Academic Calendar

Find important dates throughout the academic year.

*Graduate classes may have variance in start/end dates. Please consult the graduate program.



Fall 2020

16-Week Session

Residence Halls open
Fri, Aug 14

Classes Begin
Mon, Aug 17

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Aug 28

Early Alert (100/200 level) grades due
Fri, Sep 25

Last day to apply for winter graduation
Thu, Oct 15

Last day to finish Incomplete (I) grade from previous term
Mon, Oct 26

Last day to drop classes with a (W) grade
Fri, Nov 6

Face-to-face classes end
Tue, Nov 24

Residence Halls Closed
Tue, Nov 24 at 6 p.m.

Thanksgiving break - No classes;
Nov 25-27

Online Finals/Final Projects
Nov 30-Dec 4

Semester Grades due at noon
Tue, Dec 8

Winter Commencement
Sat, Dec 19

8-Week Session I

Online/***Evening Classes begin
Mon, Aug 17

Last day to add classes
Thur, Aug 20

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Aug 21

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Aug 21

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Wed, Aug 26

last day to drop classes
Fri, Sept 25

Classes end
Fri, Oct 9

Grades due at noon
Tue, Oct 13

8-Week Session II

Online/***Evening classes begin
Mon, Oct 12

Last day to add classes
Thu, Oct 15

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Oct 16

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Oct 16

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Wed, Oct 21

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Nov 20

Classes end
Fri, Dec 4

Grades due at noon
Tue, Dec 8

***Classes beginning after 5:30 pm.



Winterim 2021

3-Week Session

Christmas Break - offices closed
Dec 23 - Jan 1

Traditional Classes Begin
Mon, Jan 4

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jan 7

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Jan 8

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Jan 15

Martin Luther King Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon, Jan 18

Classes end
Fri, Jan 22

Grades due at noon
Thur, Jan 28



Spring 2021

16-Week Session

Martin Luther King Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon, Jan 18

Residence Halls open
Sun, Jan 24

Daytime classes begin
Mon, Jan 25

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jan 28

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Feb 5

Census/20th reporting day
Fri, Feb 19

Early Alert (100/200 level) grades due
Thur, Mar 4

Last day to apply for spring graduation
Mon, Mar 15

Easter break - No classes; Offices Closed
Apr 2-4

Last day to finish Incomplete (I) grade from previous term
Mon, Apr 5

Last day to drop classes with a (W) grade
Fri, Apr 16

Final Exam week
May 10-14

Residence Halls Closed
Fri, May 14

Spring Commencement
Sat, May 15

Semester Grades due at noon
Tue, May 18

8-Week Session I

Martin Luther King Day – No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon, Jan 18

Online/***Evening Classes begin
Mon, Jan 25

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jan 28

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcripts
Fri, Jan 29

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Jan 29

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Fri, Feb 5

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Mar 5

Last day to apply for spring graduation
Mon, Mar 15

Classes end
Fri, Mar 19

Grades due at noon
Tue, Mar 23

8-Week Session II

Online/***Evening classes begin
Mon, Mar 22

Last day to add classes
Thu, Mar 25

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Mar 26

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Mar 26

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Fri, Apr 2

Easter break - No classes; Offices Closed
Fri, Apr 2

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Apr 30

Classes end
Fri, May 14

Spring Commencement
Sat, May 15

Grades due at noon
Tue, May 18

***Classes beginning after 5:30 pm.

Summer 2021

(May 17 - Aug 6)

*Due to the short nature of these summer courses, once a course has commenced, students are responsible for 100% of the tuition charges. No refunds of the tuition or fees.

6-Week Session I

Classes begin
Mon, May 17

Last day to add classes
Thur, May 20

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcripts
Fri, May 21

Memorial Day - offices closed
Mon, May 31

Last day to drop classes
Wed, Jun 16

Classes end
Fri, Jun 25

Grades due at noon
Fri, Jul 1

6-Week Session II

Classes begin
Mon, Jun 28

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jul 1

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcripts
Fri, Jul 2

Independence Day - no classes, offices closed
Mon, Jul 5

Last day to drop classes
Wed, Jul 28

Classes end
Fri, Aug 6

Grades due at noon
Thurs, Aug 12

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