Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Plan ahead.

Dates are important to the success of any student. Below you can find all the important academic dates for the fall, spring and summer semesters. Find TN eCampus calendar dates here.

Download a printable PDF of the 2019-20 Academic Calendar here.

Spring 2020

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

Spring 2020 Full 15-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Nov 4 – Jan 12 Registration Period
Jan 8 First Purge**
Jan 10 Last Day to Apply for Spring 2020 Admission
Jan 13-20 Late Registration Period
Jan 15 Second Purge**
Jan 17 Last Day to Change Major for Spring 2020
Jan 20 Martin Luther King Day (College closed)
Jan 20-24 Nightly Purge**
Jan 21 Regular Classes Begin
Jan 24 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Jan 25 Weekend Classes Begin*
Feb 3 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Mar 9-15 Spring Break (No classes)
Mar 27 Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance
Mar 27 Fall 2019 "I" Grades (Incompletes) Change to "F"
Mar 27 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Mar 27 Deadline to File Summer 2020 Graduation Intent
Apr 10-12 Administrative Closing (Colleges Closed)
May 2 Last Day of Classes
May 4-8 Final Examination Period
May 8 TN eCampus Grades Due by Noon
May 9 Weekend Classes Finals
May 11 Grades Due by 4:30pm
May 12 Commencement

*Weekend Class Notes (14 weekends including final exam)
1st Class – January 25
Weekend PRIOR to Spring Break – WILL hold classes
Weekend FOLLOWING Spring Break – Will NOT Hold Classes
Easter Weekend – Will Not Hold Classes
Final Exams – May 9

**Purge means classes dropped if fees not paid by this time. Excludes balances under $200.

Spring 2020 First 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Nov 4 – Jan 12 Registration Period
Jan 13-20 Late Registration Period
Jan 21 Regular Classes Begin
Jan 24 Fee Waivers Due by 4:00pm
Feb 3 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Feb 21 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Feb 21 Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance
Mar 6 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Mar 11 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Spring 2020 Second 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Nov 5 – Mar 7 Registration Period
Mar 6 Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term Spring 2020
Mar 13-15 Late Registration Period
Mar 16 Classes Begin
Mar 20 Fee Waivers Due by 4:00pm
Mar 29 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W' appearing on transcript)
Apr 17 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Apr 17 Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance
May 8 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
May 11 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Summer 2020 Full 10-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – May 21 Registration Period
May 13 First Purge**
May 20 Second Purge**
May 15 Last Day to Apply for Summer 2020 Admission
May 22-25 Late Registration Period
May 25-29 Nightly Purge**
May 22 Last Day to Change Major for Summer 2020
May 26 Regular Classes Begin
May 29 Fee waivers due by 4pm
Jun 8 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Jul 3-5 Independence Day Holiday (College Closed - No Classes)
Jul 10 Spring 2020 "I" Grades (Incompletes) Change to "F"
July 10 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
July 10 Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance
July 10 Deadline to File Fall 2020 Graduation Intent
July 31 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Aug 3 Grades Due by 4:30pm

**Purge means classes dropped if fees not paid by this time. Excludes balances under $200.

Summer 2020 First 5-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – May 21 Registration Period
May 22-25 Late Registration Period
May 26 Classes Begin
May 29 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Jun 1 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Jun 12 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Jun 12 Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance
Jun 26 Classes and Final Exams End
June 29 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Summer 2020 Second 5-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Jun 25 Registration Period
Jun 19 Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term Summer 2020 Admission
Jun 26-28 Late Registration Period
Jun 29 Regular Classes Begin
Jul 2 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Jul 5 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Jul 17 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Jul 17 Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance
Jul 31 Regular Classes and Final Examinations
Aug 3 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Fall 2020 Full 15-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Aug 16 Registration Period
Aug 12 Convocation (Campus offices closed)
Aug 13 First Purge**
Aug 14 Last Day to Apply for Fall 2020 Admission
Aug 17-23 Late Registration Period
Aug 19 Second Purge**
Aug 21 Last Day to Change Major for Fall 2020
Aug 23-28 Nightly Purge**
Aug 24 Regular Classes Begin
Aug 28 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Aug 29 Weekend Classes Begin*
Sep 5-7 Labor Day Holiday (College closed)
Sep 6 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Oct 12-13 Fall Break (No classes)
Oct 30 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Oct 30 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Oct 30 Summer 2020 "I" Grades (Incompletes) Change to "F"
Oct 30 Deadline for Filing Spring 2021 Graduation Intent
Nov 25-29 Thanksgiving Holiday (Wednesday: No Classes; Thursday-Sunday: College Closed)
Dec 4 No Classes
Dec 5 Last Day of Regular Classes
Dec 7-11 Final Exam Period
Dec 11 TN eCampus Grades Due by Noon
Dec 12 Weekend Classes Finals*
Dec 14 Grades Due by 4:30pm

* Weekend Class Notes (14 Weekends Including Final Exam)
1st Class – Aug 29
Labor Day Weekend: will not hold classes
Fall Break Weekend: will hold classes
Thanksgiving Weekend: will not hold classes
Final Exams: Dec 12

**Purge means classes dropped if fees not paid by this time. Excludes balances under $200.

Fall 2020 First 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Aug 16 Registration Period
Aug 17-23 Late Registration Period
Aug 24 Regular Classes Begin
Aug 28 Fee waivers by 4:00pm
Sep 6 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Sep 25 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Sep 25 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Oct 9 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Oct 14 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Fall 2020 Second 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Oct 8 Registration Period
Oct 2 Last Day to Apply for Second Term Fall 2020 Admission
Oct 9-13 Late Registration Period
Oct 14 Regular Classes Begin
Oct 16 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Oct 20 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Nov 13 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Nov 13 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Dec 4 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Dec 14 Grades Due by 4:30pm

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