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Fall 2021 Academic Calendar by Category and Date

Category Date Descriptor
Academic Calendar Monday, August 23, 2021 First day of classes
Academic Calendar Monday, September 6, 2021 Labor Day Holiday - No classes
Academic Calendar Monday, September 20, 2021 Census Day - 20th Day of classes
Academic Calendar Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Start Credit/No Credit *
Academic Calendar Monday, October 4, 2021 Deadline Credit/No Credit *
Academic Calendar Saturday, October 9, 2021 First Day of Fall Break
Academic Calendar Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Last Day of Fall Break
Academic Calendar Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Thanksgiving Break First Day
Academic Calendar Sunday, November 28, 2021 Thanksgiving Break Last Day
Academic Calendar Thursday, December 9, 2021 Last day of classes
Academic Calendar Friday, December 10, 2021 Stop Day
Academic Calendar Monday, December 13, 2021 First day of Finals
Academic Calendar Friday, December 17, 2021 Last day of Finals
Academic Calendar Monday, December 27, 2021 Grade submission deadline -- 11:59 p.m. (excludes Law)
Academic Calendar Wednesday, January 5, 2022 Law grade submission deadline -- 11:59 p.m.
Add/Drop Friday, August 27, 2021 Last day to add and change sections on-line *
Add/Drop Friday, August 27, 2021 Last day to add/change sections without written permission *
Add/Drop Monday, August 30, 2021 Add/change of section with written permission begins (off-line) *
Add/Drop Monday, September 13, 2021 First Period Drop ends *
Add/Drop Monday, September 13, 2021 Last day to withdraw/drop without a "W" *
Add/Drop Tuesday, September 14, 2021 Second Period Drop begins *
Add/Drop Monday, September 20, 2021 Last day to add or swap a class *
Add/Drop Wednesday, November 17, 2021 Last day to withdraw from a class or the University (full semester classes, excluding Law)
Add/Drop Wednesday, November 17, 2021 Second Period Drop Ends *
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, March 11, 2021 Advising begins
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, March 11, 2021 Email notification of enrollment appointment time
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, March 11, 2021 Enrollment appointment times posted to Student Self-Service
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, April 1, 2021 Timetable/Schedule of Classes published to the web
Continuing Student Enrollment Friday, April 2, 2021 Continuing Student Enrollment begins
Continuing Student Enrollment Friday, April 2, 2021 Enrollment Appointments begin
Continuing Student Enrollment Sunday, August 22, 2021 Continuing Student Enrollment ends (11:59 p.m.) -- all careers
Graduation Monday, February 1, 2021 Enroll & Pay On-line Application for Graduation available Law, Graduate and Undergraduate students
Graduation Monday, November 1, 2021 Law Application for Graduation deadline
Graduation Monday, November 1, 2021 Undergraduate Application for Graduation deadline
Graduation Thursday, December 2, 2021 Law Grade Roster creation
Graduation Thursday, December 9, 2021 Grade Roster creation (excludes Law)
Graduation Friday, December 17, 2021 Graduate Application for Graduation deadline
Graduation Friday, January 14, 2022 Course Completion Deadline
Graduation Friday, January 14, 2022 Official Degree list due
Graduation Monday, January 24, 2022 Degrees post to transcripts
Graduation Monday, February 28, 2022 Diplomas available
Late Enrollment Monday, August 23, 2021 $150 late enrollment fee begins *
Late Enrollment Monday, August 23, 2021 First day of Late Enrollment *
Late Enrollment Friday, August 27, 2021 Last day to enroll online *
Late Enrollment Monday, August 30, 2021 Petition late enrollment begins (off-line), form available at student's school *
Late Enrollment Monday, September 13, 2021 Last day to request a Petition to Late Enroll form (non TBA, full semester classes)
Late Enrollment Monday, September 20, 2021 Last day petition late enrollment (non TBA, full semester classes)
New Student Enrollment Wednesday, April 28, 2021 GRDL, UGDK, LAW & GRDK New Student Enrollment begins
New Student Enrollment Monday, July 26, 2021 Enrollment for new non-degree seeking students (UGDL career), community members and special student populations, Monday following last July orientation eff 4219
New Student Enrollment Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Freshman/Transfer Orientation and Enrollment
New Student Enrollment Wednesday, August 18, 2021 Freshman/Transfer Orientation and Enrollment
New Student Enrollment Thursday, August 19, 2021 Open enrollment for students who have not attended orientation. See the Office of First Year Experience  for details.
New Student Enrollment Sunday, August 22, 2021 New Student Enrollment ends (11:59 p.m.)
Post Semester Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Collection of non-posted grades begins for all careers
Post Semester Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Grade roster entry access shut off (excludes Law)
Post Semester Wednesday, January 5, 2022 Law grade roster entry access shut off
Refunds and Adjustments Thursday, April 1, 2021 First day to submit Fee Adjustment Forms
Refunds and Adjustments Wednesday, June 9, 2021 First day to submit residency application
Refunds and Adjustments Friday, August 27, 2021 Last day 100% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Saturday, August 28, 2021 First day 50% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Monday, September 20, 2021 Last day 50% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Tuesday, September 21, 2021 0% refund begins *
Refunds and Adjustments Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Tuition Adjustment & Residency Application deadlines
*-Information applies to full semester courses.  Some deadlines may exclude certain schools and colleges.

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