Academic Calendar

Please use the tabs below to view the latest academic schedules. You can also view semester schedules in the latest catalogs.

NOTE: all dates are subject to change through appropriate processes.

University College
Fall 2019 Semester
New Students Orientation Monday, Aug. 19-Tuesday, Aug. 20
Classes Begin Wednesday, Aug. 21
Last Day to Register, Add Courses, Withdraw/Refund Wednesday, Aug. 28
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, Sept. 2
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" Wednesday, Sept. 18
Mid-Term Break (no classes) Thursday, Oct. 10-Friday, Oct. 11
Registration Begins for Spring Semester Friday, Oct. 21
Last Day to Voluntarily Withdraw from a Course Friday, Nov. 15
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Monday, Nov. 25-Friday, Nov. 29
Last Day of Classes Friday, Dec. 13
December Commencement Saturday, Dec. 14
Spring 2020 Semester
New Students Orientation Monday, Jan. 6-Tuesday, Jan. 7
Classes Begin Wednesday, Jan. 8
Last Day to Register, Add Courses, Withdraw/Refund Tuesday, Jan. 14
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, Jan. 20
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with "W" Wednesday, Feb. 5
Mid-Term Break Thursday, Feb. 27-Friday Feb. 28
Registration Begins for Summer and Fall Semester Monday, March 9
Last Day to Voluntarily Withdraw from a Course Friday, April 3
Spring Break Monday, April 6-Friday, April 10
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 1
May Commencement Saturday, May 2
Summer Sessions 2020
Summer Session 1 (May-mester)
Classes Begin Monday, May 4
Last Day to Register, Add Courses, Withdraw/Refund Tuesday, May 5
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with "W" Thursday,May 7
Last Day to Voluntarily Withdraw from a Course Tuesday, May 19
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 22
Summer Session 2 (delivered online)
Classes Begin Monday, June 8
Last Day to Register, Add Courses, Withdraw/Refund Wednesday, June 10
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with "W" Wednesday, June 17
Last Day to Voluntarily Withdraw from a Course Thursday, July 9
Last Day of Classes Friday, July 17
College of Graduate Studies and Professional Studies
Fall 2019 Session 1 (August 19-October 13)
Preview Week for Fall Session 1 Monday, Aug. 19-Sunday, Aug. 25
Courses Continue Wednesday, Aug. 28
Labor Day Holiday Monday, Sept. 2
Last Day to Add/Drop Course without Notation Wednesday, Aug.28
Last Day to Withdraw from Course Tuesday, Sept. 20
Courses End Sunday, Oct. 13
Final Grades Due Friday, Oct. 18
Fall 2019 Session 2 (October 13-December 15)
Preview Week for Fall Session 2 Monday, Oct. 14-Sunday, Oct. 20
Courses Continue Monday, Oct. 21
Last Day to Add/Drop Course without Notation Wednesday, Oct. 23
Last Day to Withdraw from Course Friday, Nov. 15
Thanksgiving Break Monday, Nov. 25–Sunday, Dec. 1
Courses End Sunday, Dec. 15
Fall Commencement Saturday, Dec. 14
Final Grades Due Friday, Dec. 20, 12:00 p.m.
Christmas Break Monday, Dec. 16 – Sunday, Jan. 12
Spring 2020 Session 1 (January 6-March 1)
Preview Week for Spring Session 1 Monday, Jan. 6-Sunday, Dec. 12
Courses Continue Monday, Jan. 13
Last Day to Add/Drop Course without Notation Wednesday, Jan. 15
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, Jan. 20
Last Day to Withdraw from Course Friday, Feb. 7
Courses End Sunday, March 1
Final Grades Due Friday, March 6
Spring 2020 Session 2 (March 2-May 3)
Preview Week for Spring Session 2 Monday, March 2-Sunday, March 8
Courses Continue Monday, March 9
Last Day to Add/Drop Course without Notation Wednesday, March 11
Last Day to Withdraw from Course Wednesday, April 3
Good Friday Friday, April 10
Courses End Sunday, April 26
Final Grades Due Friday, May 1
Spring Commencement Saturday, May 2
Summer 2020 Session 1 (May 4-June 28)
Preview Week for Summer Session 1 Monday, May 4-Sunday, 10
CGPS All Faculty/Staff Meeting Wednesday, May 13
Courses Continue Monday, May 11
Last Day to Add/Drop Course without Notation Wednesday, May 13
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 25
Last Day to Withdraw from Course Friday, June 5
Courses End Sunday, June 28
Final Grades Due Friday, July 3
Summer 2020 Session 2 (June 29-August 23)
Preview Week for Summer Session 2 Monday, June 29-Sunday, July 5
Independence Day Holiday Saturday, July 4
Courses Continue Monday, July 6
Last Day to Add/Drop Course Without Notation Wednesday, July 8
Last Day to Withdraw from Course Friday, July 31
Courses End Sunday, Aug. 23
Final Grades Due Friday, Aug. 28