Academic Calendar

2021 -2022   
Fall Semester 2021
August20FridayNew Student Orientation
21SaturdayResidential Student move-in
23MondayFirst day of fall semester classes
27FridayLast day to add or drop fall semester and first half-term classes
Sept.6MondayLabor Day holiday - University is closed
10FridayOfficial Census Date
Oct.1FridayLast day to withdraw from a first half-term class
4-8Mon-FriMidterm exams
6WednesdayLast day to add or drop an internship/practicum
8FridayLast day of first half-term classes
11MondayFall break - no classes; Faculty/staff workshops
12TuesdayFirst day second half-term classes
15FridayLast day to add or drop second half-term classes
Nov.19FridayLast day to withdraw from or request CR/NC for a full semester or second half-term class
22-23Mon-TuesThanksgiving Break - No classes
24-26Wed-FriThanksgiving Holiday - University is closed
Dec.3FridayLast day of fall semester and second half-term classes
3FridayLast day to withdraw from the university (i.e. all classes)
6-10Mon-FriFinal exams
10FridayResidential Halls close by 5pm
Spring Semester 2022
January9SundayResidential Halls open 12:00pm
10MondayFirst day of spring semester classes
14FridayLast day to add or drop spring semester and first half-term classes
17MondayMartin Luther King Jr. Holiday - University offices closed
28FridayOfficial Census Date
February18FridayLast day to withdraw from a first half-term class
21MondayPresidents' Day Holiday - University is closed
22TuesdayEmployee Service Day - no classes
March2/28-3/4Mon-FriMidterm exams
2WednesdayLast day to add or drop internship/practicum/theatre production
4FridayLast day of first half-term classes
7-11Mon-FriSpring Break
14MondayFirst day second half-term classes
18FridayLast day to add or drop second half-term classes
April14ThursdayHoly Thursday - University closes at 5:00 pm (no classes after 5:00pm)
15FridayGood Friday - University is closed
18MondayEaster Monday - University is closed
22FridayLast day to withdraw from or request a CR/NC grade for a full semester or second half-term class
29FridayLast day of spring semester and second half-term classes
29FridayLast day to withdraw from the university (i.e. all classes)
May2-6Mon-FriFinal Exams
6FridayCommencement Mass
6FridayResidential Student Move-out by 5:00pm
7SaturdayCommencement Ceremony
7SaturdayResidential Graduating Student Move-out by 4:00pm
Fourteen Week Summer Session
May9MondayFirst day of 14-week summer session
13FridayLast day to add or drop a 14-week summer session class
30MondayMemorial Day observed - University is closed
June20MondayJuneteenth Observation - University is closed
22WednesdayLast day to add or drop an internship or practicum
July4MondayIndependence Day - University is closed
15FridayLast day to withdraw from a 14-week summer session class
August12FridayLast day of 14-week summer session
Twelve Week Summer Session [Graduate]
May22SundayResidential Move-in for Summer classes starting 5/23
23MondayFirst day of 12-week graduate summer session
27FridayLast day to add or drop a 12-week graduate summer session class
30MondayMemorial Day observed - University is closed
June20MondayJuneteenth Observation - University is closed
July4MondayIndependence Day - University is closed
15FridayLast day to withdraw from a 12-week graduate summer session class
August12FridayLast day of 12-week graduate summer session
12FridayResidential Move-out for Summer classes
Eight Week Summer Session
June19SundayResidential Move-in for Summer Session classes starting 6/20
20MondayJuneteenth Observation - University is closed
21TuesdayFirst day of 8-week summer session classes
22WednesdayLast day to add or drop an 8-week summer session class
July4MondayIndependence Day - University is closed
29FridayLast day to withdraw from an 8-week summer session class
August12FridayLast day of 8-week summer session
12FridayResidential Move-out for Summer classes