2020-2021 Academic Calendar

(This calendar does not pertain to the Law School or the Online Graduate Courses Calendar)

This calendar is subject to revision based on COVID-19 - related circumstances.

Spring Semester 2021


Spring Faculty Conference
Thursday, January 14
LeAD Event for Faculty  Friday, January 15 (10am to Noon)
Residence Halls Open

Saturday, January 16 for New Residents

Sunday, January 17 for Current Students

New Student Orientation Sunday, January 17
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday Monday, January 18
Classes Begin Tuesday, January 19 
Last Day to Add Wednesday, January 27
Last Day to Drop Friday, January 29
Presidents’ Day Holiday Monday, February 15
Incompletes Revert to Provisional Grades Friday, February 19
Mid-semester Reading Days Thursday, March 11 & Friday, March 12
Mid-semester Grades Due in Registrar’s Office Tuesday, March 16
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course Thursday, April 1
Good Friday Holiday Friday, April 2
Easter Holiday Monday, April 5
Academic Honors Convocation Tuesday, April 20 (Ceremony 3:30pm)
Reading/Study Days Saturday, May 1 – Monday, May 3
Last Week of Semester Tuesday, May 4 - Friday, May 7
Commencement Mass Saturday, May 8
Graduate School Commencement Saturday, May 8
Undergraduate Commencement Sunday, May 9
Grades Due in Registrar’s Office Wednesday, May 12

Summer 2021


First Session Begins Monday, May 17
First Session Ends Friday, June 25
Second Session Begins Monday, June 28
Second Session Ends Friday, August 6
Summer Begins Monday, May 17
Summer Ends Friday, August 6

Approved by Academic Council 11-27-2017