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Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

Overview of Important Dates

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Classes Begin

Aug. 24 Aug. 24 Oct. 13

Census Day

Sep. 9 Aug. 31 Oct. 20

Last Day of Classes

Dec. 3 Oct. 12 Dec. 3
Reading Day (Friday Classes Still Meet) Dec. 4 n/a Dec. 4

Final Examinations

Dec. 4-11 Oct. 12

Dec. 4-11

Semester/Term Ends

Dec. 11 Oct. 12

Dec. 11

Commencement

Dec. 11-12 Dec. 11-12 Dec. 11-12

Grades Available

Dec. 15 Oct. 16 Dec. 15

 

 

Registration

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks
Last Day to Register with No Fee (Ends 11:59 p.m.) Aug. 2 Aug. 2 Aug. 2

Last Day to Register with $25 Fee (Ends 5:00 p.m.)

Aug. 20 Aug. 20 Oct. 14
Last Day to Register with $100 Fee (Ends 3:45 p.m.) Sep. 1 Aug. 25 n/a
Registration Opens for Next Term (Starts 7:00 a.m.) Oct. 19 Oct. 19 Oct. 19

 

 

Payments and Refunds

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks
Payment Deadline Aug. 20 Aug. 20 Aug. 20

Last Day to Drop a Course and Have Charges Removed
(but remain enrolled in at least one hour)

Sep. 9 Aug. 31 Oct. 20

 

 

Add/Drop (Changes in Schedule), Withdrawal (Dropping all Courses)

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Last Day to Add a Course (Ends 3:45 p.m.)

Sep. 1 Aug. 25

Oct. 14

Last Day to Drop a Course with No Record on Transcript Sep. 9 Aug. 31 Oct. 20
Last Day to Drop a Course with an Automatic W Grade Oct. 26 Sep. 22 Nov. 14

Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Nov. 19 Oct. 7 Nov. 19

 

 

Deadlines Related to Graduation

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Graduation Application Available

Aug. 24 Aug. 24

Aug. 24

Graduation Application Deadline

Oct. 2 Oct. 2

Oct. 2

Last Day for Graduation Candidates to Change Name on Diploma

Jan. 5 Jan. 5

Jan. 5

Official Graduation Date on Transcript

Dec. 12 Dec. 12

Dec. 12

Degrees Post To Transcripts

Jan. 7 Jan. 7

Jan. 7

Diplomas Mailed Out

Feb. 5 Feb. 5

Feb. 5

 

 

Holidays and Energy Conservation Days

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Labor Day Holiday

Sep. 7 Sep. 7

 

Thanksgiving Vacation

Nov. 25-29  

Nov. 25-29

Winter Break (Faculty & Staff)

TBD

 

 

 

 

Faculty Related Information

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Roster Certification Begins

Sep. 10 Sep. 1 Oct. 21

Roster Certification Due at Noon

Sep. 16 Sep. 4 Oct. 26
Final Grades Due at Noon Dec. 14 Oct. 15 Dec. 14