Upcoming Key Dates

Below are important dates to help you plan ahead.

Fall 2019

  • Fall commencement ceremonies | Dec. 8
  • Classes end | Dec. 14
  • Exams end | Dec. 21

Winter 2020

  • Winterterm classes | Jan. 2–17

Spring 2020

  • Residence halls open | Jan. 19
  • Classes begin | Jan. 22
  • Spring break | March 14–22
  • Classes resume | March 23
  • Classes end | May 5
  • Final exams begin | May 7
  • Final exams end | May 13
  • Residence halls close for those not receiving may degrees (1 p.m.) | May 14
  • Commencement (XL center, Hartford - 4 p.m.) | May 15
  • Residence halls close for graduating students, noon | May 16

Summer 2020

  • Summerterm session I begins | May 18
  • Summerterm session II begins | July 6

Fall 2020

  • Residence halls open for new students | Aug. 22
  • Convocation | Aug. 22
  • Residence halls open for returning students | Aug. 23
  • Classes begin | Aug. 25
  • Thanksgiving recess begins (10 p.m.) | Nov. 24
  • Classes resume | Nov. 30
  • Fall commencement | Dec. 6
  • Classes end | Dec. 7
  • Final exams begin | Dec. 9
  • Final exams end | Dec. 15
  • Residence halls close | Dec. 17