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Five-Year Calendar

Subject to yearly approval in the spring of the preceding year.

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Official College Calendar

Fall Semester 2018 - 2019 2019 - 2020* 2020 - 2021 2021 - 2022 2022 - 2023
Residence halls open for new students Aug 28, 2018 Aug 27, 2019 Aug 25, 2020 Aug 24, 2021 Aug 23, 2022
International Student Orientation Aug 24 - 28, 2018 Aug 23 - 27, 2019 Aug 21 - 25, 2020 Aug 20 - 24, 2021

Aug 19 - 23, 2022

First Year Orientation Aug 28 - Sep 2, 2018 Aug 27 - Sep 1, 2019 Aug 25 - 30, 2020 Aug 24 - 29, 2021

Aug 23 - 28, 2022

Advising begins. All-advisor meeting in morning. Individual advising begins in afternoon Aug 30, 2018 Aug 29, 2019 Aug 27, 2020 Aug 26, 2021 Aug 25, 2022
Residence halls open for returning students.
Computer Pre-registration for first-year and transfer students only
Aug 31, 2018 Aug 30, 2019 Aug 28, 2020 Aug 27, 2021 Aug 26, 2022
Registration follow-up meeting for students who need to make a change in their schedule Sep 1, 2018 Aug 31, 2019 Aug 29, 2020 Aug 28, 2021 Aug 27, 2022
Meal plan starts at dinner Sep 2, 2018 Sep 1, 2019 Aug 30, 2020 Aug 29, 2021 Aug 28, 2022
Classes Begin Sep 3, 2018 Sep 2, 2019 Aug 31, 2020 Aug 30, 2021 Aug 29, 2022
Labor Day classes in session Sep 3, 2018 Sep 2, 2019 Sep 7, 2020 Sep 6, 2021 Sept 5, 2022
Drop/add ends. Last day to delete a course from or add one to permanent registration Sep 14, 2018 Sep 13, 2019 Sep 11, 2020 Sep 10, 2021 Sep 9, 2022
Final examination schedule available on-line Oct 1, 2018 Oct 1, 2019 Oct 1, 2020 Oct 1, 2021 Oct 1, 2022
Fall Break Begins after last class Oct 12, 2018 Oct 11, 2019 Oct 9, 2020 Oct 8, 2021 Oct 7, 2022
Fall Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m. Oct 22, 2018 Oct 21, 2019 Oct 19, 2020 Oct 18, 2021 Oct 17, 2022
Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line Oct 31, 2018 Oct 30, 2019 Oct 28, 2020 Oct 27, 2021 Oct 26, 2022
Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade notation "W" Nov 9, 2018 Nov 8, 2019 Nov 6, 2020 Nov 5, 2021 Nov 4, 2022
Advising period Nov 5 - 16, 2018 Nov 4 - 15, 2019 Nov 2 - 13, 2020 Nov 1 - 12, 2021 Oct 31 - Nov 11, 2022
Pre-enrollment for spring semester (based on Thanksgiving break) Nov 26 - 28, 2018 Nov 18 - 20, 2019 Nov 16 - 18, 2020 Nov 15 - 17, 2021 Nov 14 - 16, 2022
Pre-enrollment ends at 4 p.m. Nov 28, 2018 Nov 20, 2019 Nov 18, 2020 Nov 17, 2021 Nov 16, 2022
Thanksgiving Break Begins after last class Nov 21, 2018 Nov 27, 2019 Nov 25, 2020 Nov 24, 2021 Nov 23, 2022
Fall Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m. Nov 26, 2018 Dec 2, 2019 Nov 30, 2020 Nov 29, 2021 Nov 28, 2022
Note: All accounts must show a zero or positive balance to enroll or select a room for spring semester Dec 1, 2018 Dec 1, 2019 Dec 1, 2020 Dec 1, 2021 Dec 1, 2022
Monday follows the "Friday" class schedule, replacing the Friday of Thanksgiving break. Tuesday follows the "Thursday" class schedule, replacing the Thursday of Thanksgiving break Dec 10 - 11, 2018 Dec 9 - 10, 2019 Dec 7 - 8, 2020 Dec 6 - 7, 2021 Dec 5 - 6, 2022
Classes End 
Lottery for spring housing
Dec 11, 2018 Dec 10, 2019 Dec 8, 2020 Dec 7, 2021 Dec 6, 2022
Finals Begin Dec 14, 2018 Dec 13, 2019 Dec 11, 2020 Dec 10, 2021 Dec 9, 2022
Note: Final examinations are not rescheduled to accommodate travel plans. Dec 14 - 22, 2018 Dec 13 - 21, 2019 Dec 11 - 19, 2020 Dec 10 - 18, 2021 Dec 9 - 19, 2022
Finals end at noon.
Residence halls close at 6 p.m. Meal plan ends at lunch
