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Main Campus Undergraduate Calendar 2018-19
Fall Semester 2018
Thursday – Sunday, August 16-19 New Student Orientation
Thursday, August 16, 8:30 AM Residence Halls open to New Students
Sunday, August 19, 10:00 AM Residence Halls Open to All Students
Monday, August 20 Classes Begin – Full Semester and Abbreviated Session I
Tuesday, August 21 Last Day of Drop/Add Period for Abbreviated Session I
Friday, August 24 Last Day of Drop/Add Period for Full Semester
Monday, September 3 Labor Day Holiday
Tuesday, September 18 Last Day to Drop Abbreviated Session I Classes
Saturday, September 22 Homecoming
Monday, October 8 Last Day of Abbreviated Session I Classes
Tuesday, October 9 Westheimer Peace Symposium – No Class Day
Thursday, October 11, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Abbreviated Session I Grades Due to Academic Records
Monday, October 15 First Day of Abbreviated Session II Term
Tuesday, October 16 Last Day of Drop/Add Period for Abbreviated Session II
Tuesday, October 23 Last Day to Drop Full Semester Classes
Monday, November 12 Last Day to Drop Abbreviated Session II Classes
Wednesday – Friday, November 21 – 23 Thanksgiving Holiday
Wednesday, December 5 Last Day of Classes – Full Semester and Abbreviated Session II
Thursday, December 6 Study Day/Thursday night class exam 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Friday, Monday, Tuesday, December 7, 10-11 Final Examinations
Tuesday, December 11, 9:30 PM Residence Halls Close
Friday, December 14, 9:00 AM Final Full Semester and Abbreviated Session II Grades Due to Academic Records
Spring Semester 2019
Wednesday, January 9 New Student Orientation
Wednesday, January 9, NOON Residence Halls Open to All Students
Thursday, January 10 Classes Begin – Full Semester and Abbreviate Session I
Friday, January 11 Last Day of Drop/Add Period for Abbreviated Session I
Wednesday, January 16 Last Day of Drop/Add Period for Full Semester
Monday, January 21 MLK Day Holiday
Friday, February 8 Last Day to Drop Abbreviated Session I Classes
Thursday, February 28 Last Day of Abbreviated Session I Classes
Tuesday, March 5, 9:00 AM Abbreviated Session I Grades due to Academic Records
Wednesday, March 6 First Day of Abbreviated Session II Classes
Thursday, March 7 Last Day of Drop/Add Period of Abbreviated Session II Classes
Monday – Friday, March 11 – 15 Spring Break
Monday, March 25 Last Day to Drop Full Semester Classes
Monday, April 15 Last Day to Drop Abbreviated Session II Classes
Friday, April 19 Good Friday Holiday
Wednesday, May 1 Last Day of Classes – Full Semester and Abbreviated Session II
Thursday, May 2 Study Day/Thursday Night Class Exam 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Friday, Monday, Tuesday – May 3, 6-7 Final Examinations
Tuesday, May 7, 9:30 PM Residence Halls Close for Students NOT Graduating
Wednesday, May 8, NOON Final Degree Candidate and Abbreviated Session II Grades Due to Academic Records
Friday, May 10 Baccalaureate
Saturday, May 11 Commencement
Saturday, May 11, 5:00 PM Residence Halls Close for Graduates
Tuesday, May 14, 9:00 AM All Other Final Grades Due to Academic Records
Summer School 2019
Maymester (4-Week Term with Pre-Assignments
Tuesday, May 14 Classes Begin
Tuesday, May 14 Drop/Add Period
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day Holiday
Tuesday, May 28 Last Day to Drop Classes
Thursday, June 6 (Non-Lab) Last Day of Classes/Exams
Friday, June 7 (Lab) Last Day of Classes/Exams
Tuesday, June 11, 9:00 AM Final Grades Due to Academic Records
Summer Term (8-Week Term)
Monday, June 10 Classes Begin
Friday, June 14 Last Day of Drop/Add Period
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day Holiday
Thursday, July 11 Last Day to Drop Classes
Thursday, August 1 Last Day of Classes/Exams
Tuesday, August 6, 9:00 AM Final Grades Due to Academic Records
Field & Internship Term (11-Week Term)
Monday, May 20 Field Experiences Begin
Friday, May 24 Last Day of Drop/Add Period
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day Holiday
Tuesday, July 2 Last Day to Drop Classes
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day Holiday
Thursday, August 1 Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, August 6 9:00 AM Final Grades Due to Academic Records