Academic Calendar for U of A Hope and Texarkana Campuses

2020-21 UA Hope Texarkana Academic Calendar
  FALL 2020  
FACE TO FACE CLASSES ONLINE CLASSES
August 10 (M) Faculty reporting
August 10-13 (M-TH) New Student Orientation
August 19, 20, 24 (W, TH, M) Extended Hours Fall Registration 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. August 17-18 (M-T)
Online Courses – Bb Orientation – Hope Campus TBA
Online Courses – Bb Orientation – Texarkana Campus TBA
August 25 (T) Classes Begin August 19 (W)
August 25-26 (T,W) LATE Registration
August 31 (M) Last Day for 100% Refund August 25 (T)
September 8 (T) Last Day to change from Audit to Credit August 27 (TH)
September 7 (M) College Closed (Labor Day)
September 8 (T) Last Day for 50% Refund w/Complete Withdrawal September 1 (T)
September 9 (W) Census Day September 9 (W)
October 13 (T) Last day of regular Fast track classes October 13 (T)
October 19-20 (M-T) Midterm and Fast Track Final Exams October 14-15 (W-TH)
October 21 (W) Fast track II classes start October 19 (M)
October 21 (W) Midterm Grades Due October 19 (M)
October 27 (T) Last Day to change from Credit to Audit October 27 (T)
November 4 (W) Spring Registration Begins November 4 (W)
November 12 (TH) Last Day for Student Withdrawal November 5 (TH)
November 19 (TH) Last Day for Faculty Withdrawal November 19 (Th)
November 25-27 (W-F) College Closed (Thanksgiving Holiday)
December 9 (W) Last Day of Classes December 2 (W)
December 9 (W) Last Day for *Administrative Withdrawal December 2 (W)
December 10,11,14,15 (TH-T)
Final Exams December 3,4,7,8 (TH,F,M,T)
December 16 (W) Final Grades Due to Registrar 2:00 PM December 9 (W)
December 17-18) Campus Open for students December 17-18)
December 18 (F) Deadline to return fall books December 18 (F)
Dec 21-22 Campus Closed to Students
Dec 23-Jan 1, 2020 Campus Closed Dec 23-Jan 1, 2020
Spring 2021
FACE TO FACE CLASSES ONLINE CLASSES
January 4 (M) Offices Open January 4 (M)
January 4 (M) Reporting Day for Faculty January 4 (M)
January 7-8 (Th,F) Extended Registration 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. January 7-8 (Th,F)
Online Courses – Bb Orientation – Hope Campus TBA
Online Courses – Bb Orientation – Texarkana Campus TBA
January 11 (M) Classes Begin January 11 (M)
January 11-12 (M-T) LATE Registration None
January 15 (F) Last Day for 100% Refund January 15 (F)
January 18 (M) College Closed (M.L. King, Jr. Birthday)
January 19 (T) Last Day to Change from Audit to Credit January 19 (T)
January 25 (M) Last Day for 50% Refund w/Complete Withdrawal January 25 (M)
January 26 (T) Census Day January 26 (T)
March 5 (F) Regular fast track I classes end March 5 (F)
March 8,9 (M,T) Midterms Exams and Fast Track I Finals March 8,9 (M,T)
March 10 (W) Fast track II classes begin March 10 (W)
March 12 (F) Midterm Grades Due March 12 (F)
March 17 (W) Last Day to change from Credit to Audit March 17 (W)
March 22-26 (M –F) Spring Break – Tentative
March 22-24 (M-W) S’Break, No classes, campus open
March 25-26 (TH,F) Campus Closed March 26-27 (TH,F)
March 30 (T) Last Day for Student Withdrawal March 30 (T)
April 6 (T) Fall & Summer Registration Begins April 6 (T)
April 2 (F) Holiday – Campus Closed – no classes
April 16 (F) Last Day for Faculty Withdrawal April 16 (F)
April 30 (F) Last Day of *Administrative Withdrawal April 27 (T)
April 30 (F) Last Day of Classes April 27 (T)
May 3-6 (M -TH) Final Exams April 28,29,30 (W,TH,F)
May 7 (F) Final Grades Due to Registrar by 2:00 p.m. May 3 (M)
May 7 (F) Deadline to Return Spring Books May 7 (F)
May 10 (M) Faculty on campus. May 10 (M)
May 11 (T) Graduation May 11 (T)
May 24-July 31 Campus closed on Fridays (tentative) May 24-July 31
May 31 (M) College Closed (Memorial Day) May 31 (M)
May Intercession
May 10 (M) May Intersession Begins
May 26 (T) May Intersession Ends Grades Due by 12:00 p.m.
Summer 2021
FACE TO FACE CLASSES ONLINE CLASSES **
June 2 (W) Classes Begin (Summer I/Online) June 2 (W)
June 2(W) Last Day to Register for Summer I June 2 (W)
June 3 (TH) Last Day for 100% Refund June 3 (TH)
June 9 (W) Census Day June 9 (W)
June 17 (Th) Last Day for faculty or student withdrawal
June 24 (Th) Last day for *administrative withdrawal
June 28 (M) Classes End/Final Exams
June 29 (T) Deadline to Return Summer I Books
June 29 (T) Final Grades Due to Registrar by 12:00 p.m.
July 5 (M) Holiday Independence Day Observed
July 6 (T) Classes Begin (Summer II)
July 6 (T) Last Day to Register for Summer II
July 6 (T) Last Day for 100% Refund
July 13 (T) Census Day
July 21 (W) Last Day for faculty or student withdrawal July 21 (W)
July 28 (W) Last day for *administrative withdrawal July 28 (W)
July 29 (Th) Classes End/Final Exams July 30 (Th)
August 2 (M) Final Grades Due to Registrar by 12:00 p.m. August 2 (M)
July 29 (Th) Deadline to Return Summer II Books July 29 (Th)
August 9 (M) Faculty Return
*Administrative withdrawals are done through the Vice Chancellors office for extenuating circumstances and are for courses taken through UAHT only. See student handbook for full procedure.
** Summer Online Classes extend through Summer I and II