Academic Calendar

2019-20 Academic Calendar  
EventStart DateEnd Date
Advising Vikings Training (new faculty & advisors)8/15/2019
Faculty meetings & workshops8/19/20198/22/2019
Freshman Orientation8/23/20198/25/2019
Fall Check-in and confirm registration8/25/2019
Fall classes begin--undergraduate students8/26/2019
Fall classes begin--graduate students8/27/2019
Labor Day (Offices closed / no classes)9/2/2019
Last day to drop/add full semester and 1st 8-week classes9/3/2019
Fall Convocation9/5/2019
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for 1st 8-week classes9/13/2019
Last day to apply for December graduation9/20/2019
Family Weekend9/21/2019
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for full semester classes10/4/2019
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" 1st 8-week classes10/4/2019
Homecoming10/5/2019
Fall mid-terms10/14/201910/16/2019
Fall Break10/17/201910/18/2019
First 8-week classes end10/18/2019
2nd 8-week classes begin10/21/2019
Mid-term grades due by 2:00 pm10/22/2019
Last day to drop/add 2nd 8-week classes10/28/2019
Registration Reminder week (confirm Fall Intersession & Spring Registration)10/28/201911/1/2019
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for 2nd 8-week classes11/8/2019
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" full semester classes11/15/2019
Last day to withdraw "WP"/'WF" 2nd 8-week classes11/22/2019
Thanksgiving Break (no classes & offices closed)11/27/201911/29/2019
Last day of classes - graduate student12/5/2019
Last day of classes--undergraduate student12/6/2019
Student Research Symposium - no classes12/9/2019
Final Exams12/10/201912/13/2019
Official December graduation date (Ceremony in May 2020)12/13/2019
Fall grades due by 2:00 pm12/17/2019
Fall Intersession begins (online classes only)12/19/2019
Last day to drop/add fall intersession12/20/2019
College offices closed for Christmas break12/22/20191/1/2020
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" fall intersession12/23/2019
Last day to withdraw "W" fall intersession12/27/2019
EventStart DateEnd Date
Fall intersession ends1/10/2020
Spring check-in and confirm registration1/13/2020
Spring New Student Orientation1/13/2020
Fall intersession grades due by 2:00 pm1/14/2020
Spring undergraduate and graduate classes begin; 1st 8 & full semester1/14/2020
No classes & offices closed for MLK holiday1/20/2020
Last day to drop/add classes1/21/2020
Last day to withdraw "W"1st 8-week classes1/31/2020
Last day to apply for May & Summer graduation2/14/2020
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for full semester classes2/21/2020
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" 1st 8-week classes2/21/2020
Spring Mid-terms3/2/20203/6/2020
Spring Break3/9/20203/13/2020
Mid-term grades due by 2:00 pm3/10/2020
Offices closed for spring break3/12/20203/13/2020
2nd 8-week classes begin3/16/2020
Last day to drop/add 2nd 8-week classes3/20/2020
Course pre-registration week for next academic year3/23/20203/27/2020
Last day to declare pass/fail & withdraw "W" 2nd 8-week classes4/3/2020
last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" for full semester classes4/9/2020
Good Friday - no classes & offices closed4/10/2020
last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" for 2nd 8-week classes4/24/2020
Last day of classes-graduate4/30/2020
Last day of classes--undergraduate5/1/2020
Student Research Symposium - no classes5/4/2020
Final Exams - undergraduates5/5/20205/8/2020
Final Exams--graduate classes5/5/20205/8/2020
Commencement (Graduation)5/9/2020
Spring grades due by 2:00 pm5/12/2020
Summer graduate classes begin5/14/2020
Summer graduate session last day to drop/add5/21/2020
Memorial Day - Offices closed5/25/2020
Summer Session - 8-week session begins (online only)6/1/20207/24/2020
Summer Session - 8-week session last day to drop/add6/5/2020
Summer Session - 8-week session last day to declare pass/fail & withdraw "W"6/19/2020
Summer Welcome (new students)6/26/2020
Independence Day holiday--offices closed7/3/2020
Summer Session - 8-week session last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF"7/6/2020
Summer Welcome (new students)7/17/2020
Summer Welcome (new students)7/24/2020
Summer graduate classes end7/24/2020
Official Summer graduation date (ceremony in May 2020)7/24/2020
Summer Session - 8-week session classes end7/24/2020
Summer graduate classes grades due7/28/2020
