2020-2021 Academic Calendar

 

 

 

NOTE:  All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

 


Fall 2020 Full Term

As of 6.18.2020 the Fall Term will begin on August 17, 2020 and will conclude on November 24, 2020. Other Academic Calendar changes will be updated in the days to come.

August 20 – December 11

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

August 13-14

New Faculty Orientation

August 15

Residence Halls Open

August 17

-Convocation

-Fall Development Conference

August 18

Fall Development Conference

August 19

REGISTRATION

August 20

-Day Classes Begin 

-Evening Classes Begin

August 22

Saturday Classes Begin

August 24

LAST DAY TO BE ADMITTED TO THE UNIVERSITY

August 26

-LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR REGISTER FOR CLASSES

-Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

-No-show reporting date. Students who fail to attend any classes by this date will have their registration canceled

September 2

- Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

- First Day to File an Academic Early Alert

September 7

Labor Day Holiday

September 24

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT 

-LAST DAY TO SUBMIT CHANGE OF MAJOR FORM

September 30

Last Day to File an Academic Early Alert

October 9

-Mid-term grades due by 9:00 a.m.

-Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in December, fee of $100.00

October 12-13

Fall Break

October 19

-Begin applying for May degree w/fee of $50.00 ($100.00 fee after November 4, until March 5). Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

-Accelerated II Registration

-Spring Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Spring 2021

-Graduates, Seniors, Veterans & Honors-Beginning October 19 -Juniors

-Beginning October 26 -Sophomores-Beginning November 2

-Freshmen--Beginning November 9

-Students Not Enrolled Fall 2020--Beginning November 16

October 21

Last Day to Drop a Full-Term Class

October 21

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN FULL-TERM FALL

November 25-27

Thanksgiving Holidays

December 2

LAST DAY FOR STUDENT ORGANIZATION EVENTS, PROGRAMS, SOLICITATION, AND FUND RAISING

December 5

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

December 7-11

Final Exams

December 11

Commencement

December 14

Final Grades Due 9:00 a.m.

January 4

Last Day for December 2020 Degrees to be Conferred

 

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Fall 2020 Accelerated Term I

As of 6.18.2020 the Fall Term will begin on August 17, 2020 and will conclude on November 24, 2020. Other Academic Calendar changes will be updated in the days to come.

August 20 - October 9

 All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

August 19

REGISTRATION

August 20

Classes Begin

August 24

-LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP A COURSE VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM I

-Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

August 26

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

September 3

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM I 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM I

September 14

Midterm Grades Due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term I

September 23

Last Day to Drop a Class for Accelerated Term I

September 23

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED IN ACCELERATED TERM I

October 8

Last Day of Classes for Accelerated Term 1

October 9

-Final Exams for Accelerated Term 1

-Last Day to Apply for a Degree Awarded in December fee of $100.00

October 12-13

Fall Break

October 14

Final Grades due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term I

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Fall 2020 Accelerated Term II

As of 6.18.2020 the Fall Term will begin on August 17, 2020 and will conclude on November 24, 2020. Other Academic Calendar changes will be updated in the days to come.

October 20- December 11

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

October 9

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in December fee of $100.00

October 12-13

Fall Break

October 19

-Begin applying for May degree w/fee of $50.00 ($100.00 fee after November 4, until March 3). Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

-Registration for Accelerated II

-Spring Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Spring 2021

-Graduates, Seniors, Veterans & Honors--Beginning October 19

-Juniors--Beginning October 26

-Sophomores--Beginning November 2

-Freshmen--Beginning November 9

-Students Not Enrolled Fall 2020--Beginning November 16

October 20

Classes Begin for Accelerated Term II

October 22

-LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM II

-Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

October 26

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

November 2

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM II 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM II

November 17

Midterm Grades Due for Accelerated Term II Classes

November 17

Last Day to Drop A Class for Accelerated Term II

November 17

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM II

November 25-27

Thanksgiving Holidays

December 5

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

December 7-11

Final Exams

December 11

Commencement

December 14

Final Grades are due by 9:00 a.m.

January 4

Last Day for December 2020 Degrees to be Conferred


 

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Spring 2021 Full Term

January 6 – April 30

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

January 4

Convocation

January 5

Registration

January 6

Day Classes Begin

Evening Classes Begin

January 8

LAST DAY TO BE ADMITTED TO THE UNIVERSITY

January 9

Saturday Classes Begin

January 12

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR FULL-TERM

Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

No-show reporting date. Students who fail to attend any classes by this date will have their registration canceled.

