University Academic Calendars

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

All dates are subject to change. 

2019 Fall Semester

August 14 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2019.
August 23 Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates, 5 p.m.
Tuition and Fees payment due date.
August 26 First day of fall semester classes.
September 2 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester, 5 p.m.*
September 10 Fall official census date.
September 27 Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December without a late fee.
September 30 Undergraduate degree plan approval deadline.
October 14 Mid-semester grades due, noon.
November 7 - 22 Preregistration for 2020 spring semester.
November 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 fall 2019, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 5 p.m.
November 18 Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
November 27 Reading day, no classes.
November 28-29 Thanksgiving holiday.
December 2 Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
December 3 Redefined day, students attend their Thursday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
December 4 Last day of fall semester classes. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), 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 5 Reading day, no classes.
December 6, 9-11 Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 7 Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
December 12 Grades due for degree candidates, 6 p.m.
December 13 Last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
December 13-14 Commencement and Commissioning-Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in College Station.
December 14 Commencement and Commissioning-All Degrees in Galveston.
December 16 Final grades for all students due, noon.
December 23 - January 1 Faculty and Staff holidays.

*Adjusted to accommodate University event.

2020 Spring Semester

January 8 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in May 2020.
January 10 Last day to register for spring semester classes, 5 p.m. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.
January 13 First day of Spring semester classes.
January 17 Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester, 5 p.m.
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
January 29 Spring official census date.
February 14 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in May without a late fee.
March 2 Mid-semester grades due, noon.
March 9-13 Spring break.
March 11-13 Faculty and Staff holiday.
April 2-17 Preregistration for the 2020 first term, second term, 10-week summer semester and fall semester.
April 10 Reading day, no classes.
April 14 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 2020, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 5 p.m.
April 21 Muster. Campus ceremony.
April 27 Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
April 28 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 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), 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.
April 29 Reading day, no classes.
April 30 - May 1, May 4-5 Spring semester final examinations for all students.
May 2 Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
May 6 Grades for degree candidates due, 6 p.m.
May 7-9 Commencement and Commissioning-Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in College Station.
May 8 Last day for May undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
May 9 Commencement and Commissioning-All Degrees in Galveston.
May 11 Final grades for all students due, noon.

2020 Summer Term I

May 13 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2020.
May 22 Last day to register for first term and 10-week semester classes, 5 p.m. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.
May 25 Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 26 First day of Summer I term classes.
May 29 Last day for adding/dropping for the first term and the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
Official census date for first term and 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
June 15 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty for the first term (Q-drop), 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for first term, 5 p.m.
June 26 Last day of first term classes.
June 29 First term final examinations.
Last day to register for the second term classes, 5 p.m. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.

2020 Summer Term II

May 13 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2020.
June 30 First day of second term classes.
July 3 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, 5 p.m.
Official census date for second term.
July 14 Last day for all students to Q-drop or withdraw for 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
July 20 Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for second term, 5 p.m.
August 1 Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
August 3 Last day of second term and 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awareded in August.
August 4-5 Second term and 10-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 6 Grades due for degree candidates, noon.
August 7 Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
August 7-8 Commencement and Commissioning-Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in College Station.
August 8 Commencement and Commissioning-All Degrees in Galveston.
August 10 Final grades for second term and 10-week semester due, noon.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

2020 10-Week Summer Semester

May 13 Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2020.
May 22 Last day to register for first term and 10-week semester classes, 5 p.m. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.
May 25 Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 26 First day of first term and 10-week semester classes.
May 29 Last day for adding/dropping for the first term and the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
Official census date for first term and 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
June 29 No 10-week semester classes.
July 3 Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
July 14 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 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
August 1 Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
August 3 Last day of second term and 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in August.
August 4-5 Second term and 10-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 6 Grades due for degree candidates, noon.
August 7 Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy, 5 p.m.
August 7-8 Commencement and Commissioning-Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in College Station.
August 8 Commencement and Commissioning-All Degrees in Galveston.
August 10 Final grades for second term and 10-week semester due, noon.

College of Dentistry (Dental Hygiene) Calendar

All dates are subject to change.

