Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2019

  • Registration for continuing students: April 1 –7
  • Open registration begins: April 8
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of August 19: August 18
  • Full-semester and first 8-week classes begin: August 19
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of September 9: September 8
  • 13-week classes begin: September 9
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of October 14: October 13
  • Second 8-week (midterm) classes begin: October 14
  • Deadline to petition for fall graduation: November 8
  • Last day of classes: December 6
  • Final examinations: December 9–13
  • Campus holidays and closures:
    Faculty and Staff Development (offices closed 8–10 a.m.): August 12
    Labor Day (college closed): September 2
    Thanksgiving recess (begins at 5 p.m. on November 27; college closed): November 28– December 1
    Winter break (college closed): December 21–January 1


Spring Semester 2020

  • Registration for continuing students: October 28–November 3
  • Open registration begins: November 4
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of January 13: January 12
  • Full-semester and first 8-week classes begin: January 13
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of February 3: February 2
  • 13-week classes begin: February 3
  • Deadline to petition for spring graduation to participate in commencement: March 3
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of March 9: March 8
  • Second 8-week (midterm) classes begin: March 9
  • Deadline to petition for spring graduation not participating in commencement: April 3
  • Last day of classes: May 7
  • Final examinations: May 8–14
  • Commencement: May 14
  • Campus holidays and closures:
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (college closed): January 20
    Professional Development Day (no day or evening classes): February 27
    Spring vacation: March 14–22
    Spring holiday (college closed): March 20