Northwest University Calendar

August 2020

August 2020

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Academic Calendar

Summer Semester 2020
Summer University: May-August Sessions May 12–Aug 21
Summer Last Day to Register; Last Day to Add/Drop Courses End of the second day of scheduled classes
Memorial Day (University Closed) May 25
Fourth of July (University Closed) July 3
Fall Semester 2020
Residence Halls and Dining Hall Open (New Students) Aug 27
Residence Halls and Dining Hall Open (Returning Students) Aug 28
New Student Orientation (CELE Program) Aug 26-27
New Student Orientation (Undergraduate Program) Aug 27-30
First Day of Classes (Undergraduate Program) Aug 31
Academic Convocation Sept 2
Last Day to Register; Last Day to Add/Drop Courses Sept 4
Labor Day Holiday (University closed) Sept 7
Reading Days (no classes) Oct 22-23
Priority Registration for Spring Semester Opens Nov 2
Last Day to Withdraw from a class Nov 20
Board of Directors Meeting Nov 19-20
Thanksgiving Break – No Classes Nov 25
Thanksgiving Holidays (University closed) Nov 26-27
Last Day of Classes Dec 14
Final Exams Dec 15-18
Student Semester Break (no classes) Dec 21-Jan 10
University Offices Closed Dec 24-Jan 1
Spring Semester 2021
Residence Halls and Dining Hall Open (New Students) Jan 10
Residence Halls and Dining Hall Open (Returning Students) Jan 10
New Student Orientation and Registration (CELE Program) Jan 7-9
New Student Orientation and Registration (Traditional Undergraduate) Jan 10
First Day of Classes (Undergraduate Program) Jan 11
Last Day to Register; Last Day to Add/Drop Courses Jan 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed) Jan 18
Presidents' Day (University closed) Feb 15
Spring Break (no classes) Mar 8-12
Priority Registration for Fall Semester Opens Mar 29
Last Day to Withdraw from a class Apr 9
Reading Day (no classes) Apr 1
Good Friday (University closed) Apr 2
Last Day of Classes Apr 30
Baccalaureate Chapel Apr 30
Final Exams May 3–6
Board of Directors Meeting May 6-7
Graduate Celebration May 7
Commencement May 8