University Academic Calendars

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

All dates and times are subject to change. 

2020 Summer I

May 13 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2020.
May 22 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for first term classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.
May 25 Monday. Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 26 Tuesday. First day of first term classes.
May 29 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping courses for the first term.
Official census date for first term.
June 15 Monday, 5 p.m. 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.
June 26 Friday. Last day of first term classes.
June 29 Monday. First term final examinations.
July 3 Friday, noon. First term final grades due.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in summer 2020 without a late fee.
July 20 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day to apply for summer 2020 graduation online.
5 p.m. Summer 2020 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2

2020 Summer II 

May 13 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2020.
May 25 Monday. Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
June 29 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for second term classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.
June 30 Tuesday. First day of second term classes.
July 3 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping courses for the second term.
5 p.m. Official census date for second term.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in summer 2020 without a late fee.
July 20 Monday, 5 p.m. 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. Last day to apply for summer 2020 graduation online.
5 p.m. Summer 2020 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2
TBD* Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
August 3 Monday. Last day of second term classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in summer 2020.
August 4-5 Tuesday-Wednesday. Second term final examinations for all students.
August 6 Thursday, noon. Grades due for degree candidates.
August 7 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
TBD* Commencement and Commissioning-Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in College Station.
TBD* Commencement and Commissioning-All Degrees in Galveston.
August 10 Monday, noon. Final grades for second term due.
Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

*Due to the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and restrictions on event sizes announced by the White House, Summer graduation ceremonies will be postponed.

2020 Summer 10 Week Semester 

May 13 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2020.
May 22 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for 10-week semester classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/due-dates for tuition and fee due dates.
May 25 Monday. Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 26 Tuesday. First day of 10-week semester classes.
May 29 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping for the 10-week semester.
Official census date for 10-week semester.
June 29 Monday, 5 p.m. No 10-week semester classes.
July 3 Friday. Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in summer 2020 without a late fee.
July 14 Tuesday, 5 p.m. 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.
July 20 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day to apply for summer 2020 graduation online.
5 p.m. Summer 2020 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2
TBD* Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
August 3 Monday. Last day of 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in summer 2020.
August 4-5 Tuesday-Wednesday. 10-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 6 Thursday, noon. Grades due for degree candidates.
August 7 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
TBD* Commencement and Commissioning-Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in College Station.
TBD* Commencement and Commissioning-All Degrees in Galveston.
August 10 Monday, noon. Final grades for 10-week semester due.

*Due to the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and restrictions on event sizes announced by the White House, Summer graduation ceremonies will be postponed.

2020 Fall Semester

August 12 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2020.
August 18 Tuesday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee due dates.
August 19 Wednesday. First day of fall semester classes.
Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
August 25 Tuesday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester.
September 3 Thursday. Fall official census date.
September 15 Tuesday. Undergraduate deadline to submit a request for change of curriculum.
September 18 Friday. Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in fall 2020 without a late fee.
September 30 Wednesday. Undergraduate degree plan approval deadline.
October 5 Monday, noon. Mid-semester grades due.
November 5 - 18 Thursday-Wednesday. Preregistration for 2021 spring semester.
November 10 Tuesday, 5 p.m. 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 2020.
5 p.m. Last day to officially withdraw from the University.
5 p.m. Last day to apply for fall 2020 graduation online.
5 p.m. Fall 2020 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2
November 18 Wednesday. Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
November 23 Monday. 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.
November 24 Tuesday. Last day of fall semester classes. Last day for face-to-face meetings to be held. All assignments and projects that require face-to-face interaction must be completed at this time. The only remaining graded activities that are permissible are those which may be accomplished remotely and final exams. 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.
November 25 Wednesday. Final exam preparation day (Reading day), no classes.
November 26-27 Thursday-Friday. Thanksgiving Holiday.
November 30 Monday. Final exam preparation day (Reading day), no classes.
December 1-4, 7-9 Tuesday-Friday, Monday-Wednesday. Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 5 Saturday, 10 a.m. Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
December 10 Thursday, 6 p.m. Grades due for degree candidates.
December 11 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station.
December 12 Saturday. Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station and all Degrees in Galveston.
December 14 Monday, noon. Final grades for all students due.
December 24 - January 1 Thursday-Friday. Faculty and Staff holiday.

