Note: All dates are subject to change.

*Adjusted for holiday

2019 - 2020

  • Fall 2019

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    Event Date
    Faculty & student convocation Aug. 23
    Residence hall open for first year students Aug. 23
    Residence halls open for upper class students Aug. 24-26
    Fall semester Lacey campus classes begin Aug. 26
    Mass of the Holy Spirit Aug. 29
    Labor Day (holiday) Sept. 2

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Sept. 6
    Midterm grades due to registrar Oct. 21
    Fall Break Oct. 21-22

    Advising Week (classes meet)
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors

    Nov. 4-8
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day observed (holiday) Nov. 11
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Nov. 15
    Priority registration for spring 2020 begins Nov. 18
    Thanksgiving recess
    (no Lacey Classes; University open)
    Nov. 27
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday) Nov. 28-29
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    Dec. 2-6
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no classes) Dec. 6
    Semester final exams Dec. 9-12
    Conferral date for fall graduates Dec. 14
    Final grades due to registrar Dec. 16

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Aug. 26
    Labor Day (holiday) Sept. 2

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Sept. 3*
    Midterm grades due to registrar Sept. 23
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Oct. 4
    Columbus Day (University closed for JBLM campus only) Oct. 14
    Last day of classes Oct. 19
    Final grades due to registrar Oct. 21

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Oct.21

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Oct. 28
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day observed (holiday) Nov. 11
    Priority registration for spring 2020 begins Nov. 18
    Midterm grades due to registrar Nov. 18
    Thanksgiving recess
    (No classes Lacey campus only; University open; JBLM classes meet)
    Nov. 27
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday) Nov. 28-29
    Last day for withdrawal (W Grade) Dec. 2*
    Last day of classes Dec. 14
    Final grades due to registrar Dec. 16
  • Spring 2020

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    Event Date
    Residence halls open Jan. 11
    Classes begin Jan. 13
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday) Jan. 20

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Jan. 24
    Presidents Day (holiday) Feb. 17
    Spring Break (no classes; University offices open) March 9-13
    Midterm grades due to registrar March 9
    Saint Benedict's Day (no classes Lacey campus) March 21

    Advising Week (classes meet)
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors

    March 23-27
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2020 April 6
    Good Friday (holiday) April 10
    Easter Monday (holiday) April 13
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) April 14*
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    April 27-May 1
    Honors Convocation and Scholars Day April 28
    Senior Commencement Fair April 30
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day
    (No Lacey campus classes)
    May 1
    Final examinations May 4-7
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding Ceremony May 8
    Commencement  May 9
    Grades due to registrar May 11

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Jan. 13
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday) Jan. 20

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Jan. 21*
    Midterm grades due to registrar Feb. 10
    Presidents Day (holiday) Feb. 17
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Feb. 21
    Last day of classes  March 7
    Final grades due to registrar March 9

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin March 16

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    March 23
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2020 April 6
    Good Friday (no Lacey campus classes; JBLM classes meet) April 10
    Easter Monday (no Lacey campus classes; JBLM classes meet) April 13
    Midterm grades due to registrar April 14*
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) April 24
    Honors Convocation and Scholars Day April 28
    Senior Commencement Fair April 30
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding Ceremony May 8
    Last day of classes May 9
    Commencement May 9
    Final grades due to registrar May 11
  • Summer 2020

    Main session (12 weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 18
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 25

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 26*
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 29
    Independence Day observed (holiday) July 3
    Independence Day (holiday) July 4
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) July 17
    Summer main session ends Aug. 8
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 10
    Conferral date for summer graduates Aug. 22

    Session 01 (six weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 18

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 19
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 25
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 17
    Summer 01 session ends June 27
    Final grades due to registrar June 29

    Session 02 (six weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin July 6

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 7
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Aug. 5
    Summer 02 session ends Aug. 15
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 17
    Conferral date for summer graduates Aug. 22

    Sessions 05 & 07 (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin  May 18
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 25

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 26
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 15
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 26
    Independence Day observed (Lacey campus only) July 3
    Independence Day (University closed) July 4
    Summer 05 & 07 sessions end July 11
    Final grades due to registrar July 13

    STAR session (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin June 29

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 6
    Independence Day observed (Lacey campus only) July 3
    Independence Day (University closed) July 4
    Midterm grades due to registrar July 27
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Aug. 7
    STAR session ends  Aug. 22
    Conferral date for summer graduates Aug. 22
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 24

    Session 08 (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 11

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 18
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 8
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 19
    Summer 08 session ends  July 4
    Final grades due to registrar July 6

    Session 09 (seven weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin July 6

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 13
    Midterm grades due to registrar Aug. 3
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Aug. 14
    Summer 09 session ends 
    Conferral date for summer graduates
    Aug. 22
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 24

