2021 Summer Sessions 

Summer Session I
(
5 Weeks,  June 7 - July 6, 2021)


Friday, May 21, 2021
Registration Deadline

Monday, June 7, 2021
Session I classes begin

Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Session I deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Session I grading option (P/NP) deadline

Friday, July 2, 2021
Session I deadline to withdraw with record

Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Session I classes end

Summer Session II
(5 weeks, July 12 - August 10, 2021) 


Friday, June  25, 2021
RegistrationDeadline

Monday, July 12, 2021
Session II classes begin

Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Session II deadline for course changes or withdrawing without record by 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Session II grading option (P/NP) deadline

Friday, August 6, 2021
Session II deadline to withdraw with record

Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Session II classes end

Academic Year 2021-2022

Fall 2021

Tuesday, Aug. 24
International First Years Move in /Orientation

Wednesday, Aug. 25
International Sophomores Move in / Orientation

Saturday, Aug. 28
New Student Move in / Orientation

Sunday, Aug. 29
Sophomores Move in / Orientation

Monday Aug. 30-Tuesday Aug. 31
Upperclass Move in

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)

Wednesday, Oct. 6
Day of Dialogue

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

Monday, Dec. 13
Fall semester classes end; 10:20 p.m.
(make-up day for Diay of Dialogue, follows Wednesday schedule)

Saturday, Dec. 11-Sunday, Dec.12,
Tuesday, Dec. 14-Wednesday, Dec. 15
Reading days

Thursday, Dec. 16
Final examinations begin

Monday, Dec. 20
Final examinations end; Winter recess begins

Tuesday, Dec. 21
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

Academic Year 2023-2024 

Fall 2023

Tuesday, Aug. 22-Friday, Aug. 25
International Student Orientation

Saturday, Aug. 26
College Houses open for First Year Students; 8:30 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 26-Tuesday, Aug. 29
New Student Orientation

Sunday, Aug. 27-Tuesday, Aug. 29
College Houses & Theme Houses open for Upper Class Students; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 29
Convocation; 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 30
Fall semester classes begin; 8:00 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 4
Labor Day (classes in session; administrative offices closed for the federal holiday)

Friday, Oct. 6
Fall break begins; 4:30 p.m

Wednesday, Oct. 11
Fall break ends; 8:00 a.m.

Friday, Oct. 27-Sunday, Oct. 29
True Blue Weekend

Tuesday, Nov. 21
Thanksgiving recess begins; 6:05 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 27
Thanksgiving recess ends; 8:00 a.m

Friday, Dec. 8
Fall semester classes end; 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 9-Tuesday, Dec.12
Reading days

Wednesday, Dec. 13
Final examinations begin

Sunday, Dec. 17
Final examinations end; Winter recess begins

Monday, Dec. 17
College Houses & Theme Houses close; 11 a.m.

 

Spring 2024

Sunday, Jan. 14
College Houses & Theme Houses open, 8:30 a.m.

Monday, Jan. 15
Martin Luther King Day (offices open)

Tuesday, Jan. 16
Spring semester classes begin, 8:00 a.m.

Friday, March 8
Spring recess begins, 4:30 p.m.

Monday, March 18
Spring recess ends, 8:00 a.m.

Thursday, April 25
Spring semester classes end, 6:05 p.m.

Friday-Monday, April 26-29
Reading Days

Tuesday, April 30
Final examinations begin

Saturday, May 4
Final examinations end

Sunday, May 5
College Houses & Theme Houses close, 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, May 11
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)