Academic Calendar Fall 2020-Summer 2021

*Calendars/dates may be subject to change

 

Fall 2020 August 17, 2020-December 8, 2020
August 6 (Thursday) Deadline to pay Fall 2020 fees before cancellation
August 16 (Sunday) Last day to withdraw before fee obligation
August 17 (Monday) Classes begin
August 21 (Friday) Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit
August 23 (Sunday) Last day to register in day or evening classes, to add a subject or change sections
August 24 (Monday) Late fee begins
August 24-28 (Monday-Friday) Registration adds for seniors, graduate students and for contract courses. No new registrations.
August 30 (Sunday) Last day to drop a class before a W (withdrawal) is recorded
August 30 (Sunday) Virtual Commencement Ceremony for May and August 2020 Graduates
September 7 (Monday) Instructional day for classes with Monday meeting times. Formerly Labor Day Holiday.
September 28-October 9 (Monday-Friday) Faculty notify undergraduate students of mid-term grades
October 12-13 (Monday-Tuesday) Instructional days for classes with Monday (10/12) or Tuesday (10/13) meeting times.  Formerly Fall Break.
October 15 (Thursday) Deadline to submit graduation applications for May 2021
October 26 (Monday) Last day for official withdrawal from any class with a W
November 9-13 (Monday-Friday) Spring 2021 priority registration
November 21 (Saturday) Last day of classes for fall semester
November 22-29 (Sunday -Sunday) Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
November 30 -December 1 (Monday-Tuesday) Reading Days (asynchronous online courses only may schedule a final exam on these days)
December 2-8 (Wednesday-Tuesday) Final Examinations - All final exams conducted online
December 12 (Saturday) Virtual Graduate Student Commencement Ceremony (All Colleges)
December 12 (Saturday) Virtual Undergraduate Student Commencement Ceremony
(All Colleges)
December 12 (Saturday) Degree conferral date for December graduates
December 14 (Monday) Deadline for faculty to submit grade changes to Registrar for Spring and Summer incompletes
December 14 (Monday) Grades due from faculty by 9:00 am
Fall Part of Term I Fall Part of Term II Fall 2020 Parts of Term
August 6 (Thursday) August 6 (Thursday) Deadline to pay Fall 2020 fees before cancellation
August 16 (Sunday) October 5 (Monday) Last day to withdraw before fee obligation
August 17 (Monday) October 6 (Tuesday) Classes begin
August 19 (Wednesday October 8 (Thursday) Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit
August 19 (Wednesday) October 8 (Thursday) Last day to register in day or evening classes, to add a subject or change sections
August 20 (Thursday) October 9 (Friday) Late fee begins
August 20 (Thursday) October 9 (Friday) Last day to drop a class before a W (withdrawal) is recorded
September 7 (Monday) N/A Instructional day for classes with Monday meeting times. Formerly Labor Day Holiday
N/A October 12-13 (Monday-Tuesday) Instructional days for classes with Monday (10/12) or Tuesday (10/13) meeting times.  Formerly Fall Break
September 9-11 (Wednesday-Friday) October 30-November 3 (Friday-Tuesday) Faculty notify undergraduate students of mid-term grades
September 15 (Tuesday) November 5 (Thursday) Last day for official withdrawal from any class with a W
October 5 (Monday) November 20-21 (Friday-Saturday) Final Examinations
October 5 (Monday) November 21 (Saturday) Last day of classes for fall semester
N/A November 22-29 (Sunday-Sunday) Thanksgiving Break
October 7 (Wednesday) December 14 (Monday) Grades due from faculty by 9:00 am
December 14 (Monday) December 14 (Monday) Deadline for faculty to submit grade changes to Registrar for Spring and Summer incompletes
Spring 2021 January 19-May 4, 2021
December 14, 2020 (Monday) Deadline to pay Spring 2021 fees before cancellation
January 18 (Monday) Holiday
January 18 (Monday) Last day to withdraw before fee obligation
January 19 (Tuesday) Classes begin
January 19 (Tuesday) Late fee begins
January 25 (Monday) Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit
January 25 (Monday) Last day to register in day or evening classes, to add a subject or change sections
January 26-29 (Tuesday-Friday) Registration adds for seniors, graduate students and for contract courses. No new registrations.
February 1 (Monday) Last day to drop a class before a W (withdrawal) is recorded
