Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

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


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) 

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

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.


NEW ONLINE GRADUATION APPLICATION available to bachelor's degree candidates for Fall 2020 and Winter 2021.


Registration for Winter 2021 begins at noon


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
NOV  05-13
Spring 2021 undergraduate registration. See Registration Guide and Appointment Schedule on the Registration Information page for details. 

Thanksgiving recess begins after last class

Students move out of Residence Halls


Thanksgiving recess ends at 7 am

Classes resume remotely


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
DEC 08-11
Evaluation period -- (Remote evaluations)
Classes will meet during this period for regular instruction or for examinations
SUN DEC 13 Fall 2020 term ends.
WED DEC 16 Deadline (12MN) for faculty to submit final grades for Fall 2020
FRI DEC 18 Fall 2020 grades are available to students via MAX after 4:30pm
Degree Audit (GPA/repeats) will be updated per fall grades.

Academic dismissal notices will be sent to students' millersville.edu email and home address on or before JAN 2

* 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
  • Contact Information

    Registrar's Office

    Millersville University
    P.O. Box 1002
    Millersville, PA 17551

    Lyle Hall, 1st Floor
    Our physical office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a limited staff.

    If you must take care of any business with us in-person please be sure to wear your mask and adhere to the returning to campus guidelines.

    We may ask you to verify that you have a "green check" mark in the LifeSafe app prior to doing business in person with you, and we will ask you to wear your mask.

    We are also still here for you virtually, for best response, please connect with us via Email:

    General/Registration: Registrar@millersville.edu
    Degree Audit: Degree.Audit@millersville.edu
    Commencement: Commencement@millersville.edu
    Transcripts: Registrar-Transcripts@millersville.edu

    Phone: 717-871-5005  

    Fax: 717-871-7894

    Fall 2020 Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8am to 4pm