Academic Calendar 2018-2019


Fall Semester 2018

July 10, Tuesday First payment due for fall semester courses

August 17, Friday On-line add/drop for cleared returning students opens at 8 AM

August 20, Monday Classes Begin

August 23, Thursday Final day to change schedules; on-line add/drop closes at 4 PM  (courses on schedule after this day apply towards HOPE)

September 3, Monday Labor Day (no classes)

September 5, Wednesday Final day to withdraw with automatic grade of W for 1st 7-week courses

September 21, Friday Final date to withdraw with automatic grade of W for full term courses;  
Last day to withdraw with W or WF for 1st 7-week courses

October 5, Friday Mountain Day activities, no classes after 2:00 pm

October 5, Friday First 7-week classes end

October 6, Saturday Mountain Day

October 6, Saturday Online grading opens for 1st 7-week courses @ 7 AM; closes Mon. 10/15 @ 10 AM

October 8, Monday Second 7-week classes begin

October 9, Tuesday Final day to add/drop a 2nd 7-week class

October 13-16, Sat.-Tues. Fall Weekend, no classes

October 22, Monday Senior exit examinations (major field)

October 22-Oct. 26 Advisement, Week 1

October 26, Friday Last day to withdraw with W grade for 2nd 7-week classes

October 29-November 2 Advisement, Week 2

October 29-November 9 Pre-registration (closes at 4 PM, Nov. 9)

October 29-November 16 Late Application for Spring 2019 Graduation; Application open for Fall 2019 (VikingWeb)

November 9, Friday Last day to withdraw with W or WF for full term and 2nd 7-week classes; Deadline for Cultural Events for students graduating in December

November 21-23 Thanksgiving Holidays (no classes)

November 30, Friday Last day of classes

December 3, Monday Online grading opens @ 7:00 AM

December 3-7 Final examinations (Monday-Friday)

December 10, Monday First payment due for spring semester courses

December 10, Monday All grades due to Registrar’s Office by 10:00 AM (online grading closes)

December 14, Friday Conferral of diplomas for students completing all degree requirements during fall term

Spring Semester 2019

January 4, Friday Online add/drop for cleared returning students opens at 8:00 am

January 7, Monday Classes Begin

January 10, Thursday Final day to change schedules for full term and 1st 7-week; on-line add/drop closes at 4:00 pm; (courses on schedule after this date apply towards HOPE)

January 21, Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)

January 25, Friday Last day to withdraw with automatic W grade for 1st 7-week courses

February 8, Friday Final day to withdraw with automatic grade of W for full term courses; final day to withdraw with W or WF for 1st 7-week courses

February 22, Friday First 7-week classes end

February 23, Saturday Online grading for 1st 7 week courses opens @ 7:00 AM; closes Wed, 2/27 @ 10 AM

February 25, Monday Second 7-week classes begin

February 25,  Monday Senior Exit Examinations (major field)

February 26, Tuesday Last day to add/drop 2nd 7-week classes

March 11-15 Spring Break (no classes)

March 20, Wednesday Last day to withdraw with automatic W grade for 2nd 7-week classes

March 18-22 Advisement, Week 1

March 18-April 5 Application for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 graduation 

March 25-29 Advisement, Week 2

March 25-April 5 Fall and Summer pre-registration

April 5, Friday Last day to withdraw with W or WF full term and 2nd 7-week classes; Deadline for Cultural Events for May graduating students 

April 9, Tuesday Symposium on Student Scholarship - classes suspended

April 19, Friday Good Friday (no classes)

April 23, Tuesday Last day of classes

April 24, Wednesday Reading Day

April 25, Thursday Online grading opens @ 7 AM

April 25-May 1 Final Exams (Thursday-Wednesday)

May 1, Wednesday Grades for graduating students due 10:00 AM

May 1, Wednesday Baccalaureate

May 3, Friday Graduate Student Commencement

May 4, Saturday Undergraduate Student Commencement

May 6, Monday All grades due to Registrar’s Office by 10:00 AM (online grading closes) Summer Semester 2019

May 13, Monday Block A (UG and GR—5 weeks) and Block C (UG and GR—10 weeks) begin

May 14, Tuesday Deadline to add/drop Block A & C Classes (4 PM)

May 24, Friday Final day to withdraw from Block A classes with automatic grade of W

May 27, Monday Memorial Day (no classes)

June 3, Monday Block D (GR—6 weeks) begins

June 4, Tuesday Deadline to add/drop Block D classes (4 PM)

June 5, Wednesday Final day to withdraw from Block A with W or WF

June 14, Friday Final day to withdraw from Block D with automatic grade of W

June 14, Friday Block A ends

June 17, Monday Block B (UG and GR—5 weeks) begins

June 18, Tuesday Deadline to add/drop Block B classes (4 PM)

June 28, Friday Final day to withdraw from Block B, C or D with W or WF

July 4, Thursday Independence Day (no classes)

July 12, Friday Block D ends

July 19, Friday Blocks B and C end

July 20, Saturday Grading OPENS for all Summer Blocks (Grading CLOSES July 26, Friday)

August 9, Friday Conferral of diplomas for students completing all degree requirements during summer term

SUMMER SEMESTER 2019

May 13, Monday - Block A (UG and GR—5 weeks) and Block C (UG and GR—10 weeks) begin

May 14, Tuesday - Deadline to add/drop Block A & C Classes (4 PM)

May 23, Thursday - Final day to withdraw from Block A classes with automatic grade of W

May 27, Monday - Memorial Day (no classes)

June 3, Monday - Block D (GR—6 weeks) begins

June 4, Tuesday - Deadline to add/drop Block D classes (4 PM)

June 5, Wednesday - Final day to withdraw from Block A with W or WF and final day to withdraw from Block C with automatic W

June 14, Friday - Block A ends (online grade entry for Block A opens for one week starting Saturday June 15) Final day to withdraw from Block D with automatic grade of W

June 17, Monday - Block B (UG and GR—5 weeks) begins

June 18, Tuesday - Deadline to add/drop Block B classes (4 PM)

June 27, Thursday - Final day to withdraw from Block B or C with W or WF

June 28, Friday - Final day to withdraw from Block D with W or WF

July 4, Wednesday - Independence Day (no classes)

July 12, Friday - Block D ends

July 19, Friday - Blocks B and C end

July 20, Friday - Online grade entry opens for all Summer Blocks (all grades due by Friday, July 26 @ 10 AM)

August 10, Friday - Conferral of diplomas for students completing all degree requirements during summer term