Dec 22, 2018 Dec 21, 2019 Dec 19, 2020 Dec 18, 2021 Dec 17, 2022
Spring Semester 2018 - 2019 2019 - 2020* 2020 - 2021 2021 - 2022 2022 - 2023
Residence halls open at noon Jan 19, 2019 Jan 18, 2020 Jan 16, 2021 Jan 15, 2022 Jan 14, 2023
Meal plan starts at dinner Jan 20, 2019 Jan 19, 2020 Jan 17, 2021 Jan 16, 2022 Jan 15, 2023
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday. No classes on Monday. Monday afternoon classes are rescheduled for Wednesday evening of MLK week. Monday morning and Monday evening classes are not rescheduled. Jan 21, 2019 Jan 20, 2020 Jan 18, 2021 Jan 17, 2022 Jan 16, 2023
Classes Begin Jan 22, 2019 Jan 21, 2020 Jan 19, 2021 Jan 18 , 2022 Jan 17, 2023
Wednesday evening follows the Monday afternoon class schedule, replacing Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday afternoon classes. Wednesday evening classes are not rescheduled. (The normal Wednesday evening teaching time is 7:00PM to 10:00PM.) Jan 23, 2019 Jan 22, 2020 Jan 20, 2021 Jan 19, 2022 Jan 18, 2023
Drop/add ends. Last day to delete a course from or add one to permanent registration. Students with once a week classes may extend some adding and dropping into the third week of classes, depending upon the approval of the professor teaching the class to be added. Feb 1, 2019 Jan 31, 2020 Jan 29, 2021 Jan 28, 2022 Jan 27, 2023
Final examination schedule available on-line Mar 1, 2019 Mar 1, 2020 Mar 1, 2021 Mar 1, 2022 Mar 1, 2023
Spring Break Begins
after last class
Mar 8, 2019 Mar 6, 2020 Mar 5, 2021 Mar 4, 2022 Mar 3, 2023
Spring Classes Resume
at 8:30 a.m.
Mar 18, 2019 Mar 16, 2020 Mar 15, 2021 Mar 14, 2022 Mar 13, 2023
Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line Mar 27, 2019 Mar 25, 2020 Mar 24, 2021 Mar 23, 2022 Mar 22, 2023
Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade "W" Mar 29, 2019 Mar 27, 2020 Mar 26, 2021 Mar 25, 2022 Mar 24, 2023
Note: All accounts must show a $0 or positive balance to enroll and select a room for the fall semester Apr 1, 2019 Apr 1, 2020 Apr 1, 2021 Apr 1, 2022 Apr 1, 2023
Advising period Apr 1 - Apr 12, 2019 Mar 30 - Apr 10, 2020 Mar 29 - Apr 9, 2021 Mar 28 - Apr 8, 2022 Mar 27 - Apr 7, 2023
Pre-enrollment for fall semester Apr 15 - 17, 2019 Apr 13 - 15, 2020 Apr 12 - 14, 2021 Apr 11 - 13, 2022 Apr 10 - 12, 2023
Pre-enrollment ends at 4 p.m. Apr 17, 2019 Apr 15, 2020 Apr 14, 2021 Apr 13, 2022 Apr 12, 2023
Classes and seminars end May 3, 2019 May 1, 2020 Apr 30, 2021 Apr 29, 2022 Apr 28, 2023
Course Final & Honors written examinations. If you must make travel arrangements before the examination schedule is published, do not expect to leave until after finals May 9 - 16, 2019 May 7 - 14, 2020 May 6 - 13, 2021 May 5 - 12, 2022 May 4 - 11, 2023
Meal plan ends at dinner for all but seniors May 16, 2019 May 14, 2020 May 13, 2021 May 12, 2022 May 11, 2023
Residence halls close to all but seniors at 11:59 p.m. (Non-seniors are expected to leave the college within 24 hours after their last examination) May 17, 2019 May 15, 2020 May 14, 2021 May 13, 2022 May 12, 2023
Honors Orals May
19 - 21, 2019
May
17 - 19, 2020
May 
16 - 18, 2021
May
15 - 17, 2022
May
14 - 16, 2023
Baccalaureate May 25, 2019 May 23, 2020 May 22, 2021 May 21, 2022 May 20, 2023
Commencement May 26, 2019 May 24, 2020 May 23, 2021 May 22, 2022 May 21, 2023
Residence halls close to seniors at 9 a.m. May 27, 2019 May 25, 2020 May 24, 2021 May 23, 2022 May 22, 2023
Alumni weekend May 31 - Jun 2, 2019 May 29 - May 31, 2020 May 28 - May 30, 2021 May 27 - May 29, 2022 May 26 -
 May 28, 2023

* Leap year.