Mason School of Business

Academic Calendar Dates

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Full-Time MBA
Spring 2020
January 17

Winter Degree Conferral (no ceremony)

January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)

January 21

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

Varies Add/drop period ends (contact the graduate registrar)
Varies Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate registrar)
Varies Last day to withdraw - 60% of course (contact the graduate registrar)
March 7-15 Spring Break
March 16 Classes resume from Spring Break
TBA Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 registration begins for continuing students
May 8 Last day of classes and exams
May 13 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for graduating students
May 16-17 Spring Degree Conferral & Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for continuing students
Summer 2020 - Non-Standard (NSB) Summer Session
May 18

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

May 25 Memorial Day (offices closed, no classes)
July 3 Independence Day (offices closed, classes in session)
Varies Last day to add/drop (contact the graduate Registrar)
Varies Last day to withdraw - 60% of course (contact the graduate Registrar)
August 14 Last day of classes
Varies Final grades due one week after the last day of class at 12 p.m.
August 21 Summer graduation (degree conferral date, no ceremony)

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Flex MBA
 Spring 2020
January 17 Winter Degree Conferral (no ceremony)
January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)

January 21

First day of classes

Add/Drop Period begins

January 30 Last day to add classes
January 31 Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate registrar)
February 7 Last day to drop classes (contact the graduate registrar)
March 7-15 Spring Break
March 16 Classes resume from Spring Break
Varies

Last day to withdraw - 60% of course (contact the graduate registrar)

TBA

Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 registration begins for continuing students

May 11 Last day of classes and exams
May 13 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for graduating students
May 16-17 Spring Degree Conferral & Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for continuing students
Summer 2020 - Session 1
March 16 Summer registration begins
May 18

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

May 22

Last day to add/drop

May 23

Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate Registrar)

May 25

Memorial Day (offices closed, no classes)

June 11

Last day to withdraw (contact the graduate Registrar)

July 1

Final grades due at 9 a.m.

July 3

Independence Day (offices closed)

August 21

Summer graduation (degree conferral date, no ceremony)

Summer 2020 - Session 2
March 16 Summer registration begins
June 29

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

July 3

Add/drop period ends

Independence Day (offices closed, classes in session)

July 4

Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate Registrar)

July 23

Last day to withdraw (contact the graduate Registrar)

August 6

Last day of classes

August 12

Final grades due at 9 a.m.

August 21

Summer graduation (degree conferral date, no ceremony)

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Executive MBA

Please visit the School of Business Executive MBA Academic Calendar page for cohort specific dates. 

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Master of Accounting
Spring 2020
January 17 Winter Degree Conferral (no ceremony)
January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)

January 21

First day of classes

Add/Drop period begins

Varies Add/drop period ends (contact the graduate registrar)
Varies Withdrawal period ends - 60% of course (contact the graduate registrar)
March 7-15 Spring Break
March 16 Classes resume from Spring Break
TBD Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 registration begins
May 8 Last day of classes and exams
May 13 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for graduating students
May 16-17 Spring Degree Conferral & Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for continuing students
Summer 2020 - Non-Standard (NSB) Summer Session for Bootcamp Courses
May 18

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

May 25 Memorial Day (offices closed, no classes)
July 3 Independence Day (offices closed, classes in session)
Varies Last day of add/drop (contact the graduate Registrar)
Varies Last day to withdraw (contact the graduate Registrar)
August 14 Last day of classes
Varies Final grades due one week after the last day of class at 12 p.m.
August 21 Summer graduation (degree conferral date, no ceremony)

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M.S. in Business Analytics
Spring 2020
January 17 Winter Degree Conferral (no ceremony)
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)
January 21 First day of classes
Varies Add/drop period ends (contact the graduate registrar)
Varies Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate registrar)
March 7-15 Spring Break
March 16 Classes resume from Spring Break
Varies Last day to withdraw - 60% of course (contact the graduate registrar)
May 8 Last day of classes and exams
May 13 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for graduating students
May 16-17 Spring Degree Conferral & Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for continuing students

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Online MBA and Online M.S. in Business Analytics
 Spring 2020 - Session A
January 6

Classes begin

Add/drop period begins

January 12 Add/drop period ends
January 13 Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate registrar)
January 17 Winter degree conferral (no ceremony)
February 5 Withdrawal period ends (contact the graduate registrar)
February 26 Classes end
March 4 Final grades due
Spring 2020 - Session B

March 2

Classes begin

Add/drop period begins

March 8

Add/drop period ends

March 9

Withdrawal period begins (contact the graduate registrar)

April 1

Withdrawal period ends (contact the graduate registrar)

April 22

Classes end

April 29

Final grades due
May 16-17

Spring Degree Conferral and Commencement Ceremony

Summer 2020 - Session A
March 16 Summer registration begins
May 4

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

May 10 Last day to add/drop
May 11 Withdrawal period begins
May 25 Memorial Day (offices closed)
June 3 Last day to withdraw
June 24 Last day of classes
July 1 Final grades due at 12 p.m.
Summer 2020 - Session B
March 16 Summer registration begins
May 25 Memorial Day (offices closed)
June 29

First day of classes

Add/drop period begins

July 3 Independence Day (offices closed)
July 5 Last day to add/drop
July 6 Withdrawal period begins
July 29 Last day to withdraw
August 19 Last day of classes
August 26 Final grades due at 12 p.m.

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