2024-2025 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2024

Fall Tuition Payment Due

August 1, 2024

August

Fall Session I – HU Online – Classes Start (8 Weeks)

August 12, 2024

August

New Students Arrive (According to Assigned Residences)

August 16, 2024

August

New Students Arrive (According to Assigned Residences)

August 17, 2024

August

New Student Orientation

August 18, 2024 – August 23, 2024

August

Faculty Return

August 19, 2024

August

Add and Drop Period Begins

August 19, 2024

August

Fall Semester - HU Online Graduate Classes Start (8 & 16 Weeks)

August 20, 2024

August

New Graduate Student Orientation

August 21, 2024

August

Residence Halls Open for Continuing Students

August 22, 2024

August

Classes begin at 8:00am – Main Campus

August 26, 2024

August

End of Add and Drop Period

August 30, 2024

August

Holiday - Labor Day

September 2, 2024

September

Begin the period to withdraw from classes with record showing withdrew passing or withdrew failing.

September 3, 2024

September

Family Weekend

September 27, 2024 – September 29, 2024

September

Opening Convocation

September 29, 2024

September

Fall Session I – HU Online – Classes End (8 Weeks)

October 5, 2024

October

Wellness Day (no classes)

October 7, 2024

October

Fall Session I – HU Online Graduate – Classes End (8 weeks)

October 12, 2024

October

Fall Session II – HU Online – Classes Start (8 Weeks)

October 14, 2024

October

Registration for Spring Semester Begins

October 14, 2024

October

Mid-Term Evaluations

October 14, 2024 – October 18, 2024

October

Mid-Term Grades Due 12 Noon

October 21, 2024

October

Fall Session II – HU Online Graduate – Classes Start (8 Weeks)

October 21, 2024

October

Homecoming

October 26, 2024

October

TCB 101 - Taking Care of Business Event

October 29, 2024

October

End of period to withdraw from classes with record showing withdrew passing or withdrew failing

November 1, 2024

November

Fall Open House

November 9, 2024

November

Registration for Spring Semester ends 5:00pm

November 15, 2024

November

Thanksgiving Break Begins- No Classes

November 27, 2024 – November 29, 2024

November

Thanksgiving Break Ends

December 1, 2024

December

Spring Tuition Payment Due

December 2, 2024

December

Last Day of Classes

December 2, 2024

December

Reading Day

December 3, 2024

December

Final Examinations

December 4, 2024 – December 10, 2024

December

Fall Semester – HU Online Graduate Classes End (16 Weeks)

December 4, 2024

December

Fall Session II – HU Online– Classes End (8 Weeks)

December 7, 2024

December

Last Set of Grades Due 12 Noon

December 12, 2024

December

University Closed for Winter Break

December 17, 2024 – Janurary 2, 2025

December

Online Winter Semester 2024-2025

Registration Begins

November 1, 2024

November

Registration Ends

November 2, 2024

November

Winter Session – HU Online - Classes Start (6 Weeks)

December 2, 2024

December

End of period to withdraw from classes with record showing withdrew passing or withdrew failing.

December 17, 2024

December

Winter Session- HU Online - Classes End

January 11, 2024

January

Grades Due 12 Noon

January 14, 2024

January

Spring Semester 2025

Second Semester Begins - Faculty & Staff Return

January 3, 2025

January

Spring Semester – HU Online Graduate Classes Start (16 Weeks)

January 6, 2025

January

Spring Session III – HU Online Classes Start (8 Weeks)

January 6, 2025

January

New Undergraduate Students Arrive-9am/Orientation and Registration

January 6, 2025

January

Residence Halls Open for Continuing Students

January 7, 2025

January

Classes Begin – Main Campus

January 9, 2025

January

Add and Drop Period Begin

January 9, 2025

January

End of Add and Drop Period

January 17, 2025

January

Holiday – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Birthday

January 20, 2025

January

Begin period to withdraw from classes with record showing withdrew passing or withdrew failing.

