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Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

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Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

Any calendar is subject to change when it is determined to be in the best interest of the University to do so.

EventDate
Advance RegistrationNov. 2 - 20
Final Day to Submit Master’s Degree Program of Study to the Graduate CollegeOct. 5
Continuing Registration and Add/DropNov. 23-Jan. 18
Martin Luther King Day HolidayJan. 18
Last Day to Register Before Classes BeginJan. 24
Cancellation Deadline (no record of grade on transcript)Jan. 24
CLASSES BEGINJan. 25
First Day for Late Registration Fee of $20.00Jan. 25
100% Reduction of Charges on Complete WithdrawalsJan. 25-Feb. 5**
100% Reduction of Charges on Dropped CoursesJan. 25-Feb. 5**
No Record of Grade on Dropped CoursesJan. 25-Feb. 5
Automatic Grade of W on Complete Withdrawal for Graduate studentsJan. 25-March 5
Grade of W on Complete Withdrawal for Undergraduate studentsJan. 25-May 7
Final Day to Register or Add a Class without permission of instructorJan. 29
Final Day to Apply for Doctoral General ExaminationFeb. 5
No Reduction of Charges on Dropped Courses after this dateFeb. 5**
No Reduction of Charges on Complete Withdrawals after this dateFeb. 5
Final Day to Change from Audit to Credit for Undergraduate studentsFeb. 5
Final Day to Change from Credit to Audit for Undergraduate studentsFeb. 5
Final Day to Change from Audit to Credit for Graduate studentsFeb. 5
Automatic Grade of W for Dropped Course(s) for Graduate studentsFeb. 8-March 5
Automatic Grade of W for Dropped Course(s) for Undergraduate studentsFeb. 8-April 16
Final Day to File Graduation ApplicationFeb. 15
Instructional HolidayMarch 5
Midterm GradesMarch 5-23
Grade of W or F for Dropped Course(s) for Graduate studentsMarch 8-April 2
Grade of W or F on Complete Withdrawals for Graduate students (to be assigned by instructor)March 8-May 7
Spring VacationCancelled
Final Day to Change from Credit to Audit for Graduate studentsApril 2
Advance Registration for Next Term(s) BeginsApril 5
Petition Graduate College to Drop Course(s) for Graduate StudentsApril 5-May 7
Graduate Students Petition to College Dean for Complete WithdrawalApril 5-May 7
Instructional HolidayApril 6
Petition to College Dean to Drop Course(s) for Undergraduate studentsApril 19-May 7
Final Day to Request Authority for Dissertation DefenseApr. 23
Final Day to Request Authority for Thesis DefenseApr. 23
Final Exam Preparation PeriodMay 2-9
Final Day to Complete Doctoral General ExaminationMay 7
Final Day for Dissertation DefenseMay 7
Final Day for Thesis DefenseMay 7
Final Day for Non-Thesis ExamMay 7
Final Day of Full Term Spring ClassesMay 7
Final ExaminationsMay 10-14
Final Day to Complete Work Needed for GraduationMay 14
Final Day to Submit Dissertation to SHAREOKMay 14
Final Day to Submit Thesis to SHAREOKMay 14
Commencement weekendMay 14-15
Spring Session part of spring term classes beginMay 17
Final Grades DueMay 18
Last Day for Refund on Spring Session Dropped CoursesMay 19
Final Day to Submit Work Needed (e.g. transfer work)  for Graduation to Academic RecordsMay 28
Memorial Day HolidayMay 31
Final Day of Spring Session part of spring term classesJune 11

2020 Summer Session: June block, June 8-July 2; July block, July 6-30; Summer-wide block, June 8-July 30

** Extended Campus students have the first week of every 8-week session to drop courses with 100% refund.