Fall 2020

Academic Calendar for Fall 2020
Date Event
August 24 Classes Begin for Fall for Undergraduate day and non-CHS Graduate programs
August 24 Classes Begin for Professional Studies Fall Term A
August 25 Virtual University Convocation
August 28 Last day to add/drop a Fall or Fall Term A course(s)
August 28 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in semester repeated course is taken (undergraduate only)
September 7 Labor Day, but the University is open as usual and classes will meet
September 11 Last day to withdraw from a Fall Term A course or to completely withdraw from ALL Fall Term A courses without academic penalty 
September 11 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in Fall Term A
September 16 Registration re-opens for Fall Term B
October 5-12 Midterm grade entry for all undergraduates
October 7 Registration begins for Spring and Summer terms
October 16 Last Day of Classes for Professional Studies Fall Term A
October 19 Final Grades Due for Professional Studies Fall Term A
October 19 Classes begin for Professional Studies Fall Term B
October 20 Deadline for Undergraduate Graduation Application for Spring 2021
October 20 Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Fall 2020
October 23 Last day to add/drop a Fall Term B course(s)

October 23

Deadline to submit Course Repeat form for Fall Term B

November 11 Last day to withdraw from a Fall or Fall Term B course or to completely withdraw from ALL Fall or Fall Term B courses without academic penalty
November 11 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current semester
November 24 All classes and final exams conclude for Undergraduates as well as for Graduate programs in the School of the Arts and the Brock School of Business (Tuesday)
Nov 25-27 Thanksgiving Holidays (no classes meet)
December 3 Last Day of Classes for Professional Studies (Fall Term B) as well as for Graduate programs that do not end November 24 (Thursday)
December 7 Final exams begin for Graduate programs that do not end November 24 (Monday)
December 12 Fall 2020 Degree Conferral Date (no ceremony)
December 15 Final Grades Due for ALL students (Tuesday)

Jan Term 2021

Academic Calendar for Jan Term 2021
Date Event
January 4 Classes Begin
January 6 Last day to add/drop a Jan Term course(s)
January 6 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in term repeated course is taken (undergraduate only)
January 11 Last day to withdraw from a Jan Term course or to completely withdraw from ALL Jan Term courses without academic penalty
January 11 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current term
January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (no classes meet)
January 21 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
January 22 Final Exams (Friday)
January 26 Final Grades Due (Tuesday)

Spring 2021

Academic Calendar for Spring 2021
Date Event
January 25 Classes Begin for Spring - Undergraduate day and non-CHS Graduate programs
January 25 Classes begin for Professional Studies Spring Term A
January 26 University Convocation
January 29 Last day to add/drop a Spring or Spring Term A course(s)
January 29 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in semester repeated course is taken (undergraduate only)
February 15 Last day to withdraw from a Spring Term A course or to completely withdraw from ALL Spring Term A courses without academic penalty
February 15 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in Spring Term A
February 17 Registration re-opens for Spring Term B (est)
February 17

Deadline for Undergraduate Graduation Application for Summer 2021

March 5

Deadline for Graduate Graduation Application for Spring 2021

March 8-15 Midterm grade entry for all undergraduates
March 12 Last Day of Classes/Finals for Professional Studies Spring Term A
March 15 Final Grades Due for Professional Studies Spring Term A
March 15 Classes Begin for Professional Studies Spring Term B
March 19 Last day to add/drop a Spring Term B course(s)
March 19 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form for Spring Term B
Mid/Late March Registration begins for Fall (exact date TBA)
April 2 Deadline for Undergraduate Graduation Application for Fall 2021
April 5

Easter Holiday (no classes meet)

April 8 Last day to withdraw from a Spring or Spring Term B course or to completely withdraw from ALL Spring or Spring Term B courses without academic penalty
April 8 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current semester
April 29 Last Day of Classes for all Undergraduate and non-CHS Graduate programs
April 30 Study Day (Friday)
May 3-6 Final Exams for Spring Term B
May 3-6 Final Exams for all other programs
May 7-8 Tentative Spring Commencement (Friday & Saturday)
May 11 Final Grades Due for ALL (Tuesday)

Summer I 2021

Academic Calendar for Summer I 2021 (5 Weeks)
Date Event
June 1 Classes Begin (Tuesday)
June 4 Last day to add/drop a Summer I class
June 4 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in term repeated course is taken
June 17 Last day to withdraw from a Summer I course or to completely withdraw from ALL Summer I courses without academic penalty
June 17 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current term
July 1 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
July 2 Final Exams (Friday)
July 5 Independence Day Holiday (no classes meet)
July 6 Final Grades Due (Tuesday)

Summer II 2021

Academic Calendar for Summer II 2021 (5 Weeks)
Date Event
July 6 Classes Begin (Tuesday)
July 9 Last day to add or drop a Summer II course(s)
July 9 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in term repeated course is taken
July 22 Last day to withdraw from a Summer II course or to completely withdraw from ALL Summer II courses without academic penalty
July 22 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current term
August 5 Last Day of Classes (Thursday)
August 6 Final Exams (Friday)
August 9 Final Grades Due (Monday)

Summer III 2021

Academic Calendar for Summer III 2021 (10 Weeks)
Date Event
June 1 Classes Begin (Tuesday)
June 4 Last day to add or drop a Summer III (10-wk) course(s)
June 4 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in term repeated course is taken
July 5 Independence Day Holiday (no classes meet)
July 22 Last day to withdraw from a Summer III (10-wk) course or to completely withdraw from ALL Summer III (10-wk) courses without academic penalty
July 22 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current term
August 4 Last Day of Classes (Wednesday)
August 5-6 Final Exams (Thursday-Friday)
August 9 Final Grades Due (Monday)