Academic Calendar

2020-21

FALL SEMESTER 2020


* Please note our fall semester schedule has been updated in response to COVID-19
 

Transfer Student Orientation

August 7, Friday

International Student Orientation

August 8, Saturday, through August 10, Monday

IMPACT Student Orientation

August 8, Saturday, through August 10, Monday

New Students Arrive

August 11, Tuesday

Turning Titan (New Student Orientation and Registration)

August 11, Tuesday thru August 16, Sunday

Returning student arrival schedule to be determined

 

First day of classes

August 17, Monday

Last day to add or drop a full semester and 1st 7 week class

August 21, Friday

Classes will be held (Tuesday schedule)

August 22, Saturday

Classes will be held (Wednesday schedule)

August 29, Saturday

Last day to withdraw from a 1st 7 week class

September 2, Wednesday

Classes will be held (Thursday schedule)

September 5, Saturday

Labor Day (Monday classes will be held)

September 7, Monday

President’s Convocation

September 9, Wednesday

Classes will be held (Friday schedule)

September 12, Saturday

Family Weekend

September 26, Saturday thru September 27, Sunday 

Mid-semester grades due

September 28, Monday

Second 7 week classes begin

September 29, Tuesday

Last day to add or drop a 2nd 7 week class

October 5, Monday

Last day to withdraw from a full semester class

October 5, Monday

Homecoming

October 10, Saturday

Fall Open House I

October 12, Monday

Fall Break Day - Canceled; Classes will be held

October 16, Friday

Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 7 week class

October 19, Monday

Academic Advising for Spring and May Term and Summer

October 21, Wednesday thru October 30, Friday

Class Registration for Spring

November 4, Wednesday thru November 11, Wednesday

Class Registration for May Term

November 13, Friday

Fall Open House II

November 14, Saturday

Last day of classes

November 16, Monday

Class Registration for Summer

November 16, Monday

Reading Day (NO CLASSES)

November 17, Tuesday

Final examinations

November 18, Wednesday (8:00 a.m.) thru November 20, Friday (5:30 p.m.)

Final grades due

December 2, Wednesday (12:00 noon)

SPRING SEMESTER 2021

Orientation and registration of new students

January 5, Tuesday

First day of class

January 6, Wednesday

Last day to add or drop a full semester or 1st 7 week class

January 12, Tuesday

Founders’ Day Convocation (11:00 a.m.)

January 13, Wednesday

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (NO CLASSES – University Open)

January 18, Monday

Last day to withdraw from a 1st 7 week class

January 27, Wednesday

Admitted Student Day I

February 13, Saturday

Mid-semester grades due

February 19, Friday

Last day to withdraw from a full semester class

February 26, Friday

Last day to add or drop a 2nd 7 week class

February 26, Friday

Spring Open House

March 6, Saturday

Spring Recess

March 12, Friday (5:00 p.m.) thru March 22, Monday (8:00 a.m.)

Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 7 week class

March 12, Friday

Academic Advising for Fall

March 24, Wednesday thru April 2, Friday

Admitted Student Day II

March 27, Saturday

Class Registration for Fall

April 5, Monday thru April 14, Wednesday

Student Research Conference

April 10, Saturday

Honors Convocation

April 14, Wednesday

Last day of classes

April 21, Wednesday

Reading Day (NO CLASSES)

April 22, Thursday

Final examinations

April 23, Friday (8:00 a.m.) thru April 27, Tuesday (8:30 p.m.)

Final grades due for seniors and graduate candidates

April 28, Wednesday (12:00 noon)

All other final grades due

May 4, Tuesday (4:00 p.m.)

COMMENCEMENT 2021

 May 2, Sunday (1:00 p.m.)

MAY TERM 2021

First day of classes, Last day to add or drop a class

May 5, Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from a class

May 7, Friday

Final Examinations

May 27, Thursday

Final May Term grades due

June 1, Tuesday