Summer 2020 Academic Calendar


12-WK Term

May 27–Aug. 18

7-WK Term

May 27-July 14

1st 6-WK Term

May 27–July 7

2nd 6-WK Term

July 8 –Aug. 18

10-WK Term

May 27-Aug. 4


12 Week and 6 Week Terms 

event 12 Week Term 1st 6 Week Term 2nd 6 Week Term
Associate, Baccalaureate and Graduate Students May 27–Aug. 18 May 27–Jul. 7 Jul. 8–Aug. 18
Summer 2020 registration for St. Kate's students begins Mar. 4 Mar. 4 Mar. 4
Summer 2020 registration for non-St. Kate's students begins Mar. 18 Mar. 18 Mar. 18
Audit registration begins May 13 May 13 May 13
First day of classes May 27 May 27 Jul. 8
Last day to add a course without instructor's signature May 29 May 29 Jul. 9
Online registration closed as of today. All add/drops must be made through the Registrar's Office. May 30 May 30 Jul. 10
Registration deadline for maximum financial aid eligibility Jun. 3 Jun. 3 Jun. 3
Last day to drop course without a "W" appearing on your transcript.
(NOTE: This may have financial implications. See your financial aid counselor.)
Jun. 3 May 31 Jul. 12
Last day to designate audit grading Jun. 5 Jun. 1 Jul. 13
Last day to add a course with an instructor's signature
(NOTE: This may have financial implications. See your financial aid counselor.)
Jun.5 Jun. 1 Jul. 13
Independence Day observed (no classes) Jul. 4 Jul. 4 N/A
Last day to withdraw from a class Jul. 21 Jun. 18 Jul. 30
Last day to designate S/U grading option (undergraduate students only) Jul. 21 Jun. 18 Jul. 30
Petition for incomplete grade (online form on the Office of the Registrar website)
due to instructor (see academic catalogs)
Aug. 18 Jul. 7 Aug.18
Last day of classes Aug. 18 Jul. 7 Aug. 18
Final grades due Aug. 25 Jul. 14 Aug. 25

10 Week Term

event Date(s)
Associate, Baccalaureate and Graduate Students May 27–Aug. 4
Summer 2020 registration for St. Kate's students begins Mar. 4
Summer 2020 registration for non-St. Kate's students begins Mar. 18
Audit registration begins May 13
First day of classes May 27
Last day to add a course without instructor's signature May 29
Online registration closed as of today. All add/drops must be made through the Registrar's Office. May 30
Registration deadline for maximum financial aid eligibility Jun. 3
Last day to drop course without a "W" appearing on your transcript.
(NOTE: This may have financial implications. See your financial aid counselor.)
Jun. 3
Last day to designate audit grading Jun. 4
Last day to add a course with an instructor's signature
(NOTE: This may have financial implications. See your financial aid counselor.)
Jun. 4
Independence Day observed (no classes) Jul. 4
Last day to withdraw from a class Jul. 14
Last day to designate S/U grading option (undergraduate students only) Jul. 14
Petition for incomplete grade (online form on the Office of the Registrar website)
due to instructor (see academic catalogs)
Aug. 4
Last day of classes Aug. 4
Final grades due Aug. 11

7 Week Term

event Date(s)
Associate, Baccalaureate and Graduate Students May 27–Jul. 14
Summer 2020 registration for St. Kate's students begins Mar. 4
Summer 2020 registration for non-St. Kate's students begins Mar. 18
Audit registration begins May 13
First day of classes May 27
Last day to add a course without instructor's signature May 29
Online registration closed as of today. All add/drops must be made through the Registrar's Office. May 29
Last day to drop course without a "W" appearing on your transcript
(NOTE: This may have financial implications. See your financial aid counselor.)
May 31
Last day to designate audit grading Jun. 1
Last day to add a course with an instructor's signature
(NOTE: This may have financial implications. See your financial aid counselor.)
Jun. 1
Registration deadline for maximum financial aid eligibility Jun. 3
Last day to withdraw from a class Jun. 23
Last day to designate S/U grading option (undergraduate students only) Jun. 23
Independence Day observed (no classes) Jul. 4
Petition for incomplete grade (online form on the Office of the Registrar website)
due to instructor (see academic catalogs)
Jul. 14
Last day of classes Jul. 14
Final grades due Jul. 21

NOTE: If you drop or withdraw from a course, please see the University's Refund Schedule to determine tuition implications