Academic Calendar


2018-2019


Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall April 2018 Dates
DateDescription
April 7, Saturday 

Application Deadline for First Year Applicants
EXTENDED: JULY 20, FRIDAY

Fall June 2018 Dates
DateDescription
June 1, Friday  Deadline for August graduation applications
June 15, Friday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 18-19, Mon-Tues New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 21-22, Thurs-Fri New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 25, Monday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 28, Thursday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 29, Friday New Transfer Student Orientation
Fall July 2018 Dates
DateDescription
July 1, Sunday Application Deadline for Transfer/Second Bachelor's Applicants
July 2, Monday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 6, Friday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 9-10, Mon-Tues New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 12-13, Thurs-Fri New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 16-17, Mon-Tues New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 19-20, Thurs-Fri New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 25, Wednesday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 27, Friday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 30, Monday New Transfer Student Orientation
Fall August 2018 Dates
DateDescription
August 17, Friday
  • Application Deadline for Non-Degree/Graduate Special Applicants
  • Final day to apply for change of residency for Fall Semester
August 18, Saturday NevadaFit move-in day
Aug 18-23, Sat-Thurs NevadaFit Programs
August 20, Monday Fall Semester Faculty reporting date
August 23, Thursday
  • New Graduate Student Orientation/Reception
  • All residence halls open at 10:00 a.m.
August 24, Friday
  • Final day for initial registration
  • Fall Semester fees due; final day to pay all fees without incurring late payment fees
  • First payment due for those students on payment plan
  • Late fees assessed
  • Opening Ceremony
August 27, Monday FIRST DAY OF CLASSES
August 31, Friday Final day to add or swap classes without permission from instructor

Fall September 2018 Dates
DateDescription
September 3, Monday Labor Day (no classes, campus closed)
September 6, Thursday
  • Final day to receive 100% refund if dropping individual classes or completely withdrawing from the university
  • Final day to change from a letter grade to S/U or S/U to a letter grade or audit to credit
  • Final day to add or swap classes with permission from instructor
  • No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the university; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins
September 24, Monday Second fee payment due for those on payment plan

Fall October 2018 Dates
DateDescription
October 1, Monday Deadline for December graduation applications
October 5, Friday Final day to request a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the university
October 24, Wednesday Final fee payment due for those on payment plan
October 26, Friday Nevada Day (no classes; campus closed)

Fall November 2018 Dates
DateDescription
November 1, Thursday
  • Final day to drop classes and receive a "W"
  • Final day to change from credit to audit
  • No dropping of individual classes after this deadline
November 12, Monday Veteran's Day observed (no classes; campus closed)
November 21, Wednesday Notice of Completion due for doctoral students being hooded during December commencement
November 22, Thursday Thanksgiving Day (no classes; campus closed)
November 23, Friday Family Day (no classes; campus closed)

Fall December 2018 Dates
DateDescription
December 7, Friday Final day for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for December graduation
December 8, Saturday COMMENCEMENT
December 12, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 13, Thursday Final class meeting week begins
December 19, Wednesday INSTRUCTION ENDS
December 21, Friday Fall semester ends - last day faculty on campus for fall semester
December 24, Monday Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
December 25, Tuesday Christmas Holiday (campus closed)

FALL SEMESTER 2018

Number of Class Days (Monday, Aug. 27 , through Wednesday, Dec 19. ): 15 Mondays, 17 Tuesdays, 16 Wednesdays, 15 Thursdays, 14 Fridays = 77 days.

Spring Dates

Spring November 2018 Dates
DateDescription
November 1, Thursday Enrollment for Wintermester and Spring 2019 begins

Spring December 2018 Dates
DateDescription
December 15, Saturday
  • Application Deadline for First Year, Transfer, and Second Bachelor's Applicants
  • Priority deadline for WUE consideration for new transfer students admitted for Spring 2019 
  • Priority deadline for Nevada Advantage consideration for new transfer students admitted for Spring 2019

