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Academic Calendar 2021-2022

  • August (Block 8), December (Block 12) and February (Block 2) blocks end at noon. All other blocks end at 3:15 p.m. Some programs may have class or holidays at times other than those listed here. Please consult your Program Director for the calendar appropriate to your program.
  • Graduating students may remain in residence halls until Monday, June 21 (noon).

2021 Summer TermBeginsEnds
JULY (Block 7)Monday, Jun. 21Thursday, Aug. 12

2021 Fall Arrival and Registration
Arrival Days for New International StudentsSunday, August 8 and Monday, August 9
Arrival Day for New U.S. StudentsMonday, August 9 and Tuesday, August 10
New Student OrientationMonday, August 9 - Sunday, August 15
Arrival Day for Continuing StudentsFriday, August 13 or Saturday, August 14
FALL REGISTRATION — All new and readmitted studentsWednesday, August 11
FALL REGISTRATION — All continuing studentsFriday, August 13 or Saturday, August 14
INTRODUCTORY COURSES — New Undergraduate StudentsMonday, August 16 to Thursday, September 23
INTRODUCTORY COURSES — New Graduate StudentsMonday, August 16 to end date that varies by program

2021 Fall Courses & Important DatesBeginsEnds
AUGUST (Block 8)Monday, Aug. 16Friday, Aug. 27
SEPTEMBER (Block 9)Monday, Aug. 30Thursday, Sep. 23
OCTOBER (Block 10)Monday, Sep. 27Thursday, Oct. 21
NOVEMBER (Block 11)Monday, Oct. 25Thursday, Nov. 18
Last Day to Apply for Fall Graduation – Sunday, Oct. 31
Thanksgiving HolidayWednesday, Nov. 24Sunday, Nov. 28
DECEMBER (Block 12)Monday, Nov. 22Saturday, Dec. 18
Fall 2021 Graduation – Saturday, Dec. 18
Residence Halls Close for Winter Holiday – Saturday, Dec. 18

Winter SessionBeginsEnds
JANUARY (Block 1)Monday, Jan. 10Thursday, Feb. 3
Registration is Friday, Jan. 7 or Saturday, Jan. 8
First block of spring semester for continuing students

2022 Spring Arrival and Registration
Arrival Days for New International StudentsSunday, Jan. 30 and Monday, Jan. 31
Arrival Day for New U.S. StudentsMonday, Jan. 31 and Tuesday, Feb. 1
New Student OrientationMonday, Jan. 31 – Sunday, Feb. 6
Arrival Day for Continuing StudentsFriday, Feb. 4
SPRING REGISTRATION — All new and readmitted studentsWednesday, Feb. 2
SPRING REGISTRATION — All continuing studentsFriday, Feb. 4 or Saturday, Feb. 5
INTRODUCTORY COURSES — New undergraduatesMonday, Feb. 7 to Thursday, Mar. 17
INTRODUCTORY COURSES — New graduate studentsMonday, Feb. 7 to end date that varies by program

2022 Spring Courses & Important DatesBeginsEnds
FEBRUARY (Block 2)Monday, Feb. 7Friday, Feb. 18
MARCH (Block 3)Monday, Feb. 21Thursday, Mar. 17
APRIL (Block 4)Monday, Mar. 28Thursday, Apr. 21
Last day to apply for Spring graduation, Friday, Apr. 15
MAY (Block 5)Monday, Apr. 25Thursday, May 19
JUNE (Block 6)Monday, May 23Thursday, Jun. 16
Commencement: Saturday, Jun. 18, 1:00 pm
Residence Halls Closed for Summer Holiday
Summer Break: Friday, Jun. 17 to Thursday, Aug. 11

2022 Summer TermBeginsEnds
JULY (Block 7)Monday, Jun. 20Thursday, Aug. 11