Academic Calendar

 

Spring 2020 (Updated March 2020)
OctoberStart of Registration
January 20*

Payment Due of Registered by December 22, 2019

January 20

University Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

January 20

Last Day to Drop Spring Course with 100% Refund.

For specific Schedule Adjustment Period dates and the Refund Schedule for drops after this date click here.

January 21

Semester and Term C Begin

January 21

Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)

February 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered after December 22, 2019
March 09Term C Ends
March 10 - 13**

Final Exams: Term C 

Note: March 13 Final Exams: Monday-only classes

March 16 - 20Spring Break
March 30Term D Begins
May 8Semester and Term D End
May 11 - 14***Final Exams: Semester and Term D

  *Payments that are not received by the due date may result in the cancellation of a student's registration. If this occurs, students are not guaranteed re-enrollment in those courses. 

 **Instructor will confirm any full-semester class meeting(s). Instructor will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

***Instructor will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details

Fall 2020

MarchStart of Registration
August 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered by July 25, 2020
August 30

Last Day to Drop Fall Course with 100% Refund.

For specific Schedule Adjustment Period dates and the Refund Schedule for drops after this date click here.

August 31

Semester and Term A Begins

August 31Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)
September 7University Closed for Labor Day
September 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered after July 25, 2020
October 19Term A Ends
October 20 - 23**

Final Exams: Term A

Note: October 23 Final Exams: Monday-only classes

October 26Term B Begins
November 23***Note: Wednesday-only Classes Meet
November 24***Note: Thursday-only Classes Meet
November 25No Classes (Thanksgiving Recess)
November 26 -29University Closed for Thanksgiving
December 15Semester & Term B End
December 16 - 21****

Final Exams: Semester & Term B

Note: December 18 Final Exams: Monday-only classes

Note: December 21 Final Exams: Tuesday-only classes

December 22 - 23

Commencement Ceremonies (date/details pending)

Smith School Commencement Ceremony (date/details pending)

*Payments that are not received by the due date may result in the cancellation of a student's registration. If this occurs, students are not guaranteed re-enrollment in those courses. 

**Instructors will confirm any full-semester class meeting(s). Instructors will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

***Class meeting days adjusted to accommodate Thanksgiving Holiday schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

****Instructor will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

Spring 2021 
OctoberStart of Registration
January 18

University Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

January 18

Last Day to Drop Spring Course with 100% Refund.

For specific Schedule Adjustment Period dates and the Refund Schedule for drops after this date click here.

January 19

Semester and Term C Begin

January 19

Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)

January 20*

Payment Due of Registered by December 22, 2020

February 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered after December 22, 2020
March 8Term C Ends
March 9 - 12**

Final Exams: Term C 

Note: March 12 Final Exams: Monday-only classes

March 15 - 19Spring Break
March 22Term D Begins
May 6Semester and Term D End
May 10 - 13***Final Exams: Semester and Term D

May 20 - 22

Commencement Ceremonies (date/details pending)

Smith School Commencement Ceremony (date/details pending)

 *Payments that are not received by the due date may result in the cancellation of a student's registration. If this occurs, students are not guaranteed re-enrollment in those courses. 

 **Instructor will confirm any full-semester class meeting(s). Instructor will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

***Instructor will confirm exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details