Important Dates

Be sure to know these dates. Dates change on a semester and yearly basis. Please check with the Office of Academic Programs (848-932-3000) if you have questions about any of these dates.

Spring 2019 Dates
Martin Luther King Day - University Closed Jan. 21, 2019
Classes Begin Jan. 22, 2019
Course Add/Drop Period Begins Jan. 22, 2019
Last Day to Drop a Course Jan. 29, 2019
Last Day to Add a Course Jan. 30, 2019
RU Here Confirmation Deadline Feb. 4, 2019
Warning Notice Period Mar. 4–15, 2019
Spring Recess Mar. 16–24, 2019
Last Day to Withdraw from Individual Course (with a "W" grade) Mar. 25, 2019
Last Day for Complete Withdrawal from the University (all "W" grades) Apr. 22, 2019
Regular Classes End May 6, 2019
Reading Days May 7–8, 2019
Exam Days May 9–15, 2019
University Commencement May 19, 2019
SEBS Convocation May 20, 2019
Fall 2019 Dates
Classes Begin Sept. 3, 2019
Change in Designation of Class Day – Thursday Classes Meet Nov. 26, 2019
Change in Designation of Class Day – Friday Classes Meet Nov. 27, 2019
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 28 – Dec. 1, 2019
Regular Classes End Dec. 11, 2019
Reading Days Dec. 12–13, 2019
Exam Days Dec. 16–23, 2019