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Seton Hill University Academic Calendar

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

Date Event
August 17 S1 classes begin
August 19 M1 classes begin
August 23 S1 last day to add/drop classes
August 25 M1 last day to add/drop
August 26   Traditional classes begin
August 30 Traditional last day to add/drop classes
Sept 2 Traditional Labor day; no classes
Oct 5-8 Traditional extended weekend; no classes
Oct 11 S1 last day classes 
Oct 12 M1 last day classes 
Oct 12 S2 classes begin
Oct 14 M2 classes begin
Oct 18 S2 last day to add/drop classes
Oct 20 M2 last day to add/drop
Oct 30-Nov 6 Registration for Spring 2020 begins
Nov 27-Dec 1 Traditional Thanksgiving break; no classes
Nov 30 S2 Thanksgiving break; no classes
Dec 7 S2 last day classes 
Dec 7 M2 last day classes 
Dec 9  Traditional last day classes 
Dec 10-13 Traditional final examinations
Dec 16 Vesper and Commencement

J-Term

Date Event
Dec 18 Classes begin
Dec 24-Jan 1 Christmas break; no classes
Jan 17 Last class

Spring 2020

Date Event
Jan 4 S3 classes begin
Jan 4 Writing Popular Fiction Residency begins
Jan 6 M3 classes begin
Jan 8 Writing Popular Fiction Residency ends
Jan 8 Writing Popular Fiction  Commencement
Jan 10 S3 last day to add/drop classes
Jan 12 M3 last day to add/drop
Jan 21  Traditional classes begin
Jan 27  Traditional last day to add/drop classes
Feb 28 S3 last day classes 
Feb 29 M3 last day classes 
Feb 29 S4 classes begin
March 2  M4 classes begin
March 2-6 Traditional spring break; no classes
March 6 S4 last day to add/drop classes
March 8 M4 last day to add/drop
April 1-8 Registration for Summer & Fall 2020 begins
April 9-12 Traditional Easter break; no classes
April 11 S4 Easter break;  no classes
April 13 Traditional Classes begin at 6:00 pm
April 25 M4 last day classes 
April 25 S4 last day classes 
May 4 Traditional last day classes 
May 5-8 Traditional final examinations
May 8 Baccalaureate
May 9 Commencement

M-Term

Date Event
May 8 Classes begin
May 25 Memorial Day, no classes
May 29 Last day of classes 

Summer 2020

Date Event
April 27 M5 classes begin
May 3 M5 last day to add/drop
May 11 Traditional classes begin
May 25 Traditional Memorial Day; no classes
May 30 S5 classes begin
June 5 S5 last day to add/drop classes
June 8 S6 classes begin
June 14 S6 last day to add/drop classes
June 20 M5 last day classes 
June 22 M6 classes begin
June 24 Writing Popular Fiction Residency begins
June 28 Writing Popular Fiction Residency ends
June 28 Writing Popular Fiction Commencement
June 28 M6 last day to add/drop
July 4 Traditional July 4th; no classes
July 4 M6 July 4th; no classes
July 4 S5 July 4th ; no classes
July 25 S5 last class 
Aug 1 S6 last class
Aug 7 Traditional last day classes
Aug 15 M6 last day classes 
Aug 15 Summer Degree conferral  


Fall 2020

Date  
Aug 17 M1 classes begin
Aug 22 S1 classes begin
Aug 23 M1 last day to add/drop classes
Aug 24 Traditional classes begin
Aug 28 Traditional last day to add/drop classes
Aug 28 S1 last day to add/drop classes
Sept 7 Traditional Labor day; no classes
Oct 5 - 6 Traditional extended weekend; no classes
Oct 10 M1 last day classes 
Oct 12 M2 classes begin
Oct 16 S1 last day classes 
Oct 17 S2 classes begin
Oct 18 M2 last day to add/drop
Oct 23 S2 last day to add/drop classes
Nov 4 - 11 Registration for Spring 2021 begins
Nov 23 - 27 M2 Thanksgiving break; no classes
Nov 25 - 27 Traditional Thanksgiving break; no classes
Nov 28 S2 Thanksgiving break; no classes
Dec 7 Traditional last day classes 
Dec 8 - 11 Traditional final examinations
Dec 12 M2 last day classes 
Dec 12 S2 last day classes 
Dec 14 Vespers and Commencement

J-Term

Date Event
Dec 16 Classes begin
Dec 24 - Jan 1 Christmas break; no classes
Jan 15 Last class

Spring 2021

Date Event
Jan 4 M3 classes begin
Jan 9 S3 classes begin
Jan 9 Writing Popular Fiction Residency begins
Jan 10 M3 last day to add/drop classes
Jan 13 Writing Popular Fiction Residency ends
Jan 13 Writing Popular Fiction Commencement
Jan 15 S3 last day to add/drop
Jan 19 Traditional classes begin
Jan 25 Traditional last day to add/drop classes
Feb 27 M3 last day classes 
March 1 M4 classes begin
March 1 - 5 Traditional spring break; no classes
March 5 S3 last day classes 
March 6 S4 classes begin
March 7 M4 last day to add/drop classes
March 12 S4 last day to add/drop
April 1 - 5 Traditional Easter break; no classes
April 3 S4 Easter break;  no classes
April 7 - 14 Registration for Summer & Fall 2021 begins
April 24 M4 last day classes 
May 1 S4 last day classes 
May 3 Traditional last day classes 
May 4 - 7 Traditional final examinations
May 7 Baccalaureate
May 8 Commencement

M-Term

Date Event
May 7 Classes begin
May 29 Last day of classes 

Summer 2021

Date Event
April 26 M5 classes begin
May 2 M5 last day to add/drop
May 10 Traditional classes begin
May 31 Traditional Memorial Day; no classes
June 5 S5 classes begin
June 11 S5 last day to add/drop classes
June 14 S6 classes begin
June 19 M5 last day classes
June 20 S6 last day to add/drop
June 21 M6 classes begin
June 23 Writing Popular Fiction Residency begins
June 27 Writing Popular Fiction Residency ends
June 27 Writing Popular Fiction Commencement
June 27 M6 last day to add/drop
July 3 S5 July 4th; no classes
July 31 S5 last class 
Aug 6 Traditional last day classes
Aug 7 S6 last class
Aug 14 M6 last day classes 
Aug 19 Summer Degree conferral 

 

M = Calendar followed by MBA, Special Education & Innovative Instruction graduate programs

S = Calendar followed by undergraduate accelerated courses (Adult Degree Program) & Genocide and Holocaust Studies Certificate Program

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