Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2018

Description Date(s) Day(s) of Week
Confirmation Deadline Aug. 17 Friday
Faculty Conference Aug. 17 Friday
Classes Start (1) Aug. 20 Monday
Graduate Student Registration Deadline - Late Fee Applied After this Date Aug. 24 Friday
Labor Day - Campus Closed Sep. 3 Monday
Census Day Sep. 5 Wednesday
Fall Break (not always Columbus Day) Oct. 15 & 16 Monday & Tuesday
Midterm Grades Due Oct. 15 Monday
Last Withdrawal - Continuing Students (12 wks) Nov. 9 Friday
Priority Registration for Spring Term Nov. 12-16 Monday - Friday
Non-Class Day prior to Thanksgiving Break Nov. 21 Wednesday
Thanksgiving Break - Campus Closed Nov. 22-23 Thursday & Friday
Last Withdrawal - New Freshmen & Transfers Nov. 30 Friday
Classes End Dec. 6 Thursday
Dead Week - no exams Dec. 3-7 Monday - Friday
Dead Day - no academic activities Dec. 7 Friday
Final Exams Dec. 8, 10-13 Saturday, Monday - Thursday
Commencement Dec. 14 Friday
Semester Ends Dec. 14 Friday
Final Grades Due Dec. 17 Monday
Winter Break Dec. 17 - Jan 7

 Spring Semester 2019

Description Date(s) Day(s) of Week
Confirmation Deadline Jan. 7 Monday
Classes Start (1) Jan. 8 Tuesday
Graduate Student Registration Deadline - Late Fee Applied After this Date Jan. 11 Friday
Martin Luther King Day - Campus Closed Jan. 21 Monday
Census Day Jan. 23 Wednesday
Non-Class Day - President's Day (2 days) Feb. 18-19 Monday-Tuesday
Midterm Grades Due Mar. 4 Monday
Spring Break Mar. 23 - Mar. 31 Saturday - Sunday
Priority Registration Summer I & II, Fall April 1 - 5 Monday - Friday
Last Withdrawal - Continuing & Grad (13 weeks) April 10 Wednesday
E-Days April 12-14 Friday - Sunday
Last Withdrawal - New Freshmen, New Transfers, New Graduate Students in the first two semesters at CSM April 26 Friday
Classes End May 2 Thursday
Dead Week - No Exams Apr. 29 - May 3 Monday - Friday
Dead Day - No Academic Activities May 3 Friday
Final Exams May 4, 6-9 Saturday, Monday - Thursday
Commencement - Grad May 10 Friday
Commencement - UG May 10 Friday
Semester Ends May 10 Friday
Final Grades Due May 13 Monday

Summer Sessions 2019

Description Date(s) Day(s) of Week
Summer I Starts (6-week session) (1) May 13 Monday
Summer I Census May 17 Friday
Memorial Day - No Classes, Campus Closed May 27 Monday
Summer I Last Withdrawal - All Students June 7 Friday
Summer I Ends June 21 Friday
Summer I Grades Due June 24 Monday
Summer II Starts (6-week session) (1) June 24 Monday
Summer II Census June 28 Friday
Independence Day - No Classes, Campus Closed July 4 Thursday
Summer II Last Withdrawal - All Students July 19 Friday
Summer II Ends (2) Aug. 2 Friday
Summer II Grades Due Aug. 5 Monday
Summer II Last Withdrawal (8-week physics courses only) Aug. 2 Friday
Summer II Ends (8-week physics courses only) Aug. 15 Thursday
Summer II Grades Due (8-week physics curses only) Aug. 19 Monday
Summer Grades Available on Transcript Aug. 21 Wednesday
1

Petitions for changes in tuition classification due in the Registrar's Office for this term.

2

 PHGN courses end two weeks later on Thursday, August 16th.