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2020 – 2021 (Current Year)

2021 – 2022 (Next Year)


2020 – 2021

July, 2020

  • Fri
    Jul 17
    Masters in Craft Fall Residency Begins (Until Aug 2)

August, 2020

  • Sat
    1-2
    Masters in Craft Fall Residency Continues (Until Aug 2)
  • Fri – Mon
    7-10
    New Student Move in at assigned time
  • Mon – Tue
    10-11
    Transfer Student Move in at assigned time
  • Tue – Sun
    11-15
    New & Transfer Student Orientation
  • Thu – Sun
    13-15
    Returning Student Check-In at assigned times
  • Mon
    17
    Courses Begin Semester I / Term 1
  • Mon
    17
    First Day Classes and Work (see schedule at right)
  • Mon
    17
    Week 1
  • Thu
    20
    Add / Drop Deadline for Semester I / Term 1
  • Mon
    24
    Week 2
  • Mon
    31
    Week 3

September, 2020

  • Mon
    7
    Labor Day Holiday–No classes
  • Mon
    7
    Week 4
  • Fri
    11
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 1
  • Mon
    14
    Week 5
  • Mon
    21
    Week 6
  • Thu
    24
    IACs can begin advising appointments
  • Mon
    27
    Academic Advising
  • Mon
    27
    Week 7

October, 2020

  • Thu
    1
    Last Day of Term 1
  • Thu
    1
    Last day of Work for Term 1
  • Fri – Sun
    2-4
    Fall Break/No student work
  • Mon
    5
    Semester I Courses Resume / Begin Term 2
  • Mon
    5
    Academic Advising
  • Mon
    5
    Week 8
  • Thu
    8
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 2
  • Mon
    12
    Academic Advising
  • Mon
    12
    Week 9
  • Tue
    13
    Senior Letters for Dec Grads Due to Dept Chairs
  • Wed
    14-20
    Registration for Semester II / Terms 3 & 4
  • Fri
    16
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Semester I
  • Mon
    19
    Registration
  • Mon
    19
    Week 10
  • Mon
    26
    Week 11

November, 2020

  • Mon
    2
    Week 12
  • Fri
    6
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 2
  • Mon
    9
    Senior Letters for Dec Grads Due to Registrar
  • Mon
    9
    Week 13
  • Mon
    16
    Week 14
  • Fri
    20
    Last Day of Regular Class and Winter Capstone Carnival attendance required
  • Sat
    21
    Residence Halls Close (1pm)
  • Mon – Fri
    23-27
    Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Mon
    23
    Week 15
  • Mon
    30
    Reading Day

December, 2020

  • Tue
    1
    Exam Day 1
  • Wed
    2
    Exam Day 2
  • Thu
    3
    Exam Day 3
  • Thu
    3
    Last Day of Work (remote webinar training)
  • Thu
    3
    Independent Study Proposal due to Registrar
  • Fri
    4
    Exam Day 4
  • Sat
    5
    Winter Break Begins (until Jan 15th)

January, 2021

  • Wed
    1
    Winter Break Continues (Dec 5th – Jan 15th)
  • Sun
    3
    MFA for Writers Residency Begins (Until Jan 13)
  • Tue
    5
    Masters of Craft Spring Residency Beings (Until Jan 20)
  • Wed
    13
    MFA for Writers Residency Ends
  • Thu – Sun
    14-17
    New Student Orientation (14th – 17th)
  • Fri-Sun
    15-17
    Returning Student Check-In Appointments
  • Mon
    18
    Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday — No Classes
  • Tue
    19
    Courses Begin Semester II / Term 3
  • Wed
    20
    Masters of Craft Spring Residency Ends
  • Mon
    25
    Add / Drop Deadline for Semester II / Term 3

February, 2021

  • Fri
    12
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 3
  • Thu – Fri
    11-12
    Board of Trustees Meeting
  • Tue
    16
    Spring Break Day

March, 2021

  • Thu
    4
    Last Day of Term 3
  • Fri
    5
    Spring Break Day
  • Mon
    8
    Semester II Courses Resume / Begin Term 4
  • Thu
    11
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 4
  • Mon
    15
    Senior Letter for May Grads Due to Dept Chairs
  • Tue
    23
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Semester II

April, 2021

  • Thu
    1
    Work Day — No Classes
  • Fri
    2
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 4
  • Mon
    5
    Senior Letter for May Grads Due to Registrar
  • Wed
    7
    Registration for Fall 2021 Semester I / Terms 1 & 2 (7th-14th)
  • Mon
    12
    Spring Break Day
  • Mon
    26
    Last Day of Regular Class Sessions Semester II / Term 4
  • Tue – Wed
    27-28
    Spring Capstone Carnival (undergraduate student attendance required)
  • Thu
    29
    Reading Day
  • Thu – Fri
    29-30
    Board of Trustees
  • Fri
    30
    Exams Day 1 (9:00am-7:30pm)

May, 2021

June, 2021

  • Tue
    1
    Courses Begin Term 5
  • Thu
    3
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 5
  • Fri
    11
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 5
  • Fri
    25
    Courses End Term 5
  • Mon
    28
    Courses Begin Term 6
  • Wed
    30
    MFA for Writers Residency Begins (Until Jul 10)

