The University of Akron Academic Calendar

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Term

Event

Career

2018-2019

2019-2020

Fall Start of term G/U Aug 27, 2018 TBD
Fall 15 week, 1st 7.5 week, and 1st 5 week sessions begin G/U Aug 27, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to add 1st 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Aug 28, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to add 1st 7.5 week session classes without signatures G/U Aug 29, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to drop 1st 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Aug 31, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to add 15 week session classes without signatures G/U Sep 2, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to drop 1st 7.5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Sep 2, 2018 TBD
Fall Labor Day holiday - University closed G/U Sep 3, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to drop 15 week session classes without "WD" G/U Sep 9, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to withdraw from 1st 5 week session classes G/U Sep 11, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to withdraw from 1st 7.5 week session classes G/U Sep 18, 2018 TBD
Fall 1st 5 week session ends G/U Sep 30, 2018 TBD
Fall 2nd 5 week session begins G/U Oct 1, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to add 2nd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Oct 2, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to drop 2nd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Oct 5, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to withdraw from 15 week session classes G/U Oct 14, 2018 TBD
Fall 1st 7.5 week session ends G/U Oct 16, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to withdraw from Fall 2nd 5 week session classes G/U Oct 16, 2018 TBD
Fall 2nd 7.5 week session begins G/U Oct 17, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to add 2nd 7.5 week session classes without signatures G/U Oct 20, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to drop 2nd 7.5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Oct 23, 2018 TBD
Spring Priority registration begins G/U Oct 29, 2018 TBD
Fall Graduation application deadline G Nov 1, 2018 TBD
Fall 2nd 5 week session ends G/U Nov 4, 2018 TBD
Fall 3rd 5 week session begins G/U Nov 5, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to add 3rd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Nov 6, 2018 TBD
Fall Veteran's Day observance - Staff holiday, classes held G/U Nov 12, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to drop 3rd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Nov 9, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to withdraw from 2nd 7.5 week session classes G/U Nov 10, 2018 TBD
Fall Last day to withdraw from 3rd 5 week session classes G/U Nov 20, 2018 TBD
Fall Thanksgiving recess - University closes at 5:00pm on Wednesday G/U Nov 22-25, 2018 TBD
Spring Graduation application deadline U Dec 1, 2018 TBD
Fall Final instructional day G/U Dec 9, 2018 TBD
Fall 15 week, 2nd 7.5 week, and 3rd 5 week sessions end G/U Dec 9, 2018 TBD
Fall Final examinations G/U Dec 10-16, 2018 TBD
Fall Commencement G/U Dec 15, 2018 TBD
Fall Final grades due G/U Dec 18, 2018 TBD
Christmas Holiday observance - University closed G/U Dec 25, 2018 TBD
New Year's Day observance - University closed G/U Jan 1, 2019 TBD
Audit 60+ in-person registration G/U Jan 10-11, 2019 TBD
Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance - University closed G/U Jan 21, 2019 TBD
Spring Start of term G/U Jan 14, 2019 TBD
Spring 15 week, 1st 7.5 week, and 1st 5 week sessions begin G/U Jan 14, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to add 1st 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jan 15, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to add 1st 7.5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jan 16, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to drop 1st 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jan 18, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to add 15 week session classes without signatures G/U Jan 20, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to drop 1st 7.5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jan 20, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to drop 15 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jan 27, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to withdraw from 1st 5 week session classes G/U Jan 29, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to withdraw from 1st 7.5 week session classes G/U Feb 5, 2019 TBD
Spring 1st 5 week session ends G/U Feb 17, 2019 TBD
Spring 2nd 5 week session begins G/U Feb 18, 2019 TBD
Spring President's Day observance (School of Law classes held) G/U Feb 19, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to add 2nd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Feb 19, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to drop 2nd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Feb 22, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to withdraw from 15 week session classes G/U Mar 3, 2019 TBD
Spring 1st 7.5 week session ends G/U Mar 5, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to withdraw from 2nd 5 week session classes G/U Mar 5, 2019 TBD
Spring 2nd 7.5 week session begins G/U Mar 6, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to add 2nd 7.5 week session classes without signatures G/U Mar 9, 2019 TBD
Summer Priority registration begins G/U TBD TBD
Spring Last day to drop 2nd 7.5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Mar 12, 2019 TBD
Spring 2nd 5 week session ends G/U Mar 24, 2019 TBD
Spring Spring recess G/U Mar 25-Mar 31, 2019 TBD
Spring Graduation application deadline G Apr 1, 2019 TBD
Summer Graduation application deadline U Apr 1, 2019 TBD
Fall Priority registration begins G/U TBD TBD
Spring 3rd 5 week session begins G/U Apr 1, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to add 3rd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Apr 2, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to drop 3rd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Apr 5, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to withdraw from 2nd 7.5 week session classes G/U Apr 6, 2019 TBD
Spring Last day to withdraw from 3rd 5 week session classes G/U Apr 16, 2019 TBD
Spring Final instructional day G/U May 5, 2019 TBD
Spring 15 week, 2nd 7.5 week, and 3rd 5 week sessions end G/U May 5, 2019 TBD
Spring Final examinations G/U May 6-12, 2019 TBD
Spring Commencement G/U May 10-12, 2019 TBD
Spring Final grades due G/U May 14, 2019 TBD
Audit 60+ in-person registration G/U May 16-17, 2019 TBD
Summer Intersession and 1st 8 week session begin G/U May 20, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to add intersession classes without signatures G/U May 20, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to drop intersession classes without "WD" G/U May 22, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to add 1st 8 week session classes without signatures G/U May 23, 2019 TBD
Summer Memorial Day observance - University closed G/U May 27, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to drop 1st 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U May 27, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to withdraw from intersession classes G/U May 28, 2019 TBD
Summer Intersession ends G/U Jun 9, 2019 TBD
Summer 1st 5 week and 2nd 8 week sessions begin G/U Jun 10, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to add 1st 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jun 11, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to add 2nd 8 week session classes without signatures G/U Jun 13, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to drop 1st 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jun 14, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to withdraw from 1st 8 week session classes G/U Jun 14, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to drop 2nd 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jun 17, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to withdraw from 1st 5 week session classes G/U Jun 25, 2019 TBD
Summer Graduation application deadline G Jul 1, 2019 TBD
Fall Graduation application deadline U Jul 1, 2019 TBD
Summer Independence Day observance - University closed G/U Jul 4, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to withdraw from 2nd 8 week session classes G/U Jul 5, 2019 TBD
Summer 1st 5 week and 1st 8 week sessions end G/U Jul 14, 2019 TBD
Summer 2nd 5 week session begins G/U Jul 15, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to add 2nd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jul 16, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to drop 2nd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jul 19, 2019 TBD
Summer Last day to withdraw from 2nd 5 week session classes G/U Jul 30, 2019 TBD
Summer 2nd 8 week session ends G/U Aug 4, 2019 TBD
Summer 2nd 5 week session ends G/U Aug 18, 2019 TBD
Summer Final grades due G/U Aug 20, 2019 TBD
Audit 60+ in-person registration G/U TBD TBD