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Weeks of Instruction

Fall Semester 2021

Monday, August 16 – General Registration

First Week of Instruction (Aug 18 – Aug 24)

  • Wednesday, August 18 – On Campus First Day of Classes
  • Tuesday, August 24 - Last day to Register, Add New Courses, Make Section Changes, Change Pass/Fail and Audit

Second Week of Instruction (Aug 25 – Aug 31)

Third Week of Instruction (Sept 1 – Sept 7)

  • Monday, September 6 – Labor Day Recess: University Closed

Fourth Week of Instruction (Sept 8 – Sept 14)

Fifth Week of Instruction (Sept 15 – Sept 21)

Sixth Week of Instruction (Sept 22 – Sept 28)

Seventh Week of Instruction (Sept 29 – Oct 5)

Eighth Week of Instruction (Oct 6 – Oct 12)

  • Thursday, October 7 – Mid-Check Grades Due by Noon 
  • Thursday, October 7 through Sunday, October 10 – Fall Break

Ninth Week of Instruction (Oct 13 – Oct 19)

Tenth Week of Instruction (Oct 20 – Oct 26)

Eleventh Week of Instruction (Oct 27 – Nov 2)

Twelfth Week of Instruction (Nov 3 – Nov 9)

Thirteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 10 – Nov 16)

  • Tuesday, November 16 - Last Day to Drop a Class and Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Fourteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 17 – Nov 23)

  • Saturday, November 20 through Sunday, November 28 – Fall Recess

Fifteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 24 – Nov 30)

  • Saturday, November 20 through Sunday, November 28 – Fall Recess

Sixteenth Week of Instruction (Dec 1 – Dec 10)

  • Thursday, December 9 – Last Day of Classes • Friday, December 10 – Prep Day for Finals

Final Exam Week (Dec 13 – Dec 17)

  • Monday, December 13 through Friday, December 17 – Final Exams

Saturday, December 18 – Commencement

Saturday, December 18 – Winter Recess Begins

Spring Semester 2022

Friday, January 7 – General Registration

First Week of Instruction (Jan 10 – 14)

  • Monday, January 10 – On Campus First Day of Classes 
  • Friday, January 14 - Last day to Register, Add New Courses, Make Section Changes, Change Pass/Fail and Audit

Second Week of Instruction (Jan 17 – Jan 21)

  • Monday, January 17 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Recess: University Closed

Third Week of Instruction (Jan 24 – Jan 28)

Fourth Week of Instruction (Jan 31 – Feb 4)

Fifth Week of Instruction (Feb 7 – Feb 11)

Sixth Week of Instruction (Feb 14 – Feb 18)

Seventh Week of Instruction (Feb 21 – Feb 25)

Eighth Week of Instruction (Feb 28 – Mar 4)

  • Friday, March 4 – Mid-Check Grades Due by Noon

Ninth Week of Instruction (Mar 7 – Mar 11)

Tenth Week of Instruction (Mar 14 – Mar 18)

  • Saturday, March 12 through Sunday, March 20 – Spring Recess

Eleventh Week of Instruction (Mar 21 – Mar 25)

Twelfth Week of Instruction (Mar 28 – Apr 1)

Thirteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 4 – Apr 8)

Fourteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 11 – Apr 15)

  • Thursday, April 14 - Last Day to Drop a Class and Last Day to Withdraw from the University
  • Friday, April 15 – Spring Holiday: University Closed

Fifteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 18 – Apr 22)

Sixteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 25 – Apr 29)

  • Friday, April 29 – Last Day of Classes

Final Exam Week (May 2 – May 6)

  • Monday, May 2 through Friday, May 6 – Final Exams

Monday, May 9 - First Day of Maymester (May 9 – May 27)

Tuesday, May 10 - Primary Election Day Recess: University Closed

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 13, May 14 and May 15 – Commencement

Saturday, May 14 – Alumni Day

Summer Semester 2022

Monday, May 9 - First Day of Maymester (May 9 – May 27)

Tuesday, May 10 - Primary Election Day Recess: University Closed

First Week of Instruction (May 16 – May 20)

  • Monday, May 16 – General Registration
  • Monday, May 16 – On Campus First Day of Classes

Second Week of Instruction (May 23 – May 27)

Friday, May 27 - Last Day of Maymester

Third Week of Instruction (May 30 – Jun 3)

  • Monday, May 30 – Memorial Day Recess: University Closed

Fourth Week of Instruction (Jun 6 – Jun 10)

Fifth Week of Instruction (Jun 13 – Jun 17)

Sixth Week of Instruction (Jun 20 – Jun 24)

  • Friday, June 24 – Final Exam for First Six-Week Session

Seventh Week of Instruction (Jun 27 – Jul 1)

Eighth Week of Instruction (Jul 4 – Jul 8)

  • Monday, July 4 – Independence Day Recess: University Closed

Ninth Week of Instruction (Jul 11 – Jul 15)

Tenth Week of Instruction (Jul 18 – Jul 22)

Eleventh Week of Instruction (Jul 25 – Jul 29)

Twelfth Week of Instruction (Aug 1 – Aug 5)

  • Friday, August 5 – Final Exam for Second Six-Week Session and 12-Week Session

Friday, August 12 – Degree Conferring Date (No Ceremonies)