Academic Calendar

2019 - Summer Ten Week Term

All deadlines are at 12:00 midnight unless otherwise stated.

All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

May 20 to June 28 Apply online for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee Add to calendar for Apply online for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee 2019-05-20 05:00:00Z 2019-06-29 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Apply online for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee
May 31 New freshmen and transfer student orientation Add to calendar for New freshmen and transfer student orientation 2019-05-31 05:00:00Z 2019-06-01 04:59:59Z America/Chicago New freshmen and transfer student orientation
June 3 Classes begin Add to calendar for Classes begin 2019-06-03 05:00:00Z 2019-06-04 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Classes begin
June 5 Last day to drop or add a course (3rd class day) Add to calendar for Last day to drop or add a course (3rd class day) 2019-06-05 05:00:00Z 2019-06-06 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to drop or add a course (3rd class day)
June 5 Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness via myState 5:00 p.m. Add to calendar for Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness via myState 5:00 p.m. 2019-06-05 05:00:00Z 2019-06-06 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to request undergraduate academic forgiveness via myState 5:00 p.m.
June 28 to July 5 Break for ten-week classes Add to calendar for Break for ten-week classes 2019-06-28 05:00:00Z 2019-07-06 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Break for ten-week classes
June 28 Last day to apply for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee Add to calendar for Last day to apply for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee 2019-06-28 05:00:00Z 2019-06-29 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to apply for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee
June 29 to August 1 Late application for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee Add to calendar for Late application for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee 2019-06-29 05:00:00Z 2019-08-02 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Late application for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee
July 4 Fourth of July Holiday – no classes scheduled Add to calendar for Fourth of July Holiday – no classes scheduled 2019-07-04 05:00:00Z 2019-07-05 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Fourth of July Holiday – no classes scheduled
July 8 Classes resume Add to calendar for Classes resume 2019-07-08 05:00:00Z 2019-07-09 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Classes resume
July 18 Last day to drop* a course with a “W” grade (28th class day) 5:00 p.m. Add to calendar for Last day to drop* a course with a “W” grade (28th class day) 5:00 p.m. 2019-07-18 05:00:00Z 2019-07-19 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to drop* a course with a “W” grade (28th class day) 5:00 p.m.
July 25 Last day to withdraw* from the University (5 class days remaining) Add to calendar for Last day to withdraw* from the University (5 class days remaining) 2019-07-25 05:00:00Z 2019-07-26 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day to withdraw* from the University (5 class days remaining)
August 1 Classes end Add to calendar for Classes end 2019-08-01 05:00:00Z 2019-08-02 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Classes end
August 1 Deadline to apply for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee Add to calendar for Deadline to apply for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee 2019-08-01 05:00:00Z 2019-08-02 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Deadline to apply for August 2019 degree via myState - $50 fee plus $100 late fee
August 2 Reading Day (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings) Add to calendar for Reading Day (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings) 2019-08-02 05:00:00Z 2019-08-03 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Reading Day (No mandatory class assignments, requirements, meetings)
August 5 to August 6 Final Examinations Add to calendar for Final Examinations 2019-08-05 05:00:00Z 2019-08-07 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Final Examinations
August 6 Last day for August 2019 degree applicants to pay account balance 3:00 p.m. Add to calendar for Last day for August 2019 degree applicants to pay account balance 3:00 p.m. 2019-08-06 05:00:00Z 2019-08-07 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Last day for August 2019 degree applicants to pay account balance 3:00 p.m.
August 9 Graduation (No Commencement Ceremony)

August Graduates invited to attend December ceremony, no charge except regalia rental

Add to calendar for Graduation (No Commencement Ceremony) 2019-08-09 05:00:00Z 2019-08-10 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Graduation (No Commencement Ceremony)

August Graduates invited to attend December ceremony, no charge except regalia rental

August 12 Final grades due 10:00 a.m. Add to calendar for Final grades due 10:00 a.m. 2019-08-12 05:00:00Z 2019-08-13 04:59:59Z America/Chicago Final grades due 10:00 a.m.

*Drop – If you are choosing to drop one or more classes from a specific *term while still staying enrolled in at least one course. Dropping a course will result in a grade of “W” and tuition plus addition fees will be charged.

*Withdrawal – If you are enrolled in a course/courses as of the first day of the *term and you decide not to attend, you are withdrawing from the term. A withdrawal will result in a grade of “W” and a percentage, if not all, tuition will
be owed depending on the effective withdrawal date.

*Term – Please be aware there are several parts of term for the summer. Maymerster, 1 st 5 week, 2 nd 5 week and the 10 week term are each considered individual terms.