Final Exam Schedule

final exam schedule & grading for fall 2018

Final Exams & Grading

Deans, Chairs & Faculty, please refer to this memo.

Fall 2018

Final Exams begin Wednesday, December 12 and end Tuesday, December 18, 2018.

Day Classes

Final exams for day classes (start time prior to 4 p.m.) meeting more than once a week are held according to the published day and hour of the first meeting of the class.

Evening Classes

Final exams for evening classes (start time 4 p.m. or later) meeting more than once a week are held on the day that falls first during final exam week.

For example, since exams begin on Wednesday, a Mon/Wed evening class would hold its exam on Wednesday.

Off Matrix

Classes scheduled “off matrix” are to hold final exams according to the regularly scheduled meeting times they fall within, based on start time.

For example, classes scheduled on Tuesday or Thursday with a start time of 1 p.m. fall within the regularly scheduled time of 12:30-1:45 p.m. Exams for these classes are to follow the exam schedule of classes scheduled T/Th 12:30-1:45 p.m.

Similarly, a class that meets one day a week, such as Friday with a start time of 8 a.m., would follow the schedule for MWF 8-8:50 a.m.

Saturday Classes

Saturday exams will be held on December 15, 2018 at the regularly scheduled class meeting time.

Free Periods

FREE time periods are used for university emergencies only. If the university postpones a final exam day or time, the exams will be rescheduled for the next available FREE time period.

For information regarding a postponed exam, refer to, or call 410-704-NEWS (6397). You can also sign up for text alerts.

PLEASE NOTE: There is no policy for the number of exams that can be given on one day.

reading day - december 11, 2018

No exams can be scheduled on Reading Day.
EXAM HOURS december 12
December 13
december 14
december 17
december 18

8-10 a.m.

9-9:50 a.m.
8-9:15 a.m.
10-10:50 a.m.
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
10:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. FREE T/Th
12:30 -1:45 p.m.
8-8:50 a.m.
9:30-10:45 a.m.
12:30-2:30 p.m. MWF
11-11:50 a.m.
1-1:50 p.m.
12-12:50 p.m.
3-5 p.m. MW
2-3:15 p.m.
2-3:15 p.m.
2-4:45 p.m.
3:30-4:45 p.m.
3:30-4:45 p.m.

5:15-7:15 p.m. - Classes with a start time between 4 - 5:30 p.m. meet on their regularly scheduled evening at 5:15 p.m.

7:30-9:30 p.m. - Classes with a start time of 6 p.m. or later meet on their regularly scheduled evening at 7:30 p.m.