2021-2022 Academic Calendar

On Campus Programs

Fall Semester 2021

Date Day Event
August 23 Monday Classes begin
August 27 Friday Last day to add first part-of-term classes
September 6 Monday Last day to add full-term classes
September 8 Wednesday Last day to drop first part-of-term classes
September 10 Friday Deadline to file statement of intent to graduate December 30
September 21 Tuesday Deadline for students with "I" grade to submit work to instructor
September 27 Monday Last day to drop full-term classes
October 6 Wednesday "NR" grades changed to "F" for enrolled students
October 7 - 10 Thursday - Sunday Fall Break
October 12 Tuesday Classes end first part-of-term
October 13 Wednesday Classes begin second part-of-term
October 19 Tuesday Last day to add second part-of-term classes
October 29 Friday Last day to drop second part-of-term classes
November 1 - 12 Monday – 2nd Friday Registration for Spring 2022
November 5 Friday Deadline to submit thesis or dissertation to Graduate School office for review of format to graduate December 30
November 24 – 28 Wednesday – Sunday Thanksgiving Holiday
December 3 Friday Last day to defend to graduate December 30
December 3 Friday Classes end
December 6 - 11 Monday - Saturday Final Examinations
December 10 Friday Deadline for December 30 graduation requirements including: Submit ETD Student Advisor Agreement to Graduate School office; Submit electronic thesis or dissertation to ProQuest; Submit exit survey to Graduate School office
December 30 Thursday Graduation

Spring Semester 2022

Date Day Event
January 10 Monday Classes begin
January 14 Friday Last day to add first part-of-term classes
January 17 Monday MLK Holiday
January 25 Tuesday Last day to add full-term classes
January 27 Thursday Last day to drop first part-of-term classes
February 4 Friday Deadline to file statement of intent to graduate May 16
February 8 Tuesday Deadline for students with "I" grade to submit work to instructor
February 15 Tuesday Last day to drop full-term classes
February 23 Wednesday "NR" grades changed to "F" for enrolled students
February 28 Monday Classes end first part-of-term
March 1 Tuesday Classes begin second part-of-term
March 5 - 13 Saturday – 2nd Sunday Spring Break
March 14 Monday Last day to add second part-of-term classes
TBD Registration for Summer 2022
March 24 Thursday Last day to drop second part-of-term classes
March 28 – April 8 Monday – 2nd Friday Registration for Fall 2022
April 1 Friday Deadline to submit thesis or dissertation to Graduate School office for review of format to graduate May 16
April 15 Friday Good Friday Holiday
April 20 Wednesday Last day to defend to graduate May 16
April 27 Wednesday Classes end
April 27 Wednesday Deadline for May 16 graduation requirements including: Submit ETD Student Advisor Agreement to Graduate School office; Submit electronic thesis or dissertation to ProQuest; Submit exit survey to Graduate School office
April 29 - 30 Friday – Saturday Final Examinations
May 2 Monday Final Examinations
May 4 – 6 Wednesday – Friday Final Examinations
May 14 Saturday Hooding and Awards Ceremony
May 16 Monday Commencement

2021 Summer Calendar (On Campus)

Summer Session I

May 24 – July 2, 2021

Date Day Event
*March 15 – May 27 Online Registration
May 24 Monday Classes begin
May 28 Friday Last day to add SSl classes
May 31 Monday Memorial Day - no classes
June 1 Tuesday Last day to drop SSl classes
June 2 Wednesday Last day to add full summer classes
June 5 Saturday Classes meet
June 11 Friday Deadline to file statement of intent to graduate August 15
June 12 Saturday Classes meet
June 18 Friday Juneteenth Holiday - no classes
June 21 Monday Last day to drop full summer classes
June 26 Saturday Classes meet
June 30 Wednesday Last day of SSl classes
July 1 - 2 Thursday - Friday Final Examinations

