Mark your calendars.
Check out all significant dates for the undergraduate and graduate academic programs. 

Academic Calendar 2021-2022
Undergraduate Programs
Fall 2021
New students arrive Aug 17 
Orientation Aug 17 - 22
Returning students arrive Aug 20 - 22
New student registration Aug 20 
Classes begin Aug 23
Deadline for schedule changes (Drop/Add) Aug 27
Academic Travel Oct 16 - 30
November break Nov 1 
Advising & registration Nov 2 - 12
Withdrawal deadline Nov 19
Last day of classes Dec 3
Reading days Dec 4 - 5
Final exams Dec 6 - 10
Residence halls close (all students)* Dec 12
Offices closed Dec 20 - 31

(Last business day Friday, December 17; offices reopen Monday, January 3. The offices will also be closed on January 6, 2022.)

                                   Spring 2022
January Term (J Term) Jan 3 - 14
New students arrive Jan 13
Orientation  Jan 13 - 16
Returning students arrive  Jan 14 - 16
New student registration  Jan 14
Classes begin Jan 17
Deadline for schedule changes (Drop/Add) Jan 21
February break Feb 18
Academic Travel Mar 5 - 19
Advising and registration  Mar 21 - Apr 1
University Day (class will not be held as students will participate in scheduled events) Apr  13
Withdrawal deadline Apr 15
Easter break  Apr 18
Last day of classes Apr 29
Reading days Apr 30 - May 1
Senior presentations May 2 - 3
Final exams May 4 - 10
Residence halls close (non-graduating students)* May 13
Residence halls close (graduating students)* May 17
Commencement  May 14

Please note: Calendar dates are binding. Late arrivals and early departures are not permitted.
*Residence Halls close at noon on the closing date.

Graduate Programs
Fall 2021
New students arrive Aug 17
Orientation Aug 17 - 20
Classes begin Aug 23
Mid-Semester break Oct 18 - 22
November break  Nov 1
Last day of classes Dec 10 
Offices closed Dec 20 - 31

(Last business day Friday, December 17; offices reopen Monday, January 3. The offices will also be closed on January 6, 2022.)  

Spring 2022
January interim term Jan 3 - 14
Spring classes begin Jan 17
February break Feb 18 
Mid-Semester break Mar 8 - 12
University Day Apr 13
Easter break Apr 18 
Last day of classes May 6
Commencement  May 14
Practical experience May 17 - Jun 29

Please note: Calendar dates are binding. Late arrivals and early departures are not permitted.