Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2021

August 1Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return
August 20
Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2021
August 23
Residences open for all first-year and new transfer students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal for new students - LUNCH.
August 28
Residences open for all upper class students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal - DINNER
August 30First day of classes.
September 1
Degrees Awarded for end of summer graduates (no commencement ceremony)
September 6
Labor Day - no classes.
September 8
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course
September 14
Last day to register for CR/NC option.
October 1
FAFSA opens (deadline is March 1)
October 8Last day to remove an Incomplete Grade from Summer Session II
October 15
Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
October 18 -19
Fall Break
October 25 - November 5
Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Spring Semester 2022
November 8
Last day to withdraw from class with a grade of "W"
November 8 - 18
Registration for classes for Spring Semester 2022
November 24No classes. Residence halls close for Thanksgiving at 10 a.m.
Last contract meal - BREAKFAST
November 28
Residence halls open at noon; first contract meal - DINNER
November 29
Classes resume at 8 a.m.
December 10Last day of classes
Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return for the Spring Semester 2022
December 11 - 12Reading Day
December 13 - 16
Final Exams
December 16Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
December 20Final Grades due at 5 p.m.
December 24Final Grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm.
December 31Degrees Awarded for December graduates (no commencement ceremony)

Spring Semester 2022

January 16Residences open at noon for all students - First contract meal Dinner
January 17Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday - No classes
January 18First day of classes
January 25Last day to Drop and/or Add a course
February 1Last day to register for CR/NC option
February 4Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from first semester 2021-22
March 1Recommended FAFSA deadline for currently enrolled students
March 4
  • Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
  • Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
  • Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
  • Residences close at 7 p.m.
March 13Residence halls open at 10 a.m.; first contract meal - DINNER
March 14Classes resume at 8 a.m.
March 21 - April 1Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Fall Semester 2022
March 28Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"
April 4 - 14Registration for Fall Semester 2022
April 15Classes End at 1 pm
April 21Honors Convocation & Elkin Isaac Research Symposium.
April 28Last day of classes
April 29Reading Day
April 30 - May 4Final Exams
May 4
  • Residence halls close for all underclass students at 9 p.m.;
  • last contract meal for underclass students - DINNER
May 5Final Grades due at 12 noon for graduating seniors
May 7Commencement; Residence halls close to all students at 8 pm
May 11Final grades due at 12 noon for all other students
May 13Final grades viewable to students on ACIS at 5 pm.

Summer Session 2022

May 15
Residences open for summer college residents at noon.
May 16
First day of classes for Summer Session 1
May 18
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Summer Session 1
May 23
Last day to register for CR/NC option for Summer Session 1
June 10
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W" for Summer Session 1
June 24
Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from second semester 2021-2022
July 1
Last day of classes for Summer Session 1
July 5
First day of classes for Summer Session 2
July 6Final grades due at 12 noon for Summer Session 1
July 7
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Summer Session 2
July 8Final grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm for Summer Session 1
July 12Last day to register for CR/NC option for Summer Session 2
July 29Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W" for Summer Session 2
August 19
Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer Session 1
August 19Last day of classes for Summer Session 2
August 24Final grades due at 12 noon for Summer Session 2
August 26Final grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm for Summer Session 2
October 7Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer Session 2

Fall Semester 2022

  
August 1Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return
August 11Last day to remove an Incomplete grade from Summer Session I
August 22Residences open for all first-year and new transfer students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal for new students - LUNCH
August 27Residences open for all upper class students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal - DINNER
August 29First day of classes
September 1Degrees Awarded for end of summer graduates (no commencement ceremony)
September 5Labor Day - no classes
September 7Last day to Drop and/or Add a course
September 13Last day to register for CR/NC option
October 1FAFSA opens (deadline is March 1)
October 7Last day to remove an Incomplete Grade from Summer Session II
October 14Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
October 17 - 18Fall Break
October 24 - November 4Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Spring Semester 2023
November 7Last day to withdraw from class with a grade of "W"
November 7 - 11Registration for classes for Spring Semester 2023
November 23No classes. Residence halls close for Thanksgiving at 10 a.m.
Last contract meal - BREAKFAST
November 27Residence halls open at noon; first contract meal - DINNER
November 28Classes resume at 8 a.m.
December 9Last day of classes
Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return for the Spring Semester 2023
December 10 - 11Reading Day
December 12 - 15Final Exams
December 15Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
December 19Final Grades due at 5 p.m.
December 23Final Grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm.
December 31Degrees Awarded for December graduates (no commencement ceremony)

