2019-2020 Academic Calendar

2019 Fall Term

August 24

Saturday

New Student Orientation begins

August 26

Monday

Orientation

August 27

Tuesday

Opening Convocation (3:00 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