College of Law 2019-2020

Fall 2019 Semester

August

  • August 28 - Wednesday - Payment Deadline for fall 2019 fees
  • August 27 - Tuesday- Class work begins
  • August 27 - Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • August 27 - Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the university Registrar for a full refund of fees.
  • August 28 - Wednesday - Add/Drop

September

  • September 2 - Monday - Labor Day - Academic Holiday
  • September 3 - Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • September 4 - Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2019 fall semester
  • September 18 - Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • September 18 - Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student’s transcript
  • September 18 Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50% refund
  • September 25 - Wednesday - Last day to file an application for a December degree
  • September 26- Thursday - Deadline to apply for Kentucky residency for this semester

October

  • October 15 - Tuesday - Last day to withdraw from a course. Students may withdraw after this date only upon petition to the Dean’s office specifying “reasons relating to extended illness or equivalent distress.”

November

  • November 27-30 - Wednesday through Saturday - Thanksgiving Holidays -- Academic Holidays

December

  • December 6 - Friday - End of class work
  • December 6-9 - Saturday through Monday - Law Final Examination Period
  • December 10-21 - Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period
  • December 21 - Saturday - End of 2019 Fall Semester

2020 Spring Semester

January

  • January 13 - Monday - Add/Drop
  • January 13 - Monday - Class work begins
  • January 14 - Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • January 14 - Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • January 15 - Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2020 Spring Semester
  • January 15 - Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • January 17 - Friday - Payment deadline of registration fees
  • January 20 - Monday - Martin Luther King Day - Academic Holiday
  • January 29 - Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on your transcript

February

  • February 5 - Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive 50 percent refund
  • February 6 - Thursday - Last day to file application for May degree
  • February 28 - Friday - Last day to withdraw from a course –Students may withdraw after this date only upon petition to the Academic Dean’s off specifying “reasons relating to extended illness or equivalent distress”

March

  • March 16-21 - Monday through Saturday - Spring Vacation - Academic Holidays

April

  • April 24 - Friday - End of class work
  • April 25-27 - Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • April 28-May 9 - Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period

May

  • May 8 - Friday - Law Commencement
  • May 9 - Saturday - End of 2020 Spring Semester

Summer 2020

May

  • May 11 - Monday - First day of classes
  • May 25 - Monday - Memorial Day - Academic Holiday

July

  • July 3 - Friday - Independence Day - Academic Holiday
  • July 31 - Friday - End of class work

August

  • August 1-2 - Saturday & Sunday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • August 3-6 - Monday through Thursday - Law Final Examination Period
  • August 6 - Thursday - End of 2020 Summer Session