Academic Calendar - Fall 2019

Date Academic Event
Aug 24 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Residence halls open for all new students (Freshman and Transfer)
Aug 25 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Residence halls open for all returning students
Aug 26 2019 (All day) Fall 2019 Classes Begin
Aug 26 2019 - 12:00am to Sep 4 2019 - 5:00pm Add/Drop(no fee)/Late Registration ($50 fee)on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Sep 2 2019 (All day) Labor Day observed- no classes offices closed
Oct 1 2019 (All day) Applications for graduation (Registrar’s Office) due from candidates expecting to complete requirements by December 2019
Oct 1 2019 (All day) Advising begins in department offices for Spring 2020 registration (By appointment)
Oct 14 2019 (All day) Columbus Day observed – no classes offices closed
Oct 21 2019 (All day) to Oct 26 2019 (All day) Mid-term week
Oct 30 2019 (All day) Mid-term grades due
Nov 4 2019 (All day) Spring 2020 registration for seniors on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 5 2019 (All day) Election Day – classes in session; offices minimally staffed
Nov 7 2019 (All day) Spring 2020 registration for juniors on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 11 2019 (All day) Spring 2020 registration for sophomores on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 14 2019 (All day) Spring 2020 registration for freshmen on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 15 2019 (All day) Continual registration for Spring 2020 for all students on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 27 2019 (All day) Dining Hall closes after dinner
Nov 28 2019 (All day) to Dec 1 2019 (All day) Thanksgiving Recess (begins after last class Wednesday)
Dec 1 2019 (All day) Dining Hall reopens for dinner
Dec 2 2019 (All day) Classes resume
Dec 11 2019 (All day) Make-up /Study Days for Monday/Wednesday
Dec 12 2019 (All day) Make-up /Study Days for Tuesday/Thursday
Dec 14 2019 (All day) to Dec 20 2019 (All day) Examinations week (Grades due 48 hours after final exams)
Dec 20 2019 (All day) Fall semester ends after last examination
Dec 20 2019 (All day) Residence Halls close at 10 P.M.
Dec 25 2019 (All day) Christmas Day – no classes; offices closed