2019

June 3 SUMMER SESSION BEGINS (DH Sr.)
June 4 QA/RM Program (D3-D4 & DH Sr.) - Clinics Closed From 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
July 4 Independence Day Holiday
July 26 SUMMER SESSION ENDS (DH Sr.)
July 30 Summer Session Grades Due By 12:00 NOON - Dental and Dental Hygiene courses
August 5-7 Orientation, Fall Semester, First-Year Dental and Dental Hygiene Students
August 12 FALL SEMESTER BEGINS (All students)
Septermber 2 Labor Day, Holiday
November 25-29 Fall Semester Recess
November 28 Thanksgiving Day Holiday
December 6 FALL SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS (DH Jr., DH Sr.)
December 9-13 Fall Semester Examination Period (DH Jr., DH Sr.)
December 13 Holiday Recess Begins
December 25 Christmas Day, Holiday

2020

January 1 New Year's Day, Holiday
January 3 Fall Semester Grades Due By 12:00 NOON
January 6 SPRING SEMESTER BEGINS (All students)
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Holiday
Februrary 3-4 MOCK BOARDS - Fourth-Year Dental, D2 assists
March 16-20 Spring Semester Recess
April 1 Scholars Day – Clinic closed for DDS/DH
Apri 24-27 WREB EXAM – Fourth-Year Dental and Senior Dental Hygiene
May 8 Grades due for graduating students by 12:00 noon (DH2)
SPRING SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS (DDS and DH students)
May 11-15 Spring Semester Examination Period (DH1)
May 13 Graduation Announcement for Graduating Students
May 19 Spring Semester Grades Due for all Other Students by 12:00 NOON
May 21 AWARDS CEREMONY
May 22 GRADUATION EXERCISE
May 25 Memorial Day holiday
June 1 SUMMER SESSION BEGINS (DH Sr.)
June 2 QA/RM Program (D3-D4 & DH Sr.) - Clinics Closed From 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
July 6 Independence Day, Holiday
July 24 SUMMER SESSION ENDS (DH Sr.)
July 28 Summer Session Grades Due By 12:00 NOON - Dental and Dental Hygiene courses
August 3-5 Orientation, Fall Semester, First-Year Dental and Dental Hygiene Students
August 6 First-Year Dental Student Instrument Distribution (ATTENDANCE MANDATORY)

Texas A&M University at Qatar Calendar

 All dates are subject to change. 

Fall Semester 2019*

August 20-22 AGGIE LIFE 101 (required for all new students)
August 26 First day of Fall classes.
First day to apply for December graduation
September 1 Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the fall semester, 4:30 p.m.
September 10 Official census date (12th class day)
Last day to change or add Major/Minor for fall, 4:30 p.m.
September 26 Last day to apply for December graduation, 4:30 p.m.
September 30 Undergraduate degree plan approval deadline
October 13-17 Fall Break (No classes. Offices remain open)
October 24 Mid-semester grades due by noon, Office of Records
November 18 Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day
November 24 Last day for all students to drop courses with no academic penalty (Q-drop), 4:30 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 4:30 p.m.
December 8 Last day of fall semester classes
Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
December 9 Reading day (no classes or finals)
December 10-12, December 15 Fall semester final examinations for all students
December 16 Final grades due for all students by 6:00pm, Office of Records
December 18 Qatar National Day (offices closed)
December 19 Semester break (offices closed)*
December 22-26 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 2020*

December 29 Offices reopen after semester break
January 12 First day of spring classes
First day to apply for May graduation
January 16 Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the spring semester, 4:30 p.m.
January 27 Official census date (12th class day)
Last day to change or add Major/Minor for spring, 4:30p.m.
February 11 Qatar National Sports Day (offices closed/no classes)
February 13 Last day to apply for May graduation, 4:30 p.m.
March 1-5 Spring break (no classes)
March 8 Spring semester classes resume
March 12 Mid-semester grades due by noon, Office of Records
April 12 Last day for all students to drop courses with no academic penalty (Q-drop), 4:30 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University, 4:30 p.m.
April 21 Aggie Muster
April 23 Projected first day of Ramadan*
April 26 Last day of spring semester classes
Redefined Day – Tuesday classes to be held
Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes
April 27-28 Reading day (no classes or finals)
April 29-30 Spring semester final examinations
May 3-4 Spring semester final examinations
May 5 Qatar Foundation Convocation*
May 5 Final grades due for degree candidates by 6:00p.m., Office of Records
May 7 Commencement Ceremony
May 8 Final grades due for all non-degree candidates by noon, Office of Records

* All dates are subject to change.

Summer Semester 2020*

May 23 Projected first day of Eid Al-Fitr^*
May 24-26 Eid Al-Fitr (offices expected to be closed)^*
May 31 First day of summer classes
First day to apply for summer graduation
June 3 Official census date (4th class day)
Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the summer semester, 4:30 p.m.
June 18 Last day to apply for summer graduation, 4:30 p.m.
July 2 Last day for all students to drop courses with no academic 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 16 Last day of Summer classes
July 19-20 Final examinations for Summer term
July 22 Final grades due for summer term by noon, Office of Records

*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.