2020 Summer Sessions 

Summer Session I
(
5 Weeks,  June 8 - July 7, 2020)


Friday, May 22, 2020
Registration Deadline

Monday, June 8, 2020
Session I classes begin

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Session I deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Session I grading option (P/NP) deadline

Friday, July 3, 2020
Session I deadline to withdraw with record

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Session I classes end

Summer Session II
(5 weeks, July 13 - August 11, 2020) 


Friday, June  26, 2020
Registration Deadline

Monday, July 13, 2020
Session II classes begin

Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Session II deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 20, 2020
Session II grading option (P/NP) deadline

Friday, August 7, 2020
Session II deadline to withdraw with record

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Session II classes end

Academic Year 2020-2021

Fall 2020

Wednesday, August 26
Module 1 classes begin

Monday, August 31
Module 1 deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 11:59 p.m.

Monday, September 7
Labor Day (classes in session; administrative offices closed for the federal holiday)

Friday, September 11
Module 1 grading option (P/NP) deadline

Wednesday, September 30
Module 1 deadline to withdraw with record

Tuesday, October 6
Module 1 classes end

Wednesday, October 7
Module 1 reading day

Thursday, October 8-Friday, October 9 
Module 1 final examinations

Monday, October 12
Module 2 classes begin

Thursday, October 15
Module 2 deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 11:59 p.m.

Wednesday, October 28
Module 2 grading option (P/NP) deadline

Monday, November 16
Module 2 deadline to withdraw with record

Friday, November 20
Module 2 classes end

Monday, November 23-Friday, November 27 
Module 2 reading days (Thanksgiving, November 26)

Monday, November 30-Wednesday, December 2
Module 2 final examinations (online)

Thursday, December 3
Winter recess begins

 

 

 

Spring 2021

Monday, January 4
January Term (J-term) classes begin

Tuesday, January 5
J-term deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 11:59 pm

Wednesday, January 13
J-term grading option (P/NP) deadline

Tuesday, January 26
J-term deadline to withdraw with record

Thursday, January 28
J-term classes end

Friday, January 29
J-term final examinations

Monday, February 1
Module 3 classes begin

Thursday, February 4
Module 3 deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 11:59 pm

Wednesday, February 17
Module 3 grading option (P/NP) deadline

Monday, March 8
Module 3 deadline to withdraw with record

Friday March 12
Module 3 classes end

Monday, March 15-Tuesday, March 16
Module 3 reading days

Wednesday, March 17-Friday, March 19
Module 3 final examinations

Monday, March 22
Module 4 classes begin

Thursday, March 25
Module 4 deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 11:59 pm

Wednesday, April 7
Module 4 grading option (P/NP) deadline

Monday, April 26
Module 4 deadline to withdraw with record

Friday, April 30
Module 4 classes end

Monday, May 3-Thursday, May 6
Module 4 reading days

Friday, May 7-Monday, May 10
Module 4 final examinations

Saturday, May 15
Commencement

Academic Year 2021-2022

Fall 2021

Tuesday, Aug. 24-Friday, Aug. 27
International Student Orientation

Saturday, Aug. 28
College Houses open for First Year Students; 8:30 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 28-Tuesday, Aug. 31
New Student Orientation

Sunday, Aug. 29-Tuesday, Aug. 31
College Houses & Theme Houses open for Upper Class Students; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 31
Convocation; 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 1
Fall semester classes begin; 8:00 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 6
Labor Day (classes in session; administrative offices closed for the federal holiday)

Friday, Oct. 8
Fall break begins; 4:30 p.m

Wednesday, Oct. 13
Fall break ends; 8:00 a.m.

Friday, Oct. 15-Sunday, Oct. 17
True Blue Weekend

Tuesday, Nov. 23
Thanksgiving recess begins; 6:05 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 29
Thanksgiving recess ends; 8:00 a.m

Friday, Dec. 10
Fall semester classes end; 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 11-Tuesday, Dec.14
Reading days

Wednesday, Dec. 15
Final examinations begin

Sunday, Dec. 19
Final examinations end; Winter recess begins

Monday, Dec. 20
College Houses & Theme Houses close; 11 a.m.

Spring 2022

Sunday, Jan. 16
College Houses & Theme Houses open, 8:30 a.m.

Monday, Jan. 17
Martin Luther King Day (offices open)

Tuesday, Jan. 18
Spring semester classes begin, 8:00 a.m.

Friday, March 11
Spring recess begins, 4:30 p.m.

Monday, March 21
Spring recess ends, 8:00 a.m.

Thursday, April 28
Spring semester classes end, 6:05 p.m.

Friday-Monday, April 29-May 2
Reading Days

Tuesday, May 3
Final examinations begin

Saturday, May 7
Final examinations end

Sunday, May 8
College Houses & Theme Houses close, 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, May 14
Commencement

Academic Year 2022-2023 

Fall 2022

Tuesday, Aug. 23-Friday, Aug. 26
International Student Orientation

Saturday, Aug. 27
College Houses open for First Year Students; 8:30 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 27-Tuesday, Aug. 30
New Student Orientation

Sunday, Aug. 28-Tuesday, Aug. 30
College Houses & Theme Houses open for Upper Class Students; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 30
Convocation; 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 31
Fall semester classes begin; 8:00 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 5
Labor Day (classes in session; administrative offices closed for the federal holiday)

Friday, Oct. 7
Fall break begins; 4:30 p.m

Wednesday, Oct. 12
Fall break ends; 8:00 a.m.

Friday, Oct. 21-Sunday, Oct. 23
True Blue Weekend

Tuesday, Nov. 22
Thanksgiving recess begins; 6:05 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 28
Thanksgiving recess ends; 8:00 a.m

Friday, Dec. 9
Fall semester classes end; 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 10-Tuesday, Dec.13
Reading days

Wednesday, Dec. 14
Final examinations begin

Sunday, Dec. 18
Final examinations end; Winter recess begins

Monday, Dec. 19
College Houses & Theme Houses close; 11 a.m.

Spring 2023

Sunday, Jan. 15
College Houses & Theme Houses open, 8:30 a.m.

Monday, Jan. 16
Martin Luther King Day (offices open)

Tuesday, Jan. 17
Spring semester classes begin, 8:00 a.m.

Friday, March 10
Spring recess begins, 4:30 p.m.

Monday, March 20
Spring recess ends, 8:00 a.m.

Thursday, April 27
Spring semester classes end, 6:05 p.m.

Friday-Monday, April 28-May 1
Reading Days

Tuesday, May 2
Final examinations begin

Saturday, May 6
Final examinations end

Sunday, May 7
College Houses & Theme Houses close, 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, May 13
Commencement

Religious Holidays 2020-2021

See also Interfaith Calendar

July 31-August 3
Eid-al-Adha (Islamic)

August 22
Ganesh Charturthi (Hindu)

September 19-20
Rosh Hashana (Jewish)

September 28
Yom Kippur (Jewish)

October 9
Last day of Sukkot (Jewish)

November 1 
All Saints' Day (Christian)

December 11-18
Hanukkah (Jewish)

December 25
Christmas (Christian)

December 26-January 1
Kwanzaa (Interfaith)

January 6
Epiphany (Christian)

February 8
Nirvana Day (Buddhist)

February 17
Ash Wednesday (Christian)

March 28 
Pesach (Passover) begins (Jewish)

April 2
Good Friday (Christian)

April 4 
Easter (Christian)

April 13
Ramadan begins (Islamic)

May 2
Easter (Orthodox) 

May 14-16
Ramadan ends with Eid-al-Fitr (Islamic)