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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 2021 dates
Faculty Meeting Days August 16-20
International Student Orientation
August 18–19
Eagles Success Move–In
August 18
First Year Student Move–In August 19
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 2021 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

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Fall Semester 2022 dates
Faculty Meetings Days August 15–19
International Student Orientation August 17–18
First Year Student Move–In August 18
First Year Student Orientation August 18–22
Returning and Transfer Student Move–In August 21
Fall Registration August 22
Opening Convocation August 22
First Day of Fall Classes August 23
Last Day to Add a Class August 30
Family Weekend September 9-11
Fall Break (begins after last class) September 30
Classes Resume October 5
Mid–Term Grades Due October 14
Advising Week October 17–21
Homecoming October 21-23
Last Day to Withdraw November 1
Fall Board Meeting November 3–4
Thanksgiving Break (begins after last class) November 22
Classes Resume November 28
Last Day of Classes December 2
Reading Days December 3–4
Exams December 5–9
Spring Semester 2023 dates
Spring Classes Begin January 5
Last Day to Add a Class January 11
MLK Holiday (no classes) January 16
Mid–Term Grades Due February 17
Spring Break (begins after last class) February 24
Classes Resume March 6
Advising Week March 13–17
Last Day to Withdraw March 22
Founder’s Day April 4
Easter Break (begins after last class) April 6
Classes Resume April 11
Spring Board Meeting April 13-14
Last Day of Spring Classes April 19
Exams April 20–22
Reading Day April 23
Exams April 24–25
Baccalaureate April 28
Commencement April 29
May Term 2023 dates
May Term Begins May 3
May Term Ends May 19
Summer School 2023  
Four-Week Sessions  
Summer Session 1 Begins May 30
Summer Session 1 Ends June 23
Summer Session 2 Begins June 26
Independence Day Holiday July 4
Summer Session 2 Ends July 21
Eight-Week Session  
Summer Session 3 Begins May 30
Independence Day Holiday July 4
Summer Session 3 Ends July 21

 

 

 

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Fall Semester 2022 dates
Faculty Meetings Days August 15–19
Fall Registration August 22
Opening Convocation August 22
First Day of Fall Classes August 23
Last Day to Add a Class August 30
Family Weekend September 9–11
Fall Break (begins after last class) September 30
Classes Resume October 5
Mid–Term Grades Due October 14
Advising Week October 17–21
Homecoming October 21–23
Last Day to Withdraw November 1
Fall Board Meeting November 3–4
Thanksgiving Break (begins after last class) November 22
Classes Resume November 28
Last Day of Classes December 2
Reading Days December 3–4
Exams December 5–9

 

Spring Semester 2023 dates
Spring Classes Begin (modified schedule) January 5
Last Day to Add a Class January 11
MLK Holiday (no classes) January 16
Mid–Term Grades Due February 17
Spring Break (begins after last class) February 24
Classes Resume March 6
Advising Week March 13–17
Last Day to Withdraw March 22
Founder’s Day April 4
Easter Break (begins after last class) April 6
Classes Resume April 11
Spring Board Meeting April 13-14
Last Day of Spring Classes April 19
Exams April 20–22
Reading Day April 23
Exams April 24–25
Baccalaureate April 28
Commencement April 29

 

May Term 2023 dates
May Term Begins May 3
May Term Ends May 19
Summer Session 2022  
Orientation and Registration May 31
First Day of Classes May 31
Last Day to Withdraw July 18
Last Day of Classes August 19