Summer Session II

July 7 – August 11, 2021

Date Day Event
*March 15 – May 27 Online Registration
July 7 Wednesday Classes begin
July 9 Friday Deadline to submit thesis to Graduate School office for review of format to graduate August 15
July 13 Tuesday Last day to add SSll classes
July 14 Wednesday Last day to drop SSll classes
July 17 Saturday Classes meet
July 28 Wednesday Deadline to defend to graduate August 15
July 31 Saturday Classes meet
August 4 Wednesday Deadline for August 15 graduation requirements including: Submit ETD Student Advisor Agreement to Graduate School office; Submit electronic thesis or dissertation; Submit exit survey to Graduate School office
August 7 Saturday Classes meet
August 9 Monday Last day of classes
August 10 - 11 Tuesday - Wednesday Final Examinations
August 15 Sunday Graduation

2021-2022 Academic Calendar

Counseling Program (Online)

Fall Semester 2021

Date Day Event
August 9-22 Monday-Sunday Student Orientation Course for New Students
August 23 Monday First Class Day
August 30 Monday Last day to add part-of-term 1 courses
September 6 Monday Last day to add full semester courses
September 8 Wednesday Last day to drop without academic penalty (part-of-term 1)
September 10 Friday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (part-of-term 1) Deadline to submit intent to Graduate, December
September 27 Monday Last day to drop without academic penalty (full semester)
October 3 Sunday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (full semester)
October 10 Sunday Last Class Day (part-of-term 1)
October 11 Monday First Class Day (part-of-term 2)
October 18 Monday Last day to add part-of-term 2 courses
October 27 Wednesday Last day to drop without academic penalty (part-of-term 2)
October 29 Friday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (part-of-term 2)
November 22-November 28 Monday-Sunday Thanksgiving Break
December 5 Sunday Last Class Day
December 9-12 Thursday-Sunday Residency I (Cohort 24), Residency II (Cohort 21)
December 10 Friday Deadline to meet December Graduation Requirements – including exit survey and graduation fee
December 30 Thursday Graduation

Spring Semester 2022

Date Day Event
December 27-January 9 Monday-Sunday Student Orientation Course for New Students
January 10 Monday First Class Day
January 17 Monday Last day to add part-of-term 1 courses
January 24 Monday Last day to add full semester courses
January 26 Wednesday Last day to drop without academic penalty (part-of-term 1)
January 28 Friday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (part-of-term 1)
February 4 Friday Deadline to submit intent to Graduate, May
February 14 Monday Last day to drop without academic penalty (full semester)
February 20 Sunday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (full semester)
February 27 Sunday Last Class Day (part-of-term 1)
February 28 Monday First Class Day (part-of-term 2)
March 7 Monday Last day to add part-of-term 2 courses
March 7-13 Monday-Sunday Spring Break
March 16 Wednesday Last day to drop without academic penalty (part-of-term 2)
March 21 Monday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (part-of-term 2)
April 15 Friday Good Friday Observed
April 24 Sunday Last Class Day
April 27 Wednesday Deadline to meet May Graduation Requirements – including exit survey and graduation fee
April 28-May 1 Thursday-Sunday Residency I (Cohort 25), Residency II (Cohort 22)
May 14 Saturday Hooding and Awards Ceremony
May 16 Monday Commencement

2022 Summer Calendar

Counseling Program (Online)

Summer Semester 2022

Date Day Event
April 18-May 1 Monday-Sunday Student Orientation Course for New Students
May 2 Monday First Class Day
May 9 Monday Last day to add part-of-term 1 courses
May 16 Monday Last day to add full semester courses
May 18 Wednesday Last day to drop without academic penalty (part-of-term 1)
May 20 Friday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (part-of-term 1)
June 6 Monday Last day to drop without academic penalty (full semester)
June 9 Thursday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (full semester)
June 10 Friday Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate Form for August Graduation
June 19 Sunday Last Class Day (part-of-term 1)
June 20 Monday First Class Day (part-of-term 2)
June 27 Monday Last day to add part-of-term 2 courses
July 6 Wednesday Last day to drop without academic penalty (part-of-term 2)
July 8 Friday Last day for withdrawal with pro rata refund (part-of-term 2)
August 3 Wednesday Deadline to meet August Graduation Requirements - including exit survey and graduation fee
August 7 Sunday Last Class Day
August 15 Monday Graduation
August 11-14 Thursday-Sunday Residency I (Cohort 26), Residency II (Cohort 23)