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Academic Calendar

List below are class start dates and the academic calendar for upcoming semesters at Thomas University.

If you have specific questions regarding dates or deadlines for each semester, please contact your Success Advisor.

Summer 2020 
May 11Term A graduate education 8-weeks begin
May 15Term A grad education last day to drop/add
June 1Classes begin 8- and 10-week
June 5Last day to drop/add (8- and 10-week classes)
July 2Last day to withdraw (8-week classes)
July 3Graduate education 8-week classes end
July 4Closed for Independence Day
July 9Last day to withdraw (10-week classes)
July 248-week classes end
August 710-week classes end
Fall 2020 
August 17- Oct 9Term A Classes (8 week classes)
August 17- Dec 11Term C Classes (16 week classes)
August 21Term A and Term C classes Final Payment Deadline (Tuition, Housing and All Fees)
September 7Labor Day – University Closed
October 5-9Midterm Week (16 week session)
October 12 - 16Fall Break
October 19- Dec 11Term B Classes (8 week classes)
October 29- Dec 20Spring & Summer 2021 Registration - Continuing Students
October 29- Jan 15Spring 2020 Registration – New Students
October 29- June 4Summer 2020 Registration- New Students
October 23Term B classes Final Payment Deadline (Tuition, Housing and All Fees)
November 15Application for Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 Graduation Deadline
November 25- 27Thanksgiving Holidays – University Closed
December 4Last Day of Regular Classes
December 7-11Final Examination (Term C classes)
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Spring 2021 
January 4Campus Re-opens
January 11-March 5Term A Classes (8 week classes)
January 11-May 7Term C Classes (16 week classes)
January 15Term A and Term C classes Final Payment Deadline (Tuition, Housing and All Fees)
January 18Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – University Closed
March 1-5Midterm Week (16 week session)
March 8-12Spring Break
March 15-May 7Term B Classes (8 week classes)
March 15-May 14Fall 2021 Registration - Continuing Students
March 15-Aug 20Fall 20 Registration – New Students
April 30Last Day of Regular Classes
May 3-7Final Examination (Term C classes)
May 8Commencement
Summer 2021 
May 10- July 2
Term A Classes (M.Ed./Ed.S. 8 week classes)
May 14Final Payment Deadline (Tuition & All Fees) for Term A (M.Ed./Ed.S. programs)
May 31Memorial Day Observance – University Closed
June 1- July 23Term B Classes (8 week classes)
June 1-August 6Term C Classes (10 week classes)
June 4Final Payment Deadline (Tuition & All Fees) for Term B & Term C
July 5Independence Day Observance – University Closed


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