Mar 03, 2021  
2019-20 University Catalog 
2019-20 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar

Fall Term  
New Students Arrive on Campus Aug. 23
Orientation for New Students Aug. 24-25
First Engagement Class Begins Aug. 25
Returning Students Arrive on Campus Sept. 1-2
Classes Begin Sept. 3
Fall Break Oct. 14-15
Thanksgiving Holiday Nov. 27-29
Reading Day Dec. 9
Final Examinations Dec. 10-14
Winter Term  
Classes Begin Jan. 6, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan. 20
Spring Break March 9-13
Reading Day April 13
Final Examinations April 14-17
May Term  
May Term April 22-May 19
Commencement May 23

Residence Halls and Dining Hall

Fall Term  
First Contract Meal Served (New Students) Aug. 23, Dinner
Residence Halls Open (Returning Students) Sept. 1-2, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
First Contract Meal Served (Returning Students) Sept. 2, Breakfast
Last Meal Served Nov. 26, Lunch
Residence Halls Close Nov. 26, 6 p.m.
Residence Halls Open Dec. 1, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served Dec. 2, Breakfast
End of Term:  
Last Meal Served Dec. 13, Lunch
Residence Halls Close Dec. 13, 6 p.m.
Winter Term  
Residence Halls Open Jan. 5, 2020, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served Jan. 6, Breakfast
Spring Break:  
Last Meal Served March 6, Lunch
Residence Halls Close March 6, 6 p.m.
Residence Halls Open March 13, 10 a.m.
First Meal Served March 14, Breakfast
Last Meal Served April 17, Dinner
End of Term:  
All Students Not Registered for May Term Must Leave Residence Halls April 17, 6 p.m.
May Term  
First Meal Served April 18, Breakfast
Residence Halls Close to All Students Except Graduating Seniors May 19, 6 p.m.
Last Contract Meal Served May 19, Dinner
Residence Halls Close May 23, 6 p.m.