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Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Overview of Important Dates

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Classes Begin

Jan. 21 Jan. 21 Mar. 10

Census Day

Feb. 5 Jan. 28 Mar. 24

Last Day of Classes

May 4 Mar. 9 May 4
Reading Day (Friday Only Classes Still Meet) May 5 n/a May 5

Final Examinations

May 6-13 Mar. 9

May 6-13

Semester/Term Ends

May 13 Mar. 9

May 13

Commencement

May 14-16 May 14-16 May 14-16

Grades Available

May 19 Mar. 13 May 19

 

 

Registration

  Full Term

First 8 Weeks

Second 8 Weeks

Last Day to Register with No Fee Dec. 1 Dec. 1 Dec. 1

Last Day to Register with $25 Fee

Jan. 16 Jan. 16 Mar. 11
Last Day to Register with $100 Fee Jan. 29 Jan. 22 n/a
Registration Opens for Next Term Mar. 30 Mar. 30 Mar. 30

 

 

Payments and Refunds

  Full Term

First 8 Weeks

Second 8 Weeks

Payment Deadline Jan. 16 Jan. 16 Jan. 16

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

Feb. 5 Jan. 28 Mar. 24

 

 

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

  Full Term

First 8 Weeks

Second 8 Weeks

Last Day to Add a Course

Jan. 29 Jan. 22

Mar. 11

Last Day to Drop a Course with No Record on Transcript Feb. 5 Jan. 28 Mar. 24
Last Day to Drop a Course with an Automatic W Grade Mar. 31 Feb. 18 Apr. 14

Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Apr. 23 Mar. 4 Apr. 23

 

 

Deadlines Related to Graduation

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Graduation Application Available

Jan. 21 Jan. 21

Jan. 21

Graduation Application Deadline

Mar. 6 Mar. 6 

Mar. 6

Last Day for Graduation Candidates to Change Name on Diploma

May 22 May 22 

May 22

Official Graduation Date for Term

May 16 May 16 

May 16

Degrees Post To Transcripts

May 27 May 27

May 27

Diplomas Mailed Out

June 12 June 12

June 12

 

 

Holidays and Energy Conservation Days

  Full Term First 8 Weeks Second 8 Weeks

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Jan. 20 Jan. 20

 

Spring Break Vacation

Mar. 15-22  

Mar. 15-22

 

 

Faculty Related Information

  Full Term

First 8 Weeks

Second 8 Weeks

Roster Certification Begins

Feb. 6 Jan. 29 Mar. 25

Roster Certification Due at Noon

Feb. 12 Feb. 3 Mar. 30
Final Grades Due at Noon May 18 Mar. 12 May 18