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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 Full-Term 2019
Non-Matriculated Student Registration Aug. 1
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 and 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 p.m.) Sept. 18
Last day to request P/NC Oct. 1
Incomplete grades from previous terms due Oct. 15
Midterm grades due Oct. 25
Faculty Development Day (no classes) Oct. 25
Fall Break (no classes Oct. 25, classes resume 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28) Oct. 25-Oct. 28
Faculty advising begins Oct. 29
**Date for grad app pending summer decision TBA
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
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; campus offices closed) Nov. 27-Nov. 29
Last day for course withdrawal Dec. 9
Final Exams Week Dec. 10-Dec. 13
Residence halls close for Christmas Break Dec. 14
Final grades due at noon Dec. 18
Fall First Half-Term 2019
Classes begin Sept. 4
Last day to drop without a "W" Sept. 11
Last day to register for audit Sept. 11
Last day to request P/NC Sept. 17
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF" Oct. 1
Last day of 1st half-term courses Oct. 18
Final grades due at noon Oct. 25
Fall Second Half-Term 2019
Classes begin Oct. 21
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" Oct. 28
Last day to register for audit Oct. 28
Last day to request P/NC Nov. 1
Last day for 2nd half-term courses Dec. 13
Final grades due at noon Dec. 18
Jan Term 2020
Residence halls open Jan. 2
Jan Term begins Jan. 3
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Jan. 7
Last day to add a Jan Term course Jan. 8
Last day to register for audit Jan. 8
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" grade Jan. 8
Last day to request P/NC Jan. 8
Last day to drop a class without receiving a "WF" Jan. 17
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (no classes; campus offices closed) Jan. 20
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. 7
Spring Full-Term 2020
Residence halls open for NEW students Jan. 27
Advising/Registration Day Jan. 29
Wednesday 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
Faculty Development Day (no classes) Feb. 21
Last day to request P/NC Feb. 26
Incomplete grades from previous terms due March 11
Faculty advising begins March 16
Midterm grades due March 20
Residence halls close for Spring Break March 21
Spring Break March 23-March 27
Residence halls open March 29
Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall Terms 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 (some graduate & evening classes may meet; campus offices closed) April 13
Last day for course withdrawal May 11
Final Exams Week May 12-May 15
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
Spring First Half-Term 2020
Classes begin Jan. 30
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" Feb. 6
Last day to register for audit Feb. 6
Last day to request P/NC Feb. 12
Last day to drop class without receiving a "WF" Feb. 26
Last day of 1st half-term courses March 13
Final grades due at noon March 20
Spring Second Half-Term 2020
Classes begin March 16
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Feb. 5
Spring Break March 23-March 27
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" March 31
Last day to register for audit March 31
Last day to request P/NC April 3
Good Friday (no classes; campus offices closed) April 10
Easter Holiday (some graduate & evening classes may meet; campus offices closed) April 13
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF" April 17
Last day of 2nd half-term courses May 15
Final grades due at noon May 20