Academic calendar

The academic calendar is your resource for official dates throughout the fall, spring and summer semesters, including the start and end of terms, holidays, class add-and-drop deadlines, registration, final exams and more.

 For the "Career" column, "G" denotes a date that applies to graduate students, and "U" applies to undergraduates.

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Term Event Career 2021-22 2022-23
Fall Start of term G/U Aug 23, 2021 Aug 22, 2022
Fall 15 week, 1st 8 week, and 1st 5 week sessions begin G/U Aug 23, 2021 Aug 22, 2022
Fall Last day to add 1st 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Aug 24, 2021 Aug 23, 2022
Fall Last day to add 1st 8 week session classes without signatures G/U Aug 25, 2021 Aug 24, 2022
Fall Last day to drop 1st 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Aug 27, 2021 Aug 26, 2022
Fall Last day to add 15 week session classes without signatures G/U Aug 29, 2021 Aug 28, 2022
Fall Last day to drop 1st 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U Aug 29, 2021 Aug 28, 2022
Fall Last day to drop 15 week session classes without "WD" G/U Sep 5, 2021 Sep 4, 2022
Fall Labor Day holiday - University closed G/U Sep 6, 2021 Sep 5, 2022
Fall Last day to withdraw from 1st 5 week session classes G/U Sep 7, 2021 Sep 6, 2022
Fall Last day to withdraw from 1st 8 week session classes G/U Sep 13, 2021 Sep 12, 2022
Fall 1st 5 week session ends G/U Sep 26, 2021 Sep 25, 2022
Fall 2nd 5 week session begins G/U Sep 27, 2021 Sep 26, 2022
Fall Last day to add 2nd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Sep 28, 2021 Sep 27, 2022
Fall Last day to drop 2nd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Oct 1, 2021 Sep 30, 2022
Fall Last day to withdraw from 15 week session classes G/U Oct 10, 2021 Oct 9, 2022
Fall 1st 8 week session ends G/U Oct 10, 2021 Oct 9, 2022
Fall 1st 8 week final examinations G/U Oct 11-17, 2021 Oct 10-16, 2022
Fall Last day to withdraw from Fall 2nd 5 week session classes G/U Oct 12, 2021 Oct 11, 2022
Fall 2nd 8 week session begins G/U Oct 18, 2021 Oct 17, 2022
Fall Last day to add 2nd 8 week session classes without signatures G/U Oct 20, 2021 Oct 19, 2022
Fall Last day to drop 2nd 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U Oct 24, 2021 Oct 23, 2022
Fall 2nd 5 week session ends G/U Oct 31, 2021 Oct 30, 2022
Spring Registration begins G/U Nov 1, 2021 TBD
Fall Graduation application deadline G Nov 1, 2021 Nov 1, 2022
Fall 3rd 5 week session begins G/U Nov 1, 2021 Oct 31, 2022
Fall Last day to add 3rd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Nov 2, 2021 Nov 1, 2022
Fall Last day to drop 3rd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Nov 5, 2021 Nov 4, 2022
Fall Last day to withdraw from 2nd 8 week session classes G/U Nov 8, 2021 Nov 7, 2022
Fall Veteran's Day observance - Staff holiday, classes held G/U Nov 11, 2021 Nov 11, 2022
Fall Last day to withdraw from 3rd 5 week session classes G/U Nov 16, 2021 Nov 15, 2022
Fall Thanksgiving recess beginning at 4:00pm on Wednesday G/U Nov 25-28, 2021 Nov 24-27, 2022
Spring Graduation application deadline U Dec 1, 2021 Dec 1, 2022
Fall Final instructional day G/U Dec 5, 2021 Dec 4, 2022
Fall 15 week, 2nd 8 week, and 3rd 5 week sessions end G/U Dec 5, 2021 Dec 4, 2022
Fall Final examinations G/U Dec 6-12, 2021 Dec 5-11, 2022
Fall Commencement G/U Dec 11, 2021 Dec 10, 2022
Fall Final grades due G/U Dec 14, 2021 Dec 13, 2022
Holiday observance - University closed G/U Dec 24-31, 2021 Dec 23-30, 2022
Audit 60+ in-person registration G/U TBD TBD
Spring Start of term G/U Jan 10, 2022 Jan 9, 2023
Spring 15 week, 1st 8 week, and 1st 5 week sessions begin G/U Jan 10, 2022 Jan 9, 2023
Spring Last day to add 1st 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jan 11, 2022 Jan 10, 2023
Spring Last day to add 1st 8 week session classes without signatures G/U Jan 12, 2022 Jan 11, 2023
Spring Last day to drop 1st 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jan 14, 2022 Jan 13, 2023
Spring Last day to add 15 week session classes without signatures G/U Jan 16, 2022 Jan 15, 2023
Spring Last day to drop 1st 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jan 16, 2022 Jan 15, 2023
Spring Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance - University closed G/U Jan 17, 2022 Jan 16, 2023
Spring Last day to drop 15 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jan 23, 2022 Jan 22, 2023
Spring Last day to withdraw from 1st 5 week session classes G/U Jan 25, 2022 Jan 24, 2023
