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2018-19 Academic Calendar: Undergraduate Programs

Includes residence-hall opening and closing information.

Please note all calendars are subject to change.

Fall Full-Term 2018
Non-Matriculated Student RegistrationAug. 1
Residence halls open for NEW students Sept. 1
Residence halls open for RETURNING students Sept. 3
Advising/Registration Day Sept. 4
Day and Evening classes begin Sept. 5
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Sept. 11
Last Day to: Sept. 18
Add a semester course
Register for Audit 
Drop without a “W” grade  
Community Building Day (no classes until 12:50 pm) Sept. 19
Last day to request P/NC Oct. 2
Incomplete Grades from Previous Terms DueOct. 16
Midterm grades due Oct. 26
Faculty Development Day (No classes.)Oct. 26
Fall Break (No classes on Oct. 26, classes resume 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29) Oct. 26-Oct. 29
Faculty advising begins Oct. 30
**Date for Grad App Pending Summer DecisionTBA
Pre-Registration for Jan Term, Spring and Summer Terms 2019 Nov. 5-Nov. 16
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a “WF” Nov. 6
Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Nov. 21-Nov. 23
Last day for course withdrawal Dec. 10
Final Exams WeekDec. 11-Dec. 14
Residence halls close for Christmas break Dec. 15
Final grades due at noon Dec. 19
Fall 1st Half-Term 2018 
Classes BeginSept. 5
Last Day to:Sept. 12
Drop without receiving a “W” 
Register for Audit 
Last day to request P/NCSept. 18
Last day to drop without receiving a “WF”Oct. 2
Last day of 1st Half-Term CoursesOct. 19
Final Grades Due at noonOct. 26
Fall 2nd Half-Term 2018
Classes BeginOct. 22
Last Day to:Oct. 29
Drop without receiving a “W” 
Register for Audit 
Last day to request P/NCNov. 2
Last day to drop without receiving a “WF”Nov. 16
Last day of 2nd Half-Term CoursesDec. 14
Final Grades Due at noonDec. 19
Jan Term 2019
Residence halls open Jan. 2
Jan Term begins Jan. 3
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Jan. 7
Last Day to:Jan. 8
Last day to add a Jan Term course
Last day to register for audit  
Last day to drop without receiving a “W” grade  
Last day to request P/NC  
Last day to drop a class without receiving a “WF” Jan. 17
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (No classes; campus offices closed.)Jan. 21
Last day to drop a Jan Term class Jan. 23
Last day of the term Jan. 24
Residence halls close to students not taking Spring Term at Whitworth Jan. 25
Final grades due at noon Feb. 8
Spring Term 2019
Residence halls open for NEW students Jan. 28
Advising/Registration Day Jan. 30
Wednesday Evening classes begin Jan. 30
Day classes begin Jan. 31
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Feb. 6
Last Day to:Feb. 13
Add a semester course
Register for an audit
Drop without receiving a “W” grade
Faculty Development Day (No classes.)Feb. 22
Last day to request P/NC Feb. 27
Incomplete Grades from Previous Terms DueMarch 13
Faculty advising beginsMarch 18
Midterm grades due March 22
Residence halls close for Spring break March 23
Spring BreakMarch 25-March 29
Residence halls open March 31
Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall 2019 April 1-April 12
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a “WF” April 10
Good Friday (No classes; campus offices closed.)April 19
Easter Holiday (Some graduate & evening courses may meet; campus offices closed)April 22
ROTC Commissioning, Gonzaga Campus TBA
Last day for course withdrawal May 13
Final Exams WeekMay 14-May 17
ROTC Commissioning, Whitworth Campus TBA
Graduate Commencement May 18
Residence halls close for students not graduating May 19
Baccalaureate & Undergraduate Commencement May 19
Residence halls close for graduating students May 20
Final grades due at noon May 22
Spring 1st Half-Term 2019
Classes BeginJan. 31
Last Day to:Feb. 7
Drop without receiving a “W”
Register for Audit
Last day to request P/NCFeb. 13
Last day to drop without receiving a “WF”Feb. 27
Last day of 1st Half-Term CoursesMarch 15
Final Grades Due at noonMarch 22
Spring 2nd Half-Term 2019
Classes BeginMarch 18
Spring BreakMarch 25-March 29
Last Day to:April 2
Drop without receiving a “W”
Register for Audit
Last day to request P/NCApril 5
Last day to drop without receiving a “WF”April 18
Good Friday (No classes; campus offices closed.)April 19
Easter Holiday (Some graduate & evening courses may meet; campus offices closed)April 22
Last day of 1st Half-Term CoursesMay 17
Final Grades Due at noonMay 22