School of Business

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

This calendar is not applicable to the MBA/HCMBA Online programs. Please check your program materials and syllabi for all course meetings. Only approved dates have been added to the calendar to this point.

This information was last updated on June 5, 2018

September 2018

3 University Closed for Labor Day Holiday
4 Classes begin for fall term
14 Final day to add a course without instructor signature
28 Final day to add a course with instructor signature

Final day to drop a course without instructor signature

Final day for undergraduate students to change a Pass/Fail grading option

Final day for undergraduate students to choose the Formal Audit grading option

Final day to drop a course with no "W" grade

October 2018

8 University Closed for Indigenous People's Holiday
26 Final day to drop a course with instructor signature. A grade of "W" will be assigned for courses dropped after September 28.

November 2018

12 Veteran's Day Holiday (observed). Classes will be held.
21-23 University Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2018

14 Final day of undergraduate classes
15 Reading and Review
17-20 Final Examinations
21 Final Examinations and make-up day for Exams in the event of snow

Residence Halls close at 12 PM
24 University Closed for Winter Break

January 2019

3 University opens after Winter Break
Grades posted to AARC by 10 AM
21 University Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
22 Classes begin
25 Final day to add a course without instructor's signature

February 2019

8 Final day to add a course with instructor signature

Final day to drop a course without instructor signature

Final day for undergraduate students to change a Pass/Fail grading option

Final day for undergraduate students to choose the Formal Audit grading option

Final day to drop a course with no "W" grade
18 Presidents' Day. Classes will be held

March 2019

4-8 Spring Break. Classes will not be held. Administrative offices will be open.
11 Classes resume after Spring Break
15 Final day to drop a course with the instructor's signature. A grade of "W" will be assigned for courses dropped after February 8.

April 2019

15 University Closed for Patriot's Day

May 2019

7 Tuesday classes do not meet; Monday classes meet instead.

(NOTE: This does not apply to Master of Social Work classes. The final Monday meeting session for MSW classes will be held on 5/13.)
8 Final day of undergraduate classes
9 Reading and Review
10-12 Final examinations
12 Residence Halls close at 3:00 pm for all students except graduating seniors, commencement volunteers, RA/OL's and competing athletes
13 Grades for students graduating in May posted to AARC by 10 AM. 

Final signed departmental graduation lists due to Registrar's Office by 2:30 PM
17 Commencement
18 Residence Halls close at 12:00 pm for all graduating seniors, commencement volunteers, RA/OL's and competing athletes.

Summer Term Begins
20 Grades posted to AARC by 10 AM
27 University closed for Memorial Day holiday

July 2019

4 University Closed for Independence Day

August 2019

30 Final Day of undergraduate classes
31 August Degree Conferral Date