Undergraduate & Graduate Programs

Academic schedule for all undergraduate and graduate programs, including individual dates for the Kent School of Social Work, School of Nursing and the J.B. Speed School of Engineering.

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2018-2019 Academic Year

Classes start Aug. 20, 2018 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Aug. 24, 2018 (Fri)
Labor Day holiday Sept. 3, 2018 (Mon)
Mid-term Break Oct. 8-9, 2018 (Mon-Tue)
Last day to withdraw Oct. 19, 2018 (Fri)
Thanksgiving break Nov. 21-25, 2018 (Wed-Sun)
Last day of classes Dec. 3, 2018 (Mon)
Reading day Dec. 4, 2018 (Tues)
Final exams Dec. 5-11, 2018 (Wed-Tues)
Degree Date Dec. 14, 2018 (Fri)
Commencement Dec. 14, 2018 (Fri)
Classes start Dec. 12, 2018 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add Dec. 13, 2018 (Thurs)
Last Day to Withdraw Dec. 21, 2018 (Fri)
Holiday (No classes) Dec. 25, 2018 (Tues)
Last day of classes Jan. 3, 2019 (Thurs)
Classes start Jan. 7, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Jan. 11, 2019 (Fri)
Martin Luther King holiday Jan. 21, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw March 6, 2019 (Wed)
Spring Break March 11-17, 2019 (Mon-Sun)
Last day of classes Apr. 22, 2019 (Mon)
Reading day Apr. 23, 2019 (Tues)
Final exams Apr. 24-April 30, 2019 (Wed-Tues)
Commencement/degree date May 11, 2019 (Sat)*

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

2019 Academic Summer Calendar

Classes start May 6, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 7, 2019 (Tues)
Last day to withdraw May 16, 2019 (Thurs)
Last day of classes May 24, 2019 (Fri)
Degree date Aug. 7, 2019 (Wed)
Classes start May 28, 2019 (Tues)
Last day to drop/add May 30, 2019 (Thurs)
Last day to apply for degree June 5, 2019 (Wed)
Last day to withdraw June 17, 2019 (Mon)
Last day of classes July 1, 2019 (Mon)
Degree date Aug. 7, 2019 (Wed)
Classes start May 28, 2019 (Tues)
Last day to drop/add May 31, 2019 (Fri)
Independence Day Holiday July 4, 2019 (Thurs)
Provost Approved Holiday July 5, 2019 (Friday)
Last day to withdraw July 10, 2019 (Wed)
Last day of classes/degree date Aug 7, 2019 (Wed)
Classes start July 2, 2019 (Tues)
Independence Day Holiday July 4, 2019 (Thurs)
Provost Approved Holiday July 5, 2019 (Friday)
Last day to drop/add July 8, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw July 24, 2019 (Wed))
Last day of classes/degree date Aug. 7, 2019 (Wed)
Classes start May 13, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 16, 2019 (Thurs)
Memorial Day holiday May 27, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 21, 2019 (Fri)
Independence Day holiday July 4, 2019 (Thurs)
Provost Approved Holiday July 5, 2019 (Friday)
Last day of classes July 22, 2018 (Mon)
Final exam period July 23-26, 2019 (Tues - Fri)
Degree date Aug. 7, 2019 (Wed)
Classes start May 6, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 9, 2019 (Thurs)
Memorial Day holiday May 27, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 19, 2019 (Wed)
Independence Day holiday July 4, 2019 (Thurs)
Provost Approved Holiday July 5, 2019 (Friday)
Last day of classes July 20, 2019 (Sat)
Degree date Aug. 7, 2019 (Wed)
Classes start May 15, 2019 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add May 20, 2019 (Mon)
Memorial Day holiday May 27, 2019 (Mon)
Independence Day holiday July 4, 2019 (Thurs)
Provost Approved Holiday July 5, 2019 (Friday)
Last day to withdraw June 26, 2019 (Wed)
Last day of classes July 24, 2019 (Wed)
Degree Date Aug. 7, 2019 (Wed)

