Important Dates and F-1 Deadlines

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Fall 2020 Important Dates and F-1 Deadlines

*The following dates are subject to change without advanced notice

Monday, August 24, 2020 First day of Fall 2020 semester
Monday, September 7, 2020 Labor Day; No Classes; Campus Closed
Friday, September 11, 2020 Deadline for new Fall 2020 international students to receive transfer-in I-20

Monday, September 14, 2020 by 4PM

Deadline for:

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Deadline to Apply for Post-Completion OPT for Summer 2020 graduates
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 First day to apply for Post-Completion OPT for Fall 2020 graduates
October 2020 (See workshop for dates) Optional Practical Training (OPT) and Curricular Practical Training (CPT) information workshops
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Veteran’s Day.  No classes. Campus offices closed
TBD International Education Week (IEW)

Monday, November 16, 2020

Deadline for:

Monday - Friday, November 23 - 27, 2020 Fall 2020 Recess; No Classes (Campus closed on the 26th and 27th for Thanksgiving)
Friday, December 11, 2020 Last day of Fall 2020 class instructions
Monday - Friday, December 14-18, 2020 Final exams
Monday, January 11, 2020
Tuesday, January 12, 2020 60-Day Grace Period Begins for Fall 2020 graduates
Monday, January 25, 2021 First day of Spring 2021 semester
Friday, March 12, 2021 60-Day Grace Period Ends for Fall 2020 graduates


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