Oct 17, 2018  
2018-2019 Governors State University Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Governors State University Academic Catalog

Academic Calendar


2018-2019 Academic Calendar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fall Semester 2018

8/27/2018 - 12/9/18

Intersession

12/10/2018 - 1/21/2019

Spring Semester 2019

1/22/2019 - 5/13/2019

Summer Session 2019

5/20/2019 - 8/11/2019

Registration

M 4/16/18 - T 09/04/18*

M 10/22/18 - M 12/10/18*

M 10/22/18 - M 1/28/19*

M 3/18/19 - M 5/20/19*

First Payment Due Date

Th 7/19/18

For registrations through 7/19/18

Th 12/6/18

For registrations through 12/6/18

Th 12/6/18

For registrations through 12/6/18

Th 4/11/19

For registrations through 4/11/19

Drop for Non-Payment Date

Registration 7/20/2018 and later - payment due at time of registration

 

Registration 12/6/18 and later - payment due at time of registration

 

Registration 12/6/18 and later - payment due at time of registration

F 4/12/19

Registration 4/12/19 and later - payment due at time of registration

Faculty Contracts Begin/End

M 8/13/18

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T 5/28/19

Smart Start Move-In

Su 8/12/18

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Early Arrival/Break Housing

Su 8/12/18 - W 8/22/18

M 12/10/18 - Sa 1/19/19

M 12/10/18 - Sa 1/19/19

M 5/13/19 - Sa 5/18/19

Smart Start Classes Begin

M 8/13/18

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Residence Hall Move-In

Th 8/23/18

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Su 1/20/19

Su 5/19/19

Smart Start Classes End

F 8/24/18

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GSU Closed - Martin Luther King Holiday

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M 1/21/19

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Term Begins

M 8/27/18

M 12/10/18

T 1/22/19

M 5/20/19

GSU Closed - Labor Day/Memorial Day

M 9/3/18

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M 5/27/19

Graduation Applications Due

F 9/14/18

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F 2/8/19 for both Spring and Summer term graduations*

Refund Deadline

Published on student class schedule in the portal for individual courses.

GSU Closed - President's Day Holiday

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M 2/18/19

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No classes - Spring Break (Su 3/17/19- Su 3/24/19)

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(Residence Halls Closed** (Su 3/17/19 - Su 3/24/19)

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GSU Closed - Independence Day Observance

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TH 7/4/19

Last Day to Drop a Class

Published on student class schedule in the portal for individual courses.

Thanksgiving Break

GSU open but no classes:
W 11/21/18;

 

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GSU closed Th 11/22/18 -
Su 11/25/18

 

Faculty submit incomplete grades for prior term

M 11/26/2018

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M 4/29/19

M 7/29/19

Term Ends

Su 12/9/18

M 1/21/19

M 5/13/19

Su 8/11/19

Residence Hall Move-Out

M 12/10/18

 

T 5/14/19

M 8/12/19

Final Grades Deadline

Classes end in semester - seven days after section ends. Full-semester classes - 12/16/18

Seven days after section ends.   

Classes end in semester - seven days after section ends. Full-semester classes - 5/20/19

Classes end in semester - seven days after section ends. Full-semester classes - 8/18/19

GSU Closed

M 12/24/18 - T 1/1/19

 

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Commencement

May 18, 2019  (for fall 2018 graduates, and spring and summer 2019 candidates for graduation)

* check online class schedule for registration and other deadline dates for late-start classes and other special offerings.

Note: Posting of grades in student myGSU portal accounts will be done each Monday for grades submitted by faculty during the prior week.

**During times noted GSU Closed - Prairie Place Residence will remain open for those students who have contracted to remain living on campus over the specific break/closure