Academic Calendar

Welcome Back Day for Faculty and Staff: Wednesday, August 21

Faculty Meeting & Development Day: Thursday, August 22

Undergraduate Student Orientation: Friday, August 23 - Sunday, August 25

Day and Evening Classes Begin for Undergraduate and Graduate Students: Monday, August 26

Mass of the Holy Spirit: Thursday, August 29 (3:00 pm)

Last Day to Drop/Add Courses: Friday, August 30

Labor Day Holiday: Friday, August 30 (5:00 PM) - Monday, September 2

Classes Resume: Tuesday, September 3 (8:00 am)

Last Day to Choose Pass/Fail Option: Monday, September 9

Last Day to Make-Up Incompletes from the 2019 Summer Sessions: Monday, September 16

Early-Term Assessment/Progress Reports Due: Friday, September 20

Last Day to Apply for May Graduation: Friday, September 27

St. Francis of Assisi Day: Friday, October 4

Mid-Term Assessment/Progress Reports Due: Friday, October 4

Fall Break (Only Evening Nursing Major, accelerated degree programs, and courses at additional locations will meet, as needed.):
Monday, October 7 - Tuesday October 8

The University will be open for business during the Fall Break.

Classes Resume: Wednesday, October 9 (8:00 am)

Homecoming Weekend: Thursday, October 10 - Sunday, October 13

Spring Registration: Begins Monday, October 28

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes: Friday, November 1

Thanksgiving Recess (No classes will be held on Wednesday, November 27st after 4:00 pm, except for accelerated undergraduate and graduate courses.):
Thursday, November 28 - Sunday, December 1

Classes Resume: Monday, December 2 (8:00 am)

Last Day of Classes:

Friday, December 6 (Day Classes)
Friday, December 6 (Evening Classes)
Sunday, December 8 (Weekend Classes)

Final Examination Period Begins: Monday, December 9*

Fall Semester Ends: Sunday, December 15

Undergraduate/Graduate Commencement: Wednesday, December 18*Specific dates and times for Final Examinations will be published at the beginning of each semester.

Final Examinations for weekend classes will be arranged by the instructor.

Final grades are due no later than 72 hours after the Final Examination is administered.

+Classes that begin at 6:00 PM or later are designated as Evening classes.

Faculty Meeting & Development Day: Tuesday, January 14

Day & Evening Classes Begin: Wednesday, January 15

Last Day to Drop/Add: Tuesday, January 21

Last Day to Make Up Incompletes from the 2019 Fall Semester: Monday, January 27

Last Day to Choose Pass/Fail Option: Wednesday, January 29

Early-Term Assessment/Progress Reports Due: Friday, February 14

Mid-Term Assessment/Progress Reports Due: Friday, February 28

Spring Break: Monday, March 2 - Sunday, March 8

(ONLY Evening Nursing Major, accelerated degree programs, and courses at additional
locations will meet, as needed.)

The University will be open for business during the Spring Break.

Classes Resume: Monday, March 9 (8:00 a.m.)

Charter/Sponsorship Day: To be Announced

Summer and Fall Registration: Begins Monday, March 16

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes: Friday, April 3

Easter Holiday: Thursday, April 9 - Monday, April 13

Classes Resume: Tuesday, April 14 (8:00 a.m.)

Academic Awards Convocation: Friday, April 24

Last Day to Apply for August & December Graduation: Friday, May 1

Last Day of Classes:

Friday, May 1 [Day Classes]
Friday, May 1 [Evening Classes]
Sunday, May 3 [Weekend/Classes]

Final Examination Period Begins: Monday, May 4*

Baccalaureate Mass: Friday, May 15

Undergraduate Commencement / Graduate Commencement: Saturday, May 16

Spring Semester Ends: Saturday, May 16br>
* Specific dates and times for Final Examinations will be published at the beginning of each semester.

Final Examinations for weekend classes will be arranged by the instructor.

Final grades are due no later than 72 hours after the Final Examination is administered.

+Classes that begin at 6:00 p.m. or later are designated as Evening classes.

Summer Session I: Monday, May 18 - Friday, August 21

Classes Begin: Monday, May 18

Last Day to Drop/Add Courses: Friday, May 22

Last Day to Choose Pass/Fail Option: Friday, May 22

Memorial Day Holiday (Classes Canceled): Monday, May 25

Classes Resume: Tuesday, May 26 (8:00 a.m.)

Last Day to Make-Up Incompletes for the 2020 Spring Semester: Friday, June 5

Independence Day Holidays (Classes Canceled): Friday, July 3 - Saturday, July 4

Classes Resume: Monday, July 6(8:00)

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes: Monday, July 6

Final Examination Period: Thursday, August 20 - Friday, August 21*

Summer Session I Ends: Friday, August 21

Summer Session II: Monday, May 18 - Wednesday, July 1

Classes Begin: Monday, May 18

Last Day to Drop/Add Courses: Friday, May 22

Last Day for Pass/Fail Option: Friday, May 22

Memorial Day Holiday (Classes Canceled): Monday, May 25

Classes Resume: Tuesday, May 26 (8:00 a.m.)

Last Day to Make-Up Incompletes for the 2020 Spring Semester: Friday, June 5

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes: Friday, June 5

Final Examination Period: Tuesday, June 30 - Wednesday, July 1*

Summer Session II Ends: Wednesday, July 1

Summer Session III: Monday, July 6 - Tuesday, August 18

Classes Begin: Monday, July 6

Last Day to Drop/Add Courses: Friday, July 10

Last Day for Pass/Fail Option: Friday, July 10

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes: Tuesday, July 28

Final Examination Period: Monday, August 17 - Tuesday, August 18*

Summer Session III Ends: Tuesday, August 18


* For Summer Sessions, Final Examinations are administered on the last day that a class meets.

Final grades are due no later than 72 hours after the Final Examination is administered.