Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

August 12 (W)

Reporting day for Faculty/Staff-Awards Breakfast (offices closed)


August 13 (TH)

Registration (8:00 am - 6:00 pm)

August 17 (M)

Last Day for Online Course Registration

August 17 (M)

Orientation for all new and returning students (Helena-West Helena)  

  • Nursing Orientation in Helena (All students admitted to the ADN Program.)
  • Nursing Orientation in DeWitt (All students admitted to the PN Program.)

August 18 (T)

Orientation for all new and returning students (DeWitt, Helena-West Helena, Stuttgart) 

August 19 (W)

Day & evening classes begin-ONLINE CLASSES BEGIN

August 26 (W)

Last day for 100% refund

September 3 (TH)

Last day to complete application file for current semester/Last day for 50% refund

September 7 (M)

Labor Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)

October 14, 15 (W, TH)

ONLINE Midterm Proctored Exams

October 16 (F)

Midterm advisory grades due (4:00 pm)

October 20 (T)

ONLINE Midterm Advisory Grades Due

October 23 (F)

Faculty/Staff In-Service (no day classes but evening and weekend classes meet) Offices closed

November 2 (M)

Last day to drop and receive a “W”

November 9 (M)

Spring registration begins

November 23-27 (M-F)

Faculty and students do not report (no classes, offices open Nov. 23-25)

November 26-27 (TH & F)

Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes, offices closed)

November 30 (M)

Offices open, classes resume (8:00 am)

December 3 (TH)

Last day to receive an “EW”

December 3, 7, 8 (TH-M-T)

ONLINE Final Proctored Exams

December 4 & 11 (F)

Study Days (Faculty will be available in their offices from 8:30 am to noon)

December 9 (W)

Last day for classes

December 9 (W)


December 10, 14, 15, 16 (TH-M-T-W)

Day, evening, and night exams begin Thursday, Dec.10

December 18  (F)

Final grades due (12:00 noon)

December 21 (M)

December Graduation (no commencement)

December 21 (M)

Offices closed from 4:30 pm until 8:00 am on 1/4/21 (M)

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