GGHSON - Academic Calendar

Calendar 2020 - 2021

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Academic Calendar 2020-2021

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August
Saturday, 22   Financial Aid is Disbursed
Wednesday, 26   Payment due for Fall 2020 term
Sunday, 30 * Last day to Register or Withdraw from the university without penalty
Monday, 31 * Classes begin
Monday, 31 * Student-Initiated Add Period Begins.
* Student-Initiated Drop Period Begins.
September
Friday, 4   Accelerated BSN White Coat Ceremony.
Friday, 4 * Student-Initiated Add Period Ends.
Monday, 7   Labor day, University Holiday - No classes or clinical.
Tuesday, 8 to Wednesday, 16   Instructor-Initiated Add Period.
Wednesday, 16 * Student-Initiated Drop Period Ends.
Monday, 28 * Last day to Withdraw from university and receive a partial refund.
November
Monday, 2   Registration beings for Spring 2021 for all students.
Thursday, 5 * Last day to drop with a "W" (dependent on academic standing).
Thursday, 26   Thanksgiving Holiday begins - No classes/clinical.
Monday, 30   Classes resume.
December
Monday, 07 * Last day to Drop a course or Withdraw from the university.
Friday, 11 * Last day of class.
Monday, 14   Final examinations begin.
Wednesday, 16   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 p.m. MST.
Friday, 18 * Semester ends.
Saturday, 19   Official Diploma date - Commencement and Pinning Ceremony.
Monday, 21   Enrolled students - final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST.
January
Saturday, 02   Financial Aid is Disbursed
Wednesday, 06   Payment due for Spring 2021 term.
Sunday, 10 * Last day to Register or Withdraw from the university without penalty.
Monday, 11   Classes begin.
Monday, 11 * Student-Initiated Add Period Begins.
* Student-Initiated Drop Period Begins.
Friday, 15   ABSN White Coat Ceremony.
Friday, 15 * Student-Initiated Add Period Ends.
Monday, 18   Martin Luther King Jr. University Holiday - No classes or clinical.
Tuesday, 19 to Wednesday, 27   Instructor-Initiated Add Period.
Wednesday, 27 * Student-Initiated Drop Period Ends.
February
Monday, 8 * Last day to Withdraw from university and receive a partial refund.
March
Monday, 8 - 12   Student Spring Break.
Monday, 15   Classes resume.
Monday, 22 * Last day to drop with a "W" (dependent on academic standing).
April
Monday, 5   Registration begins for Summer & Fall 2021 all students.
Monday, 26 * Last day to Drop a course or Withdraw from the university.
Friday, 30 * Last day of class.
May
Monday, 3   Final examinations begin.
Wednesday, 5   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 p.m. MST.
Friday, 7 * Semester ends.
Monday, 10   Enrolled students - final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST.
Saturday, 15   Official Diploma date - Commencement and Pinning Ceremony.
May
Friday, 14   Financial Aid is Disbursed
Wednesday, 19   Payment due for Summer 2021 term.
Sunday, 23 * Last day to Register or Withdraw from the university without penalty.
Monday, 24 * Classes begin.
Monday, 24   Student-Initiated Add Period Begins.
  Student-Initiated Drop Period Begins.
Friday, 28   Student-Initiated Add Period Ends.
Monday, 31   Memorial Day, University Holiday - No classes/clinical.
June
Tuesday, 1 to Wednesday, 9   Instructor-Initiated Add Period.
Wednesday, 9 * Student-Initiated Drop Period Ends.
 Monday, 21 * Last day to Withdraw from university and receive a partial refund.
July
Monday, 12 * Last day to drop with a "W" (dependent on academic standing).
August
Wednesday, 4 * Last day to Drop a course or Withdraw from the university.
Friday, 6 * Last day of class
Monday, 9   Final examinations begin
Wednesday, 11   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Friday, 13 * Semester ends
Saturday, 14   Official Diploma date
Monday, 16   Enrolled students - final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST

