Graduate: Spring 2021

Sixteen-Week Session (Term: 2211, Session: 16W)
Date
Registration opensTuesday, November 10, 2020
University offices closedThursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 3, 2021
Holiday: Christmas vacation (no classes)Thursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 10, 2021
Classes beginMonday, January 11, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form for a May 8, 2021, degree postingFriday, January 15, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form to participate in Spring CommencementFriday, January 15, 2021
Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)Monday, January 18, 2021
Deadline: Last day to register, add/drop classes, or submit independent study proposalsTuesday, January 19, 2021
Mid-semester break (no classes)Monday, March 8, 2021–Sunday, March 14, 2021
Deadline: Last day to withdraw from classesThursday, April 1, 2021
Holiday: Good Friday (no classes, offices closed)Friday, April 2, 2021
Classes endFriday, May 7, 2021
Degree confer dateSaturday, May 8, 2021
Spring CommencementSaturday, May 8, 2021
Grades dueMonday, May 17, 2021
Eight-Week Session 1 (Term: 2211, Session: 8W1)
Date
Registration opensTuesday, November 10, 2020
University offices closedThursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 3, 2021
Holiday: Christmas Vacation (no classes)Thursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 10, 2021
Classes beginMonday, January 11, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form for a May 8, 2021, degree postingFriday, January 15, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form to participate in Spring CommencementFriday, January 15, 2021
Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)Monday, January 18, 2021
Deadline: Last day to register, add/drop classes, or submit independent study proposalsTuesday, January 19, 2021
Deadline: Last day to withdraw from classesTuesday, February 16, 2021
Classes endFriday, March 5, 2021
Grades dueMonday, March 15, 2021
Degree confer dateSaturday, May 8, 2021
Spring CommencementSaturday, May 8, 2021
Eight-Week Session 2 (Term: 2211, Session: 8W2)
Date
Registration opensTuesday, November 10, 2020
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form for spring term degree postingsFriday, January 15, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form to participate in Spring CommencementFriday, January 15, 2021
Classes beginMonday, March 15, 2021
Deadline: Last day to register, add/drop classes, or submit independent study proposalsMonday, March 22, 2021
Holiday: Good Friday (no classes, offices closed)Friday, April 2, 2021
Deadline: Last day to withdraw from classesTuesday, April 20, 2021
Classes endFriday, May 7, 2021
Degree confer dateSaturday, May 8, 2021
Spring CommencementSaturday, May 8, 2021
Grades dueMonday, May 17, 2021
Study Away: Sixteen-Week Session (Term: 2211, Session: 16W)
Date
Registration opensTuesday, November 10, 2020
University offices closedThursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 3, 2021
Holiday: Christmas vacation (no classes)Thursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 10, 2021
Classes beginMonday, January 11, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form for a May 8, 2021, degree postingFriday, January 15, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form to participate in Spring CommencementFriday, January 15, 2021
Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)Monday, January 18, 2021
Deadline: Last day to register, add/drop classes, or submit independent study proposalsTuesday, January 19, 2021
Mid-semester break (classes in session for Study Away)Monday, March 8, 2021–Sunday, March 14, 2021
Deadline: Last day to withdraw from classesThursday, April 1, 2021
Holiday: Good Friday (no classes, offices closed)Friday, April 2, 2021
Classes endFriday, May 7, 2021
Degree confer dateSaturday, May 8, 2021
Spring CommencementSaturday, May 8, 2021
Grades dueMonday, May 17, 2021
Higher Education, Ph.D., Session (Term: 2212, Session: HED)
Date
Registration opensTuesday, November 10, 2020
Holiday: Christmas vacation (offices closed)Thursday, December 24, 2020–Sunday, January 3, 2021
Classes beginMonday, January 11, 2021
Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)Monday, January 18, 2021
Deadline: Last day to register, add/drop classes, or submit independent study proposalsTuesday, January 19, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form for any spring degree posting dateTuesday, January 19, 2021
Deadline: Last day to submit Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Form to participate in Spring CommencementTuesday, January 19, 2021
Holiday: Good Friday (no classes, offices closed)Friday, April 2, 2021
Spring CommencementSaturday, May 8, 2021
Deadline: Last day to withdraw from classesFriday, May 14, 2021
Holiday: Memorial Day (no classes, offices closed)Monday, May 31, 2021
Program break weeksMonday, June 28, 2021–Friday, July 9, 2021
Holiday: Independence Day (offices closed)Monday, July 5, 2021
Classes endFriday, July 16, 2021
Grades dueMonday, July 26, 2021

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Notes:

  • All dates subject to change at the university’s discretion.
  • Students are advised to review syllabus for classes which fall on holidays.
  • An Enrollment Activity Form and fee is required to enroll or withdraw late.
  • Degree confer dates for doctoral programs vary by dissertation completion. See the academic catalog.

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