Loyola University Maryland

International Student Services

International Student Academic Calendar

Fall 2020 Semester

August 25

Report date for International Students for Fall semester

August 26-28 International Student Orientation (mandatory)
 August 27-30 Fall Welcome Weekend 
August 31 Fall Classes Begin
September 3 Drop/Add Period ends for Fall 2020 Semester
September 7 Labor Day, classes will meet
November 9 Last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of "W"
November 25-November 29 Thanksgiving Holiday, No Classes
November 30- December 4  Review/Study Week 
December 4 Last day of classes for Fall semester
December 7-16 Exams (excluding Saturday, December 12th)
December 23-January 3 Winter/Christmas Break, University Closed

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

Registration-In-Person Course Add/Drop Period

January 16 Add/Drop Period ends for Spring semester
January 20

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed, No Classes)

March 2-8 Spring Holiday Break (No Classes)
March 9 Classes Resume
March 27

Last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of "W"

-Graduate students will need to check their academic calendar on the Records Office webpage

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 (no exams on Sundays)
May 9 Close of Spring semester. All students must checkout of housing.

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