Nov 21, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin

University Calendar


Note: Those using this calendar for planning purposes should check the University Calendar on the UM webpage for updates/changes.

Fall Semester 2019

 
August 23 Registration for new students
August 26 Classes begin
  Late Registration
  Payment deadline for Fall Semester registration
August 26-30 Drop/Add period
August 30 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
September 2 Labor Day Holiday (University closed)
October 10 Founders’ Day
October 14 Mid-Semester week begins
October 28 Spring Semester and Summer term registration begins for all currently enrolled graduate students
October 30 Spring Semester and Summer term registration begins for all currently enrolled undergraduate students
November 1 Last day for course or semester withdrawal (all students)
November 27-29 Thanksgiving holidays (University closed)
December 2 Classes resume
December 5-6 Classes meet as scheduled. However, no exams or quizzes (with the exception of make-up exams) may be administered and no other graded assignments may be due. See Fledgling for additional information.
December 9-13 Final examinations
December 13 Commencement at 5:00 pm Degree Conferral Date
December 18 - January 2 Winter Holidays begin at 5:00 p.m. (reopen 1/2/20)

 

Spring Semester 2020

 

January 2 University opens
January 3 Registration for new students
January 6 Classes begin
  Late Registration
  Payment deadline for Spring Semester registration
January 6-10 Drop/Add period
January 10 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (University closed)
February 5-8 College Night and Homecoming activities
February 7 No classes
February 24 Mid-Semester week begins
March 16 Last day for course or semester withdrawal (all students)
*March 20 Spring holidays for students and faculty begin at 5:00 pm
*March 30 Classes resume at 8:00 am
April 6 Fall Semester registration begins for all currently enrolled graduate students
April 8 Fall Semester registration begins for all currently enrolled undergraduate students
April 23-24 Classes meet as scheduled; no exams or quizzes (with the exception of make-up exams) may be administered and no other graded assignments may be due. See Fledgling for additional information.
April 27-May 1    Final examinations
May 2 Commencement (TBA) Degree Conferral Date

*If Shelby County schools revises its calendar, this date will be adjusted accordingly.

Summer Semester 2020

Full Summer Term

May 4 Registration
  Classes Begin
  Payment deadline for Full Summer registration
May 8 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
May 25 Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed
June 17 Mid-term
June 23 Last day for course or term withdrawal (all students)
July 3 Independence Day holiday (University closed)
July 30 No Classes for Full Summer, Combined, and Summer II terms. 
July 31 Final examinations
  Summer Degree Conferral Date

May Term

May 4 Registration
  Classes Begin
  Payment deadline for May Term registration
  Last day to register or add courses
May 5 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
May 13 Mid-term
May 14 Last day for course or term withdrawal (all students)
May 22 Final examinations
May 25 Memorial Day holiday (University closed)

Combined Summer Term

May 29 Registration
June 1 Classes Begin
  Last day to register or add courses
  Payment deadline for Combined Term registration
June 3 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
June 30 Mid-term
July 3 Independance Day holiday (University closed)
July 7 Last day for course or term withdrawal (all students)
July 30 No Classes for Full Summer, Combined, and Summer II terms.
July 31 Final examinations
  Degree Conferral Date

Summer I

May 29 Registration
  Registration for new students for Summer I and II
June 1 Classes begin
  Payment deadline for Summer I registration
  Last day to register or add courses
June 2 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
June 15 Mid-term
June 16 Last day for course or term withdrawal (all students)
June 25 No classes for Summer I term; Reading Day
June 26 Final examinations

Summer II

July 6 Classes begin
  Payment deadline for Summer II registration
  Last day to add courses or late registration
July 7 Last day for refund for dropped course(s)
July 20 Mid-term
July 21 Last day for course or term withdrawal (all students)
July 30 No Classes for Full Summer, Combined, and Summer II terms.
July 31 Final examinations
  Degree Conferral Date