p.m.)

Friday, September 20

Last day to add and drop classes for fall 2019 semester

Monday, September 23–Friday, September 27

Fourth course and audit requests may be filed

Monday, October 21 and Tuesday, October 22

October Study Days

Wednesday, November 27–Sunday, December 1

Thanksgiving break (begins after last academic appointment on Tuesday)

Monday, December 9–Wednesday, December 18

Students may drop yearlong courses for spring 2020 semester

Wednesday, December 18

Winter Commencement

Friday, December 20

Last day of classes

Saturday, December 21

Residence halls close 10 a.m.

Friday, January 10, 2020

Faculty reports due for fall 2019 semester

Spring 2020

Sunday, January 19

Students return 9 a.m.

Tuesday, January 21 and Wednesday, January 22

Donning, interviews, and registration

Year-long classes resume

Thursday, January 23

Students placed in first choice courses

Friday, January 24

Donning and interviews for alternate registration (no classes on Friday)

Saturday, January 25

Students placed in alternate courses

Monday, January 27

Spring classes begin

Beginning of add/drop period

Friday, February 7

Last day to add and drop classes for spring 2020 semester

Monday, February 10–Friday, February 14

Fourth course and audit requests may be filed

Saturday, March 14–Sunday, March 22

Spring break

Friday, May 1

Senior work due (faculty may establish earlier deadlines)

Friday, May 8

Last day of classes

Faculty reports due for graduating students

Saturday, May 9

Residence halls close for first-years, sophomores, and juniors at 5 p.m.

Thursday, May 14

Undergraduate pre-commencement event for families

Friday, May 15

Commencement

Residence halls close for seniors at 8 p.m.

Monday, June 1

Faculty reports due for non-graduating students.

Graduate & Professional (Onsite Programs)* 

Spring 2019

Tuesday, January 22 and Wednesday, January 23

Interviewing and registration for spring courses offered in conjunction with undergraduate classes for the following programs: Child Development, Dance, Theatre, and Women’s History

Tuesday, January 22

Yearlong classes resume

Spring classes begin for the Health Advocacy traditional onsite and Human Genetics programs

Friday, January 25

Alternate interviews and registration

Monday, January 28

Spring classes begin

Beginning of add/drop period

Friday, February 8

Last day to add and drop classes for spring 2019 semester

Monday, February 11–Friday, February 15

Audit requests may be filed

Saturday, March 16–Sunday, March 31

Spring break

Friday, May 17

Last day of classes

Faculty reports due for graduating students

Thursday, May 23

Graduate Commencement

Wednesday, June 12

Faculty reports due for all students

Fall 2019

Monday, September 2

Beginning Students Orientation (Returning Students should refer to their individual Orientation schedule.)

All second year Art of Teaching and Theatre students must attend their individual Program Directors meeting on Monday, September 2.

Monday, September 9

Classes begin

Beginning of add/drop period

Friday, September 20

Last day to add and drop classes for fall 2019 semester

Monday, September 23–Friday, September 27

Audit requests may be filed

Monday, October 21 and Tuesday, October 22

October Study Days

Wednesday, November 27–Sunday, December 1

Thanksgiving break

Wednesday, December 18

Winter Commencement

Friday, December 20

Last day of classes

Friday, January 10, 2020

Faculty reports due for fall 2019 semester

Spring 2020

Tuesday, January 21 and Wednesday, January 22

Interviewing and registration for spring courses offered in conjunction with undergraduate classes for the following programs: Child Development, Dance, Theatre, and Women’s History

Yearlong classes resume

Spring classes begin for the Health Advocacy traditional onsite and Human Genetics programs

Friday, January 24

Alternate interviews and registration

Monday, January 27

Spring classes begin

Beginning of add/drop period

Friday, February 7

Last day to add and drop classes for spring 2020 semester

Monday, February 10–Friday, February 14

Audit requests may be filed

Saturday, March 14–Sunday, March 22

Spring break

Friday, May 8

Last day of classes

Faculty reports due for graduating students

Thursday, May 14

Graduate Commencement

Monday, June 1

Faculty reports due for non-graduating students.

*Low-Residency Health Advocacy students should refer to their individual start schedules.