Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Related: View the 2019-2020 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester - 2020 (2020FA) | August 31 - December 20, 2020 | 15 WEEKS
Classes Begin August 31
Labor Day (University Closed) September 7
Last Day to Add Classes September 8
Weekend Classes Begin September 12
Last Day to Drop Classes September 14
Last Day to Add/Drop Weekend Classes September 18
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrads
(Fall Completion)
October 1
Mid-Term Examinations October 12-18
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes November 20
Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes) November 25
Thanksgiving Holidays (University Closed) November 26-27
Christmas Rose December 4
Last Day of Weekend Classes December 20
Semester Examinations December 14-20
Christmas Holiday (University Closed) December 24-28
Winterim - 2020 (2020WIN) | December 26, 2020 - January 4, 2021
Last Day to Add/Drop Winterim Classes December 21 (12 Noon)
Classes Begin December 26
Classes End January 4
Spring Semester - 2021 (2021WP) | January 6 - May 9, 2021
University Reopens January 4
Classes Begin January 6
Weekend Classes Begin January 9
Last Day to Add Classes January 13
Last Day to Add/Drop Weekend Classes January 15
Martin Luther King Day (University Closed) January 18
Last Day to Drop Classes January 20
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students  February 1
Mid-Term Examinations February 15-21
Spring Break (No Classes) March 1-7
Easter Break (No Classes) April 1
Easter Break (University Closed) April 2-5
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes April 9
Monday Make-up Class April 27

Study Day for Non-Monday Classes

April 27
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students
(Summer I Completion)
May 1
Semester Examinations April 29-May 5
Last Weekend Class May 9
Honors Convocation TBD
Commencement TBD
Summer Session - 2021 | Summer 1 | May 17 - June 28, 2021 | 6 WEEKS
Summer Session 1 Begins May 17
Last Day to Add/Drop Summer 1 May 24
Memorial Day (University Closed) May 31
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer 1 June 21
Summer Session 1 Ends June 28
Summer Session - 2021 | Summer 2 | June 29 - August 10, 2021 | 6 WEEKS
Summer Session 2 Begins June 29
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students (Summer 2 & 3 Completion) July 1
Independence Day (Observed) (University Closed) July 5
Last Day to Add/Drop Summer 2 July 6
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer 2 August 3
Monday Make-up Class August 10
Summer Session 2 Ends August 10
Summer Session - 2021 | Summer 3 | May 17 - August 17, 2021 | 12 WEEKS
Summer Session 3 Begins May 17
Last Day to Add/Drop Summer 3 Classes May 24
Memorial Day (University Closed) May 31
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer 3 Classes August 10
Monday Make-Up August 17
Summer Session 3 Ends August 17

Fall 2020 (8 Week Sessions)

2020FA1/2020FAA | August 22 - October 19, 2020
Last Day to Add/Drop August 31
Labor Day (University Closed) September 7
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students (for Fall Completion) October 1
Last Day to Withdraw October 12
2020FA2/2020FAB | October 20 - December 20, 2020
Last Day to Add/Drop October 27
Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes) November 25
Thanksgiving Holidays (University Closed) November 26-27
Christmas Rose December 4
Last Day to Withdraw December 11

 

Spring 2021 (8 Week Sessions)

2021SP1/2021SPA | January 4 - February 28, 2021
University Re-Opens January 4
Last Day to Add/Drop January 11
Martin Luther King Day (University Closed) January 18
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students (for Spring Completion) February 1
Last Day to Withdraw February 19
Monday Make-Up Class February 26
2021SP2/2021SPB | March 1 - May 2, 2021
Last Day to Add/Drop March 8
Easter Break (No Classes) April 1
Easter Break (University Closed) April 2-5
Last Day to Withdraw April 23
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students (for June Completion) May 1
Commencement TBD

 

Summer 2021 (8 Week Sessions)

2021SM1/2021SUA | May 3 - June 28, 2021
Last Day to Petition to Add/Drop May 10
Memorial Day (University Closed) May 31
Last Day to Withdraw June 21
2021SM2/2021SUB | June 29 - August 23, 2021
Last Day to Petition to Graduate for Grad/Undergrad Students (for August Completion) July 1
Independence Day (University Closed) July 4
Last Day to Add/Drop July 6
Last Day to Withdraw August 16

*Last Monday meeting for 2020SM2 or 2020SUB may be made up any day prior to 8/22/2020. Please contact the Scheduler for room availability.

Short Session 1 (SS1) | August 10 - September 18, 2021

Dates subject to change without notice. Rev. 07/31/19