Academic Calendar

 

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

Payment Due in Full if 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 21Semester and Term C Begin
January 21Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)
February 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered after December 22, 2019
March 9Term 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 exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

Summer 2020* (updated November 2019)
FebruaryStart of Registration
May 25University Closed for Memorial Day Holiday
May 31For specific Schedule Adjustment Period dates and the Refund Schedule for drops after this date click here.
June 1Summer I Evening Required Classes Begin
June 24 - 25**Final Exams: Summer I Evening
June 29Summer II Evening Elective Classes Begin
July 3University Closed for Independence Day
August 17 - 20*Final Exams: Summer II Evening

* Summer term dates are subject to change. Due to the structure of our program, our summer semester dates sometimes differ from the University semester dates.

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

Fall 2020 (updated January 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 11**Monday Classes Meet
September 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered after July 25, 2020
October 15Term A Ends
October 16 - 18***

Final Exams: Term A

October 19Term B Begins
November 23 - 25Thanksgiving Recess
November 26 - 29University Closed for Thanksgiving
December 10

Semester & Term B End

December 11 - 13***

Final Exams: Semester & Term B

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. 

**Class meeting date added to accommodate Labor Day holiday. Review class syllabus for details

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

Mini-Spring (Winter) 2021
OctoberStart of Registration
January 4*Classes Begin
January 18University Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - Online Classes Held
January 21*Classes End

*Dates are subject to change. Mini-Spring/Winter course schedules are not universal, and each course has a unique meeting schedule. Review class syllabus for details.

Spring 2021
OctoberStart of Registration
January 20*

Payment Due in Full if Registered by December 22, 2020

January 24

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 25Semester and Term C Begin
January 25Late Registration Begins ($20 late fee will be assessed)
February 20*Payment Due in Full if Registered after December 22, 2020
March 11Term C Ends
March 12 - 14**

Final Exams: Term C 

March 15 - 19Spring Break
March 22Term D Begins
May 6Semester and Term D End
May 7 - 9**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 exam schedule. Review class syllabus for details.