Summer Session - 8-week session grades due7/28/2020
2020-21 ACADEMIC CALENDAR2020-21 
SUBJECTStart DateEnd Date
Advising Vikings Training (new faculty & advisors)8/13/2020
Faculty meetings & workshops8/17/20208/20/2020
Freshman Orientation8/21/20208/23/2020
Fall Check-in and confirm registration8/23/2020
Fall classes begin--undergraduate students8/24/2020
Fall classes begin--graduate students8/25/2020
Labor Day (Offices closed / no classes)9/7/2020
Last day to drop/add full semester and 1st 8-week classes9/1/2020
Fall Convocation9/3/2020
Family WeekendTBD
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for 1st 8-week classes9/11/2020
Last day to apply for December graduation9/18/2020
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for full semester classes10/2/2020
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" 1st 8-week classes10/2/2020
Homecoming9/12/2020
Fall mid-terms10/12/202010/14/2020
Fall Break10/15/202010/16/2020
First 8-week classes end10/16/2020
2nd 8-week classes begin10/19/2020
Mid-term grades due by 2:00 pm10/20/2020
Last day to drop/add 2nd 8-week classes10/26/2020
Registration Reminder week (confirm Fall Intersession & Spring Registration)10/26/202010/30/2020
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for 2nd 8-week classes11/6/2020
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" full semester classes11/13/2020
Last day to withdraw "WP"/'WF" 2nd 8-week classes11/20/2020
Thanksgiving Break (no classes & offices closed)11/25/202011/27/2020
Last day of classes - graduate student12/3/2020
Last day of classes--undergraduate student12/4/2020
Student Research Symposium - no classes12/7/2020
Final Exams12/8/202012/11/2020
Official December graduation date (Ceremony in May 2020)12/11/2020
Fall grades due by 2:00 pm12/15/2020
Fall Intersession begins (online classes only)12/17/2020
Last day to drop/add fall intersession12/18/2020
College offices closed for Christmas break12/23/20201/1/2021
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" fall intersession12/21/2020
Last day to withdraw "W" fall intersession12/24/2020
Fall intersession ends1/8/2021
Spring check-in and confirm registration1/11/2021
Spring New Student Orientation1/11/2021
Fall intersession grades due by 2:00 pm1/12/2021
Spring undergraduate and graduate classes begin; 1st 8 & full semester1/12/2021
No classes & offices closed for MLK holiday1/18/2021
Last day to drop/add classes1/19/2021
Last day to withdraw "W"1st 8-week classes1/29/2021
Last day to apply for May & Summer graduation2/12/2021
Last day to declare pass/fail and withdraw "W" for full semester classes2/19/2021
Last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" 1st 8-week classes2/19/2021
Spring Mid-terms3/1/20213/5/2021
Spring Break3/8/20213/12/2021
Mid-term grades due by 2:00 pm3/9/2021
Offices closed for spring break3/11/20213/12/2021
2nd 8-week classes begin3/15/2021
Last day to drop/add 2nd 8-week classes3/19/2021
Course pre-registration week for next academic year3/22/20213/26/2021
Last day to declare pass/fail & withdraw "W" 2nd 8-week classes4/1/2021
last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" for full semester classes4/8/2021
Good Friday - no classes & offices closed4/2/2021
last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF" for 2nd 8-week classes4/23/2021
Last day of classes-graduate4/29/2021
Last day of classes--undergraduate4/30/2021
Student Research Symposium - no classes5/3/2021
Final Exams - undergraduates5/4/20215/7/2021
Final Exams--graduate classes5/4/20215/7/2021
Commencement (Graduation)5/8/2021
Spring grades due by 2:00 pm5/11/2021
Summer graduate classes begin5/13/2021
Summer graduate session last day to drop/add5/20/2021
Memorial Day - Offices closed5/31/2021
Summer Session - 8-week session begins (online only)6/1/20217/23/2021
Summer Session - 8-week session last day to drop/add6/4/2021
Summer Session - 8-week session last day to declare pass/fail & withdraw "W"6/18/2021
Summer Welcome day (new students)6/25/2021
Independence Day holiday--offices closed7/5/2021
Summer Session - 8-week session last day to withdraw "WP"/"WF"7/6/2021
Summer Welcome day (new students)7/16/2021
Summer graduate classes end7/23/2021
Official Summer graduation date (ceremony in May 2020)7/23/2021
Summer Session - 8-week session classes end7/23/2021
Summer Welcome day (new students)7/23/2021
Summer graduate classes grades due7/27/2021
Summer Session - 8-week session grades due7/27/2021