Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs Academic Calendar

Below is the academic calendar for students in graduate or bachelor completion programs.

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Spring 2018

January 2018
1 University Holiday—Campus Closed
2 Academic Requirement Deadline for January Commencement
8 Spring Semester and Term 1 Begin
13 Commencement Ceremonies in Minneapolis
15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day—No Classes Scheduled

February 2018
2 Priority Application Deadline for Spring Term 2
7 Summer Semester Schedule Online
15 Tuition Due for Semster and Term 1 Courses
28 2018-2019 Academic Calendar Posted

March 2018
4 Term 1 Ends
5 Term 2 Begins
7 Summer Semester Registration Begins
15 Graduation Application Deadline for May Commencement
23 Summer Semester Priority Registration Ends
30 Priority Admission Deadline for Summer Term 1
30-31 University Holiday - Campus Closed

April 2018
1-2 University Holiday - Campus Closed
13 Graduation Application Deadline for June Commencement
15 Tuition Due for Term 2 Courses
29 Spring Semester Ends; Term 2 Ends

Summer 2018

May 2018
7 Summer Semester and Term 1 Begin
12 Commencement Ceremony in Winona
18 Academic Requirement Deadline for June Commencement
25-28 University Holiday—Campus closed 6 p.m. on Friday through Monday

June 2018
1 Priority Admission Deadline for Term 2
2 Commencement Ceremonies in Minneapolis
6 Fall Semester Schedule Online
15 Tuition Due for Semester and Term 1 Courses
27 Fall Semester Registration Begins

July 2018
1 Term 1 Ends
2 Term 2 Begins
4 University Holiday—Campus Closed
20 Fall Semester Priority Registration Ends

August 2018
3 Priority Admission Deadline for Fall Semester and Term 1
15 Tuition Due for Term 2 Courses
19 Graduation Application Deadline for October Commencement
26 Summer Semester Ends; Term 2 Ends

Fall 2018

September 2018
1-3 University Holiday—Campus Closed 6 p.m. on Friday Through Monday
3 Fall Semester & Term 1 Begins
28 Academic Requirement Deadline for October Commencement
28 Priority Admission Deadline for Fall Term 2

October 2018
8 Course Cancellation Deadline for Fall Term 2
10 Spring Semester Schedule Online
13 Commencement Ceremonies in Minneapolis
28 Term 1 Ends
29 Term 2 Begins

November 2018
7 Spring Semester Registration Begins
23 Spring Semester Priority Registration Ends
21-25 University Holiday - campus closed 12pm on Wednesday through Sunday

December 2018
7 Graduation Application Deadline for January Commencement
7 Priority Admission Deadline for Spring Semester & Term 1
17 Course Cancellation Deadline for Spring Term 1
21 Academic Requirement Deadline for January Commencement
23 Fall semester Ends; Term 2 Ends

Spring 2019

January 2019
1 University Holiday - campus closed
7 Spring Semester & Term 1 begins
19 Commencement Ceremonies in Minneapolis
21 Martin Luther King Jr Day - no courses scheduled

February 2019
1 Notification of Term 2 Course Cancellations
6 Summer Semester Schedule Online
8 Priority Application Deadline for Spring Term 2
11 Course Cancellation Deadline for Spring Term 2

March 2019
3 Term 1 Ends
4 Term 2 Begins
13 Summer Semester Registration Begins
15 Graduation Application Deadline for May Commencement
15 2019-2020 Academic Calendar Posted
29 Summer Semester Priority Registration Ends

April 2019
5 Priority Admission Deadline for Summer Semester & Term I
15 Course Cancellation Deadline for Term 1
19 Graduation Application Deadline for June Commencement
19-22 University Holiday - campus closed
28 Spring Semester Ends; Term 2 Ends

Summer 2019

May 2019
6 Summer Semester & Term 1 Begins
11 Commencement Ceremony in Winona
17 Academic Requirement Deadline for June Commencement
24-27 University Holiday - Campus Closed 6pm on Friday through Monday

June 2019
1 Commencement Ceremonies in Minneapolis
5 Fall Summer Schedule Online
7 Priority Admission Deadline for Term 2
10 Course Cancellation Deadline for Term 2
26 Fall Semester Registration Begins
30 Term 1 Ends

July 2019
1 Term 2 Begins
4 University Holiday - campus closed
19 Fall Semester Priority Registration Ends

August 2019
9 Priority Admission Deadline for Fall Semester & Term 1
16 Course Cancellation Deadline for Fall Term 1
18 Graduation Application Deadline for October Commencement
18 Summer Semester & Term 2 ends