Professor and student hugging during graduation ceremony

Academic Calendar 2020 – 2021

FALL SEMESTER 2020

DESCRIPTION DATE(S)
Payment deadline for returning students July 15
IE Day August 7
Classes begin On Campus/Online/Graduate Session A August 12
Late registration and drop/add August 12-18
Convocation August 18
Labor Day Holiday (staff holiday – *classes meet) September 7
Spiritual Emphasis Week September 1-3
Last day to drop with grade of W: Online Session A/Graduate Session A September 8
Constitution/Citizenship Day September 17
Last day to drop with grade of W: Graduate students October 7
Online A term/Graduate Session A classes end October 11
Online B term/Graduate Session B begins October 12
Advising and registration for Spring (current students only) October 12-30
Fall enrollment reporting date October 27
Last day to drop with grade of W: On campus Undergraduate students/Graduate Session B/Online Session B November 4
Deadline for graduation application November 16
Residential classes end November 17
Dead day November 18
Final exams November 19, 20, 23, 24
IE Day December 4
Online B term/Graduate Session B ends December 8

*Classes meet at professor’s discretion

WINTERIM SEMESTER 2020

DESCRIPTION DATE(S)
Classes begin December 9
Drop/add ends December 9
Last day to drop with grade of W December 23
Last day of class/final exams December 30

SPRING SEMESTER 2021

DESCRIPTION DATE(S)
New student advising and registration January 4
IE Day January 5
On Campus/Online/Graduate Session A classes begin January 6
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (staff holiday –*classes meet) January 18
Late registration and drop/add January 6-12
Last day to drop with grade of W: Online Session A/Graduate Session A February 1
Spring break (no classes) February 15-19
Last day to drop with grade of W: Graduate students (on campus) March 3
Online A term/Graduate Session A ends March 7
Online B term/Graduate Session B begins March 8
Advising and registration for summer/fall (current students only) March 8-April 2
Spring enrollment reporting date March 26
Last drop day with grade of W: On Campus Undergraduate students March 31
Last day to drop with grade of W: Graduate & Online session B March 31
Easter Week (no classes) March 29-April 2
Staff Easter holiday – Good Friday – No classes April 2
Honors Chapel April 22
Residential classes end April 27
Dead day April 28
Online B term/Graduate Session B ends May 4
Final exams April 29, 30, May 3, 4
IE Day May 7
Graduation May 8
*Classes meet at professor’s discretion

SUMMER SEMESTER 2021 – SESSION 1 / SS1

DESCRIPTION DATE(S)
Memorial Day Holiday (staff holiday) May 31
Advising and registration June 4
On Campus session 1 classes/Graduate Session A begin June 7
Late registration and drop/add: Session 1 June 7-8
Last day to drop with grade of W: On-campus/Online Session 1 / Graduate Session A June 14
Classes end June 24
Final Exams June 25

SUMMER SEMESTER 2021 – SESSION 2 / SS3

DESCRIPTION DATE(S)
Advising and registration June 25
On Campus Session 2/Graduate Session 2 begin June 28
Late registration and drop/add: Session 2/Graduate Session B June 28-29
Independence Day Holiday (staff holiday – *classes meet) July 4
Last day to drop with grade of W: Session 2/Graduate Session B July 19
Classes end July 22
Final Exams July 23-25

*Classes meet at professor’s discretion

ONLINE SESSION – SUMMER 2021

DESCRIPTION DATE(S)
Online classes begin June 7
Last day to drop with grade of W: Online Session June 28
Online classes end/final exams July 25