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Academic Calendar 2020‑2021

(Dates are subject to change)

Fall 2020

September 7: Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)

September 8: Opening Day (No Classes)

September 9: Classes Begin

November 26-29: Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes)

December 10: Classes End

December 11-17: Examination Period

December 17: End of Semester

Winter 2020 – 2021

December 21: First Day of Classes

January 4: In-Person meetings for Hybrid Courses Begin

January 15: Last Day of Classes

Spring 2021

January 18: Martin Luther King Holiday (No Classes)

January 19: Classes Begin

March 8-14: Spring Recess

April 2-4: Easter Holiday (No Classes)

May 4: Classes End (No Classes)

May 5: Reading Day

May 6-12: Examination Period

May 12: End of Semester

Commencement (to be determined)

Summer 2021

May 17-June 3: First Three-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 11 class meetings M-R schedule; no class 5/31)

May 17-June 10: First Four-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 15 class meetings M-R schedule; no class 5/31)

May 17-August 5: Twelve-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 11 class meetings if M schedule; 12 class meetings if T schedule; 12 class meetings if W schedule; 12 class meetings if R schedule; no class 5/31, 7/4)

May 31: Memorial Day Holiday (No Classes)

May 24-July 1: Six-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 17 class meetings if MTW schedule; 11 class meetings if M/W schedule; 12 class meetings if T/R schedule; no class 5/31)

June 14-July 8: Second Four-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 16 classes if M-R schedule; no class 7/4)

June 14-August 5: Eight-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 24 class meetings if M/T/R schedule; 16 class meetings if M/W schedule; 16 class meetings if T/R schedule; no class 7/4)

July 4: Independence Day Holiday (No Classes)

July 5-August 5: Five-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 15 class meetings if MTW schedule; 10 class meetings if MW schedule; 10 class meetings if TR schedule))

July 12-August 5: Third Four-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 16 class meetings M-R)

August 9-26: August Three-Week Session (No Friday Classes; 12 class meetings M-R)