Academic Calendar Files

Summer 2020 Academic Calendar

(Last Updated 1 December 2017)

NOTE: Tuition refund deadlines for early, full, and late session 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.

College of Arts & Sciences, School of Business, School of Applied Studies, School of Nursing, and School of Law

FULL SESSION - May 26 - July 16

MAY

1 - 25

  • Open Registration Continues

26 (Tues.)

  • Classes begin

29 (Fri.)

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

JUNE

1 (Mon.)

  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund 

4 (Thurs.)

  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail to audit
  • Last day to enroll

8 (Mon.)

  • Last day to receive 50% tuition refund

11 (Thurs.)

  • Deadline for Fall 2020 Reinstatement Petition submission to VPAA

30 (Tues.)

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

JULY

16 (Thurs.)

  • End of session

21 (Tues.)

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

EARLY SESSION - May 26 - June 25

MAY

1 – 25

  • Open Registration Continues

26 (Tues.)

  • Classes begin 

27 (Wed.)

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

29 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund

JUNE

1 (Mon.)

  • Last day to enroll 
  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail status to audit
  • Last day to receive 50% tuition refund

11 (Thurs.)

  • Deadline for Fall 2020 Reinstatement Petition submission to VPAA

16 (Tues.)

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

25 (Thurs.)

  • End of session 

30 (Tues.)

  • Deadline for Submission of Grades (10:00 a.m.)

LATE SESSION - June 29 - July 30

May 1 – June 28

  • Open Registration Continues

JUNE

29 (Mon.)

Classes Begin

JULY

2 (Thurs.)

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

3 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund

6 (Mon.)

  • Last day to enroll
  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail status to audit
  • Last day to receive 50% tuition refund

21 (Tues.)

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

30 (Thurs.)

  • End of session
  • End of summer term

AUGUST

4 (Tues.)

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

SHORT COURSES - less than 5 weeks

Academic deadlines for courses shorter than the posted general summer sessions will be calculated at the same ratio as the academic deadlines for semester courses. Specific deadlines for all summer courses can be found on MyWashburn by selecting the Student Tab and then selecting "Last Day" deadlines for courses under the Registration section of Student Self-Service. Faculty will find the link under the Student Advising section of Faculty Advisor Self-Service.

SCHOOL OF LAW - April 30 - August 17

School of Law

(Last modified 17 October 2017)

MAY

1 - 19

  • Open registration continues

11 (Sat.) – 18 (Sat.)

  • Intersession Period

20 (Mon.)

  • First Summer Session Begins

27 (Mon.)

  • Memorial Day Holiday (University Holiday)

JUNE

26-28 (Wed.-Fri.)

  • Final Exams

JULY

4 (Thurs.)

  • Independence Day Holiday (University Holiday)

8 (Mon.)

  • Second Summer Session Begins

AUGUST

13-15 (Tues.-Thurs.)

  • Final Exams