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2020-2021 Traditional Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

DateDay of WeekUniversity EventsTraditional Academic
8-7-2020FridayNew Faculty/Staff Orientation
8-10-2020MondayFaculty/Staff Opening of the year
8-11-2020TuesdayStaff/Faculty Workshops/Opening Faculty Meeting
8-19-2020WednesdayClasses Begin
8-26-2020WednesdayLast Day Add,Drop,Declare P/F; Census Day
9-7-2020MondayLabor Day, UNIVERSITY OPENCLASSES IN SESSION
9-15-2020TuesdayConvocation
9-18-2020FridayLast Day to Withdraw "W"
9-23-2020WednesdayEarly Assessment Reports
9-24-2020ThursdaySenior Pinning (Traditional students)Senior Pinning
9-25-2020FridayText book Orders Due
10-8-2020ThursdayNO FALL BREAK - University OpenCLASSES IN SESSION
10-9-2020FridayNO FALL BREAK - University OpenCLASSES IN SESSION
10-12-2020MondayMid-term grades due
10-16-2020FridayHomecoming
10-17-2020SaturdayHomecoming
10-18-2020SundayHomecoming
10-22-2020ThursdayTrad Advising Day, No Trad Classes
University Open
Advising Day, No Classes
10-26-2020MondayPre-Registration begins
11-4-2020WednesdayLast Day to Apply for Graduation w/o late fee
11-21-2020SaturdayLast Day to Apply for Graduation with late fee
11-24-2020WednesdayResidence Halls Close
11-25-2020WednesdayThanksgiving Break
In-person part of semester
ends for students.
Thanksgiving Break, No Classes
11-26-2020ThursdayThanksgiving Break
University Closed
Thanksgiving Break, No Classes
11-27-2020FridayThanksgiving Break
University Closed
Thanksgiving Break, No Classes
12-1-2020TuesdayLast day to Withdraw "WP/WF Last day of classes
12-2-2020WednesdayReading Day, University OpenReading Day, University Open
12-3-2020ThursdayExams
12-4-2020FridayExams
12-7-2020MondayExams
12-8-2020TuesdayExams
12-9-2020WednesdayMake up Exams
Senior Grades Due by 3 p.m.
Exams
(FALL Term ends) Senior Grades Due by 3 p.m.
12-11-2020FridayGraduation Rehearsal/
May (2020)Graduation Celebration
TBD
12-12-2020SaturdayCommencementCommencement
12-15-2020TuesdayFall Grades Due 9 a.m.
12-17-2020ThursdayTrad Academic Council Meeting
12-18-2020FridayGPS Academic Council Meeting

Spring 2021

DateDay of WeekUniversity EventsTraditional Academic
1-11-2021MondayNew Student Registration
1-13-2021WednesdayClasses Begin (SPRING Term Starts)
1-18-2021MondayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day
1-20-2021WednesdayLast day to Add/Drop, Declare P/FLast day to Add/Drop, Declare P/F
1-21-2021ThursdayFounders Day
1-27-2021WednesdaySpring Faculty Workshop,
NO Trad Classes, University Open
Spring Faculty Workshop,
NO Classes, University Open
2-3-2021WednesdayLast Day for “W”
2-17-2021WednesdayEarly Assessment reports
3-1-2021MondaySpring Break, University OpenNo Classes
3-2-2021TuesdaySpring Break, University OpenNo Classes
3-3-2021WednesdaySpring Break, University OpenNo Classes
3-4-2021ThursdaySpring Break, University OpenNo Classes
3-5-2021FridaySpring Break, University OpenNo Classes
3-8-2021MondayClasses Resume
3-16-2021TuesdayTextbook Orders Due
3-18-2021ThursdayTrad Advising Day, No Trad Classes, University OpenAdvising Day, No Classes
3-22-2021MondayPre-Registration Begins
4-2-2021FridayGood Friday, No Classes, University ClosedNo Classes
4-5-2021MondayLast Day to Apply for Graduation w/o fee
4-27-2021TuesdayLast Day WP/WF Last day of classes
4-28-2021WednesdayReading Day, No Classes, University Open
4-29-2021ThursdayExams
4-30-2021FridayExams
5-3-2021MondayExams
5-4-2021TuesdayExams
5-5-2021WednesdayMake up exams/Traditional Term EndsSenior grades due by 3.pm.
5-7-2021FridayCommencement Rehearsal (Students)/GPS Reception2 p.m. Rehearsal/ GPS Reception TBD
5-8-2021SaturdayCommencementCommencement
5-11-2021TuesdaySpring Grades Due 9am
5-13-2021ThursdayAcademic Council Meeting
5-14-2021FridayGPS Academic Council Meeting