Fall 2019

  • Aug 26: Classes Begin
  • Aug 30: Last Day to File Application for a December Degree
  • Sep 2: Labor Day -- No Classes
  • Sep 7: Bird's Nest Welcome Event, 6 PM
  • Oct 11: Autumn Day -- No Classes
  • Oct 18-19: Writing and PhD Workshops
    • Friday the 18th from 1 to 6 PM; Saturday the 19th from 10 AM to 4 PM; Refreshments Provided.
  • Nov 8: Graduate Student Registration Begins
  • Nov 16: Language Exam
  • Nov 27-29: Thanksgiving Holiday -- No Classes
  • Dec 6: Last Day of Classes
  • Dec 9 - 11: Oral Examinations

Spring 2020

  • Jan 13: Classes Begin
  • Jan 17: Last Day to File an Application for May Degree
  • Jan 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day -- No Classes
  • Mar 9 - 13: Spring Break -- No Classes
  • March 27: Bowling Night
  • Mar 31: Cesar Chavez Day -- No Classes
  • Apr 8 - 10: No Classes -- Easter Holidays
  • April 18: Language Exams
  • May 1: Last Day of Classes
  • May 4-8: Oral Examinations
  • May 10: Graduate Commencement