Fall 2019

Monday, August 19

Fall classes begin

Monday, September 2

Labor Day observance – UMKC offices closed

Thursday, September 5

New student orientation for the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program and GTA Cultural Orientation, contact Michelle Heiman for details

Wednesday, September 18

Thesis/Dissertation formatting workshop with Nancy Hoover – Brookside room of the Administrative Center, 3:30-4:30 pm. No RSVP required.

Thursday, September 19

Thesis/Dissertation formatting workshop with Nancy Hoover – Brookside room of the Administrative Center, 5:30-6:30 pm. No RSVP required.

October 31

Last day to file for December graduation (done via Pathway).

November 25-29

Thanksgiving Break – classes not in session, offices still open

November 28-29

Thanksgiving observed – UMKC offices closed

Friday, December 6

Last day of classes

December 9-13

Finals week

Saturday, December 14

Commencement ceremonies – see the Commencement website for details.

December 25 – January 1

University Holiday – University closed (no classes, offices closed)

 

Spring 2020

Monday, January 20

Martin Luther King Birthday observance – UMKC offices closed

Tuesday, January 21

Spring classes begin

March 23-27

Spring Break – classes not in session, offices still open.

March 31

Last day to apply for May graduation (done via Pathway).

Thursday, April 2

Community of Scholars and Three-Minute Thesis

Friday, May 8

Last day of classes

May 11-15

Finals week

TBD

Commencement ceremonies – see the Commencement website for details.

Monday, May 25

Memorial Day observance – UMKC offices closed