Important Academic Dates - Fall 2020

August 10-14Pre-term 
August 11 Degree Application Opens - Online
August 13-August 24

Add/Drop/Swap

Opens 9:00am 8/13; closes 11:59pm 8/24

August 17 Classes begin 
August 17 Non-RSPH Students Permitted to Enroll in RSPH Courses (with instructor approval if seats are available)
August 20 Fall Registration Payment Deadline
August 30 Grading Basis Change Deadline
No Labor Day Observance or previously scheduled Fall Break
September 11

Deadline to submit Degree Applications for Fall Graduation (online application closes)

Students must apply for Graduation in OPUS by the deadline.
November 9 Spring 2021 Pre-registration Begins (2nd Year Students)
November 16 Spring 2021 Pre-registration Begins (1st Year Students)
November 20

Last day to Withdraw from Full-Semester Fall 2020 Classes

Last Day of Classes
November 30-December 4 Reading Period
November 25 Spring 2021 Pre-registration Ends
November 25 Last day to submit Paper Degree Application for Fall 2020 Graduates
November 30-December 4 Exam period (virtual/remote) 
December 3

Deadline to submit Electronic Theses for Fall 2020 Graduates

*Departments may require earlier deadline; Contact your ADAP*
December 19  End of term 

*Classes will be held on Labor Day (9/7) and during the previously scheduled Fall Break. As additional information is available related to degree applications, pre-registration for Spring 2021 semester, etc. these dates will be added. 

Important Academic Dates - Spring 2021

Traditional Format MPH/MSPH Programs 

January 11-24Pre-term 
Students may add or drop pre-term classes through the first day of class by email to ADAP and Enrollment Services (rsphenrollmentservices@emory.edu).  After the first day of class, a student will need to withdrawal and will have a W recorded on the transcript. 

Students may change the grading status of pre-term classes with permission of instructor through the second day of class by emailing their ADAP and Enrollment Services (rsphenrollmentservices@emory.edu).  After the second day of class, the grading basis may not be changed.

Non-PUBH students interested in enrolling in a pre-term class should email the departmental ADAP and class instructor.

January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 19 Online Degree Application Opens
January 25

First Day of Regular Term Class

Add/Drop/Swap Opens at 9:00AM

First Day for non-PUBH students to enroll in PUBH classes

February 1

Add/Drop/Swap Closes

February 8

Grading status change deadline.  Student must send instructor approval for change in grading status to ADAP and Enrollment Services (rsphenrollmentservices@emory.edu).

February 19

Online Degree Application Closes (Last Day)

March 15

Reading Day 

April 13-14 Reading Days  
May 3

Deadline to submit Electronic Theses for Spring 2020 Graduates

*Departments may require earlier deadline; Contact your ADAP*
May 5 Last Day of Class
May 6-12 Finals Period
May 15 End of Term

Executive MPH Spring 2021 Calendar

January 8

First Day of Term
Add/Drop/Swap Opens

January 15 Add/Drop/Swap Closes
January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 22 Grading Basis Change Deadline
April 11 Last Day of Class