2021 Spring Semester

January 6 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in May 2021.
January 7 Thursday. Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
January 15 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for spring semester classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/resources/important-dates/ for tuition and fee due dates.
January 18 Monday. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
January 19 Tuesday. First day of spring semester classes.
January 25 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester.
February 3 Wednesday. Spring official census date.
February 15 Monday. Undergraduate deadline to submit a request for change of curriculum.
Feburary 19 Friday. Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in spring 2021 without a late fee.
March 8 Monday, noon. Mid-semester grades due.
March 15-19 Monday-Friday. Spring break.
March 17-19 Wednesday-Friday. Faculty and Staff holiday.
April 1-16 Thursday-Friday. Preregistration for the 2021 first term, second term, 10-week summer semester and fall semester.
April 2 Friday. Reading day, no classes.
April 20 Tuesday, 5 p.m. 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 2021.
5 p.m. Last day to officially withdraw from the University.
5 p.m. Last day to apply for spring 2021 graduation online.
5 p.m. Spring 2021 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2
April 21 Wednesday. Muster. Campus ceremony.
May 3 Monday. 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.
May 4 Tuesday. 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 spring 2021.
Last day of spring semester classes.
May 5 Wednesday. Reading day, no classes.
May 6-7, 10-11 Thursday-Friday, Monday-Tuesday. Spring semester final examinations for all students.
May 8 Saturday, 10 a.m. Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
May 12 Wednesday, 6 p.m. Grades for degree candidates due.
May 13 Thursday. Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station.
May 14 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for May undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station.
May 15 Saturday. Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station and all Degrees in Galveston.
May 17 Monday, noon. Final grades for all students due.

2021 Summer Term I

May 19 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2021.
May 28 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for first term classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/resources/important-dates/ for tuition and fee due dates.
May 31 Monday. Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
June 1 Tuesday. First day of first term classes.
Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
June 4 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping first term classes.
Official census date for first term classes.
June 21 Monday, 5 p.m. 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 the first term.
5 p.m. Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the first term.
June 28 Monday. Undergraduate deadline to submit a request for change of curriculum.
July 2 Friday. Last day of first term classes.
July 5 Monday. First term final examinations.
5 p.m. Last day to register for second term classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/resources/important-dates/
July 9 Friday. First term final grades due at noon.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in summer 2021 without a late fee.
July 26 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day to apply for summer 2021 graduation online.
5 p.m. Summer 2021 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2

2021 Summer Term II

May 19 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2021.
May 31 Monday. Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
June 1 Tuesday. Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
June 28 Monday. Undergraduate deadline to submit a request for change of curriculum.
July 5 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for second term classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/resources/important-dates/ for tuition and fee due dates.
July 6 Tuesday. First day of second term classes.
July 9 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping courses for the second term.
5 p.m. Official census date for the second term.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in summer 2021 without a late fee.
July 26 Monday, 5 p.m. 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 the second term.
5 p.m. Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the second term.
5 p.m. Last day to apply for summer 2021 graduation online.
5 p.m. Summer 2021 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2
August 7 Saturday, 10 a.m. Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
August 9 Monday. Last day of second term classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in summer 2021.
August 10-11 Tuesday-Wednesday. Second term examinations for all students.
August 12 Thursday, noon. Grades due for degree candidates.
August 13 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station.
August 14 Saturday. Commencement and Commissioning - All Degrees in Galveston.
August 16 Monday, noon. Final grades for second term.

