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Academic Calendar

2020-2021
2020-2021
Updated 12/3/20

Fall 2020
Day Program - First Semester

AUGUST

10-14 Monday-Friday

Pre-term Meetings

14 Friday

Orientation (Session III) for NEW Students  / First-Year Students Arrive / Residence Halls Open

TBA

Welcome Week for All NEW Students

16 Sunday

 Upper-class Students Arrive

17 Monday

Transfer Registration / FIRST-YEAR Students Register / Opening Convocation

18 Tuesday

Classes Begin

26 Wednesday

Last Day to Add a Class by 4PM / Last Day to File for December & January Graduation

SEPTEMBER

7 Monday 

Labor Day Holiday / No Classes

28 Monday

Last Day to Remove "I" Grades Outstanding from Spring or Summer

OCTOBER

5 Monday  

Progress Reports Due

23 Friday

Last Day to Drop a Class by 4PM / Credit by Exam for Fall 2020 Must Be On File in Registrar's Office

26-29 Monday-Thursday

Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester

30 Friday

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal

NOVEMBER

6-8 Friday-Sunday

Homecoming 2020 (VIRTUAL)

24 Tuesday

Last Day of On-Campus Classes / Residence Halls close at 7:00 p.m.

25-29 Wednesday-Sunday

Thanksgiving Break

DECEMBER

30-Dec 4 Monday-Friday

Final Exams (Online)

7 Monday

All Grades are Due by NOON

11 Friday     

Winter Term Begins

24-25 Thursday-Friday  

Christmas Holiday/College Closed

31 Thursday

New Year's Eve/College Closed

 


Winter Term 2020

DECEMBER

Dec. 11 Friday

Winter Term Classes Begin

14 Monday

Last Day to Add a Winter Term Class by 4PM

23 Wednesday

Last Day to Withdraw ("W") from a Winter Term Class by 4 pm

JANUARY

Jan. 7 Thursday

Last Day of Winter Term Classes / Winter Term Grades are Due by 4PM

 

Spring 2021
Day Program - Second Semester

JANUARY

1 Friday

New Year's Day/College Closed

11 Monday

(Senior-level Nursing Courses begin, online only until January 25)

21 Thursday

Orientation for Transfer, New, and Re-Entering Students / Residence Halls Open

22 Friday

Registration for New Students / Advising for Returning Students

25 Monday

Classes Begin

FEBRUARY

3 Wednesday

Last Day to Add a Course/Drop a Course by 4PM / Last Day to file for May and August Graduation

22 Monday

Last Day to Remove "I" Grades Outstanding from Fall and Winter Semester

MARCH

22 Monday

Progress Reports are due.

25 Thursday

Last Day to Withdraw ("W") from a Course by 4PM/Credit by Exam for Spring 2020 must be on file in the Registrar's Office

29-April 1 Monday-Thursday

Registration for Summer Session and Fall Semester 2021

APRIL

1 Thursday

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal from the College

2-4 Friday-Sunday

Easter Break / College Closed

5 Monday

Classes Resume

22 Thursday

Awards Convocation

MAY

4 Tuesday

Last Day of Classes

5 Wednesday

Study Day

6-11 Thursday-Tuesday

Final Exams

12 Wednesday

Residence Halls close for non-graduating students at 12:00 noon.

12 Wednesday

All Grades Due by NOON

13 Thursday

Senior Investiture

14 Friday

Baccalaureate

15 Saturday

Commencement / Residence Halls close for all graduating students at 5:00 p.m.

 

Summer 2021
All Programs

 

BLOCK 1

BLOCK 2

BLOCK 3

 

19-May 

16-June 

19-May 

Registration/First Class Meeting

24-May

21-June 

26-May 

Last Day to Add a Class

7-June 

5-July

29-June 

Last Day to Drop a Class(1)

15-June 

13-July

13-July 

Last Day of Class  / Final Exam

2021-2022
2021-2022
Updated 3/10/21

Fall 2021
Day Program - First Semester

AUGUST

9-13

 

Mon-Fri

Pre-term Meetings

12-13

 

Thurs-Fri

Orientation and Move-in for New Students

14

 

Sat

Residence Halls Open for Upperclassmen at 9AM

14-17

 

Sat-Tues

Welcome Weekend for New Students

16

 

Mon

Transfer Registration / Upper-Class Students Arrive

17

 