2020-2021

  • Fall 2020

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    Event Date
    Faculty & student convocation Aug. 28
    Residence halls open for first year students Aug. 28
    Residence halls open for upper class students Aug. 29-30
    Lacey campus fall semester class begins Aug. 31
    Mass of the Holy Spirit Sept. 3
    Labor Day (holiday) Sept. 7
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Sept. 11
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Oct. 26
    Fall break (Lacey 16 week sessions only) Oct. 26-27
    Advising week; classes meet
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors
    Nov. 2-6
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day (holiday) Nov. 11
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Nov. 20
    Priority registration for spring 2021 begins Nov. 23
    Thanksgiving recess; no Lacey class (University open) Nov. 25
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday) Nov. 26-27
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    Dec. 7-10
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no classes) Dec. 11
    Semester final exams Dec. 14-17
    Conferral date for fall graduates Dec. 19
    Final grades due to registrar Dec. 21

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Aug. 31
    Labor Day (holiday) Sept. 7
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Sept. 8*
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Sept. 28
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Oct. 9
    Columbus Day (JBLM campus closed; Lacey open) Oct. 12
    Last day of classes  Oct. 24
    Final grades due to registrar Oct. 26

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Oct. 26
    Add/drop dealing (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Nov. 2
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day (holiday) Nov. 11
    Priority registration for spring 2021 begins Nov. 23
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Nov. 23
    Thanksgiving recess
    Lacey campus only (no classes; University open)
    JBLM classes meet
    Nov. 25
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday) Nov. 26-27
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Dec. 7*
    Last day of classes Dec. 19
    Final grades due to registrar Dec. 21
  • Spring 2021

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    Event Date
    Residence halls open Jan. 9
    Classes begin Jan. 11
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday) Jan. 18
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 22
    Presidents Day (holiday) Feb. 15
    Spring Break: no classes; University open March 8-12
    Mid-term grades due to registrar March 8
    Saint Benedict's Day March 21
    Advising Week: classes meet
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors
    March 22-26
    Good Friday (holiday) April 2
    Easter Monday (holiday) April 5
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2021 April 6
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) April 9
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    April 26-30
    Honors Convocation and Scholars Day April 27
    Senior Commencement Fair April 29
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day 
    No Lacey campus classes
    April 30
    Final examinations May 3-6
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding Ceremony May 7
    Commencement May 8
    Final grades due to registrar May 10

    Sessions 01, 08 and 10 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Jan. 11
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday) Jan. 18
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 22
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Feb. 8
    Presidents Day (holiday) Feb. 15
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Feb. 19
    Last day of classes March 6
    Final grades due to registrar March 8

    Sessions 02, 09 and 11 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin March 15
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    March 22
    Good Friday 
    No Lacey campus classes
    JBLM classes meet
    April 2
    Easter Monday 
    No Lacey campus classes
    JBLM classes meet
    April 5
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2021 April 6
    Midterm grades due to registrar April 12
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) April 23
    Honors Convocation and Scholars Day April 27
    Senior Commencement Fair April 29
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding Ceremony May 7
    Last day of classes May 8
    Commencement May 8
    Final grades due to registrar May 10
  • Summer 2021

    Main session (12 weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 24
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 31
    Independence Day observed (holiday) July 5
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 28
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) July 16
    Summer main session ends Aug. 7
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 9
    Conferral date for summer graduates Aug. 21

    Session 01 (six weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 18
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 31
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 16
    Summer 01 session ends June 26
    Final grades due to registrar June 28

    Session 02 (six weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 24
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 31
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 14
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 25
    Independence Day observed (holiday) July 5
    Summer main session ends July 10
    Final grades due to registrar July 12

    STAR session (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin June 28
    Independence Day observed (holiday) July 5
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 6*
    Midterm grades due to registrar July 26
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Aug. 6
    STAR session ends
    Conferral date for summer graduates
    Aug. 21
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 23

    Session 08 (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 10
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 17
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 7
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 18
    Summer session 08 ends July 3
    Independence Day observed (holiday) July 5
    Final grades due to registrar July 6

    Session 09 (seven weeks)

    Event Date
    Independence Day observed (holiday) July 5
    Classes begin July 6*
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 12
    Midterm grades due to registrar Aug. 2
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Aug. 13
    Summer session 09 ends
    Conferral date for summer graduates
    Aug. 21
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 23

Previous academic year

  • Fall 2018

    Main Campus, 04, STAR

    Event Date
    Faculty & student convocation Aug. 24
    Residence halls open for first-year students Aug. 24
    Residence halls open for upper class students Aug. 25-26
    Fall semester Lacey campus classes begin Aug. 27
    Mass of the Holy Spirit Aug. 30
    Labor Day (holiday) Sept. 3

