Academic Calendar 2019-2020

See Past Academic Calendars

All dates are subject to change.

Summer 2019*

June 3
First day of instruction
June 28
Last day of first session
July 1
First day of second session
July 4
Independence Day ~ Campus closed
July 26
Last day of instruction
July 26
Enrollment census date
August 2
Grades due ~ Last day of summer term

*The majority of summer and winter classes are offered through the College of Extended Education & International Programs (EEIP). Different rules, deadlines, and fees may apply to students enrolling in summer or winter courses through EEIP. Learn more at csumb.edu/summer

Fall 2019

August 19
2019-20 Academic Year begins
August 19-23
Faculty planning days
August 23
Student Move-in (Main Campus)
August 23-September 1
Otter Days
August 26
First day of instruction
September 2
Labor Day ~ Campus closed
September 9
Last day to add/drop classes
September 23
Enrollment census date
October 7
Winter 2020 class schedule published
October 7
Spring 2020 class schedule published
October 21
Winter 2020 registration begins 
October 28
Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
November 11
Veteran's Day observed ~ Campus closed
November 25-27
Fall break ~ Faculty planning days ~ No Classes
November 28
Thanksgiving Day ~ Campus closed
November 29
Academic Holiday for faculty and students ~ No classes
December 13
Last day of instruction
December 16-20
Assessment/final exam period
December 19-20
Capstone Festival
December 25-31
Holidays observed ~ Campus closed
January 1
New Year's Day ~ Campus closed
January 2
Grades due ~ Last day of fall semester

Winter 2020*

January 6
First day of instruction
January 17
Last day of instruction
January 24
Grades due ~ Last day of winter term

*The majority of summer and winter classes are offered through the College of Extended Education & International Programs (EEIP). Different rules, deadlines, and fees may apply to students enrolling in summer or winter courses through EEIP. Learn more at csumb.edu/winter

Spring 2020

January 16-17
Faculty planning days
January 17
Student Move-in (Main Campus)
January 20
Martin Luther King Day ~ Campus closed
January 21
First day of instruction
February 3
Last day to add/drop classes
February 17
Enrollment census date
March 16
Summer 2020 class scheduled published
March 23
Fall 2020 class schedule published
March 30-April 3
Spring break
March 31
Cesar Chavez Day observed ~ Campus closed
April 6
Summer 2020 registration begins for continuing students
April 13
Fall 2020 registration begins for continuing students
May 8
Last day of instruction
May 11-15
Assessment/final exam period
TBD 
Capstone Festival
May 15-16
Commencement
May 18-22
Faculty planning days
May 25
Memorial Day ~ Campus closed
May 26
Grades due ~ Last day of spring semester ~ 2019-20 Academic Year Ends