Spring Term 2020 Academic Calendar

Changes may be made in the following calendar, which is not official and should not be used for planning purposes, until it is approved by the Board of Trustees.

January 2020

January 17 — Friday

Registration for undergraduate non-matriculated students (spring and summer)

Registration for graduate non-matriculated students

January 20 — Monday

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday; Community Day of Service; University closed

January 21 - Tuesday

Classes begin (full-term and sub-term A) 

January 28— Tuesday

Fall 2020 pre-registration schedule of classes posted (view only)

January 25 — Saturday

Saturday classes begin

January 21-27 — Tuesday-Monday

Drop/add period (full-term and sub-term A) 

Distance education orientations

January 27 — Monday

Deadline to drop full-term and sub-term A course(s) with a 100% refund

Deadline to file FERPA hold to prevent release of student information


February 2020

February 1 — Saturday

Deadline to file spring 2020 graduation application without financial penalty

February  4 — Tuesday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term A course(s) with a 50% refund (part-time students only)

February 11 — Tuesday

Deadline to withdraw from full-term course(s) with a 50% refund (part-time students only)

February 17 — Monday

President's Day holiday; normal campus operations

February 19 — Wednesday

Board of Trustees meeting

February 27 — Thursday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term A course(s) with a W grade


March 2020

March 5 — Thursday

Sub-term A classes end

March 59 Friday-Monday

Sub-term B drop/add period

March 5 — Friday

Sub-term B classes begin

March 9 — Monday

Deadline to drop sub-term B course(s) with a 100% refund

March 15-22 Sunday-Sunday

Spring break

March 23 — Monday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term B course(s) with a 50% refund (part-time students only)

March 31 — Tuesday

Preceptorial advising day; no classes


April 2020

April 1-2 — Wednesday-Thursday

Seniors (with 96+ earned credits) and matriculated graduate students preregister

April 3-6 — Friday-Tuesday

Juniors (with 64-95 earned credits) preregister

April 8 — Wednesday

Preceptorial Advising Day; No classes

April 9-10 — Thursday-Friday

Sophomores (with 32-63 earned credits) preregister

April 9 — Thursday

Deadline to withdraw from full-term course(s) with a W grade

Final deadline to file Spring 2020 graduation application

April 10 — Friday

Holiday; normal campus operations

April 13-14 — Monday-Tuesday

Freshmen (with 0-31 earned credits) preregister

April 21 — Tuesday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term B course(s) with a W grade


May 2020

May 1 — Friday

Spring term classes end

May 48 Monday - Friday

Final week

May 6 — Wednesday

Board of Trustees meeting

May 8 — Friday

Term ends

May 11 — Monday

Grades due for graduating students by 12 noon

May 12 — Tuesday

Doctoral and Master's commencement ceremony

May 15 — Friday

Baccalaureate commencement ceremony

May 20 — Wednesday

Grades due for non-graduating students