Future Academic Calendars

For planning purposes, the basic schedules for future academic years have been projected through the 2018-19 academic year. Dates listed below are subject to change without notice; dates appearing in registration instructions take precedence over those listed below.

NOTE: UM students taking coursework at campuses other than UM's Mountain, Missoula College, or Bitterroot College Program campuses should also consult that campus' academic calendar for information pertaining to start/end dates, breaks, holidays, campus closures, etc.

  • Printable Academic Calendar 2018-2019

Autumn Semester 2018

Date Description
Thursday-Friday, August 23-24 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

Spring Semester 2019

Date Description
Tuesday-Wednesday, January 9-10 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
Sunday, May 5 Commencement

Summer Semester 2019

Date Description
Monday, May 6 Classes Begin for 3-week Session I
Monday, May 13 Classes Begin for 12-week Session and 6-week Session I
Friday, May 24 Last day of classes for 3-week Session I
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Tuesday, May 28 Classes Begin for 3-week Session II
Friday, June 14 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session II
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 III
Friday, July 26 Last Day of Classes for 3-week Session III
Monday, July 29 Classes Begin for 3-week Session IV
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 IV
Thursday-Friday, August 22-23 New Student Orientation for Autumn 2019