Dates to Remember – Fall 2021

Date Remember
August 23, 2021 Instruction and registration begin.
September 3, 2021 LAST DAY to drop and be eligible for a full refund.
September 4 - 19, 2021 65% refund available for drops during these dates. No refunds are granted after September 19, 2021.
September 6, 2021 Labor Day—campus closed.
September 13, 2021

Last day to drop classes online (hard copy Schedule Change form required to drop classes after this date)

September 19, 2021 LAST DAY TO DROP WITHOUT A ‘W’ GRADE on the student’s transcript (Drops after this date must have a serious and compelling reason and will have a grade of ‘W’ on the transcript). No refunds granted after this date. 
September 20, 2021

CENSUS DATE

All drops will show a ‘W’ grade on the student’s transcript

LAST DAY TO:  

  • Add a class
  • Change grading option to/from CR/NC on courses with a mixed grading basis
  • Change from credit to audit or audit to credit registration
  • Application period ends for BACCALAUREATE degree to be granted in May 2022
September 20 - November 12, 2021 Serious and Compelling Drop/Withdrawal Period. All drops/withdrawals must be for a serious and compelling reason which makes it impossible for the student to complete course requirements. Student must provide written documentation that substantiates the condition. The reason must be acceptable to and verified by the instructor(s) of record and the department chair(s) who must both sign the form. Once the form is filled out and appropriate signatures obtained, submit form and documentation to Continuing and Global Education.
November 11, 2021 Veterans Day—campus closed.
November 12, 2021 Last day to drop classes for a serious and compelling reason (no refunds allowed). Only complete withdrawal from all classes, for circumstances beyond student’s control, may be permitted after this date.
November 13 - December 8, 2021

Last three weeks of semester. Drops/withdrawals are NOT permitted except in cases such as accident or serious illness 
where the cause of the withdrawal is due to circumstances clearly beyond the student’s control and the assignment of an Incomplete is not practical. Student must provide written documentation and obtain approval signatures from each instructor and department chair, AND the Dean of Undergraduate/Graduate Studies. Once the form is filled out and appropriate signatures obtained, submit form and documentation to Continuing and Global Education.

November 24, 2021 Thanksgiving Recess – No classes. Offices open.
November 25 - 26, 2021 Thanksgiving Recess – Campus Closed
December 8, 2021

LAST DAY OF INSTRUCTION.

LAST DAY TO

  •  Drop/withdraw for circumstances clearly beyond student’s control.

Instructor, department chair and Dean of Undergraduate/ Graduate Studies signatures required.

December 13 - 16, 2021 SEMESTER FINAL EXAMINATIONS
December 17, 2021 WINTER RECESS BEGINS
December 22, 2021 Fall 2021 SEMESTER ENDS
December 27, 2021 Winter Intersession classes begin
January 7, 2022 Fall 2021 grades posted