Updated: June 08, 2020 at 1:32PM
The University's plan is subject to change based on our evolving understanding of COVID-19 and its impact. Check this website often for the latest information.
Fall 2020 Calendar
The University intends to begin in-person classes the week of August 10, continue through without a fall break, and conclude the semester before Thanksgiving.
The University’s plans for reopening call for a phased approach. These protocols will address, among other things, student spacing, classroom arrangement, mask-wearing requirements, and cleaning protocols.
The full schedule for the fall 2020 semester is below:
|Aug. 3-4||Mon – Tue||
Graduate School Orientation
|Aug. 3-9||Mon – Sun||TENTATIVE - Staged undergraduate move-in|
|Aug. 10||Monday||Classes begin for Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College|
|Aug. 17||Monday||Last date for all class changes at Notre Dame|
|Sept. 7||Monday||Labor Day - classes are in session|
|Sept. 28||Monday||Mid-Term deficiency reports submitted through insideND by 7 p.m.|
|Oct. 9||Friday||Last day for course discontinuance at Notre Dame|
|Nov. 3-15||Tues – Sun||Course Instructor Feedback administered|
|Nov. 12||Thursday||Last class day|
|Nov. 13-15||Fri – Sun||Reading days (no examinations permitted)|
|Nov. 16-20||Mon – Fri||Final examinations (no review sessions permitted)|
|Nov. 22||Sunday||TENTATIVE - Undergraduate halls close at 2:00 p.m.|
|Nov. 30||Monday||All grades submitted through insideND by 3:45 p.m.|
|Nov. 30 - Dec. 11||Mon – Fri||Registration appointments for Spring 2021 semester|
|Jan. 3||Sunday||January 2021 graduation date (no ceremony)|