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2019-20 Academic Calendar:
School of Continuing Studies Adult Degree Programs

*Dates vary for accelerated-format courses; see the course schedule for details.

*The deadline to add an accelerated-format course is the first night of class. All accelerated-format sessions begin on Monday of the first week, unless otherwise noted. After the seventh calendar day of the session, any course that is dropped will be recorded on the student's transcript, and an appropriate grade will be assigned.

**For accelerated courses, the last day to file for Pass/No Credit is the end of the second week of each session. Only one Pass/No Credit is allowed in an academic year.

Fall 2019 Session Dates

Six-Week AcceleratedNine-Week AcceleratedTwelve-Week Session
Session 1: Aug, 19-Sept. 27Session 1: Aug. 19-Oct. 18Section "E": Sept. 30-Dec. 20
Session 2: Sept. 30-Nov. 8Session 2: Oct. 21-Dec. 20 
Session 3: Nov. 11-Dec. 20  

Spring 2020 Session Dates

Six-Week AcceleratedNine-Week AcceleratedTwelve-Week Session
Session 1: Jan. 6-Feb. 14Session 1: Jan. 6-March 6Section "E": Feb. 17-May 8
Session 2: Feb. 17-March 27Session 2: March 9-May 8 
Session 3: March 30-May 8  

Summer 2020 Session Dates

Six-Week AcceleratedNine-Week Accelerated
Session 1: May 18-June 26Session 1: May 18-July 17
Session 2: June 29-Aug. 7 

Academic Calendar for Fall 2019

2019 Fall Session 1: Six WeeksAug. 19-Sept. 27
Accelerated-format courses beginAug. 19
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Aug. 26
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditAug. 30
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., Sept. 13
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Sept. 20
2019 Fall Session 2: Six WeeksSept. 30-Nov. 8
Accelerated-format courses beginSept. 30
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Oct. 7
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditOct. 11
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., Oct. 25
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Nov. 1
2019 Fall Session 3: Six WeeksNov. 11-Dec. 20
Accelerated-format courses beginNov. 11
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Nov. 18
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditNov. 22
Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Nov. 27-Nov. 29
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W" grade5 p.m., Dec. 6
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Dec. 13
2019Fall Session 1: Nine WeeksAug. 19-Oct 18
Accelerated-format courses beginAug. 19
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Aug. 26
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditAug. 30
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W" grade5 p.m., Sept. 27
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Oct. 11
2019 Fall Session 2: Nine WeeksOct. 21-Dec. 20
Accelerated-format courses beginOct. 21
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Oct. 28
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditNov. 1
Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Nov. 27-Nov. 29
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W" grade5 p.m., Dec. 2
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Dec. 13
2019 Section E: 12 weeksSept. 30-Dec.20
E courses beginSept. 30
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Oct.7
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditOct. 25
Last day to withdraw and receive a "W" grade5 p.m., Nov. 15
Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Nov. 27-Nov. 29
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Dec. 13

Academic Calendar for Spring 2020

2020 Spring Session 1: Six WeeksJan. 6-Feb. 14
Accelerated-format courses beginJan. 6
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Jan. 13
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditJan. 17
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.) Jan. 20
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., Jan. 31
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Feb. 7
2020 Spring Session 2: Six WeeksFeb. 17-March 27
Accelerated-format courses beginFeb. 17
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Feb. 24
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditFeb. 28
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., March 13
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., March 20
2020 Spring Session 3: Six WeeksMarch 30-May 8
Accelerated-format courses beginMarch 30
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., April 6
Good Friday (No classes; campus offices closed.)April 10
Easter Holiday (Some graduate classes may meet.)April 13
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditApril 14
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., April 24
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., May 1
2020 Spring Session 1: Nine WeeksJan. 6-March 6
Accelerated-format courses beginJan. 6
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund      6 p.m., Jan. 13
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditJan. 17
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.) Jan. 20
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., Feb. 14
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., Feb. 28
2020 Spring Session 2: Nine WeeksMarch 9-May 8
Accelerated-format courses beginMarch 9
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., March 16
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditMarch 20
Good Friday (No classes; campus officed closed.)April 10
Esater Holiday (Some graduate classes may meet.)April 13
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., April 17
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., May 1
2020 Section E 12 WeeksFeb. 17-May 8
E courses beginFeb. 17
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., Feb. 24
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditMarch 13
Good Friday (No classes; campus offices closed.)April 10
Easter Holiday (Some graduate classes may meet.)April 13
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., April 3
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., May 1

Academic Calendar for Summer 2020

2020 Summer Session 1: Six WeeksMay 18-June 26
Accelerated-format courses beginMay 18
Memorial Day holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)May 25
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., May 25
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditMay 29
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., June 12
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., June 19
2020 Summer Session 2: Six WeeksJune 29-Aug. 7
Accelerated-format courses beginJune 29
Independence Day Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)July 4
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., July 6
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditJuly 10
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., July 24
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., July 31
2020 Summer Session 1: Nine WeeksMay 18-July 17
Accelerated-format courses beginMay 18
Memorial Day Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)May 25
Deadline to drop a course and receive a 100% refund6 p.m., May 25
Last day to file for Pass/No CreditMay 29
Last day to withdraw and receive a “W” grade5 p.m., June 26
Independence Day Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)July 4
Last day to withdraw5 p.m., July 10