Academic Calendar for 2018 - 2019

 

 Academic Calendar for 2018 - 2019
Approved by University Council

*Note: Orientation dates listed are tentative until confirmed by Undergraduate Admissions. 

Fall Semester 2018

Based on 50 minute classes (MWF), 75 minute classes (TTH), 15 weeks of classes + Exams

  

Orientation/Advisement

August 9

Thursday

Registration

August 10

Friday

Classes Begin

August 13

Monday

Drop/Add

August 13-17

Monday - Friday

Holiday: Labor Day

September 3

Monday

Midterm

October 3

Wednesday

Withdrawal Deadline

October 17

Wednesday

Fall Break - No Classes

October 26

Friday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Thanksgiving Break

November 16

Friday

Thanksgiving Break - No Classes

November 19-21

Monday - Wednesday

Holidays: Thanksgiving

November 22-23

Thursday - Friday

Classes Resume

November 26

Monday

Friday Class Schedule in Effect*

December 4

Tuesday

Classes End

December 4

Tuesday

Reading Day

December 5

Wednesday

Final Exams

December 6-12

Thursday – Wednesday

Commencement

December 14

Friday

Grades Due

December 17, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 *Note: For the Fall Semester 2018, the University will operate a Friday class schedule on Tuesday, December 4. This is done to equalize the class minutes between MWF and TTH classes and to provide an equal number of class minutes for courses which may meet only once per week.

 

Spring Semester 2019

Based on 50 minutes classes (MWF), 75 minutes classes (TTH), 15 weeks of classes + Exams

 

Orientation/Advisement

January 7

Monday

Registration

January 8

Tuesday

Classes Begin

January 9

Wednesday

Drop/Add

January 9-15

Wednesday - Tuesday

Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 21

Monday

Midterm

March 1

Friday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Spring Break

March 8

Friday

Spring Break - No Classes

March 11-15

Monday – Friday

Classes Resume

March 18

Monday

Withdrawal Deadline

March 21

Thursday

Classes End

April 30

Tuesday

Reading Day

May 1

Wednesday

Final Exams

May 2-8

Thursday - Wednesday

Commencement

May 10

Friday

Grades Due

May 13, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

 

Summer 2019

 
May Session, Based on 150 minutes daily, 15 days of classes

Registration

May 14

Tuesday

Classes Begin

May 15

Wednesday

Drop/Add

May 15-16

Wednesday - Thursday

Midterm

May 24

Friday

Withdrawal Deadline

May 24

Friday

Holiday: Memorial DayMay 27Monday

Classes End

June 5

Wednesday

Final Exams

June 6

Thursday

Grades Due

June 10, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

Extended Summer Session:  Based on 205 minutes per week for 11 weeks (2250 minutes for a 3 hour course).

 Registration May 14 Tuesday
 Classes Begin May 15 Wednesday
 Drop/Add May 15-21 Wednesday - Tuesday
 Holiday:  Memorial Day May 27 Monday
 Midterm June 24 Monday
 Withdrawal Deadline June 24 Monday
 Holiday: 4th of July July 4 Thursday
 Classes End July 31 Wednesday
 Final Exams August 1-2 Thursday - Friday
 Grades Due Aug. 5, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM

 

Thru Term:  Based on 60 minutes daily, 38 days of class

 Orientation June 5 Wednesday
 Advisement/Registration June 6 Thursday
 Classes Begin June 7 Friday
 Drop/Add June 7-13 Friday - Thursday
 Midterm July 3 Wednesday
 Withdrawal Deadline July 3 Wednesday
 Holiday: 4th of July July 4 Thursday
 Classes End July 31 Wednesday
 Final Exams August 1-2 Thursday - Friday
 Grades Due August 5, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM

 

Short Session I:  Based on 120 minutes daily, 19 days of classes

 Orientation June 5 Wednesday
 Advisement/Registration June 6 Thursday
 Classes Begin June 7 Friday
 Drop/Add June 7-10 Friday - Monday
 Midterm June 20 Thursday
 Withdrawal Deadline June 20 Thursday
 Classes End July 3 Wednesday
 Holiday: 4th of July July 4 Thursday
 Final Exams July 5 Friday
 Grades Due July  8, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM

 

Short Session II:  Based on 120 minutes daily, 19 days of classes

 Orientation/Advisement/Registration July 5 Friday
 Classes Begin July 8 Monday
 Drop/Add July 8-9 Monday - Tuesday
 Midterm July 19 Friday
 Withdrawal Deadline July 19 Friday
 Classes End August 1 Thursday
 Final Exams August 2 Friday
 Grades Due August 5, 5 PM Monday, 5 PM