Important Academic Dates - Spring 2020

January 2Non-Public Health student permitted to register for Public Health Classes
January 7 Online degree application available in OPUS
January 8

Spring Registration Payment Deadline

January 13

Classes Begin; Schedule Change Period opens at 9:00am

January 20

MLK Holiday

No Classes
January 13 - 20 Schedule Change Period FIRM DEADLINE
January 27

Deadline to Change Grading Basis

Grading basis requests must be submitted to student's ADAP no later than 11:59pm.

Deadline to Change Grading Basis may differ for classes taken at other schools; Contact schools for deadline


February 7

Deadline to submit Degree Applications for Spring Graduation

Students must apply for Graduation in OPUS by the deadline.


February 7

Summer Pre-registration Begins


March 9- 13

Spring Break


March 23

Fall Pre-registration Begins

April 20

Fall Pre-registration Ends

April 22

Deadline to submit Electronic Theses for Spring Graduates

*Departments may require earlier deadline; Contact your ADAP*

April 27

Classes End

Last day to Withdraw from Full-Semester Spring 2020 Classes

Last day to submit Paper Degree Application for Spring Graduates

Completed degree clearances and ETD forms due to Enrollment Services

April 28 - May 4

Exam Period

May 9

RSPH Degree Candidate Recognition Ceremony

May 11

End of Term/Commencement

Important Academic Dates - Summer 2020

February 7    

Summer Pre-registration Begins

May 18 Summer Classes Begin – Regular and 1st Session
May 22

Schedule Change Deadline

May 27

Grading Basis Change Deadline

May 25

Memorial Day Holiday

No Classes
June 2

On-line Degree Applications Open

July 2 OPUS degree application deadline
July 3

Independence Day Holiday

No Classes
July 22 Faculty Online Grading Opens (probably late afternoon)
July 26

Deadline to submit graduation clearances by COB

July 31

School’s Deadline to Submit ETD to Department

August 5

ETD records submitted to Enrollment Services by COB

August 5

Deadline to submit 5206 paper DAPP with late fee (DAPP must be submitted to Enrollment Services with attached late fee receipt)

August 5 Summer Classes End/Last day to Withdraw from PUBH Summer 2020 Classes
August 6 – 7 Final Exam Period
August 6 Graduating students grades due by 5:00 p.m.


August 7

End of Term/Graduation Date


August 12

Faculty Grade Entry Deadline 5:00 p.m. for non-graduating students (PUBH deadline different from University’s deadline)