Degree Credit Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

August 26 (Monday) Classes Begin - Credit and Professional Education
August 27 (Tuesday) FastForward 1 Begins
August 30 (Friday) Last day for requesting Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
September 1 (Sunday) Last Day for dropping and/or adding classes
September 2 (Monday) Labor Day - No Classes
September  3 (Tuesday) Personal Enrichment Students Registration Day
September 4 (Wednesday) Personal Enrichment Students Drop/Add Day
September 17 (Tuesday) Last day for Withdraw for FastForward 1 
October 11 (Friday) Mid-Term
October 14 (Monday) Semester Recess Begins
October  17  (Thursday) Final Grades due for FastForward 1
October  21 (Monday) Classes Resume
October  21 (Monday) FastForward 2 Begins
October 23 (Wednesday) Mid Term Grades Due (Noon)
October 25 (Friday) Registration Advising Begins for Spring 2020
October 28 (Monday) Last day of drop/add for FastForward 2
November 4  (Monday) Registration Begins for Spring 2020
November 11 (Monday) Last day for Withdraw for FastForward 2
November 15 (Friday) Last Day for Authorized Withdrawal without Academic Penalty (WX)
November 26 (Tuesday) Thanksgiving Recess begins after last class
December 2 (Monday) Classes Resume
December 10 (Tuesday) Will follow Friday Class Schedule 
December 12 (Thursday) Final Day of Classes
December 13 (Friday) Reading Day
December 14-20 (Saturday- Friday) Final Examinations (No exams on Sunday, Dec. 15)
December  16 (Monday) Final Grades Due (12 Noon) for FastForward 2
January 2 (Thursday) Final Grades Due (12 Noon)

Spring 2020

January 7 (Tuesday) Evening Paralegal classes resume
January 13 (Monday) Classes Begin
January 14 (Tuesday) FastForward 3 Begins
January 17 (Friday) Last day for requesting Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
January 19 (Sunday) Last day for dropping and/or adding classes (web-users)
January 20 (Monday) Martin Luther King Day (No Classes)
January 21 (Tuesday) Personal Enrichment registration
January 22 (Wednesday) Personal Enrichment drop/add
February 4 (Tuesday) Last Day for Withdraw for FastForward 3
February 27 (Thursday) Last Day of Fast Forward 3
March 2 (Monday) Spring Recess begins
March 5 (Thursday) Final Grades Due - FastForward 3
March 9 (Monday) Classes resume
March 9 (Monday) FastForward 4 Begins 
March 11 (Wednesday) Mid Term grades due at 12 noon
March 13 (Friday) Registration Advising Begins for Summer and Fall
TBA Registraion Begins for Summer 2020
TBA Registration Begins for Fall 2020
March 30 (Monday) Last Day for Withdraw FastForward 4
April 3 (Friday) Last Day for Authorized Withdrawal without Academic Penalty (WX)
April 8 (Wednesday) Easter Recess
April 14 (Tuesday) Classes Resume
April 28 (Tuesday) Will follow a Friday schedule
April 29 (Wednesday) Will follow a Monday schedule 
April 30 Thursday) Final Day of Classes
May 1 (Friday) Reading Day
May 2-8 (Saturday- Friday) Final Examinations (No exams on Sunday, May 3)
May 7 Thursday) Final Grades Due for FastForward 4
TBA CPS Awards Dinner
May 11 (Monday) Final Grades Due - Spring 2020 semester (12 Noon)
May 13 (Wednesday) Evening Paralegal ends
May 15 to 16 (Friday to Saturday) Baccalaureate and Commencement
May 29 (Friday) Last day for submission of work to remove incomplete ("N") grade
June 5 (Friday) Last day for “N” grade conversion to final grade (Spring 2020 Semester). Grade change forms must be received by Registrar before 5:00 PM.

To view the Villanova College of Professional Studies Online and Professional Education schedules, please see Course Schedules.