Academic Calendar 2019-2020

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2019 - 2020 Academic Calendar


Summer Intersession 2019
Summer Intersession Begins Monday, May 13, 2019
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 27
Summer Intersession Ends Friday, June 7
Summer Session 2019
Eight Week Session Begins Monday, June 10, 2019
Independence Day Holiday Thursday, July 4
Final Examinations Thursday, August 1 and Friday, August 2
Commencement ceremonies now held only in May and December
Fall Semester 2019
Semester Classes Begin Monday, August 19, 2019
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 2
Fall Break no longer offered
Veterans Day Holiday Monday, November 11
Thanksgiving Vacation Saturday, November 23, 12:00 Noon through Sunday, December 1
Final Examinations Monday, December 9 through Friday, December 13
Commencement Saturday, December 14, 2019
Winter Intersession 2019-2020
Winter Intersession begins Monday, December 16, 2019
Campus holidays and administrative closure TBD
Winter Intersession ends Sunday, January 12
Spring Semester 2020
Semester Classes Begin Monday, January 13, 2020
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday Holiday Monday, January 20
Spring Vacation Saturday, March 7, 12:00 Noon through Sunday, March 15
Honors Day TBD
Final Examinations Monday, May 4 through Friday, May 8
Commencement Saturday, May 9, 2020


All Breaks begin officially at 10:00 p.m. the night before and end at 7:30 a.m. the morning after the respective beginning and ending dates listed, unless otherwise noted.

Approved August 2016

Note:  For a list of registration-related deadlines during a semester or session, please see the appropriate Registration Calendar.  The Winter Intersession is considered to be a part of the immediately-following Spring semester for a student's credit hours and time status, GPA and Deans List, tuition and fee assessment, and financial aid calculation purposes.