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2019-20 Academic Calendar: Undergraduate Programs

Includes residence-hall opening and closing information.

Please note all calendars are subject to change.

Fall Term 2019
Residence halls open for NEW students Aug. 31
Residence halls open for RETURNING students Sept. 2
Advising/Registration Day Sept. 3
Day and Evening classes begin Sept. 4
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Sept. 10
Last day to add a semester course Sept. 17
Last day to register for audit Sept. 17
Last day to drop without a “W” grade Sept. 17
Community Building Day (no classes until 12:50 pm) Sept. 18
1st half sem. courses – last day to request P/NC Sept. 18
Last day to request P/NC Oct. 1
1st half sem. courses – last day to drop without receiving a “WF” Oct. 3
Midterm grades due Oct. 25
Faculty Development Day (No classes)Oct. 25
Fall Break (No classes on Oct 25, classes resume 5 p.m. Monday, Oct 28) Oct. 25-Oct. 28
2nd half sem. Courses – last day to add a course Oct. 25
2nd half sem. courses – last day to register for audit Oct. 25
2nd half sem. courses – last day to drop without receiving a “W” Oct. 25
Faculty advising begins Oct. 29
Pre-Registration for Jan Term, Spring and Summer Terms 2020 Nov. 4-Nov. 15
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a “WF” Nov. 5
2nd half sem. courses – last day to request P/NC Nov. 8
2nd half sem. courses – last day to drop without receiving a “WF” Nov. 15
Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Nov. 27-Nov. 29
Last day for course withdrawal Dec. 9
Final Exams WeekDec. 10-Dec. 13
Residence halls close for Christmas break Dec. 14
Final grades due at noon Dec. 18
Jan Term 2020
Residence halls open TBA
Jan Term begins Jan. 2
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Jan. 6
Last day to add a Jan Term course Jan. 7
Last day to register for audit Jan. 7
Last day to drop without receiving a “W” grade Jan. 7
Last day to request P/NC Jan. 7
Last day to drop a class without receiving a “WF” Jan. 16
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Jan. 20
Last day to drop a Jan Term class Jan. 22
Last day of the term Jan. 23
Residence halls close to students not taking Spring Term at Whitworth Jan. 24
Final grades due at noon Feb. 7
Spring Term 2020
Residence halls open for NEW students Jan. 27
Advising/Registration Day Jan. 29
Evening classes begin Jan. 29
Day classes begin Jan. 30
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Feb. 5
Last day to add a semester course Feb. 12
Last day to register for an audit Feb. 12
Last day to drop without receiving a “W” grade Feb. 12
1st half sem. courses – last day to request P/NC Feb. 13
Faculty Development Day (No classes)Feb. 21
Last day to request P/NC Feb. 26
1st half sem. courses – last day to drop class without receiving a “WF” March 2
Faculty advising beginsMarch 16
Midterm grades due March 20
Residence halls close for Spring break March 21
Spring BreakMarch 23-March 27
Residence halls open March 29
2nd half sem. courses – last day to add a course March 27
2nd half sem. courses – last day to register for audit March 27
2nd half sem. courses – last day to drop without receiving a “W” March 27
Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 March 30-April 9
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a “WF” April 8
Good Friday (No classes; campus offices closed.)April 10
Easter Holiday (Continuing Studies, some graduate & evening classes will meet)April 13
2nd half sem. courses – last day to request P/NC April 14
2nd half sem. courses – last day to drop without receiving a “WF” April 17
ROTC Commissioning, Gonzaga Campus TBA
Last day for course withdrawal May 11
Final Exams WeekMay 12-May 15
ROTC Commissioning, Whitworth Campus TBA
Graduate Commencement May 16
Residence halls close for students not graduating May 16
Baccalaureate & Undergraduate Commencement May 17
Residence halls close for graduating students May 18
Final grades due at noon May 20