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2021-2022 Academic Year Calendar

The academic calendar lists important dates and deadlines for the fall and spring semesters, as well as summer sessions.

Spring 2021

 

Monday, January 4
Registration for new graduate students
Sunday, January 10
Winterlude add deadline (2 week classes)
Sunday, January 10
Winterlude pass/fail deadline (2 week classes)
Monday, January 11
Winterlude withdrawal deadline (4 week classes)
Monday, January 11
Winterlude begins (2 week classes)
Tuesday, January 12
Winterlude academic/financial drop deadline (2 week classes)
Friday, January 15
Winterlude ends (4 week classes)
Monday, January 18
Martin Luther King Junior Day (no residential classes, University offices closed)
Tuesday, January 19
Winterlude grades due (4 week classes)
Wednesday, January 20
Winterlude withdrawal deadline (2 week classes)
Friday, January 22
Winterlude classes end (2 week classes)
Saturday, February 6
Winter Welcome new undergraduate registration
Monday, February 8
First day of classes
Monday, February 8–
Monday, February 15
Late registration and schedule adjustment
Monday, February 15
Add deadline
Monday, February 22
Grading option deadline to elect or rescind audit
Monday, February 22–
Friday, February 26
Early-semester progress report
Monday, March 1
Religious Observance Notification Deadline
Monday, March 1
Academic/Financial deadline to drop class
Tuesday, March 23
Wellness Day (no main campus classes, University offices open)
Monday, March 29
Midterm
Thursday, April 1–
Sunday, April 11
Mid-semester progress report
Wednesday, April 7
Registration for Summer 2021
Monday, April 12
Grading option deadline to elect or rescind pass/fail
Tuesday, April 20–
Friday, May 21
Registration for Fall 2021
Wednesday, April 21
Wellness Day (no main campus classes, University offices open)
Friday, April 30
Withdrawal deadline
Friday, May 14
Last day of classes
Saturday, May 15–
Monday, May 17
Reading days
Tuesday, May 18–
Friday, May 21
Final examinations
Friday, May 21
Last day of the semester
Saturday, May 22–
Sunday, May 23
Commencement Weekend
Sunday, May 23
Degree Award Date
Wednesday, May 26
Final grades due from faculty

Summer 2021

Monday, May 24–
Friday, June 4
Maymester
Monday, May 31
Memorial Day (University offices closed)
Monday, June 7–
Friday, July 16
Six Week First Session
Monday, June 7–
Friday, August 27
Twelve Week Session
Friday, June 25–
Thursday, July 1
Mid-semester progress report Six Week First Session
Monday, July 5
Independence Day (University offices closed)
Friday, July 16
Degree Award Date
Friday, July 16–
Friday, July 23
Mid-semester progress report Twelve Week Session
Monday, July 19–
Friday, August 27
Six Week Second Session
Thursday, July 29–
Tuesday, August 3
Mid-semester progress report Six Week Second Session
Friday, August 27
Degree Award Date

Fall 2021

Monday, August 2
Registration for new graduate students
Monday, August 16 – Friday, August 20
Schedule adjustment for returning undergraduate students
Saturday, August 28 & Sunday, August 29
Opening Weekend new undergraduate registration
Monday, August 30
First day of classes/Extended Campus Classes
Monday, August 30 – Tuesday, September 7
Late registration and schedule adjustment
Tuesday, September 7
Add deadline
Monday, September 6
Labor Day (no classes, University offices closed)
Monday, September 13 -Friday, September 17
Early-semester progress report
Monday, September 20
Academic/Financial deadline to drop class
Monday, September 20
Grading option deadline to elect or rescind audit
Monday, September 20
Grading option deadline to elect or rescind pass/fail
Monday, September 20
Religious observance notification deadline
Monday, October 18
Midterm
Thursday, October 14 – Sunday, October 24
Mid-semester progress report
Wednesday, November 3 – Tuesday, January 25
Registration for Spring 2022 *
Wednesday, November 3
Registration for Winterlude begins
Friday, November 19
Withdrawal deadline
Sunday, November 21 - Sunday, November 28
Thanksgiving Break (no residential classes, University offices open Monday through Wednesday)
Friday, December 10
Last day of classes
Saturday, December 11 – Sunday, December 12; Tuesday am, December 14 and Thursday am, December 16
Reading days
Monday, December 13 -Friday December 17; Tuesday and Thursday pm only
Final examinations
Friday, December 17
Last day of the semester
Wednesday, December 22
Degree Award Date
Monday, December 27
Final grades due from faculty
*More detailed dates are made available to campus on the Office of the Registrar Answers site.

Winterlude 2021 (Spring Session)

Wednesday, November 3
Registration for Winterlude begins
Monday, December 20
Winterlude begins
Tuesday, December 21
Winterlude add deadline
Tuesday, December 21
Winterlude pass/fail deadline
Friday, December 24
Winterlude academic/financial drop deadline
Monday, January 10
Winterlude withdrawal deadline
Friday, January 14
Winterlude ends
Monday, January 17
Martin Luther King Junior Day (no residential classes, University offices closed)
Tuesday, January 18
Winterlude grades due

Spring 2022

Monday, January 3
Registration for new graduate students
Saturday, January 15 – Sunday, January 16
Winter Welcome new undergraduate registration
Monday, January 17
Martin Luther King Junior Day (no residential classes, University offices closed)
Tuesday, January 18
First day of classes
Tuesday, January 18 - Tuesday, January 25
Late registration and schedule adjustment
Tuesday, January 25
Add deadline
Monday, January 31 – Friday, February 4
Early-semester progress report
Tuesday, February 8
Academic/Financial deadline to drop class
Tuesday, February 8
Grading option deadline to elect or rescind audit
Tuesday, February 8
Grading option deadline to elect or rescind pass/fail
Tuesday, February 8
Religious Observance Notification Deadline
Tuesday, March 8
Midterm
Wednesday, March 9 – Wednesday, March 23
Mid-semester progress report
Sunday, March 13 – Sunday March 20
Spring Break
Wednesday, March 23
Registration for Summer 2022
Wednesday, April 6 – Wednesday, May 4
Registration for Fall 2022
Tuesday, April 12
Withdrawal deadline
Tuesday, April 26
Last day of classes
Wednesday, April 27; Saturday, April 30; Sunday, May 1
Reading days
Thursday, April 28; Friday, April 29; Monday, May 2 – Wednesday, May 4
Final examinations
Wednesday, May 4
Last day of the Semester
Saturday, May 7; Sunday, May 8
Commencement Weekend
Sunday, May 8
Degree Award Date
Wednesday, May 11
Final grades due from faculty

Summer 2022

Monday, May 9 – Friday, May 20
Maymester
Monday, May 30
Memorial Day (University offices closed)
Monday, May 16 – Friday, June 24
Six Week First Session
Monday, May 16 – Friday, August 12
Twelve Week Session
Friday, June 3 - Wednesday, June 8
Mid-semester progress report Six Week First Session
Monday, July 4
Independence Day (University offices closed)
Friday, June 24
Degree Award Date
Friday, June 24 - Friday, July 1
Mid-semester progress report Twelve Week Session
Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, August 12
Six Week Second Session
Friday, July 22 - Wednesday, July 27
Mid-semester progress report Six Week Second Session
Friday, August 26
Degree Award Date

*Classes that do not follow the regular semester calendar may have deadlines that vary from these dates. Contact the appropriate department that offers these classes or programs for additional information. All dates may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.