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Academic Calendar & Student Holidays

Academic Calendar Notes

University holidays are tentative.

Calendars are subject to change without notice as necessitated by governing authorities or administrative needs. However, colleges and schools may not change their calendars without executive committee approval.

For information on tuition and fee payment deadlines, contact Student Business Services: 979.847.3370

2019 Summer Semester

Date Day Activity Class
May 17 Friday 5 pm: Last day to register for summer semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs. P4 students
May 20 Monday First day of rotation block 1 P4 students
May 23 Thursday
  • 5 pm: Last day for adding/dropping for the first term (block 1) and summer semester (blocks 1 and 2)
  • Official census date for first time and summer semester
P4 students
May 27 Monday Memorial Day holiday  
Jun 7 Friday
  • 5 pm: Last day for students to drop courses with no penalty (Q drop)
  • Last day to officially withdraw from the College (P4 students)
P4 students
Jun 28 Friday Last day of rotation block 1 P4 students
Jul 1 Monday First day of rotation block 2 P4 students
Jul 4 Thursday Independence Day holiday  
Aug 9 Friday Last day of rotation block 2 P4 students
Aug 14 Wednesday Noon: Final grades due for fall semester classes P4 students

2019 Fall Semester

Date Day Activity Class
May 31 Friday Pre-orientation for the Class of 2023 P1 students
Aug 2 Friday 5 pm: Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs. P2 students
Aug 5 Monday General Orientation P1 Students
Aug 5 Monday First day of fall semester classes P2 students
Aug 9 Friday 5 pm: Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs. P1, P3 and P4 students
Aug 9 Friday 5 pm: Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester P2 students
Aug 12 Monday First day of fall semester classes P1 and P3 students
Aug 12 Monday First day of rotation block 3 P4 students
Aug 16 Friday 5 pm: Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester P1, P3 and P4 students
Aug 20 Tuesday Fall official census date P2 students
Aug 27 Tuesday Fall official census date P1, P3 and P4 students
Sept 20 Friday Last day of rotation block 3 P4 students
Sept 23 Monday First day of rotation block 4 P4 students
Nov 1 Friday Last day of rotation block 4 P4 students
Nov 4 Monday First day of rotation block 5 P4 students
Nov 7 Thursday Registration for the Spring 2020 semester opens. Watch for a registration email from the Office of Student Affairs P1, P2, P3 and P4 students
Nov 18 Monday Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day  
Nov 27 Wenesday Last full day of fall semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Nov 28-29 Thursday-Friday Thanksgiving holiday  
Dec 2-13 Monday-Friday Final examinations for fall semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Dec 13 Friday Last full day of rotation block 5 P4 students
Dec 19 Thursday Noon: Final grades due for fall semester classes P1, P2, P3 and P4 students
Dec 23-Jan 1 Monday-Tuesday Faculty and staff holiday  

2020 Spring Semester

Date Day Activity Class
Jan 2 Thursday 5 pm: Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs. P2 and P3 students
Jan 6 Monday First day of rotation block 6 P4 students
Jan 6 Monday First day of spring semester classes P2 and P3 students
Jan 9 Thursday Graduation application opens P4 students
Jan 10 Friday 5 pm: Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester P2 and P3 students
Jan 10 Friday 5 pm: Last day to register for spring semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs. P1 and P4 students
Jan 13 Monday First day of spring semester classes P1 students
Jan 17 Friday 5 pm: Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester P1 and P4 students
Jan 20 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Faculty and staff holiday P1, P2 and P3 students
Jan 22 Wednesday Spring official census date P2 and P3 students
Jan 27-31 Monday-Friday Mini clinical rotation P3 students
Jan 29 Wednesday Spring official census date P1 and P4 students
Feb 14 Friday Last day of rotation block 6 P4 students
Feb 17 Monday First day of rotation block 7 P4 students
Mar 9-13 Monday-Friday Spring Break P1, P2 and P3 students
Mar 11-13 Wednesday-Friday Faculty and staff holiday  
Mar 27 Friday Last day of rotation block 7 P4 students
Mar 30 Monday First day of rotation block 8 P4 students
Apr 1 Wednesday Registration for the Fall 2020 semester opens. Watch for a registration email from the Office of Student Affairs P1, P2 and P3 students
May 1 Friday Last full day of spring semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
May 4-15 Monday-Friday Final examinations for spring semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
May 8 Friday Last full day of rotation block 8 P4 students
May 20 Wednesday Noon: Final grades due for fall semester classes P1, P2, P3 and P4 students
May 23 Saturday Commencement P4 students

2020 Summer Semester

Date Day Activity Class
May 21 Thursday
  • 5 pm: Last day for adding/dropping for the first term (block 1) and summer semester (blocks 1 and 2)
  • Official census date for first term, summer semester and 10-week semester classes
P1, P2, P3 and P4 students
May 22 Friday 5 pm: Last day to register for first term, summer semester and 10-week semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs. P1, P2, P3 and P4 students
May 25 Monday First day of rotation block 1 P4 students
May 25 Monday Memorial Day - Faculty and staff holiday  
May 26 Tuesday First day of first term and 10-week semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Jun 26 Friday Last day of first term classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Jun 30 Tuesday First day of second term classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Jul 3 Friday Last day of rotation block 1 P4 students
Jul 3 Friday First term grades due at noon P1, P2 and P3 students
Jul 6 Monday First day of rotation block 2 P4 students
Aug 3 Monday Last day of second term and 10-week semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Aug 6 Thursday Noon: Final grades due for second term and 10-week semester classes P1, P2 and P3 students
Aug 14 Friday Last day of rotation block 2 P4 students
Aug 19 Wednesday Noon: Final grades due for summer semester classes P4 students