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Important Dates

Important Dates

Here are some important dates to know about housing and the residence halls.  If you have any questions about the dates that you see here please contact our main office at doanehousing@doane.edu or (402) - 826 - 8111.

*Early move in dates are only granted for the listed approved groups. Please contact your coach or sponsor with any questions about your specific early arrival plan.

Academic Calendar 2020

SPRING SEMESTER 2020   20/SPR    January 14 – May 7

Jan.  13  Monday.... Residence Hall open for all returning students
          14  Tuesday.... FIRST DAY of SPRING SEMESTER
          23  Thursday.... Last day to add a course
          27  Monday.... Last day to drop a course/Spring Census

Feb.   7  Friday.... Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course

Mar.   9 - 13  M-F.... Spring Break
          16  Monday.... MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
          18 - 27.... Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Fall 2020
          20  Friday.... Final day to withdraw from a course and receive a “W”

Apr.   3  Friday.... Final day to withdraw from the University.  Grades are "W's".
          13 Monday.... Easter Break

May   4 - 7  M-Th.... FINAL EXAMS
          8  Friday.... Residence Halls close at 9am for the semester
          8  Friday.... SENIOR GRADES DUE, Baccalaureate Service, Honors Convocation
          9  Saturday.... COMMENCEMENT – 2:30 p.m.  CAS/Crete Undergraduate
          14  Thursday.... Spring Semester GRADES DUE by noon
          18  Monday.... Spring Semester grades available on WebAdvisor


Crete Campus Fall 2020

FALL SEMESTER 2020    20/FAL    August 17 - December 12

Aug.  13 Thursday.... First Year (Freshman) move in day
          13 - 16 Th -Sun.... New Student Orientation and Advising
          16  Sunday.... Returning student move in day
          17  Monday.... FIRST DAY of FALL SEMESTER classes/ Payment due date
          20  Thursday.... Opening Convocation 11:00 a.m.
          24  Monday.... Last day to drop/add a first 8 week session course
          26  Wednesday.... Last day to add a semester long course
          28  Friday.... Last day to drop a semester long course/Fall Census  

Sep.  7  Monday.... Labor Day – University CLOSED
          18  Friday.... Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course

Oct.   3  Saturday.... Homecoming and Family Day
          12 Monday....Second 8-week session starts
          14 Wed..... MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
          16-20  F-Tu.... Fall Break for students
          16 Friday.... Assessment work day for faculty
          23  Friday.... Final day to withdraw from a course and receive a “W”
          21 - 30 .... Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Spring 2021

Nov.   6  Friday.... Final day to withdraw from the University.  Grades are W’s.
          25 - 27 W-F.... Thanksgiving Break – 11/26-27 University CLOSED

Dec.   7 - 11  M-F.... FINAL EXAMS
          11  Friday.... Residence Halls close at 8pm for the semester
          12 Saturday....December Graduation Ceremony Fuhrer Fieldhouse
          16  Wednesday.... Fall Semester GRADES DUE by noon
          18  Friday.... Fall Semester grades available on WebAdvisor