Oct 15, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

Academic Calendar



Fall Term 2019

New Faculty Orientation August 26
Faculty Workshop August 27 - 29
New Student Arrival and Orientation August 31 - September 3
Fall Classes Begin September 4
Family Weekend October 10 - 13
Homecoming October 10 - 13
Fall Break Begins October 19
Classes Resume October 24
Thanksgiving Break Begins November 23
Classes Resume December 2
Fall Classes End December 13
Commencement December 15
Final Exams or Final Activity December 16 - 19

Winter Term 2020

Faculty Workshop January 3
Registration January 3
Winter Classes Begin January 6
Martin Luther King Day January 20
Winter Break Begins February 29
Classes Resume March 9
RICE Day April 7
Winter Classes End April 9
Easter Break Begins April 10
Final Exams or Final Activity April 14 - 17
Tour Week April 19 - 26

May Term 2020

May Classes Begin April 27
May Classes End May 20
Final Exams or Final Activity May 21
Baccalaureate, Commencement May 24

Summer Term 2020

Summer Session I June 1-July 1; Examination July 2
Online Summer Session June 1-July 13
Summer Session II July 6-August 5; Examination August 6