Academic Calendar: 2019-2020

Fall 2019

Monday Aug 26 Classes Begin
Monday Sep 2 Labor Day (No Classes - University Offices Closed)
Friday Oct 4
Fall Break Begins (No Classes - University Offices Open)
Sunday Oct 6
Fall Break Ends
Saturday Nov 23 Thanksgiving Holiday Begins
Sunday Dec 1 Thanksgiving Holiday Ends
Wednesday Dec 11 Classes End
Thursday Dec 12 Reading Day
Friday Dec 13 Exams Begin
Thursday Dec 19 Exams End
Friday Dec 20 University and Graduate School Commencement Ceremonies

Winter 2020

Virtual, Blended, or Winter Experience (VBW)
Friday Dec 27 Classes Begin
Friday Jan 17 Classes End
Saturday Jan 18 Exam Day
Residential (Blacksburg)
Thursday Jan 2 Classes Begin
Friday Jan 17 Classes End
Saturday Jan 18 Exam Day

Spring 2020

Monday Jan 20 Martin Luther King Holiday (No Classes - University Offices Closed)
Tuesday Jan 21 Classes Begin
Saturday Mar 7 Spring Break Begins
Sunday Mar 15 Spring Break Ends
Wednesday May 6 Classes End
Thursday May 7 Reading Day
Friday May 8 Exams Begin1
Wednesday May 13 Exams End
Thursday May 14 Graduate Commencement Ceremony and Senior Day
Friday May 15 University Commencement and College and Departmental Ceremonies
Saturday May 16 College and Departmental Commencement Ceremonies 

Summer I 2020

Tuesday May 26 Classes Begin
Thursday Jul 2 Classes End
Friday Jul 3 Exams Begin
Monday Jul 6 Exams End

Summer II 2020

Tuesday Jul 7 Classes Begin
Wednesday Aug 13 Classes End
Friday Aug 14 Exams Begin
Saturday Aug 15 Exams End

Revised, April 2017

1 Saturday exams

2Per University Policy, Fall Break dates will be announced following scheduling of all Fall university activities (approximately March 2019)