The academic calendar is the best resource to discover the most important dates such as when classes begin, exam schedules, holiday information and more.

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

View the Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 Calendars below. Check back for the full 2020-2021 Academic Calendar coming soon.

SUMMER 2020

Date Event
May 22 Thank You faculty and Staff Holiday - NO CLASSES - Administrative offices closed
May 25 Memorial Day - NO CLASSES - Administrative offices closed
May 26  SCS Summer Semester and Summer Session I begins 
May 29 Last day to ADD a SCS Summer Session I course
June 1 Last day of ADD a SCS Summer Semester course
June 4 Last day to DROP a SCS Summer Session I course
June 5 Last day to DROp a SCS Summer Semester course
June 22-23 New Student Orientation #1
June 25-26 New Student Orientation #2
July 2 SCS Summer Session I ends 
July 3 July 4th Holiday observed - Administrative offices closed
July 6  SCS Summer Session II begins 
July 9-10 New Student Orientation #3
July 15 Last day to DROP a SCS Summer Session II course
August 13 SCS Summer Semester and Summer Session II ends 

FALL 2020

Date Event
August 24 NEW International Students arrive for Check-in
August 26 RETURNING International Students arrive for Check-in
August 27 NEW Arch Students arrive for Check-in
August 28 NEW Students arrive for Check-in (those greater than 500 miles)
August 29 NEW Students arrive for Check-in (those from 91-499 miles); RETURNING students arrive for Check-in (those great than 500 miles)
August 30 NEW Students arrive for Check-in (those from 0- 90 miles); RETURNING students arrive for Check-in (those from 91- 499 miles and those 0- 90 miles with Last Names A-K); NEW Commuter students check-in on Aug 30
August 31 RETURNING Students arrive for Check-in (those from 0-90 miles with Last Names L-Z)
August 30-31 Bulldog Beginnings
September 1 Day and SCS Courses begin (Semester and Quarter One)
September 4 Last day to ADD a Quarter One course
September 7  Labor Day - Classes will be held, Last day to ADD a Semester course
September 10 Last day to DROP a Quarter One course
September 14 Last day to DROP a Semester course
October 12  Columbus Day - Classes will be held
October 16 Last day of Quarter One courses
October 19 Quarter Two courses begin 
October 22 Last day to ADD a Quarter Two course
October 28 Last day to DROP a Quarter Two course
November 11 Veterans Day - Classes will be held 
November 24  At the conclusion of Tuesday classes, Thanksgiving holiday begins; residence halls close for the semester 
November 30 Semester and Quarter Two classes resume ONLINE
December 4 Last day of Quarter Two and SCS Semester; Last day of Day Semester classes
December 7 - 12 Finals Week
December 12 Last day of the Fall Semester