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 
27 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
31 Break (no classes)

 

April 2021 
1 Break (no classes)
2 Holiday (college closed/no classes)
7 Last day to withdraw from a course
12 Academic advising begins
26 Registration for Summer and Fall 2021 begins
28 Last day of class
29-30 Reading period
29-30 Graduating senior final exams

 

May 2021 
3-7 Final exams
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

 

June 2021 
8 Classes begin
10 Add and drop ends
11 Withdrawal period begins; Summer payment deadline
14 Students dropped for non-payment and non-attendance
23-25 Mid-semester evaluations
29 Mid-semester grades due

 

Juy 2021 
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