Fall 2020 Academic Calendar
|THU AUG 20**||Orientation for first-time in college residential students admitted for Fall 2020 begins.|
|FRI AUG 21**||Orientation for first-time in college commuting admitted for Fall 2020 begins.|
|SUN AUG 23**||
Orientation for first-time-in-college students ends
|MON AUG 24||
Fall 2020 Classes Begin
Late registration online drop/add period begins online
|MON AUG 31||Last day to drop or add a course online (by 11:59 pm)|
|MON AUG 31||Last day to submit a request to take a course on a pass/fail or audit basis (requests must be in the Registrar's Office by 4:30pm)|
|TUE SEP 01||
W grade period begins.If course starts or ends outside of the regular Fall 2020 term (8/24-12/13), the withdrawal deadline will differ. Please contact the Registrar’s Office for more information.
|MON SEP 14*||Winter web schedule & other registration information available online|
|MON SEP 28||
Deadline to submit an Academic Program Change Request (major/minor add/drop) in time for Spring 2021 advisement.
Any changes in major or minor submitted to the Registrar's office after this date will be processed effective the next major term (Fall or Spring) unless the student is graduating this term.
|MON SEP 28||
NEW ONLINE GRADUATION APPLICATION available to bachelor's degree candidates for Fall 2020 and Winter 2021.
|WED SEP 30*||
Registration for Winter 2021 begins at noon
|WED OCT 07||
Spring 2021 web schedule & other registration information available online
|MON OCT 12||TAPs available to academic advisors for Spring 2021 registration|
|THU OCT 15||Applications for the master's degree (graduation) must be filed with Graduate Studies & Adult Learning.|
|MON OCT 26||Graduation Application deadline for Undergraduate students for Fall 2020 or Winter 2021 bachelor's degree (applications must be submitted online by 11:59 pm)|
|FRI OCT 30||Last day to withdraw from a course & receive a W grade (withdrawal form must be submitted online by 11:59 pm)|
|TUE NOV 3||Graduate degree-seeking registration for Spring 2021 term|
|WED NOV 4||Graduate non-degree seeking registration for Spring 2021 term|
|THU - FRI
|Spring 2021 undergraduate registration. See Registration Guide and Appointment Schedule on the Registration Information page for details.|
|FRI NOV 20||
Thanksgiving recess begins after last class
Students move out of Residence Halls
|MON NOV 30||
Thanksgiving recess ends at 7 am
Classes resume remotely
|MON NOV 30*||
Summer class schedules are available to view on web
|FRI DEC 04||Deadline for making up a Summer & Spring 2020 incomplete grade for an undergraduate course|
|FRI DEC 04||Last instructional day (remote)|
|MON DEC 07||Reading day (no instruction)|
|MON DEC 07||Last day to change a pass/fail grade to a regular grade|
|MON DEC 07||Last day for graduate students to make up a Spring or Summer 2020 incomplete grade for a graduate course|
|MON DEC 07||Deadline for submitting graduate theses and grades for research reports to Graduate Studies & Adult Learning|
|TUE - FRI
|SUN DEC 13||Fall 2020 term ends.|
|WED DEC 16||Deadline (12MN) for faculty to submit final grades for Fall 2020|
|THU DEC 17
|Undergraduate students may complete electronic request for Fall 2020 courses to be translated to pass/fail option. Please do not email the registrar's office requesting pass/fail option. Only requests submitted via the official form will be accepted. The form must be submitted/finalized by 5 pm Thursday, December 24 or grade mode and earned grade will remain. See updated policy from Academic Affairs 12/2 for full details.|
FRI JAN 08
Fall 2020 grades are available to students via MAX (Term Grades and Transcripts) after 4:30pm.
Degree Audit (GPA/repeats) will be updated per fall grades.
Per Provost's email 12/15/2020, Our policy on academic dismissals will be suspended for the Fall semester. Students whose academic standing is in jeopardy will be allowed to continue on probation through the conclusion of the Spring 2021 semester. Notifications will be mailed and emailed in January after grades have been processed.
|*||Availability of web schedules may change if the class schedule production timeline changes. Any updates will be made here when they are confirmed.|
|**||Orientation and residential move-in details for Fall 2020 could change|
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551
Lyle Hall, 1st Floor
Due to COVID-19 and recommendations from the state, our office is open with limited, rotating staff each week. If you plan to visit our office, you must wear a mask and please check in using the COVID-19 screening feature in the LiveSafe App. We will ask that all visitors adhere to campus COVID-19 policies regarding masks and physical distancing.
We are also here for you virtually during office hours, for best response, please connect with us via Email:
Virtual Office Hours (Phone and Email): Mon. - Fri. 8am to 4pm
Limited Staff Physical Office Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30am to 4pm