Graduate Semester Academic Calendar

 Faculty workshops  August 19 – 23
 Classes begin  August 26
 Last day to register for or add classes or choose audit  August 30
 Labor Day holiday—no classes held  September 2
 Fall Break  October 7 - 8
 Spring semester registration begins  October 28
 Last date to withdraw with “W”  November 1
 Thanksgiving holiday—no classes held  November 27 – 29
 Final exams  December 9 – 12
 Last day of fall term  December 13
 Deadline for making up Incomplete grades from spring 2019  December 13
 Belleville campus commencement ceremony, 3 p.m.  December 14
 Final grades due, 5 p.m.  December 17

**Updated November 2019. Please see the November 2019 addendum for more information.

 

 New Year's Eve - university closed  December 31
 New Year's Day - university closed  January 1
 Classes begin  January 13
 Last day to register for or add classes or choose audit  January 17
 Martin Luther King Jr. Day-no classes held  January 20
 Spring Break  March 9 – 13
 Fall and summer semester registration  March 23
 Last day to withdraw with "W"  March 27
 Good Friday - no classes held  April 10
 Final exams   May 4 - 7
 Belleville campus commencement ceremony, 7 p.m.  May 7
 Deadline for making up Incomplete grades from Fall 2019  May 8
 Last day of spring term  May 8
 Final grades due, 5 p.m.  May 12

Summer session dates vary by program. Contact your advisor for exact dates.

 

**Updated November 2019. Please see the November 2019 addendum for more information.