Office of the University Registrar

Fall Semester 2020

Academic Calendar dates are subject to change. Please check CampusNet for the most up to date information about specific course dates. Courses scheduled outside of the traditional semester schedule are indicated in CampusNet as ALT(alternative) session courses. Add/drop/withdrawal deadlines for ALT courses are adjusted according to the length of the session. 
The University is closed on University Holidays unless otherwise noted above. The only time Saturday classes are not held in observance of a holiday is for the Thanksgiving Recess, unless the actual holiday falls on a Saturday.
fall 2020

Priority Registration Begins March 2, 2020
Open Enrollment Begins April 27, 2020
Term Begins August 22, 2020
First Weekday Class August 24, 2020
Last Day to Drop with Full Refund (click to view refund schedule) August 28, 2020
Last Day to Join a Course Waitlist August 28, 2020
Last Day to Add (CampusNet Registration) August 30, 2020
Last Day to Drop September 4, 2020
Course Withdrawal Period Begins - 'W' Grade Assigned September 5, 2020
Labor Day (University Holiday) September 7, 2020
University Census Date September 7, 2020
Columbus Day Observed Tuesday (No Classes - Offices Open) October 13, 2020
Midterm Week (Monday - Sunday) October 12-18, 2020
Midterm Grading Deadline (Monday) October 19, 2020
Last Day to Withdraw from Courses October 30, 2020
Veterans Day (University Holiday) November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving Recess (No classes Thursday to Sunday) November 26-27, 2020
Last Day of Classes December 4, 2020
Final Exam Week (Monday - Saturday) December 7-12, 2020
Commencement December 13, 2020
Final Grades Submission Deadline (All Sessions) December 15, 2020
Final Grades Available to Students December 16, 2020
Fall Semester Student Incomplete Work Deadline April 30, 2021
Fall Semester Incomplete Grade Submission Deadline May 4, 2021


Please be aware that the transition to remote learning due to the COVID-19 crisis has the following impact on the final exam schedule for Fall 2020.

Faculty planning to hold final exams at a specified time for all students in their class are expected to offer the exam during the regularly scheduled final exam day and time per the existing exam schedule in order prevent scheduling conflicts for students.  Faculty planning to utilize an entirely independent and flexible exam time period and turn-in deadline do not need to adhere to the final exam schedule, provided the exams be completed prior to December 13th.

7:00a-7:50a (MWF) Mon 7-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
7:00a-8:15a (TTh) Tue 8-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
7:30a-8:35a (MWF) (4-credit) Mon 7-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
8:00a-9:50a (TTh) (4-credit) Tue 8-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
8:05a-8:55a (MWF) Wed 9-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
8:30a-9:45a (TTh) Thu 10-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
9:10a-10:00a (MWF) Fri 11-Dec 8:00a-10:00a
10:00a-11:15a (TTh) Tue 8-Dec 10:15a-12:15p
10:15a-11:05a (MWF) Mon 7-Dec 10:15a-12:15p
11:20a-12:10p (MWF) Wed 9-Dec 10:15a-12:15p
Free for off-grid (large class) exams Thu 10-Dec 10:15a-12:15p
Free for off-grid (large class) exams Fri 11-Dec 10:15a-12:15p
12:15p-1:20p (MWF) (4-credit) Mon 7-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
12:25p-1:15p (MWF) Mon 7-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
12:30p-1:45p (TTh) Tue 8-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
12:30p-2:20p (TTh) (4-credit) Tue 8-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
1:30p-2:20p (MWF) Wed 9-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
2:00p-3:50p (MW) (4-credit) Wed 9-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
2:00p-3:50p (TTh) (4-credit) Thu 10-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
2:00p-3:15p (TTh) Thu 10-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
2:35p-3:25p (MWF) Fri 11-Dec 12:30p-2:30p
4:00p-5:50p (MW) (4-credit) Mon 7-Dec 4:00p-6:00p
4:00p-5:50p (TTh) (4-credit) Tue 8-Dec 4:00p-6:00p
4:30p-5:45p (MW) Mon 7-Dec 4:00p-6:00p
4:30p-5:45p (TTh) Tue 8-Dec 4:00p-6:00p
6:00p-7:15p (MW) Wed 9-Dec 6:00p-8:00p
6:00p-7:15p (TTh) Thu 10-Dec 6:00p-8:00p
6:00p-7:50p (MW) (4-credit) Wed 9-Dec 6:00p-8:00p
6:00p-7:50p (TTh) (4-credit) Thu 10-Dec 6:00p-8:00p
8:00p-9:15p (MW) Mon 7-Dec 8:00p-10:00p
8:00p-9:15p (TTh) Tue 8-Dec 8:00p-10:00p
8:00p-9:50p (MW) (4-credit) Mon 7-Dec 8:00p-10:00p
8:00p-9:50p (TTh) (4-credit) Tue 8-Dec 8:00p-10:00p

Exams for classes that meet one day a week will be held the same day and time the class normally meets during the week of final exams.

In case of an emergency closing of the University during a final examination period, the following regulations will apply: The regular examination schedule will be observed for the day(s) remaining when the University reopens. The first missed examination day will be scheduled on the next weekday following the normal examination period, the second missed on the following weekday, etc. A missed Saturday examination will be scheduled on the following Saturday.