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The 2019-2020 Academic Year

At the discretion of the University, changes may be made to the following.

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Fall 2019

August

Monday12New Faculty orientation begins
Wednesday14August Faculty Meeting
Thursday15Faculty Workshop
Thursday-Saturday15-17New Student Orientation
Saturday17Returning students arrive
Monday19Classes Begin; Drop/Add Period begins
Friday23Opening Convocation at 11:00 a.m.
Monday26Academic Advisor Consultation at 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday27Last day to ADD a class or DROP a class without record

September

Monday2Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
Monday16Last day to submit “Intent to Graduate” forms for May 2020 graduation

October

Friday11Midterm grades due in the Office of the Registrar by 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Tuesday12-15Fall X-Term for Experiential Learning Opportunities including Study Abroad
Monday-Tuesday14-15Fall Break
Monday-Friday21-25Advising Week
Monday21Academic Advisor Consultation at 11:00 a.m.
Evening Student Early Registration Begins
Monday28Senior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Tuesday29Junior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday30Sophomore Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Thursday31Freshman Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.

November

Friday1Evening-to-Day Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Friday – Saturday1-2Homecoming
Monday11Veterans Day Holiday (no class)
Monday11Evening Course Registration for Day Students begins at 7 a.m.
Monday18Last day to drop a class with WP or WF
Wednesday-Sunday27-Dec 1Thanksgiving Holiday

December

Wednesday4Last day of classes
Thursday-Thursday5-12Final Examinations
Monday9Senior grades due to the Registrar by 1:00 p.m.
Saturday14Commencement Ceremony
Monday16Final grades due
Semester BreakDec. 13-Jan. 5Winter X-Term for Experiential Learning Opportunities including Study Abroad

MU at Night Autumn Term I

MondayAug. 19Classes begin
FridayAug. 23Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayAug. 30Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Monday-TuesdaySept. 2-3Labor Day Holiday
FridayOct. 4Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-FridayOct. 9-11Final Exams
MondayOct. 14Final Grades Due

MU at Night Autumn Term II

MondayOct. 21Classes begin
Evening Student Early Registration begins
FridayOct. 25Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayNov. 1Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Evening-to-Day Early Registration begins
MondayNov. 11Veterans Day Holiday
Wednesday-SundayNov. 27-Dec. 1Thanksgiving Holiday
FridayDec. 6Last day to WP/WF
MondayDec. 9Senior Grades Due
Wednesday-FridayDec. 11-13Final Exams
SaturdayDec. 14Commencement Ceremony
MondayDec. 16Final Grades Due

MU e-Learning Autumn Term

MondayAug. 19Classes begin
TuesdayAug. 27Last day to add/drop without record
MondaySept. 2Labor Day Holiday
Monday-TuesdayOct. 14-15Fall Break
MondayNov. 11Veterans Day Holiday
MondayNov. 18Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-SundayNov. 27-Dec. 1Thanksgiving Holiday
WednesdayDec. 4Last day of class
Thursday-ThursdayDec. 5-12Final Exams
MondayDec. 9Senior grades Due
SaturdayDec. 14Commencement Ceremony
MondayDec. 16Final Grades Due

Spring 2020

January

Sunday5Students arrive/Orientation
Monday6All Classes and Drop/Add Period begin
Friday10Advisor Meeting at 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday14Last day to ADD a class or DROP a class without record
Monday20Martin Luther King Day holiday (no classes)

February

Monday3Spring Convocation
Friday28Midterm grades due
Saturday-Tuesday29-Mar. 8Spring X-Term for Experiential Learning Opportunities including Study Abroad

March

Monday-Friday2-6Spring Break
Monday-Friday16-20Advising Week
Monday16Academic Advising Consultation at 11:00 a.m.
Evening Student Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Monday23Senior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Summer Course Early Registration begins at 7 a.m. (all students)
Tuesday24Junior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday25Sophomore Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Thursday26Freshman Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Monday27Evening-to-Day Student Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Monday30“Intent to Graduate” forms for December 2020 graduation Due
Evening Course Registration begins for Day Students at 7 a.m.
Monday-Friday30-Apr. 3Research and Creativity Week

April

Wednesday1Research & Creativity Symposium and Awards Day
Friday10Good Friday Holiday (no classes)
Monday13Last day to drop a class with WP or WF
Wednesday22Last day of day classes
Thursday-Thursday23-30Final Examinations
Monday27Senior grades due to the Registrar by 1:00 p.m.

