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2021 SUMMER SESSION

The terms and dates for Summer Session are as follows:
Full Term:  06-01-21  to  08-02-21
Mini-A:      06-01-21  to  06-28-21
Mini-B:      06-30-21  to  08-02-21

 

MAY 2021
27 Summer Term Admission Application Deadline. Applications must be completed, application fee paid, and all documents necessary for admission decision submitted.
28 Summer session begins. Faculty start date for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term A.
Fee deadline 4:15 p.m.
JUNE 2021
1 Classes begin for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term A.
3 Regular registration for summer Full Term (regular and online), Mini Term A, and Mini Term B ends and web registration closes at noon.
Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at noon. All registration activity after noon will occur in the Registrar’s office.
Student must register by noon to avoid late registration charge.
Student must “unregister” by noon to receive 100% credit adjustment.
Class Cancellation processed at noon.
9 Final date to apply for graduation for summer conferral (fall commencement ceremony).
Seventh class day (for statistical purposes).
17 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Mini Term A.
24 Last day classes for Mini Term A.
25 Final exams for Mini Term A classes.
28 Final grades due at 1:00 p.m. for Mini Term A.
29 Fee deadline 4:15 p.m for students in Mini Term B only.
30 Classes begin for Mini Term B.
JULY 2021
1 Mini Term B Class Cancellation processed at noon.
5 Independence Day holiday; university closed.
6 Classes resume for Full Term (regular and online).
9 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Full Term (regular and online).
Final date to submit thesis for final committee approval.
Graduate comprehensive examinations.
20 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Mini Term B.
27 Final exams for Full Term Tuesday/Thursday night classes.
Final date for filing approved thesis.
28 Last day of classes for Full Term day classes and Mini Term B classes.
Final exams for Full Term Monday/Wednesday night classes.
29 Final exams for Full Term sections 1AB, 2AB, 5AB, 6AB, and online classes.
Final exams for Mini Term B sections 12B and 56B.
Final exams for Mini Term B night classes.
30 Final exam for Full Term sections 3AB, 4AB, 7AB, 8AB, and online classes.
Final exams for Mini Term B sections 34B and 78B.
AUGUST 2021
2 Final grades due at 9:00 a.m. for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term B.
4 Posting/conferral of summer degrees.

2021 FALL SEMESTER

Classes:  40 MWF; 27 TR; 28 MW; 14 M; 14 T; 14 W; 13 R; 12 F

AUGUST 2021
10 New Faculty Orientation.
11 Fall semester begins.
University Convocation.
12 Fall Term Admission Application Deadline. Applications must be completed, application fee paid, and all documents necessary for admission decision submitted.
13 Fee deadline 4:15 p.m.
16 Classes begin for Full Term and Term A (regular and online).
20 Regular registration ends and web registration closes at noon.
Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at noon. All registration activity after noon will occur in the Registrar’s office.
Student must register by noon to avoid late registration charge.
Student must “unregister” by noon to receive full 100% credit adjustment.
Class Cancellation processed at noon.
28-31 University closed (classes cancelled) due to Hurricane Ida.
SEPTEMBER 2021
1-5 University closed (classes cancelled) due to Hurricane Ida.
6 Labor Day holiday; university closed.
7-13 University closed (classes cancelled) due to Hurricane Ida.
14-17 Classes cancelled due to Hurricane Ida.
20 Classes resume.
23 Fourteenth class day (for statistical purposes).
30 Final date to apply for graduation for fall commencement.
OCTOBER 2021
1 Advising begins for winter session and spring semester.
12 Final date to drop or resign with a W from Term A (regular and online) classes.
18-19 Classes will be held; Fall break cancelled due to hurricane closure.
19 Midterm grade entry for Full Term classes begins.
21 Midterm grade entry for Full Term classes ends.
21-22 Final examinations for Term A (regular and online) classes.
22 Midterm (7th week) grades available for students.
25 Final grades due at 9:00 a.m. for Term A (regular and online).
Registration for winter session and spring semester begins.
27 Classes begin for Term B (regular and online).
29 Graduate Comprehensive examinations.
31 Financial aid priority consideration deadline for Spring 2022.
NOVEMBER 2021
16 Final date to submit thesis for final committee approval.
22-24 Classes will be held; Holidays adjusted due to hurricane closure.
25-26 Thanksgiving holidays; university closed.
29 Classes resume.
30 Final date for automatic W when dropping a Full Term course or resigning from the university.
Final date to drop or resign with a W from Term B (regular and online) classes.
DECEMBER 2021
8 Finals Preparation Period.
Final date for filing approved thesis.
9 Last day of classes for Full Term and Term B (regular and online) classes.
Finals Preparation Period.
10 Final examinations begin.
16 Final examinations end.
17 Final grades for all students due at 9:00 a.m.
18-19 Commencement for summer and fall graduates.
Fall semester ends.
University closes for Christmas holidays following last commencement ceremony.

