2021-2022 Academic Calendar
Fall Semester 2021
Opening Faculty Meeting August 18, Wednesday
Orientation for New Students August 19-24, Thursday - Tuesday
Opening Convocation *Formal Academic Occasion* August 20, Friday
Late Registration Begins August 23, Monday
Classes Begin August 25, Wednesday
Late Registration Ends August 31, Tuesday
Enrollment Clearance Ends August 31, Tuesday
Extended Drop Period Begins September 1, Wednesday
Labor Day/No Classes September 6, Monday
Extended Drop Period Ends September 15, Wednesday, 5 p.m.
Withdraw Period Begins September 16, Thursday
Last Day to Remove Conditional Grades September 22, Wednesday
End of First Seven Weeks October 13, Wednesday
Mid-Term Grades Due October 15, Friday, 5 p.m.
Fall Recess Begins, 10 p.m. October 15, Friday
Fall Recess Ends 8 a.m. October 20, Wednesday
Spring 2022 Pre-Registration Begins October 27, Wednesday
Pass/Fail Option Ends November 12, Friday
Withdraw Period Ends November 12, Friday
Thanksgiving Recess Begins November 23, Tuesday, 10 p.m.
Thanksgiving Recess Ends November 29, Monday, 8 a.m.
Classes End December 8, Wednesday, 10 p.m.
Reading Day December 9, Thursday
Final Examinations Begin December 10, Friday
Final Exams End/End of Fall Semester December 15, Wednesday
Final Grades Due December 17, Friday, 5 p.m.
Spring Semester 2022
Orientation for New Students January 10, Monday
Late Registration Begins January 10, Monday
Classes Begin January 12, Wednesday
Last Day to Submit Work for Conditional Grades January 12, Wednesday
MLK Jr Day/No Classes January 17, Monday
Enrollment Clearance Ends January 19, Wednesday
Late Registration Ends January 19, Wednesday, 5 p.m.
Extended Drop Period Begins January 20, Thursday
Extended Drop Period Ends February 2, Wednesday, 5 p.m.
Withdraw Period Begins February 3, Thursday
End of First Seven Weeks March 2, Wednesday
Mid-Term Grades Due March 7, Monday, 9 a.m.
Spring Recess Begins March 11, Friday, 10 p.m.
Spring Recess Ends March 21, Monday, 8 a.m.
Fall 2022 Pre-Registration Opens March 23, Wednesday
Pass/Fail Option Ends April 8, Friday
Withdraw Period Ends April 8, Friday
Easter Recess Begins April 13, Wednesday, 10 p.m.
Easter Recess Ends April 18, Monday, 8 a.m.
Awards Convocation *Formal Academic Occasion* April 29, Friday
Rhodes Symposium April 29, Friday
Classes End April 29, Friday, 10 p.m.
Reading Day April 30, Saturday
Final Examinations Begin May 2, Monday
Reading Day May 5, Thursday
Final Examinations End/End of Semester May 7, Saturday
Final Grades Due May 9, Monday, 9 a.m.
Baccalaureate *Formal Academic Occasion* May 13, Friday
Commencement *Formal Academic Occasion* May 14, Saturday
Summer 2022 Term
Summer Session I
Classes Begin May 16, Monday
Last Day to add May 17, Tuesday
Drop Period Ends May 20, Friday
Memorial Day Holiday/No Classes May 30, Monday
Withdraw and Pass/Fail Options End June 9, Thursday
Classes End June 17, Friday
Final Exams June 18, Saturday
Final Grades Due June 20, Monday, NOON
Summer Session II
Classes Begin June 22, Wednesday
Add Period Ends June 23, Thursday
Drop Period Ends June 28, Tuesday
Independence Day Holiday/No Classes July 4, Monday
Withdraw and Pass/Fail Options End July 18, Monday
Classes End July 26, Tuesday
Final Exams July 27, Wednesday
Final Grades Due July 29, Friday, NOON
Full Summer Session Final Grades Due August 5, Friday, 5 p.m.