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Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Dates and Deadlines

Refer to these calendars for your first day to register as well as deadlines for enrollment major activities: last day to add or drop, last day to withdraw, semester beginning and end dates, etc. Where appropriate, dates are given for each part of term.


Fall 2019

Note:

For Fee Payment and Refund deadlines, refer to University & Student Business Services calendars.

Degree-seeking students must be advised before registering. Undergraduate students should visit Academic Advising for advising information.

When registration opens for your classification, it opens at 8:00 am and remains open throughout the regular registration period.


Check Your Registration Status Before Registering

1st Day to Register:

  • Degree Seeking Graduate  -   April 1, 2019
    + Honors Students
    + Veterans
    + Students registered with Disability Resources for Students (DRS)

  • Seniors  -  April 2, 2019

  • Juniors  -  April 3, 2019

  • Sophomores  -  April 4, 2019

  • Continuing Freshmen  -  April 8, 2019

  • First-Time Freshmen  -  NSO. See note above.

  • Non-Degree Seeking  -  April 10, 2019

  • PC191/TN Employees & Elite Student Auditors  - refer to University & Student Business Services calendars.

Last Day of Regular Registration:

  • FULL - August 23, 2019
  • 1ST - August 23, 2019
  • 2ND - October 15, 2019
  • TN eCampus - August 23, 2019

Late Registration - $100 Late Registration Fee:

  • FULL - August 24 - 29, 2019
  • 1ST - August 24 - 27, 2019
  • 2ND - October 16 -17, 2019
  • TN eCampus - August 24 - 29, 2019

Last Day to Add or Change Sections:

  • FULL - FULL - August 29, 2019
  • 1ST - August 27, 2019
  • 2ND - October 17, 2019
  • TN eCampus - August 29, 2019

SPRING 2020 Regular Registration Begins: November 11, 2019, 8:00am

Fee Payment / Financial Aid

For Enrollment Fee Payment and Financial Aid Disbursement schedules, refer to University & Student Business Services calendars.

Refund / Drop / Withdraw Deadlines

Refunds: refer to University & Student Business Services calendars for 100%, 75%, and 25% Refund Deadlines.

Drop Period - Courses dropped on or before this date will not have grades assigned and will not appear on your transcript:

  • FULL - September 8, 2019
  • 1ST - September 8, 2019
  • 2ND - October 29, 2019
  • TN eCampus - September 8, 2019

Withdrawal Period - Courses dropped during this period will have "W" grades assigned and will appear on your transcript. Courses cannot be dropped online after this period:

  • FULL - September 9 - October 18, 2019
  • 1ST - September 9 - 18, 2019
  • 2ND - October 30 - November 9, 2019
  • TN eCampus - September 9 - October 18, 2019

Class Meetings, Breaks, & Final Exams

Term/Part of Term Lengths:

  • FULL  -  August 26 - December 12, 2019
  • 1ST  -  August 26 - October 11, 2019
  • 2ND  -  October 16 - December 4, 2019
  • TN eCampus  -  August 26 - December 11, 2019

Classes Begin:

  • FULL  -  August 26, 2019
  • 1ST  -  August 26, 2019
  • 2ND  -  October 16, 2019
  • TN eCampus  -  August 26, 2019

Labor Day - University CLOSED: September 2, 2019

Fall Break (Saturday - Tuesday):

  • FULL  -  October 12 - 15, 2019
  • 1ST  -  n/a
  • 2ND  -  n/a
  • TN eCampus  -  October 12 - 15, 2019

Daylight Saving Time Ends (Fall Back): November 3, 2019

Thanksgiving Break (Wednesday - Sunday):

  • FULL  -  November 27 - December 1, 2019
  • 1ST  -  n/a
  • 2ND  -   November 27 - December 1, 2019
  • TN eCampus  -   November 27 - December 1, 2019

Classes End:

  • FULL  -  December 4, 2019
  • 1ST  -  October 11, 2019
  • 2ND  -  December 4, 2019
  • TN eCampus  -  December 5, 2019

Study Day (Full Term - Classes do not meet): December 5, 2019

Final Exams:

  • FULL  -  View Schedule
  • 1ST  -  October 11, 2019 OR last class meeting
  • 2ND  -  December 4, 2019 OR last class meeting
  • TN eCampus  -  Refer to your course syllabus.