July, 2021

  • Thurs
    1
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 6
  • Fri
    9
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 6
  • Sat
    10
    MFA for Writers Residency Ends
  • Fri
    16
    Masters of Craft Fall Residency Begins (Until Sun, Aug 1)
  • Fri
    23
    Courses End Term 6

2021 – 2022

August, 2021

  • Mon – Tue
    16-17
    New Student Move In
  • Tue – Wed
    17-18
    Transfer Student Move In
  • Tue – Sun
    17-22
    New Student Orientation
  • Wed – Sun
    18-22
    Transfer Student Orientation
  • Sat – Sun
    21-22
    Returning Student Move-In
  • Mon
    23
    Courses Begin Semester I / Term 1
  • Mon
    23
    First Day of Work Semester I
  • Thu
    26
    Add / Drop Deadline for Semester I / Term 1

September, 2021

  • Mon
    6
    Labor Day Holiday – No classes
  • Fri
    17
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 1
  • Sat
    25
    Family Weekend

October, 2021

  • Fri
    8
    Last Day of Term 1
  • Mon – Fri
    11-15
    Fall Break
  • Mon
    18
    Semester I Courses Resume / Begin Term 2
  • Mon
    18
    Academic Advising – Week 1 of 2
  • Thu
    21
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 2
  • Fri
    22
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Semester I
  • Mon
    25
    Academic Advising – Week 2 of 2

November, 2021

  • Mon
    1-5
    Registration for Semester II / Terms 3 & 4
  • Fri
    19
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 2
  • Wed – Fri
    24-26
    Thanksgiving Holiday

December, 2021

  • Tue
    7
    Last Day of Term 2
  • Tue
    7
    Last Day of Regular Class Sessions Semester I
  • Wed
    8
    Winter Capstone Carnival (undergraduate student attendance required)
  • Thu
    9
    Reading Day
  • Fri
    10
    Exam Day 1
  • Sat
    11
    Exam Day 2
  • Sun
    12
    Reading Day
  • Mon
    13
    Exam Day 3
  • Tue
    14
    Exam Day 4
  • Tue
    14
    Last Day of Semester I
  • Tue
    14
    Last Day of Work for Semester I
  • Wed
    15
    Residence Halls Close at 1:00PM
  • Wed
    15
    Winter Break Begins (1:00PM)

January, 2022

  • Thu – Sun
    6-9
    New Student Orientation
  • Sun
    9
    Returning Student Check-In and Residence Halls Open (1:00-5:00PM)
  • Sun
    9
    Winter Break Ends
  • Mon
    10
    Courses Begin Semester II/Term 3
  • Mon
    10
    First Day of Work Semester II
  • Thu
    13
    Add / Drop Deadline for Semester II / Term 3
  • Mon
    17
    Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – No Classes

February, 2022

  • Fri
    4
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 3
  • Fri
    25
    Last Day of Term 3
  • Mon – Fri
    2/28-3/4
    Spring Break (Feb 28 – Mar 4)

March, 2022

  • Mon
    7
    Semester II Courses Resume / Begin Term 4
  • Thu
    10
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 4
  • Fri
    11
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Semester II
  • Mon
    21
    Academic Advising – Week 1 of 2
  • Mon
    28
    Academic Advising – Week 2 of 2
  • Thu
    31
    Work Day – No Classes

April, 2022

  • Fri
    1
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 4
  • Mon
    4
    Registration for Fall 2022 Semester I / Terms 1 & 2 (4th-8th)
  • Fri
    22
    Last Day of Term 4
  • Fri
    22
    Last Day of Regular Class Sessions Semester II
  • Mon
    25
    Spring Capstone Carnival (undergraduate student attendance required)
  • Tue
    26
    Spring Capstone Carnival (undergraduate student attendance required)
  • Wed
    27
    Reading Day
  • Thu
    28
    Exam Day 1
  • Fri
    29
    Exam Day 2
  • Sat
    30
    Exam Day 3

May, 2022

  • Sun
    1
    Reading Day
  • Mon
    2
    Exam Day 4
  • Mon
    2
    Last Day of Work Semester II
  • Mon
    2
    Last Day of Semester II
  • Tue
    3
    Residence Halls Close for Non-Graduating Students – 1:00pm TBC
  • Fri
    6
    Honors & Awards Event
  • Sat
    7
    Commencement Ceremony
  • Mon
    30
    Memorial Day Holiday
  • Tue
    31
    Summer Term 5
  • Tue
    31
    Courses Begin Term 5

June, 2022

  • Thu
    2
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 5
  • Fri
    10
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 5
  • Fri
    24
    Courses End Term 5
  • Mon
    27
    Summer Term 6
  • Mon
    27
    Courses Begin Term 6
  • Thurs
    30
    Add / Drop Deadline for Term 6

July, 2022

  • Mon
    4
    July 4th Holiday – No Classes
  • Fri
    8
    Withdraw / Pass Deadline for Term 6
  • Fri
    22
    Courses End Term 6