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Important Dates

Be sure to know these dates. Dates change on a semester and yearly basis. Please check with the Office of Academic Programs (848-932-3000) if you have questions about any of these dates.

Fall 2021 Dates
Move-in Days (varies by location and community) Aug. 22-28, 2021
Course Add/Drop Period Begins (First-Year Students) Aug. 25, 2021
New Student Induction Ceremony Aug. 30, 2021
Classes Begin Sept. 1, 2021
University Closed (Labor Day) Sept. 6, 2021
Change in Designation of Class Day – Monday Classes Meet Sept. 8, 2021
Last Day to Drop a Course via webreg (without a "W" grade) Sept. 10, 2021
Last Day to Add a Course Sept. 9, 2021
Last Day for Complete Withdrawal from the University and receive 100% refund Sept. 14, 2021
Last Day to Drop a Course (with a "W" grades) Oct. 25, 2021
Last Day Withdraw from School Nov. 22, 2021
Change in Designation of Class Day – Wednesday Classes Meet Nov. 29, 2021
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 24–28, 2021
Pre-registration for Spring Semester (based on degree credits earned prior to this semester) Nov. 29, 2021
Regular Classes End Dec. 13, 2021
Reading Days Dec. 14–15, 2021
Exam Days Dec. 16–23, 2021
Spring 2022 Dates
Martin Luther King Day - University Closed Jan. 17, 2022
Classes Begin Jan. 18, 2022
Spring Recess Mar. 12–20, 2022
Regular Classes End May 2, 2022
Reading Days May 3–4, 2022
Exam Days May 5–11, 2022
University Commencement May 15, 2022