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2020 - 2021 Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

Calendar for Fall Semester 2020. Revised 6.17.2020
Event Date
New Student Orientation/Short Course Week Monday - Friday, August 17 – 21
Remaining Classes Begin Monday, August 24
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 7
Reading Period Monday - Tuesday, October 12 – 13
Veterans' Day (CLASSES WILL MEET) Monday, November 11
Last Day of In-Person Instruction* Tuesday, November 24
Thanksgiving Holiday Wednesday - Friday, November 25 – 27
Last Day of All Classes Wednesday, December 2
Reading Period Thursday - Tuesday, December 3 – 8
Exams Begin** Wednesday, December 9
Exams End Friday, December 18
Winter Break (University remains closed) Friday, December 25 – Friday, January 1

*All instruction will be delivered remotely November 30 – December 2.

**Fall 2020 final exams will be administered remotely.  Some final exams will be scheduled on Saturday, December 12 this semester.  The final exam schedule will be available to students before the final add/drop period ends on Tuesday, September 8.

Spring 2021

Calendar for Spring Semester 2021.
Event Date
Upper-level short courses Monday - Friday, January 11 - 15
Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 18
First Day of Classes Tuesday, January 19
Spring Break Monday – Friday, March 15 – 19
Classes End Thursday, April 29
Reading Period Friday – Sunday, April 30 – May 2
Exams Begin Monday, May 3
Exams End Friday, May 14
Hooding Ceremony Saturday, May 15 or Sunday, May 16