2021-22 WINTER SESSION

DECEMBER 2021
13 Fee deadline 4:15 p.m.
14 Winter session classes begin.
Regular registration ends and web registration closes for winter session at noon.
Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at noon. All registration activity after noon will occur in the Registrar’s office.
Student must register by noon to avoid late registration charge.
Student must “unregister” by noon to receive 100% credit adjustment.
Class Cancellation processed at noon.
17 University closes at 4:30 p.m. for Christmas holidays.
Winter session classes continue online through holidays.
JANUARY 2022
4 University reopens.
6 Final date to drop with W from winter session.
11 Winter session classes end.
12 Final examinations for winter session.
13 Winter session grades due at 1:00 p.m.
Winter session ends.

2022 SPRING SEMESTER

Classes:  40 MWF; 28 TR; 27 MW; 13 M; 14 T; 14 W; 14 R; 13 F

January 2022
4 University reopens.
12 Spring Semester begins.
University Convocation.
13 Spring Term Admission Application Deadline. Applications must be completed, application fee paid, and all documents necessary for admission decision submitted.
14 Fee deadline 4:15 p.m.
17 Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday; university closed.
18 Classes begin for Full Term and Term A (regular and online).
24 Regular registration ends and web registration closes at noon.
Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at noon. All registration activity after noon will occur in the Registrar’s office.
Student must register by noon to avoid late registration charge.
Student must “unregister” by noon to receive 100% credit adjustment.
Class Cancellation processed at noon.
FEBRUARY 2022
4 Fourteenth class day (for statistical purposes).
10 Final date to apply for graduation for spring commencement.
16 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Term A (regular and online) classes.
28 Mardi Gras holidays; university closed.
MARCH 2022
1 Mardi Gras holidays; university closed.
2 Ash Wednesday; no classes.
3 Classes resume.
Advising begins for summer session and fall semester.
7-8 Final examinations for Term A (regular and online) classes.
10 Final grades due at 9:00 a.m. for Term A (regular and online).
11 Midterm grade entry for Full Term classes begins.
14 Classes begin for Term B (regular and online).
15 Midterm grade entry for Full Term classes ends.
16 Midterm (7th week) grades available for students. 
25 Final date for automatic W when dropping a Full Term course or resigning from the university.
28 Early registration begins for summer session and fall semester.
APRIL 2022
12 Final date to submit thesis for final committee approval.
13 Graduate comprehensive examinations.
14 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Term B (regular and online) classes.
15 Financial aid priority consideration deadline for Fall 2022.
15-18 Easter holidays; university closed.
19-22 Spring vacation continues; no classes.
25 Classes resume.
MAY 2022
2 Enrollment decision date for summer session.
3 Finals Preparation Period.
4 Last day of classes for Full Term (regular and online) and Term B classes.
Finals Preparation Period.
Final exam for Wednesday evening class may be given this night.
Final date for filing approved thesis.
5 Final examinations begin.
11 Final examinations end.
12 Final grades for all students due at 9:00 a.m.
14 Commencement for spring graduates.
Spring semester ends.

