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Academic Calendar

Updated 6/12/20

Day Program - First Semester (Fall 2020)


10-14 Monday-Friday

Pre-term Meetings

14 Friday

Orientation (Session III) for NEW Students  / First-Year Students Arrive / Residence Halls Open


Welcome Week for All NEW Students

16 Sunday

 Upper-class Students Arrive

17 Monday

Transfer Registration / FIRST-YEAR Students Register / Opening Convocation

18 Tuesday

Classes Begin

26 Wednesday

Last Day to Add a Class by 4PM / Last Day to File for December & January Graduation


7 Monday 

Labor Day Holiday / No Classes

28 Monday

Last Day to Remove "I" Grades Outstanding from Spring or Summer


5 Monday  

Progress Reports Due

23 Friday

Last Day to Drop a Class by 4PM / Credit by Exam for Fall 2020 Must Be On File in Registrar's Office

26-29 Monday-Thursday

Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester

30 Friday

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal


6-8 Friday-Sunday

Homecoming 2020 (VIRTUAL)

24 Tuesday

Last Day of On-Campus Classes / Residence Halls close at 7:00 p.m.

25-29 Wednesday-Sunday

Thanksgiving Break


30-Dec 4 Monday-Friday

Final Exams (Online)

7 Monday

All Grades are Due by NOON

11 Friday     

Winter Term Begins

24-25 Thursday-Friday  

Christmas Holiday/College Closed

31 Thursday

New Year's Eve/College Closed


Winter Term 2020-2021


Dec. 11 Friday

Winter Term Classes Begin

14 Monday

Last Day to Add a Winter Term Class by 4PM

23 Wednesday

Last Day to Drop a Winter Term Class by 4PM


Jan. 7 Thursday

Last Day of Winter Term Classes / Winter Term Grades are Due by 4PM

Day Program - Second Semester (Spring 2021)


1 Friday

New Year's Day/College Closed

11 Monday

(Senior-level Nursing Courses begin, online only until January 25)

20 Wednesday

Last Day to file for May and August Graduation

21 Thursday

Orientation for Transfer, New, and Re-Entering Students / Residence Halls Open

22 Friday

Registration for New Students / Advising for Returning Students

25 Monday

Classes Begin


3 Wednesday

Last Day to Add a Course by 4PM

22 Monday

Last Day to Remove "I" Grades Outstanding from Fall and Winter Semester


22 Monday

Progress Reports are due.

25 Thursday

Last Day to Drop a Class by 4PM/Credit by Exam for Spring 2020 must be on file in the Registrar's Office

29-April 1 Monday-Thursday

Registration for Summer Session and Fall Semester 2021


1 Thursday

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal

2-4 Friday-Sunday

Easter Break / College Closed

5 Monday

Classes Resume

22 Thursday

Awards Convocation

28 Wednesday

Study Day


4 Tuesday

Last Day of Classes

5 Wednesday

Study Day

6-11 Thursday-Tuesday

Final Exams

12 Wednesday

Residence Halls close for non-graduating students at 12:00 noon.

12 Wednesday

All Grades Due by NOON

13 Thursday

Senior Investiture

14 Friday


15 Saturday

Commencement / Residence Halls close for all graduating students at 5:00 p.m.

Summer Sessions 2021

View the summer term calendar for session dates.




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