University Academic Calendar

All dates contained in this calendar are tentative and subject to change without prior notice.

2019 Fall Semester

Date Event
August 19 Monday - Advising and registration for new freshmen and new transfer students
August 21 Wednesday - Regular classes begin
September 2 Monday - University closed for Labor Day holiday
October 10 Thursday - Midterm
October 11-13 University closed for Fall Break
November 27- December 1 University closed for Thanksgiving holidays
December 5 Thursday - Study Day
December 6-11 Semester examinations
December 13 Friday - Close of term; Commencement Program for Nursing and Education
December 14 Saturday - Close of term; Commencement Program for Arts and Sciences and Business

2020 Spring Semester

Date Event
December 16 - January 7 Winter Session
January 6 Monday - Advising and registration for new freshmen and new transfer students
January 8 Wednesday - Regular classes begin
January 20 Monday - University closed for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday
February 21-23 University closed for Winter Break
February 28 Friday - Midterm
March 23-29 University closed for spring holidays
April 10 Friday-University closed
April 30 Thursday - Study Day
May 1-6 Semester examinations
May 8 Friday - Close of term; Commencement Program for Nursing and Education
May 9 Saturday - Close of term; Commencement Program for Arts and Sciences and Business

May Intersession Period

The May intersession period runs from May 11 through May 29, 2020.

Date Event
May 25 Monday - University closed for Memorial Day holiday

2020 Summer Term

Session One

Date Event
June 1 Monday - Advising and Registration for new freshmen and new transfer students
June 2 Tuesday - Regular classes begin
June 25 Thursday - Last day of classes
June 29 Thursday – Final examinations and close of session one

Session Two

Date Event
June 29 Monday - Registration for Session II
June 30 Tuesday - Regular classes begin
July 3 Friday - University closed for Independence Day holiday
July 23 Thursday - Last day of classes
July 27 Monday - Final examinations and close of session two

Session One & Two Combined

Date Event
June 1 Monday - Advising and Registration for new freshmen and new transfer students
June 2 Tuesday - Regular classes begin
July 3 Friday - University closed for Independence Day holiday
July 23 Thursday - Last day of classes
July 27 Monday - Final examinations and close of summer term
August 1 Saturday - Commencement Program for Summer Term