Feb 17, 2020  
2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar

Fall Term  
New Students Arrive on Campus Aug. 24
Orientation for New Students Aug. 25-26
First Engagement Class Begins Aug. 26
Returning Students Arrive on Campus Sept. 2-3
Classes Begin Sept. 4
Fall Break Oct. 15-16
Thanksgiving Holiday Nov. 22-23
Reading Day Dec. 10
Final Examinations Dec. 11-14
Winter Term  
Classes Begin Jan. 7, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan. 21
Spring Break March 11-15
Reading Day April 15
Final Examinations April 16-19
May Term  
May Term April 24-May 21
Commencement May 25

Residence Halls and Dining Hall

Fall Term  
First Contract Meal Served (New Students) Aug. 24, Dinner
Residence Halls Open (Returning Students) Sept. 2-3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
First Contract Meal Served (Returning Students) Sept. 3, Breakfast
Last Meal Served Nov. 20, Lunch
Residence Halls Close Nov. 20, 6 p.m.
Residence Halls Open Nov. 25, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served Nov. 26, Breakfast
End of Term:  
Last Meal Served Dec. 14, Lunch
Residence Halls Close Dec. 14, 6 p.m.
Winter Term  
Residence Halls Open Jan. 6, 2019, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served Jan. 7, Breakfast
Spring Break:  
Last Meal Served March 10, Lunch
Residence Halls Close March 10, 6 p.m.
Residence Halls Open March 17, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served March 18, Breakfast
Last Meal Served April 19, Dinner
End of Term:  
All Students Not Registered for May Term Must Leave Residence Halls April 19, 6 p.m.
May Term  
First Meal Served April 20, Breakfast
Residence Halls Close to All Students Except Graduating Seniors May 21, 6 p.m.
Last Contract Meal Served May 21, Dinner
Residence Halls Close May 25, 6 p.m.