Academic Calendar

The academic calendar includes information about registration dates and withdraw deadlines, holiday closings,  and other important dates for Germanna’s current and upcoming semesters.

Fall 2019

Web and in-person registration: April 1 – Oct. 29

Apply to participate in Fall Graduation by: Sept. 30

Apply to participate in Spring Graduation by: Jan. 31

Fall Graduation: Dec. 10

Grades due: Dec. 17 at 12 a.m.

  • 15-week term

    Aug. 21
    Classes begin

    Aug. 23
    Last day to add

    Sept. 2
    Labor Day (College closed)

    Sept. 9
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Oct. 4
    Convocation/Student Reading Day (no classes)

    Oct. 26
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Nov. 27 – Dec. 1
    Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

    Dec. 9
    Classes end

    Final examinations
    Dec. 10 – Dec. 16

  • 12-week session

    Sept. 11
    Classes begin

    Sept. 13
    Last day to add

    Sept. 26
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Oct. 4
    Convocation/Student Reading Day (no classes)

    Nov 4
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Nov. 27 – Dec. 1
    Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

    Dec. 8
    Classes end

    Final examinations
    Dec. 10 – Dec. 16

  • 1st 7 week session

    Aug. 21
    Classes begin

    Aug. 23
    Last day to add

    Sept. 2
    Labor Day (College closed)

    Aug. 29
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Oct. 4
    Convocation/Student Reading Day (no classes)

    Sept. 22
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Oct. 14
    Classes end

    Final examinations
    During last scheduled class

  • 2nd 7 week session

    Oct. 16.
    Classes begin

    Oct. 18
    Last day to add

    Oct. 24
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Nov. 13
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Nov. 27 – Dec. 1
    Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

    Dec. 8
    Classes end

    Final examinations
    During last scheduled class

  • 1st 4-week session

    Aug. 26
    Classes begin

    Aug. 25
    Last day to add

    Sept. 2
    Labor Day (College closed)

    Aug. 30
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Sept. 11
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Sept. 23
    Classes end

    Final Examinations
    During last scheduled class

  • 2nd 4-week session

    Sept. 30
    Classes begin

    Sept. 29
    Last day to add

    Oct. 7
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Oct. 4
    Convocation/Student Reading Day (no classes)

    Oct. 15
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Oct. 26
    Classes end

    Final examinations
    During last scheduled class

  • 3rd 4-week session

    Oct. 30
    Classes begin

    Oct. 29
    Last day to add

    Nov. 4
    Last day to drop with a refund

    Nov. 14
    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Nov. 26
    Classes end

    Final examinations
    During last scheduled class

Spring 2020

Web and in-person registration: October 1, 2019 – March 29, 2020

Apply to participate in Spring Graduation by: January 31, 2020

Apply to participate in Summer Graduation by: May 31, 2020

Spring Graduation: May 13, 2020

Grades due: May 5, 2020 at 12 p.m.

  • 15-week term

    15-week term

    Classes begin

    Jan. 13

    Last day to add

    Jan. 15

    MLK Day (college closed)

    Jan. 20

    Last day to drop with a refund

    Jan. 29

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    March 22

    Spring break (no classes)

    March 9 – March 15

    Classes end

    April 27

    Final examinations

    April 28 – May 4

  • 12-week session

    12-week session

    Classes begin

    Feb. 3

    Last day to add

    Feb. 5

    Last day to drop with a refund

    Feb. 17

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    March 30

    Spring break (no classes)

    March 9 – March 15

    Classes end

    April 26

    Final examinations

    April 27 – May 3

  • 1st 7-week session

    1st 7-week session

    Classes begin

    Jan. 13

    Last day to add

    Jan. 15

    MLK Day (college closed)

    Jan. 20

    Last day to drop with a refund

    Jan. 21

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Feb. 11

    Classes end

    March 2

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 2nd 7-week session

    2nd 7-week session

    Classes begin

    March 16

    Last day to add

    March 18

    Last day to drop with a refund

    March 23

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    April 13

    Classes end

    May 3

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 1st 4-week session

    1st 4-week session

    Classes begin

    Jan. 13

    Last day to add

    Jan. 12

    MLK Day (college closed)

    Jan. 20

    Last day to drop with a refund

    Jan. 17

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    Jan. 29

    Classes end

    Feb. 10

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 2nd 4-week session

    2nd 4-week session

    Classes begin

    Feb. 17

    Last day to add

    Feb. 16

    Last day to drop with a refund

    Feb. 21

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    March 3

    Spring Break (no classes)

    March 9 – March 15

    Classes end

    March 22

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 3rd 4-week session

    3rd 4-week session

    Classes begin

    March 30

    Last day to add

    March 29

    Last day to drop with a refund

    April 3

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    April 14

    Classes end

    April 26

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

Summer 2020

Web and in-person registration: March 1, 2020 – July 5, 2020

Apply to participate in Fall Graduation by: September 30, 2020

Grades due: August 10, 2020 at 12 p.m.

  • 10-week session

    10-week session

    Classes begin

    May 26

    Last day to add

    May 25

    Last day to drop with a refund

    June 8

    Memorial Day (college closed)

    May 25

    No classes

    June 30 – July 5

    Independence Day (college closed)

    July 3 – July 5

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    July 9

    Classes end

    Aug. 8

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 8-week session

    8-week session

    Classes begin

    June 9

    Last day to add

    June 8

    Last day to drop with a refund

    June 18

    Memorial Day (college closed)

    May 25

    No classes

    June 30 – July 5

    Independence Day (college closed)

    July 3 – July 5

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    July 14

    Classes end

    Aug. 8

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 1st 5-week session

    1st 5-week session

    Classes begin

    May 26

    Last day to add

    May 25

    Last day to drop with a refund

    June 1

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    June 15

    Classes end

    June 29

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 2nd 5-week session

    2nd 5-week session

    Classes begin

    July 6

    Last day to add

    July 5

    Last day to drop with a refund

    July 13

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    July 25

    Classes end

    Aug 8

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 1st 4-week session

    1st 4-week session

    Classes begin

    June 1

    Last day to add

    May 31

    Last day to drop with a refund

    June 8

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    June 16

    Classes end

    June 27

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class

  • 2nd 4-week session

    2nd 4-week session

    Classes begin

    July 6

    Last day to add

    July 5

    Last day to drop with a refund

    July 13

    No classes

    June 30 – July 5

    Last day to withdraw without academic penalty

    July 21

    Classes end

    Aug. 1

    Final examinations

    During last scheduled class