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Academic Calendar

Dates on this calendar are subject to change.

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Aug 21-23 W-F

Orientation, Academic Advising and Registration

Aug 26 M CLASSES BEGIN
Aug 30 F Last day to confirm registration
Sept 2 M LABOR DAY HOLIDAY (University closed)
Sept 3 Tu Last day for 100% refund for PERIOD I classes
Sept 6 F Last day to register/add classes
Sept 6 F Last day for 100% refund for full semester classes
Sept 10 Tu Last day for 75% refund for PERIOD I classes
Sept 13 F Last day for 75% refund for full semester classes
Sept 17 Tu Last day for 50% refund for PERIOD I classes
Sept 20 F SUMMER 2019 INCOMPLETES CONVERT TO "F"
Sept 20 F Last day for 50% refund for full semester classes
Sept 24 Tu Last day for 25% refund for PERIOD I classes
Sept 24 Tu Last day to drop without record for PERIOD I classes
Sept 27 F Last day for 25% refund for full semester classes
Sept 27 F Last day to drop without record for full semester classes
Sept 27 F Last day to change grading rules for Audit
Oct 8 Tu

YOM KIPPUR Observed (no classes 6:00pm Tuesday to 7:00pm Wednesday; university open) In the Jewish tradition, the day lasts from sunset to the following nightfall.  Thus, Yom Kippur officially begins at sunset on the preceding evening and ends at nightfall on the day of observance.

Oct 10-13 Th-Su FALL BREAK (No classes)
Oct 14 M CLASSES RESUME
Oct 16 W PERIOD I ENDS
Oct 17 Th PERIOD II BEGINS
Oct 18 F Last day to submit notice of dissertation defense to Dean's Office for Fall 2019 graduation
Oct 24 Th Last day for 100% refund for PERIOD II CLASSES
Oct 28 M Last day to drop for full semester classes and receive a "W".  All drops after this date must receive a letter grade or a "WF".
Oct 28 M Last day to change grading rules other than Audit
Oct 31 Th Last day for 75% refund for Period II classes
Nov 4 M Last day to defend dissertation for Fall 2019 graduation
Nov 4 M PRIORITY registration begins for Spring 2020 (All students: Watch for your designated date and time thru Gibson)
Nov 7 Th Last day for 50% refund for PERIOD II classes
Nov 14 Th Last day for 25% refund for PERIOD II classes
Nov 14 Th Last day to drop without record for PERIOD II classes
Nov 18 M Last day to submit final dissertation for Fall 2019 graduation
Nov 27 W Thanksgiving break begins for students (no classes)
Nov 28-29 Th-F THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS (University closed)
Dec 2 M CLASSES RESUME
Dec 6 F LAST DAY OF CLASS - last day to submit Practicum Form E and Culminating Completion Form to Student Affairs.  Check with your department for earlier deadlines
Dec 7-8 Sa-Su Study Period
Dec 9-17 M-Tu EXAM PERIOD
Dec 31 Tu FALL 2019 DEGREES EARNED, CONFERRED AND POSTED TO TRANSCRIPTS