Xavier University releases fall 2020 in-person class plans


Xavier in Cincinnati planning to go back to classes in Fall 2020.

Xavier in Cincinnati planning to go back to classes in Fall 2020.

Xavier University in Cincinnati has released its plan to resume in-person classes this August, after the COVID-19 pandemic sent students home earlier this spring to complete their studies online.

Here is a brief list of key dates from Fall 2020 schedule.

Classes will begin one week later than previously scheduled.

  • TENTATIVE COMMENCEMENT* Saturday, August 8 at Cintas Center (needs to be confirmed)
  • MOVE IN/ORIENTATION week of August 10
  • FIRST DAY OF CLASSES Monday, August 17
  • LABOR DAY Monday, September 7
  • (classes will be held)
  • NO CLASSES (Spirit Celebration) Tuesday, September 15
  • NO FALL BREAK
  • (Classes WILL be held) Thursday, October 8 and Friday, October 9
  • NO CLASSES (mid-semester break) Wednesday, Oct 21
  • ELECTION DAY REMOTE CLASSES Tuesday, November 3
  • FINAL DAY OF CLASSES Tuesday, November 24
  • RESIDENCE HALLS CLOSE Wednesday, November 25
  • FINALS (REMOTE EXAMS ONLY) Monday, November 30 to Friday, December 4