Academic calendar by month

Academic Calendar

2019-2020 academic year

 

February 2019

February 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Deadline for scholarship/WUE consideration Friday, 2/1/2019
 

April 2019

April 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Application deadline for first-year applicants Sunday, 4/7/2019
 

June 2019

June 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
New undergraduate student orientation Friday, 6/14/2019
Second housing payment due Saturday, 6/15/2019
Deadline to cancel housing and only forfeit security deposit Saturday, 6/15/2019
New undergraduate student orientation Mon 6/17- Tues 6/18
New undergraduate student orientation Thur 6/20- Fri 6/21
New undergraduate student orientation Monday, 6/24/2019
New transfer student orientation Friday, 6/28/2019
 

July 2019

July 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Application deadline for transfer/second bachelor's applicants Monday, 7/1/2019
New undergraduate student orientation Monday, 7/1/2019
New undergraduate student orientation Mon 7/8- Tue 7/9
New undergraduate student orientation Thur 7/11- Fri 7/12
New undergraduate student orientation Mon 7/15- Tues 7/16
New undergraduate student orientation Thur 7/18- Fri 7/19
New undergraduate student orientation Monday, 7/22/2019
New undergraduate student orientation Wednesday, 7/24/2019
New transfer student orientation Monday, 7/29/2019
New undergraduate student orientation Wednesday, 7/31/2019
Deadline to cancel housing and only forfeit security deposit and initial payment Wednesday, 7/31/2019
 

August 2019

August 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Application deadline for non-degree/graduate special applicants Friday, 8/16/2019
Final day to apply for change of residency for Fall Semester Friday, 8/16/2019
NevadaFit move-in day Saturday, 8/17/2019
NevadaFit Programs Sat 8/17- Thur 8/22
Fall semester faculty reporting date Monday, 8/19/2019
New graduate student orientation/reception Thursday, 8/22/2019
All residence halls open at 10 a.m. Thursday, 8/22/2019
Application Deadline for returning student application Friday, 8/23/2019
Final day for initial registration Friday, 8/23/2019
Fall semester fees due; final day to pay all fees without incurring late payment fees Friday, 8/23/2019
First payment due for those students on payment plan Friday, 8/23/2019
Late fees assessed Friday, 8/23/2019
Opening Ceremony TBA
First day of classes Monday, 8/26/2019
Final day to add or swap classes without permission from instructor Friday, 8/30/2019
 

September 2019

September 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Labor Day (no classes, campus closed) Monday, 9/2/2019
Final day to receive a 100% refund if dropping individual classes or completely withdrawing from the university Thursday, 9/5/2019
Final day to change from a letter grade to S/U or S/U to a letter grade or audit Thursday, 9/5/2019
Final day to add or swap classes with permission from instructor Thursday, 9/5/2019
No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the university; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins Thursday, 9/5/2019
Second fee payment due for those on payment plan Monday, 9/23/2019
 

October 2019

October 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Deadline to apply for December graduation Tuesday, 10/1/2019
Final day to receive a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the University Friday, 10/4/2019
Final fee payment due for those on payment plan Wednesday, 10/23/2019
Nevada Day (no classes; campus closed) Friday, 10/25/2019
Final day to drop classes and receive a W Thursday, 10/31/2019
Final day to change from credit to audit Thursday, 10/31/2019
No dropping of individual classes after this deadline Thursday, 10/31/2019
 

November 2019

November 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Enrollment for Spring 2020 and Wintermester begins Friday, 11/1/2019
Veteran's Day (no classes; campus closed) Monday, 11/11/2019
Thanksgiving Day (no classes; campus closed) Thursday, 11/28/2019
Family Day (no classes; campus closed) Friday, 11/26/2019
 

