Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Undergraduate

Fall
Spring

Winter Session

Winter

Graduate

Fall
Spring

Fall 2020 | Undergraduate

New Student Arrival

August 20 – 22 (by appointment)

New Student Orientation

August 21 – 23

Returning Student Move-In

August 20 – 23 (by appointment)

Classes Begin (Day & Evening)

August 24

Registration & Drop/Add Period

August 24 – September 2

Labor Day (No Classes)

September 7

Last Day to Makeup Incomplete Grades From SP/SU 2020

September 30

Columbus Day (Monday Class Schedule)

October 12

Midterm Grades Due

October 13

Registration (Winter Session & Spring)

October 23 – November 12

Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of W

October 28

Last Day to Request Pass/Fail Option (Juniors & Seniors)

October 28

Veteran’s Day (No Classes)

November 11

Last Day of On-Ground Classes

November 13

Reading Day

November 14

Comprehensives / Final Examination Period

November 16-24

Thanksgiving Recess

November 25 – 29

Reading, Reflection & Exams (Remote)

November 30 – December 4

Make-Up Work As Needed

November 30 – December 4

Intent to Graduate Forms Due

December 1

Semester Ends

December 4

Final Grades Due

December 19

Winter Session

December 7, 2020 – February 4, 2021

*For information on comprehensives and or finals exams please refer to your course syllabus.

Winter 2020/2021 | Undergraduate

Classes Begin (Day & Evening)

December 7

Registration and Drop/Add Period

December 7 - 10

Christmas Holiday (No Classes)

December 23 - 27

New Year's Day (No Classes)

January 1

Midterm Grades Due

January 4

Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of W

January 15

Last Day to Request Pass/Fail Option (Juniors & Seniors)

January 15

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No Classes)

January 18

Semester Ends

February 4

Final Grades Due

February 12

*For information on comprehensives and or finals exams please refer to your course syllabus.

Spring 2021 | Undergraduate

New Student Arrival

February 4 - 7 (by appointment)

New Student Orientation

February 4 - 5

Classes Begin (Day & Evening)

February 8

Registration and Drop/Add Period

February 8 - 16

Last day to make up Incomplete grades from Fall 2020

February 12

President's Day (No Classes)

February 15

Midterm Grades Due

March 30

Good Friday (No Classes)

April 2

Registration (Summer & Fall)

April 6 - 30

Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of W

April 13

Last Day to Request Pass/Fail Option (Juniors & Seniors)

April 13

Patriot's Day (No Classes)

April 19

Virtual Academic Symposium

April 26 - 30

Final Examination Period*

May 10 - 21

Senior Grades Due

May 20

Semester Ends

May 21

Graduation and Celebrations

May 22 - 24

Final Grades Due

June 5

*For information on comprehensives and or finals exams please refer to your course syllabus.

Fall 2020 | Graduate

Graduate & Continuing Education Classes Begin

August 24

Sequence I Fall I Accelerated Classes Begin

August 31

On-Ground Drop/Add Period

August 24 – September 2

Labor Day (College Closed)

September 7

Columbus Day (College Open)

October 12

Sequence I Fall I Accelerated Classes End

October 24

Sequence II Fall II Accelerated Classes Begin

October 26

Veterans Day (No Classes)

November 11

Final Examination Period

November 16 – December 4

Thanksgiving Recess

November 25 – 29

Thanksgiving Day (College Closed)

November 26

Last Day Graduate & Continuing Education Classes

December 4

Sequence II Fall II Accelerated Classes End

December 19

Winter Session

December 7, 2020 – January 30, 2021

*For information on comprehensives and or finals exams please refer to your course syllabus.

Spring 2021 | Graduate

Sequence III Spring I Accelerated Classes Begin

January 11

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (College Closed)

January 18

On-ground Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin

February 8

President's Day (College Closed)

February 15

Sequence III Spring I Accelerated Classes End  

March 6

Sequence IV Spring II Accelerated Classes Begin

March 8

Good Friday (College Closed)

April 2

Patriot’s Day (College Closed)

April 19

Sequence IV Spring II Accelerated Classes End

May 1

Graduation Celebrations

May 21-23

Final Grades Due

June 5

*For information on comprehensives and or finals exams please refer to your course syllabus.

*Reading, reflection, comprehensives, and exams week may vary by major. Refer to the course syllabus for specifics for each course. Students are to use this time to catch up on any outstanding assignments and take those actions necessary to achieve their course student learning outcomes before the end of the term.