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Academic Calendars


Our undergraduate programs operate on a semester system. We offer two full-length semesters (fall and spring) as well as shorter winter and summer sessions. The Adults in Motion (AIM) program offers half term and full term sesions during the fall, spring, and summer terms. Graduate programs operate on a trimester system.

Columbia Day Schedule 2020

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Spring 2020

Monday January 13 Advising
Monday January 13 Day Classes Begin
Monday January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (No Classes)
Monday January 21 Last Day to Register or Add a Class (Day)
Monday-Friday March 09-13 Spring Break
Monday-Friday March 11 Mid term Grades Due (8 a.m.)
Monday-Friday March 23-27 Advising & Registration (Junior & Seniors) for Fall 2020
Monday-Friday March 30-April 3 Advising & Registration (Freshmen & Sophomores) for Fall 2020
Monday April 6 Last Day to Drop a Class or Withdraw
Friday April 10 Good Friday Holiday (No Classes)
Tuesday April 21 Honors Covocation
Thursday April 23 Founder's Day (tentative)
Friday April 24 Last Day of Classes (Day)
Monday-Friday April 27-May 01 Final Exams (Day)
Friday May 01 Senior Grades Due (11 a.m.)
Friday May 01 Spring 2020 Term Ends
Friday May 01 Baccalaureate Service
Saturday May 02 Spring 2020 Commencement (10 a.m. CT)
Monday May 04 Final Grades Due (8:00 a.m.)

Columbia Day Schedule 2020-2021

Online & AIM Schedule 2020

Spring 2020

Monday January 13 Advising
Monday January 13 AIM Classes Begin (S1)
Monday January 17 Last Day to Register or Add a Class (S1)
Monday January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (No Classes)
Friday February 21 Last Day to Drop a Class (S1)
Friday March 06 S1 Ends
Monday March 09 AIM Classes Begin (S2)
Monday March 09 Final Grades Due (S1) 8 a.m
Wednesday March 13 Last Day to Register or Add a Class (S2)
Monday-Friday March 23 - 27 Advising & Registration (Junior & Seniors) for Fall 2020
Monday-Friday March 30 - April 3 Advising & Registration (Freshmen & Sophomores) for Fall 2020
Friday April 10 Good Friday Holiday (No Classes)
Friday April 17 Last Day to Drop a Class (S2)
Tuesday April 21 Honors Covocation
Thursday April 23 Founder's Day
Monday-Friday April 27 - May 01 Final Exams (Day)
Friday May 01 S2 Ends
Friday May 01 Baccalaureate Service
Saturday May 02 Spring 2020 Commencement (10 a.m. CT)
Monday May 04 Final Grades Due (8:00 a.m.)

Final Exam Schedule 2020

Spring 2020

Class Times

Monday, April 27
8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m. MWF
11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. MWF
1:30 p.m. - 2:20 p.m. MWF

Exam Times


8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 28
8 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. TR
11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. TR
2 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. TR

8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 29
9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. MWF
10:30 a.m. - 11:20 p.m. MWF
12:30 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. MWF

8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 30
9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. TR
12:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. TR
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. TR

8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, May 1
7:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. MWF
3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. MW

8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

School of Professional Counseling
Community Campus Class Schedule Meetings
HS & CHD Programs 2019-2020

These are the scheduled class meeting dates within the colleges approved semester terms.

Fall 2019 - Aug. 19-Dec. 13 Spring 2020 - Jan. 13 - May 1 Summer 2020 - May 4 - Aug. 21
Module 1A
August 23-24
September 6-7
September 20-21
October 4
Module 1A
January 17-18
January 31- February 1
February 14-15
February 28
Module 1A
May 8-9
May 22-23
June 5-6
June 19
Module 1B
August 30-31
September 13-14
September 27-28
October 5
Module 1B
January 24-25
February 7-8
February 21-22
February 29
Module 1B
May 15-16
May 29-30
June 12-13
June 20
Module 2A
October 18-19
November 1-2
November 15-16
December 6
Module 2A
March 6-7
March 20-21
April 3-4
April 24
Module 2A
June 26-27
July 17-18
July 31- August 1
August 14
Module 2B
October 25-26
November 8-9
November 22-23
December 7
Module 2B
March 13-14
March 27-28
April 17-18
April 25
Module 2B
July 10-11
July 24-25
August 7-8
August 15

Summer 2020

Day Classes

Full Term May 4 - August 21 (16 weeks)
Part of Term 2 May 4 - May 22 (3 weeks)
Part of Term 3 May 25 - June 12 (3 weeks)

AIM & Online Program

Session 1 - AIM May 4 - June 26 (8 weeks)
Session 2 - AIM June 29 - August 21 (8 weeks)

No Classes:

Monday May 25 Memorial Day Holiday
Wednesday July 04 Independence Day Holiday
Summer Classes 2021