Spring 2020 Semester

January 2, Thursday

University reopens

January 2, Thursday – January 10, Friday

Registration/Schedule adjustments

January 12, Sunday, 9 a.m.

Residence halls open

January 13, Monday, 8 a.m.

First Day of Classes

January 13, Monday – January 17, Friday

Late registration/schedule adjustment (add-drop)

January 17, Friday

Last day to add a class

January 20, Monday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – University closed

January 21, Tuesday

"W" Withdrawal period begins

February 7, Friday

Applications for May graduation due in dean’s office

February 14, Friday

Last day to withdraw from 1st 8 weeks courses

February 24, Monday, Noon

Freshmen/Sophomore mid-term grades due

February 24, Monday

Final draft of thesis/dissertation delivered to committee chair

February 28, Friday

1st 8 weeks courses end

March 2, Monday

2nd 8 weeks courses begin

March 9, Monday

Students should schedule appointments with advisors to prepare for advance
registration for summer and fall. (Required for students with mandatory advising holds.)

March 16, Monday

Recommended date to apply for July/August 2020 graduation

March 16, Monday – March 20, Friday

Advance registration for summer sessions (open only to currently enrolled students)

March 21, Saturday, Noon

Residence halls close

March 23, Monday

Advance registration for summer sessions begin (open to admitted/readmitted students)

March 23, Monday – March 28, Saturday

Spring Break
Classes dismissed

March 30, Monday

Classes resume

March 30, Monday

Recommended date to apply for December 2020 graduation

April 10, Friday

Approved thesis/dissertation must be submitted to the ETD website for Graduate College review

April 13, Monday – April 24, Friday

Advance registration for fall semester (open only to currently enrolled students)

April 20, Monday – April 24, Friday

"Dead Week"

April 24, Friday

Last day to withdraw from a full semester individual course
Last day to withdraw from 2nd 8 weeks courses
Last day to completely withdraw from spring semester
Last class day

April 25, Saturday

Exam day for Saturday classes
Some common finals

April 27, Monday

Advance registration for fall semester begins (open to admitted/readmitted students except first-time fall undergraduates)

April 27, Monday

Exam Day

April 28, Tuesday

Exam Day

April 29, Wednesday

Study Day
Exams resume at 3 p.m. for Wednesday evening classes

April 30, Thursday

Exam Day

May 1, Friday

Exam Day

May 2, Saturday

PostponedCommencement
Official May Graduation Date

May 3, Sunday, Noon

Residence halls close

May 11, Monday – August 14, Friday

Summer School Sessions

May 5, Tuesday, Noon

Final Grades due
ETD must be approved by the Graduate College and all other requirements must be met for degree completion

May 23, Saturday – May 25, Monday

University Computer Services Unavailable

May 25, Monday

Memorial Day Holiday
University closed

July 3, Friday

Independence Day Holiday
University closed