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Academic Calendar 2019-20 - Residential Programs

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Academic Calendar
Fall Semester 2019
Classes begin August 28 (Wed)
Opening Convocation in Atrium August 28 @ 10:30 a.m. (Wed)
Labor Day Break September 2 (Mon)
Last day to add/drop class & withdraw from 1st 7-week class September 11 (Wed)
Last day of 1st 7-week classes October 11 (Fri)
First day of 2nd 7-week classes October 15 (Tue)
Homecoming weekend October 18-20 (Fri-Sun)
Mid-semester & 1st 7-week final grades due October 21 @ 8 a.m. (Mon)
Last day to withdraw from 2nd 7-week class & a semester class October 25 (Fri)
Thanksgiving Break* November 27-December 1 (Wed-Sun)
Last Day of Classes December 8 (Sun)
Final Exam week December 9-12 (Mon-Thurs)
Fall semester & 2nd 7-week final grades due December 17 (Mon)
Spring Semester 2020
Classes Begin January 15 (Wed)
Last day to add/drop class & withdraw from 1st 7-week class January 28 ( Tue)
Last day of 1st 7-week classes February 28 (Fri)
1st 7-week final grades due March 3 (Tue)
Mid-semester final grades due March 6 @ 8 a.m. (Fri)
Spring Break* March 7-15 (Sat-Sun)
First day of 2nd 7-week classes March 16 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw from a semester class March 20 (Fri)
Last day to withdraw from 2nd 7-week class March 27 (Fri)
Easter Break* April 10-13 (Fri-Mon)
Classes resume April 14 (Tue)
Last Day of Classes May 3 (Sun)
Final Exam week May 4-7 (Mon-Thurs)
Commencement Practice @ Boman Fine Arts Center May 8 @ 1:30 p.m. (Fri)
Baccalaureate Ceremonies @ Boman Fine Arts Center May 9 @ 10:30 a.m. (Sat)
Commencement Ceremonies @ Boman Fine Arts Center May 9 (Sat)
Summer Semester 2020
Classes Begin May 11 (Mon)
Last day to add/drop class & withdraw from 1st 7-week class May 15 (Fri)
Summer 2-week classes end May 22 (Fri)
Memorial Day Break May 23-25 (Sat-Mon) 
Summer 2-week grades are due May 26 @ 8 a.m. (Tue)
Summer 5-week classes end June 12 (Fri)
Summer 5-week grades are due June 15 @ 8 a.m.) (Mon)
Last day to withdraw from a semester class June 19 (Fri)
Independence Day July 3-5 (Fri-Sun)
Last Day of Classes July 24 (Fri)
Summer 11-week semester grades due July 27 @ 8 a.m. (Mon)

*Residence halls will be closed during breaks, so students will need to make arrangements for meals and/or pay extra to stay in the residence halls.