Academic Calendar


2019-2020


Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall February 2019 Dates
Date
Description
February 1, Friday Deadline for Freshman Scholarship consideration

Fall April 2019 Dates
DateDescription
April 7, Sunday 

Application Deadline for First Year Applicants

Fall June 2019 Dates
DateDescription
June 1, Saturday  Deadline for August graduation applications
June 14, Friday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 15, Saturday
  • Second Housing payment due
  • Deadline to cancel housing and only forfeit security deposit
June 17-18, Mon-Tues New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 20-21, Thurs-Fri New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 24, Monday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
June 28, Friday New Transfer Student Orientation

Fall July 2019 Dates
DateDescription
July 1, Monday
  • Application Deadline for Transfer/Second Bachelor's Applicants
  • New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 8-9, Mon-Tues New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 11-12, Thurs-Fri New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 15-16, Mon-Tues New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 18-19, Thurs-Fri New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 22, Monday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 24, Wednesday New Undergraduate Student Orientation
July 29, Monday New Transfer Student Orientation
July 31, Wednesday
  • New Undergraduate Student Orientation
  • Deadline to cancel housing and only forfeit security deposit and initial payment

Fall August 2019 Dates
DateDescription
August 16, Friday
  • Application Deadline for Non-Degree/Graduate Special Applicants
  • Final day to apply for change of residency for Fall Semester
August 17, Saturday NevadaFit move-in day
Aug 17-22, Sat-Thurs NevadaFit Programs
August 19, Monday Fall Semester Faculty reporting date
August 22, Thursday
  • New Graduate Student Orientation/Reception
  • All residence halls open at 10:00 a.m.
August 23, Friday
  • Application Deadline for Returning Student Application
  • 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 26, Monday FIRST DAY OF CLASSES
August 30, Friday Final day to add or swap classes without permission from instructor

Fall September 2019 Dates
DateDescription
September 2, Monday Labor Day (no classes, campus closed)
September 5, 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 27, Friday Second fee payment due for those on payment plan

Fall October 2019 Dates
DateDescription
October 1, Tuesday Deadline for December graduation applications
October 4, Friday Final day to request a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the university
October 23, Wednesday Final fee payment due for those on payment plan
October 25, Friday Nevada Day (no classes; campus closed)
October 31, 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

Fall November 2019 Dates
DateDescription
November 11, Monday Veteran's Day observed (no classes; campus closed)
TBA Notice of Completion due for doctoral students being hooded during December commencement
November 28, Thursday Thanksgiving Day (no classes; campus closed)
November 29, Friday Family Day (no classes; campus closed)

Fall December 2019 Dates
DateDescription
December 6, Friday Final day for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for December graduation
December 7, Saturday COMMENCEMENT
December 11, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 12, Thursday Finals week begins
December 18, Wednesday INSTRUCTION ENDS
December 20, Friday Fall semester ends - last day faculty on campus for fall semester
December 23, Monday Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
December 25, Wednesday Christmas Holiday (campus closed)

FALL SEMESTER 2019

Number of Class Days (Monday, Aug. 26 , through Wednesday, Dec 18. ): 15 Mondays, 17 Tuesdays, 17 Wednesdays, 15 Thursdays, 14 Fridays = 78 days.

Spring Dates

Spring November 2019 Dates
DateDescription
November 1, Friday Enrollment for Wintermester and Spring 2020 begins

Spring December 2019 Dates
DateDescription
December 15, Sunday
  • Application Deadline for First Year, Transfer, and Second Bachelor's Applicants
  • Deadline for WUE/NV Advantage consideration

Spring January 2020 Dates
DateDescription
January 1, Wednesday New Year's Day (campus closed)
January 2, Thursday
  • Wintermester Instruction begins
  • Wintermester fees due (without late fee); bills will not be sent
  • Final Day to receive 100% refund of Wintermester classes
  • Final Day to enroll in Wintermester classes
January 6, Monday Final Day to receive a 50% refund for Wintermester classes; a "W" will appear on transcripts
January 10, Friday
  • Final Day to drop Wintermester classes and receive a "W"
  • Final Day to change Wintermester classes from credit to audit
  • Final Day to apply for change of residency for the spring semester
  • Application Deadline for NonDegree/Graduate Special Applicants
January 14, Tuesday Spring Semester faculty reporting date
January 16, Thursday New Graduate Student Orientation/Reception
January 17, Friday
  • Wintermester instruction ends
  • 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
  • Late fees assessed
  • Application Deadline for Returning Student Application
TBA New Student Orientation
January 19, Sunday Residence Halls open
January 20, Monday Martin Luther King Day (campus closed)
January 21, Tuesday
  • FIRST DAY OF CLASSES
  • Final grades for Wintermester due in MyNevada by 5:00 p.m.
January 27, Monday Final day to add or swap classes without permission from instructor
January 30, Thursday
  • Final day to receive 100% refund if dropping individual classes or completely withdrawing from the university
  • Final day to change a course from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit
  • Final day to add or swap classes with the permission from the instructor
  • No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the university; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins

Spring February 2020 Dates
DateDescription
February 17, Monday
  • President's Day (no classes; campus closed)
  • Second fee payment due for those on payment plan
February 28, Friday Final day to request a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the university

Spring March 2020 Dates
DateDescription
March 1, Sunday Deadline for May graduation applications
March 14-22 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
March 17, Tuesday Final fee payment due for those on payment plan
March 23, Monday Summer Session registration begins
March 31, 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 deadline

Spring April 2020 Dates
DateDescription
April 1, Wednesday Fall 2020 registration begins 

Spring May 2020 Dates
DateDescription
May 1, Friday Notice of Completion due for doctoral students being hooded during May Commencement
May 6, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 7, Thursday Final class meeting week begins
May 8, Friday Final date for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for May graduation
May 13, Wednesday INSTRUCTION ENDS
May 14, Thursday

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

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

May 15, 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 16, Saturday

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

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

May 18, Monday
  • Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
  • Spring semester ends-last day faculty on campus for spring semester


SPRING SEMESTER 2020

Number of Class Days (Tuesday, Jan. 21 , through Wednesday, May 13 ): 14 Mondays, 16 Tuesdays, 16 Wednesdays, 15 Thursdays, 15 Fridays = 76 days.