May

Saturday2Commencement Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)
Monday4Final grades due

MU at Night Spring Term I

MondayJan. 6Classes begin
FridayJan. 10Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayJan. 17Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Monday-TuesdayJan. 20-21Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
FridayFeb. 21Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-SaturdayFeb. 26-29Final Exams
MondayMar. 2Final Grades Due

MU at Night Spring Term II

MondayMar. 9Classes begin
FridayMar. 13Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
MondayMar. 16Evening Student Early Registration begins
FridayMar. 20Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
MondayMar. 23Summer Early Registration begins
FridayMar. 27Evening-to-Day Student Registration begins
Thursday-MondayApr. 9-13Easter Holiday
FridayApr. 26Last day to WP/WF
MondayApr. 27Senior grades (Day and Evening) due
Wednesday-SaturdayApr. 29-May 2Final Exams
SaturdayMay 2Commencement Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)
MondayMay 4Final Grades Due

MU e-Learning Spring Term

MondayJan. 6Classes begin
TuesdayJan. 14Last day to add/drop without record
MondayJan. 20Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
Monday-FridayMar. 2-6Spring Break
FridayApr. 10Good Friday Holiday
MondayApr. 13Last day to WP/WF
WednesdayApr. 22Last day of classes
Wednesday-ThursdayApr. 23-30Final Exams
MondayApr. 27Senior grades due
SaturdayMay 2Commencement Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)
MondayMay 4Final Grades Due

Summer 2020

Summer Day Term I

Summer X-TermMay 11-Jun. 5Experiential Learning, including Study Abroad Opportunities
MondayMay 11Classes begin
TuesdayMay 12Last day to add/drop without record
MondayMay 25Memorial Day Holiday
WednesdayJun. 3Last day to WP/WF
FridayJun. 5Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJun. 8Final Grades (Term I) Due

Summer Day Term II

MondayJun. 8Classes begin
TuesdayJun. 9Last day to add/drop without record
TuesdayJul. 30Last day to WP/WF
FridayJul. 3Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJul. 6Final Grades (Term II) Due

Summer Day Term III (Reserved for Special Programs)

MondayJul. 6Classes begin
TuesdayJul. 7Last day to add/drop without record
WednesdayJul. 29Last day to WP/WF
FridayJul. 31Last day of classes
MondayAug. 3Final Grades (Term III) Due

Summer Evening Term IV

MondayMay 11Classes begin
FridayMay 15Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayMay 22Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Monday-TuesdayMay 25-26Memorial Day Holiday
WednesdayJun. 24Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-FridayJul. 1-3Final Exams
MondayJul. 6Final Grades (Term IV) Due

Summer Day Term V (Reserved for Internships)

MondayMay 11Classes begin
FridayMay 15Last day to add/drop without record
FridayJul. 24Last day to WP/WF
FridayJul. 31Last day of classes
MondayAug. 3Final Grades Due

Summer e-Learning

MondayMay 11Classes begin
FridayMay 15Last day to add/drop without record
MondayMay 25Memorial Day Holiday
FridayJul. 24Last day to WP/WF
FridayJul. 31Last day of classes
MondayAug. 3Final and Senior Grades Due
SaturdayAug. 8Summer Degree Conferral Date

The 2020-2021 Academic Year

At the discretion of the University, changes may be made to the following.

