Academic Calendar and Finals Schedule

Academic Calendar
Finals Schedule

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

 Fall Semester
Faculty & Staff Fall Workshop Thursday, August 15, 2019
Freshmen Arrive Friday, August 16, 2019
Upperclassmen Return Sunday, August 18, 2019
Registration Validation Monday, August 19, 2019
Classes Begin Monday, August 19, 2019
Last Day to Add an online course (Term I) Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Convocation Thursday, August 22, 2019
Last Day to Add & Drop w/o “W” Friday, August 23, 2019
Labor Day (no classes all day) Monday, September 02, 2019
Family Weekend Saturday, September 21, 2019
Fall Break (no classes all day) Monday, October 14, 2019
Mid-Term Grades Due Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Pre-Registration for Spring Begins Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Homecoming Weekend Saturday, October 19, 2019
Term 2 Begins Monday, October 21, 2019
Last Day to Drop Courses w/”W” Friday, November 22, 2019
Thanksgiving Recess Begins  Saturday, November 23, 2019
Thanksgiving Recess Ends  Sunday, December 01, 2019
Last Day of Classes Friday, December 06, 2019
December Commencement Saturday, December 07, 2019
Number of classes for the semester  
Final Exams  Dec. 9-13, 2019 (M-F)
Final Grades due by 8 a.m. Monday, December 16, 2019
Students may view grades on myCMU Wednesday, December 18, 2019
 January Term
Registration for ONLINE January Classes Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Regular Registration (non-online January classes) Wednesday, October 16, 2019
ONLINE January Session Begins Monday, December 16, 2019
January Session Ends Friday, January 10, 2020
Final Grades due by 8 a.m. Monday, January 13, 2020
Students may view grades on myCMU Wednesday, January 15, 2020
 Spring Semester
Residence Halls Open Sunday, January 12, 2020
Registration Validation Monday, January 13, 2020
Classes Begin  Monday, January 13, 2020
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day (no classes) Monday, January 20, 2020
Last Day to add an Online Course (Term III) Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Last Day to Add & Drop w/o “W” Friday, January 17, 2020
Mid-Term Grades Due Monday, March 09, 2020
Pre-Registration for May, Summer, & Fall Monday, March 09, 2020
Term IV Begins Monday, March 16, 2020
Spring Recess Begins Saturday, March 21, 2020
Spring Recess Ends Sunday, March 29, 2020
Service Day—no classes except labs Thursday, April 02, 2020
Good Friday (no classes all day) Friday, April 10, 2020
Last Day to Drop Courses w/”W” Friday, April 24, 2020
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 01, 2020
Number of classes per semester  
Final Exams May 4 - 8, 2020 (M-F)
Commencement (Fayette) Saturday, May 09, 2020
Final Grades due by 8 a.m.  Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Students may view grades on myCMU Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Summer Session
Summer Registration Monday, March 23, 2020
Summer Classes Begin Monday, May 11, 2020
Monday, June 8, 2020
and other dates
Last Day to Drop Summer Courses w/o ”W” One week before end of course
Fourth of July observed (no classes all day) Friday, July 03, 2020
Summer Session ends Friday, August 14, 2020
Summer Session grades due Monday, August 17, 2020
Students may view grades on myCMU Tuesday, August 18, 2020

 

Finals Schedule

Regular Class Time FALL 2019 Final Exam Time SPRING 2020 Final Exam Time
8 MWF Thurs., Dec. 12, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Thurs., May 7, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
9 MWF Wed., Dec. 11, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Wed., May 6, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
10 MWF Wed., Dec. 11, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wed., May 6, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
11 MWF Mon., Dec. 9, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Mon., May 4, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
Noon MWF, TR Tues., Dec. 10, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tues., May 5, 4:30--6:30 p.m.
1 MWF Mon., Dec. 9, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Mon., May 4, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
2 MWF Wed., Dec. 11, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Wed., May 6, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
3 MWF Mon., Dec. 9, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Mon., May 4, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Mon. evening (5 p.m. or later) Mon., Dec. 9, 8-10 p.m. Mon., May 4, 8-10 p.m.
Wed. evening (5 p.m. or later) Wed., Dec. 11, 8-10 p.m. Wed., May 6, 8-10 p.m.
8/8:30 TR Mon., Dec. 9, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mon., May 4, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
9 TR Tues., Dec. 10, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tues., May 5, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
11 TR Tues., Dec. 10, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Tues., May 5, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
1 TR Tues., Dec. 10, 1:30 –3:30 p.m. Tues., May 5, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
2/2:25 TR Thurs., Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thurs., May 7, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
3 TR Wed., Dec. 11, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wed., May 6, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Tues. evening (5 p.m. or later) Tues., Dec. 10, 8-10 p.m. Tues., May 5, 8-10 p.m.
Thurs. evening (5 pm. or later) Thurs., Dec. 12, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thurs., May 7, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Fri., Dec. 13, Arragned Fri., May 8, Arranged