Opening of the Fall 2019 Semester: Key Dates for Students

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Payment Arrangements (tuition payment, student ID cards):
In the Payden Academic Center Lobby, except where noted.

Wednesday, August 14, 5-7pm, Thursday, August 15, 3-7pm
Saturday, August 17, 8am-2pm, Cuvilly Lobby
Monday, August 19, 1-5pm, Tuesday, August 20, 1-7pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2-7pm, Thursday, August 22, 2-7pm
Friday, August 23, 3-7pm, Payden Academic Center Lobby
Saturday, August 24, 8am-2pm, Social Hall
Monday, August 26, 9am-2pm, Tuesday, August 27, 9am-2pm

See the complete Academic Calendar for add/drop deadlines and other important dates. Looking for information about Continuing Education courses?

Orientation, Classes Start, and Other Events by School

Choose your school to see opening events that apply to you:

College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)

Saturday, August 17, 2019
College of Arts & SciencesFirst Year Residents Move-In (New/Transfer)

Monday, August 19 – Thursday, August 22, 2019
College of Arts & SciencesNew Student Orientation: Payden Academic Center (various locations)

Friday, August 23, 2019
College of Arts & SciencesNew Student Convocation: Trinity Center, 10am

Saturday, August 24, 2019
College of Arts & SciencesReturning Students Move-In

Monday, August 26, 2019
College of Arts & SciencesDay classes begin

Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2, 2019
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

School of Professional Studies (SPS)

Wendesday, August 14, 2019
School of Professional Studies New Student Orientation: Payden Academic Center, 6-8pm

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
School of Professional Studies Term 1 classes begin

Monday, August 26, 2019
School of Professional Studies Weekly classes begin

Monday, August 26, 2019
AA at THEARC Weekly classes begin

Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2, 2019
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

Nursing and Health Professions (NHP)

Thursday, August 15, 2019
School of Nursing & Health ProfessionsNew Pre-Licensure Student Orientation: Main Hall, O’Connor Auditorium, 9-12:30pm

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
School of Nursing & Health ProfessionsTerm 1 classes begin

Friday, August 23, 2019
School of Nursing & Health ProfessionsAltWeekly classes begin

Monday, August 26, 2019
School of Nursing & Health ProfessionsWeekly classes begin

Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2, 2019
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

School of Business & Graduate Studies (BGS)

Thursday, August 15, 2019
School of Business & Graduate Studies New Student Orientation: Payden Academic Center, 6-8pm

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
School of Business & Graduate Studies Term 1 classes begin

Monday, August 26, 2019
School of Business & Graduate Studies AltWeekly classes begin

Monday, August 26, 2019
School of Business & Graduate Studies Weekly classes begin

Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2, 2019
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

School of Education (EDU)

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
School of Education New Student Orientation: Payden Academic Center, 5-7pm

Friday, August 23, 2019
School of Education Monthly classes begin

Monday, August 26, 2019
School of Education Weekly classes begin

Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2, 2019
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings