Academic Calendar 2018-19

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

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 2018

Date Description
Wednesday-Friday, August 22-24 New  Student Orientation
Monday, August 27 Autumn Semester Classes Begin
Monday, September 3 Labor Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Tuesday, November 6 Election Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Monday, November 12 Veterans Day Observed – No Classes, Offices Closed
Wednesday, November 21 Student Travel Day – No Classes
Thursday-Friday, November 22-23 Thanksgiving Break – No Classes, Offices Closed
Friday, December 7 Last Day of Regular Classes
Monday-Friday, December 10-14 Final Exams
Saturday, December 15 Fall Commencement

Spring Semester 2019

Date Description
Monday-Wednesday, January 7-9 New Student Orientation
Thursday, January 10 Spring Semester Classes Begin
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Monday, February 18 Presidents' Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Monday-Friday, March 25-29 Spring Break - No Classes
Friday, April 26 Last Day of Regular Classes
Monday-Friday, April 29-May 3 Final Exams
Saturday, May 4 Commencement

Summer Semester 2019

Date Description
Monday, May 6 Classes Begin for 3-week Pre-Session
Monday, May 13 Classes Begin for 12-week Session and 6-week Session I
Friday, May 24 Last day of classes for 3-week Pre-Session
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Tuesday, May 28 Classes Begin for 3-week Session I
Friday, June 14 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session I
Friday, June 21 Last Day of Classes for 6-week Session I
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Monday, July 8 Classes Begin for 6-week Session II and 3-week Session II
Friday, July 26 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session II
Monday, July 29 Classes Begin for 3-week Session III
Friday, August 9 Last Day of Classes for 12-week Session
Friday, August 16 Last Day of Classes for 6-week Session II and 3-week Session III
Wednesday-Friday, August 21-23 New Student Orientation for Autumn 2019