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2021 Spring Undergraduate Academic Calendar

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DateDescription
January 18Martin Luther King Day (university closed)
January 25Spring classes begin.
Drop-add period begins.
January 29Last day for undergraduate students to add a course without a permission number.
Last day for instructors to publish course and attendance requirements for class members.
February 5Last day to:
  • Add a course with a permission number
  • Drop a course without record,
  • Change enrollment status from: Audit to Credit; Credit to Audit
Note: No refund after this date.
February 15Presidents Day (university closed)
February 16Monday class schedule
March 2Mid-semester: at least one evaluation required in each course.
March 19No classes
March 26Fall 2021 schedule of classes will be viewable in SIS
March 29Faculty advising period for fall 2021 begins.
First day for seniors who anticipate completion of degree requirements by the end of December 2021 to confer with faculty advisors and to file Programs of Baccalaureate Studies (DIG form).
April 5Enrollment for fall 2021 courses begin using enrollment appointment dates obtained from student SIS self-service.
April 12Faculty advising period for fall 2021 ends. Last day for seniors who anticipate completion of degree requirements by the end of December 2021 to confer with faculty advisors and to file Programs of Baccalaureate Studies (DIG form).
April 19Patriot's Day (university closed)
April 23No hour examination shall be administered during the last five academic days of the semester unless exemption has been allowed by the college dean.
April 30Last day of spring semester classes.
Last day for students to withdraw from courses with grade of “W” for regular session. All other sessions see Graduate, Online & Professional Studies calendar.  
Last day for student submission of work to resolve fall 2020 and winter 2021 courses incomplete grades.
May 1Reading Day (no classes or exams)
May 3Spring semester examinations begin (there will be Saturday exams)
May 8Spring semester examinations end at 6 p.m.
May 9Residence halls close at 12 p.m.
May 10Make-up day for examinations postponed because of weather.
May 11Deadline for final grades to be recorded in SIS by 4 p.m. Last day for faculty to submit grade changes for fall 2020 and winter 2021 courses incomplete grades.
May 12University Commencement - Doctoral
May 13University Commencement - Bachelor's and Master's
May 14University Commencement - Bachelor's and Master's