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University Academic Calendar

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Fall, Winter and Spring Semesters

See the Summer Semester Academic Calendar

See a Printable 2021-2022 Academic Calendar

Academic Year
Fall semester 2021
Fall classes begin Aug 25 (Wed.)
Deadline for application to graduate Sept. 5
Official fall census Sept. 7
Mass of the Holy Spirit Aug 29 (Sun. at 8 p.m.)
Labor Day - no classes (Mon.) Sept. 6
Undergraduate classes canceled  Sept. 24
Fall mid-term conferral date (Sat.) Oct. 16
Fall mid-term exams (Mon.-Sat.) Oct. 18-22
Fall Break  Oct. 28-29 
Fall mid-term grades due by 5 p.m. Oct. 26
Thanksgiving - no classes Nov. 24-26
Fall classes end Dec. 10
Fall study days N/A
Fall final exams  Dec. 13-17
Fall Commencement Dec. 18
Fall degree conferral (Sat.) Dec. 18
Fall final grades due by 5 p.m. Dec. 21
Winter semester 2021-2022
Winter four-week and five-week sessions begin Dec. 20
Winter four-week session ends Jan. 16
Winter five-week session ends N/A
Winter degree conferral (Sat.) Jan. 15
Spring semester 2022
Spring classes begin Jan. 18 (Tues)
Deadline for application to graduate Jan. 30
Official spring census Jan. 31
Spring mid-term exams (Mon.-Sat.) March 7-11
Spring break - no classes March 14-18
Spring mid-term grades due by 5 p.m. (Tues.) March 15
Spring mid-term conferral date (Sat.) March 19
Good Friday - no classes April 14-15
Easter break - no classes April 18
Spring classes end (Mon.) May 9
Spring study day (Tues.) May 10
Spring final exams (Wed-Tues.) May 11-17
Spring final grades due by 5 p.m. May 19
Graduation events May 19-20
Spring commencement (Sat.) May 21
Spring degree conferral (Sat.) May 21


Summer Semester

Academic Year
Summer semester 2022
First three, four, six, eight and twelve-week session classes begin (Mon.) May 23
Memorial Day (Mon.) - No classes May 30
First three-week classes end June 12
Juneteenth - No classes June 20
First four-week classes end June 19
Summer degree conferral No. 1 (Wed.) June 18 (Sat.)
Second eight-week session classes begin (Tues.) June 21
First six-week classes end July 1
Fourth of July - No classes July 4 (Mon.)
Second six-week session classes begin July 5
Summer degree conferral No. 2 (Wed.) July 9 (Sat.)
Second five-week session classes begin July 11
Second four-week session classes begin July 18
Second three-week session classes begin July 25
Summer degree conferral No. 3 (Wed.) July 30 (Sat.)
Summer classes end  August 14
Summer degree conferral No. 4 (Wed.) August 20 (Sat.)