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Nanjing Campus Academic Calendar

Fall 2018 (September 3 – December 21)


September 3

Fall classes begin.


September 3 – 14

Spring late registration and program changes.


Sep. 15 – Dec. 14

Fall withdrawal period. The W grade is assigned through October 26. Beginning October 29, W or WF grades may be assigned. Student and instructor signatures required on withdrawal form.


September 21

Last day to apply for fall 2018 graduation.


September 22 – 24

Mid-Autumn Festival. No classes scheduled. Administrative offices closed. (Classes for Monday, September 24 will be made up during the same week.)


October 1 – 7

National Day. No classes scheduled. Administrative offices closed.


December 17 – 21

Fall final exams.


December 21

Last day to satisfy incomplete grades earned in the spring 2018 semester.


Spring 2019 (February 18 – May 31)


February 18

Spring classes begin.


Feb. 18 – Mar. 1

Spring late registration and program changes.


Feb. 18 – May 24

Spring withdrawal period. The W grade is assigned through April 12. Beginning April 15, W or WF grades may be assigned. Student and instructor signatures required on withdrawal form.


March 4

Last day to apply for June 2019 graduation. Students must meet with their advisors.


April 5

Chinese Qingming Festival. No classes scheduled. Administrative offices closed. (Make-up classes will be scheduled for week 7 or 8.)


Apr. 29 – May 1

Chinese May Day Holiday. No classes scheduled. Administrative offices closed. (Make-up classes will be scheduled for weeks 10 – 12.)


May 27 – 31

Spring final exams.


May 31

Last day to satisfy incomplete grades earned in the fall 2018 semester.