2021 10-Week Summer Semester

May 19 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2021.
May 28 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for 10-week semester classes. Refer to https://sbs.tamu.edu/resources/important-dates/ for tuition and fee due dates.
May 31 Monday. Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
June 1 Tuesday. First day of 10-week classes.
Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
June 4 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for adding/dropping 10-week classes.
Official census date for 10-week classes.
June 28 Monday. Undergraduate deadline to submit a request for change of curriculum.
July 5 Monday. No 10-week classes.
July 9 Friday. Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in summer 2021 without a late fee.
July 20 Tuesday, 5 p.m. Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for 10-week classes.
5 p.m. Last day to officially withdraw from the University for 10-week classes.
July 26 Monday, 5 p.m. Last day to apply for summer 2021 graduation online.
5 p.m. Summer 2021 Degree Candidates: Degree Requirement Verification (http://registrar.tamu.edu/Graduation-Degree-Programs/Graduation-Diplomas/Degree-Requirement-Verification) deadline per Student Rule 14.2
August 7 Saturday, 10 a.m. Doctoral Commencement and Hooding Ceremony in College Station.
August 9 Monday. Last day of 10-week classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in summer 2021.
August 10-11 Tuesday-Wednesday. 10-week final examinations for all students.
August 12 Thursday, noon. Grades due for degree candidates.
August 13 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
Commencement and Commissioning - Bachelor and Master's Degrees in College Station.
August 14 Saturday. Commencement and Commissioning - All Degrees in Galveston.
August 16 Monday, noon. Final grades for 10-week classes due.

All dates and times are subject to change. 

College of Dentistry (Dental Hygiene) Calendar

All dates and times are subject to change.

2020

June 1 Monday. SUMMER SESSION BEGINS (DH Sr.).
June 2 Tuesday. QA/RM Program (DH Sr.) - Clinics Closed From 1:00-4:00 p.m.
July 6 Monday. Independence Day Holiday.
July 24 Friday. SUMMER SESSION ENDS (DH Sr.).
July 28 Tuesday. Summer Session Grades Due By 12:00 p.m., NOON - Dental Hygiene courses.
August 3-5 Monday-Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. Orientation, Fall Semester,First Year Dental Hygiene Students
August 10 Monday. 8:00 a.m., FALL SEMESTER BEGINS (All students).
Septermber 7 Monday. Labor Day Holiday.
November 23-27 Monday-Friday. Fall Semester Recess.
November 26 Thursday. Thanksgiving Day Holiday.
December 4 Friday. FALL SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS (DH Jr., DH Sr.).
December 7-11 Monday-Friday. Fall Semester Examination Period (DH Jr., DH Sr.).
December 11 Friday, 5:00 p.m. Holiday Recess Begins.
December 25 Friday. Christmas Day Holiday.

2021

January 1 Friday. New Year's Day Holiday.
January 4 Monday, 8:00 a.m. SPRING SEMESTER BEGINS (All Students).
January 6 Wednesday. Fall Semester Grades Due by 12:00 p.m., NOON.
January TBD Faculty Retreat.
January 18 Monday. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday.
March 15-19 Monday-Friday. Spring Semester Recess.
April TBD Scholars Day - Clinic closed for DH.
April-May TBD WREB EXAM – Senior Dental Hygiene.
May 7 Friday. Grades due for graduating students by 12:00 p.m., NOON.
Friday, 5:00 p.m. SPRING SEMESTER INSTRUCTION ENDS (DH students).
May 12 Wednesday. p.m. Graduation Announcement for graduating students.
May 10-14 Monday-Friday. Spring Semester Examination Period (Except graduating students).
May 18 Tuesday. Spring Semester Grades Due.
May TBD AWARDS CEREMONY.
May TBD GRADUATION EXERCISE.
May 31 Monday. Memorial Day Holiday.
June 1 Tuesday. SUMMER SESSION BEGINS (DH Sr.).
June 2 QA/RM Program (DH Sr.) - Clinics Closed From 1:00-4:00 p.m.
July 5 Monday. Independence Day Holiday.
July 23 Friday. SUMMER SESSION ENDS (DH Sr.).
July 27 Tuesday. Summer Session Grades Due By 12:00 p.m., NOON - Dental Hygiene Courses.
August 2-4 Monday-Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. Orientation, Fall Semester, First-Year Dental Hygiene Students.

