Summer Term 2019

Academic Calendar for Summer Term 2019
Date Event
June 3 - July 1 Summer I - See Divinity schedule and Samford Academic Calendar for specifics
June 10 Tuition due for summer I, summer II, and all summer courses
July 8-August 5 Summer II - See Divinity schedule and Samford Academic Calendar for specifics
July 9-16 D.Min. seminars

Fall Semester 2019

Academic Calendar for Fall Semester 2019
Date Event
August 26 New student orientation
August 27 Classes begin, Divinity Convocation, University Convocation
August 30 Last day to add or drop a fall course(s)
August 31-Nov. 13 Receive a grade of "W" for courses withdrawn - signature of professor required
September 2 Labor Day Holiday; no classes meet (university closed)
September TBA Tuition and fees due (unless signed up for payment plan)
October TBA Registration begins for spring and summer 2020
October 29 Finkenwalde Day
October 29-30 Reformation Heritage Lectures
November 13 Last day to withdraw from a fall course(s) without academic penalty OR to completely withdraw from ALL fall courses without academic penalty
November 22 Classes end
November 25-29 Thanksgiving holidays; no classes meet (university closed 28 and 29)
December 2-5, 9 Final examinations
December 6 Commencement and Service of Consecration

January Term 2020

Academic Calendar for January Term 2020
Date Event
January 2 Classes begin
January 6 Last day to add or drop a Jan term course(s)
January 8 Last day to withdraw from a Jan term course(s) without academic penalty OR to completely withdraw from ALL Jan term courses without academic penalty
January 16 Classes end
January 17 Final examinations
January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday; no classes meet (university closed)

Spring Semester 2020

Academic Calendar for Spring Semester 2020
Date Event
January 22 New student orientation
January 23 Classes begin
January 28 Last day to add or drop a spring course(s)
January 28 Divinity Convocation
January TBA Tuition and fees due (unless signed up for payment plan)
January 29-April 3 Receive a grade of "W" for courses withdrawn - signature of professor required
February TBA Conger Lectures on Biblical Preaching
March 9-13 Spring Break Holidays; no classes meet (university closed on March 13)
March TBA Biblical Studies Lectures
March TBA Registration begins for fall 2020 and Jan term 2021
April 3 Last day to withdraw from a spring course(s) OR to completely withdraw from ALL spring courses without academic penalty
April 13 Easter Monday Holiday; no classes meet (university closed)
April 24 Classes end
April 27-30, May 4 Final examinations
May 1 Commencement and Service of Consecration

Summer Term 2020

Academic Calendar for Summer Term 2020
Date Event
June 1-29 Summer I - See Divinity schedule and Samford Academic Calendar for specifics
June TBA Tuition due for summer I, summer II, and all summer courses
July 6-August 3 Summer II - See Divinity schedule and Samford Academic Calendar for specifics