Academic Calendar

Academic Catalog: 2020–2021

Fall Semester
2020 Event 2021
Aug. 30–Sept. 1 Orientation and Testing of New Students Sept. 3–6
September 2 Opening Convocation and Classes Begin September 7
September 15 Late Registration Deadline September 20
Oct. 6–7 Nobel Conference October 5–6
October 16 Final Exams for Half-Semester Courses October 22
October 17–19 Fall Break (No classes) October 23–26
October 21 Mid-Term Grades Due October 27
November 2–5 Interim Experience Registration November 1–4
November 9–19 Spring Registration November 8–18
November 6 Course Withdraw Deadline November 12
Nov. 25–29 Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 24–28
December 9 Final Day of Classes December 15
December 10 Reading Day (No classes) December 16
December 11, 14, 15 Final Examinations December 17, 18, 20
December 15 Fall Semester Ends December 20
Dec. 16–Jan. 3 Christmas Recess Dec. 21–Jan. 2
Interim Experience
2021 Event 2022
January 4–26 Interim Experience January 3–25
Jan. 27–Feb. 2 Touring and Activity Week Jan. 26–Feb. 1
Spring Semester
2021 Event 2022
February 3 Classes Begin February 2
February 16 Late Registration Deadline February 15
March 19 Final Exams for Half-Semester Courses March 18
March 27–April 4 Spring Break March 19–27
March 24 Mid-Term Grades Due March 23
March 27–April 4 Easter Recess April 15–17
April 19–29 Fall Registration April 18–29
April 16 Course Withdraw Deadline April 14
April 28 MAYDAY! Conference May 4
May 1 Honors Day May 7
May 13 Final Day of Classes May 12
May 14 Reading Day (No classes) May 13
May 15, 17, 18 Final Examinations May 14, 16, 17
May 18 Spring Semester Ends May 17
May 22 Baccalaureate, Commencement May 21