* RN to BSN students - Refer to individual course syllabi for exact dates

Calendar 2019 - 2020

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Academic Calendar 2019-2020

August
Sunday, 25 * Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty
Monday, 26 * Classes begin
Friday, 30   ABSN White Coat ceremony
September
Monday, 2   Labor day, University holiday - No classes/clinical
Wednesday, 11 * Last day to add or drop course and receive a refund
Monday, 23 * Last day to withdraw and receive a partial refund
October
Thursday, 31 * Last day to drop with an automatic "W"
November
Monday, 4   Advanced registration for Spring 2020 for currently enrolled students
Thursday, 28   Thanksgiving holiday begins  - No classes/clinical
December
Monday, 2   Classes resume
Monday, 2 * Last day to drop course or withdraw from the university
Friday, 6 * Last day of class
Monday, 9   Final examinations begin
Wednesday, 11   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Friday, 13 * Semester ends
Saturday, 14   Official Diploma date - Commencement and Pinning Ceremony
Monday, 16   Enrolled students -  final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST
January
Sunday, 12 * Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty
Monday, 13   Classes begin
Friday, 17   ABSN White Coat ceremony
Monday, 20   Martin Luther King Jr. university holiday - No classes/clinical
Wednesday, 29 * Last day to add or drop course and receive a refund
February
Monday, 10 * Last day to withdraw and receive a partial refund
March
Monday, 9   Begin Student Spring Break
Monday, 16   Classes resume
Monday, 23 * Last day to drop with an automatic "W"
April
Monday, 6   Advanced registration for Summer & Fall 2020 for currently enrolled students
Monday, 27 * Last day to drop course or withdraw from the university
May
Friday, 1 * Last day of class
Monday, 4   Final examinations begin
Wednesday, 6   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Friday, 8 * Semester ends
Saturday, 9   Official Diploma date - Commencement and Pinning Ceremony
Monday, 11   Enrolled students -  final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST
May
Sunday, 24 * Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty
Monday, 25   Memorial Day, university holiday - No classes/clinical
Tuesday, 26 * Classes begin
June
Wednesday, 10 * Last day to add or drop course and receive a refund
Monday, 22 * Last day to withdraw and receive a partial refund
July
Saturday, 4   July 4th, university holiday - No classes/clinical
Monday, 13 * Last day to drop with an automatic "W"
August
Wednesday, 5 * Last day to drop course or withdraw from the university
Friday, 7 * Last day of class
Monday, 10   Final examinations begin
Wednesday, 12   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Friday, 14 * Semester ends
Saturday, 15   Official Diploma date
Monday, 17   Enrolled students -  final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST

* RN to BSN and Concurrent Enrollment - Refer to individual course syllabus for exact dates

Calendar 2018 - 2019

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Academic Calendar 2018-2019

August
Monday, 27 * Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty
Tuesday, 28 * Classes begin
September
Monday, 3   Labor day, University holiday - No classes/clinical
Thursday, 13 * Last day to add or drop course and receive a refund
Tuesday, 25 * Last day to withdraw and receive a partial refund
October
Friday, 5 * Last day to drop with an automatic "W"
November
Monday, 5   Advanced registration for Spring 2019 for currently enrolled students
Thursday, 22   Thanksgiving holiday begins  - No classes/clinical
Monday, 26   Classes resume
Tuesday, 27 * Last day to drop course or withdraw from the university
December
Tuesday, 4 * Last day of class
Wednesday, 5   Final examinations begin
Tuesday, 11 * Semester ends
Tuesday, 11   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Saturday, 15   Official Diploma date - Commencement and Pinning Ceremony
Monday, 17   Enrolled students -  final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST
January
Monday, 21 * Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty
Monday, 21   Martin Luther King Jr. university holiday - No classes/clinical
Tuesday, 22 * Classes begin
February
Wednesday, 6 * Last day to add or drop course and receive a refund
Monday, 18 * Last day to withdraw and receive a partial refund
Thursday, 28 * Last day to drop with an automatic "W"
March
Monday, 4   Begin Student Spring Break
Monday, 11   Classes resume
April
Monday, 8   Advanced registration for Summer 2019 for currently enrolled students
Wednesday, 24 * Last day to drop course or withdraw from the university
Tuesday, 30 * Last day of class
May
Wednesday, 1   Final examinations begin
Tuesday, 7 * Semester ends
Tuesday, 7   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Saturday, 11   Official Diploma date - Commencement and Pinning Ceremony
Monday, 13   Enrolled students -  final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST
May
Monday, 27 * Last day to register or withdraw from the university without penalty
Tuesday, 28 * Classes begin
June
Monday, 3   Advanced registration for Fall 2019 for currently enrolled students
Wednesday, 12 * Last day to add or drop course and receive a refund
Monday, 17 * Last day to withdraw and receive a partial refund
Tuesday, 25 * Last day to drop with an automatic "W"
July
July, 4   July 4th, university holiday - No classes/clinical
Wednesday, 31 * Last day to drop course or withdraw from the university
August
Tuesday, 6 * Last day of class
Wednesday, 7   Final examinations begin
Tuesday, 13 * Semester ends
Tuesday, 13   Final grades due for Graduates by 12:00 noon
Saturday, 17   Official Diploma date
Monday, 19   Enrolled students -  final grades posted by 5:00 p.m. MST