CURRENT 2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 26, 2021  
CURRENT 2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

2021 - 2022 Academic Calendar


Fall 2021

         
August 20   Friday   Residence halls open
August 23   Monday   All classes begin (8:00 AM)
September 3   Friday   University census date (5:00 PM)
September 6   Monday   Labor Day (No classes)
September 14   Tuesday   Deadline to apply to graduate in December
September 27   Monday   Fifth week grades due (5:00 PM)
October 18 - 22   Monday - Friday   Fall Break
October 29   Friday   Last day to drop with a “W”
November 2   Tuesday    Advising Day (No classes or faculty meetings)
November 3   Wednesday   Registration begins for Spring 2021
November 3   Wednesday   Online graduation application opens for Spring 2022
November 24 - 26   Wednesday - Friday   Thanksgiving (No classes)
December 10   Friday   Last Day of Classes
December 11 - December 17   Saturday - Friday   Final exams (Saturday- Friday)
December 18   Saturday   Fall 2021 Commencement
December 20   Monday   All grades due (10:00 AM)

Fall 8 Week Session Dates

August 23 Monday First 8 Week Begins
September 17 Friday Last Day to Withdraw
October 15 Friday First 8 Week Ends
October 18 Monday Last 8 Week Begins
November 12 Friday Last Day to Withdraw
December 10 Friday Last 8 Week Ends

 

 

 

 

 

*8 Week Session students do not observe Fall Break

Spring 2022

January 10   Monday   All classes begin (8:00 AM)
January 17   Monday   Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 24   Monday   University census date (5:00 PM)
February 1   Tuesday   Deadline to apply to graduate in May
February 14   Monday   Fifth week grades due (10:00 AM)
February 22   Tuesday   Advising Day (No Classes or faculty meetings)
February 23   Wednesday   Registration begins for Summer 2022 and Fall 2022
February 23   Wednesday   Online Graduate application opens for Summer 2022 and Fall 2022
March 7 - 11   Monday - Friday   Spring Break
March 18   Friday   Last day to drop with a “W”
April 13 - 15   Wednesday - Friday   No classes
April 29   Friday   Last day of classes
April 30 - May 6   Saturday - Friday   Final exams
May 6   Friday   Commencement - Graduate Students
May 7   Saturday   Commencement - Undergraduate Students
May 9   Monday   All grades due (10:00 AM)

Spring 8 Week Session Dates

January 10 Tuesday First 8 Week Begins
February 4 Friday Last Day to Withdraw
March 4 Friday First 8 Week Ends
March 7 Monday Last 8 Week Begins
April 1 Friday Last Day to Withdraw
May 6 Friday Last 8 Week Ends

 

 

 

 

* 8 Week Session students do not observe Spring Break

Summer 2021

NOTE: Pay close attention to start and end dates of various summer courses. Summer session term dates can be found on the Registrar’s web page.

May 9 - 24   Monday - Tuesday   Mini-mester term
June 1   Wednesday   Classes begin for 9 and first 4.5-week term
June 1 - August 4   Wednesday - Thursday   9-week term
June 1 - July 1   Wednesday - Friday   First 4.5-week term
July 4   Monday   Observation of Independence Day Holiday (University closed)
July 5   Tuesday   Classes begin for second 4.5-week term
July 5   Tuesday   Deadline to apply to graduate in August
July 5 - August 4   Tuesday - Thursday   Second 4.5-week term
Various Dates   Last day of each course  

Final exams