Summer Dates

Summer May 2020 Dates
DateDescription
May 15, Friday
  • Final day to pay all Mini & Regular session fees/tuition before late registration fees are assessed
  • First Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan
May 18, Monday MINI & REGULAR SESSION CLASSES BEGIN
May 19, Tuesday
  • Final day to add Mini Session classes 
  • Final day to receive a 100% refund for Mini Session
  • 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 20, Wednesday Final day to drop Mini Session classes and receive a 50% refund
May 25, Monday Memorial Day (no classes; campus closed)
May 28, Thursday
  • Final day to enroll in Regular Session class
  • Final day to receive a 100% refund for Regular Session class/es
  • Last day to withdraw from a Mini Session class and receive a "W
  • Final day to change a Mini Session class from credit to audit
May 30, Saturday Final day to drop Regular Session classes and receive a 50% refund

Summer June 2020 Dates
DateDescription
June 1, Monday Deadline for August graduation applications
June 5, Friday
  • MINI-SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS
  • Final day to pay all First Session tuition and fees before late registration fees are assessed
June 8, Monday
  • Faculty to post final grades for Mini Session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
  • FIRST-SESSION CLASSES BEGIN
June 10, Wednesday
  • Final day to receive a 100% refund for First Session classes
  • Final day to add First Session classes
  • 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 12, Friday Final day to drop First Session classes and receive a 50% refund
June 15, Monday Second Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan
June 25, Thursday
  • Final day to withdraw from First Session classes and receive a "W"
  • Final day to change First Session class from credit to audit

Summer July 2020 Dates
DateDescription
July 3, Friday Independence Day observed (no classes; campus closed)
July 10, Friday
  • FIRST-SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS
  • Final day to pay all Second Session tuition and fees before late registration fees are assessed
July 13, Monday SECOND-SESSION CLASSES BEGIN
July 14, Tuesday
  • Faculty to post final grades for First Session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.
  • Last day to withdraw from a Regular Session class and receive a "W"
July 15, Wednesday 
  • Final day to receive a 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 17, Friday Final day to drop Second Session classes and receive a 50% refund
July 30, Thursday
  • Final day to change a Second Session class from credit to audit
  • Final day to withdraw from classes and receive a "W"

Summer August 2020 Dates
DateDescription
August 7, Friday Deadline for submitting thesis/dissertation and Notice of Completion with Grad School for August graduation
August 13, Thursday SECOND & REGULAR SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS
August 14, Friday Final Grades for all Summer term classes due by 5 pm in MyNEVADA

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

2022-2023


Fall 2022 Spring 2023 Summer 2023

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall 2022 Dates
DateDescription
August 29, Monday First Day of Classes
December 10, Saturday Commencement
December 14, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 21, Wednesday Instruction Ends

Spring Dates

Spring 2023 Dates
DateDescription
January 23, Monday First Day of Classes
March 18-26 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
May 10, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 17, Wednesday Instruction Ends
May 18, Thursday Commencement
May 19, Friday Commencement
May 20, Saturday Commencement

Summer Dates

Summer 2023 Dates
DateDescription
May 22, Monday Mini-Session Classes Begin
June 9, Friday Mini-Session Instruction Ends
June 12, Monday First-Session Classes Begin
July 14, Friday First-Session Instruction Ends
July 17, Monday Second-Session Classes Begin
August 18, Friday Second-Session Instruction Ends

2023-2024


Fall 2023 Spring 2024 Summer 2024

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall 2023 Dates
DateDescription
August 28, Monday First Day of Classes
December 9, Saturday Commencement
December 13, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes - campus open)
December 20, Wednesday Instruction Ends

Spring Dates

Spring 2024 Dates
DateDescription
January 22, Monday First Day of Classes
March 23-31 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
May 8, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 15, Wednesday Instruction Ends
May 16, Thursday Commencement
May 17, Friday Commencement
May 18, Saturday Commencement

Summer Dates

Summer 2024 Dates
DateDescription
May 20, Monday Mini-Session Classes Begin
June 7, Friday Mini-Session Instruction Ends
June 10, Monday First-Session Classes Begin
July 12, Friday First-Session Instruction Ends
July 15, Monday Second-Session Classes Begin
August 16, Friday Second-Session Instruction Ends

2024-2025


Fall 2024 Spring 2025 Summer 2025

Important Notice: These dates may be subject to change.

Fall Dates

Fall 2024 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 2025 Dates
DateDescription
January 21, Tuesday First Day of Classes
March 22-30 Spring Break (no classes; campus open)
May 7, Wednesday Prep Day (no classes; campus open)
May 14, Wednesday Instruction Ends
May 15, Thursday Commencement
May 16, Friday Commencement
May 17, Saturday Commencement

Summer Dates

Summer 2025 Dates
DateDescription
May 19, Monday Mini-Session Classes Begin
June 6, Friday Mini-Session Instruction Ends
June 9, Monday First-Session Classes Begin
July 11, Friday First-Session Instruction Ends
July 14, Monday Second-Session Classes Begin
August 14, Thursday Second-Session Instruction Ends