Academic Calendar 2019-20

Dates listed below are subject to change without notice; dates appearing in registration instructions.

UM students taking coursework at campuses other than UM's Mountain, Missoula College, or Bitterroot College Program campuses should consult that campus' academic calendar. 

Autumn Semester 2019

Date Description
Sat-Sat, August 17-24 New  Student Orientation
Mon, August 26 Autumn Semester Classes Begin
Mon, September 2 Labor Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon, November 11 Veterans Day Observed – No Classes, Offices Closed
Wed, November 27 Student Travel Day – No Classes
Thurs-Fri, November 28-29 Thanksgiving Break – No Classes, Offices Closed
Fri, December 6 Last Day of Regular Classes
Mon-Fri, December 9-13 Final Exams
Sat, December 14 Fall Commencement

Spring Semester 2020

Date Description
Thurs-Fri, January 9-10 New Student Orientation
Mon, January 13 Spring Semester Classes Begin
Mon, January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon, February 17 Presidents' Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon-Fri, March 16-20 Spring Break - No Classes
Fri, May 1 Last Day of Regular Classes
Mon-Fri, May 4-8 Final Exams
Sat, May 9 Commencement

Summer Semester 2020

Summer sessions are offered in 3-week, 6-week and 12-week formats. All formats have a session beginning in May. See below for the start dates of all summer sessions. For more information, visit the UMSummer website .

Date  12- week Summer Session Description
Monday, May 11 Begin for 12-week Session Classes
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Friday, July 3 Independence Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Friday, July 31 Last Day of Classes for 12-week Session

 

Date 6-week Summer Sessions Description
Monday, May 11 Classes Begin for 6-week Session I
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Friday, June 19 Last Day of Classes for 6-week Session I
Monday, July 6 Classes Begin for 6-week Session II
Friday, August 14 Last Day of Classes for 6-week Session II

 

Date 3-week Summer Sessions Description
Monday, May 11 Classes Begin for 3-week Session I
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Friday, May 29 Last day of classes for 3-week Session I
Monday, June 1 Classes Begin for 3-week Session II
Friday, June 19 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session II
Friday, July 3 Independence Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Monday, July 6 Classes Begin for 3-week Session III 
Friday, July 24 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session III
Monday, July 27 Classes Begin for 3-week Session IV
Friday, August 14 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session IV
Monday-Friday, August 24-28 New Student Orientation for Autumn 2020