The Academic Calendar

Academic dates for Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) and the Schools of:

AH Allied Health Professions
BH Behavioral Health
SD Dentistry
SM Medicine
SN Nursing
SP Pharmacy
PH Public Health
SR Religion

For the most current event information, visit the University's Event Calendar.

 2021

January

4 U Winter Quarter begins (standard-term programs)
4 SD Winter Term begins (DDS, DH, IDP))
11 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)
11-15 U Week of Renewal
18 U Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (holiday)
19 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard-term courses)

February

15 U President's Day (holiday)

March

1 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard-term courses)
8 U Spring registration opens (standard-term programs)
18 SD Winter Term ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
19 U Winter Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
20-28 U Spring Recess
23 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
24 U Standard-term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
29 U Spring Quarter begins (standard-term programs)

April

5 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)
5-9 U Week of Renewal
12 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard-term courses)

May

24 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard-term courses)
29 U SM/SP/SD Baccalaureate services
30 U SM/SP/SD Commencement services
31 U Memorial Day (holiday)

June

1 U Summer registration opens (standard-term programs)
11 SD Spring Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
11 U Spring Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
12 U AH/BH/PH/SN/SR Baccalaureate services
13 U BH/PH/SN/SR Commencement services
14 AH Commencement services
15 SD Standard-term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
16 U Standard term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
17 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard-term programs)
18 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard-term programs)
21 U Summer Quarter begins (standard-term programs)
28 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)

July

4 U Independence Day
5 U Independence Day (observed)
6 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard-term courses)
6 SD Summer Term begins (DDS, DH, IDP)
27 U First 5-week Summer Session ends
28 U Second 5-week Summer Session begins

August

9-13 SP Orientation Week
16 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard-term courses)
16 SP Block A begins

September

3 U Second 5-week Summer Session ends
3 U Summer Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
6 U Labor Day (holiday)
7 U Autumn registration opens (standard-term programs)
9 U Standard-term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
21 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
23 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard-term programs)
24 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard-term programs)
27 U Autumn Quarter begins (standard-term programs)
27 U University-wide orientation and Welcome Back Bash

October

4 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)
4-8 SP Block A exam week
11-15 U Week of Renewal
11 U Last day to drop without a "W" (standard-term courses)
11 SP Block B begins

November

24-26 U Thanksgiving Recess
29 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard-term courses)
29 U Winter registration opens (standard-term programs)

December

6-10 SP Block B exam week
16 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard-term programs)
17 U Autumn Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
17 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard-term programs)
18–January 2 U Christmas Recess
21 SD Standard-term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
22 U Standard-term grades due by 4:00 p.m.

 2022

January

3 SD Winter Quarter begins (all programs)
3 U Winter Quarter begins (standard-term programs)
3 SP Block C begins
10 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)
10–14 U Week of Renewal
17 U Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (holiday)
18 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard-term courses)

February

21 U President's Day (holiday)
21-25 SP Block C exam week
28 U Last day to drop with a "W" (standard-term courses)
28 SP Block D begins

March

7 U Spring registration begins (standard-term programs)
14–17 SD Winter Quarter final examinations
17 SD Winter Quarter ends (DDS, DH, IDP)
18 U Winter Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
19–25 U Spring Recess
21–22 SD IDP orientation
22 SD Grades due by 4:00 p.m.
23 U Standard-term grades due by 4:00 p.m.
24 U Last day to register without a late fee (Spring Quarter standard-term programs)
25 U First day of $200 late registration fee (Spring Quarter standard-term programs)
28 SD Spring Quarter begins (all programs)
28 U Spring Quarter begins (standard-term programs)

April

4 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)
4–8 U Week of Renewal
11 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard-term courses)
25-29 SP Block D exam week

May

23 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard-term courses)
28 U SD/SM/SP Baccalaureate Services
29 U SD/SM/SP Commencement Services
30 U Memorial Day (holiday)
31 U Summer Registration Opens (standard-term programs)

June

10 U Spring Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
11 U SAHP/SBH/SN/SPH/SR Baccalaureate Services
12 U SAHP/SBH/SN/SPH/SR Commencement Services
15 U Standard-term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
16 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard-term programs)
17 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard-term programs)
20 U Summer Quarter Begins (standard-term programs)
27 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)

July

4 U Independence Day (holiday)
5 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard-term courses)
26 U 1st 5-week Summer Session ends
27 U 2nd 5-week Summer Session begins

August

15 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard-term courses)

September

2 U 2nd 5-week Summer Session ends
2 U Summer Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
5 U Labor Day (holiday)
6 U Autumn registration opens (standard-term programs)
8 U Standard-term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
22 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard-term programs)
23 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard-term programs)
26 U Autumn quarter begins (standard-term programs)
26 U University-wide orientation and Welcome Back Bash

October

3 U Last day to register with a late fee (standard-term programs)
10 U Last day to drop without a “W” (standard-term courses)
10-14 U Week of Renewal

November

23–27 U Thanksgiving Recess
28 U Last day to drop with a “W” (standard-term courses)
28 U Winter registration opens (standard-term programs)

December

15 U Last day to register without a late fee (standard-term programs)
16 U Autumn Quarter ends (standard-term programs)
16 U First day of $200 late registration fee (standard-term programs)
21 U Standard-term grades due at 4:00 p.m.
19–January 2 U Christmas Recess