Academic Calendar: Campus Programs

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The 2021-2022 Academic Year

At the discretion of the University, changes may be made to the following.

Summer 2022 Sessions

Summer Session I (4 weeks)

MondayMay 16Classes begin
TuesdayMay 17Last day to add/drop without record
MondayMay 30Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
WednesdayJun. 8Last day to Withdraw from a Class
FridayJun. 10Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJun. 13Final Grades (Term I) Due

Summer Session II (4 weeks)

MondayJun. 13Classes begin
TuesdayJun. 14Last day to add/drop without record
MondayJun. 20Juneteenth Holiday (tentative no classes)
MondayJul. 4Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
TuesdayJul. 5Last day to Withdraw from a Class
FridayJul. 8Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJul. 11Final Grades (Term II) Due

Summer Session III (4 weeks)

MondayJul. 11Classes begin
TuesdayJul. 12Last day to add/drop without record
WednesdayAug. 3Last day to Withdraw from a Class
FridayAug. 5Last day of classes
MondayAug. 8Final Grades (Term III) Due

Summer Session IV (8 weeks)

MondayMay 16Classes begin
FridayMay 20Last day to add/drop without record (Weekday Classes)
FridayMay 27Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend Classes)
Monday-TuesdayMay 30-31Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
WednesdayJul. 1Last day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-SaturdayJul. 6-9Final Exams
MondayJul. 12Final Grades (Term IV) Due

Summer Day Term V (12 weeks)

MondayMay 16Classes begin
FridayMay 20Last day to add/drop without record
FridayJul. 29Last day to drop a class with record
FridayAug. 5Last day of classes
MondayAug. 8Final Grades Due
SaturdayAug. 27Summer Degree Conferral Date

The 2022-2023 Academic Year

At the discretion of the University, changes may be made to the following.

Fall 2022 Semester (16 Weeks)

August

Monday1Tuition & Fees Due for Fall
Friday-Sunday12-14New Student Orientation
Saturday13Returning Students Arrive
Monday15All Classes Begin
Friday19Last day to ADD a class or DROP a class without record

September

Monday5Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
Monday12“Intent to Graduate” forms for May 2023 graduation Due

October

Friday7Midterm grades due
Monday-Tuesday10-11Fall Break
Monday24Senior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Tuesday25Junior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday26Sophomore Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Thursday27Freshman Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.

November

Friday11Veterans Day Holiday (no classes)
Monday14Last day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-Sunday23-27Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
Tuesday29Last Day of Classes
Wednesday30Reading Day (no classes)

December

Thursday-Thursday1-8Final Exams
Friday9Baccalaureate Service
Saturday10Commencement Ceremony
Monday12Final grades due

Fall Subterm I (8 weeks)

WednesdayAug. 15Classes begin
FridayAug. 19Last day to add/drop without record (Weekday Classes)
FridayAug. 26Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend Classes)
FridaySept. 30Last day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-SaturdayOct. 5-8Final Exams
MondayOct. 10Final Grades Due

Fall Subterm II (8 weeks)

MondayOct. 17Classes begin
FridayOct. 21Last day to add/drop without record (Weekday Classes)
FridayOct. 28Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend Classes)
FridayNov. 11Veterans Day Holiday (no classes)
Wednesday-SundayNov. 23-27Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
FridayDec. 2Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-SaturdayDec. 7-10Final Exams
FridayDec. 9Baccalaureate Service
SaturdayDec. 10Commencement Ceremony
MondayDec. 11Final Grades Due

Spring 2023 Semester (16 Weeks)

January

Sunday8Students Arrive/Orientation
Monday9All Classes Begin
Friday13Last day to ADD a class or DROP a class without record for Undergraduate Classes
Monday16Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (no classes)

March

Friday3Midterm grades due
Monday-Friday6-10Spring Break
Monday27Senior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Summer Course Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Tuesday28Junior Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Wednesday29Sophomore Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.
Thursday30Freshman Early Registration begins at 7 a.m.

April

Friday7Good Friday Holiday (no classes)
Monday-Friday10-14Research & Creativity Week
Monday10“Intent to Graduate” forms for December 2023 graduation Due
Wednesday12Research & Creativity Symposium and Awards Day
Monday17Last day to Withdraw from a Class
Tuesday25Last Day of Classes
Wednesday26Reading Day (no classes)
Thursday-Thursday27-May 4Final Exams

May

Friday5Baccalaureate Service
Saturday6Commencement Ceremony
Monday8Final grades due

Spring Subterm I (8 weeks)

WednesdayJan. 9Classes begin
FridayJan. 13Last day to add/drop without record (Weekday Classes)
Monday-TuesdayJan. 16-17Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (no classes)
FridayJan. 20Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend Classes)
FridayFeb. 24Last day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-SaturdayMar. 1-4Final Exams
MondayMar. 6Final Grades Due

Spring Subterm II (8 weeks)

MondayMar. 13Classes begin
FridayMar. 17Last day to add/drop without record (Weekday Classes)
FridayMar. 24Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend Classes)
Thursday-MondayApr. 6-10Easter Holiday (no classes)
FridayApr. 28Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-SaturdayMay 3-6Final Exams
FridayMay 5Baccalaureate Service
SaturdayMay 6Commencement Ceremony
MondayMay 8Final Grades Due

Summer 2023 Sessions

Summer Session I (4 weeks)

MondayMay 15Classes begin
TuesdayMay 16Last day to add/drop without record
MondayMay 29Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
WednesdayJun. 7Last day to Withdraw from a Class
FridayJun. 9Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJun. 12Final Grades (Term I) Due

Summer Session II (4 weeks)

MondayJun. 12Classes begin
TuesdayJun. 13Last day to add/drop without record
MondayJun. 19Juneteenth Holiday (no classes)
TuesdayJul. 4Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
WednesdayJul. 5Last day to Withdraw from a Class
SaturdayJul. 8Last day of classes, Final Exams
MondayJul. 10Final Grades (Term II) Due

Summer Session III (4 weeks)

MondayJul. 10Classes begin
TuesdayJul. 11Last day to add/drop without record
WednesdayAug. 2Last day to Withdraw from a Class
FridayAug. 4Last day of classes
MondayAug. 7Final Grades (Term III) Due

Summer Session IV (8 weeks)

MondayMay 15Classes begin
FridayMay 19Last day to add/drop without record (Weekday Classes)
FridayMay 26Last day to add/drop without record (Weekend Classes)
Monday-TuesdayMay 29-30Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
MondayJun. 19Juneteenth Holiday (no classes)
WednesdayJun. 30Last day to Withdraw from a Class
Wednesday-SaturdayJul. 5-8Final Exams
MondayJul. 10Final Grades (Term IV) Due

Summer Day Term V (12 weeks)

MondayMay 15Classes begin
FridayMay 19Last day to add/drop without record
Monday-TuesdayMay 29-30Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
MondayJun. 19Juneteenth Holiday (no classes)
FridayJul. 28Last day to Withdraw from a Class
FridayAug. 4Last day of classes
MondayAug. 7Final Grades Due
SaturdayAug. 26Summer Degree Conferral Date