Opening of the Fall 2020 Semester: Key Dates for Students

Welcome – and welcome back – to Trinity!register now button

See the complete Academic Calendar for add/drop deadlines and other important dates.

The Library is open! When classes start, the library will follow these hours:

  • Weekdays: 10am – 7pm, Saturday: 10am – 4pm, Sunday:  1pm – 5pm

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)

Monday, July 13 – Friday August 21, 2020
College of Arts & Sciences Online New Student Orientation

Click Here to Learn How to Obtain Student IDs

Saturday, August 22:
Early Arrival Move in for select resident students (by appointment)

Saturday, August 29, 2020- Saturday, September 5, 2020
College of Arts & Sciences Resident Move-In (by appointment)

*View Fall 2020 Move-In Guide for new and returning students.

Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
College of Arts & SciencesDay classes begin

School of Professional Studies (SPS)

Monday, August 10- Thursday, August 13, 2020 
School of Professional Studies New Student Online Orientations

  • Journalism and Media Studies, Health Services, General Studies and Undecided Majors- Monday, August 10, 6-7pm
  • Early Childhood Education (A.A. and B.A.)- Tuesday, August 11, 5pm-6pm
  • Human Relations, Psychology, and Criminal Justice- Tuesday, August 11, 5:30pm-5:30pm
  • Business Administration and Accounting- Wednesday, August 12, 6-7pm
  • THEARC- Thursday, August 13, 6:30-8pm

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
School of Professional Studies Term 1 classes begin

Monday, August 24, 2020
School of Professional Studies Weekly classes begin

Monday, August 24, 2020
AA at THEARC Weekly classes begin

Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
School of Professional Studies Term 2 classes begin

Nursing and Health Professions (NHP)

Thursday, July 9- Saturday, August 29, 2020
School of Nursing & Health Professions Online Orientations

  • New Student Orientation Virtual Orientation Opens in Moodle
  • MOT- Master of Occupational Therapy- Thursday, July 9, 9-12pm
  • MPH- Master of Public Health- Thursday, July 23, 5-6pm
  • Nursing- Meet the Faculty Session- Tuesday, August 11, 9-11am
  • Undergraduate Nursing ATI Tutorial- Tuesday, August 18, 9-11am
  • Counseling Graduate Tools for Success- Saturday, August 29, 10-12:30pm

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
School of Nursing & Health Professions Term 1 classes begin

Monday, August 24, 2020
School of Nursing & Health ProfessionsWeekly classes begin

Friday, August 28, 2020
School of Nursing & Health Professions AltWeekly classes begin

Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
School of Nursing and Health Professions Term 2 classes begin

School of Business & Graduate Studies (BGS)

Wednesday, August 12- Thursday, August 20, 2020 
School of Business & Graduate Studies New Student Online Orientations

  • MBA- Master of Business Administration, Wednesday, August 12, 5:00pm-6:00pm
  • SCPR- Strategic Communication and Public Relations – Thursday, August 13, 6-7pm
  • MSA- Master of Science in Administration- Thursday, August 20, 6-8pm

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
School of Business & Graduate Studies Term 1 classes begin

Monday, August 24, 2020
School of Business & Graduate Studies Weekly classes begin

Friday, August 28, 2020
School of Business & Graduate Studies AltWeekly classes begin

Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
School of Business & Graduate Studies Term 2 classes begin

 

School of Education (EDU)

Monday, August 10, 2020 
School of Education New Student Online Orientations (5pm-6pm)

  • M.A.T.- Master of Arts in Teaching
  • M.Ed.- Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
  • M.S.A.- Master of Science in Administration

Friday, August 21, 2020
School of Education Monthly classes begin

Monday, August 24, 2020
School of Education Weekly classes begin

Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7, 2020
Labor Day Weekend – no class meetings

Continuing Education

Visit Continuing Education for information on professional development offerings for teachers, counselors and school administrators.