2019-20 Academic Calendar

Ghana Campus

Undergraduate & Graduate (MA/MBA)

Summer 2019
April 3 Summer Registration begins
April 19-22 Easter Holiday (Ghana campus closed, no classes)
May 1 May Day Holiday (Ghana campus closed, no classes)
May 27 Summer session begins (nine-week classes)
May 31 Summer session add/drop deadline (nine-week classes)
June 3 Summer session begins (eight-week classes)
June 7 Summer session add/drop deadline (eight-week classes)
July 26 Summer session ends


Fall 2019
April 28 Registration begins for Fall 2019 classes
Aug. 19 Fall 1 session begins (nine-week classes)
Aug. 23 Fall 1 session add/drop deadline (nine-week classes)
Aug. 26 Fall Semester/Fall 1 classes begin (eight- and sixteen-week classes)
Aug. 30 Fall 1 session add/drop deadline (eight-week courses)
Oct. 2 Webster Works Worldwide
Oct. 4 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 18 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 21-25 Fall Break
Oct. 21        Fall 2 classes begin (nine-week classes)
Oct. 28 Fall 2 classes begin (eight-week classes)
Oct. 25 Fall 2 drop deadline (nine-week classes)
Nov. 1 Fall 2 drop deadline (eight-week classes)
Nov. 6 Registration begins for Spring 2020 classes
Nov. 22 Fall Semester withdrawal deadline
Dec. 6 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 6 Farmers Day Holiday (Ghana campus closed, no classes)
Dec. 20 All Fall classes end


Spring 2020
Jan. 6 Spring 1 classes begin (nine-week classes)
Jan. 7 Constitution Day holiday
Jan. 10 Spring 1 session add/drop deadline (nine-week classes)
Jan. 13 Spring Semester/Springl 1 classes begin (eight- and sixteen-week classes)
Jan. 17 Spring Semester/Spring 1 drop deadline
Feb. 14 Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due
Feb. 21 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
Mar. 3 Registration begins for Summer 2020 classes
Mar. 6 Spring 1 classes end
Mar. 6 Independence Day Holiday
Mar. 9-13 Spring Break
Mar. 16      Spring 2 classes begin (eight- and nine-week classes)
Mar. 20 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 8 Registration begins for Fall 2020 classes
April 10 Spring Semester withdrawal deadline
April 10 Good Friday Holiday
April 13 Easter Monday Holiday
April 24 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 1 May Day Holiday
May 8 Spring Semester/Spring 2 eight-week classes end
May 15 Spring 2 nine-week classes end
May 16 Commencement