Graduation / Commencement

Grades & Attendance

Faculty Report Initial Class Attendance: First Day Class Meets

Remove SUMMER 2019 UNDERGRADUATE "I" Grades: September 24, 2019

Remove SUMMER 2019 GRADUATE "I" Grades: November 8, 2019

Faculty Deadline for Web Grade Entry:

  • FULL - December 16, 2019
  • 1ST - October 14, 2019
  • 2ND - December 16, 2019
  • TN eCampus - n/a

Final, Official Grades Available (Thursday following the term's last exam):

  • FULL - December 19, 2019
  • 1ST - October 17, 2019
  • 2ND - December 19, 2019
  • TN eCampus - December 19, 2019

Spring 2020

Note:

For Fee Payment and Refund deadlines, refer to University & Student Business Services Calendars.

Degree-seeking students must be advised before registering, Undergraduate students should visit Academic Advising for advising information.

When registration opens for your classification, it opens at 8:00 am and remains open throughout the regular registration period.

Check Your Registration Status Before Registering

1st Day to Register:

  • Degree Seeking Graduate  -  November 11, 2019
    + Honors Students
    + Veterans
    + Students registered with Disability Resources for Students (DRS)

  • Seniors  -  November 12, 2019

  • Juniors  -  November 13, 2019

  • Sophomores  -  November 14, 2019

  • Freshmen  -  November 18, 2019

  • Non-Degree Seeking  -  November 20, 2019

  • PC191/TN Employees & Elite Student Audit  -  Refer to University & Student Business Services calendars.

Last Day of Regular Registration:

  • FULL  -  January 17, 2020 
  • 1ST  -  January 17, 2020 
  • 2ND  -  March 13, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  January 17, 2020 

Late Registration - $100 Late Registration Fee:

  • FULL  -  January 18-24, 2020 
  • 1ST  -  January 18-22, 2020
  • 2ND  -  March 14-17, 2020 
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  January 18-24, 2020

Last Day to Add or Change Sections:

  • FULL  -   January 24, 2020
  • 1ST  -   January 22, 2020  
  • 2ND  -    March 17, 2020 
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -   January 24, 2020 

SUMMER 2020 Regular Registration Begins: April 6, 2020, 8:00am

FALL 2020 Regular Registration Begins: April 6, 2020, 8:00am

Fee Payment / Financial Aid

For Enrollment Fee Payment and Financial Aid Disbursement schedules, visit the University & Student Business Services website.

Drop / Withdraw / Refund Deadlines

Refunds: Visit the University & Student Business Services website for 100%, 75%, and 25% Refund Deadlines.

Drop Period - No grade(s) assigned; course(s) will not appear on your transcript:

  • FULL  -  January 21 - February 3, 2020
  • 1ST  -  January 21 - February 3, 2020
  • 2ND  -  March 16-29, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  January 21 - February 3, 2020

Withdrawal Period - "W" grade(s) assigned; course(s) will appear on your transcript:

  • FULL  -  February 4 - March 20, 2020
  • 1ST  -  February 4-12, 2020
  • 2ND  -  March 30 - April 7, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  February 4 - March 20, 2020

Class Meetings, Breaks, & Final Exams

M. L. King Holiday (All University Offices CLOSED): January 20, 2020

Term/Part of Term Lengths:

  • FULL  -  January 21 - May 7, 2020
  • 1ST  -  January 21 - March 6, 2020
  • 2ND  -  March 16 - April 29, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  January 21 - May 6, 2020

Classes Begin:

  • FULL  -  January 21, 2020
  • 1ST  -  January 21, 2020
  • 2ND  -  March 16, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  January 21, 2020

Spring Break (Monday - Sunday):

  • FULL  -  March 9-15, 2020
  • 1ST  -  n/a
  • 2ND  -  n/a
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  March 9-15, 2020

Daylight Saving Time Begins (Spring Forward): March 8, 2020

Classes End:

  • FULL  -  April 29, 2020
  • 1ST  -  March 6, 2020
  • 2ND  -  April 29, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  April 30, 2020

Study Day (Full Term - Classes do not meet) - April 30, 2020

Final Exams:

  • FULL  -   View Schedule.
  • 1ST  -  March 6, 2020 OR last class meeting
  • 2ND  -  April 29, 2020 OR last class meeting
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  Refer to your course syllabus.

Graduation / Commencement

Grades & Attendance

Faculty Report Initial Class Attendance: First Day Class Meets

Remove FALL 2019 UNDERGRADUATE "I" Grades: January 29, 2020

Remove FALL 2019 GRADUATE "I" Grades: March 16, 2020

Faculty Deadline for Web Grade Entry:

  • FULL  -  May 11, 2020
  • 1ST  -  March 9, 2020
  • 2ND  -  May 11, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  n/a

Final, Official Grades Available (Thursday following the term's last exam):

  • FULL  -  May 14, 2020
  • 1ST  -  March 12, 2020
  • 2ND  -  May 14, 2020
  • TN eCampus (TN eCampus (formerly RODP))  -  May 14, 2020

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