Important COVID-19 Update

Read more about UNCP's response to COVID-19. 

Graduate Academic Calendar

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Additional information and specific deadlines concerning registration, tuition, immunization, and other policies are available on the Registrar's website and on the Controller's website. The Graduate School reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the academic calendar.

MBA AOP Students:

IMPORTANT UPDATE TO YOUR CALENDAR: Advising for summer and fall 2020 terms will begin Monday 23, as originally scheduled. Registration will occur April 6-10, with open registration beginning on April 20.

 

 

2020 Summer Calendars

Note: The Graduate School reserves the right to make any necessary changes in the academic calendar.

Additional important dates (modifications to Spring 2020 semester due to Covid-19 pandemic)

  • May 12-July 31, 2020 – Graduate students may choose to convert a grade on any or all spring 2020 courses or spring II 2020 OAP MBA courses to a pass/fail designation during this period.
  • July 31, 2020 – Last day that graduate students may withdraw from any or all courses during the Spring 2020 semester or Spring II 2020 term due to the impacts of COVID-19. Graduate Course Withdrawal Form
  • Friday, August 7 – Commencement for the Graduate School – 7:00 p.m. in GPAC (door closes at 6:45 p.m. for guests). Graduates line up at 6:00 p.m. in Auxiliary Gym.

 

2020 Summer II

Wednesday, July 1

Summer II Begins

Friday, July 3

Independence Day Holiday (University Closed)

Monday, July 6

Last day to add/drop Summer II courses

Thursday, July 9 Deadline for RDS residency decision effective date

Monday, July 27

Last day to withdraw from Summer II (July 1-31) courses

Friday, July 31

Summer II ends, Final Exams

 

See specific withdrawal dates below for courses not scheduled according to the above dates and that do not fall into standard summer terms.

Course Dates Course Number Last day to withdraw
05/11-06/12 CNS 5060-800 6/8
05/11-06/12 EDNS 5030-800 6/8
05/11-06/23 EXER 5040-800 6/17
05/11-06/23 EXER 5050-800 6/17
05/11-06/23 EXER 5070-800 6/17
05/11-06/23 EXER 5090-800 6/17
05/11-06/23 EXER 5110-800 6/17
05/11-06/26 SWK 6500-800 6/19
05/26-07/31 ATR 5000-800 7/22
05/26-07/31 ATR 5010-800 7/22
05/26-07/31 CNS 5500-800 7/22
05/26-07/31 EDN 5660-800 7/22
05/26-07/31 NUR 5110-001 7/22
05/26-07/31 NUR 5120-001 7/22
05/26-07/31 NUR 5210-001 7/22
05/26-07/31 NUR 5310-001 7/22
05/26-07/31 NUR 5320-001 7/22
05/26-07/31 SWK 5400-800 7/22
05/26-07/31 SWK 5400-801 7/22
05/11-07/31 SWK 5500-800 7/21

 

Graduate Students in the Accelerated MBA program should follow the MBA Accelerated Online Program Calendar at the top of this page. 

 

 

Fall 2020 

Note: The Graduate School reserves the right to make any necessary changes in the academic calendar.

 

Friday, August 7

Spring 2020 Commencement for the Graduate School, 7:00 pm
 (line up for graduates at 6:00 pm)

Wednesday, August 5

Fall Classes Begin

Tuesday, August 11

Last day to add/drop courses

Monday, September 7 Labor Day (University Closed)
Friday, September 18 by 5:00 pm Deadline for RDS Residency Decision Effective Date

Friday, September 18 by 5:00 pm

Last day to withdraw from first 8-week session courses

Friday, September 25 Last day of first 8-week session courses
Monday, September 28 First 8-week course grades due
Monday, September 28 Second 8-week session courses begin
Wednesday, September 30 Last day to add/drop second 8-week session courses

Tuesday, October 1

Spring 2021 Graduation Application Due

 

FALL BREAK CANCELLED

TBD Grad Finale

Monday-Friday, October 5-9

Advising for spring semester

Monday-Friday, October 12-16

Pre-Registration for Spring (currently enrolled students)

Thursday, October 29

Last day to withdraw from regular 15-week courses

Thursday, November 5

Last day to withdraw from second 8-week session courses

Thursday, November 12

Last day of classes

Monday-Friday, November 16-20

Final Exams

Friday, November 20

Commencement for The Graduate School 7:00 pm
 (line up for graduates at 6:00 pm)

 

Graduate Students in the Accelerated MBA program will have different registration, drop/add and withdrawal dates.  Please see The MBA Accelerated Online Program Calendar (above).