Fall 2020

August

Monday10New Faculty orientation begins
Wednesday12August Faculty Meeting
Thursday13Faculty Workshop
Thursday-Saturday13-15New Student Orientation
Saturday15Returning students arrive
Monday17Classes Begin; Drop/Add Period begins
Friday21Opening Convocation at 11:00 a.m.
Monday24Academic Advisor Consultation at 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday25Last day to ADD a class or DROP a class without record

September

Monday7Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
Monday14Last day to submit “Intent to Graduate” forms for May 2021 graduation

October

Friday-Saturday2-3Family Weekend
Friday9Midterm grades due in the Office of the Registrar by 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Saturday10-17Fall X-Term for Experiential Learning Opportunities including Study Abroad
Monday-Tuesday12-13Fall Break
Monday-Friday19-23Advising Week
Monday19Academic Advisor Consultation at 11:00 a.m.
Evening Student Early Registration Begins
Friday – Saturday23-24Homecoming Weekend
Monday26Senior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Tuesday27Junior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday28Sophomore Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Thursday29Freshman Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Friday30Evening-to-Day Registration begins at 7 a.m.

November

Monday2Evening Course Registration for Day Students begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday11Veterans Day Holiday (no class)
Monday16Last day to drop a class with WP or WF
Wednesday-Sunday25-29Thanksgiving Holiday

December

Wednesday2Last day of classes
Thursday-Thursday3-10Final Examinations
Monday7Senior grades due to the Registrar by 1:00 p.m.
Saturday12Commencement Ceremony
Monday14Final grades due
Semester BreakDec. 11-Jan. 10Winter X-Term for Experiential Learning Opportunities including Study Abroad

MU at Night Autumn Term I

MondayAug. 17Classes begin
FridayAug. 21Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayAug. 28Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Monday-TuesdaySept. 7-8Labor Day Holiday
FridayOct. 2Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-FridayOct. 7-10Final Exams
MondayOct. 12Final Grades Due

MU at Night Autumn Term II

MondayOct. 19Classes begin
Evening Student Early Registration begins
FridayOct. 23Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayOct. 30Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Evening-to-Day Early Registration begins
WednesdayNov. 11Veterans Day Holiday
Wednesday-SundayNov. 25-29Thanksgiving Holiday
FridayDec. 4Last day to WP/WF
MondayDec. 7Senior Grades Due
Wednesday-FridayDec. 9-11Final Exams
SaturdayDec. 12Commencement Ceremony
MondayDec. 14Final Grades Due

MU e-Learning Autumn Term

MondayAug. 17Classes begin
TuesdayAug. 25Last day to add/drop without record
MondaySept. 7Labor Day Holiday
Monday-TuesdayOct. 12-13Fall Break
WednesdayNov. 11Veterans Day Holiday
MondayNov. 16Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-SundayNov. 25-29Thanksgiving Holiday
WednesdayDec. 2Last day of class
Thursday-ThursdayDec. 3-10Final Exams
MondayDec. 7Senior grades Due
SaturdayDec. 12Commencement Ceremony
MondayDec. 14Final Grades Due

Spring 2021

January

Sunday10Students arrive/Orientation
Monday11All Classes and Drop/Add Period begin
Friday15Advisor Meeting at 11:00 a.m.
Monday18Martin Luther King Day holiday (no classes)
Tuesday19Last day to ADD a class or DROP a class without record

February

Monday1Spring Convocation

March

Friday5Midterm grades due
Saturday-Tuesday8-12Spring X-Term for Experiential Learning Opportunities including Study Abroad
Monday-Friday8-12Spring Break
Monday-Friday22-26Advising Week
Monday22Academic Advising Consultation at 11:00 a.m.
Evening Student Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Monday29Senior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Summer Course Early Registration begins at 7 a.m. (all students)
Tuesday30Junior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday31Sophomore Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.

