Registrar at Aquinas College

Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

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

Aug. 21 GE 100 First Year Experience sections meet. First quad and semester-long evening courses begin at 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 Daytime classes are cancelled for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance activities. Evening classes meet beginning at 6pm.
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