Loyola University Maryland

International Student Services

International Student Academic Calendar

Fall 2019 Semester

March 8 Applications due for Fall 2019 and full academic year 
(Exchanges only)
 August 27

  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 28-30  International Student Orientation (mandatory)
 September 2  Labor Day, no classes
 September 3  Fall Classes Begin
 September 3-6 Drop/Add Period - Late Registration
 October 1 Applications due for Spring 2020 semester
(Exchanges only)  
 October 18  Mid-semester Holiday 
 November 8  Last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of "W"
 November 27-December 1  Thanksgiving Holiday, No Classes
 December 2  Classes Resume
 December 9  Last day of classes for Fall semester
 December 10  Study Day
 December 11-19  Exams (no exams on Sundays)
 December 20  Close of Fall semester.
 December 23-January 1  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 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