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2021-2022 Academic Calendar

The academic calendar is subject to change without notice. In preparing the calendar for an academic year, it is impossible to avoid conflict with some religious holidays. As conflicts arise, efforts are made to make special arrangements for students affected.

Fall 2021

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, August 16 - Tuesday, September 7

  • Leave of Absence - Deadline

    Friday, August 20

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1,3

    Friday, August 20 - Saturday, August 21

  • Arrival Day - Returning Students 1,3

    Saturday, August 21 - Sunday, August 22

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, August 22

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, August 23

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Saturday, August 28 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Sunday, August 29 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Sunday, August 29

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Monday, August 30

  • Labor Day - No Classes

    Monday, September 6

  • Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period

    Monday, September 27 - Sunday, October 17

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Friday, November 12 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Friday, November 12

  • Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes

    Sunday, November 21 - Saturday, November 27

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Friday, December 10 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Classes End

    Friday, December 10

  • Study Days

    Saturday, December 11 - Sunday, December 12

  • Final Exams

    Monday, December 13 - Friday, December 17

  • Commencement 3

    Saturday, December 18

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.
3These dates may vary among campuses.

Spring 2022

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Sunday, January 2 - Monday, January 24

  • Leave of Absence - Deadline

    Friday, January 7

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1,3

    Saturday, January 8

  • Registration - Deadline

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  • Classes Begin

    Monday, January 10

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Saturday, January 15 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Sunday, January 16 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Sunday, January 16

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Monday, January 17

  • Martin Luther King Day - No Classes

    Monday, January 17

  • Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period

    Monday, February 14 - Sunday, March 6

  • Spring Break - No Classes

    Sunday, March 6 - Saturday, March 12

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Friday, April 8 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Friday, April 8

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Friday, April 29 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Classes End

    Friday, April 29

  • Study Days

    Saturday, April 30 - Sunday, May 1

  • Final Exams

    Monday, May 2 - Friday, May 6

  • Commencement 3

    Friday, May 6 - Sunday, May 8

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.
3These dates may vary among campuses.

Summer 2022

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1

    Sunday, May 8

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, May 8

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, May 9 - Friday, June 17

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, May 9

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Tuesday, May 10 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Wednesday, May 11 at 11:59 p.m. (ET). (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Wednesday, May 11

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Thursday, May 12

  • Memorial Day Holiday - No Classes

    Monday, May 30

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Tuesday, May 31 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Monday, June 6 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Classes End

    Monday, June 6

  • Study Days

    Tuesday, June 7

  • Final Exams

    Wednesday, June 8

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Monday, August 1

  • Commencement

    Saturday, August 13

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1

    Sunday, May 15

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, May 15

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, May 9 - Friday, June 17

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, May 16

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Wednesday, May 18 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Thursday, May 19 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Thursday, May 19

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Friday, May 20

  • Memorial Day Holiday - No Classes

    Monday, May 30

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Thursday, June 16 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Friday, June 24 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Classes End

    Friday, June 24

  • Study Days

    Saturday, June 25 - Sunday, June 26

  • Final Exams

    Monday, June 27

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Monday, August 1

  • Commencement

    Saturday, August 13

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1

    Monday, June 27

  • Registration - Deadline

    Tuesday, June 28

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, May 9 - Friday, June 17

  • Classes Begin

    Wednesday, June 29

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Friday, July 1 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Saturday, July 2 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Saturday, July 2

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Sunday, July 3

  • Independence Day Holiday - No Classes

    Monday, July 4

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Monday, August 1 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Monday, August 1

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Wednesday, August 10 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Classes End

    Wednesday, August 10

  • Study Days

    Thursday, August 11

  • Final Exams

    Friday, August 12

  • Commencement

    Saturday, August 13

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.