Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

DateEvent
August 21-23 Mandatory Orientation for First Year Students
August 26 Fall semester classes begin
September 2 Labor Day; no classes
September 12 Tuition Fees Due
October 21 Fall Break
October 22 All classes held today are Monday classes
November 27-29 Thanksgiving break for students; no classes
December 6 Last day of classes
December 9-18 Finals
December 20 Graduate Commencement and Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
December 23, 2019-January 1, 2020 UNL Offices Closed for Holiday Break
DateEvent
January 13 Spring semester classes begin
January 20 Martin Luther King Day – no classes; UNL Closed
February 12 Tuition Fees Due
March 22-29 Spring break for students; no classes
April 24 Last day of classes
April 27-May 6 Final Exams
May 9 College of Law Commencement & Hooding Ceremony, Lied Center (2 p.m.)
DateEvent
May 18 – June 5 Pre-Session
June 8 – July 10 First Five-Week Session
July 13 – August 13 Second Five-Week Session
August 14 Commencement

Tuition Refund Deadlines

First year students are not allowed to withdraw from any individual classes. Students who withdraw from the College of Law during the fall 2019 semester are entitled to tuition refunds as follows:

% of Tuition RefundedLast Day to Drop
100% September 3, 2019
75% September 6, 2019
50% September 13, 2019
25% September 20, 2019
0% After September 20, 2019