March 1-12 (Monday-Friday) Faculty notify undergraduate student of mid-term grades
March 8-14 (Monday-Sunday) Instructional Days. Formerly Spring Break.
March 15 (Monday) Deadline to submit graduation applications for August 2021
March 29 (Monday) Last day for official withdrawal from any class with a W
April 2 (Friday) Spring Holiday
April 26 (Monday) Last day of classes for Spring semester
April 27 (Tuesday) Reading Day
April 28-May 4 (Wednesday-Tuesday) Final Examinations
TBD Graduate Student Commencement if maintenance of public health is possible (Ceremony All Colleges)
TBD Undergraduate Student Commencement if maintenance of public health is possible (College of Arts and Science; College of Engineering and Computer Science)
TBD Undergraduate Student Commencement if maintenance of public health is possible (Gary W. Rollins College of Business; College of Health, Education and Professional Studies)
May 8 (Saturday) Degree conferral date for May graduates
May 10 (Monday) Deadline for faculty to submit grade changes to Registrar for Fall incompletes
May 10 (Monday) Grades due from faculty by 9:00 am
Spring Part of Term I Spring Part of Term II Spring 2021 Parts of Term
December 14, 2020 (Monday) December 14, 2020 (Monday) Deadline to pay Spring 2021 fees before cancellation
January 18 (Monday) March 8 (Monday) Last day to withdraw before fee obligation
January 19 (Tuesday) March 9 (Tuesday) Classes begin
January 19 (Tuesday) March 9 (Tuesday) Late fee begins
January 21 (Thursday) March 11 (Thursday) Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit
January 21 (Thursday) March 11 (Thursday) Last day to register in day or evening classes, to add a subject or change sections
January22 (Friday) March 12 (Friday) Last day to drop before a W (withdrawal) is recorded
N/A March 8-14 (Monday-Sunday) Instructional Days. Formerly Spring Break.
February 11-15 (Thursday-Monday) March 31-April 2 (Wednesday-Friday) Faculty notify undergraduate students of mid-term grades
N/A April 2 (Friday) Instructional Day. Formerly Spring Holiday
February 17 (Wednesday) April 6 (Tuesday) Last day for official withdrawal from any class with a W
March 8 (Monday) April 26 (Monday) Last day of Spring semester
March 8 (Monday) April 26 (Monday) Final Examinations
March 10 (Wednesday) May 10 (Monday) Grades due from faculty by 9:00 am
May 10 (Monday) May 10 (Monday) Deadline for faculty to submit grade changes to Registrar for Fall incompletes
Summer Long Term Summer 2021 Long Term
May 12 (Wednesday)  Deadline to pay Summer 2021 fees before cancellation
May 18 (Tuesday) Last day to withdraw before fee obligation
May 19 (Wednesday) Classes begin
May 19 (Wednesday) Late fee begins
May 25 (Tuesday) Last day to register or change registration
May 25 (Tuesday) Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit
May 25 (Tuesday) Last day to drop a class before a W (withdrawal) is recorded
May 31 (Monday) Holiday
June 23-29 (Wednesday - Tuesday) Faculty notify undergraduate students of midterm grades
July 5 (Monday) Holiday
July 9 (Friday) Last day for official withdrawal from any class with a W
August 3 (Tuesday) Classes end
August 3 (Tuesday) Final Examinations
August 5 (Thursday) Grades due from faculty by 9:00 am
Augusut 7 (Saturday) August Degrees awarded - no ceremony
Summer Part of Term I Summer Part of Term II Summer 2021 Parts of Term
May 12 (Wednesday) May 12 (Wednesday) Deadline to pay Summer 2021 fees before cancellation
May 18 (Tuesday) June 27 (Sunday) Last day to withdraw before fee obligation
May 19 (Wednesday) June 28 (Monday) Classes begin
May 19 (Wednesday) June 28 (Monday) Late fee begins
May 21 (Friday) June 30 (Wednesday) Last day to register or change registration
May 21 (Friday) June 30 (Wednesday) Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit
May 22 (Saturday) July 1 (Thursday) Last day to drop a class before a W (withdrawal) is recorded
May 31 (Monday) July 5 (Monday) Holiday
June 8-11 (Tuesday - Friday) July 20-23 (Tuesday-Friday) Faculty notify undergraduate students of midterm grades
June 14 (Monday) July 26 (Monday) Last day for official withdrawal from any class with a W
June 25 (Friday) August 3 (Tuesday) Classes end
June 25 (Friday) August 3 (Tuesday) Final Examinations
June 28 (Monday) August 5 (Thursday) Grades due from faculty by 9:00 am
August 7 (Saturday) August 7 (Saturday) August Degrees awarded - no ceremony