2019–20 Academic Calendar

 

August 22

Orientation Leaders Move In to Lenfest Hall

August 23

New International Student Move In to Lenfest Hall

August 23-24

New International Student Orientation

August 25

New U.S. Student Move in to Lenfest Hall

August 25-30

All New Student Orientation

August 26

Placement Exams

August 26

Faculty In-Service Day

August 27-28

Registration for New Students

August 29-September 2

Returning Student Move in to Lenfest Hall

August 30

Meal Plan Begins with Breakfast

September 2

Labor Day Holiday – No Classes

September 3

Fall Semester Begins

 

Convocation, 10 a.m. - Classes Start at 12 p.m.

September 17

Last Day to Add Classes

October 1

Last Day to Drop Classes

November 8

Academic Advising - No Classes

November 25-December 1

Fall Break/Thanksgiving Vacation - No Classes, Dining Services Closed

December 1

Dining Services Resume; Spring Semester Registration Begins

December 2

Classes Resume

December 13

Holiday Party, 7 p.m.

December 15

Reading Day - No Classes or Applied Music

December 16-18

Exam Period - No Classes or Applied Music

December 18

Fall Semester Ends, 6 p.m.

December 19

Lenfest Hall Closes for Winter Vacation, 5 p.m.

December 19-January 12

Winter Vacation - No Classes, Dining Services Closed

January 10

Faculty In-Service Day

January 12

Lenfest Hall Reopens, Dining Services Resume with Dinner

January 13

Spring Semester Begins

January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

January 27

Last Day to Add Classes

February 3-7

No Classes - Curtis Symphony Orchestra Tour

February 10

Classes Resume

February 17

Last Day to Drop Classes

March 9-15

Spring Vacation, Dining Services Closed

March 15

Dining Services Resume with Dinner

March 16

Classes Resume

May 11

Reading Day - No Classes or Applied Music

May 11

Graduating Class Dinner

May 12-14

Exam Period - No Applied Music

May 14

Spring Semester Ends, 6 p.m., Meal Plan Ends

May 15

Commencement Rehearsal

May 16

Commencement, 11 a.m.

May 17

Lenfest Hall Move Out Deadline