Miami University 2019-2020 Academic Calendar

The academic calendar comprises the following:

  • 15-Week Fall and Spring Semesters (14 instructional weeks + final exam week)
  • 4-Week Winter Term
  • 12-Week Summer Term

All information subject to change.

Updated 12/10/2018

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Fall Semester 2019 

Fall Semester 2019 (202010)
Date Description
August 26 Mon Classes begin
28 Wed Registration/Change of Schedule via BannerWeb (ends 11:59 p.m.)
September 2

Mon

Labor Day (no classes; campuses closed)
9 Mon ODHE subsidy cutoff date for Fall Semester - end of business day
30 Mon BannerWeb open for faculty to submit midterm grades
October 11–13 Fri–Sun Fall Break
18 Fri Deadline at noon for faculty to submit midterm grades; midterm grades available to students on BannerWeb
31 Thu Last day to apply for Spring 2020 graduation
November 26

Tue

Thanksgiving Holiday begins at 10 p.m.
27 Wed Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; campuses open)
28-12/01 Thu-Sun Thanksgiving Holiday (campuses closed)
December 2 Mon Classes resume
6 Fri Last Day to withdraw from University (5 p.m.)
7 Sat Classes end
7–8 Sat–Sun Study days for final examination week
9 Mon

Final examination week begins

13 Fri December Commencement Ceremony
14 Sat Final examination week ends

 

Fall 2019 Dates and Deadlines
Class Duration Classes Begin Last Day to Web Register (Add/Drop) in BannerWeb (11:59 p.m.) Last Day for Departments or Instructors to Add Students to a Course or Independent Work ** Last Day to Drop a Class Without a Grade;

Credit/No Credit Change Deadline

Last Day to Drop from a Course with "W";

Last Day to Change to/from Audit

Last Possible Day of Classes Final Examination Week Submit Grades by Noon Grades Viewable to Students (Subject to Change)
Full-Term Mon
Aug 26
Wed
Aug 28
Fri
Aug 30
Fri
Sep 13
Mon
Oct 28
Sat
Dec 7
Mon-Sat
Dec 9-14
Tue
Dec 17
Thu
Dec 19
Last 12 weeks
Q
Mon
Sep 9
Tue
Sep 10

Tue
Sep 10

Tue
Sep 24
Wed
Oct 30
Sat
Dec 7
Mon-Sat
Dec 9-14
Tue
Dec 17
Thu
Dec 19
First 6 weeks
T
Tue
Sep 3
Wed
Sep 4
Wed
Sep 4
Tue
Sep 10
Wed
Sep 25
Mon
Oct 14
Tue-Mon
Oct 15-21
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Last 6 weeks
U
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Thu
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 30
Fri
Nov 15
Sat
Dec 7
Mon-Sat
Dec 9-14
Tue
Dec 17

Thu
Dec 19

First 8 weeks
V
Tue
Sep 3
Wed
Sep 4
Wed
Sep 4
Thu
Sep 12
Thu
Oct 3
Mon
Oct 28
Tue-Mon
Oct 29-4
Thu
Nov 7
Fri
Nov 8
Last 8 weeks
W
Wed
Oct 9
Thu
Oct 10
Thu
Oct 10
Mon
Oct 21
Mon
Nov 11
Sat
Dec 7
Mon-Sat
Dec 9-14
Tue
Dec 17
Thu
Dec 19

**Independent work permits submitted after the Full Term deadline will be assigned to the next available sprint part of term

Winter Term 2020 

Important Note: While January 2-25 are the official term dates, classes meet at varying dates; consult the course syllabus and the course list.

Winter Term 2020 (202015)
Date Description
December 13 Fri December Commencement Ceremony
January 2 Thu First possible day of classes
4 Sat Registration/Change of Schedule through BannerWeb ends for all classes (11:59 p.m.)
20 Mon Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes; campuses closed)
25 Sat

Last possible day of classes

25 Sat January graduation date (no ceremony)

 

Winter Term 2020 Dates and Deadlines
Class Duration Classes Begin Last Day to Web Register (Add/Drop) in BannerWeb (11:59 p.m.) Last Day for Departments or Instructors to Add Students to a Course or Independent Work Last Day to Drop a Class Without a Grade;

Credit/No Credit Change Deadline

Last Day to Drop from a Course with "W";

Last Day to Change to/from Audit

Last Possible Day of Classes Final Examination Week Submit Grades by Noon Grades Viewable to Students (Subject to Change)
Full-Term Thu
Jan 2
Sat
Jan 4
Sat
Jan 4
Tues
Jan 7
Wed
Jan 15
Sat
Jan 25
See Syllabus Tue
Jan 28
Thu
Jan 30

 

Spring Semester 2020

Spring Semester 2020 (202020)
Date Description
January 27 Mon Classes begin
29 Wed Registration/Change of Schedule via BannerWeb (ends 11:59 p.m.)
February 10 Mon ODHE subsidy cutoff date for Fall Semester - end of business day
March 1 Sun Last day to apply for August graduation
9 Mon BannerWeb open for faculty to submit midterm grades
20 Fri Deadline at noon for faculty to submit midterm grades; midterm grades available to students on BannerWeb
23–29 Mon–Sun Spring Break
30 Mon Classes resume
May 1 Fri Last day to apply for December and January graduation
8 Fri Last Day to withdraw from University (5 p.m.)
9 Sat Classes end
9-10 Sat–Sun Study days for final examination week
11 Mon

