Academic Calendars

Speech@Emerson 2019-2020 Academic Calendar

Fall 2019

Date Activity
September 2 Term begins
September 8 Last day to add or drop courses
September 9 Course Withdrawal period for courses begins
October 14 Course evaluations open for the First Seven-Week Session (foundational courses)

Indigenous People's Day (administrative offices closed)
October 20 First Seven-Week Session ends (foundational courses)
October 21 Second Seven-Week Session begins (foundational courses)
October 28 Final grades due at 12:00 Noon for the First Seven-Week Session (foundational courses)
November 4 Course evaluations close for the First Seven-Week session (foundational courses)
November 11 Veterans’ Day observed (administrative offices closed)
November 18 Last day to withdraw from a course with a WP/WF; must submit completed Course Withdrawal form to the Registrar's Office by 5:00 pm (ET)
November 27 – 29 Thanksgiving (administrative offices closed)
December 9 Course evaluations open for the Second-Week session and full-term graduate courses
December 12 – 15 Immersion I
December 15 Last day of Speech@Emerson classes
December 19 Final grades due at 12:00 Noon for the Second-Week session and full-term graduate courses
December 23 Course evaluations close for the Second-Week session and full-term graduate courses

Spring 2020

Date Activity
January 13 Term begins
January 19 Last day to add or drop courses
January 20 Course Withdrawal period begins

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Administrative offices closed)
February 17 President's day (Administrative offices closed)
February 25 Course evaluations open for the first seven-week session (foundational courses)
March 1 First seven-week session ends (foundational courses)
March 2 Second seven-week session begins (Foundational Courses)
March 9  Grades due for first seven-week courses due at 12:00 noon (ET)
March 16 Course evaluations close for first seven-week session (foundational courses)

Registration for Summer Speech@Emerson courses opens at 9:00 am
April 10 Last day to withdraw from a course with a WP/WF; must submit completed Course Withdrawal form to the Registrar's Office by 5:00 pm (EDT)
April 20 Patriot's Day (Administrative offices closed)

Course evaluations open for second seven-week Session (foundational courses) and full-term graduate courses
April 23 – 26 Immersion 1 weekend
April 26 Last day of term
April 30 Final grades due for second seven-week session (foundational courses) and full-term graduate courses

Policy of Emerson College Pertaining to Religious Observance: Students who are unable, because of religious beliefs, to attend class or participate in any examination, study or class-related activity on a particular day should contact their instructors ahead of time to facilitate their absence without prejudice.