Loyola University Maryland

International Student Services

International Student Academic Calendar

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Fall 2020 Semester

 February 24 (During Spring 2020)  Deadline for Fall 2020 nominations for full academic year applications
 March 16 (During Spring 2020)  Applications due for Fall 2020 and full academic year 
(Exchanges only)
 August 25

  Report date for Exchange Students for Fall semester
-This is the only day that students will be allowed to move into their campus housing.
-Baltimore Airport and Train Station pick-ups will ONLY occur on this day.

 August 26-28  International Student Orientation (mandatory)
     
 August 31  Fall Classes Begin
 September 3  Drop/Add Period ends for Fall semester
 September 7 Labor day, no classes
 October 16 Applications due for Spring 2021 semester
(Exchanges only)  
 October 16  Mid-semester Holiday, no classes
 November 9  Last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of "W"
 November 25-November 29  Thanksgiving Holiday, No Classes
 November 30  Classes Resume
 December 9  Last day of classes for Fall semester
 December 10  Study Day
 December 11-19  Exams (no exams on Sundays)
 December 23-January 3  Winter/Christmas Break, University Closed

**Day-trips will run on 3 Saturdays in each semester. Dates to be announced at orientation.**

Spring 2020 Semester

 January 8 Report date for Exchange Students for Spring 2020 semester.
- This is the only day that students will be allowed to move into their campus housing.
- Baltimore Airport and Train Station Pick Ups will ONLY occur on this day.
 January 9-10 International Student Orientation (Mandatory)
January 13  Spring Semester Begins
 January 13-16 Late Registration: In-Person Add/Drop Period
 January 16 Add/Drop Period ends for Spring Semester
 January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed)
 March 2-8 Spring Break Holiday (No Classes)
 March 9 Classes Resume
 March 27 Last day to withdraw form a course with a grade of W
 April 9-13 Easter Break (No Classes)
 April 14 Classes Resume
 April 28 Last day of classes for Spring Semester
April 29 Study Day
April 30-May 8 Exams and close of Spring Semester, including Saturday, May 2
 May 9 All students must move out of the residence halls by 3pm