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Graduate Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

September 3 Semester start for first 5-week flex
September 23 Mid-term grades/evaluations for first 5-week flex
September 25 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for first 5-week flex
October 6 Completion of first 5-week flex
October 7 Classes begin for second 5-week flex
October 28 Mid-term grades/evaluations for second 5-week flex
October 30 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for second 5-week flex
November 10 Completion of second 5-week flex
November 11 Classes begin for third 5-week flex
November 28-29 Thanksgiving Break – no classes
December 2 Mid-term grades/evaluations for third 5-week flex
December 4 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for third 5-week flex
December 15 Semester ends
December 16 – January 5, 2020 Winter Break – no classes

Spring 2020

January 6 Semester starts for full-term courses and 10-week flex
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – no classes
February 12 Mid-term grades/evaluations for 10-week flex
February 14 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for 10-week flex
March 2 Mid-term grades/evaluations for full-term courses
March 4 Last day to withdraw with "W" for full-term courses
March 9-15 Spring Break – no classes
March 22 Completion of 10-week flex
March 23 Classes begin for 5-week flex
April 13 Mid-term grades/evaluations for 5-week flex
April 15 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for 5-week flex
April 24 Fiesta Holiday – no classes
April 26 Semester ends
April 27 - May 3 Semester Break – no classes

Summer 2020

May 4 Semester start for first 5-week flex
May 25 Memorial Day - no classes
May 26 Mid-term grades/evaluations for first 5-week flex
May 27 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for first 5-week flex
June 7 Completion of first 5-week flex
June 8-14 Mid-Summer Break - no classes
June 15 Classes begin for second 5-week flex
July 3 Independence Day (observed) - no classes
July 6 Mid-term grades/evaluations for second 5-week flex
July 8 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for second 5-week flex
July 19 Completion of second 5-week flex
July 20 Classes begin for third 5-week flex
August 10 Mid-term grades/evaluations for third 5-week flex
August 12 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for third 5-week flex
August 23 Semester Ends
August 24 - 30 Summer Break - no classes

Fall 2020

August 31 Semester start for 5-week flex
September 7 Labor Day - no classes
September 21 Mid-term grades/evaluations for 5-week flex
September 23 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for 5-week flex
October 4 Completion of 5-week flex
October 5 Classes begin for 10-week flex
November 11 Mid-term grades/evaluations for 10-week flex
November 13 Last day to withdraw with a “W” for 10-week flex
November 10 Completion of second 5-week flex
November 26-27 Thanksgiving Break – no classes
December 13 Semester ends
December 14 – January 3, 2021 Winter Break – no classes

An academic year is equal to a minimum of 900 clock hours and/or 24 semester credit hours and 30 weeks.
One semester hour credit is equal to 15 clock hours of lecture or 30 clock hours of lab or 45 clock hours of
clinical/externship

NOTE: The academic calendar and the schedule of classes have been carefully prepared to ensure that all information is accurate and
as complete as possible. However, the school reserves the right to make changes that may result in deviation from the information
provided in the schedule (i.e., emergencies, changes in instructors, class locations, and class deletions due to insufficient enrollment).