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Academic Calendar

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Due to the uncertainties related to the coronavirus health crisis and its effect on our program and schedule revisions, nonsubstantive changes may be made by the College.
Fall Term 2020
January Term 2021
Spring term 2021

 

Fall Term 2020

Block A—6 weeks on campus
Block B—12 weeks on campus
Block C—10 weeks online
Block D—6 weeks on campus
Block E—3 weeks online

August 14 – 15 Students who need to quarantine on campus begin to arrive
August 17 Online orientation workshops begin for all students [recommend creating an orientation to this fall semester for all students]
August 28 New students not quarantining returning
August 29 – 30 Returning students back on campus
August 31 Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
Start of Block A—6 weeks
Start of Block B—12 weeks
September 3 Last day to add courses in Block A—6-week block or change audit to regular enrollment
September 7 Labor Day—Classes will be held; staff holiday
Orientation for Block C online courses begins
September 8 Last day to add courses in Block B—12-week block or change audit to regular enrollment
September 10 Block A—Early Alert Notifications due
September 14 Last day to drop from courses in Block A
Start of Block C—10-week online block
September 15 First day to withdraw from courses with a W in Block A
September 21 Last day to add courses in Block C—10-week block or change audit to regular enrollment
Block A—Mid-Term grades due by 5 p.m.
Block B—Early Alert Notifications due
September 28 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block A with a W
Last day to drop from courses in Block B
September 29 First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail) in Block A
First day to withdraw from courses with a W in Block B
Study Abroad Program and Financial Aid Application deadline
September 30 Block C—Early Alert Notifications due
October 6 Last day to drop from courses in Block C
October 7 First day to withdraw from courses with a W in Block C
October 9 Block A ends—Last day to withdraw with WP/WF in Block A
October 12 Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day—classes will be held; staff holiday
Block B—Mid-Term grades due by 5 p.m.
Start of Block D—Second 6-week block
October 13 Block A grades due by 5 p.m.
October 15 Last day to add courses in Block D—Second 6-week or change audit to regular enrollment
October 16 Block C—Mid-Term grades due by 5 p.m.
October 22 Block D—Early Alert Notifications due
October 26 First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail) in Block B
Last day to drop from courses in Block D
October 27 First day to withdraw from courses with a W in Block D
October 28 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block C with a W
October 29 Course registration for January Term 2021 begins
First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail) in Block C
October 30 Block D—Mid-Term grades due by 5 p.m.
November 5 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 6 students (92 or more credits)
November 6 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 5 students (62 – 91 credits)
Last day to withdraw from courses in Block D with a W
November 9 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 4 students (45 – 61 credits)
November 10 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 3 students (30 – 44 credits)
November 11 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 2 students (15 – 29 credits)
November 12 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 1 students (14 or fewer credits)
November 20 Block B ends—Last day to withdraw with WP/WF in Block B
Block C ends—Last day to withdraw with WP/WF in Block C
Block D ends—Last day to withdraw with WP/WF in Block D
November 21 Thanksgiving Break begins. Residence Halls close at 12 noon
November 24 Grades for Block B, C, and D due by 5 p.m.
November 26 Thanksgiving Day—faculty and staff holiday
November 27 Day after Thanksgiving Day—faculty and staff holiday
November 30 Start of Block E—3 weeks online
December 2 Last day to add courses in Block E—3-week online or change audit to regular enrollment
December 4 Block E—Early Alert Notifications due
December 7 Last day to drop from courses in Block E
December 8 First day to withdraw from courses with a W in Block E
December 10 Block E—Mid-Term grades due by 5 p.m
December 11 Orientation for January Term Study Abroad
Last day to withdraw from courses in Block E with a W
December 14 First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail) in Block E
December 18 Block E ends—Last day to withdraw with WP/WF in Block E
December 19 Graduation—online
December 22 Grades for Block E due by 5 p.m.

January Term 2021

January 4 Start of J-Term (3 weeks online)
January 6 Last day to add courses or change audit to regular enrollment 
January 8 Early alert notifications due
January 11 Last day to drop courses
January 12 First day to withdraw from courses with a “W”
January 14 Midterm gradues due by 5:00 p.m
January 15 Last day to withdraw from courses with a “W”
January 18 Martin Luther King Day - classes will be held - Staff Holiday
First day to withdraw from courses with a “WP” (pass) or “WF” (fail)
January 22 J-Term ends - Last day to withdraw with “WP”/”WF”
January 26 Grades for J-Term due by 5:00 p.m

Spring Term 2021

January 22-23 Students who need to quarantine on campus begin to arrive
January 25 Online orientation and workshops begin for all students
February 6 New students not quarantining return to campus
February 6-7 Remaining students return to campus
February 8 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
Start of Block A - 6 weeks
Start of Block B - 12 weekes
February 11 Last day to add courses in Block A or change audit to regular enrollment
February 12 Last day to add courses in Block C or change audit to regular enrollment
February 15 Last day to add courses in Block B or change audit to regular enrollment
February 18 Block A early alert notifications due
February 22 Block A - last day to drop courses
February 24 Block C early alert notifications due
March 1 Block A - midterm grades due by 5:00 p.m.
Block B - early alert notifications due
March 2 Block C - last day to drop course
March 8 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block A with a “W”
Last day to drop courses in Block B
March 9 First day to withdraw from courses with a “WP” (pass) or “WF” (fail) in  Block A
First day to withdraw from courses with a "W" in Block B
March 12 Block C - Midterm grades due by 5:00 p.m.
March 19 Block A ends - Last day to withdraw with a “WP” / “WF”
March 22 Block B - Midterm grades due by 5:00 p.m.
Start of Block D - 2nd 6-week block
March 23 Block A grades due  by 5:00 p.m
March 24 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block C with a “W”
March 25 Last day to add courses in Block D or change audit to regular enrollment
March 26 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block B with a “W”
March 29 First day to withdraw from courses with a “WP” (pass) or “WF” (fail) in Block B
April 1 Block D - Early alert notifications due
April 5 Last day to drop from courses in Block D
April 6 First day to withdraw from courses with a “W” in Block D
April 12 Block D midterm grades due by 5:00 p.m.
April 16 Block C ends - last day to withdraw with a “WP”/”WF” in Block C
April 19 First day to withdraw from courses with a “WP” (pass) or “WF” (fail) in Block D
April 30 Block B ends - Last day to withdraw with a “WP”/”WF” in Block B
Block D ends - Last day to withdraw with a "WP"/"WF" in Block D
May 3 Start of Block E - 3 weeks on campus
May 4 Grades for Block B, C, and D due by 5:00 p.m.
May 5 Last day to add courses in Block E  or change audit to regular enrollment
May 7 Block E - early alert notifications due
May 10 Last day to drop from courses in Block E
May 11 First day to withdraw from courses with a “W” in Block E
May 13 Block E - Midterm grades due by 5:00 p.m.
May 14 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block E with a “W”
May 15 First day to withdraw from courses with a “WP” (pass) or “WF” (fail) in Block E
May 21 Block E ends - Last day to withdraw with “WP”/”WF” in Block E
May 22 Graduation
May 25 Grades for Block E due by 5:00 p.m. (including compleion of IP grades)
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