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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

Residence Halls Open

22 Friday

Orientation for Transfer, New, and Re-Entering Students / 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 5:00 p.m.

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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