University Academic Calendars

Texas A&M University and Texas A&M University at Galveston Calendar

All dates are subject to change. 

2018 Summer Term I

May 16 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2018.
May 25 Last day to register for Summer I term classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
May 28 Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 29 First day of Summer I term classes.
June 1 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
Summer I term official census date.
June 18 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
June 29 Last day of Summer I term classes.
July 2 Summer I term final examinations.
No 10-week semester classes.
Last day to register for Summer II term classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
July 3 First day of Summer II term classes.
July 4 Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 6 Summer I term final grades due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
July 9 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.

2018 Summer Term II

May 16 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2018.
July 2 Last day to register for the Summer II term classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
July 3 First day of Summer II term classes.
July 4 Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 6 Summer I term final grades due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
July 9 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
Summer II term official census date.
July 24 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
August 6 Last day of Summer II term classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 7 Summer II term final examinations for all students.
August 9 Grades for all degree candidates due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
August 10 Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
August 10-11 Commencement and Commissioning.
August 13 Final grades for Summer II term due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

2018 10-Week Summer Semester

May 16 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2018.
May 25 Last day to register for 10-week semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
May 28 Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 29 First day of 10-week semester classes.
June 1 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
10-week official census date.
July 2 No 10-week semester classes.
July 4 Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 9 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
July 18 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
August 6 Last day of 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 7-8 10-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 9 Grades for degree candidates from departments due to Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
August 10 Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
August 10-11 Commencement and Commissioning.
August 13 Final grades for 10-week semester due to Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

2018 Fall Semester

August 15 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2018.
August 24 Last day to register for Fall semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
August 27 First day of Fall semester classes.
August 31 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the Fall semester, 5 p.m.
September 11 Fall official census date.
September 28 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in December without a late fee.
September 30 Undergraduate Degree Plan approval deadline.
October 15 Mid-semester grades due to Office of the Registrar, noon.
November 8 - 28 Preregistration for 2019 Spring semester.
November 16 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop), 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for Fall 2018, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 5 p.m.
November 18 Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
November 21 Reading day, no classes.
November 22-23 Thanksgiving holiday. Faculty and staff holiday.
December 3 Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3, no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given the 15th week of classes.
December 4 Redefined day, students attend their Thursday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3, no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
December 5 Last day of Fall semester classes. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3, no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December.
December 6 Reading day, no classes.
December 7, 10-12 Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 13 Grades for degree candidates due to the Office of the Registrar, 6 p.m.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 10 p.m.
December 14 Last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
December 14-15 Commencement and Commissioning.
December 17 Final grades for all students due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
December 24 - January 1 Faculty and Staff holiday.

2019 Spring Semester

January 2 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in May 2019.
January 11 Last day to register for spring semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
January 14 First day of Spring semester classes.
January 18 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the Spring semester, 5 p.m.
January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
January 30 Spring official census date.
February 15 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in May without a late fee.
March 4 Mid-semester grades due to Office of the Registrar, noon.
March 11-15 Spring Break.
March 15 Faculty and Staff holiday.
April 4-18 Preregistration for 2019 Summer I term, Summer II term, 10-week summer semester and fall semester.
April 15 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop), 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for Spring 2019, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 5 p.m.
April 19 Reading day, no classes.
April 21 Muster. Campus ceremony.
April 29 Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3, no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given the 15th week of classes.
April 30 Last day of spring semester classes.
Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3, no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in May.
May 1 Reading days, no classes.
May 2-3, 6-7 Spring semester final examinations for all students.
May 8 Grades for degree candidates due to Office of the Registrar, 6 p.m.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 10 p.m.
May 9-11 Commencement and Commissioning.
May 10 Last day for May undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
May 13 Final grades for all students due in the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

2019 Summer Term I

May 15 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2019.
May 24 Last day to register for Summer I term classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
May 27 Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 28 First day of Summer I term classes.
May 31 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
Summer I term official census date.
June 17 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the Summer I term, 5 p.m.
June 28 Last day of Summer I term classes.
July 1 Summer I term final examinations.
No 10-week semester classes.
Last day to register for Summer II term classes, 5 p.m. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
July 2 First day of Summer II term classes.
July 4 Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 5 Summer I term final grades due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
July 8 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.

2019 Summer Term II

May 15 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2019.
July 1 Last day to register for the Summer II term classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
July 2 First day of Summer II term classes.
July 4 Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 8 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
Summer II term official census date.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
July 23 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the Summer II term, 5 p.m.
August 5 Last day of Summer II term classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 6-7 Summer II term final examinations for all students.
August 8 Grades for all degree candidates due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
August 9 Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
August 9-10 Commencement and Commissioning.
August 12 Final grades for Summer II term due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

2019 10-Week Summer Semester

May 15 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2019.
May 24 Last day to register for 10-week semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
May 27 Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 28 First day of 10-week semester classes.
May 31 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
10-week official census date.
July 1 No 10-week semester classes.
July 4 Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 8 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
July 17 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
August 5 Last day of 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 6-7 10-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 8 Grades for degree candidates from departments due to Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
August 9 Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
August 9-10 Commencement and Commissioning.
August 12 Final grades for 10-week semester due to Office of the Registrar, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

College of Dentistry Calendar

All dates are subject to change.

