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FALL SEMESTER 2020

August

TBA Fall Faculty Workshop
10–28 Required registration finalization for all students
15-19 Required orientation and advising for new students
15 Residence halls open for new students only
17 Meal plan begins for all students, 5 p.m.
17 Residence halls open for continuing students
20 Classes begin, 8 a.m.
28 Last day to add/drop

September

7 Labor Day (classes meet)
17 Reading Day (no classes)
18 Deadline to withdraw from Quad 1 course with a W grade

October

9 End of Quad 1
12 Columbus Day celebrated (classes meet)
12 Beginning of Quad 2
14 Reading Day ( no classes)
23 Deadline to withdraw from a full semester course with a W grade

November

3 Day of Prayer (school open; no classes)
2

Online registration for spring and summer term: Seniors Nov. 2; Juniors Nov. 5; Sophomores Nov. 9; Freshmen Nov. 12

6 Deadline to withdraw from Quad 2 course with a W grade
11 Veteran's Day celebrated (classes meet)
24 Meal plan ends at dinner
25–29 Thanksgiving Recess
30 Reading Day ( no classes)

December

1 Classes resume - remote
4 Spring and summer online registration closes for Christmas Recess
4 Last day of classes
5–January 13 Christmas Recess

 


SPRING SEMESTER 2021

January

11 Residence halls open for continuing students, 5 p.m.
11–12 Required orientation and registration for new students
11 Meal plan begins, 8 a.m.
4-19 Required registration finalization for all students
13 Classes begin, 8 a.m
18 Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday (no classes)
20 Last day to add or drop classes 

February

12 Deadline to withdraw from Quad 3 course with a W grade

March

3 End of Quad 3
4-5 Final examinations for Quad 3
5 Meal plan ends at dinner
6 Residence halls close, 12 noon
6–14 Spring Recess
14 Residence hall open, 1 p.m.
14 Meal plan resumes, 5 p.m.
15 Beginning of Quad 4
19 Deposit due for next year (continuing students)
19 Deadline to withdraw from full semester course with a W grade
29 Online registration for fall: Seniors, Feb 29; Juniors, April 1; Sophomores, April 6; Freshmen, April 8

April

2-5 Easter Recess (no classes)
9 Deadline to withdraw from Quad 4 course with a W grade
22 Symposium Thursday (no classes)

May

4 Thursday classes meet on last Tuesday
5 Last day of classes
6 Reading Day
7, 10-12 Final examinations
14 Meal plan ends at lunch
14 Baccalaureate
15 Commencement
15 Residence halls close, 12 noon
 

SUMMER SEMESTER 2021

17 Classes begin
31 Memorial Day (no classes)

July

 
5 July 4th Holiday (no classes)

August

 
13 Summer Term ends