2019-2020 Academic Calendar

Fall 2019
Fall 2019  (August 26 – December 13)
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August 22 New Student Move-in
August 22 – 25 Panther Days
August 25 Move-in for Returning Students
August 26 Fall 16-Week Semester Begins*
September 2 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 3 Fall 16-Week Semester – Add/Drop Ends
September 4 Fall 16-Week Semester – Course Withdrawal Begins
September 30 Graduation Application due for December 2019 Degree Conferral Date
October 10 Six-week grades due for Fall 16-Week Semester
October 11 Six-week grades for Fall 16-Week Semester available online
October 11 Spring 2020 schedule of classes available online
October 14 Indigenous People’s Day (no classes)
October 15 – 25 Advising Weeks for Spring 2020 Registration
October 28 – November 1 Registration begins for Early Spring and Spring 2020 – Undergraduate (Degree-Seeking) and all Graduate Students
October 31 Graduation Application due for January 2020 Degree Conferral Date
November 1 Fall 16-Week Semester – Course Withdrawal Ends
November 11 Veterans Day Holiday (no classes)
November 12 Registration begins for Spring 2020 – Undergraduate Continuing Education/Non-Matriculated Students
November 27 Thanksgiving Recess begins at 8:00 a.m.
December 2 Classes Resume at 8:00 am.
December 4 Showcase of Student Research and Engagement – ALL  classes starting before 3pm are cancelled
December 9-13 Finals Week
December 13 Fall 16-Week Semester – Ends
December 19 Fall 16-Week Semester – Grades Due by 4:30pm
December 20 Fall 16-Week Semester – Grades Posted by 4:30pm

*Important Dates for all other parts-of-term are listed in the PART OF TERM Dates and Deadlines document.

Spring 2020
Spring 2020  (January 21 – May 8)
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December 30-January 17 Early Spring Term
January 19 New Student Move-in
January 20 New Student Registration and Orientation
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)
January 21 Spring 16-Week Semester Begins*
January 28 Spring 16-Week Semester – Add/Drop Ends
January 29 Spring 16-Week Semester – Course Withdrawal Begins
February 7 Graduation Application due for May 2020 Degree Conferral Date
February 7 Graduation Application due for the May 2020 Degree Conferral Date AND Participation in May 2020 Commencement Ceremony
February 10 – 14 Winter Carnival – no day classes on Ski Day – February 12th; graduate evening classes will be held
February 12 Ski Day – no day classes; graduate evening classes will be held
March 4 Six-week grades due for Spring 16-Week Semester
March 5 Six-week grades for Spring 16-Week Semester available online
March 6-15 Spring Break Begins at 3:20 p.m.
March 16 Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.
March 20 Summer/Fall 2020 Course Schedules Available Online
March 23-April 3 Advising Weeks for Fall 2020 Registration
March 27 Spring 16-Week Semester – Course Withdrawal Ends
March 31 Graduation Application due for June 2020 Degree Conferral Date
April 6-10 Registration begins for Summer/Fall 2020 – Undergraduate (Degree-Seeking) and all Graduate Students
April 27 Registration begins for Summer/Fall 2020 – Undergraduate Continuing Education/Non-Matriculated Students
April 29 Showcase of Student Research and Engagement – ALL classes starting before 3pm are cancelled
May 4-8 Finals Week
May 7 Graduate Commencement Exercises
May 8 Spring 16-Week Semester Ends
May 8 Undergraduate Convocation
May 9 Undergraduate Commencement Exercises
May 14 Spring 16-Week Semester – Grades Due by 4:30pm
May 15 Spring 16-Week Semester – Grades Posted by 4:30pm

*Important Dates for all other parts-of-term are listed in the PART OF TERM Dates and Deadlines document.

Summer 2020
SUMMER 2020  (May 11 – August 14)
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May 31 Graduation Application due for August 2020 Degree Conferral Date
July 3 Independence Day Observed (no classes)