2019-2020 Academic Year

Classes start Aug. 19, 2019 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Aug. 23, 2019 (Fri)
Labor Day holiday Sept. 2, 2019 (Mon)
Mid-term Break Oct. 7-8, 2019 (Mon-Tue)
Last day to withdraw Oct. 18, 2019 (Fri)
Thanksgiving break Nov. 27 - Dec. 1, 2019 (Wed-Sun)
Last day of classes Dec. 2, 2019 (Mon)
Reading day Dec. 3, 2019 (Tues)
Final exams Dec. 4-10, 2019 (Wed-Tues)
Degree Date Dec. 13, 2019 (Fri)
Commencement *Dec. 13, 2019 (Fri)

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

Classes start Dec. 11, 2019 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add Dec. 12, 2019 (Thurs)
Last day to withdraw Dec. 20, 2019 (Fri)
Holiday (No classes) Dec. 25, 2019 (Wed)
Last day of classes Jan. 2, 2020 (Thurs)
Classes start Jan. 6, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Jan. 10, 2020 (Fri)
Martin Luther King holiday Jan. 20, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw March 4, 2020 (Wed)
Spring Break March 9-15, 2020 (Mon-Sun)
Last day of classes Apr. 20, 2020 (Mon)
Reading day Apr. 21, 2020 (Tues)
Final exams Apr. 22-April 28, 2020 (Wed-Tues)
Commencement/degree date May 9, 2020 (Sat)*

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

2020 Academic Summer Calendar

Classes start May 11, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 12, 2020 (Tues)
Last day to withdraw May 21, 2020 (Thurs)
Memorial Day Holiday May 25, 2020 (Mon)
Last day of classes June 1, 2020 (Mon)
Degree date Aug. 11, 2020 (Tues)
Classes start June 2, 2020 (Tues)
Last day to drop/add June 4, 2020 (Thurs)
Last day to withdraw June 22, 2020 (Mon)
Independence Day Holiday July 3, 2020 (Fri)
Last day of classes July 7, 2020 (Tues)
Degree date Aug. 11, 2020 (Tues)
Classes start June 2, 2020 (Tues)
Last day to drop/add June 5, 2020 (Fri)
Independence Day Holiday July 3, 2020 (Fri)
Last day to withdraw July 15, 2020 (Wed)
Last day of classes/degree date Aug 11, 2020 (Tues)
Classes start July 8, 2020 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add July 10, 2020 (Fri)
Last day to withdraw July 28, 2020 (Tues)
Last day of classes/degree date Aug. 11, 2020 (Tues)
Classes start May 11, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 14, 2020 (Thurs)
Memorial Day holiday May 25, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 19, 2020 (Fri)
Independence Day holiday July 3, 2020 (Fri)
Last day of classes July 17, 2020 (Fri)
Final exam period July 20-23, 2020 (Mon - Thurs)
Degree date Aug. 11, 2020 (Tues)
Classes start May 11, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 14, 2020 (Thurs)
Memorial Day holiday May 25, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 24, 2020 (Wed)
Independence Day holiday July 3, 2020 (Fri)
Last day of classes July 25, 2020 (Sat)
Degree date Aug. 11, 2020 (Tues)
Classes start May 20, 2020 (Wed)
Memorial Day holiday May 25, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 26, 2020 (Tues)
Independence Day holiday July 3, 2020 (Fri)
Last day to withdraw June 30, 2020 (Tues)
Last day of classes July 28, 2020 (Tues)
Degree Date Aug. 11, 2020 (Tues)

2020-2021 Academic Year

Classes start Aug. 17, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Aug. 21, 2020 (Fri)
Labor Day holiday Sept. 7, 2020 (Mon)
Mid-term Break Oct. 5-6, 2020 (Mon-Tue)
Last day to withdraw Oct. 16, 2020 (Fri)
Presidential election Nov. 3, 2020 (Tues)
Thanksgiving break Nov. 25-29, 2020 (Wed-Sun)
Last day of classes Dec. 1, 2020 (Tues)
Reading day Dec. 2, 2020 (Wed)
Final exams Dec. 3-9, 2020 (Thurs-Wed)
Degree Date Dec. 11, 2020 (Fri)
Commencement Dec. 11*, 2020 (Fri)

