APPROVED BY THE SENATE ON DECEMBER 7, 1999
APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF CURATORS ON JANUARY 28, 2000
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI - ST. LOUIS
ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 1999-2000

1999

FIRST SEMESTER

August 23

Monday, classes begin 8 a.m.

M 15

September 4

Saturday, Labor Day holiday begins 3 p.m.

T 16

September 7

Tuesday, classes resume 8 a.m.

W 15

November 23

Tuesday, Thanksgiving holiday begins 11 p.m.

R 14

November 29

Monday, classes resume 8 a.m.

F 14

December 8

Wednesday, classes end 11 p.m.

Total 74

December 9, 10

Thursday/Friday, Intensive study days*

December 13

Monday, final examinations begin

December 21

Tuesday, first semester closes end of day

2000

January 9

Sunday, mid-year commencement

2000

SECOND SEMESTER

January 10

Monday, classes begin 8 a.m.

M 15

January 17

Monday, Dr. Martin Luther King holiday

T 15

March 25

Saturday, spring recess begins 5 p.m.

W 15

April 3

Monday, classes resume 8 a.m.

R 15

May 1

Monday, classes end 11 p.m.

F 15

May 2, 3

Tuesday/Wednesday, Intensive study days*

Total 75

May 4

Thursday, final examinations begin

May 11

Thursday, second semester closes end of day

May 20

Saturday, annual commencement

*Intensive study days -- no classes held, no exams scheduled

Note: Students will not be allowed to enter courses (undergraduate and/or graduate) following the first week of a regular semester without the written consent of the instructor. (Effective Winter 2000).

2000

SUMMER SESSIONS

I. INTERSESSION (4 WEEKS)

May 15

Monday, classes begin 8 a.m.

May 29

Monday, Memorial Day holiday

June 9

Friday, session closes end of day

II. SUMMER SESSION 1 (8 WEEKS)

June 12

Monday, classes begin 8 a.m.

July 4

Tuesday, Independence Day holiday

August 2, 3, 4

Wednesday/Thursday/Friday final examinations (8-week session only)

August 4

Friday, session closes end of day

III. SUMMER SESSION 2 (4 WEEKS)

June 12

Monday, classes begin 8 a.m.

July 4

Tuesday, Independence Day holiday

July 7

Friday, session closes end of day

IV. SUMMER SESSION 3 (4 WEEKS)

July 10

Monday, classes begin 8 a.m.

August 4

Friday, session closes end of day

August 6

Sunday, summer commencement