College of Arts and Sciences 2021-2022 Academic Year Calendar

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Fall 2021
September 1 New students arrive
September 1 to September 6 New Student Orientation
September 5 Continuing students arrive
September 7 Classes begin
September 10 Check-in deadline
September 21 Final day to add classes; final day to submit individualized study contracts at 5:30 p.m.
September 28 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts at 5:30 p.m.
October 11 and 12 Study Days
October 13 Final day to drop class without appearing on academic transcript at 5:30 p.m.
October 22 Final day to change grading options and credit value at 5 p.m.
October 25 Final day to record a grade for Spring and May Term 2021 incomplete at 5:30 p.m.
October 25 to November 19 Advising and registration period for Spring and May Term 2022
November 8 Final day to withdraw from class with a mark of "W" on academic transcript at 5:30 p.m.
November 24 to 26 Thanksgiving Break
December 1 Deadline for departmental honor awards to be completed for Fall 2021 graduates at 5:30 p.m.
December 13 Last day of classes
December 14 Study Day 
December 15 to 18 Final Exams
December 20 Winter Break begins
December 22 Deadline for Fall 2021 grade submission: 12 midnight
February 4 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Fall 2021 at 5 p.m.
Spring 2022
January 15 New Student Orientation 
January 15 Transfer students register for classes
January 16 Continuing students arrive
January 18 Classes begin
February 1 Final day to add classes, submit individualized study contracts at 5:30 p.m.
February 8 Final Day to submit Johnston regular course contracts at 5:30 p.m.
March 1 Publication deadline for departmental honors awards to be completed for Spring 2022 graduates
March 4 Final day to drop class without appearing on academic transcript, change grading option and credit value at 5 p.m.
March 7 to 11 Spring Break
March 14 Classes resume
March 18 Final day to record a grade for Fall 2021 Incomplete at 5 p.m.
March 21 to April 8 Advising and registration period for Fall 2022
April 1 Final day to withdraw from class with a mark of "W" on academic transcript at 5 p.m.
April 22 Last day of classes
April 24 to 27 Final Exams
April 29 Baccalaureate 
April 29 Commencement
May 2 to 6 May Term Break
May 4 Deadline for Spring 2022 grade submission: 12 midnight
June 10 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Spring 2022 at 5 p.m.
May Term 2022
May 9 Classes begin
May 10 Final day to add a class, submit individualized study at 5:30 p.m.
May 11 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts at 5:30 p.m.
May 12 Final day to drop a class, change grading option and unit value at 5:30 p.m.
May 30 Memorial Day (no classes)
June 1 Last day of classes
June 3 Final Exams
June 7 Deadline for May Term 2022 grade submission: 12 midnight 
July 4 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for May Term 2022 at 5:30 p.m.