Academic Calendars

Fall 2021 Calendar

Date Day of the Week Event
August 2021
30 Mon. Classes begin (undergraduate and full-semester graduate)
September 2021
6 Mon. Final day for any schedule changes with no academic penalties and for late registration (undergraduate and full-semester graduate)
20 Mon. Final day for students to sign up for P/F option (undergraduate and graduate)
20 Mon. Honors project proposals due to Honors Director
October 2021
1 Fri. Final day for undergraduate & graduate students to apply for December 2021 degree
9-12 Sat.-Tues. Midterm Break subject to cancellation due to COVID-19
18 Mon. Undergraduate midterm grades due by 10:00 AM in RecordsOffice
29 Fri. Course Registration for Spring 2022 begins
November 2021
4 Thur. Last day to withdraw from a full-semester class with a W grade
12 Fri. Last day to finish I grades from the Spring and Summer 2021 sessions (undergraduate and graduate)
24-28 Wed.-Sun. Thanksgiving Recess. No classes. University offices closed.
29 Mon. Classes resume
December 2021
10 Fri. Last day of classes
11 Sat. Reading Day
12 Sun. Non-Examination Day
13-17 Mon.-Fri. Undergraduate Final Examinations
13 Mon. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
TTH 3:30/4:00 PM - 8:00-10:30 AM
MWF 1:30 PM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
MWF 11:30 AM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
14 Tues. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
MWF 10:30 AM - 8:00-10:30 AM
MWF 8:30 AM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
TTH 1:00 PM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN 3:45-6:15 PM
15 Wed. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
MWF 9:30 AM - 8:00-10:30 AM
OPEN - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
TTH 2:30 PM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
16 Thurs. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
MW 3:30/4:00 PM - 8:00-10:30 AM
MWF 12:30 PM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
TTH 10:00 AM - 1:10–3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
17 Fri. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
TTH 8:30 AM - 8:00-10:30 AM
MWF 2:30 PM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
17 Fri. Christmas recess begins after last examination
18 Sat. December Recognition Ceremony, TBA
20 Mon. Final grades due by 10:00 AM in the Records Office
20 Mon. Winter term classes begin
24 Fri. Last day to drop/add Winter term class
24- Jan. 3 Fri. - Mon. University offices closed

Due Dates for fall semester online and 7-week graduate classes

Class Format and Length/Activity Classes begin Last day to drop or add a course Last date to withdraw Session End Date Special considerations
7-week courses, all formats, Session I 8/30 9/6 9/29 10/17 For face-to-face and hybrid classes please consult class schedule for exact meeting dates
7-week courses, all formats, Session II 10/25 11/1 11/24 12/12 For face-to-face and hybrid classes please consult class schedule for exact meeting dates

Final grades for 7-week Session II classes must be submitted by Monday, December 20th at 10:00 AM. Final grades for all other classes must be submitted within 7 days of the session end date.

Spring 2022 Calendar

Date Day of the Week Event
January 2022
14 Fri. Winter term classes end
17 Mon. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
18 Tues. Classes begin (undergraduate and full-semester graduate)
24 Mon. Final day for any schedule changes with no penalties and for late registration (undergraduate and full-semester graduate)
February 2022
1 Tues. Final day for undergraduate and graduate students to apply for August 2022 degree
7 Mon. Final day for students to sign up for P/F option (undergraduate and graduate)
26-Mar.6 Sat.-Sun. Mid-term Break subject to cancellation due to COVID-19
March 2022
7 Mon. Classes resume
14 Wed. Midterm grades for undergraduate students due by 10:00 AM in the Records Office
18 Fri. Registration begins for Fall 2022
22 Tues. Last day to withdraw from a class with a W grade (undergraduate and full-semester graduate courses)
April 2022
13 Wed. Last day to finish I grades given in the Fall 2021 semester
14-18 Thur.-Mon. Easter/Spring Break
19 Tues. Classes resume/Monday classes meet
May 2022
4 Wed. Friday classes will be held
5 Thus. Last day of classes.
6 Fri. Reading Day
7-11 Sat.-Wed. Final Examinations for full-semester courses
7 Sat. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
TTH 2:30 PM - 8:00-10:30 AM
TTH 8:30 AM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
MWF 11:30 AM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
8 Sun. Non-Examination Day
9 Mon. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
MWF 12:30 PM - 8:00-10:30 AM
MWF 9:30 AM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
MWF 2:30 PM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
10 Tues. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
MWF 8:30 AM - 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TTH 1:00 PM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
TTH 10:00 AM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
11 Wed. Class Meeting Hour - Exam Time
MWF 10:30 AM - 8:00-10:30 AM
MWF 3:30 PM - 10:35 AM-1:05 PM
MWF 1:30 PM - 1:10-3:40 PM
OPEN - 3:45-6:15 PM
12-13 Thurs.-Fri. Senior Days
14 Sat. Honors Ceremony
14 Sat. Baccalaureate Mass
15 Sun. Commencement
16 Mon. All final grades due by 10:00AM in the Records Office

Due Dates for spring semester online and 7-week graduate classes 

Class Format and Length/Activity Classes begin Last day to drop or add a course Last date to withdraw Session End Date Special considerations
7-week courses, all formats Session I 1/17 1/24 2/16 3/6 For face-to-face and hybrid classes please consult class schedule for exact meeting dates
7-week courses, all formats Session II 3/14 3/21 4/13 5/1 For face-to-face and hybrid classes please consult class schedule for exact meeting dates

Final grades for 7-week Session II classes must be submitted by Monday, May 16th at 10:00 AM. Final grades for all other classes must be submitted within 7 days of the session end date.