Academic Calendar


To view the CPS Expanded Academic Calendars in grid format, click here

 


FALL 2019 UNDERGRADUATE SEMESTER

 
First day of registration for fall classes Monday, Jun 17
First day of full and half-semester A fall classes Tuesday, Sep 3
Last day of online class add for half-semester A fall classes Monday, Sep 9
Last day of online class add for full-semester fall classes Monday, Sep 16
Last day to drop a full-semester or half-semester A fall class without a "W" grade Monday, Sep 16
Columbus Day observed – no classes Monday, Oct 14
Last day of half-semester A fall classes Saturday, Oct 19
Last day to drop a half-semester A fall class with a "W" grade Sunday, Oct 20
Final exams for half-semester A fall classes Oct 21-Oct 22
First day of half-semester B fall classes Wednesday, Oct 23
Last day of online class add for half-semester B fall classes Tuesday, Oct 29
Last day to drop a half-semester B fall class without a "W" grade Tuesday, Nov 5
Veterans' Day – no classes Monday, Nov 11
Thanksgiving recess Nov 27-Dec 1
Last Day to drop a full-semester fall class with a "W" grade Sunday, Dec 8
Final exams for full-semester fall classes Dec 9-14
Last day of half-semester B fall classes Wednesday, Dec 11
Last day to drop a half-semester B fall class with a "W" grade Wednesday, Dec 11
Final exams for half-semester B fall classes Dec 12-14

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

 


FALL 2019 GRADUATE QUARTER

 
First day of registration for fall classes Monday, Jun 17
First day of full and first-half fall sessions Monday, Sep 16
Last day of online class add for first-half fall session classes Sunday, Sep 22
Last day of online class add for full fall session classes Sunday, Sep 29
Last day to drop a full or first-half fall session class without a "W" grade Sunday, Sep 29
Columbus Day observed – no classes Monday, Oct 14
Last day to drop a first-half fall session class with a "W" grade Sunday, Oct 20
Final exams for first-half fall session Oct 21-26
First day of second-half fall classes Monday, Oct 28
Last day of online class add for second-half fall session classes Sunday, Nov 3
Last day to drop a second-half fall session class without a "W" grade Sunday, Nov 10
Veterans' Day – no classes Monday, Nov 11
Thanksgiving recess Nov 25-Dec 1
Last day to drop a full or second-half fall session class with a "W" grade Sunday, Dec 8
Final exams for full and second-half fall session classes Dec 9-14

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

 


WINTER 2020 GRADUATE QUARTER

 
First day of registration for winter classes Monday, Nov 4
First day of full and first-half winter sessions Monday, Jan 6
Last day of online class add for first-half winter session classes Sunday, Jan 12
Last day of online class add for full winter session classes Sunday, Jan 19
Last day to drop a full or first-half winter session class without a "W" grade Sunday, Jan 19
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday observed – no classes Monday, Jan 20
Last day to drop a first-half winter session class with a "W" grade Sunday, Feb 9
Final exams for first-half winter session Feb 10-15
Presidents' Day, no classes Monday, Feb 17
First day of second-half winter classes Tuesday, Feb 18
Last day of online class add for second-half winter session classes Monday, Feb 24
Last day to drop a second-half winter session class without a "W" grade Monday, Mar 2
Last day to drop a full or second-half winter session class with a "W" grade Sunday, Mar 22
Final exams for full and second-half winter session classes Mar 23-28

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

 


SPRING 2019 UNDERGRADUATE SEMESTER

 
First day of registration for spring classes Monday, Nov 4
First day of full and half-semester A spring classes Monday, Jan 6
Last day of online class add for half-semester A spring classes Sunday, Jan 12
Last day of online class add for full-semester spring classes Sunday, Jan 19
Last day to drop a full-semester or half-semester A spring class without a "W" grade Sunday, Jan 19
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday observed – no classes Monday, Jan 20
Presidents' Day, no classes Monday, Feb 17
Last day of half-semester A spring classes Saturday, Feb 22
Spring break for full-semester spring classes Feb. 23-Mar 1
Last day to drop a half-semester A spring class with a "W" grade Sunday, Feb. 23
Final exams for half-semester A spring classes Feb 24-Feb 25
First day of half-semester B spring classes Monday, Mar 2
Last day of online class add for half-semester B spring classes Sunday, Mar 8
Last day to drop a half-semester B spring class without a "W" grade Sunday, Mar 15
Last day of full-semester and half-semester B spring classes Saturday, Apr 18
Last Day to drop a full-semester or half-semester B spring class with a "W" grade Monday, Apr 20
Last day of half-semester B spring classes Apr 21-Apr 22
Final exams for full-semester spring classes Apr 21-Apr 25

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.