Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2020

August 1Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return
August 14
Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2019
August TBA
Students will participate in a staggered move-in process before classes start, which will require students to move in at designated times. Details for this process will be communicated directly to students.
August 24First day of classes for Module A
August 28
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Module A
September 1
Degrees Awarded for end of summer graduates (no commencement ceremony)
September 15
Mid-term grades due for Module A
September 21
Last day to Withdraw from a course in Module A.
October 1
FAFSA opens (deadline is March 1)
October 8
Last day of classes Module A
October 9 - 12
Final Exams for Module A
October 13
First day of classes for Module B
October 19
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Module B
October 26 - November 6
Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Spring Semester 2021
November 3
Mid-term grades due for Module B
November 9
Last day to Withdraw from a course in Module B.
November 9 - 16
Registration for classes for Spring Semester 2021
November 24Last day of classes Module B. Last day to register for CR/NC option for courses in the Fall Semester.
November 25Residence halls close at 12:00 noon.


Nov. 30 - Dec. 2
Final Exams - Remote Only - No in-person exams
December 4
Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return for the Spring Semester 2021
December 9Final Grades due at 12 noon.
December 14
Final Grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm.
December 15
December 31
Last day to choose CR/NC grading option for courses in Module A or B.
Degrees Awarded for December graduates (no commencement ceremony)

Spring Semester 2021

January 22
Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Fall 2020
January 23Residence Halls Open for all students
January 25
First day of classes for Module C
January 29
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Module C
February 10
Wellness Day
February 16Mid-term grades due for Module C
February 22
Last day to Withdraw from a course in Module C.
March 1
Recommended FAFSA deadline for currently enrolled students
March 11Last day of classes for Module C
March 12, 13, 15Final Exams for Module C
March 16
Wellness Day
March 17
First day of classes for Module D
March 24
Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Module D
March 29Final Grades Due for Module C
March 29 - April 9
Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Fall Semester 2021
April 6
Mid-term grades due for Module D
April 7Wellness Day
April 12
Last day to Withdraw from a course in Module D
April 19 - April 23
Registration for Fall Semester 2021
April 22
Honors Convocation & Elkin Isaac Research Symposium.
May 3Last day of classes for Module D
May 4
Reading Day
May 5 - 7
Final Exams
May 8
Commencement; Residence halls close to all students at 8 pm
May 13Final grades due at 5 pm for all students.
May 21Final grades viewable to students on ACIS at 5 pm.

Summer College, 2021

May TBAResidences open for summer college.
May 17First day of classes for Summer Session 1
May 19Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Summer Session 1
May 28Last day to register for CR/NC option for Summer Session 1
June 14Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W" for Summer Session 1
June 25Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from second semester 2020-2021
July 2Last day of classes for Summer Session 1
July 6First day of classes for Summer Session 2
July 7Final grades for Summer Session 1 due at 12 noon.
July 8Last day to Drop and/or Add a course for Summer Session 2
July 9Final grades for Summer Session 1 viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm
July 16Last day to register for CR/NC option for Summer Session 2
July 30Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W" for Summer Session 2
August 20
  • Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer Session 1
  • Last day of classes for Summer Session 2
August 25Final grades for Summer Session 2 due at 12 noon.
August 27Final grades for Summer Session 2 viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm

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 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 2020
December 11 - 12Reading Day
December 13 - 16
Final Exams
December 16Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
December 22Final Grades due at 12 noon.
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 College, 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 14Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer Session 2
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