Revised 9/23/21

Fall Term 2021

Academic Calendar for Fall Term 2021
Date Event
August 30 Classes Begin for ALL Graduate College of Health Sciences (CHS) programs (Monday)
August 31 University Convocation
September 3 Last day to add/drop a Fall course(s) (Friday)
September 6 Labor Day Holiday (University Closed)
October 11-12 Fall Break (Graduate and professional programs may elect not to observe this)
October 15 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Fall 2021
October 20 Registration begins for Spring and Summer terms
(Note: Registration continues until the last day to add/drop for each term)
November 11 Last day to withdraw from a Fall course or to withdraw completely from ALL Fall courses without academic penalty
November 11 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current semester
Nov 24-26 Thanksgiving Holidays (University Closed Nov 25-26; no classes meet Nov 24)
December 9 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
December 10 Study Day (Friday)
December 13-16 Final Exams (Monday-Thursday)
December 18 Fall Commencement (Saturday)
December 20 Final Grades Due (Monday, 12 noon)

Spring Term 2022

Academic Calendar for Spring Term 2022
Date Event
January 3 Classes Begin for Pharmacy APPEs (Monday)
January 10 Classes Begin for ALL Other Graduate College of Health Sciences (CHS) programs (Monday)
January 14 Last day to add/drop a Spring course(s) for ALL programs (Friday)
January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed)
February 2 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Spring 2022
March 7-11 Spring Break (Some academic programs may choose not to take this break)
Mid-March Registration begins for Fall term (exact dates TBA)
(Note: Registration continues until the last day to add/drop for each term)
April 7 Last day to withdraw from a Spring course OR to completely withdraw from all Spring courses without academic penalty
April 7 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course taken in the current semester 
April 18 Easter Monday (University Closed)
April 21 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
April 22 Study Day (Friday)
April 25-28 Final Exams (Monday-Thursday)
April 9-May 1 Commencement Ceremonies (Friday-Sunday)
May 3 Final Grades Due (Tuesday)

Summer Terms 2022

May Term 2022 (3 weeks)

[inclusion of May Term does not guarantee Grad CHS will offer May classes]
Academic Calendar for 3-week May Term 2022
Date Event
May 5 Classes Begin (Thursday)
May 9 Last day to add or drop a May Term course(s) (Monday)
May 9 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in semester repeated course is taken (undergraduate only)
May 16 Last day to withdraw from a May Term course OR to withdraw completely from ALL May Term courses without academic penalty
May 16 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current term
May 26 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
May 27 Final Exams (Friday)
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)
May 31 Final Grades Due (Tuesday)

14-Week Summer Term 2022

Academic Calendar for 14-Week Summer Term 2022
for Pharmacy and Physician Assistant Studies
Date Event
May 9 Classes Begin (Monday)
May 13 Last Day to add or drop a 14-Week Summer Term course(s) (Friday)
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)
June 20 Juneteenth Holiday (University Closed)
July 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Summer 2022
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (University Closed)
July 15 Last day to withdraw from a 14-Week Summer Term course OR to withdraw completely from ALL 14-Week Summer Term courses without academic penalty
July 15 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course taken in the current term
August 10 Last Day of Classes (Wednesday)
August 11-12 Final Exams (Thursday-Friday)
August 16 Final Grades Due (Tuesday)

12-Week Summer Term 2022

Academic Calendar for 12-Week Summer 2022 Term
(excluding Pharmacy and Physician Assistant Studies)
Date Event
May 16 Classes Begin (Monday)
May 20 Last Day to add or drop a 12-Week Summer Term course(s) (Friday)
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)
June 20 Juneteenth Holiday (University Closed)
July 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Summer 2022
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (University Closed)
July 15 Last day to withdraw from a 12-Week Summer Term course OR to withdraw completely from ALL 12-Week Summer Term courses without academic penalty
July 15 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course taken in the current term
August 3 Last Day of Classes (Wednesday)
August 4-5 Final Exams (Thursday-Friday)
August 8 Final Grades Due (Monday)

Summer III 2022 (10 Weeks)

[inclusion of Sum III Term does not guarantee Grad CHS will offer Sum III classes]
Academic Calendar for Summer III 2022 (10 Weeks)
Date Event
June 1 Classes begin (Wednesday)
June 3 Last day to add or drop a Summer III (10-wk) course(s) (Friday)
June 20 Juneteenth Holiday (University Closed)
July 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Summer 2022
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (University Closed)
July 21 Last day to withdraw from a Summer III (10-wk) course OR to withdraw completely from ALL Summer III (10-wk) courses without academic penalty
July 21 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course taken in the current term
August 4 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
August 5 Final Exams (Friday)
August 8 Final Grades Due (Monday)