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2020-2021

SEMESTER NOTES 2020-2021

Please be sure to note the below changes to Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 calendars!

 Orientation: Information can be found at the Orientation website.

Graduation contract due dates are as follows:

Fall 2020 September 18, 2020
Spring 2021 February 12, 2021
Summer 2021  June 4, 2021

Note: Graduation contracts are due to the Registrar’s office with a green audit attached by 5:00 p.m. on the due date. Contracts received after this time will be assessed a $25.00 late fee.

Fall 2020 Calendar

PLEASE NOTE: All Fall 2020 classes and finals will shift to online instruction after the Fall Break. 

March 9 (of 2020)

Registration for Fall 2019 begins

Monday, March 9
Tuesday, March 10
Wednesday, March 11
Thursday, March 12
Monday, March 16
Graduate, Degree Plus, and Seniors
Juniors
Sophomores
Freshman
Re-Admit, Transfer, and New Students
July 24 Last day to petition for residency classification
August 24 Classes begin
August 28

End of Add Period for Full-Term Courses

Note: For courses added after this date, the Late Add Form must be completed. Beginning Tuesday, September 8, a Late Add Fee of $10.00 per course will be assessed. Beginning Monday, September 28, the Department Chair’s signature also is required.

September 7

End of Drop Period for Full-Term Courses

Note: No grade will be recorded on transcripts. Beginning Tuesday, September 8, a grade of “W” will be recorded on transcripts.
September 18

Deadline for Fall 2020 Graduation Contracts to be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on this date.

Note: Contracts received after 5:00 p.m. on this date will be assessed a $25.00 late fee.
October 23

End of Withdrawal Period for Individual Courses

Note: Grade of “W” will be recorded on transcripts.
November 23-27 Fall Break
December 4

Last Day to Withdrawal TOTALLY from the University

Note: Grade of “W” will be recorded on transcripts
December 4

Classes End

December 7-11 Final Exams

Note: Short-term courses have shorter drop and withdrawal dates. These dates appear on the student’s schedule.

Fall 2020 Final Examination Schedule

The following procedures apply to all courses during the final week of the semester:

  1. This final examination week is part of the regular semester and students should be in attendance even when final examinations are not given. The final examination may be eliminated by an instructor consistent with department procedure. Classes are normally held even though examinations may not be given.
  2. Courses for less than four credit hours shall meet for one period; courses for four or more credit hours may meet for two periods.
  3. Classes shall meet only at the time indicated on the examination schedule.
  4. Any approved exception of regulations 1, 2, and 3 above (e.g., special types of examinations, which need time or special type of examinations) shall be announced the second week of class and communicated in writing to the appropriate dean.
  5. For classes that have starting times not indicated below, students should refer to the course syllabus.

Inside the boxes on the schedule below, find the interval which includes the regular starting time of the class and from that box read upward and left to determine the time and day of exam. Classes will meet for the final exam period in regularly assigned classrooms. Classes beginning at or after 5 p.m. must test on their regularly scheduled class day from 6 - 8:20 p.m.

FALL 2020

TIME OF FINAL EXAMS

MON DEC. 7

TUE DEC. 8

WED DEC. 9

THUR DEC. 10

FRI DEC. 11

8:00 am - 10:20 am

MWF 8:00 - 8:50

TTH 8:00 - 8:50

MWF 9:00 - 9:50

TTH 9:00 - 9:50

10:30 am - 12:50 pm

MWF 10:00 - 10:50

TTH 10:00 - 10:50

MWF 11:00 - 11:50

TTH 11:00 - 11:50

1:00 pm - 3:20 pm

MWF 12:00 - 12:50

TTH 12:00 - 12:50

MWF 1:00 - 1:50

TTH 1:00 - 1:50

3:30 pm - 5:50 pm

MWF 2:00 - 2:50

TTH 2:00 - 2:50

MWF 3:00 - 3:50

TTH 3:00 - 3:50

6:00 pm - 8:20 pm

MWF 4:00 - 4:50 

Monday Evening Classes

TTH 4:00 - 4:50 

Tuesday Evening Classes

Wednesday Evening Classes

Thursday Evening Classes

Friday Evening Classes

Spring 2021 Calendar

PLEASE NOTE: Spring 2021 Break has been moved to April 19-23, 2021. Following the break, all classes and finals will shift to online instruction.

