Academic Calendars

 

FALL SEMESTER 2019

Opening Institute August 12-13
Orientation for New Students August 14-16
Registration for All Students August 19-20
Classes Begin August 21
Last Day for Add/Drop August 28
Labor Day Holiday September 2
Fall Convocation & Confirmation Ceremony September 5
Sophomore Rite of Passage  September 12
Town Hall Meeting September 23
Application for Degree Due in Registrar's Office 
(Spring 2020 Candidates)
September 30
Sophomore Proficiency Examination October 5
Mid-Semester Examinations Week October 7-11
Last Day to Change Grades from Spring/Summer 2018 October 9
Mid-Semester Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon October 15
Senior Departmental Examination October 19
Student Evaluation of Instruction October 23-25
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course November 5
Senior Departmental Examinations November 9
Registration for Spring 2019 November 11-15
Senior Thesis Oral Presentations November 18-22
Senior Thesis Due November 22
Thanksgiving Holidays Begin for Students at 5:00 p.m. November 22
Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m. December 2
Last Day for All Tests, Quizzes, etc.  December 2
Last Day of Classes December 6
Semester Examinations December 7-12
Semester Ends: Christmas Holidays Begin for
Students at 5:00 p.m.
December 12
All Faculty Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon December 16

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2020

Opening Institute January 2-3
Orientation for New Students January 6
New Students Register January 6
Returning Students Register January 6-7
Classes Begin January 8
Holiday, Martin Luther King, Jr.  January 20
Last Day for Add/Drop January 21
Spring Convocation January 23
Application for Degree Due in Registrar's Office
(Summer & Fall 2020 Candidates)
January 24
Sophomore Proficiency Examination February 22
Mid-Semester Examination Week February 24-28
Senior Departmental Examination February 29
Town Hall Meeting March 2
Mid-Semester Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon March 3
Last Day to Change Grades from Fall 2019 March 4
Spring Holiday Begins for Students at 5:00 p.m. March 13
Spring Holidays March 13-20
Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m. March 23
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course March 25
Student Evaluation of Instruction March 25-27
Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 March 30-Apr. 3
Senior Departmental Examination April 4
Senior Thesis Oral Presentations April 6-9
Honors and Awards Convocation April 9
Good Friday Holiday April 10
Senior Thesis Due April 17
Last Day of Classes for Candidates for Graduation April 17
Last Day for All Tests, Quizzes, etc.  April 20
Semester Examinations for Candidates for Graduation April 20-22
Candidates for Graduation Grades Due by 12:00 Noon April 24
Last Day of Classes April 24
Semester Examinations April 25-30
End of Year Town Hall Meeting April 27
Semester Ends May 1
Commencement May 2
All Faculty Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon May 4

 

Summer Semester 2020

Summer Term I

Memorial Day Holiday May 25
Summer Session I Registration May 26
Summer Session I Classes Begin May 27
Last Day for Add/Drop June 1
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course June 5
Summer Session I Classes End June 25
Final Examinations June 26
All Faculty Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon June 30

 

Summer Session II

Summer Session II Registration June 29
Summer Session II Classes Begin June 30
Last Day for Add/Drop July 3
Independence Day Holiday July 4
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course July 10
Summer Session II Classes End July 29
Final Examinations July 30
All Faculty Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon August 3

 

FALL SEMESTER 2020

Opening Institute August 10-11
Orientation for New Students August 12-14
Registration for All Students August 17-18
Classes Begin August 19
Last Day for Add/Drop August 26
Fall Convocation & Confirmation Ceremony September 3
Labor Day Holiday September 7
Sophomore Rite of Passage  September 17
Town Hall Meeting September 21
Application for Degree Due in Registrar's Office 
(Spring 2020 Candidates)
September 25
Sophomore Proficiency Examination October 3
Mid-Semester Examinations Week October 5-9
Last Day to Change Grades from Spring/Summer 2020 October 7
Mid-Semester Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon October 13
Senior Departmental Examination October 17
Student Evaluation of Instruction October 21-23
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course November 3
Senior Departmental Examinations November 7
Registration for Spring 2021 November 1-20
Senior Thesis Oral Presentations November 16-20
Senior Thesis Due November 20
Thanksgiving Holidays Begin for Students at 5:00 p.m. November 20
Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m. November 30
Last Day for All Tests, Quizzes, etc.  November 30
Last Day of Classes December 4
Semester Examinations December 5-10
Semester Ends: Christmas Holidays Begin for
Students at 5:00 p.m.
December 10
All Faculty Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon December 14

 

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2021

Opening Institute January 4
Orientation for New Students January 5
New Students Register January 5
Returning Students Register January 5-6
Classes Begin January 7
Last Day for Add/Drop January 14
Holiday, Martin Luther King, Jr. January 18
Spring Convocation January 21
Application for Degree Due in Registrar's Office
(Summer & Fall 2020 Candidates)
January 22
Sophomore Proficiency Examination February 20
Senior Departmental Examination February 27
Mid-Semester Examination Week March 1-5
Town Hall Meeting March 8
Mid-Semester Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon March 8
Last Day to Change Grades from Fall 2019 March 10
Spring Holiday Begins for Students at 5:00 p.m. March 12
Spring Holidays March 12-21
Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m. March 22
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course March 25
Student Evaluation of Instruction March 24-26
Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 March 29-Apr. 23
Senior Departmental Examination March 27
Good Friday Holiday April 2
Senior Thesis Oral Presentations April 5-9
Honors and Awards Convocation April 8
Last Day of Classes for Candidates for Graduation April 15
Last Day for All Tests, Quizzes, etc.  April 16
Semester Examinations for Candidates for Graduation April 19-21
Candidates for Graduation Grades Due by 12:00 Noon April 22
Last Day of Classes April 23
Semester Examinations April 24-29
End of Year Town Hall Meeting April 26
Semester Ends April 30
Commencement May 1
All Faculty Grade Rosters Due by 12:00 Noon May 3