Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

Dates are subject to change

DATES DAYS  

August 01

Saturday Application for degree for January and February 2021 begins

August 19

Wednesday Last day to apply for Study Abroad
August 25 Tuesday

Last day of Registration;
Last day of to file E-Permit for Fall 2020;
Last day to drop classes for 100% tuition refund;

August 26 Wednesday

Start of Fall Term;
Classes begin;
Initial Registration Appeals begin;

August 26 - September 01

Wednesday - Tuesday Change of program period; late fees apply

August 27

Thursday Last day to submit a request for Independent Study

August 29

Saturday First day of Saturday Classes
September 01 Tuesday

Last day to add a course to an existing enrollment;
Last day to drop for 75% tuition refund;
Financial Aid Certification Enrollment Status Date;
Last day to apply for Audit Option;
Last day to drop without the grade of 'WD';
Initial Registration Appeals end;

September 02 Wednesday

Verification of Enrollment rosters available to faculty; 
Course Withdrawal drop period begins (A grade of 'WD' is assigned to students who officially drop a class);

September 07

Monday College Closed

September 08

Tuesday Last day to drop for 50% tuition refund
September 15 Tuesday

Last day for 25% tuition refund;
Census date - Form-A cutoff;
Last day to change or declare a major to be effective in Fall 2020;
Last day to drop without the grade of 'W';
Course withdrawal period ends (Last day for 'WD' grades);
Verification of Enrollment Rosters Due from Faculty;

September 16 Wednesday Assignment of 'WN' grades for non-attendance;
Course withdrawal period begins (A grade of 'W' is assigned to students who officially drop a class) - No Refund;

September 18 - 20

Friday - Saturday No classes scheduled

September 24

Thursday Last day to submit proof of immunization for NYS residents

September 25

Friday Assignment of 'WA' grades for immunization non-compliance

September 28

Monday No classes scheduled

September 29

Tuesday Classes follow Monday schedule

October 09

Friday Deadline for filing application for degree for January and February 2021;
Last day to submit proof of immunization for non-NYS residents;

October 12

Monday College Closed

October 14

Wednesday Classes follow a Monday schedule

November 02

Monday

INC grades for Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 for Undergraduate students convert to FIN;
INC grades for Summer 2019 and Fall 2019 for Graduate students convert to FIN;

November 03 Tuesday Registration appointments for Winter and Spring 2021 begin for continuing students.  Check your CUNYFirst account for your appointment date and time.

November 05

Thursday 60% Date of the term

November 06

Friday Course withdrawal period ends.  Last day to withdraw from a class with the grade of 'W'

November 25

Wednesday Classes follow Friday schedule

November 26 - 29

Thursday - Sunday College Closed

December 09

Wednesday Last day of Classes

December 10 - 11

Thursday - Friday Reading Day

December 14 - 18

Monday - Friday Final Examinations - Day/Evening Classes

December 19 - 20

Saturday - Sunday Final Examinations - Weekend Classes

December 20

Sunday End of Term

December 23

Wednesday Final Grade Submission Deadline for Fall 2020

December 24 - 25

Thursday - Friday College Closed

December 31

Thursday College Closed

January 01, 2021

Friday College Closed;
Fall 2020 Degree Conferral Date;