Academic Calendar Files

Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

(Last Updated 1 December 2017)


NOTE: Tuition refund deadlines for full semester courses are included in this Academic Calendar. Specific deadlines for tuition payments and refunds for short-term courses can be obtained from the menus available at the Business Office website. Withdrawal deadlines for short-term courses can be obtained from the University Registrar's website.

AUGUST

1 – 14  

  • Open Registration Continues

15 (Sat.)           

  • University Classes Begin

18 (Tue.)

  • Law Classes Begin (Entering Law Students)

21 (Fri.)                

  • Last day to change from audit to graded or A/Pass/Fail status
  • Last day to enroll in a course without instructor's permission

24 (Mon.)

  • Law Classes Begin (Returning Law Students)

28 (Fri.)            

  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund
  • Last day to set up payment plan

SEPTEMBER

4 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail status to audit         
  • Last day to file Application for Degree for Fall graduates
  • Last day to enroll
  • Last day to receive 40% tuition refund

7 (Mon.)

  • Labor Day Holiday (University Holiday)

8 (Tues.)

  • Classes Resume

11 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 20% tuition refund

OCTOBER

10 (Sat.)

  • Fall Break Begins

14 (Wed.)

  • Freshman Mid-Term Grades Due (10:00 a.m.) 
  • Classes Resume

20 (Tue.)

  • Advance Registration begins for Spring Semester and Summer Session (ends October 23)
  • Web withdrawal for fall semester ends. Student One Stop override/processing required until official last day to withdraw.

24 (Sat.)

  • Open Registration begins for Spring Semester (ends January 15)/Summer Session (ends May 31)

27 (Tue.)

  • Last day to file application for degree for Spring/Summer graduates (School of Law)

30 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change grade status from A/Pass/Fail to graded, graded to A/Pass/Fail
  • Last day to withdraw

NOVEMBER

5 (Thurs.)

  • Deadline for Spring 2021 Reinstatement Petition submission to VPAA

11 (Wed.)

  • Priority Deadline for FAFSA

25 (Wed.) - 29 (Sun.)

  • Thanksgiving Student Recess

30 (Mon.)

  • Classes Resume
  • General Academic Scholarship Renewal Application Deadline
  • Success Week Begins

DECEMBER

1 (Tues.)

  • Exams Begin (Law Students)

4 (Fri.)

  • Last Day of Classes

5 (Sat.)

  • Final examinations begin

11 (Fri.)

  • Final examinations end - All Students
  • End of semester
  • School of Nursing Recognition Ceremony
  • COMMENCEMENT

16 (Wed.)

  • Deadline for submission of grades (10:00 am)

25 (Fri.) – Jan. 1 (Fri.)

  • Winter Holiday Break (University closed)