2022 SUMMER SESSION

The terms and dates for Summer Session are as follows:
Full Term:  06-01-22 to 08-01-22
Mini-A:  06-01-22 to 06-28-22
Mini-B:  06-30-22 to 08-01-22

MAY 2022
27 Summer Term Admission Application Deadline.  Applications must be completed, application fee paid, and all documents necessary for admission decision submitted.
31 Summer session begins. Faculty start date for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term A.
Fee deadline 4:15 p.m.
JUNE 2022
1 Classes begin for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term A.
3 Regular registration for summer Full Term (regular and online), Mini Term A, and Mini Term B ends and web registration closes at noon.
Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at noon.  All registration activity after noon will occur in the Registrar’s office.
Student must register by noon to avoid late registration charge.
Student must “unregister” by noon to receive 100% credit adjustment.
Class Cancellation processed at noon.
9 Final date to apply for graduation for summer conferral (fall commencement ceremony).
Seventh class day (for statistical purposes).
18 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Mini Term A.
24 Last day of classes for Mini Term A.
27 Final exams for Mini Term A classes.
28 Final grades due at 1:00 p.m. for Mini Term A.
29 Fee deadline 4:15 p.m. for students in Mini Term B only.
30 Classes begin for Mini Term B.
JULY 2022
1 Mini Term B Class Cancellation processed at noon.
4 Independence Day holiday; university closed.
5 Classes resume for Full Term (regular and online).
8 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Full Term (regular and online).
Final date to submit thesis for final committee approval.
Graduate comprehensive examinations.
19 Last day to drop or resign with a W from Mini Term B.
26 Final exams for Full Term Tuesday/Thursday night classes.
Final date for filing approved thesis.
27 Last day of classes for Full Term day classes and Mini Term B classes.
Final exams for Full Term Monday/Wednesday night classes.
28 Final exams for Full Term sections 1AB, 2AB, 5AB, 6AB, and online classes.
Final exams for Mini Term B sections 12B and 56B.
Final exams for Mini Term B night classes.
29 Final exams for Full Term sections 3AB, 4AB, 7AB, 8AB, and online classes.
Final exams for Mini Term B sections 34B and 78B.
AUGUST 2022
1 Final grades due at 9:00 a.m. for Full Term (regular and online) and Mini Term B.
Summer Session Ends.
3 Posting/conferral of summer degrees.

SCHEDULE OF CLASSES

CLASS TIMES FOR FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS

Period                        Monday, Wednesday, Friday  Tuesday, Thursday
First Period 7:30 – 8:25 7:30 – 8:50
Second Period 8:35 – 9:30 9:00 – 10:20
Third Period 9:40 – 10:35 10:30 – 11:50
Fourth Period 10:45 – 11:40 12:00 – 1:20
Fifth Period 11:50 – 12:45 1:30 – 2:50
Sixth Period  12:55 – 1:50 3:00 – 4:20
Seventh Period 2:00 – 2:55
Eighth Period 3:05 – 4:00

CLASS TIMES FOR NIGHT CLASSES

Evening classes generally meet for 2 hours and 50 minutes once a week.

A  4:00 p.m.
B  4:30 p.m.
C  5:00 p.m.
D  5:30 p.m.
E  6:00 p.m.
F  6:30 p.m.
G  7:00 p.m.
H  7:30 p.m.

CLASS TIMES FOR SUMMER SESSION

Full Term

Period Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
First Period 7:30 – 8:25
Second Period 8:35 – 9:30
Third Period 9:40 – 10:35
Fourth Period 10:45 – 11:40
Fifth Period 11:50 – 12:45
Sixth Period 12:55 – 1:50
Seventh 2:00 – 2:55

Mini Terms A and B

Period Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday        
First Period 7:30 – 9:30
Second Period 9:40 – 11:40
Third Period 11:50 – 1:50
Fourth Period 2:00 – 4:00