Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

August 2020 
10-13 Cross-registration opens
14 Fall 2020 payment deadline; Courses dropped if payment not received by deadline; Regsitration ends
16-18 New Student Orientation (Virtual)
19 First day of classes
19 Attendance/participation confirmation period begins
20 Late registration begins
28 Last day to add/drop courses without grade of W; Attendance/participation confirmation deadline; Graduation application due for December 2020 and May 2021 degree candidates
29 Withdrawal period begins

 

September 2020 
1 Final payment deadline; Installment plan closes; Courses dropped if payment not received by deadline
3-4 Reinstatement period
7 Labor Day (classes in session)
10 Opening convocation
25 Last day to make up incompletes (I) SP 2020
28-30 Mid-semester evaluations

 

October 2020 
1-2 Mid-semester evaluations
8 Mid-semester grades due
19 Academic advising begins
26 Last day to withdraw from a course

 

November 2020 
2 Registration for Spring 2021 semester begins
11 Last day of classes
12-13 Reading period
16-20 Final exams
20 Semester ends
23-27 Thanksgiving week (college closed)

 

December 2020 
1 Final grades due by noon
2-10 Fall 2020 degree clearance
11-13 Class of 2020 commencement weekend (proposed)
17-31 Winter break (college closed)

 

January 2021 
1 New Year's Day (college closed)
4 College opens
11-29 J-Mester Classes
18 MLK Holiday (college closed); Late registration fee begins
25-29 New Student Orientation
26 Spring 2021 payment deadline; Courses dropped if payment not received; Installment plan closes; Registration system closes 
30 Registration system reopens (only students enrolled in 12 credits and financially clear)

 

February 2021 
1 First day of classes; Attendance confirmation period begins
8 Last day to add courses (only students enrolled in 12 credits and financially clear); Last day to drop courses without a grade of W
10 Courses dropped for non-attendance
11 Founders Day celebration

 

March 2021 
12 Last day to make up incompletes (I) F 2020
15-19 Mid-semester evaluations
25 Mid-semester grades due by noon
29 Academic Advising begins
31 Break (no classes)

 

April 2021 
1 Break (no classes)
2 Holiday (college closed/no classes)
5-11 Senior priority registration week
7 Last day to withdraw from a course
12-18 Junior priority registration week
19-25 Freshman and sophomore priority registration week
26 Registration available for all students
28 Last day of class
29-30 Reading period
29-30 Graduating senior final exams

 

May 2021 
3-7 Final exams (View the schedule)
4 Senior grades due by noon
5-13 May 2021 graduate clearance
7 Semester ends
11 Final grades due by noon
14-16 Commencement weekend
15 Baccalaureate services
16 Commencement exercise
17 Cross registration opens

 

June 2021 
1 Registration for summer closes
2 Summer payment deadline
3 Courses dropepd for non-payment
8 Classes begin
10 Add and drop ends
11 Withdrawal period begins
14 Students dropped for non-attendance
23-25 Mid-semester evaluations
29 Mid-semester grades due

 

July 2021 
1 Late registration fee begins
2 Last day to withdraw from a course
5 Independence Day observed (no classes)
9 Last day of classes
12-13 Reading period
14-16 Final examinations
16 Summer semester ends
20 Grades due by noon
21-27 Graduate clearance

Academic Calendar 2021-2022

August 2021 
Fall 2021 regisration deadline; registration system closes at midnight; December 2020 and May 2022 graduation application due; meal plan enrollment due
Payment deadline
4 Courses dropped if payment not received
18 First day of classes; attendance/participation confirmation period begins (students must participate in the first week of classes or will be dropped for non-attendance); registration system reopens for drop and add only for students enrolled in 12 credits and financially clear
24 Last day to add/drop courses without grade of W; attendance/participation confirmation deadline
25 Withdrawal period begins
26 Courses dropped for non-attennace; registration cancelled

 

September 2021 
6 Labor Day (Morehouse closed)
14 Opening convocation
25 Last day to make up incompletes (I) SP
27-30  Mid-semester evaluations

 

October 2021 
1 Mid-semester evaluations
4-5  Fall break (no classes)
Mid-semester grades due
11  Academic advising begins
25  Last day to withdraw from a course 

 

November 2021 
Spring 2022 senior priority registration week
Spring 2022 junior priority registration week
15 Spring 2022 sophomore and freshmen priority registration week 
22 Spring 2022 registration open for all students
24 College closes at noon
25-26 Thanksgiving (Morehouse closed)
29 College reopens

 

December 2021 
1 Last day of classes; late registration fee begins
2-3 Reading period
6-10 Final exams
10  Semester ends
14  Final grades due by noon
17-31  Winter break (college closes at noon)

 

January 2022 
3 College opens; Spring 2022 registration deadline/Banner self-service closes at midnight; meal plan enrollment deadline
Payment deadline
4-7  Fall 2021 graduate clearance
Courses dropped if payment not received
12 First day of classes; attendance/participation confirmation period begins (students must participate in the first week of classes or will be dropped for non-attendance); Banner self-service reopens for drop and add only (available only to full-time students and financially cleared)
17  Martin Luther King Jr. day observed (Morehouse closed) 
18 Last day of add/drop courses without grade of W; attendance/participation confirmation deadline
19  Withdrawal period begins
20  Courses dropped for non-attendance/registration cancelled 

 

February 2022 
17 Founders Day celebration 
25 Last day to make up incompletes (1) Fall 2021 
28 Mid-semester evaluations

 

March 2022 
1-4 Mid-semester evaluations
7-11 Spring break (no classes)
15  Mid-semester grades due
21  Academic advising begins

 

April 2022 
4 Last day to withdraw from a course; Summer and Fall 2022 Senior Priority Registration Week
11  Summer and Fall 2022 Junior Priority Registration Week
15 Holiday (Morehouse closed)
18  College reopens; Summer and Fall 2022 Sophomore and Freshmen priority registration week
25  Summer and Fall 2022 registration open for all students
27  Last day of classes
28-29  Reading period; graduating senior final exams 

 

May 2022 
2-6 Final exams
Senior grades due by noon
4-13  May 2022 graduate clearance
Semester ends
10  Final grades due by noon
13-15 Commencement 2022
14 Baccalaureate services
15 Commencement exercise
30 Memorial Day observed (Morehouse closed)
31 Morehouse open; Summer 2022 registration deadline/registration system closed at midnight

 

June 2022 
Summer payment deadline
Courses dropped if payment not received
Classes begin; attendance/participation confirmation day (students must participate in first day of classes or will be dropped for non-attendance); Banner self-service reopens for drop and add only (available only to registered and financially cleared students)
Add and drop ends
Dropped for non-attendance/registration cancelled
22-24 Mid-session evaluations
28 Mid-session grades due

 

Juy 2022 
Last day to withdraw from a course
Independence Day (Morehouse closed)
Last day of classes
11-12  Reading period
13-15  Final examinations
15  Summer semester ends
19  Grades due by noon
20-29  July 2021 graduate clearance