Fall 2021 Academic Calendar: Traditional and Averett Online

DateDay of WeekAcademic
Fall 2021
8/6/21FridayNew Faculty/Staff Orientation
8/9/21MondayFaculty/Staff Opening of the year
8/10/21TuesdayStaff/Faculty Workshops/Opening Faculty Meeting
8/17/21TuesdayOpening Convocation
8/18/21WednesdayClasses Begin Traditional program & AU Online Sessions 1 &4
8/25/21WednesdayLast Day Add,Drop,Declare P/F; Census Day
9/6/21MondayLabor Day, UNIVERSITY CLOSED
9/17/21FridayLast Day to Withdraw "W"
9/20/21MondayEarly Assessment Reports
9/23/21ThursdaySenior Pinning (Traditional students)Senior Pinning
9/24/21FridayText book Orders Due
10/7/21ThursdayFall Break (Trad)No Trad Classes, University Open
10/8/21FridayFall Break (Trad)No Trad Classes, University Open
10/11/21MondayClasses Resume/Trad Mid-term grades due
10/12/21Averett Online Session 1 ends
10/13/21Averett Online Session 2 begins
10/21/21ThursdayAdvising Day, No Trad Classes, University OpenAdvising Day, No Trad Classes
10/25/21MondayPre-Registration Begins
11/3/21WednesdayLast Day to Apply for Graduation w/o late fee
11/23/21TuesdayResidence Halls Close
11/24/21WednesdayThanksgiving Break (Trad) No Classes, University Open Thanksgiving Break, No Trad Classes
11/25/21ThursdayThanksgiving Break, University ClosedThanksgiving Break, No Trad Classes
11/26/21FridayThanksgiving Break, University ClosedThanksgiving Break, No Trad Classes
11/29/21MondayClasses Resume
11/30/21TuesdayLast day to Withdraw "WP/WF Last day of classes
12/1/21WednesdayReading Day (Trad), University OpenTrad Reading Day, University Open
12/2/21ThursdayExams (Trad)
12/3/21FridayExams (Trad)
12/6/21MondayExams (Trad)
12/7/21TuesdayExams (Trad) Online Sessions II and IV endOnline fall grades due
12/8/21WednesdayMake up Exams, Senior Grades Due by 3 p.m.Exams/Residence Halls Close (Winter Break)
Fall Term ends (Trad Senior Grades due by 3 PM)
12/10/21FridayGraduation Rehearsal/May (2021)Graduation Celebration TBD
12/14/21TuesdayFall Grades Due 9 a.m.
12/15/21WednesdayOnline Academic Standing Meeting
12/16/21ThursdayTrad Academic Standing Meeting