Appendix H: Academic Calendars

Please note: Concordia University serves students in many different programs both online and on ground. Classes begin and end at different points throughout each term. Below are the academic calendar session dates for on-ground courses. Please refer to your My.CU account to see course dates specific to your academic registration. In general, on-ground courses begin on the first Monday of the term if the course starts after 4:30 p.m., otherwise courses begin the first Tuesday of the term.

Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information, including dates for 5 week starts in the accelerated graduate programs. For specific dates for half-semester courses, visit http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

 Summer 2018

Portland Full Semester***:  5/7/18–8/17/18
Term Code:  201910

May 7 Classes Begin***
May 18 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
May 18 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
May 25 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
May 28 Memorial Day (Campus Closed)
June 1 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
July 4 Independence Day (Campus Closed)
July 6 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
July 6 Grade Option Change Deadline
Aug 10 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Aug 13-17 Finals Week
Aug 17 End of Session

***For specific dates for half-semester courses, visit http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Boise Full Semester:  5/29/18–7/27/18
Term Code:  201910

May 28 Memorial Day (Campus Closed)
May 29 Classes Begin
June 1 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
June 8 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
June 29 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
July 4 Independence Day (Campus Closed)
July 25 Final Examinations Begin
July 27 End of Session

Note:  Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Fall 2018

Portland Full Semester***:  8/27/18–12/14/18
Term Code:  201920

Aug 24 Residence Halls open for new students to move in
Aug 26 Orientation/Registration
Aug 27 Start of Fall Semester***
Sept 3 Labor Day (Campus Closed)
Sept 7 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Sept 7 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Sept 14 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
Sept 21 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
Oct 26 Grade Option Change Deadline
Oct 26 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Nov 19-23 Thanksgiving Break
Dec 7 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Dec 10-14 Finals Week
Dec 15 Fall Commencement
Dec 15-Jan 6 Christmas Break

***For specific dates for half-semester courses, visit http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Boise Full Semester:  8/27/18–12/14/18
Term Code:  201920

Aug 27 Classes Begin
Sept 3 Labor Day (Campus Closed)
Sept 7 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Sept 7 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Oct 26 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Dec 3 Final Examinations Begin
Dec 14 End of Session

Note: Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

 Spring 2019

Portland Full Semester***:  1/7/19–4/26/19
Term Code:  201940

Jan 6 Residence Halls open for new students/Orientation begins
Jan 7 Start of Spring Semester***
Jan 18 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Jan 18 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Jan 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Campus Closed)
Jan 25 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
Feb 1 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
Feb 14-16 L.E.S.T. – Lutheran Elementary Schools Tournament (No Classes)
Mar 8 Grade Option Change Deadline
Mar 8 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Mar 25-29 Spring Break
Apr 19 Good Friday (Campus Closed)
Apr 22-26 Finals Week
Apr 27 Spring Commencement

***For specific dates for half-semester courses, visit http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Boise Full Semester:  1/3/19–4/26/19
Term Code:  201940

Jan 3 Classes Begin
Jan 16 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Jan 16 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Mar 6 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Mar 25-29 Spring Break
Apr 15 Final Examinations Begin
Apr 26 End of Session
May 4 Commencement

Note: Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Summer 2019

Portland Full Semester***:  5/6/19–8/16/19
Term Code:  201960

May 6 Classes Begin***
May 17 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
May 17 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
May 24 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
May 27 Memorial Day (Campus Closed)
May 31 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
July 4 Independence Day (Campus Closed)
July 5 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
July 5 Grade Option Change Deadline
Aug 9 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Aug 12-16 Finals Week
Aug 16 End of Session

***For specific dates for half-semester courses, visit http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Boise Full Semester:  5/20/19–7/19/19
Term Code:  201960

May 20 Classes Begin
May 24 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
May 27 Memorial Day (Campus Closed)
May 31 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
June 21 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
July 4 Independence Day (Campus Closed)
July 17 Final Examinations Begin
July 19 End Of Session

Note: Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.