December 2019

Decembrer 2019 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Final day for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for December graduation Friday, 12/6/2019
Commencement Saturday, 12/7/2019
Prep Day Wednesday, 12/11/2019
Finals week begins Thursday, 12/12/2019
Instruction Ends Wednesday, 12/18/2019
Application Deadline for first-year, transfer, and second bachelor's applicants Sunday, 12/15/2019
Deadline for WUE/NV Advantage consideration Sunday, 12/15/2019
Fall semester ends - last day faculty on campus for fall semester Friday, 12/20/2019
Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA (5 p.m.) Monday, 12/23/2019
Christmas Holiday (campus closed) Wednesday, 12/25/2019
 

January 2020

January 2020 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
New Year's Day; campus closed Wednesday, 1/1/2020
Wintermester classes begin Thursday, 1/2/2020
Last day to pay Wintermester tuition without late fees Thursday, 1/2/2020
Final day to receive a 100% refund for Wintermester Thursday, 1/2/2020
Final day to enroll in Wintermester class Friday, 1/3/2020
Last day to drop Wintermester classes and receive a 50% refund Monday, 1/6/2020
Final day to withdraw from Wintersession classes and receive a W Friday, 1/10/2020
Final day to change Wintermester class from credit to audit Friday, 1/10/2020
Final day to apply for change of residency for Spring Semester Friday, 1/10/2020
Application Deadline for Non-Degree/Graduate Special Applicants Friday, 1/10/2020
Spring Semester Faculty reporting date Tuesday, 1/14/2020
New graduate student orientation/reception Thursday, 1/16/2020
Wintermester instruction ends Friday, 1/17/2020
Spring Semester fees due; final day to pay all fees without incurring late payment fees Friday, 1/17/2020
First payment due for those students on payment plan Friday, 1/17/2020
Final day for initial registration Friday, 1/17/2020
Application deadline for returning student application Friday, 1/17/2020
Late fees assessed Friday, 1/17/2020
New Student Orientation TBA
Residence halls open Sunday, 1/19/2020
Martin Luther King Day; campus closed, no classes Monday, 1/20/2020
Final grades due for Wintermester classes by 5 p.m. in MyNEVADA Tuesday, 1/21/2020
First day of classes Tuesday, 1/21/2020
Final day to add or swap classes without permission from instructor Monday, 1/27/2020
Final day to receive a 100% refund if dropping individual classes Thursday, 1/30/2020
Final day to change from a letter grade to S/U or S/U to a letter grade or audit Thursday, 1/30/2020
Final day to add or swap classes with permission from instructor Thursday, 1/30/2020
No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the University; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins Thursday, 1/30/2020
 

February 2020

February 2020 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
President's Day; campus closed, no classes Monday 2/17/2020
Second fee payment due for those on payment plan Monday, 2/17/2020
Final day to receive a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the University Friday, 2/28/2020

March 2020

March 2020 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Deadline to apply for May graduation Sunday, 3/1/2020
Spring Break; campus open, no classes Saturday 3/14/2020-Sunday 3/22/2020
Final fee payment due for those on payment plan Tuesday, 3/17/2020
Summer Session registration starts Monday, 3/23/2020
Final day to drop classes and receive a W Tuesday, 3/31/2020
Final day to change from credit to audit Tuesday, 3/31/2020
No dropping of individual classes after this deadline Tuesday, 3/31/2020
 

April 2020

*Please note: These updated deadlines apply to regular session classes only. For classes with dynamic start/end dates contact mynevada@unr.edu to request information for your specific course.*

April 2020 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Fall semester enrollment begins Wednesday, 4/1/2020
Final day to drop classes and receive a W* Friday, 4/10/2020
Final day to change from credit to audit* Friday, 4/10/2020
No dropping of individual classes after this deadline* Friday, 4/10/2020
 

May 2020

May 2020 dates
Event/activity/deadline Date
Prep Day Wednesday, 5/6/2020
Finals week begins Thursday, 5/7/2020
Final day for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for December graduation Friday, 5/8/2020
Instruction Ends Wednesday, 5/13/2020
Commencement Saturday, 5/14/2020-Monday, 5/16/2020
Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA (5 p.m.) Monday, 5/18/2020
Spring semester ends (last day faculty on campus for fall semester) Monday, 5/18/2020