Spring January 2019 Dates
DateDescription
January 1, Tuesday New Year's Day (campus closed)
January 2, Wednesday
  • Wintermester Instruction begins; late registration begins
  • Wintermester fees due (without late fee); bills will not be sent
January 3, Thursday
  • Final day to receive a full refund for Wintermester classes
  • Final Day to add Wintermester classes
  • Final Day to change Wintermester classes from audit to credit, letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade
  • Final Day to receive 100% refund of Wintermester classes
January 4, Friday Final Day to receive a 50% refund for Wintermester classes; a "W" will appear on transcripts
January 10, Thursday Final Day to change Wintermester classes from credit to audit
January 11, Friday
  • Final Day to drop Wintermester classes and receive a "W"
  • Application Deadline for NonDegree/Graduate Special Applicants
  • Final Day to apply for change of residency for the spring semester
January 14, Monday Spring Semester faculty reporting date
January 17, Thursday New Graduate Student Orientation/Reception
January 18, Friday
  • Spring Semester fees due; final day to pay without incurring late payment fees
  • First payment due for those students on a payment plan
  • Final day for initial registration for spring
  • Wintermester instruction ends
  • New Student Orientation
January 19, Saturday Late fees assessed
January 20, Sunday Residence Halls open
January 21, Monday Martin Luther King Day (campus closed)
January 22, Tuesday
  • FIRST DAY OF CLASSES
  • Final grades for Wintermester due in MyNevada by 5:00 p.m.
January 28, Monday Final day to add classes without permission from the instructor
January 31, Thursday
  • Final day to receive 100% refund if dropping individual classes or completely withdrawing from the university
  • No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the university; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins
  • Final day to add or swap classes with the permission from the instructor
  • Final day to change a course from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit

Spring February 2019 Dates
DateDescription
February 18, Monday
  • President's Day (no classes; campus closed)
  • Second fee payment due for those on payment plan

Spring March 2019 Dates
DateDescription
March 1, Friday
  • Deadline for May graduation applications
  • Final day to request a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the university
March 16-24 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
March 18, Monday Final fee payment due for those on payment plan
March 25, Monday Summer Session registration begins

Spring April 2019 Dates
DateDescription
April 1, Monday Fall 2019 registration begins 
April 2, Tuesday
  • Final day to drop classes and receive a "W"
  • Final day to change from credit to audit
  • No dropping of individual classes after this date
April 7, Sunday Application Deadline for Fall 2019 for First Year applicants

Spring May 2019 Dates
DateDescription
May 3, Friday Notice of Completion due for doctoral students being hooded during May Commencement
May 8, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 9, Thursday Final class meeting week begins
May 10, Friday Final date for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for May graduation
May 14, Tuesday "Honor the Best" Celebration
May 15, Wednesday INSTRUCTION ENDS
May 16, Thursday

COMMENCEMENT - 5:00 p.m. on the University Quadrangle.

Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees will be awarded at this ceremony.

May 17, Friday

COMMENCEMENT - 8:00 a.m. on the University Quadrangle.

Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees will be awarded at this ceremony.

COMMENCEMENT - 5:00 p.m. on the University Quadrangle for the following colleges:

Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees will be awarded at this ceremony.

May 18, Saturday

COMMENCEMENT - 8:00 a.m. on the University Quadrangle.

Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees will be awarded at this ceremony.

May 20, Monday
  • Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
  • Spring semester ends-last day faculty on campus for spring semester
May 27, Monday Memorial Day (campus closed; no classes)


SPRING SEMESTER 2019

Number of Class Days (Tuesday, Jan. 22 , through Wednesday, May 15 ): 14 Mondays, 16 Tuesdays, 16 Wednesdays, 15 Thursdays, 15 Fridays = 76 days.

Summer Dates

Summer May 2019 Dates
DateDescription
May 17, Friday
  • Final day to pay all Mini-session tuition & regular session fees before late registration fees are assessed
  • First Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan
May 20, Monday MINI-SESSION CLASSES BEGIN
May 21, Tuesday
  • Final day to add mini-session classes 
  • Final day to receive 100% refund for mini-session classes
  • Final day to change a mini-session class from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit
May 22, Wednesday Final day to drop mini-session classes and receive a 50% refund
May 27, Monday Memorial Day (no classes; campus closed)
May 30, Thursday
  • Final day to withdraw from classes and receive a "W"
  • Final day to change mini-session from credit to audit

