Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

The following dates are subject to change. Changes will be published to the Important Dates webpage.  

Summer Semester 2020

Date Event
May 25 Memorial Day – No classes
May 26 Full semester and first summer module classes begin
May 27 Last day to add or drop a first summer module class
June 2 Last day to add or drop a full semester class
June 8 Last day to withdraw from a first summer module class with a grade of "W"
June 20 First summer module classes end
June 22 Last day to withdraw from a full semester class with a grade of "W"
June 22 Second summer module classes begin
June 22 Summer census – date after which credit hours are counted in COF attempted hours
June 24 Last day to add or drop a second summer module class
July 3 Last day to withdraw from a second summer module class with a grade of "W"
July 4 Independence Day – No classes
July 18 Full semester and second summer module classes end

Fall Semester 2020

Date Event
August 1 Residency petitions due to Tuition Classification Officer (Admissions Office)
August 17 Full semester and first module classes begin
August 24 Last day to add or drop a first module class
September 1 Last day to add or drop a full semester class
September 1 Fall census – date after which credit hours are counted in COF attempted hours
September 7 Late start classes begin
September 11 Last day to withdraw from a first module class with a grade of "W"
September 17 Last day to add or drop a late start class
October 1 Deadline for filing Intent to Graduate form with Registrar’s Office for spring and summer graduates
October 9-11 Fall Break – No Classes
October 12 Second module classes begin
October 14 Last day to withdraw from a full semester class with a grade of “W”
October 19 Last day to withdraw from a late start session with a grade of "W"
October 19 Last day to add or drop a second module class
October 26 Priority registration for spring 2020 classes begin
November 4 Last day to withdraw from a second module class with a grade of "W"
November 21 - 29 Thanksgiving Holiday – No Classes
December 7-10 Final examinations
December 10 Fall semester ends
December 11 Commencement

Spring Semester 2021 (including January Term)

Date Event
January 4 Residency petitions due to Tuition Classification Officer (Admissions Office)
January 4 January term (J-Term) classes begin
January 5 Last day to add or drop a January term class
January 12 Last day to withdraw from a January term class with a grade of "W"
January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – No Classes
January 23 January term classes end
January 25 Full semester and first module classes begin
February 1 Last day to add or drop a first module class
February 9 Last day to add or drop a full semester class
February 9 Spring census – date after which credit hours are counted in COF attempted hours
February 15 Late start classes begin
February 19 Last day to withdraw from a first module class with a grade of "W"
February 25 Last day to add or drop a late start class
March 1 Deadline for filing Intent to Graduate form with Registrar’s Office for fall graduates
March 20-28 Spring Break – No Classes
March 29 Second module classes begin
March 31 Last day to withdraw from full semester classes with a grade of “W”
April 5 Last day to withdraw from a late start session with a grade of "W"
April 5 Last day to add or drop a second module class
April 5 Priority registration for summer and fall 2020 begins
April 21 Last day to withdraw from a second module class with a grade of "W"
May 17-20 Final examinations
May 20 Spring semester ends
May 22 Commencement