2019-2020 Academic Year

Visit the OWU Events Calendar for the latest list of lectures, performances, athletics events, and other public events. Dates of all events listed on the academic and events calendars are subject to change.

Fall Semester
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Classes Begin
Thursday, August 29, 2019 Last Day to Add/Drop Full-Semester and First-Module Courses
Thursday, September 19, 2019 Last Day to Withdraw from First-Module Courses
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Exams in First-Module Courses
Wednesday-Sunday, October 9-13, 2019 Mid-Semester Break
Monday, October 14, 2019 Midterm Estimates Due
Monday, October 14, 2019 Second Module Begins
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Last Day to Add/Drop Second-Module Courses
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Last Day to Withdraw from Full-Semester Courses
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Last Day to Withdraw from Second-Module Courses
Friday, November 22, 2019
Last Day to Petition
Saturday-Sunday, November 23 – December 1, 2019 Thanksgiving Break
Friday, December 6, 2019 Last Day of Classes
Saturday-Sunday, December 7-8, 2019 Reading Days
Monday-Thursday, December 9-12, 2019 Final Examinations
Thursday, December 12, 2019 Term Ends at 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 Grades due at 4:30 p.m.
Spring Semester
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Classes Begin
Thursday, January 23, 2020 Last Day to Add/Drop Full-Semester and First-Module Courses
Thursday, February 13, 2020 Last Day to Withdraw from First-Module Courses
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Exams in First-Module Courses
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 Second Module Begins
Friday, March 6, 2020 Midterm Estimates Due
Saturday-Sunday, March 7-15, 2020 Spring Break
Thursday, March 19, 2020 Last Day to Add/Drop Second-Module Courses
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Last Day to Withdraw from Full-Semester Courses
Thursday, April 9, 2020 Last Day to Withdraw from Second-Module Courses
Friday, April 24, 2020 Last Day to Petition
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Reading Day
Thursday-Friday, April 30 – May 1, 2020 Final Examinations
Saturday, May 2, 2020 Final Examinations (a.m.)
Saturday, May 2, 2020 Reading Day (p.m.)
Sunday, May 3, 2020 Reading Day
Monday-Tuesday, May 4-5, 2020 Final Examinations
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Term Ends at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Senior Grades Due at 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 9, 2020 Commencement
Monday, May 11, 2020 Remaining Grades Due at 4:30 p.m.

2020 Summer Session

Monday, May 18 – Friday, July 24, 2020 Summer Session
Monday, May 18, 2020
Classes Begin
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Last Day to Add/Drop Full-Semester and First-Module Courses
Monday, May 25, 2020
Memorial Day – No Classes
Friday, June 5, 2020
Last Day to Withdraw from First-Module Courses
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Last Day of First-Module Courses
Thursday-Friday, June 18-19, 2020
Final Examinations in First-Module Courses
Friday, June 19, 2020
First Module Ends at 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Grades Due at 4:30 p.m.
Friday, June 26, 2020
Last Day to Withdraw from Full-Session Courses
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
June Graduation Date – No Ceremony
Friday, July 3, 2020
Independence Day Observed – No Classes
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Last Day of Classes for Full-Session Courses
Thursday-Friday, July 23-24, 2020 Final Exams in Full-Session Courses
Friday, July 24, 2020
Term Ends at 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Grades Due for Full-Session Courses
Friday, July 31, 2020
July Graduation Date