Academic Calendar 2019-2020

August 2019
  21 Wednesday Genesis and Odyssey pre-orientation programs
  22 Thursday Orientation begins; first-year and transfer students arrive
  23-26 Fri-Mon Team Advising for first-year students and New Student Orientation
  25-26 Sun-Mon      Upperclassmen arrive
  26 Monday Online registration for first-year and transfer students
  26 Monday Opening Convocation
  27 Tuesday       Fall semester classes begin;  Add Period begins; Delete Period begins; period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option begins
September 2019
  2 Monday Labor Day; classes WILL meet
  3 Tuesday Add Period ends; online registration closes at 9 a.m.
  3 Tuesday Limited Add Period begins at 9 a.m.
  9 Monday Limited Add Period ends; Delete Period ends
 10 Tuesday Course Withdrawal Period begins
 27 Friday Fall break begins at 5 p.m.
October 2019
  2 Wednesday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
  7 Monday Period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option ends 
  8 Tuesday Classes WILL NOT meet after 5 p.m.
  9 Wednesday Yom Kippur: classes WILL NOT meet
 10 Thursday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
 11-13 Fri-Sun Fall Weekend
 14 Monday Prospective Student Open House; classes WILL meet
November 2019
  4 Monday     Course Withdrawal Period ends
  5 Tuesday All College Symposium: Classes WILL NOT Meet
 11-15 Mon-Fri Advising for spring semester 2020 pre-registration
 19-22 Tue-Fri Pre-registration (online) for spring semester 2020
  26 Tuesday Thanksgiving Break begins at the end of class day
December 2019
  2 Monday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
  9 Monday Fall semester classes end
 10-11 Tues-Wed Review days
 12 Thursday Final examinations begin at  9 a.m.
 16 Monday Final examinations end at noon; winter break begins
   TBD   Administrative offices close at the end of the day
January 2020
   TBD   Administrative offices re-open
   3 Friday Fall semester grades due by 4 p.m.
  16 Thursday  Orientation begins for new students
  19 Sunday Housing re-opens
  20 Monday Martin Luther King Day; Classes WILL NOT meet
  21 Tuesday Spring semester classes begin; Add Period begins; Delete Period begins; period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option begins
  27 Monday Add Period ends; online registration system closes at 5 p.m.
  28

Tuesday

Limited Add Period begins
February 2020
  3 Monday Limited Add Period ends; Delete Period ends
  4 Tuesday Voluntary Withdrawal Period begins
March 2020
  2 Monday Period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option ends
  6 Friday Spring break begins at 5 p.m.
  23 Monday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
April 2020
  1 Wednesday Course Withdrawal Period ends
  5 Sunday Founders Day
  6-10 Mon-Fri Advising for fall semester 2020 pre-registration 
  14-16 Tues-Thurs Pre-registration (online) for fall semester 2020
  29 Wednesday Senior Honors Studies due by 4 p.m.
May 2020
  6 Wednesday Spring semester classes end
 7-8 Thurs-Fri Review days
  9 Saturday Final examinations begin at 9 a.m.
  11 Monday Final examinations for seniors end at 5 p.m.
  12 Tuesday Spring semester grades for graduating seniors and Master's candidates due by 5 p.m.
  13 Wednesday Final examinations for non-graduating students end at noon
  17 Sunday One Hundred and Second (102nd) Commencement
  19 Tuesday Spring semester grades for non-graduating students due by 4 p.m.
29-31 Fri-Sun Reunion Weekend

Fall semester: 68 class days; 2 review days; 4 1/3 exam days
Spring semester: 67 class days; 2 review days; 4 1/3 exam days

College's Policy on Observing Religious Holidays: https://www.conncoll.edu/campus-life/religious-and-spiritual-life/