Key Dates from the Academic Calendar


2019-2020 DRAFT UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG

Effective 1 June 2019 through 31 May 2020

Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Archives for PDF versions of past catalogs.



U.S. Campuses

Summer Term 2019

  • May 13-31: May term
  • May 27: First 5-week session begins
  • May 27: Memorial Day*
  • June 3: Summer session begins
  • June 28: First 5-week session ends
  • July 1: Second 5-week session begins
  • July 4: Independence Day Holiday*
  • July 26: Summer session ends
  • Aug. 2: Second 5-week session ends
  • Aug. 3: Summer graduation date

 

Fall 2019

  • Aug. 26: Fall Semester Classes Start
  • Aug. 26: Fall 1 Classes Start
  • Sep. 2: Labor Day Holiday*
  • Oct. 18: Fall 1 Classes End
  • Oct. 21-25: Fall Break
  • Oct. 28: Fall 2 Classes Start
  • Nov. 28-29: Thanksgiving Break*
  • Dec. 20: Fall 2 Classes End
  • Dec. 20: Fall Semester Classes End
  • Dec. 21: Graduation Date

 

Spring 2020

  • Jan. 13: Spring Semester Classes Start
  • Jan. 13: Spring 1 Classes Start
  • Jan. 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day*
  • March 6: Spring 1 Classes End
  • March 9-13: Spring Break
  • March 16: Spring 2 Classes Start
  • May 8: Spring Semester Classes End
  • May 8: Spring 2 Classes End
  • May 9: Commencement
  • May 16: Graduation Date

 

International Campuses

Summer 2019

  • Athens: May 27 - June 21 (Summer 1); June 24 - July 19 (Summer 2); July 22 - August 16 (Summer 3)
  • Geneva: May 20 - July 12
  • Ghana: June 3 - July 26
  • Leiden: May 20 - June 28
  • Thailand: June 3 - July 26
  • Vienna: May 13 - May 31 (May Term); May 27 - June 28 (Summer 1)

 

Fall 2019

Fall 1 Session

  • Athens: August 26 - October 18
  • Geneva: August 26 - October 18
  • Ghana: August 26 - October 18
  • Leiden: August 26 - October 18
  • Thailand: August 26 - October 18
  • Vienna: August 26 - October 18

 

Fall Semester

  • Athens: August 26 - December 20
  • Geneva: August 26 - December 20
  • Ghana: August 26 - December 20
  • Leiden: August 26 - December 20
  • Thailand: August 26 - December 20
  • Vienna: August 26 - December 20

 

Fall 2 Session

  • Athens: October 29 - December 20
  • Geneva: October 28 - December 20 
  • Ghana: October 28 - December 20
  • Leiden: October 28 - December 20
  • Thailand: October 28 - December 20
  • Vienna: October 28 - December 20

 

Spring 2020

Spring 1 Session

  • Athens: January 13 - March 6
  • Geneva: January 13 - March 6
  • Ghana: January 13 - March 6
  • Leiden: January 13 - March 6
  • Thailand: January 13 - March 6
  • Vienna: January 13 - March 6

 

Spring Semester

  • Athens: January 13 - May 8
  • Geneva: January 13 - May 8
  • Ghana: January 13 - May 8
  • Leiden: January 13 - May 8
  • Thailand: January 13 - May 8
  • Vienna: January 13 - May 8

 

Spring 2 Session

  • Athens: March 11 - May 8
  • Geneva: March 16 - May 8
  • Ghana: March 16 - May 8
  • Leiden: March 16 - May 8
  • Thailand: March 16 - May 8
  • Vienna: March 16 - May 8

 

 

Note: The actual class attendance dates and the holiday schedule listed may vary as required by campus location. Some classes do meet on University holidays. Students should check with their local campus for specific calendar information. The calendar is subject to change should circumstances warrant.

*Only U.S. on ground courses do not meet on these dates.

For more detailed information, including registration dates and drop and withdrawal deadlines, consult the full Academic Calendar at www.webster.edu/academics/academic-calendar.