University Calendar

Fall Semester

2020-21

Day(s)

2021-22

Fall Semester

Aug. 24

Mon.

Aug. 23

Semester begins: Classes begin at 8:10 a.m.

Aug. 24

Mon.

Aug. 23

Late registration begins

Aug. 28

Fri.

Aug. 27

Last day to drop courses with full tuition refund

Aug. 28

Fri.

Aug. 27

Last day to register or change registration (drop/add)

Sept. 7

Mon.

Sept. 6

Labor Day (classes in session, offices closed)

Oct. 1

Varies

Oct. 1

Last day to apply for degree in May

Oct. 9 Fri. Oct. 8 Mid-semester (academic warnings)
Oct. 12-16 Mon.-Fri. Oct. 11-15 Fall vacation, no classes

Nov. 9-12

Mon.-Thurs.

Nov. 1-4

Online advanced registration for spring semester,

seniors and juniors

Nov. 15-18

Sun.-Wed.

Nov. 7-10

Online advanced registration for spring semester,

sophomores and freshmen

Nov. 26-27 Thurs.-Fri. Nov. 25-26  Thanksgiving vacation - no classes (begins 4 p.m. Wednesday)

Nov. 30

Mon.

Nov. 17

Last day to change pass/no pass

Nov. 30

Mon.

Nov. 17

Last day to withdraw from courses

Dec. 4

Fri.

Dec. 3

Last day of classes

Dec. 7-10

Mon.-Thurs.

Dec. 6-9

Semester examinations

Dec. 10

Thurs.

Dec. 9

Meal service ends with evening meal

Dec. 11

Fri.

Dec. 10

Degree candidates’ grades due in registrar’s office,      11 a.m.

Dec. 11

Fri.

Dec. 10

Christmas vacation begins, residence halls close

Dec. 15

Tue.

Dec. 14

All remaining grades due in registrar’s office,           9:00 a.m.

Spring Semester

The Spring 2021 schedule has been adjusted in response to the current pandemic.

2020-21 Day(s)
Spring Semester
Jan. 25 Mon. Semester begins: Classes begin at 8:10 a.m.
Jan. 25 Mon. Late registration begins
Jan. 29 Fri. Last day to drop courses with full tuition refund
Jan. 29 Fri. Last day to register or change registration (drop/add)
Feb. 1 Mon. Last day to apply for degree in August
Feb. 22  Mon. Advanced registration for summer session begins
Feb. 24-25 Wed.-Thurs. Break Days - No classes (Tentative)
Mar. 8 Mon. Last day to apply for a degree in December
Mar. 12 Fri. Mid-semester (academic warnings)
Mar. 15-18 Mon.-Thurs.

Online advanced registration for fall semester,        seniors and juniors

Mar. 21-24 Sun.-Wed.

Online advanced registration for fall semester, sophomores and freshmen

Apr. 2 Fri. Easter vacation - no classes (begins 4 p.m.  Thursday)
Apr. 20  Tue. Founders' Day (special schedule - no classes)
Apr. 21 Wed. Break Day - No classes
Apr. 26 Mon. Last day to change pass/no pass
Apr. 26 Mon. Last day to withdraw from courses
Apr. 30 Fri. Last day of classes
May 3-6 Mon.-Thurs. Semester examinations
May 6 Thurs. Meal service ends with evening meal
May 7 Fri. Degree candidates’ grades due in registrar’s office,      11 a.m.
May 9 Sun. Commencement
May 10 Mon. Residence halls close for graduating students
May 11 Tue. All remaining grades due in registrar’s office,           9:00 a.m.
May 17 Mon. Continuous registration for Summer Session

Summer Session

In response to the current pandemic, the Summer 2021 schedule may be adjusted.

2021 Day(s) 2022 Summer Session
May 17 Mon. May 16 Classes begin
Aug. 5 Thurs. Aug. 4 Summer Session ends