Academic Calendar

This academic calendar is based on the Academic Calendar published by the Office of the University Registrar at www.temple.edu/registrar/documents/calendars/18-19.asp, but includes dates of vital importance to graduate students (indicated with a leading asterisk) found only herein:

July 2018

Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2018 6-week full term Monday, 7/2
Independence Day (No Classes) Wednesday, 7/4
Last day of classes for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4B Wednesday, 7/11
First day of classes for Second Summer 2018 4-week session Thursday, 7/12
Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2018 4-week session Monday, 7/16
*Last day for August 2018 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 7/16
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2018 6-week full-term course(s) Wednesday, 7/18
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2018 4-week session course(s) Thursday, 7/26

August 2018

Last day of classes for Summer 2018 12-week term Wednesday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2018 6-week full term Wednesday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2018 4-week session Wednesday, 8/8
Diploma date for the Summer 2018 term Thursday, 8/9
*International Graduate Student Orientation Thursday, 8/23
First day of classes for Fall 2018 16-week full term Monday, 8/27
First day of classes for Fall 2018 7-week session 7A Monday, 8/27

September 2018

Labor Day (No Classes) Monday, 9/3
Last day to add/drop for Fall 2018 7-week session 7A Tuesday, 9/4
Last day to add/drop for Fall 2018 16-week full term Monday, 9/10
Last day to withdraw from Fall 2018 7-week session 7A course(s) Tuesday, 9/25

October 2018

Last day to apply for December 2018 graduation Monday, 10/1
*Nominations for Doctoral Dissertation and Master of Fine Arts Project Completion Grants for Spring 2019 due in the Graduate School Friday, 10/12, 4:00 PM
Last day of classes for Fall 2018 7-week session 7A Monday, 10/15
First day of classes for Fall 2018 7-week session 7B Tuesday, 10/16
Last day to add/drop for Fall 2018 7-week session 7B Monday, 10/22
Last day to withdraw from Fall 2018 16-week full-term course(s) Tuesday, 10/23

November 2018

Last day to withdraw from Fall 2018 7-week session 7B course(s) Monday, 11/12
Fall Break (No Classes) Monday, 11/19 - Wednesday, 11/21
Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes) Thursday, 11/22 - Sunday, 11/25

December 2018

*Last day for December 2018 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 12/3
Last day of classes for Fall 2018 16-week full term Monday, 12/10
Last day of classes for Fall 2018 7-week session 7B Monday, 12/10
Diploma date for the Fall 2018 term Thursday, 12/20

January 2019

First day of classes for the Spring 2019 16-week full term Monday, 1/14
First day of classes for Spring 2019 7-week session 7A Monday, 1/14
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes) Monday, 1/21
Last day to add/drop for Spring 2019 7-week session 7A Tuesday, 1/22
Last day to add/drop for Spring 2019 16-week full term Monday, 1/28
*Nominations for Round 1 of Presidential, University, and Future Faculty Fellowships due in the Graduate School Wednesday, 1/30, 4:00 PM

February 2019

Last day to apply for May 2019 graduation Friday, 2/1
Last day to withdraw from Spring 2019 7-week session 7A course(s) Monday, 2/18
*Nominations for Round 2 of Presidential, University, and Future Faculty Fellowships due in the Graduate School Monday, 2/18, 4:00 PM

March 2019

Spring Break (No Classes) Monday, 3/4 - Sunday, 3/10
Last day of classes for Spring 2019 7-week session 7A Monday, 3/11
First day of classes for Spring 2019 7-week session 7B Tuesday, 3/12
Last day to add/drop for Spring 2019 7-week session 7B Monday, 3/18
Last day to withdraw from Spring 2019 16-week full-term course(s) Monday, 3/18
*Nominations for Doctoral Dissertation and Master of Fine Arts Project Completion Grants for Fall 2019 due in the Graduate School Friday, 3/22, 4:00 PM
*Applications for First Summers Research Initiative Awards for Summer 2019 due in the Graduate School Friday, 3/22, 4:00 PM

April 2019

Last day to withdraw from Spring 2019 7-week session 7B course(s) Monday, 4/8
*Last day for May 2019 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 4/22
Last day of classes for Spring 2019 16-week full term Monday, 4/29
Last day of classes for Spring 2019 7-week session 7B Monday, 4/29

May 2019

University Commencement Thursday, 5/9
Diploma date for the Spring 2019 term Thursday, 5/9
First day of classes for Summer 2019 12-week term Monday, 5/13
First day of classes for First Summer 2019 6-week full term Monday, 5/13
First day of classes for First Summer 2019 4-week session 4A Monday, 5/13
Last day to add/drop for First Summer 2019 4-week session 4A Thursday, 5/16
Last day to add/drop for First Summer 2019 6-week full term Friday, 5/17
Last day to apply for August 2019 graduation Saturday, 5/18
Last day to add/drop for Summer 2019 12-week term Wednesday, 5/22
Memorial Day (No Classes) Monday, 5/27
Last day to withdraw from First Summer 2019 4-week session 4A course(s) Tuesday, 5/28

June 2019

Last day to withdraw from First Summer 2019 6-week full-term course(s) Monday, 6/3
Last day of classes for First Summer 2019 4-week session 4A Monday, 6/10
First day of classes for First Summer 2019 4-week session 4B Tuesday, 6/11
Last day to add/drop for First Summer 2019 4-week session 4B Monday, 6/17
Last day of classes for First Summer 2019 6-week full term Monday, 6/24
First day of classes for Second Summer 2019 6-week full term Tuesday, 6/25
Last day to withdraw from Summer 2019 12-week term course(s) Thursday, 6/27
Last day to withdraw from First Summer 2019 4-week session 4B course(s) Thursday, 6/27

July 2019

Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2019 6-week full term Monday, 7/1
Independence Day (No Classes) Thursday, 7/4
Last day of classes for First Summer 2019 4-week session 4B Thursday, 7/11
First day of classes for Second Summer 2019 4-week session Monday, 7/15
*Last day for August 2019 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 7/15
Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2019 4-week session Wednesday, 7/17
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2019 6-week full-term course(s) Thursday, 7/18
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2019 4-week session course(s) Friday, 7/26

August 2019

Last day of classes for Summer 2019 12-week term Thursday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2019 6-week full term Thursday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2019 4-week session Saturday, 8/10
Diploma date for the Summer 2019 term Sunday, 8/11
First day of classes for the Fall 2019 term Monday, 8/26