IMPORTANT DATES

Important Dates for the 2019-2020 Academic Year

• August 19, 2019
New graduate student orientation – MGM

• August 20, 2019
New graduate student orientation – The Graduate School

• August 23-24, 2019
RCR Retreat – new students

• August 26, 2019
Fall Classes Begin

• September 2, 2019
Labor Day – Classes in session

• September 6, 2019
Drop/Add ends

• September 6-8, 2019 (Friday thru Sunday)
MGM Department Retreat

• October 4-8, 2019
Fall Break – starts evening of the 4th

• October 30, 2019
Spring 2020 Registration begins

• Basic Science Day Symposium
TBD

• November 11, 2019
Spring 2020 Registration ends

• November 12, 2019
Spring 2020 Drop/Add begins

• November 26-December 1, 2019
Thanksgiving Break – starts evening of the 26th

• November 26, 2019
Graduate Classes End

• November 27 – December 10, 2019
Graduate reading period

• December 7, 2019
MGM Holiday Party

• December 16, 2019
Final examinations end

• January 2-10, 2020
Advising Sessions for Senior Students

• January 8, 2020
Spring Classes Begin

• January 22, 2020
Spring Drop/Add ends

• February 13-15, 2020
MGM Recruitment Weekend

• March 6-15, 2020
Spring Recess – starts evening of the 6th

• April 1, 2020
Registration begins for Fall 2020

• April 10, 2020
Fall 2020 Drop/Add begins

• April 15, 2020
The 42nd Annual Jim McGinnis Memorial Lecture

• April 15, 2020
Spring (Graduate) Classes End

• April 16-26, 2020
Graduate Reading Period

• May 2, 2020
Final examinations end

• May 8, 2020
MGM Graduation Celebration

• May 9, 2020
Hooding Ceremony

• May 10, 2020
Graduation exercises, conferring of degrees

• June 15-22, 2020
Student advising session – new affiliates

• IDP MGM Workshop
TBD (June 2020)

• RCR Training
TBD (July 2020)

Visit the Office of the University Registrar for a complete 2019-2020 Academic Calendar.