Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

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Summer 2020

Memorial Day Observed – University Holiday Monday, May 25
Summer Full Term & Term I Begins Tuesday, May 26
Last Day to Add a Full Term or Term I Class Friday, May 29
Term I Ends Saturday, June 27
Summer Term II Begins Monday, June 29
Last Day to Add a Term II Class Wednesday, July 1
Term I Final Grades Due 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 1
Independence Day Holiday Friday, July 3
Last day to Drop a Term II Class Monday, July 6
Lion Life Saturday, July 11
Full Term & Term II Ends Saturday, August 1
All Final Summer Grades Due 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 4

FALL 2020

Faculty Workshop begins TBA
Residence Halls open for First Year & Transfers  TBA
First Year & Transfer Lion’s Roar  TBA
Residence Halls open for registered continuing students  TBA
Schedule Adjustments & Advising Monday, August 17
Fall Opening Convocation TBA
Block 1 & Full Semester Classes Begin at 8 a.m. Tuesday, August 18
AGS First Short Term Begins & New/Late Registration in AGS office Tuesday, August 18
Block 1 & Full Semester Last Day for Add/Drop, Internship Applications Monday, August 24
Mid-term grades due Block 1, 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 15
Lion Visit Day TBA
Block 1 & Full Semester Deadline for Juniors/Seniors to indicate S/U grade opt Tuesday, September 15
Block 1, Last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W” * Friday, September 18
Last Day for removing “I” Grades from 2020 SP & SU Monday, September 21
Family Visit Day Saturday, September 26
Last day to apply for graduation in December Thursday, October 1
Basom Lamar Lunsford & Madison County Heritage Festivals Cancelled
Homecoming, Alumni Day Saturday, October 3
Spring 2020 Commencement 2:00 p.m. (postponed from May) Sunday, October 4
Block 1 Last day of classes Monday, October 5
AGS Second Short-term begins Tuesday, October 5
Full semester mid-term grades are due, 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 7
Block 1 Final Grades posted by faculty, 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 9
Full semester last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W” ** Wednesday, October 14
Block 2 Last day for add/drop ** Monday, October 12
Mid-term grades due Block 2, 5:00 p.m. Thursday, October 29
Spring Registration Opens Monday, November 2
Block 2 last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W” ** Tuesday, November 3
Block 2 Deadline for Juniors/seniors to indicate S/U grade option Tuesday, November 3
Lion Look – Fall TBA
Block 2 & Full Semester Last Day of Classes Monday, November 23
Residence Halls Close 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 24
Thanksgiving holidays begin, Admin offices close Tuesday, November 24
Block 2 & Full Semester Final Grades posted by faculty 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 1
Degrees Conferred (ceremony to be held May 15, 2021) Friday, December 18
University Offices Close for Holidays Friday, December 18

SPRING 2021

Administrative Office open for spring semester Monday, January 4
Online J term (January) begins Wednesday, January 6
J Term (January) Last Day to Drop Friday, January 8
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Special Events / Classes Suspended Monday, January 18
Online J term (January) ends Tuesday, January 26
J Term Final Grades due 5:00 p.m. Thursday, January 28
Residence Halls open for First Year & Transfer Students Saturday, January 30
First Year & Transfer Lion’s Roar Saturday, January 30
Residence Halls open for Registered Continuing Students Sunday, January 31
Schedule Adjustments & Advising Monday, February 1
Block 1 & Full Semester Classes begin at 8 a.m. Tuesday, February 2
Block 1 & Full Semester Last day for add/drop, Internship Applications ** Monday, February 8
Last day for removing “I” Grades from 2020 Fall Monday, February 15
Mid-term grades due Block 1, 5:00 p.m. Thursday, February 25
Accepted Student Visit Day – Spring TBA
Last day to apply for graduation in May or August Monday, March 1
Block 1 Last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W” Tuesday, March 2
Block 1 & Full Semester Deadline for Juniors/Seniors to indicate S/U grade opt Tuesday, March 2
Block 1 Last day of classes Friday, March 19
Block 2 Classes begin 8:00 a.m. Monday, March 22
Full semester mid-term grades due, 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 24
Majors & Minors Fair Thursday, March 25
Block 1 Final Grades posted by Faculty 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 26
Spring Lion Fest TBA
Summer / Fall Registration Opens Monday, March 29
Block 2 Last day for add/drop Monday, March 29
Good Friday Holiday Friday, April 2
SLAM – Student Liberal Arts Mosaic Tuesday, April 13
Mid-term grades due Block 2, 5:00 p.m. Thursday, April 15
Lion Life Saturday, April 17
Block 2 Last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W” Tuesday, April 20
Block 2 Deadline for Juniors/Seniors to indicate S/U grade option Tuesday, April 20
Choral Festival Friday, April 23 – Saturday, April 24
Block 2 & Full Semester Last day of classes Friday, May 7
Residence Halls close 5:00 p.m. Monday, May 10
Block 2 & Full Semester Final Grades posted by faculty  5:00 p.m. Monday, May 10
Degrees Conferred Saturday, May 15
Lion Life Saturday, May 22
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 31

 

**To maintain full-time status for the semester, students must be enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours.

AGS short term classes will meet with the Block 1 & 2 dates