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University 2021-2022 Academic Calendar


Classes Begin (Full Semester, 1st Bi-Term, and 5-Week Session 1) Monday, August 23
Labor Day (University closed) Monday, September 6
5-Week Session 1 Ends Friday, September 24
5-Week Session 2 Begins Monday, September 27
1st Bi-Term Finals Thursday-Friday, October 7-8
Fall Break  Thursday-Friday, October 14-15
2nd Bi-Term Begins Wednesday, October 20
5-Week Session 2 Ends Friday, October 29
5-Week Session 3 Begins Wednesday, November 3

Thanksgiving Holiday (University closed)

Wednesday-Friday, November 24-26
Final Examinations (Full Semester Classes) Monday-Friday, December 6-10
Final Examinations (2nd Bi-Term Classes) Thursday – Friday, December 9-10 
5-Week Session 3 Ends Friday, December 10
College Recognition Ceremonies Saturday, December 11
Final Grades Due Tuesday, December 14 (noon)


3-Week and 5-Week Classes Begin Monday, December 13
Winter Break (University closed / Winter Session Classes in Session) December 20-January 2
No Classes Friday, December 24
3-Week Classes End  Friday, December 31
2-Week Classes Begin Monday, January 3
5-Week and 2-Week Classes End Saturday, January 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed) Monday, January 17
Final Grades Due Tuesday, January 18 (noon)


Classes Begin (Full Semester, 1st Bi-Term, 5-Week Session 1) Tuesday, January 18
5-Week Session 1 Ends Friday, February 18
5-Week Session 2 Begins Monday, February 21
1st Bi-Term Finals Thursday-Friday, March 3-4
Spring Break Monday-Friday, March 14-18
2nd Bi-Term Begins Monday, March 21
5-Week Session 2 Ends Friday, April 1
5-Week Session 3 Begins Monday, April 4
Final Examinations (Full Semester Classes) Monday-Thursday, May 2-5
2nd Bi-Term Ends Thursday, May 5
5-Week Session 3 Ends Thursday, May 5
Commencement Thursday, May 5
College Recognition Ceremonies Friday, May 6
Final Grades Due Tuesday, May 10 (noon)


(May 9 - August 4)

May Sessions 
Classes Begin Monday, May 9
Memorial Day (university closed) Monday, May 30
June I Sessions  
Classes Begin Tuesday, May 31
June II Sessions  
Classes Begin Monday, June 6
Juneteenth Holiday observed (University closed) Monday, June 20
July I Sessions  
Independence Day observed (University closed) Monday, July 4
Classes Begin Tuesday, July 5
July II Sessions  
 Classes Begin Monday, July 11
 Summer Term Ends Thursday, August 4


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 Last Modified 10/11/21