Final examination week begins

16 Sat Final examination week ends
16 Sat May Commencement Ceremony
16–17 Sat–Sun Commencement Weekend

 

Spring 2020 Dates and Deadlines
Class Duration Classes Begin Last Day to Web Register (Add/Drop) in BannerWeb (11:59 p.m.) Last Day for Departments or Instructors to Add Students to a Course or Independent Work ** Last Day to Drop a Class Without a Grade;

Credit/No Credit Change Deadline

Last Day to Drop from a Course with "W";

Last Day to Change to/from Audit

Last Possible Day of Classes Final Examination Week Submit Grades by Noon Grades Viewable to Students (Subject to Change)
Full-Term Mon
Jan 27
Wed
Jan 29
Fri
Jan 31
Thu
Feb 13
Mon
Apr 6
Sat
May 9
Mon-Sat
May 11-16
Tue
May 19
Thu
May 21
Last 12 weeks
Q
Mon
Feb 10
Tue
Feb 11

Tue
Feb 11

Tue
Feb 25
Mon
Apr 6
Sat
May 9
Mon-Sat
May 11-16
Tue
May 19
Thu
May 21
First 6 weeks
T
Mon
Feb 3
Tue
Feb 4
Tue
Feb 4
Mon
Feb 10
Wed
Feb 26
Fri
Mar 13
Sat-Fri
Mar 14-20
Tue
Mar 24
Wed
Mar 25
Last 6 weeks
U
Mon
Mar 30
Tue
Mar 31
Tue
Mar 31
Mon
Apr 6
Wed
Apr 22
Sat
May 9
Mon-Sat
May 11-16
Tue
May 19

Thu
May 21

First 8 weeks
V
Mon
Feb 3
Tue
Feb 4
Tue
Feb 4
Wed
Feb 12
Thu
Mar 5
Fri
Apr 3
Sat-Fri
Apr 4-10
Tue
Apr 14
Thu
Apr 16
Last 8 weeks
W
Mon
Mar 9
Tue
Mar 10
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 18
Thu
Apr 16
Sat
May 9
Mon-Sat
May 11-16
Tue
May 19
Thu
May 21

**Independent work permits submitted after the Full Term deadline will be assigned to the next available sprint part of term

Summer Term 2020 

Summer Term 2020 (202030)
Date Description
May 19 Tue Classes begin
21 Thu Registration/Change of Schedule via BannerWeb (ends 11:59 p.m.)
25 Mon Memorial Day (no classs; campuses closed)
July 3

Fri

Independence Day (no classes; campuses closed)
August 8 Sat Classes end
14 Fri Summer graduation date (no ceremony)

 

Summer 2020 Dates and Deadlines
Class Duration Classes Begin Last Day to Web Register (Add/Drop) in BannerWeb (11:59 p.m.) Last Day for Departments or Instructors to Add Students to a Course or Independent Work ** Last Day to Drop a Class Without a Grade;

Credit/No Credit Change Deadline

Last Day to Drop from a Course with "W";

Last Day to Change to/from Audit

Last Possible Day of Classes Final Examination Week Submit Grades by Noon Grades Viewable to Students (Subject to Change)
Full-Term Tue
May 19
Thu
May 21
Sat
May 23
Wed
Jun 3
Tue
Jul 7
Sat
Aug 8
* Tue
Aug 11
Thu
Aug 13
First 6 weeks
T
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20

Wed
May 20

Wed
May 27
Thu
Jun 11
Sat
Jun 27
* Tue
Jun 30
Thu
Jul 2
Last 6 weeks
U
Mon
Jun 29
Tue
Jun 30
Tue
Jun 30
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 22
Sat
Aug 8
* Tue
Aug 11
Thu
Aug 13
First 8 weeks
V
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Wed
May 20
Thu
May 28
Thu
Jun 18
Sat
Jul 11
* Tue
Jul 14

Thu
Jul 16

Last 8 weeks
W
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Tue
Jun 16
Wed
Jun 24
Thu
Jul 16
Sat
Aug 8
* Tue
Aug 11
Thu
Aug 13
First 4 weeks
X
Tue
May 19
Wed
May 20
Wed
May 20
Fri
May 22
Wed
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 13
* Tue
Jun 16
Thu
Jun 18
Middle 4 weeks
Y
Mon
Jun 15
Tue
Jun 16
Tue
Jun 16
Thu
Jun 18
Mon
Jun 29
Sat
Jul 11
* Tue
Jul 14
Thu
Jul 16
Last 4 weeks
Z
Mon
Jul 13
Tue
Jul 14
Tue
Jul 14
Thu
Jul 16
Tue
Jul 28
Sat
Aug 8
* Tue
Aug 11
Thu
Aug 13

*Final exams held the last class meeting or per faculty syllabus

**Independent work permits submitted after the Full Term deadline will be assigned to the next available sprint part of term