2018-2019 Academic Calendar

2018 Fall Term

August 18SaturdayNew Student Orientation begins
August 20MondayOrientation
August 21TuesdayOpening Convocation (3:00 pm)
August 22WednesdayClasses begin (8:00 am)
August 29WednesdayDeadline to drop or add courses without a grade (5:00 pm)
September 19WednesdayFall Fest Day (classes suspended)
October 5FridayFall Break begins (5:15 pm)
October 10WednesdayClasses resume (8:00 am)
November 21WednesdayThanksgiving Recess begins (8:00 am)
November 26MondayClasses resume (8:00 am)
December 4TuesdayLast day of classes
December 5WednesdayReading Day
December 6ThursdayExaminations begin (8:30 am)
December 10MondayExaminations end (5:15 pm)

2019 January Term

January 7MondayJanuary Term begins (8:00 am)
January 21MondayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day (classes suspended)
January 31ThursdayJanuary Term ends (10:00 pm)

2019 Spring Term

February 4MondayClasses begin (8:00 am)
February 11MondayDeadline to drop or add courses without a grade (5:00 pm)
March 15FridaySpring Break begins (5:15 pm)
March 25MondayClasses resume (8:00 am)
April 19FridayGood Friday (classes suspended)
April 21SundayEaster
April 22MondayClasses resume (8:00 am)
April 23TuesdayCelebration of Academic Excellence (classes suspended)
April 26FridayFounders Day Convocation (4:15 pm)
May 14TuesdayHonors Convocation (4:45 pm)
May 15WednesdayLast day of classes
May 16ThursdayReading Day
May 17FridayExaminations begin (8:30 am)
May 21TuesdayExaminations end (5:15 pm)
May 25SaturdayCommencement

2019 Summer Term I

May 28TuesdayClasses begin
May 31FridayClasses meet (make-up for Memorial Day)
June 27ThursdayLast day of classes
June 28FridayExaminations begin
June 29SaturdayExaminations end

2019 Summer Term II

July 8MondayClasses begin
August 8ThursdayLast day of classes
August 9FridayExaminations begin
August 10SaturdayExaminations end

 

 

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

2019 Fall Term

August 24

Saturday

New Student Orientation begins

August 26

Monday

Orientation

August 27

Tuesday

Opening Convocation (7:00 pm)

August 28

Wednesday

Classes begin (8:00 am)

September 4

Wednesday

Deadline to drop or add courses without a grade (5:00 pm)

September 9

Monday

Census date

September 25

Wednesday

Fall Fest Day (classes suspended)

October 11

Friday

Fall Break begins (5:15 pm)

October 16

Wednesday

Classes resume (8:00 am)

November 27

Wednesday

Thanksgiving Recess begins (8:00 am)

December 2

Monday

Classes resume (8:00 am)

December 10

Tuesday

Last day of classes

December 11

Wednesday

Reading Day

December 12

Thursday

Examinations begin (8:30 am)

December 16

Monday

Examinations end (5:15 pm)

2020 January Term

January 6

Monday

January Term begins (8:00 am)

January 20

Monday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (classes suspended)

January 24

Friday

Classes meet (make-up for MLK)

January 30

Thursday

January Term ends (10:00 pm)

January 10, 17, 31

Fridays

Make-up days, if needed for weather

2020 Spring Term

February 3

Monday

Classes begin (8:00 am)

February 10

Monday

Deadline to drop or add courses without a grade (5:00 pm)

February 12

Wednesday

Census date

March 13

Friday

Spring Break begins (5:15 pm)

March 23

Monday

Classes resume (8:00 am)

April 10

Friday

Good Friday (classes suspended)

April 12

Sunday

Easter

April 13

Monday

Classes resume (8:00 am)

April 21

Tuesday

Celebration of Academic Excellence (classes suspended)

April 24

Friday

Founders Day Convocation (4:15 pm)

May 12

Tuesday

Honors Convocation (4:45 pm)

May 13

Wednesday

Last day of classes

May 14

Thursday

Reading Day

May 15

Friday

Examinations begin (8:30 am)

May 19

Tuesday

Examinations end (5:15 pm)

May 23

Saturday

Commencement

2020 Summer 10-week

May 26

Tuesday

Classes begin

May 29

Friday

Classes meet (make-up for Memorial Day)

August 6

Thursday

Last day of classes

August 7

Friday

Examinations begin

August 8

Saturday

Examinations end

2020 Summer Term I

May 26

Tuesday

Classes begin

May 29

Friday

Classes meet (make-up for Memorial Day)

June 25

Thursday

Last day of classes

June 26

Friday

Examinations begin

June 27

Saturday

Examinations end

2020 Summer Term II

July 6

Monday

Classes begin

August 6

Thursday

Last day of classes

August 7

Friday

Examinations begin

August 8

Saturday

Examinations end