Office of the Registrar

Fall Important Dates and Deadlines

Fall 2021 Important Dates & Deadlines (Updated June 3, 2021)

***Fully online graduate programs may follow the originally scheduled dates and the dates of some accelerated programs may vary from the standard term dates.***
Dates Description
Apr 6 - 9
Fall 2021 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Apr 12 Open registration begins for Fall 2021 at 9:00 AM
Aug 16
Fall 2021 full-term classes begin at 8:00 AM
First session MBA classes begin.
Aug 17-22 Late registrations, Course drop/add period
Aug 22 Last day to change from credit to audit or vice versa
Aug 22

Last day for late registrations and adding classes online
Last day to drop Fall full-term classes online and receive 100% refund
Last day to drop/add MBA first session classes online and receive 100% refund

Aug 23 - Nov 9 Undergraduate withdrawal period
Sept 6
Labor Day, No classes are in session
Sept 14 Spirit Celebration.  No Classes 11:30 AM-1:00 PM. Clinicals, practicums, student teaching, and internships may still meet in-person during this time.
Sept 16 Yom Kippur - University classes held (Some students will be observing Yom Kippur and are not expected to attend classes; some faculty will not be holding classes).
Sept 17 Deadline for students to file degree application for December graduation
Sept 27 Midterm grading opens
Sept 30 & Oct 1 Fall Break. no classes except evening one day a week lecture classes. Clinicals, practicums, student teaching, and internships may be held in-person on these days. Please check your class syllabus. Offices are open.
Oct 4
Deadline for faculty submission of Fall 2021 midterm grades
Spring 2022 academic advising begins
Oct 28 President's Installation: No Classes 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM. Clinicals, practicums, student teaching, and internships may still meet in-person during this time.
Nov 1-5 Spring 2022 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Nov 2 Election Day.  Remote Class Day. Clinicals, practicums, student teaching, and internships may be held in-person.
Nov 9 Final date for undergraduate students to withdraw from Fall full-term courses
Nov 15 Final grading open for Fall 2021
Nov 22 - 24 Remote Class Days. Clinicals, practicums, student teaching, and internships may be held in-person on these days.
Nov 24

Last day of classes.
Final date for graduate students to withdraw from Fall full-term courses

Nov 25-Nov 28

Thanksgiving Holiday. No classes Thursday, Nov 25 through Sunday, Nov 28 for non-standard terms. Campus offices close at 3:00pm on Wednesday, Nov 24 and reopen on Monday, Nov 29.

Nov 27 -28 Study Weekend
Nov 29 -Dec 3 Fall Semester Finals Week.  Finals will be remote.
Dec 3
End of Fall Semester (official Graduation Date)
Dec 7 Deadline for Fall 2021 final grade submission by 12:00pm

 

The University reserves the right to change these dates as deemed necessary.