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SMU Guildhall Academic Calendar

Spring
2019

     
Jan 18   First Day of Class  
Jan 21   University Holiday (MLK Day)  
Mar 11-17   Spring Break  
Apr 19   University Holiday (Good Friday)  
May 7   Reading Day  
May 8-9   Final Exams  
May 14-15   Faculty Planning Days  
May 17    Exhibition & Graduate Celebration  
May 18   Commencement (with University)  

Summer
2019

     
May 20   First Day of Class
 
May 27
  University Holiday (Memorial Day)  
July 4   University Holiday (Independence Day)  
July 16-18   Final Exams  

Fall 2019

     
July 18   First Day to Enroll  
Aug 23   Cohort 29 Orientation
 
Aug 26   First Day of Class
 
Aug 30   Last Day to enroll, add a course, or drop a course without tuition billing while remaining enrolled for the term  
Sept 2
  University Holiday (Labor Day)
 
Sept 9   Last Day to drop a course without academic record (tuition charges apply) or withdraw from university without academic record (withdrawal refund schedule applies)  
Oct 14-15
  Fall Break
 
Nov 1   60% Date  
Nov 8   Last Day to drop a course (grade of W)  
Nov 26   Last Day to withdraw from the University  
Nov 27
  No Classes
 
Nov 28-29
  Thanksgiving Break
 
Dec 10-11
  Reading Days
 
Dec 12-13
  Final Exams
 
Dec 16   Faculty Planning Day  

Spring 2020

     
Nov 11   First Day to Enroll  
Jan 17   First Day of Class
 
Jan 20
  University Holiday (MLK Day)
 
Jan 24   Last Day to enroll, add a course, or drop a course without tuition billing while remaining enrolled for the term  
Jan 31   Last Day to drop a course without academic record (tuition charges apply) or withdraw from university without academic record (withdrawal refund schedule applies)
 
Mar 16-20
  Spring Break
 
Mar 25   60% Date  
Apr 7   Last Day to drop a course (grade of W)  
Apr 10
  University Holiday (Good Friday)
 
Apr 24   Last Day to withdraw from the University  
May 5
  Reading Day
 
May 6-7
  Final Exams
 
May 13-14
  Faculty Planning Days  
May 15
  Exhibition & Graduate Celebration (Tentative)
 
May 16
  Commencement (with University)
 

Summer 2020

     
Apr 27   First Day to Enroll  
May 25
  University Holiday (Memorial Day)
 
May 26
  First Day of Class
 
May 28   Last Day to add, drop, or enroll  
June 30   60% Date  
July 3
  University Holiday (Independence Day)
 
July 8   Last Day to drop a course (grade of W) or withdraw from the University  
July 20-22
  Final Exams
 
TBD
  Faculty Planning Day
 
Aug 4
  Degree Conferrals
 

 

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