2018

June 4 SUMMER SESSION BEGINS. (DH Sr.)
June 5 QA/RM Program (D3-D4 and DH Sr.) – clinics closed from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
June 28-29 New Graduate Student Orientation. (Graduate Students)
July 2 SUMMER GRADUATE SESSION BEGINS. (Graduate Students)
July 3 Graduate Core Courses begin.
July 4 Independence Day holiday.
July 13 SUMMER SESSION ENDS. (DH Sr.)
July 17 Summer session grades due by 12 p.m., NOON – Dental and Dental Hygiene courses.
August 6-10 Orientation, Fall semester first year Dental and Dental Hygiene students.
August 10 Second-year dental DDS instrument distribution. (ATTENDANCE MANDATORY)
SUMMER GRADUATE SESSION ENDS. (Graduate Students)
August 13 FALL SEMESTER BEGINS. (All Students)
September 3 Labor Day holiday.
November 19-23 Fall semester recess.
November 22 Thanksgiving Day holiday.
December 7 FALL SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS. (DH Sr., DH Jr.)
December 10-14 Fall semester examination period. (DH Sr., DH Jr.)
December 14 FALL GRADUATE SEMESTER ENDS. (Graduate Students)
Holiday recess begins.
December 15 Award MS and PhD degrees.
December 25 Christmas Day holiday.

2019

January 1 New Year's Day holiday.
January 3 Fall semester grades due by 12 p.m., NOON.
January TBD Faculty Retreat.
January 7 Spring semester begins. (All Students)
January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr., Day holiday.
February TBD Mock Boards – Fourth year Dental, D2 assists.
March 18-22 Spring semester recess.
April TBD Scholars Day – Clinic closed for DDS/DH.
April-May TBD WREB Exam – Fourth Year and Senior Dental Hygiene.
May 10 Grades due for graduating students by 12 p.m., NOON. (DH2)
SPRING SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS. (DDS and DH students)
May 15 Graduation announcement for graduating students.
Spring semester examination period (DH1).
SPRING SEMESTER ENDS (DH1).
May 17 GRADUATE SEMESTER ENDS. (Graduate Students)
May 21 Spring semester grades due for all other students by 12 p.m., NOON.
May TBD AWARDS CEREMONY.
May TBD GRADUATION EXERCISE.
May 27 Memorial Day holiday.
June 3 SUMMER SESSION BEGINS. (DH Sr.)
June 4 QA/RM Program (D3-D4 and DH Sr.) – clinics closed from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
June 27-28 New Graduate Student Orientation.
July 1 SUMMER GRADUATE SESSION BEGINS. (Graduate Students)
July 2 Graduate Core Courses Begin.
July 4 Independence Day holiday.
July 12 SUMMER SESSION ENDS. (DH Sr.)
July 16 Summer session grades due by 12 p.m., NOON – Dental and Dental Hygiene courses.
August 5-9 Orientation, Fall Semester First Year Dental and Dental Hygiene Students.
August 9 Second Year Dental DDS Instrument Distribution. (ATTENDANCE MANDATORY)
SUMMER GRADUATE SESSION ENDS. (Graduate Students)
August 13 Summer Graduate Grades due by 12 p.m., NOON.

Texas A&M University at Qatar Calendar

 All dates are subject to change. 

Fall Semester 2018*

August 21-23 Eid Al-Adha (offices expected to be closed).^*
August 27-30 AGGIE LIFE 101 (required for all new students).
September 2 First day of Fall classes.
First day to apply for December 2018 graduation.
September 6 Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the Fall semester, 4:30 p.m.
September 17 Official census date (12th class day).
Last day to change or add major/minor for Fall, 4:30 p.m.
September 30 Undergraduate degree plan approval deadline.
October 4 Last day to apply for December 2018 graduation, 4:30 p.m.
October 14-15 Reading Days (no classes).
October 25 Mid-semester grades due to the Office of Records, noon.
November 18 Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
November 26 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop), 4:30 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 4:30 p.m.
December 10 Last day of Fall semester classes.
December 11 Reading Day (no classes or finals).
December 12-13 Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 16-17 Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 18 Qatar National Day (offices closed).
December 20 Final grades due for all students to the Office of Records, noon.
December 24-27 Semester Break (offices closed)*

*All dates are subject to change.
^Dates for the Eid holidays are subject to change; however, the University will be closed for a three-day period during each Eid.

Spring Semester 2019*

January 13 First day of Spring classes.
First day to apply for May graduation.
January 17 Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the Spring, 4:30 p.m.
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observance (offices closed/no classes).
January 29 Official census date (12th class day).
Last day to change or add major/minor for Spring, 4:30 p.m.
February 12 Qatar National Sports Day (offices closed/no classes).
February 14 Last day to apply for May 2019 graduation, 4:30 p.m.
March 3-7 Spring Break (no classes).
March 14 Mid-semester grades due to the Office of Records, noon.
April 15 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop), 4:30 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 4:30 p.m.
April 21 Aggie Muster.
April 29 Last day of Spring classes.
Redefined day.
April 30 Reading day (no classes or finals).
May 1-2 Spring semester final examinations.
May 5 Projected First Day of Ramadan.*
May 5-6 Spring semester final examinations.
May 7 Qatar Foundation Convocation.*
May 8 Final grades due for degree candidates to Office of Records, 9 a.m.
May 9 Commencement Ceremony*
May 10 Final grades due for all non-degree candidates to Office of Records, noon.

* All dates are subject to change.

Summer Semester 2019*

May 19 First day of Summer classes.
First day to apply for Summer 2019 graduation.
May 22 Official census day (4th class day).
Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the Summer semester, 4:30 p.m.
June 2-6 Eid Al-Fitr student break (no classes).*^
June 4-6 Eid Al-Fitr (offices expected to be closed).*^
June 5 Projected first day of Eid Al-Fitr*^
June 13 Last day to apply for Summer 2019 graduation, 4:30 p.m.
June 27 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop), 4:30 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 4:30 p.m.
July 4 United States Independence Day.
July 11 Last day of Summer classes.
July 14-15 Final examinations for Summer term.
July 17 Final grades due for Summer term to Office of Records, noon.

*All dates are subject to change.
^Dates for the Eid holidays are subject to change; however, the University will be closed for a three-day period during each Eid.