Fall 2021

 

August

Mon. 16 President Troy Paino’s “All University” Assembly
(9 a.m., Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall)
Wed. 18 Residence halls open 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. for entering freshmen and new transfer students
Fri. 20 Honor Convocation
Fri. 20 – Sun. 22 Returning Students move in 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. each day
Mon. 23 Classes begin (16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
Fri. 27 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 pm, 16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)

September

Wed. 1 Last day to drop a 1st 8-week course without a grade of W
Mon. 6 Labor Day observed (no classes)
Fri. 10 Last day to drop a 16-week semester course without a grade of W
Fri. 17 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 1st 8-week term
Fri. 17 Last day to withdraw from a 1st 8-week course without a grade of F
Tue. 21 Declaration of Major is due (B.A./B.S. students only)

October

Fri. 1 – Sat. 2 Family Weekend
Fri. 8 Classes end for 1st 8-week term
Fri. 8 Last day to withdraw from the University (all courses) if registered for a 1st 8-week course (students may not be enrolled for 2nd 8-week session if withdrawing from 1st 8-week session)
Sat. 9 – Tue. 12 Fall Break (16-week semester); residence halls remain open
Mon. 11 – Fri. 15 Final exams for 1st 8-week term
Wed. 13 – Fri. 22 Pre-registration Advising
Mon. 18 Classes begin (2nd 8-week term)
Fri. 22 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade (16-week semester)
Fri. 22 Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 22 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 pm, 2nd 8-week term)
Fri. 22 – Sat. 23 Homecoming Weekend
Mon. 25 Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester begins
Wed. 27 Last day to drop a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of W
Thu. 28 Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester ends
Fri. 29 Adjustment period for Spring semester begins

November

Tue. 2 Election Day/Day on Democracy
Fri. 12 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 2nd 8-week term
Fri. 12 Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of F
Wed. 24 – Sun. 28 Thanksgiving Break (Students must pre-register to stay on campus during the break.  Residence halls close at 10 a.m. Wednesday and reopen at 2 p.m. on Sunday.)

December

Fri. 3 Last day of classes for 16-week semester and 2nd 8-week term
Fri. 3 Last day to withdraw from the University if registered for 16-week courses and/or 2nd 8-week courses if no grade has been received in 1st 8-week term
Sat. 4- Sun. 5 Reading Period
Mon. 6 – Fri. 10 Final examinations (16-week semester & 2nd 8-week term)
Sat. 11 Residence halls close at 10:00 a.m.