April

Thursday1Freshman Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Friday2Good Friday Holiday (no classes)
Friday2Evening-to-Day Student Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Monday-Friday5-9Research and Creativity Week
Monday5Evening Course Registration begins for Day Students at 7 a.m.
Wednesday7Research & Creativity Symposium and Awards Day
Monday12“Intent to Graduate” forms for December 2020 graduation Due
Monday19Last day to drop a class with WP or WF
Wednesday28Last day of day classes
Thursday-Thursday29-May 6Final Examinations

May

Monday3Senior grades due to the Registrar by 1:00 p.m.
Saturday8Commencement Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)
Monday10Final grades due

MU at Night Spring Term I

MondayJan. 11Classes begin
FridayJan. 15Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
Monday-TuesdayJan. 18-19Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
FridayJan. 22Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
FridayFeb. 26Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-SaturdayMar. 3-5Final Exams
MondayMar. 8Final Grades Due

MU at Night Spring Term II

MondayMar. 15Classes begin
FridayMar. 19Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
MondayMar. 22Evening Student Early Registration begins
FridayMar. 26Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
MondayMar. 29Summer Early Registration begins
Thursday-MondayApr. 1-4Easter Holiday
FridayApr. 2Evening-to-Day Student Registration begins
FridayApr. 30Last day to WP/WF
MondayMay 3Senior grades (Day and Evening) due
Wednesday-SaturdayMay 5-8Final Exams
SaturdayMay 8Commencement Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)
MondayMay 10Final Grades Due

MU e-Learning Spring Term

MondayJan. 11Classes begin
MondayJan. 18Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
TuesdayJan. 19Last day to add/drop without record
Monday-FridayMar. 8-12Spring Break
FridayApr. 2Good Friday Holiday
MondayApr. 19Last day to WP/WF
WednesdayApr. 28Last day of classes
Wednesday-ThursdayApr. 29-May 6Final Exams
MondayMay 3Senior grades due
SaturdayMay 8Commencement Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)
MondayMay 10Final Grades Due

Summer 2021

Summer Day Term I

Summer X-TermMay 17-Jun. 11Experiential Learning, including Study Abroad Opportunities
MondayMay 17Classes begin
TuesdayMay 18Last day to add/drop without record
MondayMay 31Memorial Day Holiday
WednesdayJun. 9Last day to WP/WF
FridayJun. 11Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJun. 14Final Grades (Term I) Due

Summer Day Term II

MondayJun. 14Classes begin
TuesdayJun. 15Last day to add/drop without record
TuesdayJul. 7Last day to WP/WF
FridayJul. 9Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJul. 12Final Grades (Term II) Due

Summer Day Term III (Reserved for Special Programs)

MondayJul. 12Classes begin
TuesdayJul. 13Last day to add/drop without record
WednesdayAug. 4Last day to WP/WF
FridayAug. 6Last day of classes
MondayAug. 9Final Grades (Term III) Due

Summer Evening Term IV

MondayMay 17Classes begin
FridayMay 21Last day to add/drop without record (Evening)
FridayMay 28Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend)
Monday-TuesdayMay 31-Jun. 1Memorial Day Holiday
WednesdayJul. 2Last day to WP/WF
Wednesday-FridayJul. 7-9Final Exams
MondayJul. 12Final Grades (Term IV) Due

Summer Day Term V (Reserved for Internships)

MondayMay 17Classes begin
FridayMay 21Last day to add/drop without record
FridayJul. 30Last day to WP/WF
FridayAug. 6Last day of classes
MondayAug. 9Final Grades Due
SaturdayAug. 14Summer Degree Conferral Date

Summer e-Learning

MondayMay 17Classes begin
FridayMay 21Last day to add/drop without record
MondayMay 31Memorial Day Holiday
FridayJul. 30Last day to WP/WF
FridayAug. 6Last day of classes
MondayAug. 9Final Grades Due
SaturdayAug. 14Summer Degree Conferral Date