Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

Note: The academic calendar is subject to change.

On-ground Evening Session 1 Courses
Date
First Day of Class 8/23/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/27/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 9/15/2021
Last Day of Class 10/8/2021
On-ground Evening Session 2 Courses
Date
First Day of Class 10/18/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 10/22/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 11/10/2021
Last Day of Class 12/3/2021
On-ground Graduate & Nursing (All Levels) Health Science Programs
Date
First Day of Class 8/23/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/27/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 10/13/2021
Last Day of Class 12/3/2021
Final Exam Period 11/29- 12/3/2021
Session 1 Online Courses
Date
First Day of Class 8/23/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/27/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 9/15/2021
Last Day of Class 10/8/2021
Session 2 Online Courses
Date
First Day of Class 10/18/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 10/22/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 11/10/2021
Last Day of Class 12/3/2021
Full-term Online Classes
Date
First Day of Class 8/23/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/27/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 10/13/2021
Last Day of Class 12/3/2021
Undergraduate Full-Term Day
Date
First Day of Class 8/23/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/27/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 10/13/2021
Last Day of Class 11/19/2021
Final Exam Period 11/20-24/2021
Theatre Full-Term
Date
First Day of Class 8/16/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/27/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 10/13/2021
Last Day of Class 11/19/2021
Final Exam Period 11/20-24/2021
Weekend
Date
First Day of Class 8/27/2021
Last Day of Drop/Add 8/30/2021
Last Day to Drop with a W 10/13/2021
Last Day of Class 11/28/2021
Labor Day Sept. 6
Day Class Fall Break Oct. 14-15
Thanksgiving Holidays Nov. 24-26
Summer/Fall graduation application deadline Sept. 15
Holiday Break faculty/staff) Dec. 20-Jan. 2
Spring graduation application deadline Jan.15
Fall Graduation Dec 10. See the graduation page
for detailed information.
Official First Day of Session
Full-term Aug. 23
Session 1 Aug. 23
Weekend Aug. 27
Session 2 Oct. 18
Last Day to Drop Without Penalty
Full-term (Last day to drop or add) Aug. 27
Session 1 (Last day to drop or add) Aug. 27
Weekend (Last day to drop or add) Aug. 30
Session 2 (Last day to drop or add) Oct. 22
Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W
Session 1 Sept. 15
Full-term Oct. 13
Weekend Oct. 13
Session 2 Nov. 10
Last Day of Classes/Final Exams
Day – Last Day
Day – Final Exams
Full Term – Last Day
Nov. 23
Nov. 29 – Dec. 3
Dec. 3
Weekend Nov. 21 **
Session 1 Oct. 8
Session 2 Dec. 3
** Last day class will meet. However coursework may be required (through Canvas, etc.) through the end of the semester, Dec. 3.