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Important Dates for Spring 2021 (COVID-19) Updated 10/1/2020

Academic Calendar

ALL DATES TENTATIVE

Events Short Session I Full Session Short Session II
Advising for Spring/Summer 2021 for Currently Enrolled Students SEPT 14 -
OCT 9, 2020
SEPT 14 -
OCT 9, 2020
SEPT 14 -
OCT 9, 2020
Regular Registration for Spring 2021 OCT 12 -
DEC 10, 2020  *
OCT 12 -
DEC 10, 2020  *
OCT 12, 2020 -
MAR 4, 2021  *
Web Registration System Closed for Drop for Non-Payment DEC 11, 2020 DEC 11, 2020 ---
Late Registration ($50 late fee begins on the first day of classes) DEC 12, 2020 -
JAN 14, 2021  *
DEC 12, 2020 -
JAN 19, 2021  *
MAR 5 -
MAR 11, 2021  *
Classes Begin JAN 13 JAN 13 MAR 10
Drop/Add (Only for students with existing schedules) JAN 13-14 JAN 13-19 MAR 10-11
Web Registration System Closed for Drop for Non-Payment JAN 20 JAN 20 MAR 12

University Holidays: No Spring Break to accommodate early completion of the semester due to Covid-19

JAN 18 JAN 18 ---
Midterm Grades Due FEB 3 MAR 3 APR 7
Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” Grade FEB 5 MAR 10 APR 9
Advising for Fall 2021 for Currently Enrolled Students FEB 8 - MAR 5 FEB 8 - MAR 5 FEB 8 - MAR 5
Regular Registration for Fall 2021 MAR 8 – JUL 28 MAR 8 – JUL 28 MAR 8 – JUL 28
Last Day of Classes MAR 3 APR 28 APR 27
Final Exams MAR 4 - 5 APR 29 - MAY 5 APR 28 - 29
Grades Due MAR 8, Noon MAY 10, Noon MAY 3, Noon
Commencement Ceremonies MAY 13 & 14


COVID-19 Changes Was Now

Spring Break

MAR 15-21 No Break

Last day of Classes:
Full Session
Short Session II

MAY 5
MAY 4
APR 28
APR 27

Final Exams:
Full Session
Short Session II

MAY 5-11
MAY 5-6
APR 29 - MAY 5
APR 28-29

Grades Due:
Full Session
Short Session II

MAY 12
MAY 10
MAY 10
MAY 3

* Registration closes at midnight on the final day of regular and late registration.
All campuses close at noon on Friday, Spring and Fall semesters. Summer semester closed on Fridays.

Business Calendar

ALL DATES TENTATIVE

Calendar Event Date
Spring Semester Priority Deadline for Submitting the Completed and Signed FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA to the federal processor 8/28/2020
Priority Graduate Admissions Deadline Click Here
Fall Semester Deadline for Submitting All Supporting Documentation requested by the Office Of Financial Aid 9/26/2020
Late Graduate Admissions Deadline Click Here
New Student Orientations Begin for Spring Click Here
Priority Undergraduate Admission Deadline 12/9/2020
Payment Deadline for Full, Session I and eCore Full and Session I Regular Registration 12/10/2020
Drop for Non-Payment for Regular Registration (Web Registration System is Closed) 12/11/2020
Senior Citizens 62 and over/TAP/ Registration Start Date (Session I and Full) 12/11/2020
Last Day for Accuplacer retake for Admission Decision 1/6/2021
Bookstore Charges Open for Financial Aid 1/6/2021
Residence Hall Move in days for New Students 1/9/2021-1/11/2021
Residence Hall Move in days for Returning Students 1/0/2021-1/12/2021
Payment Deadline for Full and Session I, eCore Full and Session I Late Registration, Drop/Add 1/19/2021
Drop for Non-Payment for Late Registration and Drop/Add (Web Registration System is Closed) 1/20/2021
First Financial Aid Refund Date 2/11/2021
Payment Deadline for Session II and eCore Session II Regular Registration 3/4/2021
Payment Deadline for Session II and eCore Session II Drop/Add 3/11/2021
Drop for non-payment 3/11/2021
Payment Deadline for Late Registration and Drop/Add 3/9/2021
Drop for non-payment 3/10/2021
New Student Orientation Click Here
Grades Available in SWORDS 5/18/2021