College of Arts and Sciences Academic Calendars

Fall Term 2021

August 29 Class of 2025 students arrive/Orientation begins
August 30 Class of 2024 students arrive/Orientation begins
August 31 Continuing students arrive
September 2 Classes begin
September 8 Check-in deadline
September 17 Final day to add classes, final day to submit individualized study contracts
September 24 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts
October 11 to October 12 Study Days
October 18 Final day to drop class without appearing on academic transcript
October 26 Final day to change grading options and credit value
October 27 Final day to record a grade for Spring and May Term 2021 incompletes
October 25 to November 19 Advising and registration period for Spring and May Term 2022
November 11 Final day to withdraw from class with a mark of "W" on academic transcript
November 24 to November 26 Thanksgiving Break
December 1 Deadline for departmental honors to be completed for Fall 2021 graduates 
December 8 Last day of classes
December 9 Study Day 
December 10 to December 13 Final Exams
December 14 Winter Break begins
December 18 Deadline for Fall 2021 grade submission: 12 midnight
February 6 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Fall 2021

Spring Term 2022

January 8

Transfer Student Orientation (TSO) 

January 8 Transfer students register for classes
January 9 Continuing students arrive
January 10 Classes begin
January 17 Matin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 25 Final day to add classes, submit individualized study contracts
February 1 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts
February 25

Final day to drop class without appearing on academic transcript, change grading option and credit value

February 28 to March 4

Spring Break

March 1

Publication deadline for departmental honors awards to be completed for Spring 2022 graduates

March 7 Classes resume 
March 11 Final day to record a grade for Fall 2021 incompletes
March 14 to April 1 Advising and registration period for Fall 2022
March 25 Final day to withdraw from class with a mark of "W" on academic transcript
April 18 Last day of classes 
April 19 to April 22 Final Exams
April 22 Baccalaureate 
April 21 to April 23 Commencement Weekend
April 27 Deadline for Spring 2022 grade submission: 12 midnight
June 3 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Spring 2022

May Term 2022

For Undergraduate Students  
April 25 to April 29 May Term Break
May 2 Classes begin
May 3 Final day to add a class, submit individualized study
May 4 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts
May 5 Final day to drop a class, change grading option and unit value
May 25 Last day of classes
May 25 Final Exams
May 31 Deadline for May Term 2022 grade submission: 12 midnight
July 5 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for May Term 2022

 

Summer Term 2022

For Undergraduate Students  
June 6 Classes begin
June 17 Final day to add a class, submit individualized study
June 20 Final day to submit Johnston regular course contracts
June 22 Final day to drop a class, change grading option and unit value
July 4 Independence Day Holiday
August 26 Last day of classes
August 27 Final Exams
August 31 Deadline for Summer Term 2022 grade submission: 12 midnight
September 3 Faculty deadline for Johnston student evaluations for Summer Term 2022
   

 Summer 1 Term 2022

For Graduate Students  
May 2 Classes begin
May 2 Add/Drop period begins
May 6 Final day to add a class, submit individualized study 
May 6 Final day to drop a class without appearing on academic transcript, change grading option and credit value
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday
May 31 to June 3 Registration and Advising Period for Summer 2 2022 for Returning Graduate Students
June 30 Last day of classes for Summer 1 Term
July 5 Deadline for Summer 1 Term grades submission: 12 midnight

Summer 2 Term 2022

 
For Graduate Students   
July 1 Classes begin
July 1 Add/Drop period begins
July 4 Independence Day Holiday
July 8 Final day to add a class, submit individualized study 
July 8 Final day to drop a class without appearing on academic transcript, change grading option and credit value
August 31 Last day of classes for Summer 2 Term
August 1 to August 31 Registration and Advising Period for Fall 2022 for New Graduate Students
September 7 Deadline for Summer 2 Term grades submission: 12 midnight