Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

Date Activity or Event

August 24 (Monday) and
August 25 (Tuesday)

Last registration days


Faculty and Staff Convocation

August 27 (Thursday)

Classes begin

August 29 (Saturday)

Regular Saturday classes begin

September 2 (Wednesday)

*Last day for schedule changes

September 5-7 (Saturday-Monday)

No Classes Labor Day

September 12 (Saturday)

Accelerated Saturday classes begin

September 29 (Tuesday)

PM Governance meeting
No afternoon classes

October 9 (Friday)

Last day to submit a grade OR grade extension for incompletes (for Spring semester or Summer)

October 12 (Monday)

Columbus Day – Classes in Session

October 22 (Thursday)

Last day to withdraw

November 3 (Tuesday)

Election Day – Classes in Session

November 8 (Sunday)

Fall Open House

November 11 (Wednesday)

Veterans’ Day Observed – Classes in Session

November 17 (Tuesday)

AM Governance meeting
No morning classes

November 21 (Saturday)

Accelerated Saturday classes end (Final Exam)

November 25-27 (Wednesday-Saturday)

No Classes (Thanksgiving Break)

December 9 (Wednesday)

Last day of classes

December 10 (Thursday)

**Study Day/Make-Up Day

December 11-17 (Friday-Thursday)

Final Exam/Evaluation Period

December 12 (Saturday)

Saturday classes end


December 17 (Thursday)

Semester Ends

December 18 (Friday)

Winter Commencement

December 21 (Monday)

Winter Commencement (Snow Date)

Accelerated Saturday classes meet 11 times and meet for 68 minutes for each hour of instruction.

Saturday classes meet 14 times during the semester and meet for 54 minutes for each hour of instruction.

Special arrangements must be made between a student and instructor or between a faculty or staff member and his/her department chair or supervisor, for religious observances.

*For the Financial Refund schedule, refer to the Student Accounts Web page.

**Study Day may be utilized as a campus make-up day, at the discretion of campus administration. Any study day may be utilized as a campus make-up day at the discretion of the campus administration. An individual make-up day may be utilized at the discretion of an individual instructor.

Last Modified 6/22/20