Summer June 2019 Dates
DateDescription
June 1, Saturday Deadline for August graduation applications
June 7, Friday 
  • MINI-SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS
  • Final day to pay all 1st session tuition & fees before late registration fees are assessed
June 10, Monday
  • Faculty to post final grades for mini-session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
  • FIRST-SESSION CLASSES BEGIN
June 12, Wednesday
  • Final day to receive 100% refund for first-session classes
  • Final day to add classes for first-session
  • Final day to change a first-session class from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit
June 14, Friday Final day to drop first-session classes and receive a 50% refund
June 17, Monday
  • Final day to change first-session from credit to audit
  • Final day to withdraw from classes and receive a "W"
  • Second Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan

Summer July 2019 Dates
DateDescription
July 1, Monday
  • Application Deadline for Transfer/Second Bachelor's applicants
  • Priority deadline for WUE consideration for new transfer students admitted for Fall 2019
  • Priority deadline for Nevada Advantage consideration for new transfer students admitted for Fall 2019
July 4, Thursday Independence Day observed (no classes; campus closed)
July 12, Friday
  • FIRST-SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS
  • Final day to pay all 2nd session tuition & fees before late registration fees are assessed
July 15, Monday
  • Faculty to post final grades for first-session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
  • SECOND SESSION CLASSES BEGIN
  • Priority deadline for WUE consideration for new first year students admitted for Fall 2019
  • Priority deadline for Nevada Advantage consideration for new first year students admitted for Fall 2019 
July 17, Wednesday
  • Final day to receive 100% refund for second-session classes
  • Final day to add second-session classes
  • Final day to change a second-session class from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit
  • Final Summer payment due for those students on  a payment plan
July 19, Friday Final day to drop second-session classes and receive a 50% refund

Summer August 2019 Dates
DateDescription
August 1, Thursday
  • Final day to change second-term from credit to audit
  • Final day to withdraw from classes and receive a "W"
Deadline for submitting thesis/dissertation and Notice of Completion with Grad School for August graduation
August 15, Thursday SECOND SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS
August 16, Friday Faculty to post final grades for second session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
August TBA New Undergraduate Student Orientation sessions

2019-2020


Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall 2019 Dates
DateDescription
August 26, Monday First Day of Classes
December 7, Saturday Commencement
December 11, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 18, Wednesday Instruction Ends

Spring Dates

Spring 2020 Dates
DateDescription
January 21, Tuesday First Day of Classes
March 14-22 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
May 6, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 13, Wednesday Instruction Ends
May 14, Thursday Commencement
May 15, Friday Commencement
May 16, Saturday Commencement

Summer Dates

Summer 2020 Dates
DateDescription
May 18, Monday Mini-Session Classes Begin
June 5, Friday Mini-Session Instruction Ends
June 8, Monday First-Session Classes Begin
July 10, Friday First-Session Instruction Ends
July 13, Monday Second-Session Classes Begin
August 14, Thursday Second-Session Instruction Ends

2020-2021


Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Summer 2021

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall 2020 Dates
DateDescription
August 24, Monday First Day of Classes
December 5, Saturday Commencement
December 9, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 16, Wednesday Instruction Ends

Spring Dates

Spring 2021 Dates
DateDescription
January 19, Tuesday First Day of Classes
March 13-21 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
May 5, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 12, Wednesday Instruction Ends
May 13, Thursday Commencement
May 14, Friday Commencement
May 15, Saturday Commencement

Summer Dates

Summer 2021 Dates
DateDescription
May 17, Monday Mini-Session Classes Begin
June 4, Friday Mini-Session Instruction Ends
June 7, Monday First-Session Classes Begin
July 9, Friday First-Session Instruction Ends
July 12, Monday Second-Session Classes Begin
August 13, Friday Second-Session Instruction Ends

2021-2022


Fall 2021 Spring 2022 Summer 2022

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall 2021 Dates
DateDescription
August 23, Monday First Day of Classes
December 4, Saturday Commencement
December 8, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 15, Wednesday Instruction Ends

Spring Dates

Spring 2022 Dates
DateDescription
January 18, Tuesday First Day of Classes
March 12-20 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
May 4, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 11, Wednesday Instruction Ends
May 12, Thursday Commencement
May 13, Friday Commencement
May 14, Saturday Commencement

Summer Dates

Summer 2022 Dates
DateDescription
May 16, Monday Mini-Session Classes Begin
June 3, Friday Mini-Session Instruction Ends
June 6, Monday First-Session Classes Begin
July 8, Friday First-Session Instruction Ends
July 11, Monday Second-Session Classes Begin
August 12, Friday Second-Session Instruction Ends