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  • Fall Semester 2020 Schedule


    Date Schedule
    August 3 Last Day to confirm enrollment with the Cashier's Office for fall without a late fee. 
    August 4-5 First-Year Student Move-In Day.
    August 8-9 Upperclassman Move-In Days.
    August 10 First day of the semester.
    August 10-17 100% tuition and fee refund for dropped courses. This includes 7 week, 9 week, and 14 week courses. No refund for 7 week or 9 week courses after Aug 17. Online 7 week courses starting on August 17 will receive 100% refund until August 21.
    August 17

    Fall 1 Online Starts (ends 10/2).

    Last day to add/drop courses without advisor's written approval. Last day to add courses without instructor's written approval. Students who have not confirmed their enrollment by 4:30pm will have their registrations deleted. In order to re-register, the student must have written permission from the instructor and a $100 late fee will be charged.

    August 18-21 80% tuition refund for dropped courses. 0% fee refund.
    August 22-28 60% tuition refund for dropped courses. 0% fee refund.
    August 24 Last day to add full-semester courses (with instructor written approval.)
    August 29 - September 4 40% tuition refund for dropped courses. 0% fee refund. No tuition refund after September 4.
    September 7 Labor Day - No Classes.
    September 8

    Freshmen grades are due in the Registrar's Office by 4:00pm.

    Last day dropped courses are removed from transcript.

    NO FALL BREAK
    October 5

    Mid-semester grades due in the Registrar's Office by 4:00pm.

    Fall 2 Online Starts (ends 11/21).

    November 2 Last day to: a) withdraw from a course; b) elect pass-fail; c) revert to a letter grade for courses being taken pass-fail. Consult the Dean regarding pass-fail. If the dates of a course are different from the regular semester dates, the student can withdraw from a course before 60% of the course is complete.
    November 3 Advising day - no classes from 8:00am to 4:30pm. Evening classes 4:30pm or later will be held.
    November 4 Registration for next semester starts.
    November 16 Last Day of Classes.
    November 17 Study Day.
    November 18-20, November 23-24 Finals Week.
    November 21 Commencement
    November 22 Graduating residents should completely move out by Sunday, November 22nd at 5pm. Non-graduating residents should depart campus 24 hours after their last exam.
    November 24 Final Residence Hall closing will be at 5pm. All residents needing to stay beyond that point should apply for break housing (emailed to all residents prior to closing).
    November 30 Online Winter-Mester begins.
    December 6 Final grades are due in the Registrar's Office by 4:00pm.

    Fall Semester 2020 Notes

    Gannon Online 7 Week Courses

    • Fall 1  - 8/17 - 10/02
    • Fall 2  - 10/5 - 11/21

    Gannon Online Winter-Mester (6 Weeks)

    Date Schedule
    November 30 Classes Start
    December 7
    Last day that dropped courses can be removed from transcript.
    December 21 - January 1 No Classes
    January 1
    Last day to: a) withdraw from a course; b) elect pass-fail; c) revert to a letter grade for courses being taken pass-fail. Consult the dean regarding pass-fail. If the dates of a course are different from the regular semester dates, the student can withdraw from a course before 60 percent of the course is complete.
    January 22 Last Day of Classes

    Winter-Mester Course Listing

    Course Number Course Name Instructor
    BCOR 112 Principles of Macroeconomics Will McAndrew
    CRJS 110 Intro to Criminal Justice Chris Magno
    ENGL 316/LFIN 258 Literature & Film Doug King
    LPHI 131 Intro to Philosophy Dom Prianti
    LPHI 237  Philosophy of Ethical Responsibility Bryan Prior
    LENG 245 Poetry Lora Zill
    LENG 247 Intro to Literature Mary Wagner
    LFIN 257 Intro to Fine Arts Shawn Clerkin
    LHES 240 Leadership Seminar Tex Brieger
    POLI 111 US Government & Politics Anjali Sahay
    PSYC 111 Intro Psych Andrew Caswell
    PSYC 211 Psych Stats Jess Hartnett

     Gannon Online Spring Schedule

    Date Schedule
    January 25 - March 14 Spring 1 Session
    March 14 - May 2 Spring 2 Session
    May 10 - June 27 Summer 1 Session

    Spring Semester 2021 Schedule

    Date Schedule
    January 18 Last day to confirm enrollment with the Cashier's Office for spring without a late fee.
    January 25 First day of the semester.
    January 25-29 100 percent tuition and fee refund for dropped courses. This includes 7-week, 9-week, and 14-week courses. No refund for 7-week or 9-week courses after Jan. 29.
    January 28 Students who have not confirmed their enrollment by 4:30 p.m. will have their registrations deleted. In order to re-register, the student must have written permission from the instructor and a $100 late fee will be charged.
    January 29 Last day to add/drop courses without adviser's written approval. Last day to add courses without instructor's written approval.
    January 30 - February 7 80 percent tuition refund for dropped courses. No fee refund.
    February 5 Last day that dropped courses can be removed from transcript. Last day to add full-semester courses (with instructor’s written approval).
    February 8-14 60 percent tuition refund for dropped courses. No fee refund.
    February 15-19 40 percent tuition refund for dropped courses. No fee refund.
    No tuition refund after Feb. 19.
    February 22 Freshmen grades are due in the Registrar's Office by 4 p.m.
    March 12 Mid-point of Spring Semester
    March 19 Mid-semester grades due in the Registrar's Office by 4 p.m.
    March 22 Last day to: a) withdraw from a course; b) elect pass-fail; c) revert to a letter grade for courses being taken pass-fail. Consult the dean regarding pass-fail. If the dates of a course are different from the regular semester dates, the student can withdraw from a course before 60 percent of the course is complete.
    April 2 Classes canceled after 12:30 p.m. in observance of Good Friday.
    April 7 Advising Day. No classes from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Evening classes beginning at 4:30 p.m. or later will be held.
    April 8 Registration for next semester starts.
    May 3-7 Final exam week.
    May 7 Residence halls close at 5 p.m. Dining hall closes at 1:45 p.m.
    May 8 Commencement ceremony.
    May 13 Final grades are due in the Registrar's Office by 4 p.m.
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