Fall 2021 Academic Calendar Traditional, ADP, and Graduate Programs

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Full-Term Courses

Spring 2021, Full-Term Courses
Event Date
Classes begin August 16
Last day to add a full-term course August 20
Last day to drop a full-term course without financial penalty August 20
Last day to select pass/fail option on full-term courses August 20
Census date August 30
Labor Day (No classes) September 6
Deadline to apply for December conferral Monday October 1
Mid-term grades due by 9am October 6
Last day to withdraw October 22
Registration for spring semester begins October 25
Veterans' Day Holiday (No classes) November 11
Classes end November 18
Final examinations November 19, 20, 22, and 23
Degree Conferral Date (No ceremony) November 23
Thanksgiving Break November 24-26
Final Grades Due by 9am December 2

Half-Term Courses

First Half of Term

Spring 2021, Half-Term Courses, First Half of Term
Event Date
Classes begin August 16
Last day to add a half-term course August 16
Last day to drop a half-term course without financial penalty August 16
Labor Day (No classes) September 6
Last day to withdraw from first-half courses with W grades September 10
Classes end October 6
Grades Due by 9am October 11

Second Half of Term

Spring 2021, Half-Term Courses, Second Half of Term
Event Date
Classes begin October 4
Last day to add a half-term course October 4
Last day to drop a half-term course without financial penalty October 4
Last day to withdraw from second-half courses with W grades October 29
Veterans' Day Holiday (No classes) November 11
Classes end November 23
Final grades due by 9 a.m. December 2