Academic Calendar

NOTE: Watts has transitioned to offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and is now known as Watts College of Nursing. For more information, click here.

Watts School of Nursing Academic Calendar

(Subject to change)

Fall Fall 2019
Freshman Orientation August 19-21
Classes begin for NSG 102, 201, 202 August 20
First Day of Class for NSG101 August 26
Last Date to Withdraw September 3
Student Body Faculty Meeting DRH Auditorium TBA
Labor Day Holiday September 2
Fall Intercession October 23-25
Thanksgiving Holiday November 28-29
Final Exams December 2-6
Last Day of Class December 9
NSG202 Final Grades Due UMO/WSON December 9
Grades Due to UMO/WSON - NSG101, 102, 201 December 11
Senior Luncheon December 12
Graduation/Black Banding Rehearsal December 12
Graduation/Black Banding Ceremony December 13
UMO graduation December 14
Spring Spring 2020
Freshman Orientation January 13-if needed
Classes begin for NSG101, 102, 201, 202 January 13
Martin Luther King Holiday January 20
Last Date to Withdraw January 30
Student Body Faculty Meeting DRH Auditorium TBA
Spring Intercession March 18-20
Final Exams April 27-May 1
Last Day of Class April 27
NSG202 Final Grades Due UMO/WSON April 27
Grades Due to UMO/WSON - NSG101, 102, 201 May 5
UMO Graduation May 2
Senior Luncheon May 7
Graduation/Black Banding Rehearsal May 7
Graduation/Black Banding Ceremony May 8


Watts School of Nursing does not discriminate in the educational program or activities of the School on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, genetic information, or age.