Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Academic Calendar

Spring & Summer 2019

SPRING

MPH 12-weeks PhD 14-weeks Online 7-weeks
Orientation to Online Courses Begins (1 week)
1/07, Mon
Spring 1 - Classes Begin (online only) 1/14, Mon
Spring Classes Begin (MPH, PhD) 1/07, Mon 1/07, Mon
Add period ends for students needing orientation (online only) 1/07, Mon
Add period ends 1/21, Mon 1/21, Mon 1/14, Mon
Drop period ends 1/21, Mon 1/21, Mon 1/28, Mon
Martin Luther King Day of Service
- No Classes
1/21, Mon 1/21, Mon
Last date to withdraw with a grade of "W" 1/28, Mon 1/28, Mon 2/04, Mon
Spring 1 - Classes End (online only) 3/03, Sun
Grade must be entered into
Banner by 9:00 am
3/08, Fri
Spring 2 - Classes Begin (online only) 3/11, Mon
Add period ends 3/11, Mon
Drop period ends 3/25, Mon
Last date to withdraw with a
grade of "W"
4/01, Mon
Spring 2 - Classes End (online only) 4/28, Sun
Spring Classes End MPH, PhD 3/30, Sat
4/13, Sat
Grades must be entered into
Banner by 9:00 am
4/05, Fri 4/19, Fri 5/03, Fri
Online Registration for Summer Semester beings (anticipated) 2/25, Mon 2/25, Mon 2/25, Mon
Online Registration for
Summer Semester ends
3/25, Mon 3/25, Mon 4/22, Mon
Commencement Exercises 5/21, Tues
5/21,Tues 5/21, Tues
SUMMER   MPH 12-weeks PhD 14-weeks Online 7-weeks  
Orientation to Online Courses Begins (1 week) 4/29, Mon
Summer 1 - Classes begin (online only) 5/06, Mon
Summer Classes being MPH, PhD 4/8, Mon
4/22, Mon
Add period ends for students needing orientation (online only) 4/29, Mon
Add period ends 4/22, Mon 5/06, Mon 5/06, Mon
Drop period ends 4/22, Mon 5/06, Mon 5/20, Mon
Last date to withdraw with a grade of "w"
4/29, Mon
5/13, Mon 5/27, Mon
Memorial Day Holiday — No Classes Scheduled 5/27, Mon 5/27, Mon
Online Registration for Fall begins (anticipated) 6/17, Mon 6/17, Mon 6/17, Mon
Summer 1 — Classes End (online only) 6/23, Sun
Summer Classes End MPH, PhD 6/29, Sat 7/27, Sat
Grades must be entered into
Banner by 9:00 am
7/05, Fri
8/02, Fri 6/28, Fri
Online Registration for Fall ends 8/19, Mon   8/19, Mon 8/19, Mon
Summer 2 - Classes begin (online only) 7/01, Mon
Add period ends 7/01, Mon
Drop period ends 7/15, Mon
Last date to withdraw with a
grade of "W"
7/22, Mon
Summer 2 Classes end (online only)
8/18, Sun
Grades must be entered into
Banner by 9:00 am
8/23, Fri

The University reserves the right to make changes to the academic calendar as circumstances may require.

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