By Academic Year:

August 2019

Residence halls open for first-year students
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Residence halls open for first year students.
Induction of the Class of 2023
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
During the Induction Ceremony, we officially welcome members of the Class of 2023 to the Denison family and celebrate what it means to be Denisonians.
Residence halls open for upperclass students
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Residence halls open for upperclassmen.
Fall semester classes begin; course registration
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Classes begin; course registration

October 2019

Oct 10 -Oct 12
Fall Trustee meetings
Oct 10, 8:00 am to Oct 12, 5:00 pm
Denison University holds fall trustee meetings.
Oct 17 -Oct 18
Fall break
Oct 17, 8:00 am to Oct 18, 5:00 pm
Denison's fall break is held on Thursday, October 17, and Friday, October 18.
Oct 21 -Nov 19
Advising and registration: spring semester
Oct 21, 8:30 am to Nov 19, 5:00 pm
Advising and registration begin for spring semester.

November 2019

Residence halls close for Thanksgiving break
9:00 am
Residence halls close for Thanksgiving Break.
Nov 25 -Nov 29
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 25, 8:00 am to Nov 29, 5:00 pm
Thanksgiving Break scheduled for Monday, November 25, through Friday, November 29, 2019.

December 2019

Residence halls reopen following Thanksgiving break
9:00 am
Residence halls reopen following Thanksgiving break
Classes resume
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Classes resume.
9:00 pm
Fall semester classes end.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reading and study day scheduled for final examinations.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reading and study day scheduled for final examinations.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations take place for 2019 fall semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations take place for 2019 fall semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations take place for 2019 fall semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations take place for 2019 fall semester.
9:00 am
Residence halls close for winter break.

January 2020

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Residence halls reopen following winter break.
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Classes begin at 8:30 a.m. Changes of registration must be initialed by instructors and advisors before submitting the add/drop form to the registrar.
Jan 23 -Jan 25
Jan 23, 8:00 am to Jan 25, 5:00 pm
Denison University holds winter Trustee meeting.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is observed by Denison

March 2020

9:00 am
Residence halls close at 9 a.m. for Spring Break.
Mar 16 -Mar 20
Mar 16, 8:00 am to Mar 20, 5:00 pm
Spring Break to be held from Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20, 2020.
9:00 am
Residence halls open at 9 a.m. following Spring Break.
Mar 23 -Apr 14
Mar 23, 8:00 am to Apr 14, 4:30 pm
Advising and registration to be held for 2021 fall semester.
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Classes resume for 2020 spring semester.

April 2020

Apr 16 -Apr 18
Apr 16, 8:00 am to Apr 18, 5:00 pm
Denison University holds spring Trustee meeting.
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
During the annual Academic Awards Convocation, Denison University celebrates the academic achievements of its faculty and students.

May 2020

9:00 pm
Classes end for 2020 spring semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reading and study days scheduled for final examinations.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations to be held for 2020 spring semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations to be held for 2020 spring semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reading and study days scheduled for final examinations.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations to be held for 2020 spring semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reading and study days scheduled for final examinations.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations to be held for 2020 spring semester.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Final examinations to be held for 2020 spring semester.
9:00 am
Residence halls close for non-graduates.
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Denison University holds Baccalaureate services at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Denison University holds Baccalaureate services at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Denison University holds 179th Annual Commencement exercises.
7:00 pm
Residence halls close for graduates at 7 p.m.
May 17 -Aug 2
May 17, 8:30 am to Aug 2, 5:00 pm
Denison University hosts Summer Scholars program.