Undergraduate 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
 Four-week grades due, noon  September 23
 Fall Break  October 7 - 8
 Midterm grades due, 5 p.m.  October 14
 Spring semester registration for active honors students  October 25
 Spring semester registration for seniors  October 28
 Spring semester registration for juniors  October 29
 Spring semester registration for sophomores  October 31
 Spring semester registration for freshmen  November 1
 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.

First Half-Semester, Aug. 26 – Oct. 20

Classes begin

August 26

Mid-term grades due, noon

September 23

Last day to withdraw with “W”

September 27

Final grades due, 5 p.m.

October 22

Second Half-Semester, Oct. 21 – Dec. 13

Classes begin

October 21

Mid-term grades due, noon

November 18

Last day to withdraw with “W”

November 22

Final grades due, 5 p.m.

December 17

 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
 Four-week grades due, noon
 February 10
 Midterm grades due, noon  March 9
 Spring Break
 March 9 - 13
 Fall and summer registration for active honors and online students  March 20
 Fall and summer registration for seniors  March 23
 Fall and summer registration for juniors  March 24
 Fall and summer registration for sophomores
 March 26
 Fall and summer registration for freshman  March 27
 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

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


 

First Half-Semester, January 13 – March 8

Classes begin

January 13

Mid-term grades due, noon

February 10

Last day to withdraw with “W”

February 14

Final grades due, 5 p.m.

March 10

Second Half-Semester, March 16 – May 8

Classes begin

March 16

Mid-term grades due, noon

April 13

Last day to withdraw with “W”

April 17

Final grades due, 5 p.m.

May 12

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