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Sept. 7

    Mid-term grades due to registrar Oct. 22

    Advising week (classes meet)
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors

    Nov. 5-9

    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day observed (holiday) Nov. 12
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Nov. 16
    Priority registration for spring 2019 begins

    Nov. 19

    Thanksgiving recess
    (No Lacey classes; University open)

    Nov. 21
    Thanksgiving recess (University closed) Nov. 22-23
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    Dec. 3-7
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no classes) Dec. 7
    Semester final exams Dec. 10-13
    Conferral date for fall graduates Dec. 15
    Final grades due to registrar Dec. 17

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Aug. 27
    Labor Day (University closed) Sept. 3

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Sept. 4

    Mid-term grades due to registrar Sept. 24
    Last day for withdrawal Oct. 5
    Columbus Day (only JBLM campus closed) Oct. 8
    Last day of classes Oct. 20
    Final grades due to registrar Oct. 22

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight weeks)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Oct. 22

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Oct. 29

    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day observed (University closed) Nov. 12
    Priority registration for spring 2019 begins Nov. 19
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Nov. 19
    Thanksgiving recess;
    (No classes Lacey campus only; JBLM classes meet; University open)
    Nov. 21
    Thanksgiving recess (University closed) Nov. 22-23
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Nov. 30
    Last day of classes Dec. 15
    Final grades due to registrar Dec. 17

     

  • Spring 2019

    Main, 04, STAR

    Event Date
    Residence halls open Jan. 12
    Classes begin Jan. 14
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday) Jan. 21
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 25  
    Presidents Day (holiday) Feb. 18
    Spring Break (no classes; University open) March 11-15
    Mid-term grades due to registrar March 11
    Saint Benedict’s Day (holiday) March 21 
    Advising Week (classes meet)
    Students encouraged to Sschedule meeting with advisors
    March 25-29
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2019 April 8
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) April 12
    Good Friday (holiday) April 19
    Easter Monday (holiday) April 22
    Honors Convocation and Scholars Day April 30
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    April 29 – May 3
    Senior Commencement Fair May 2
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day
    (no Lacey campus classes)
    May 3
    Final examinations May 6-9
    Chancellor’s Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding Ceremony May 10         
    Commencement May 11   
    Grades due to registrar May 13

    Sessions 01, 08 and 10 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin Jan. 14
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday)

    Jan. 21

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 22
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Feb. 11
    Presidents Day (holiday) Feb. 18
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Feb. 22
    Last day of classes March 9
    Final grades due to registrar March 11

    Sessions 02, 09 and 11 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin March 18
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    March 25
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2019 April 8   
    Midterm grades due to registrar April 15
    Good Friday
    (no Lacey campus classes; JBLM classes meet)
    April 19
    Easter Monday
    (no Lacey campus classes; JBLM classes meet)
    April 22
    Honors Convocation and Scholars Day April 30
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) April 26
    Senior Commencement Fair May 2   
    Chancellor’s Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding Ceremony May 10
    Last day of classes May 11
    Commencement May 11
    Final grades due to registrar May 13

     

  • Summer 2019

    Main session (12 week)

    Event Date
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 27
    Classes begin  May 28

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    June 4
    Independence Day (holiday) July 4
    Midterm grades due to registrar July 8
    Last day for withdrawal (W Grade) July 26
    Summer main session ends Aug. 17
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 19
    Conferral date for summer graduates Aug. 24

    Session 01 (six week)

    Event Date
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 27
    Classes begin  May 28

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 29
    Midterm grades due to registrar June 21
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) June 28
    Independence Day (holiday) July 4
    Summer 01 session ends July 6
    Final grades due to registrar July 8

    Sessions 02 & STAR (six week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin July 8

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 9
    Midterm grades due to registrar July 29
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) Aug. 7
    Summer 02 session ends Aug. 17
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 19
    Conferral date for summer graduates Aug. 24

    Sessions 05 & 07 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Memorial Day (holiday) May 27
    Classes begin May 28

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    June 3
    Mid-term grades due to registrar June 24
    Independence Day (holiday) July 4
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade) July 8
    Summer 05 & 07 sessions end July 20
    Final grades due to registrar July 22

    Session 08 (eight week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin May 13

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 20
    Mid-term grades due to registrar June 10
    Last day for withdrawal (W Grade) June 21
    Independence Day (holiday) July 4
    End of session July 6
    Final grades due to registrar July 8

    Session 09 (seven week)

    Event Date
    Classes begin July 8

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 15
    Mid-term grades due to registrar Aug. 5
    Last day for withdrawal (W Grade) Aug. 16
    End of session/summer conferral date Aug. 24
    Final grades due to registrar Aug. 26