2019–2020 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2019) 
    
    Dec 04, 2020  
2019–2020 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2019) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Semester-Based Programs


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Semester-Based Parts of Term are predefined and include specific course lengths required for programs. Student Success courses are also offered during specified Semester-Based Parts of Term. Information about courses offered during these Parts of Term can be found on the myWalden university portal by selecting the “Review Schedule or Drop Classes” link within the “Student Services” tab.

Students who have questions about registration should contact the Student Success Advising Team.

2019–2020

Fall Semester 2019
Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W Term Description
16 3-Sep-19 22-Dec-19 5-Sep-19 9-Sep-19 10-Nov-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 1
3 3-Sep-19 22-Sep-19 5-Sep-19 5-Sep-19 16-Sep-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 36
4 3-Sep-19 29-Sep-19 5-Sep-19 9-Sep-19 20-Sep-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 26
5 3-Sep-19 6-Oct-19 5-Sep-19 9-Sep-19 24-Sep-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 8
6 3-Sep-19 13-Oct-19 5-Sep-19 9-Sep-19 29-Sep-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 18
8 3-Sep-19 27-Oct-19 5-Sep-19 9-Sep-19 7-Oct-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 2
6 16-Sep-19 27-Oct-19 18-Sep-19 22-Sep-19 12-Oct-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 50
4 23-Sep-19

20-Oct-19

25-Sep-19 29-Sep-19 10-Oct-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 52
8 23-Sep-19 17-Nov-19 25-Sep-19 29-Sep-19 27-Oct-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 48
 
5 7-Oct-19 10-Nov-19 9-Oct-19 13-Oct-19 28-Oct-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 10
10 7-Oct-19 15-Dec-19 9-Oct-19 13-Oct-19 18-Nov-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 30
3 28-Oct-19 17-Nov-19 30-Oct-19 30-Oct-19 10-Nov-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 38
4 28-Oct-19 24-Nov-19 30-Oct-19 3-Nov-19 14-Nov-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 34
8 28-Oct-19 22-Dec-19 30-Oct-19 3-Nov-19 1-Dec-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 4
16 28-Oct-19 16-Feb-20 30-Oct-19 3-Nov-19 4-Jan-20 Fall Semester: Part of Term 6
 
5 11-Nov-19 15-Dec-19 13-Nov-19 17-Nov-19 2-Dec-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 12
6 11-Nov-19 22-Dec-19 13-Nov-19 17-Nov-19 7-Dec-19 Fall Semester: Part of Term 32

 

Spring Semester 2020
Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W Term Description
16 6-Jan-20 26-Apr-20 8-Jan-20 12-Jan-20 14-Mar-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 1
3 6-Jan-20 26-Jan-20 8-Jan-20 8-Jan-20 19-Jan-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 36
4 6-Jan-20 2-Feb-20 8-Jan-20 12-Jan-20 23-Jan-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 26
5 6-Jan-20 9-Feb-20 8-Jan-20 12-Jan-20 27-Jan-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 8
6 6-Jan-20 16-Feb-20 8-Jan-20 12-Jan-20 1-Feb-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 18
8 6-Jan-20 1-Mar-20 8-Jan-20 12-Jan-20 9-Feb-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 2
6 21-Jan-20 1-Mar-20 23-Jan-20 27-Jan-20 16-Feb-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 50
 
4 3-Feb-20 1-Mar-20 5-Feb-20 9-Feb-20 20-Feb-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 56
5 10-Feb-20 15-Mar-20 12-Feb-20 16-Feb-20 2-Mar-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 10
10 10-Feb-20 19-Apr-20 12-Feb-20 16-Feb-20 23-Mar-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 30
 
3 2-Mar-20 22-Mar-20 4-Mar-20 4-Mar-20 15-Mar-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 38
4 2-Mar-20 29-Mar-20 4-Mar-20 8-Mar-20 19-Mar-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 34
8 2-Mar-20 26-Apr-20 4-Mar-20 8-Mar-20 5-Apr-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 4
16 2-Mar-20 21-Jun-20 4-Mar-20 8-Mar-20 9-May-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 6
5 16-Mar-20 19-Apr-20 18-Mar-20 22-Mar-20 6-Apr-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 12
6 16-Mar-20 26-Apr-20 18-Mar-20 22-Mar-20 11-Apr-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 32
4 30-Mar-20 26-Apr-20 1-Apr-20 5-Apr-20 16-Apr-20 Spring Semester: Part of Term 58

 

Summer Semester 2020
Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W Term Description
16 4-May-20 23-Aug-20 6-May-20 10-May-20 11-Jul-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 1
3 4-May-20 24-May-20 6-May-20 6-May-20 17-May-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 36
4 4-May-20 31-May-20 6-May-20 10-May-20 21-May-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 26
5 4-May-20 7-Jun-20 6-May-20 10-May-20 25-May-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 8
6 4-May-20 14-Jun-20 6-May-20 10-May-20 30-May-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 18
8 4-May-20 28-Jun-20 6-May-20 10-May-20 7-Jun-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 2
6 18-May-20 28-Jun-20 20-May-20 24-May-20 13-Jun-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 50
             
4 1-Jun-20 28-Jun-20 3-Jun-20 7-Jun-20 18-Jun-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 56
4 8-Jun-20 5-Jul-20 10-Jun-20 14-Jun-20 25-Jun-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 54
5 8-Jun-20 12-Jul-20 10-Jun-20 14-Jun-20 29-Jun-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 10
8 8-Jun-20 2-Aug-20 10-Jun-20 14-Jun-20 12-Jul-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 46
10 8-Jun-20 16-Aug-20 10-Jun-20 14-Jun-20 20-Jul-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 30
3 29-Jun-20 19-Jul-20 1-Jul-20 1-Jul-20 12-Jul-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 38
4 29-Jun-20 26-Jul-20 1-Jul-20 5-Jul-20 16-Jul-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 34
8 29-Jun-20 23-Aug-20 1-Jul-20 5-Jul-20 2-Aug-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 4
16 29-Jun-20 18-Oct-20 1-Jul-20 5-Jul-20 5-Sep-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 6
             
5 13-Jul-20 16-Aug-20 15-Jul-20 19-Jul-20 3-Aug-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 12
6 13-Jul-20 23-Aug-20 15-Jul-20 19-Jul-20 8-Aug-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 32
4 27-Jul-20 23-Aug-20 29-Jul-20 2-Aug-20 3-Aug-20 Summer Semester: Part of Term 58