Academic Calendar

See also Academic Calendars published by the Office of the Registrar.

Date Event
Aug. 21, 2021 New graduate student academic year sign-in period begins
Aug. 25 Undergraduate academic year sign-in period begins
Sept. 1 Fall-term classes begin
Oct. 11–15 Fall midterm examinations
Oct. 16–24 Fall recess
Nov. 23–28 Thanksgiving recess
Dec. 7–14 Reading period
Dec. 15-21 Fall-term examinations
Jan. 10–23, 2022     Wintersession
Jan. 10–29 Ph.D. general examinations
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Day
Jan. 24 Spring-term classes begin
Feb. 28–March 4 Spring midterm examination week
March 5–13 Spring recess
April 11–May 12 Ph.D. general examinations
April 22 Spring-term classes end
April 25–May 3 Reading period
May 6–12 Spring-term examinations
May 22 Baccalaureate
May 23 Class Day
May 23 Graduate School Hooding Ceremony
May 24 Commencement