ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2021-2022

 See the link to the academic calendar in the registrar's web site.

TRADITIONAL CLASSES
FALL 2021
 StartsEnds
8/2312/6
Early registration - Athletics & Fine Arts 3/153/19
Registration -All students 3/228/22
Transfer Orientation 5/285/28
Freshman Orientation 6/176/18
Final Orientation 7/167/16
Return to Campus   
Residence Life StaffSat.8/7 
Football Team Mon. 8/9 
Fall Sports Teams Mon.8/16 
Dance students Thur.8/19 
Welcome Week/OrientationFri.8/20 
New & Returning Student Move-inFri.8/20 
Service of Dedication - Faculty & StaffWed.8/18 
Faculty WorkshopThur.8/19 
Final Advising & Registration- for Current TermFri.8/20 
Day & Evening Class Meetings BeginMon.8/23 
First Chapel ServiceTue.8/24 
Last Day Add Course or Change RegistrationFri.8/27 
Last Day Drop Course without a gradeSun.8/29 
Graduation Application Deadline for next termMon.8/30 
DREG - Students dropped for non-attendance in classesWed.9/1 
Labor Day HolidayMon9/6 
Family WeekendFri. - Sun.9/249/26
Mid-semester holiday (Fall Break) Trad onlyMon - Tue10/1110/12
Mid-semester grades due - TRADThur10/14 
Advising & Registration for next term - TRADMon - Fri10/2510/29
Last Day to Drop a Course with grade of WFri.11/5 
HomecomingSat.11/6 
Thanksgiving HolidayWed - Fri11/2411/28
Last Regular Day Class MeetingTue11/30 
Evening Exams BeginTue11/30 
Reflection Day - Day Classes TradWed12/1 
Day Class ExamsThur12/212/6
Singing Christmas TreeFri-Sat12/312/4
All Grades Due 12/7 
Residence Halls Close 5:00 p.m.   
CommencementSat12/11 
Residence Halls Close 5:00 p.m. for commencement participantsSat12/11 
SPRING 2022
  BeginningEnding
  1/104/26
Add  Course or Change Registration PeriodMon-Fri1/101/14
Drop Courses without a GradeMon-Sun1/101/16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday1/17 
DREG - Students dropped for non-attendance in classesWed1/19 
Spring Break Mon-Fri2/283/4
Drop Courses with a grade of "W" 1/173/14
Honors ConvocationTues4/12 
Easter Break Fri - Tue4/154/18
Evening class examsTue - Mon4/194/25
Reflection Day - Day Classes TradWed12/1 
Exams - daytime classesThur - Mon4/214/25
All Grades DueTue4/26 
Spring Senior ReceptionFri4/29 
CommencementSat4/30 
Residence Halls Close 5:00pm for commencement participantsSat 4/30