Academic Calendars

Fall 2021 Semester (effective 1.31.2021)

Friday, August 20 Residence Halls open for New Students
Sunday, August 22 Residential Halls open for Returning Students
Monday-Tuesday, August 23-24 Welcome Back Events for Students
Tuesday, August 24 Opening Convocation and Signing of Honor Roll
Wednesday, August 25 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Wednesday, September 1 LAST DAY for Late Registration or Change of Schedule
Monday, September 6 Labor Day (Classes ARE held)
Friday, September 24 Incomplete Grades from Spring & Summer Due to Registrar
Monday-Tuesday, October 11-12 FALL BREAK
Friday, October 15 Midterm Grades Due by 9 a.m.
Monday-Friday,
November 1-5
Spring 2022 Advising Week
Friday, November 5 LAST DAY to Drop a Course with a Grade of “W”
Monday-Friday,
November 8-12
Spring 2022 Registration Week
Wednesday-Friday, November 24-26 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS
Tuesday, December 7 LAST DAY of Classes
Wednesday, December 8 Reading Day
Thursday-Tuesday, December 9-14 FINAL EXAMINATIONS
Wednesday, December 15 Residential Facilities Close for All Students
Friday, December 17 Final Grades Due by 9 a.m.

Spring 2022 Semester

Sunday, January 9 Residential Facilities Open for All Students
Monday, January 10 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Tuesday, January 18 LAST DAY for Late Registration or Change of Schedule
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
Friday, February 4 Incomplete Grades from Fall Due to Registrar
Tuesday, March 1 Assessment Day
Friday, March 11 Midterm Grades Due by 9 a.m
Monday-Friday, March 14-18 SPRING BREAK
Monday-Friday,
March 28-April 1
Summer/Fall 2022 Advising Week
Monday-Friday,
April 4-8
Summer/Fall 2022 Registration Week
Friday, April 8 LAST DAY to Drop a Course with a Grade of “W”
Friday-Monday, April 15-18 Easter Holidays
Thursday, April 21 Honors Day
Friday, April 29 LAST DAY of Classes
Monday-Thursday, May 2-5 FINAL EXAMINATIONS
Friday, May 6 Residential Facilities Close for non-graduates
Monday, May 9 Final grades Due by 9 a.m.
 Friday, May 13 Educator Induction Ceremony
ROTC Commissioning Service
School of Pharmacy Hooding and Commencement
Baccalaureate Service
Saturday, May 14 College of Arts and Sciences Commencement
Residential Facilities Close for All Students

Summer 2022 Semester

SUMMER ONE
Tuesday, May 31 Residential Facilities Open for All Students
Wednesday, June 1 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Friday, June 17 Last Day to Drop a Course with a Grade of “W”
Tuesday, June 28 Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, June 29 Reading Day
 Thursday, June 30 8:30 a.m., “A” period examination
1:30 p.m., “C” period examination
5:30 p.m., “B” period examination
Tuesday, July 5 Final Grades Due by 9 a.m.
SUMMER TWO
Tuesday, July 5 Residential Facilities Open for All Students
Wednesday, July 6 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Tuesday, August 2 Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, August 3 Reading Day
Thursday, August 4 8:30 a.m., “B” period examination
1:30 p.m., “A” period examination
5:30 p.m., “C” period examination
Monday, August 8 Final Grades Due by 9 a.m.

Fall 2022 Semester (effective 1.31.2021)

Friday, August 19 Orientation for New/Transfer Students
Saturday, August 20 Residence Halls open for New Students
Sunday, August 21 Residential Halls open for Returning Students
Monday-Tuesday, August 22-23 Welcome Back Events for Students
Tuesday, August 23 Opening Convocation and Signing of Honor Roll
Wednesday, August 24 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Tuesday, August 30 LAST DAY for Late Registration or Change of Schedule
Friday, September 23 Incomplete Grades from Spring & Summer Due to Registrar
Monday-Tuesday, October 10-11 FALL BREAK
Friday, October 14 Midterm Grades Due by 9 a.m.
Friday, November 4 LAST DAY to Drop a Course with a Grade of “W”
Wednesday-Friday, November 23-25 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS
Tuesday, December 6 LAST DAY of Classes
Wednesday, December 7 Reading Day
Thursday-Tuesday, December 8-13 FINAL EXAMINATIONS
Wednesday, December 14 Residential Facilities Close for All Students
Friday, December 16 Final Grades Due by 9 a.m.

Spring 2023 Semester

Sunday, January 8 Residential Facilities Open for All Students
Monday, January 9 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Friday, January 13 LAST DAY for Late Registration or Change of Schedule
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
Friday, February 3 Incomplete Grades from Fall Due to Registrar
Tuesday, February 28 Assessment Day (limited class meetings)
Friday, March 10 Midterm Grades Due by 9 a.m
Monday-Friday, March 13-17 SPRING BREAK
Thursday, April 6 LAST DAY to Drop a Course with a Grade of “W”
Friday-Monday, April 7-10 Easter Holidays
Thursday, April 20 Honors Day
Friday, April 28 LAST DAY of Classes
Monday-Thursday, May 1-4 FINAL EXAMINATIONS
Friday, May 5 Residential Facilities Close for non-graduates
Monday, May 8 Final grades Due by 9 a.m.
 Friday, May 12 Educator Induction Ceremony
ROTC Commissioning Service
Baccalaureate Service
Saturday, May 13 College of Arts and Sciences Commencement
Residential Facilities Close for All Students

Summer 2023 Semester

SUMMER ONE
Tuesday, May 30 Residential Facilities Open for All Students
Wednesday, May 31 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Friday, June 16 Last Day to Drop a Course with a Grade of “W”
Tuesday, June 27 Last Day of Classes
Wednesday, June 28 Reading Day
 Thursday, June 29 8:30 a.m., “A” period examination
1:30 p.m., “C” period examination
5:30 p.m., “B” period examination
Wednesday, July 5 Final Grades Due by 9 a.m.
SUMMER TWO
Wednesday, July 5 Residential Facilities Open for All Students
Thursday, July 6 Regular Class Schedule Begins
Wednesday, August 2 Last Day of SSII Classes
Thursday, August 3 Reading Day (morning)
Thursday, August 3 1:30 a.m., “B” period examination
5:30 p.m., “C” period examination
Friday, August 4 8:30 a.m., “A” period examination
Monday, August 7 Final Grades Due by 9 a.m.

Fall and Spring Terms

Classes meet on different combinations of days of the week and hours of the day. This chart shows when each period or section (A, B, C, etc.) meets:

Summer Terms

Effective Summer 2009 – Summer 2021

Classes usually meet five days per week, in one of three morning periods:

  • A period: 8:00 to 9:45 a.m.
  • B period: 10:00 to 11:45 a.m.
  • C period: Noon to 1:45 p.m.

Labs meet in the afternoon, typically starting at 1:30 p.m. The number of days per week, and which days, depends on the class and the instructor.

Effective Summer 2022

All classes meet Monday-Friday.

  • A period: 8:30 to 10:15 a.m.
  • B period: 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
  • C period: 1:30 to 3:15 p.m.

Labs meet in the afternoon, typically starting at 1:30 p.m. The number of days per week, and which days, depends on the class and the instructor.