Registrar at Aquinas College

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

Fall 2019

Directed Study Dates: 8/23 & 24, 9/13 & 14, 10/4 & 5, 10/25 & 26, 11/15 & 16

Aug. 21 FYE/1st Quad Begins 6pm
Aug. 22 Day Classes Begin
Aug. 30 Last day to add a first quad or semester-long class
Aug. 30 Last day to drop a first quad class or semester-long class with no financial penalty
Aug. 30 Last day to drop a Directed Study class no financial penalty
Sept. 2 Labor Day
Sept. 13 Last day to drop a first quad class with no academic penalty
Oct. 11 First Quad ends
Oct. 12-20 Fall Break
Oct. 21 Classes Resume
Oct. 21 Last day to add a second quad class
Oct. 25 Last day to drop a semester-long class with no academic penalty
Nov. 1 Last day to drop a second quad class with no financial penalty
Nov. 15 Last day to drop a second quad class with no academic penalty
Nov. 27- Dec. 1 Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 2 Classes Resume
Dec. 9-13 Final examinations according to posted schedule
Dec. 13 Second Quad ends
Dec. 18 Grades due in Registrar's Office

Spring 2020

Directed Study Dates: 1/17, 1/18, 2/7, 2/8, 2/28, 2/29, 3/20, 3/21, 4/17, 4/18

Jan. 13 Classes begin
Jan. 17 Last day to add a semester or third quad class
Jan. 20 Classes are cancelled from 3:00pm to 5:45pm for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observance Activities.
Jan. 24 Last day to drop a third quad or semester-long class with no financial penalty
Jan. 24 Last day to drop a Directed Study class with no financial penalty
Feb. 7 Last day to drop a third quad class with no academic penalty
Mar. 6 Third Quad ends
Mar. 7-15 Mid Term Break
Mar. 16 Classes resume
Mar. 20 Last day to add a fourth quad class
Mar. 20 Last day to drop a semester-long class with no academic penalty
Mar. 27 Last day to drop a fourth quad class with no financial penalty
Apr. 9 Easter vacation begins after the last class
Apr. 10 Last day to drop a fourth quad class with no academic penalty
Apr. 13 Classes resume at 6:00 pm
Apr. 30- May 6 Final examinations according to posted schedule.
May 6 Fourth Quad ends
May 9 Baccalaureate Mass & Commencement 
May 13 Grades due in Registrar's Office

Summer 2020

May 18 Classes Begin
May 18 - July 10 8-Week Summer Session
May 18 - July 24 10-Week Summer Session
May 29 Last day to drop 8-Week & 10-Week courses w/o financial penalty
June 12 Last day to drop 8-week w/o academic penalty
June 19 Last day to drop 10-week w/o academic penalty