Spring Last day to withdraw from 1st 8 week session classes G/U Jan 31, 2022 Jan 30, 2023
Spring 1st 5 week session ends G/U Feb 13, 2022 Feb 12, 2023
Spring 2nd 5 week session begins G/U Feb 14, 2022 Feb 13, 2023
Spring Last day to add 2nd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Feb 15, 2022 Feb 14, 2023
Spring Last day to drop 2nd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Feb 18, 2022 Feb 17, 2023
Spring President's Day observance (School of Law classes held) G/U Feb 22, 2022 Feb 23, 2023
Spring Last day to withdraw from 15 week session classes G/U Feb 27, 2022 Feb 26, 2023
Spring 1st 8 week session ends G/U Feb 27, 2022 Feb 26, 2023
Spring  1st 8 week final examinations G/U Feb 28-Mar 6, 2022 Feb 27-Mar 5, 2023
Spring Last day to withdraw from 2nd 5 week session classes G/U Mar 1, 2022 Feb 28, 2023
Spring 2nd 8 week session begins G/U Mar 7, 2022 Mar 6, 2023
Spring Last day to add 2nd 8 week session classes without signatures G/U Mar 9, 2022 Mar 8, 2023
Spring Last day to drop 2nd 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U Mar 13, 2022 Mar 12, 2023
Spring 2nd 5 week session ends G/U Mar 20, 2022 Mar 19, 2023
Spring Spring recess G/U Mar 21-27, 2022 Mar 20-26, 2023
Spring 3rd 5 week session begins G/U Mar 28, 2022 Mar 27, 2023
Spring Last day to add 3rd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Mar 29, 2022 Mar 28, 2023
Spring Last day to drop 3rd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Apr 1, 2022 Mar 31, 2023
Summer Registration begins G/U TBD TBD
Fall Registration begins G/U TBD TBD
Spring Graduation application deadline G Apr 1, 2022 Apr 1, 2023
Summer Graduation application deadline U Apr 1, 2022 Apr 1, 2023
Spring Last day to withdraw from 2nd 8 week session classes G/U Apr 4, 2022 Apr 3, 2023
Spring Last day to withdraw from 3rd 5 week session classes G/U Apr 12, 2022 Apr 11, 2023
Spring Final instructional day G/U May 1, 2022 Apr 30, 2023
Spring 15 week, 2nd 8 week, and 3rd 5 week sessions end G/U May 1, 2022 Apr 30, 2023
Spring Final examinations G/U May 2-8, 2022 May 1-7, 2023
Spring Commencement G/U May 6-8, 2022 May 5-7, 2023
Spring Final grades due G/U May 10, 2022 May 9, 2023
Audit 60+ in-person registration G/U TBD TBD
Summer Intersession and 1st 8 week session begin G/U May 16, 2022 May 15, 2023
Summer Last day to add intersession classes without signatures G/U May 16, 2022 May 15, 2023
Summer Last day to drop intersession classes without "WD" G/U May 18, 2022 May 17, 2023
Summer Last day to add 1st 8 week session classes without signatures G/U May 19, 2022 May 18, 2023
Summer Last day to drop 1st 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U May 23, 2022 May 22, 2023
Summer Last day to withdraw from intersession classes G/U May 24, 2022 May 23, 2023
Summer Memorial Day observance - University closed G/U May 30, 2022 May 29, 2023
Summer Intersession ends G/U Jun 5, 2022 Jun 4, 2023
Summer 1st 5 week and 2nd 8 week sessions begin G/U Jun 6, 2022 Jun 5, 2023
Summer Last day to add 1st 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jun 7, 2022 Jun 6, 2023
Summer Last day to add 2nd 8 week session classes without signatures G/U Jun 9, 2022 Jun 8, 2023
Summer Last day to drop 1st 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jun 10, 2022 Jun 9, 2023
Summer Last day to withdraw from 1st 8 week session classes G/U Jun 10, 2022 Jun 9, 2023
Summer Last day to drop 2nd 8 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jun 13, 2022 Jun 12, 2023
Summer Juneteenth observance - University closed G/U Jun 20, 2022 Jun 19, 2023
Summer Last day to withdraw from 1st 5 week session classes G/U Jun 21, 2022 Jun 20, 2023
Summer Last day to withdraw from 2nd 8 week session classes G/U Jul 1, 2022 Jun 30, 2023
Summer Graduation application deadline G Jul 1, 2022 Jul 1, 2023
Fall Graduation application deadline U Jul 1, 2022 Jul 1, 2023
Summer Independence Day observance - University closed G/U Jul 4, 2022 Jul 4, 2023
Summer 1st 5 week and 1st 8 week sessions end G/U Jul 10, 2022 Jul 9, 2023
Summer 2nd 5 week session begins G/U Jul 11, 2022 Jul 10, 2023
Summer Last day to add 2nd 5 week session classes without signatures G/U Jul 12, 2022 Jul 11, 2023
Summer Last day to drop 2nd 5 week session classes without "WD" G/U Jul 15, 2022 Jul 14, 2023
Summer Last day to withdraw from 2nd 5 week session classes G/U Jul 26, 2022 Jul 25, 2023
Summer 2nd 8 week session ends G/U Jul 31, 2022 Jul 30, 2023
Summer 2nd 5 week session ends G/U Aug 14, 2022 Aug 13, 2023
Summer Final grades due G/U Aug 16, 2022 Aug 15, 2023
Audit 60+ in-person registration G/U TBD TBD