Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

THE ORIGINAL FALL ACADEMIC CALENDAR HAS BEEN ADJUSTED TO ACCOMMODATE COVID-19.

Fall Break: Not observed in 2020 due to COVID calendar changes
Labor Day: Not observed in 2020 due to COVID calendar changes
Summer/Fall graduation application deadline: Sept. 15
Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 26 & 27
Holiday Break (faculty/staff): Dec. 21 – Jan. 3

Please note there are two tables below. The table to the left (below the blue header) contains on ground class dates. The table to the right (below the red header) contains online class dates.
Note: Selected on ground session 2 classes will follow the online date calendar. Please check with your instructor for updated class dates.

ONGROUND CLASS CALENDAR: ONLINE CLASS CALENDAR:
Official First day of Session Official First day of Session
Full-term (day and evening) Aug. 24 Full-term Aug. 24
Session 1 Aug. 24 Session 1 Aug. 24
Session 2 Oct. 12 Session 2 Oct. 19
Weekend Aug. 28
Last day to drop without Penalty Last day to drop without Penalty
Full-term (day and evening) (last day to drop or add) Aug. 28 Full-term (last day to drop or add) Aug. 28
Session 1 (last day to drop or add) Aug. 28 Session 1 (last day to drop or add) Aug. 28
Session 2 (last day to drop or add) Oct. 16 Session 2 (last day to drop or add) Oct. 23
Weekend Aug. 31
Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W” Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W”
Full-term (day and evening) Oct. 14 Full-term (day and evening) Oct. 14
Session 1 Sept. 16 Session 1 Sept. 16
Session 2 Nov. 4 Session 2 Nov. 11
Last day of Classes/Final Exams Last day of Classes
Full-term (Day-last class) Nov. 20 Full-Term Dec. 4
Full-Term (Day class exams) Nov. 21, 23-25 Session 1 Oct. 9
Full-Term Nov. 25 Session 2 Dec. 4
Session 1 Oct. 9
Session 2 Nov. 25
Weekend Nov. 22 **
** Course materials may be due up until
   the final date of the semester, Dec. 4.

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