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University Academic Calendar

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Fall, Winter and Spring Semesters

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See a printable 2020-2021 Academic Calendar

See a printable 2021-2022 Academic Calendar

Academic Year
2020-2021
2021-2022
Fall semester 2020 2021
Fall classes begin Aug. 17 (Mon.) Aug 25 (Wed.)
Deadline for application to graduate Aug. 28 N/A
Official fall census Aug. 31 Sept. 7
Mass of the Holy Spirit Sept. 6, 8 p.m. N/A
Labor Day (Mon.) - Classes will be held Sept. 7 Sept. 6 (No Classes)
Fall mid-term conferral date (Sat.) Oct. 10 Oct. 16
Fall mid-term exams (Mon.-Sat.) Oct. 12-17 Oct. 18-22
Fall Break  Oct. 20 Oct. 28-29 
Fall mid-term grades due by 5 p.m. Oct. 20 N/A
Thanksgiving - no classes N/A Nov. 24-26
Fall classes end Nov. 24 Dec. 10
Fall study days Nov. 25-29 N/A
Fall final exams (administered online) Nov. 30-Dec. 4 Dec. 13-17
Fall Commencement Postponed Dec. 18
Fall degree conferral (Sat.) Dec. 5 Dec. 18
Fall final grades due by 5 p.m. Dec. 8 N/A
Winter semester 2021 2022
Winter 4-Week and 5-Week Sessions begin Dec. 14 N/A
Winter 4-Week Session ends Jan. 10 Jan. 14
Winter 5-Week Session ends Jan. 17 Jan. 14
Winter degree conferral (Sat.) Jan. 16 N/A
Spring semester 2021 2022
Spring Classes begin (Thurs.) Jan. 28 Jan. 18
Deadline for Application to Graduate Feb. 14 N/A
Official spring census Feb. 15 Jan. 31
February Break (Weds.) - no classes Feb. 17 N/A
March Break (Thurs.) - no classes March 11 N/A
Spring mid-term exams (Mon.-Sat.) March 15-20 March 7-11
Spring Break - no classes N//A March 14-18
Spring mid-term grades due by 5 p.m. (Tues.) March 23 N/A
Spring mid-term conferral date (Sat.) March 20 March 19
Good Friday - no classes April 2 April 14-15
Easter Break - no classes N/A April 18
Spring classes end (Mon.) May 10 May 9
Spring study day (Tues.) May 11 May 10
Spring final exams (Wed-Tues.) May 12-18 May 11-17
Spring final grades due by 5 p.m. May 20 N/A
Graduation Events N/A May 19-20
Spring Commencement (Sat.) May 22 May 21
Spring degree conferral (Sat.) May 22 May 21

 

Summer Semester

Academic Year
2020-2021
2021-2022
Summer semester 2021 2022
First three, four, six, eight and twelve-week session classes begin (Mon.) May 24 May 23
Memorial Day (Mon.) - No classes May 31 May 30
First 3-week classes end N/A June 10
First 4-week classes end N/A June 17
Summer degree conferral No. 1 (Wed.) June 23 June 18 (Sat.)
Second eight-week session classes begin (Mon.) June 21 June 20
First 6-week classes end N/A July 1
Fourth of July - No classes July 5 (Mon.) July 4 (Mon.)
Second six-week session classes begin July 6 July 5
Summer degree conferral No. 2 (Wed.) July 7 July 9 (Sat.)
Second five-week session classes begin July 12 July 11
Second four-week session classes begin July 19 July 18
Second three-week session classes begin July 26 July 25
Summer degree conferral No. 3 (Wed.) July 21 July 30 (Sat.)
Summer classes end  August 13 August 12
Summer degree conferral No. 4 (Wed.) August 18 August 20 (Sat.)