Dec 12, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Catalog

Academic Calendar and Deadlines



Fall 2019

General Calendar and Deadline Information

Fall 2019 continuing student registration April 15-August 26
Fall 2019 new student registration April 29-August 26
New student orientation August 22-August 25
1st $40 late registration fee begins August 28
Class schedules of non-paid students are cancelled August 29
Weekend classes begin August 30
Labor Day observed (University closed) September 2
2nd $40 late registration fee begins September 9
Deadline to submit a Fall 2019 Graduation Application September 27
Deadline to submit a Spring 2020 Graduation Application October 25
Veteran’s Day observed (University closed) November 11
Registration for Spring 2020 begins November 12
Thanksgiving recess (no classes) November 25-29
Thanksgiving observed (University closed) November 28-29
Spring 2020 new student registration begins December 2

Block 1

Classes begin August 26
Last day to exchange or add block 1 August 27
Last day to drop a block 1 class with a grade of “W” September 6
Last day to drop all classes (no record on transcript September 13
Block ends September 18
Block break (no classes) September 19-20
Final grades due from faculty September 25

Block 2

Classes begin September 23
Last day to exchange or add block 2 September 24
Last day to drop a block 2 class with a grade of “W” October 4
Last day to drop all remaining classes with a grade of “W” October 4*
Block ends October 16
Block break (no classes) October 17-18
Final grades due from faculty October 23

Block 3

Classes begin October 21
Last day to exchange or add block 3 October 22
Last day to drop a block 3 class with a grade of “W” November 1
Last day to drop all remaining classes with a grade of “W” November 1*
Block ends November 13
Block break (no classes) November 14-15
Final grades due from faculty November 20

Block 4

Classes begin November 18
Last day to exchange or add block 4 November 19
Last day to drop a block 4 class with a grade of “W” December 6
Last day to drop all remaining classes with a grade of “W” December 6*
Block/Semester ends December 18
Final grades due from faculty December 27

Full Semester

Classes begin August 26
Last day to add a full semester course September 6
Last day to drop all classes (no record on transcript) September 13
Last day to drop all full term classes with grade of “W” December 6*
Semester ends December 18
Final grades due from faculty December 27

First Half Stringers Block 1 and 2

Classes begin August 26
Last day to add a first half stringer course August 30
Last day to drop all classes (no record on transcripts) September 13
Last day to drop a first half stringer with grade of “W” October 4*
Classes end October 16
Final grades due from faculty October 23

Second Half Stringers Block 3 and 4

Classes begin October 21
Last day to add a second half stringer course October 25
Last day to drop a second half stringer course with grade of “W” December 6*
Classes end December 18
Final grades due from faculty December 27

* Students may not drop or withdraw from any classes that have ended

 

Spring 2020

General Calendar and Deadline Information

Deadline to submit Spring 2020 Graduation Applications October 25
Spring 2020 continuing student registration November 12-January 13
Spring 2020 new student registration December 2-January 13
New Student Orientation January 10
1st $40 late registration fee begins January 15
Class schedules of non-paid students are canceled January 16
Weekend classes begin January 17
Martin Luther King Day observed (University closed) January 20
2nd $40 late registration fee begins January 27
President’s Day observed (University closed) February 17
Spring Break (no classes) March 9-13
Deadline for Commencement Participation forms March 20
Deadline for Summer 2020 graduation applications March 20
Deadline for early commencement participation appeals March 20
Fall and Summer 2020 continuing student registration begins April 13-August 25
Fall and Summer 2020 new student registration begins May 4-August 25
123rd Annual Commencement May 9

Block 5

Classes begin January 13
Last day to exchange or add block 5 January 14
Last day to drop a block 5 class with a grade of “W” January 24*
Last day to drop all classes (no record on transcript) January 31
Block ends February 5
Block break (no classes) February 6-7
Final grades due from faculty February 12

Block 6

Classes begin February 10
Last day to exchange or add block 6 February 11
Last day to drop a block 6 class with a grade of “W” February 21
Last day to drop all remaining classes with a grade of “W” February 21*
Block ends March 5
Block break (no classes) March 6
Final grades due from faculty March 12

Block 7

Classes begin March 16
Last day to exchange or add block 7 March 17
Last day to drop a block 7 class with a grade of “W” March 27
Last day to drop all remaining classes with a grade of “W” March 27*
Block ends April 8
Block break (no classes) April 9-10
Final grades due from faculty April 15

Block 8

Classes begin April 13
Last day to exchange or add block 8 April 14
Last day to drop a block 8 class with a grade of “W” April 24
Last day to drop all remaining classes with a grade of “W” April 24*
Block/Semester ends May 6
Final grades due from faculty May 13

Full Semester

Classes begin January 13
Last day to add a full semester course January 24
Last day to drop all classes (no record on transcript) January 31
Last day to drop all full term classes with grade of “W” April 24
Semester ends May 6
Final grades due from faculty May 13

First Half Stringers Block 1 and 2

Classes begin January 13
Last day to add a first half stringer course January 17
Last day to drop all classes (no record on transcripts) January 31
Last day to drop a first half stringer with grade of “W” February 21*
Classes end March 5
Final grades due from faculty March 13

Second Half Stringers Block 3 and 4

Classes begin March 16
Last day to add a second half stringer course March 20
Last day to drop a second half stringer course with grade of “W” April 24*
Classes end May 6
Final grades due from faculty May 13

* Students may not drop or withdraw from any classes that have ended

 

Tentative Summer 2020

General Calendar and Deadline Information

Deadline to submit a Summer 2020 graduation application March 20
Summer 2020 continuing student registration April 13-May 18
Summer 2020 new student registration May 4-18
Memorial Day observed (University closed) May 25
Independence Day observed (University closed) July 3

10-Week Session

Classes begin May 18
$40 Late registration fee begins May 20
Last day to add a course May 22
Deadline to drop all 10 week courses-no record on transcripts June 5
Deadline to drop a class (W record) July 10*
Last day of the 10-week session July 24
Grades due from faculty July 29

Internship, Project, Thesis and other Specialized Session Courses

Classes begin May 18
Last day to add a course May 29
$40 late fee begins May 20
Deadline to drop all classes-no record on transcripts June 5
Deadline to drop a class (W record) July 24
Last day of the specialized course session August 5
Grades due from faculty August 12

 

Outreach/Extension Programming

Fall 2019 August 26-December 18
Spring 2020 January 13-May 6
Summer 2020 May 18-August 21


* Students may not drop or withdraw from any classes that have ended