Undergraduate Programs

Academic Year 2020-2021 Fall 2020 Spring 2021
New Students Arrive Aug. 18 Jan. 14
Orientation Aug. 18 - 23 Jan. 14 - 17
Returning Students Arrive Aug. 21 Jan. 15
New Student Registration Aug. 21 Jan. 15
Classes Begin Aug. 24 Jan. 18
Deadline for Schedule Changes (Drop/Add) Aug. 28 Jan. 22
February Break NA Feb. 19
Academic Travel Oct. 17 - 31 Mar. 6 - 20
Advising & Registration Nov. 2 - 13 Mar. 22 - Apr. 2
Easter Break NA Apr. 5
University Day
Classes will not be held as students are expected to
participate in scheduled events
NA Apr. 14
Withdrawal Deadline Nov. 20 Apr. 16
Thanksgiving Break Nov. 27 NA
Last Day of Classes Dec. 4 April 30
Reading Days Dec. 5 - 6 May 1 - 2
Senior Presentations NA May 3 - 4
Final Exams
Make up exams will be held on the last day of the exam period.
Dec. 7 - 11 May 5 - 11
Residence Halls Close (non-graduating students)* Dec. 13 May 14
Residence Halls Close (graduating students)* Dec. 13 May 17
Commencement NA May 16
Offices Closed Dec. 23, 2020 -
Jan. 6, 2021
NA
 

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 2020
New students arrive Aug. 18
Orientation Aug. 18 - 23
Classes begin Aug. 24
Mid-Semester Break Oct. 19 - 23
Thanksgiving Break Nov. 27 (Fri)
Last day of classes Dec. 12 (Sat)
Offices closed Dec. 23 2020 - Jan. 6 2020
   
Spring 2021
New students arrive Jan. 14
Orientation Jan. 14 - 15
Returning students arrive Jan. 15 
Classes begin Jan. 18
February Break Feb. 19
Easter Break Apr. 5
University Day Apr. 14
Last Day of Classes May 12
Commencement May 16
Practical Experience May 18 - Jun. 30

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