Academic Calendar

The dates of the Academic Calendar are maintained by the Office of the Registrar and published each year in the Academic Catalog. Contact the Registrar's Office if you have questions about published dates.

Comprehensive Online Calendar

The comprehensive online calendar for the School of Mines can be filtered in numerous ways to find the events that pertain to you. If you would like to submit an event for this calendar, use our Submit Event online form.
Use the Schedule A Room online form to reserve meeting or classroom space.

Final Exam Schedule

Find the Final Exam Schedules and Policy.

Calendars   

Spring Semester - 2019

  • Last day to drop classes — April 1
  • Easter Break begins at end of class day — April 18
  • Classes resume — April 22
  • Last Day of Classes — April 26
  • Final examinations — April 29 - May 3
  • Semester ends — May 3
  • Spring Graduation — May 4
  • Final grades are due by midnight — May 8

Summer Semester - 2019

The Summer Sessions can meet anytime between May 6th and August 23rd. Please check with your department if you have any questions. Summer Sessions typically run as follows, but are not held to these dates. 

Session 1: May 6th - May 31st.  
Session 2: June 3rd - July 26th. (normal session) 
Session 3: May 6th - June 28th.

Fall Semester - 2019

  • Classes begin — August 26
  • Labor Day Holiday — September 2
  • Last day to add or drop a course and adjust fees — September 5
  • Last day for pass/fail and audit options — September 5 
  • Native Americans' Day Holiday — October 14
  • Midterm (First half of semester ends) — October 18
  • Graduation application due for undergraduate students (planning to graduate in May or August) — October 15
  • Midterm deficiencies grades due by midnight — October 23
  • Early Registration Weeks — TBD
  • Last day to drop classes — November 8
  • Veterans Day Holiday — November 11
  • Thanksgiving Holiday begins at end of class day — November 26
  • Classes resume — December 2
  • No class day — December 11
  • Final examinations — December 12-18
  • Semester ends — December 18
  • Fall Graduation — December 14
  • Final grades are due by midnight — December 23

Spring Semester - 2020

  • Classes begin — January 13
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday — January 20
  • Last day to add or drop a course and adjust fees — January 22
  • Last day for pass/fail and audit options — January 22
  • Presidents' Day Holiday — February 17
  • Spring vacation begins at end of class day — March 6
  • Midterm (First half of semester ends) — March 16
  • Classes resume — March 16
  • Graduation application due for undergraduate students (planning to graduate in December) — March 16
  • Midterm deficiencies grades due by midnight — March 19
  • Early Registration Weeks — TBD
  • Last day to drop classes — April 2
  • Easter Break begins at end of class day — April 9
  • Classes resume — April 13
  • Final examinations — May 4 - 8 
  • Semester ends — May 8
  • Spring Graduation — May 9
  • Final grades are due by midnight — May 13

Calendars on this page conform to guidelines established by the South Dakota Board of Regents, but are subject to change at its discretion.

Find SDBOR Academic Calendars at: http://www.sdbor.edu/services/academics/academiccalendar/index.htm


Upcoming Events

Monday, Apr. 29, 2019 - Friday, May. 3, 2019
12:05 a.m. to 11:55 p.m.
Friday, May. 3, 2019
All Day
Saturday, May. 4, 2019
All Day
Wednesday, May. 8, 2019
All Day