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Academic Calendar

Key semester dates

From move-in to move-out, review the schedule for the entire year semester by semester.

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Fall Semester 2020 dates
Faculty Meeting Days August 17-21
International Student Orientation
August 18–19
Eagles Success Move–In
August 19
First Year Student Move–In August 20
First Year Student Orientation August 20–24
Returning and Transfer Student Move–In August 23
Fall Registration August 24
Opening Convocation August 24
First Day of Fall Classes August 25
Last Day to Add a Class September 1
Fall Break (begins after last class) October 2
Classes Resume October 7
Mid–Term Grades Due October 16
Advising Week October 19–23
Fall Board Meeting November 5–6
Last Day to Withdraw November 3
Thanksgiving Break (begins after last class) November 24
Classes Resume November 30
Last Day of Classes December 4
Reading Days December 5–6
Exams December 7–11
Spring Semester 2021 dates
Spring Classes Begin January 6
Last Day to Add a Class January 12
MLK Holiday (no classes) January 18
Mid–Term Grades Due February 19
Spring Break (begins after last class) February 26
Classes Resume March 8
Advising Week March 15–19
Last Day to Withdraw March 23
Easter Break (begins after last class) April 1
Classes Resume April 6
Founder’s Day April 6
Spring Board Meeting April 8–9
Last Day of Spring Classes April 21
Exams April 22–24
Reading Day April 25
Exams Apr 26–27
Baccalaureate April 30
Commencement May 1
May Term 2021 dates
May Term Begins May 5
May Terms Ends May 21
Four-Week Summer Session 2021 dates
Summer Session 1 Begins June 1
Summer Session 1 Ends June 25
Summer Session 2 Begins June 28
Independence Day Holiday July 5
Summer Session 2 Ends July 23
Eight-Week Summer Session 2021 dates
Summer Session 3 Begins June 1
Independence Day Holiday July 5
Summer Session 3 Ends July 23

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Summer Semester 2020 dates
Orientation and Registration June 1
First Day of Classes June 1
Last Day to Withdraw July 20
Last Day of Classes August 21
Fall Semester 2020 dates
Faculty Meeting Days August 17–21
Fall Registration August 24
Opening Convocation August 24
First Day of Fall Classes August 25
Last Day to Add a Class September 1
Family Weekend September 18–20
Fall Break (begins after last class) October 2
Classes Resume October 7
Mid–Term Grades Due October 16
Advising Week October 19–23
Homecoming October 23–25
Last Day to Withdraw November 3
Fall Board Meeting November 5–6
Thanksgiving Break (begins after last class) November 24
Classes Resume November 30
Last Day of Classes December 4
Reading Days December 5–6
Exams December 7–11
Spring Semester 2021 dates
Spring Classes Begin (modified schedule) January 6
Last Day to Add a Class January 12
MLK Holiday (no classes) January 18
Mid-Term Grades Due February 19
Spring Break (begins after last class) February 26
Classes Resume March 8
Advising Week March 15–19
Last Day to Withdraw March 23
Easter Break (begins after last class) April 1
Classes Resume April 6
Founder’s Day April 6
Spring Board Meeting April 8–9
Last Day of Spring Classes April 21
Exams April 22–24
Reading Day April 25
Exams April 26–27
Baccalaureate April 30
Commencement May 1

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Fall Semester 2021 dates
Faculty Meeting Days August 16-20
International Student Orientation
August 17–18
Eagles Success Move–In
August 18
First Year Student Move–In August 29
First Year Student Orientation August 19–23
Returning and Transfer Student Move–In August 22
Fall Registration August 23
Opening Convocation August 23
First Day of Fall Classes August 24
Last Day to Add a Class August 31
Family Weekend September 17-19
Fall Break (begins after last class) October 1
Classes Resume October 6
Mid–Term Grades Due October 15
Homecoming October 15–17
Advising Week October 18–22
Fall Board Meeting November 4–5
Last Day to Withdraw November 2
Thanksgiving Break (begins after last class) November 23
Classes Resume November 29
Last Day of Classes December 3
Reading Days December 4–5
Exams December 6–10
Spring Semester 2022 dates
Spring Classes Begin January 5
Last Day to Add a Class January 11
MLK Holiday (no classes) January 17
Mid–Term Grades Due February 18
Spring Break (begins after last class) February 25
Classes Resume March 7
Advising Week March 14–18
Last Day to Withdraw March 22
Founder’s Day April 5
Spring Board Meeting April 7–8
Easter Break (begins after last class) April 14
Classes Resume April 19
Last Day of Spring Classes April 20
Exams April 21–23
Reading Day April 24
Exams Apr 25–26
Baccalaureate April 29
Commencement April 30
May Term 2022 dates
May Term Begins May 4
May Terms Ends May 20
Four-Week Summer Session 2022 dates
Summer Session 1 Begins May 31
Summer Session 1 Ends June 24
Summer Session 2 Begins June 27
Independence Day Holiday July 4
Summer Session 2 Ends July 22
Eight-Week Summer Session 2022 dates
Summer Session 3 Begins May 31
Independence Day Holiday July 4
Summer Session 3 Ends July 22

 

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Summer Semester 2021 dates
Orientation and Registration June 1
First Day of Classes June 1
Last Day to Withdraw July 19
Last Day of Classes August 20
Fall Semester 2020 dates
Faculty Meeting Days August 16–20
Fall Registration August 23
Opening Convocation August 23
First Day of Fall Classes August 24
Last Day to Add a Class August 31
Family Weekend September 17–19
Fall Break (begins after last class) October 1
Classes Resume October 6
Mid–Term Grades Due October 15
Homecoming October 15–17
Advising Week October 18–22
Last Day to Withdraw November 2
Fall Board Meeting November 4–5
Thanksgiving Break (begins after last class) November 23
Classes Resume November 29
Last Day of Classes December 3
Reading Days December 4–5
Exams December 6–10
Spring Semester 2022 dates
Spring Classes Begin (modified schedule) January 5
Last Day to Add a Class January 11
MLK Holiday (no classes) January 17
Mid-Term Grades Due February 18
Spring Break (begins after last class) February 25
Classes Resume March 7
Advising Week March 14–18
Last Day to Withdraw March 22
Founder’s Day April 5
Spring Board Meeting April 7–8
Easter Break (begins after last class) April 14
Classes Resume April 19
Last Day of Spring Classes April 20
Exams April 21–23
Reading Day April 24
Exams April 25–26
Baccalaureate April 29
Commencement April 30
May Term 2022 dates
May Term Begins May 4
May Term Ends May 20