Academic Calendar

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Academic Calendar 2019-2020

Academic Calendar

July 4 -5, 2019 College closed – Independence Day Holiday

Fall 2019 Term

August 16-23: New Student Orientation
August 24-25: Continuing & Re-enrolling Students Arrive
August 26: Fall Term Classes Begin
September 2: Labor Day – No classes
September 3: End of Drop/Add Period
September 9-11: Beacon-in-Tuscany Study Abroad Orientation
September 12: Beacon-in-Tuscany students and faculty depart for Prato, Italy
October 5-14: 30th Anniversary Celebrations
October 11-13: Parents’ Weekend
October 14: Indigenous Peoples’ Day – No classes.
October 18: Mid-term Grades due in SONISWEB
October 21-25: Spring Term Registration
November 23: Students Depart for Thanksgiving Break
November 25-29: College closed for Thanksgiving Break
November 29: Beacon-in-Tuscany participants return from Prato, Italy
November 30-December 1: Students Return from Break
December 2: Classes Resume
December 11-12: Final Assessments (Dec. 11 for M/W/F classes, Dec. 12 for T/Th
classes)
December 13: Students Depart for Winter Break
December 14: Grades due in SONIS by noon
Library Closes
December 14 to January 2: College Closed for Winter Break

Spring 2020 Term

January 3: College Reopens
January 17-19: New Student Orientation
January 18-20: Continuing & Re-enrolling Students Arrive
January 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No classes
January 21: Spring Term Classes Begin
January 28: End of Drop/Add Period
February 17: Presidents’ Day – No classes
February 24-28: Summer 2020 Term Registration
March 13: Mid-term grades due in SONIS by 4:00 p.m.
March 14: Students Depart for Spring Break
March 16-20: College Closed for Spring Break
March 21-22: Students Return from Spring Break
March 23: Classes resume
April 6-10: Fall 2020 Term Registration
April 24: No classes, spring holiday (City of Leesburg Bike Fest April 24-26)
May 6 & 7: Final Assessments (May 6 for M/W/F classes, May 7 for T/Th classes)
May 8: Students Depart for summer
May 8: Final Grades Entered in SONIS by 4:00 p.m.
May 9: Graduation Ceremony
May 9: Graduates Depart

Summer 2020 Term

May 11: Summer Term classes begin
May 25: Memorial Day – No classes
May 29: Final Assessments, Grades Entered in SONIS by 4:00 p.m.
May 30: Students Depart for Summer
June 1: Travel Abroad Program Trip