Spring Semester 2023

  
January 7Residences open at noon for all students - First contract meal Dinner
January 9First day of classes
January 16Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday - No classes
January 17Last day to Drop and/or Add a course
January 23Last day to register for CR/NC option
January 27Last day to remove an Incomplete grade from Fall Semester 2022
February 24Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
Residences close at 7 p.m.
March 1Recommended FAFSA deadline for currently enrolled students
March 5Residence halls open at 10 a.m.; first contract meal - DINNER
March 6Classes resume at 8 a.m.
March 13 - 24Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Fall Semester 2023
March 20Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"
March 27 - 31Registration for Fall Semester 2023
April 7Classes End at 1 p.m.
April 13Honors Convocation & Elkin Isaac Research Symposium
April 20 Last day of classes
April 21Reading Day
April 22 - 26Final Exams
April 26Residence halls close for all underclass students at 9 p.m.;
last contract meal for underclass students - DINNER
April 27Final Grades due at 12 noon for graduating seniors
April 29Commencement; Residence halls close to all students at 8 pm
May 2Final grades due at 12 noon for all other students
May 5Final grades viewable to students on ACIS at 5 p.m.

Summer Session 2023

May 7Residences open for summer college residents at 12 noon
May 8First day of classes for Summer Session 1
May 10Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Summer Session 1
May 15Last day to register for CR/NC option for Summer Session 1
June 5Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W" for Summer Session 1
June 9Last day to remove an Incomplete grade from spring semester 2023
June 23Last day of classes for Summer Session 1
June 26First day of classes for Summer Session 2
June 28Last day to drop and/or Add a course for Summer Session 2; Final grades due at 12 noon for Summer Session 1
July 3 - 4Independence Day, no classes
July 5Last day to register for CR/NC option for Summer Session 2
July 21Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W" for Summer Session 2
August 11Last day to remove an Incomplete grade from Summer Session 1
August 15Last day of classes for Summer Session 2
August 21Final grades due at 12 noon for Summer Session 2
August 25Final grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm for Summer Session 2

Fall Semester 2023

August 1Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return
August 11Last day to remove an Incomplete Grade from Summer Session I
August 21Residences open for all first-year and new transfer students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal for new students - LUNCH
August 26Residences open for all upper class students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal - DINNER
August 28First day of classes
September 1Degrees Awarded for end of summer graduates (no commencement ceremony)
September 4Labor Day - no classes
September 6Last day to Drop and/or Add a course
September 12Last day to register for CR/NC option
October 1FAFSA opens (deadline is March 1)
October 6Last day to remove an Incomplete Grade from Summer Session II
October 13Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
October 16 - 17Fall Break
October 23 - November 3Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Spring Semester 2024
November 13Last day to withdraw from class with a grade of "W"
November 6 - 10Registration for classes for Spring Semester 2023
November 22No classes. Residence halls close for Thanksgiving at 10 a.m.
Last contract meal - BREAKFAST
November 26Residence halls open at noon; first contract meal - DINNER
November 27Classes resume at 8 a.m.
December 8Last day of classes
Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return for the Spring Semester 2024
December 9 - 10Reading Day
December 11 - 14Final Exams
December 14Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
December 18Final Grades due at 5 p.m.
December 22Final Grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm.
December 31Degrees Awarded for December graduates (no commencement ceremony)