Fall 2021

Academic Calendar for Fall 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 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Fall 2021 (est)
October 11-12 Fall Break (Graduate and professional programs may elect not to observe this)
Mid-October Registration begins for Spring and Summer (exact dates TBA)
November 10 Last day to withdraw from a Fall course or to withdraw completely from ALL Fall courses without academic penalty
November 10 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 2022

Academic Calendar for Spring 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)
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 2022 - 14-Week Term (CHS)

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)
July 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Summer 2022 (est)
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)

Summer 2022 - 12-Week Term (CHS)

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)
July 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Summer 2022 (est)
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 2022 - 10-Week Term (aka Summer III)

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)
July 1 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Summer 2022 (est)
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)