January 21, 2025

January

Founder’s Day

January 26, 2025

January

Wellness Day – no classes

Feburary 17, 2025

Feburary

Admitted Students Day

Feburary 22, 2025

Feburary

Spring Session III – HU Online - Classes End (8 Weeks)

March 1, 2025

March

Midterm Evaluations

March 3, 2025 – March 7, 2025

March

Midterm Evaluations End

March 7, 2025

March

Spring Vacation Begins

March 8, 2025

March

Mid-Term Grades Due 12 Noon

March 10, 2025

March

Spring Session IV – HU Online – Classes Start (8 Weeks)

March 10, 2025

March

Holiday – Spring Break Day

March 14, 2025

March

Spring Vacation Ends

March 16, 2025

March

Classes Resume

March 17, 2025

March

Black Family Conference

March 19, 2025 – March 21, 2025

March

End of period to withdraw from classes with records showing withdrew passing or withdrew failing

March 21, 2025

March

Registration for Fall Semester

March 24, 2025 – April 18, 2025

March

TCB 101 – Taking Care of Business Event

March 25, 2025

March

High School Day

April 4, 2025

April

Annual Day of Giving

April 4, 2025

April

Honors Day

April 5, 2025

April

Registration for Fall Semester Ends

April 18, 2025

April

End of Classes/ Candidates for May Graduation

April 23, 2025

April

Reading Day/Candidates for May Graduation

April 24,Β  2025

April

Final Examinations/Candidates for May Graduation

April 25, 2025 – April 30, 2025

April

Spring Semester – HU Online Graduate Classes End (16 Weeks)

April 26, 2025

April

End of Classes/Continuing Students

April 29, 2025

April

Reading Day/Continuing Students

April 30, 2025

April

Summer Tuition Payment Due

May 1, 2025

May

Final Examinations Continuing Students

May 1, 2025 – May 7, 2025

May

Last Set of Grades Due (12 Noon) Candidates for May Graduation

May 2, 2025

May

Session IV – HU Online Classes End (8 Weeks)

May 3, 2025

May

Final Examinations Continuing Students Ends

May 7, 2025

May

Last Set of Grades Due (12 Noon)/Continuing Students

May 9,Β  2025

May

Commencement

May 11, 2025

May

Summer Session 2025

Summer Session V – HU Online Classes Start (8 Weeks)

May 12, 2025

May

Registration – Ten Week Session- Pharmacy

May 16, 2025

May

Classes Start – Ten Week Session- Pharmacy

May 19, 2025

May

End of Add/Drop – Ten Week Session- Pharmacy

May 23, 2025

May

Registration 1st Four & Eight Week Session – Main Campus

May 23, 2025

May

Holiday – Memorial Day

May 26,Β  2025

May

Classes Start (1st Four & Eight Week Session)

May 27, 2025

May

Course Withdrawal Period Begins (Ten- Week Session)

May 27, 2025

May

End of the Add and Drop Period (1st Four- Week Session)

May 30, 2025

May

Hampton University Ministers Conference

June 1, 2025 – June 5, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Begins (Ten-Week; 1st Four & Eight- Week Session)

June 2, 2025

June

Registration for Six-Week Session – Main Campus

June 9, 2025

June

Classes Begin (Six Week Session)

June 10, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Ends (1st Four- Week Session)

June 10, 2025

June

End Add/Drop – Six Week Session

June 13,Β  2025

June

Pre-College Students Arrive

June 13, 2025

June

Pre-College Students Register

June 16, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Begins (Six-Week Session)

June 16, 2025

June

Class Begin (Pre-College)

June 17, 2025

June

Holiday - Juneteenth (no classes)

June 19, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Ends (Eight Week Session)

June 20, 2025

June

End of the Add and Drop Period (Pre-College)

June 20, 2025

June

Final Examinations (1st Four- Week Session)

June 20, 2025

June

Grades Due (1st Four Week Session -12 Noon)

June 23, 2025

June

Registration for 2nd Four -Week Session

June 23, 2025

June

Classes Begin (2nd Four -Week Session)

June 23, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Begins (Pre-College Session)

June 23, 2025

June

End Add and Drop Period (2nd Four-Week Session)

June 27, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Ends (Six Week Session)

June 27, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Ends (Ten Week Session)

June 27, 2025

June

Course Withdrawal Period Begins (2nd Four Week Session)

June 30, 2025

June

Holiday - Independence Day

July 4, 2025

July

Summer Session V – HU Online – Classes End (8 Weeks)

July 5, 2025

July

Course Withdrawal Period Ends (2nd Four- Week Session and Pre- College)

July 7, 2025

July

Final Examinations – Main Campus Eight Week Session, Six- Week Session, Pre-College, and 2nd Four- Week Session)

July 18, 2025

July

Final Grades Due – Eight Week Session, Six Week Session, Pre- College, and 2nd Four Week Session – 12 Noon

July 21, 2025

July

Final Examination – Ten Week Session

July 25,Β  2025

July

Summer Session Ends

July 25, 2025

July

Grades Due – Ten Week Session – 12 Noon

July 28, 2025

July