Fall Semester 2019

Printable 2019-20 Academic Calendar (PDF).

 
Aug. 1
7 a.m.

Banner Self-Service Schedule Adjustment for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors Only 

Aug. 9
5 p.m.

Schedule Adjustment Ends 

Aug. 22–25

Orientation 

Aug. 23
7 a.m. to midnight

Banner Self-Service Schedule Adjustment for New Students only 

Aug. 24
Opens 7 a.m.

Banner Self-Service Schedule Adjustment for Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors only 

Aug. 26
8:05 a.m.
Classes Begin
Aug. 26, 7 a.m.–
Aug. 30, 5 p.m.

Regular Drop/Add available to all students on Banner Self-Service 

Aug. 30
5 p.m.

Drop/Add ends on Banner Self-Service 

Sep. 2–6
5 p.m.

Late Drop/Add (in Registrar’s Office only & $20 late fee) 
Professor permission required to add. 
Drops not permitted after September 6. 

Sep. 6

Dept. Chairs Review Posted Spring Schedule for Changes 

Sep. 23–Oct. 4 

Department Chairs Review Major Requirements in Degree Works for Senior Majors 

Oct. 11
4:20 p.m.

Fall Break Begins 

Oct. 16
8:05 a.m.

Classes Resume

Oct. 16

Faculty Textbook Information Due to Bookstore  

Oct. 16–Nov. 5

Student-Adviser Conferences 
Seniors should check Degree Works to make sure they are on track to graduate. 

Oct. 16, 7 a.m.–
Nov. 5, 5 p.m.

Students Submit Course Preferences on WebTree 

Oct. 25–27 Wildcat Weekend
Nov. 1

December Graduation Application Due 

Nov. 5
5 p.m.

WebTree closes 

Nov. 8
5 p.m.

Student Schedules Available on Banner Self-Service 

Nov. 11, 7 a.m.–
Nov. 15, 5 p.m.

Banner Self-Service Schedule Adjustment 

Nov. 15
5 p.m.

Schedule Adjustment Ends 

Nov. 15

Pre-Authorized Transfer Course Form Due for Spring 

Nov. 26
4:20 p.m.
Thanksgiving Break Begins
Dec. 2
8:05 a.m.
Classes Resume
Dec. 11

Fall Semester Classes End (Classes Dec 9-11 at professor’s option) 

Dec. 12 Reading Day
Dec. 12

Request to Department Chairs for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Class Schedules 

Dec. 13, 8:40 a.m.–
Dec. 18, 5:15 p.m.

Examination Period (11 Sessions, including Sunday afternoon exams – new for fall 2019)

Jan. 2, 2020
10 a.m.

Fall Semester Grades Due 

Preliminary Due: Jan. 27
Final Due: Feb. 3 

Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Course Schedules Due 

Spring Semester 2020

 
Jan. 3
7 a.m.

Banner Self-Service Schedule Adjustment

Jan. 13
8:05 a.m.

Class Begin 

Jan. 13, 7 a.m.–
Jan. 17, 5 p.m.

Regular Drop/Add Available to All Students on Banner Self-Service 

Jan. 17
5 p.m.

Regular Drop/Add on Banner Self-Service Ends

Jan. 20

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (holiday) 

Jan. 21–24

Late Drop/Add (in Registrar’s Office only & $20 late fee) 
Professor permission required to add. 
Drops not permitted after January 245 p.m.

Preliminary Due: Jan. 27
Final Due: Feb. 3
Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Course Schedules Due
Feb. 28
4:20 p.m.

Spring Break Begins 

March 9
8:05 a.m.

Classes Resume 

March 13
5 p.m.

Pass/Fail Forms for Seniors Due (Deadline is Final) 

March 18

Faculty Textbook Information Due to Bookstore

March 18–April 3

Student-Adviser Conferences

March 18, 7 a.m.–
April 3, 5 p.m.

Students Submit Course Preferences on WebTree 

April 10
4:20 p.m.

Easter Break Begins 

April 15
8:05 a.m.

Classes Resume 

April 23
11:15 a.m.
(12:15 p.m.-only classes cancelled) 

Spring Convocation 

May 1
5 p.m.

Pre-Authorized Transfer Course Form for Summer and Fall Courses Due

May 5

Spring Semester Classes End
(Classes April 30–May 5 at professor’s option) 

May 6

Verna Miller Case Research & Creative Works Symposium

May 7 Reading Day

May 8, 8:40 a.m.–
May 11, 5:15 p.m. 

Examination Period – Seniors (7 sessions)

May 8, 8:40 a.m.–
May 13, 5:15 p.m. 

Examination Period – Others (11 sessions) 

May 10
1:40 p.m. only 

Sunday Afternoon Exam Period

May 13
10 a.m.

Grades Due – Graduating Seniors 

May 16
4:30 p.m.

Baccalaureate Service

May 17
10 a.m.

Commencement

May 19
10 a.m.

Grades Due – Students Not Graduating

Aug. 3 

Deadline to Remove Incompletes