January 18

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 20

- Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

- First Day to File an Academic Early Alert

February 10

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT

-LAST DAY TO SUBMIT CHANGE OF MAJOR FORM

February 18

Last Day to File an Early Alert

March 5

Mid-Term Grades Due

March 5

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in May fee of $100.00

March 8-12

Spring Break

March 15

-Classes Resume

-Begin applying for August & December degrees w/fee of $50.00 [$100.00 fee after March 26, until May 28 (August) and October 2 (December)]. Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

-Summer & Fall Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Summer/Fall 2021

-Graduates, Seniors, Veterans & Honors--Beginning March 15

-Juniors--Beginning March 22

-Sophomores--Beginning March 29

-Freshmen--Beginning April 5

-Students Not Enrolled Spring 2019--Beginning April 12

March 17

-LAST DAY TO DROP A FULL-TERM SPRING CLASS

-LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN FULL-TERM SPRING

April 2-5

Mid Semester Break

April 21

LAST DAY FOR STUDENT ORGANIZATION EVENTS, PROGRAMS, SOLICITATION, AND FUND RAISING

April 24

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

April 26-April 30

Final Exams

April 30

Commencement Practice

May 1

Commencement

May 3

Final Grades Due by 9:00 a.m.

May 21

Last Day for May 2021 Degrees to be Conferred

May 28

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August fee of $100.00

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Spring 2021 Accelerated Term I

January 6 – February 25

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

January 5

Registration

January 6

Classes Begin

January 8

-LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP A COURSE VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM I

-Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

January 12

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal Only for Accelerated Term I

January 18

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 20

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM I 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM I

February 3

Midterm Grades Due for Accelerated Term I

February 10

Last Day To Drop A Class for Accelerated Term I

February 10

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM I

February 25

Final Exams Accelerated Term I

February 26

Final Grades Due by 9:00 a.m. Accelerated Term I

March 5

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in May fee of $100.00

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Spring 2021 Accelerated Term II

March 16 – April 30

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

March 5

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in May, fee of $100.00

March 8-12

Spring Break

March 15

-Classes Resume

-Begin applying for August & December degrees w/fee of $50.00 [$100.00 fee after March 26 until May 28 (August) and October 1 (December)]. Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

-Summer & Fall Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Summer/Fall 2021

-Graduates, Seniors, Veterans & Honors--Beginning March 15

-Juniors--Beginning March 22

-Sophomores--Beginning March 29  

-Freshmen--Beginning April 5

-Students Not Enrolled Spring 2021--Beginning April 12

March 15

REGISTRATION Accelerated Term II

March 16

Classes Begin Accelerated Term II

March 18

-LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM II

-Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal for Accelerated Term II

March 22

Last Day To Receive 95% For Complete Withdrawal Accelerated II Only

March 29

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM II 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM II

April 2-5

Mid Semester Break

April 8

Midterm Grades Due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term II

April 9

-Last Day to Drop A Class for Accelerated Term II

-LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM II

April 24

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

April 26-April 30

Final Exams

April 29

Commencement Practice

April 30

Commencement

May 3

Grades Due by 9:00 a.m.

May 21

Last Day for May 2021 Degrees to be Conferred

May 28

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August fee of $100.00

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Summer 2021 Full Term

May 26 – July 27

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

May 25

REGISTRATION

May 26

Classes Begin

May 28

Last Day to Apply for a Degree Awarded in August fee of $100.00

May 31

Memorial Day

June 1

-LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR FULL-TERM 

-Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

-No-show reporting date. Students who fail to attend any classes by this date will have their registration canceled

June 3

-Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

-First Day to File an Early Alert

June 17

Last Day to File an Early Alert

June 28

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT

July 5

Independence Day Holiday

July 23

Last Day To Drop A Full Term Course

July 23

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN THE 2nd SUMMER AND/OR FULL-TERM SUMMER

July 26-27

Final Exams

July 30

Commencement

August 2

Final Grades Due for Full-Term by 9:00 a.m.

August 27

Last Day for August 2021 Degrees to be Conferred

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Summer 2021 Accelerated Term I

May 26- June 23

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

May 25

REGISTRATION

May 26

Classes Begin

May 28

Last Day to Apply for a Degree Awarded in August fee of $100.00

May 27

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR 1st SUMMER TERM 

Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

May 28

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

May 31

Memorial Day Holiday

June 4

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT

June 11

LAST DAY TO DROP A 1st SUMMER TERM COURSE

June 11

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN THE 1ST SUMMER TERM

June 22-23

Final Exams for 1st Summer Term

June 25

Final Grades Due for 1st Summer Term by 9:00 a.m.

 

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Summer 2021 Accelerated Term II

June 29 – July 27

All deadlines are at 5:00pm unless otherwise stated.   All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

June 28

REGISTRATION for 2nd Summer Term

June 29

Classes Begin

June 30

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR 2nd Summer TERM 

Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

July 1

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

July 5

Independence Day Holiday

July 9

-LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE  OF WP OR WF 

-LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT

-LAST DAY TO SUBMIT A CHANGE OF MAJOR FORM FOR SUMMER

July 23

LAST DAY TO DROP A 2nd Summer TERM COURSE

July 23

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN THE 2ND SUMMER AND/OR FULL-TERM SUMMER

July 26-27

Final Exams for 2nd Summer Term

July 30

Commencement

August 2

Final Grades Due for 2nd Summer by 9:00 a.m.

August 27

Last Day for August 2021 Degrees to be Conferred


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