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

Classes start Dec. 14, 2020 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Dec. 15, 2020 (Tues)
Last day to withdraw Dec. 24, 2020 (Thurs)
Holiday (No classes) Dec. 25, 2020 (Fri)
Last day of classes Jan. 4, 2021 (Mon)
Classes start Jan. 6, 2021 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add Jan. 12, 2021 (Tues)
Martin Luther King holiday Jan. 18, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw March 5, 2021 (Fri)
Spring Break March 8-14, 2021 (Mon-Sun)
Last day of classes Apr. 21, 2021 (Wed)
Reading day Apr. 22, 2021 (Thurs)
Final exams Apr. 23-April 29, 2021 (Fri-Thurs)
Commencement/degree date May 8, 2021 (Sat)*

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

2021 Academic Summer Calendar

Classes start May 10, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 11, 2021 (Tues)
Last day to withdraw May 20, 2021 (Thurs)
Last day of classes May 28, 2021 (Fri)
Degree date Aug. 10, 2021 (Tues)
Classes start June 1, 2021 (Tues)
Last day to drop/add June 3, 2021 (Thurs)
Last day to withdraw June 21, 2021 (Mon)
Independence Day holiday July 5, 2021 (Mon)
Last day of classes July 6, 2021 (Tues)
Degree date Aug. 10, 2021 (Tues)
Classes start June 1, 2021 (Tues)
Last day to drop/add June 4, 2021 (Fri)
Independence Day Holiday July 5, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw July 14, 2021 (Wed)
Last day of classes/degree date Aug 10, 2021 (Tues)
Classes start July 7, 2021 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add July 9, 2021 (Fri)
Last day to withdraw July 27, 2021 (Wed)
Last day of classes/degree date Aug. 10, 2021 (Tues)
Classes start May 17, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 20, 2021 (Thurs)
Memorial Day holiday May 31, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 25, 2021 (Fri)
Independence Day holiday July 5, 2021 (Mon)
Last day of classes July 23, 2020 (Fri)
Final exam period July 26-29, 2021 (Mon - Thurs)
Degree date Aug. 10, 2021 (Tues)
Classes start May 10, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add May 13, 2021 (Thurs)
Memorial Day holiday May 31, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 23, 2021 (Wed)
Independence Day holiday July 5, 2021 (Mon)
Last day of classes July 24, 2021 (Sat)
Degree date Aug. 10, 2021 (Tues)
Classes start May 19, 2021 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add May 24, 2021 (Mon)
Memorial Day holiday May 31, 2021 (Mon)
Independence Day holiday July 5, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw June 29, 2021 (Tues)
Last day of classes July 27, 2021 (Tues)
Degree Date Aug. 10, 2021 (Tues)

2021-2022 Academic Year

Classes start Aug. 23, 2021 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Aug. 27, 2021 (Fri)
Labor Day holiday Sept. 6, 2021 (Mon)
Mid-term Break Oct. 4-5, 2021 (Mon-Tue)
Last day to withdraw Oct. 22, 2021 (Fri)
Thanksgiving break Nov. 24 - Nov. 28, 2021 (Wed-Sun)
Last day of classes Dec. 6, 2021 (Mon)
Reading day Dec. 7, 2021 (Tues)
Final exams Dec. 8-14, 2021 (Wed-Tues)
Degree Date Dec. 17, 2021 (Fri)
Commencement *Dec. 17, 2021 (Fri)

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

Classes start Dec. 15, 2021 (Wed)
Last day to drop/add Dec. 16, 2021 (Thurs)
Last day to withdraw Dec. 24, 2021 (Fri)
Last day of classes Jan. 4, 2022 (Tues)
Classes start Jan. 10, 2022 (Mon)
Last day to drop/add Jan. 14, 2022 (Fri)
Martin Luther King holiday Jan. 17, 2022 (Mon)
Last day to withdraw March 9, 2022 (Wed)
Spring Break March 14-20, 2022 (Mon-Sun)
Last day of classes Apr. 25, 2022 (Mon)
Reading day Apr. 26, 2022 (Tues)
Final exams Apr. 27-May 3, 2022 (Wed-Tues)
Commencement/degree date May 14, 2022 (Sat)*

*Commencement date is tentative subject to venue availability

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