October 19 (of 2020)

Registration Begins

Monday, October 19       
Tuesday, October 20
Wednesday, October 21
Thursday, October 22
Monday, October 23

Degree Plus, Graduate, Seniors
Juniors
Sophomores
Freshman
New Students, Re-Admit, Transfer

December 4

Last Day to Petition for Residency Classification

January 18

Classes Begin

January 22

End of Add Period for Full-Term Courses

Note: For courses added after this date, the Late Add Form must be completed. Beginning Tuesday, February 2, a Late Add Fee of $10.00 per course will be assessed. Beginning Monday, February 22, the Department Chair’s signature also is required.

February 1

End of Drop Period for Full-Term Courses

Note: No grade will be recorded on transcripts. Beginning Tuesday, February 2, a grade of “W” will be recorded on transcripts.

February 12

Deadline for Spring 2021 Graduation Contracts to be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on this date.

Note: Contracts received after 5:00 p.m. on this date will be assessed a $25.00 late fee.

March 19

End of Withdrawal Period for Individual Courses

Note: Grade of “W” will be recorded on transcripts.

April 19-23

March 22-26

Spring Break

April 30

Last Day to Withdrawal TOTALLY from the University

Note: Grade of “W” will be recorded on transcripts.

April 30

Classes End

May 3-7

Final Exams

May 8

Commencement

Note: Short-term courses have shorter drop and withdrawal dates. These dates appear on the student’s schedule. 

Spring 2021 Final Examination Schedule

The following procedures apply to all courses during the final week of the semester:

  1. This final examination week is part of the regular semester and students should be in attendance even when final examinations are not given. The final examination may be eliminated by an instructor consistent with department procedure. Classes are normally held even though examinations may not be given.
  2. Courses for less than four credit hours shall meet for one period; courses for four or more credit hours may meet for two periods.
  3. Classes shall meet only at the time indicated on the examination schedule.
  4. Any approved exception of regulations 1, 2, and 3 above (e.g., special types of examinations, which need time or special type of examinations) shall be announced the second week of class and communicated in writing to the appropriate dean.
  5. For classes that have starting times not indicated below, students should refer to the course syllabus.

Inside the boxes on the schedule below, find the interval which includes the regular starting time of the class and from that box read upward and left to determine the time and day of exam. Classes will meet for the final exam period in regularly assigned classrooms. Classes beginning at or after 5 p.m. must test on their regularly scheduled class day from 6 - 8:20 p.m.

SPRING 2021

TIME OF FINAL EXAMS

MON MAY 3

TUE MAY 4

WED MAY 5

THUR MAY 6

FRI MAY 7

8:00 am - 10:20 am

MWF 9:00 - 9:50

TTH 9:00 - 9:50

MWF 8:00 - 8:50

TTH 8:00 - 8:50

Common Finals
10:30 am - 12:50 pm

MWF 11:00 - 11:50

TTH 11:00 - 11:50

MWF 10:00 - 10:50

TTH 10:00 - 10:50

Common Finals
1:00 pm - 3:20 pm

MWF 1:00 - 1:50

TTH 1:00 - 1:50

MWF 12:00 - 12:50

TTH 12:00 - 12:50

Common Finals
3:30 pm - 5:50 pm

MWF 3:00 - 3:50

TTH 3:00 - 3:50

MWF 2:00 - 2:50

TTH 2:00 - 2:50

6:00 pm - 8:20 pm

Monday Evening Classes

Tuesday Evening Classes

MWF 4:00 - 4:45

Wednesday Evening Classes

TTH 4:00 - 4:50

Thursday Evening Classes

Friday Evening Classes

Summer 2021 Calendar

March 8 (of 2021)

Registration Begins for All Summer Sessions

Monday, March 8        
Tuesday, March 9
Wednesday, March 10
Thursday, March 11
Monday, March 12

Degree Plus, Graduate, Seniors
Juniors
Sophomores
Freshman
New Students, Re-Admit, Transfer

April 23

Last Day to Petition for Residency Classification

June 4

Deadline for Summer 2020 Graduation Contracts to be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on this date.

 

Note: Contracts received after 5:00 p.m. on this date will be assessed a $25.00 late fee.

May 17

Classes Begin (First 4, 6, 12-Week Sessions)

May 31

Memorial Day (Campus Closed)



Thursday, June 10
Thursday, June 24
Thursday, August 5

Classes End

First 4-Week Session
First 6-Week Session
12-Week Session

June 14

Classes Begin (Second 4-Week Session)

July 5

Independence Day Observed (Campus Closed)

July 8

Classes End

June 28

Classes Begin (Second 6-Week Session)

July 5

Independence Day Observed (Campus Closed)

August 5

Classes End

July 12

Classes Begin (Third 4-Week Session)

August 5

Classes End

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