Registrar

Academic Calendar

For a listing of Academic dates and deadlines and other events on campus, please visit the Campus Calendar.

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2020-2021

SUMMER 2020


Monday Jun. 22 Summer Classes start (BIO/PSY 210 begins June 16)


Friday Jul. 10 Fall Course offerings updated with mode of instruction (in-person, online, hybrid) including new course offerings (Minerva's Online and Experiential) Link to offerings will be emailed to all students


Friday Jul. 10 Summer academic advising begins for Fall 2020 courses


Friday Jul. 17 Deadline for returning students to indicate their plan to be in person or remote for fall term courses and last day to commit to on-campus housing


Friday Jul. 17 Last day to withdraw from a summer course with a "W"


Monday-Friday Jul. 20-22 Add/drop period begins for returning students. Students will be assigned an appointment day and time when their window to register opens


Wednesday Jul. 29 Last day of summer classes for MW courses


Thursday Jul. 30 Last day of summer classes for TTh courses


Friday Jul. 31 Last day to declare a course pass/fail (12:00 noon)


Friday Aug. 7 Summer grades due to Registrar's Office


Monday Aug. 10 Last day for AOP Summer Program students to declare a course pass/fail (12:00 noon)


FALL TERM 2020


Wednesday-Friday Sep. 2-4 International Student Orientation


Saturday Sep. 5 Residence halls open for New Students and new Transfer students only


Saturday-Tuesday Sep. 5-8 New Students and Transfer Student orientation.


Tuesday Sep. 8 New Students & Transfer Student advising and schedule adjustments


Tuesday Sep. 8 Residence halls and houses open for upperclass students


Wednesday Sep. 9 Fall term classes begin; add/drop starts


Wednesday-Friday Sep. 9-11 Off-campus and commuter students data verification


Tuesday Sep. 15 Last day to add/drop without a late fee


Tuesday Sep. 15 Last day to add an open course without instructor's written approval


Tuesday Sep. 22 Last day to drop a course without a "W"


Tuesday Sep. 22 Last day to finalize fall class schedule, with instructor permission to add class


Tuesday Sep. 29 Last day to declare a course "Pass-Fail"


Friday Oct. 9 Winter term course schedule available online


Monday-Friday Oct. 12-30 Academic advising for winter term courses; students consult with faculty advisers


Saturday-Tuesday Oct. 17-20 Petition course sign-up


Wednesday-Monday Oct. 21-26 Faculty Review and Petition Course Approval


Tuesday-Thursday Oct. 27-29 Petition Course Acceptance


Monday Nov. 2 Graduation application due for Class of 2021


Monday-Thursday Nov. 2-5 Winter term prescheduling appointments


Tuesday Nov. 3 Last day to drop a course with a "W"


Tuesday Nov. 17 Fall term classes end


Wednesday Nov. 18 Reading period


Thursday Nov. 19 Fall term exams begin


Tuesday Nov. 24 Fall term exams end


Wednesday Nov. 25 Residence halls and houses close


Wednesday Dec. 2 Fall term grades due


WINTER TERM 2021


Sunday Jan. 3 Residence halls and houses open


Monday Jan. 4 Winter classes begin; add/drop starts


Monday-Wednesday Jan. 4-6 Off-campus & commuter student data verification


Friday Jan. 8 Last day to add an open course without instructor's written approval


Friday Jan. 8 Last day to add/drop without a late fee


Friday Jan. 15 Last day to drop a course without a "W"


Friday Jan. 15 Last day to finalize winter class schedule, with instructor permission to add a class


Friday Jan. 22 Last day to declare a course "Pass-Fail"


Friday Feb. 5 Spring term course schedule available online


Monday-Friday Feb. 8-26 Academic advising for spring term courses; students consult with faculty advisers


Saturday-Tuesday Feb. 13-16 Petition course sign-up


Wednesday-Monday Feb. 17-22 Faculty Review and Petition Course Approval


Tuesday-Thursday Feb. 23-25 Petition Course Acceptance


Friday Feb. 26 Last day to drop a course with a "W"


Monday-Thursday Mar. 1-4 Spring term prescheduling appointments


Friday Mar. 12 Winter term classes end


Monday Mar. 15 Winter term exams begin


Thursday Mar. 18 Winter term exams end


Friday Mar. 19 Residence halls and houses close


Monday Mar. 22 Winter grades due


SPRING TERM 2021


Sunday Mar. 28 Residence halls and houses open


Monday Mar. 29 Spring term classes begin; add/drop starts


Monday-Wednesday Mar. 29-31 Off campus & commuter student data verification


Friday Apr. 2 Last day to add an open course without instructor's written approval


Friday Apr. 2 Last day to add/drop without a late fee


Friday Apr. 9 Last day to drop a course without a "W" and to finalize spring schedule


Friday Apr. 9 Last day to finalize spring class schedule, with instructor permission to add a class


Friday Apr. 16 Last day to declare a course "Pass-Fail"


Friday Apr. 30 Fall term course schedule available online


Monday May 3-21 Academic advising for fall term courses; students consult with faculty advisers


Saturday-Tuesday May 8-11 Petition course sign-up


Monday May 10 Registration begins for summer classes


Wednesday-Monday May 12-17 Faculty Review and Petition Course Approval


Tuesday-Thursday May 18-20 Petition Course Acceptance


Friday May 21 Last day to drop a course with a "W"


Monday-Wednesday May 24-26 Fall term prescheduling appointments


Friday Jun. 4 Spring term classes end


Monday Jun. 7 Spring term exams begin


Thursday Jun. 10 Spring term exams end


Friday Jun. 11 Residence halls and houses close at 3:00 p.m. for students not involved in Commencement


Sunday Jun. 13 Commencement


Sunday Jun. 13 Residence halls and houses close at 6:00 p.m.


Monday Jun. 14 Registration ends for summer classes


Wednesday Jun. 16 Spring grades due


Monday Jun. 21 Summer classes begin