2020-2021 Academic Calendar

Below is the academic calendar for the 2020-2021 academic year.

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Fall 2020

EVENT DAY DATE
New Student Move-In Thursday Aug 20
Orientation for New Students Entering Fall 2020 Thur - Tues Aug 20 - 25
Transfer and Exchange Student Registration Friday Aug 21
New First Year Student Registration Saturday Aug 22
Returning Student Move-In Saturday Aug 22
Convocation Tuesday Aug 25
First Day of Classes (No morning classes - classes start at 1:30 PM) Tuesday Aug 25
Clearance Tues - Wed Aug 25 - 26
Final Day to Withdraw for a 90% Tuition Refund Monday Aug 31
Applied Music Add Deadline Friday Sept 4
Last Day to Add Four Unit Classes and Independent Studies Friday Sept 4
Labor Day — no classes Monday Sept 7
Final Day to Withdraw for an 80% Tuition Refund Tuesday Sept 8
Applied Music Drop Deadline Friday Sept 11
Final Day to Withdraw for a 70% Tuition Refund Tuesday Sept 15
CR/NC Forms Due Friday Sept 18
Census Date Monday Sept 21
Final Day to Withdraw for a 60% Tuition Refund Tuesday Sept 22
Final Day to Change to Part-Time Status w/ Tuition Adjustment Tuesday Sept 29
Final Day to Withdraw for a 50% Tuition Refund Tuesday Sept 29
Last Day to Drop Classes Without a "W" Friday Oct 2
Low Grade Notice Submission Period Mon - Fri Oct 5 - 16
Late Drop Period Begins Monday Oct 5
Last Day to Add One and Two Unit Classes Friday Oct 9
Last Day to Audit a Class Friday Oct 9
Mid-Semester Friday Oct 9
Fall Break — no classes Mon - Tues Oct 12 - 13
Advising Week Mon - Fri Oct 26 - 30
Registration Week for Spring 2021 Mon - Fri Nov 2 - 6
Thanksgiving Break — no classes Wed - Fri Nov 25 - 27
Petitions for Incomplete Due Tuesday Dec 1
Last Day of Classes (No afternoon classes - classes end at 11:30 AM) Tuesday Dec 1
Last Day to Late Drop From Classes Tuesday Dec 1
Reading Days Wed - Thur Dec 2 - 3
Final Exams Friday Dec 4
Reading Days Sat - Sun Dec 5 - 6
Final Exams Resume Mon - Fri Dec 7 - 11
End of Semester Friday Dec 11
Student Move-Out 24 Hours After Last Final Exam or by Hall Closing (Whichever Comes First)
Residence Halls Close 10 AM Saturday Dec 12
Grades Due Tuesday Dec 15

 

Spring 2021

EVENT DAY  DATE
Orientation for New Students Entering Spring 2021 Friday Jan 15
Returning Students Move-In 10AM Saturday Jan 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday — no classes Monday Jan 18
First Day of Classes Tuesday Jan 19
Clearance Tues - Wed Jan 19 - 20
Final Day to Withdraw for a 90% Tuition Refund Monday Jan 25
Applied Music Add Deadline Friday Jan 29
Last Day to Add Four Unit classes and Independent Studies Friday Jan 29
Final Day to Withdraw for an 80% Tuition Refund Monday Feb 1
Applied Music Drop Deadline Friday Feb 5
Final Day to Withdraw for a 70% Tuition Refund Monday Feb 8
CR/NC Forms Due Friday Feb 12
Presidents' Day Holiday — no classes Monday Feb 15
Census Date Tuesday Feb 16
Final Day to Withdraw for a 60% Tuition Refund Tuesday Feb 16
Final Day to Change to Part-Time Status w/ Tuition Adjustment Tuesday Feb 23
Final Day to Withdraw for a 50% Tuition Refund Tuesday Feb 23
Last Day to Drop Classes Without a "W" Friday Feb 26
Late Drop Period Begins Monday Mar 1
Low Grade Notice Submission Period Mon - Thur Mar 1 - 18
Last Day to Add One and Two Unit Classes Friday Mar 5
Last Day to Audit a Class Friday Mar 5
Mid-Semester Friday Mar 5
Spring Break — no classes Mon - Fri Mar 8 - 12
Advising Week Mon - Fri Mar 22 - 26
Registration Week for Fall 2021 Mon - Fri Mar 29 - Apr 2
Senior Comps Grades Due to Registrar Monday Apr 19
Founder's Day -- no classes Tuesday Apr 20
College Honors Due to Registrar Monday Apr 26
Deadline For Those Who Are Ineligible to Petition to Participate in Commencement Tuesday Apr 27
Petitions for Incomplete Due Tuesday Apr 27
Last Day of Classes Tuesday Apr 27
Last Day to Late Drop From Classes Tuesday Apr 27
Reading Days Wed-Thur Apr 28 - 29
Final Exams Friday Apr 30
Reading Days Sat - Sun May 1 - 2
Final Exams Resume Mon - Fri May 3 - 7
End of Semester Friday May 7
Student Move-Out 24 Hours After Last Final Exam or by Hall Closing (Whichever Comes First)
Residence Halls Close for Non Graduating Seniors 10 AM Saturday May 8
Senior Grades Due Tuesday May 11
Commencement Sunday May 16
Non-Senior Grades Due Monday May 17
Residence Halls Close for Graduating Seniors 10 AM Monday May 17