Academic Calendar

Cannot find the dates you are looking for?  See a pdf version of the 2019-2020 academic calendar here, or the Fall 2020 through Spring 2023 future academic years here.  The catalog also shows the current academic year and 3 projected academic years.  Session start and end dates are also available in the course schedule for each term.

Note: DIU has a full-year schedule with Spring, May, May Extended, Summer, and Fall terms.

Jun
5
Fri
May Term Ends (Last Class Day)
Jun 5 all-day
Jun
8
Mon
Summer Term Orientation
Jun 8 all-day
Jun
9
Tue
Summer Term Starts (9 weeks long)
Jun 9 all-day
Jul
3
Fri
Independence Day Holiday (Offices Closed)
Jul 3 all-day
Jul
17
Fri
Last Day to Schedule a Thesis Defense (Summer 2020)
Jul 17 all-day
Jul
20
Mon
Summer Break (No Classes, Offices Open)
Jul 20 all-day
Jul
31
Fri
Last Day to Have a Thesis Defense
Jul 31 all-day
Aug
7
Fri
Summer Term Ends (Last Class Day) (same day Aug Term ends)
Aug 7 all-day
Aug
20
Thu
Faculty / Staff In-Service Day (No Classes, Offices Closed)
Aug 20 all-day
Aug
24
Mon
Fall Term Orientation (No Classes, Offices open)
Aug 24 – Aug 25 all-day