Tues

FIRST YEAR Students Register

17

 

Tues

Opening Convocation

18

 

Wed

Classes Begin

25

 

Wed

Last day to add a course/Last day to drop a course by 4pm

25

 

Wed

Last day to file for December and January Graduation

SEPTEMBER

6

 

Mon

Labor Day Holiday / No Classes

27

 

Mon

Last Day to Remove “I” Grades Outstanding from Spring or Summer

OCTOBER

4

 

Thurs

Progress Reports Due

9-12

 

Sat-Tues

Fall Break

22

 

Fri

Last Day to Withdraw (“W”) from a Class by 4pm

25-28

 

Mon-Thurs

Registration for Spring & Winter Term

29

 

Fri

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal from the College

NOVEMBER

24-28

 

Wed-Sun

Thanksgiving Break

DECEMBER

1

 

Wed

Last Day of Classes

2

 

Thurs

Study Day

3-8

 

Fri-Wed

Final Examinations

9

 

Thurs

All Grades Due by 12pm/Noon

9

 

Thurs

Residence Halls Close for Christmas Break at 5PM


Fall 2021
Distance and Online Education Program
& Graduate Programs

 BLOCK 1  

BLOCK 2   

BLOCK 3   

 

18-Aug

13-Oct

18-Aug

First Day of Classes

25-Aug

22-Oct

25-Aug

Last Day to Add a Course/ Last Day to Drop a Course

24-Sept

23-Nov

29-Oct

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

11-Oct

7-Dec

7-Dec

Last Day of Course

12-Oct

9-Dec

9-Dec

Grades Due by 12pm/Noon

 


Winter Term 2021

DECEMBER

10

 

Fri

Winter Term Begins

13

 

Mon

Last Day to Add a Winter Term Class by 4PM

23

 

Thurs

Last Day to Withdraw (“W”) from a Winter Term Class by 4PM

JANUARY

6

 

Thurs

Last Day of Winter Term Classes / Winter Term Grades are Due by 4PM


Spring 2022
Day Program - Second Semester

JANUARY

6

 

Thurs

Residence Halls Open at 12 pm

7

 

Fri

Orientation and Registration for Transfer, New, and Re-entering Students / Advising for Returning Students

10

 

Mon

Classes Begin

17

 

Mon

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday / College Closed

19

 

Wed

Last day to add a course/Last day to drop a course by 4pm /
Last Day to File for May and August Graduation

FEBRUARY

21

 

Mon

Last Day to Remove “I” Grades Outstanding from Fall Semester and Winter Term

28

 

Mon

Progress Reports Due

MARCH

5-13

 

Sat-Sun

Spring Break

15

 

Tues

Last Day to Withdraw (“W”) from a Class by 4pm

24

 

Thurs

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal from the College

21-24

 

Mon-Thurs

Registration for Summer Session and Fall Semester

APRIL

15-17

 

Fri-Sun

Easter Break / College Closed

21

 

Thurs

Spring Awards Convocation

21

 

Thurs

Last day of classes for TR classes

26

 

Tues

Last day of classes for MWF classes (W classes meet on Tuesday, April 26th)

27

 

Wed

Study Day

MAY

28-3

 

Thurs-Tues     

Final Examinations

4

 

Wed

All Grades Due by 12pm/Noon

5

 

Thurs

Senior Investiture

6

 

Fri

Baccalaureate

7

 

Sat

Commencement / Residence Halls Close for All Students at 5PM


Spring 2022
Distance and Online Education Program
& Graduate Programs

BLOCK 1   

 BLOCK 2   

BLOCK 3   

 

10-Jan

10-March

10-Jan

First Day of Classes

19-Jan

18-March

19-Jan

Last Day to Add a Course/ Last Day to Drop a Course

16-Feb

18-April

24-March

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

4-March

2-May

2-May

Last Day of Course

7-March

4-May

4-May

Grades Due at 12pm/Noon

 


Summer 2022
All Programs

BLOCK 1   

 BLOCK 2   

BLOCK 3   

 

19-May

20-June

19-May

First Day of Classes

26-May

23-June

26-May

Last Day to Add a Course

9-June

11-July

1-July

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

16-June

18-July

18-July

Last Day of Course

17-June

19-July

19-July

Grades Due at 12pm/Noon

 

 

 


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