Texas A&M University at Qatar Calendar

 All dates and times are subject to change. 

Fall Semester 2020*

August 18-20 Tuesday-Thursday. AGGIE LIFE 101 (required for all new students).
August 23 Sunday. First day of fall classes.
First day to apply for December graduation.
Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
August 27 Thursday. Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the fall semester, 4:30 p.m.
September 7 Monday. Official census date (12th class day).
September 17 Thursday. Undergraduate change of curriculum period ends, 4:30 p.m.
September 24 Thursday. Last day to apply for December graduation, 4:30 p.m.
September 30 Wednesday. Undergraduate degree plan approval deadline.
October 11-15 Sunday-Thursday. Fall Break (No classes. Offices remain open).
October 22 Thursday. Mid-semestergrades due by noon, Office of Records.
November 18 Wednesday. Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
November 19 Thursday. 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.
November 26 Thursday. Reading Day (no classes. Offices remain open).
December 6 Sunday. Last day of fall semester classes.
Redefined day - Students attend their Thursday 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 7 Monday. Reading day (no classes or finals).
December 8-10 Tuesday-Thursday. Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 13 Sunday. Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 14 Monday. Final grades due for all students by 6:00 p.m., Office of Records.
December 17 Thursday. Qatar National Day Observed (offices closed).
December 18 Friday. Qatar National Day.
December 20-24 Sunday-Thursday. 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 2021*

December 27 Sunday. Offices reopen after semester break.
January 10 Sunday. First day of spring classes.
First day to apply for May graduation.
Undergraduate change of curriculum period begins. See Student Rule 5.1, https://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule05/.
January 14 Thursday. Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the spring semester, 4:30 p.m.
January 25 Monday. Official census date (12th class day).
February 4 Thursday. Undergraduate change of curriculum period ends, 4:30 p.m.
February 9 Tuesday. Qatar National Sports Day (offices closed/no classes).
February 11 Last day to apply for May graduation, 4:30 p.m.
February 28-March 4 Sunday-Thursday. Spring break (no classes).
March 7 Sunday. Spring semester classes resume.
March 11 Thursday. Mid-semester grades due by noon, Office of Records.
April 11 Sunday. 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 13 Tuesday. Projected first day of Ramadan.*
April 21 Wednesday. Aggie Muster.
April 25 Sunday. Last day of spring semester classes.
Redefined Day – Students attend their Tuesday 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.
April 26 Monday. Reading day (no classes or finals).
April 27-29 Tuesday-Thursday. Spring semester final examinations.*
May 1 Saturday. Qatar Foundation Convocation.*
May 2-3 Sunday-Monday. Spring semester final examinations.*
May 4 Tuesday. Final grades due for degree candidates by 6:00 p.m., Office of Records.
May 6 Thursday. Commencement Ceremony.
May 7 Friday. Final grades due for all non-degree candidates by noon, Office of Records.

* All dates are subject to change.

Summer Semester 2021*

May 13 Thursday. Projected first day of Eid Al-Fitr (offices expected to be closed).^*
May 16-17 Sunday-Monday. Eid Al-Fitr (offices expected to be closed).^*
May 23 Sunday. First day of summer classes.
First day to apply for summer graduation.
May 26 Wednesday. Official census date (4th class day).
Last day for adding/dropping courses with no record for the summer semester, 4:30 p.m.
June 10 Thursday. Last day to apply for summer graduation, 4:30 p.m.
June 24 Thursday. 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 Sunday. United States Independence Day.
July 8 Thursday. Last day of summer classes.
July 11-12 Sunday-Monday. Final examinations for summer term.
July 14 Wednesday. Final grades due for summer term by noon, Office of Records.
July 19-22 Monday-Thursday. Eid Al-Adha (offices expected to be closed).^*
July 20 Tuesday. Projected first day of Eid Al-Adha.^*

*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.