The academic calendar for 2020–2021 lists the teaching weeks, reading days, and finals for the fall 2020 and spring 2021 semesters.
Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Academic Calendar for 2020–21 has undergone significant changes. See Better Together for additional information.
Last updated: November 30, 2020.
|Aug 10–16||Mon–Sat||First-Year Orientation|
|Aug 13–14||Thu–Fri||First Year Advising|
|Aug 17||Mon||First day of classes|
|Aug 28||Fri||Last day drop/add or change grading option|
|Sep 23–Oct 12||Wed–Mon||Mid-semester reports due|
|Sep 25–27||Fri–Sun||Homecoming (virtual)|
|TBD||TBD||Fall Honors Day|
|Oct 23–25||Fri–Sun||Family Weekend (virtual)|
|Oct 28||Wed||First Year Registration for Spring 2021|
|Nov 6||Fri||Last day to withdraw from classes with Grade of “W”|
|Nov 6||Fri||Last day to select the Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U) grading option for Fall 2020|
|Nov 20||Fri||Last day of in-person classes|
|Nov 23–Nov 27||Mon–Fri||Thanksgiving break|
|Nov 30–Dec 4||Mon–Fri||Last week of classes (all held remotely)|
|Dec 4||Fri||Last day of classes|
|Dec 7–Dec 13||Mon–Sun||Final exams online|
|Dec 15||Tue||Grades due|
Last updated: April 9, 2021.
|Feb 1||Mon||First day of classes|
|Feb 12||Fri||Last day drop/add courses|
|Mar 10–Mar 29||Wed–Mon||Mid-semester reports due|
|Apr 9||Fri||Last day to withdraw from classes with Grade of “W”|
|Apr 14||Wed||Rising Senior Registration for 2021–2022|
|Apr 17||Sat||Get Acquainted Day|
|Apr 21||Wed||Rising Junior Registration for 2021–2022|
|Apr 28||Wed||Rising Sophomore Registration for 2021–2022|
|May 7||Fri||Last day of classes|
|May 17||Mon||All grades due|
|May 17||Mon||Commencement for Class of 2021|
|May 20||Thu||Last day to select the S/U grading option|
The Office of Spiritual and Religious Life maintains a calendar of religious holidays.