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COVID-19 Update: Read latest guidance for Spring and Summer 2021 campus residential programs.

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.
Spring Term 2021
Summer Term 2021
Fall Term 2021
Spring Term 2022

Spring Term 2021

Notes:

  • All students must return to campus on January 28, 29, or 30. Please note that these dates are different from the arrival dates that were previously on our calendar.
  • Students must register with Student Affairs for a day and time to arrive on campus. More details on the arrival process will be sent after the New Year pending receipt of updated guidance from the Vermont Department of Health.
  • Before arrival to campus, all students will complete a 7-day quarantine at home (students living off-campus for Spring term can complete this quarantine at their current place of residence or at their local off-campus residence).
  • All subject to change if State of Vermont requirements change.
January 28 – 30 All students must return to campus on these days (see above).
February 8 Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
Start of Block A (6 weeks)
Start of Block B (12 weeks)
Start of Block C (10 weeks online)
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 23 First day to withdraw from courses with a “W” in Block A
February 24 Block C early alert notifications due
March 1 Block A—midterm grades due by 5 p.m.
Block B—early alert notifications due
March 2 Block C—last day to drop courses
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 p.m.
March 15 Classes cancelled. Reading day for Block A Finals/Block B Midterms
March 19 Block A ends—last day to withdraw with a “WP”/“WF”
March 22 Block B—midterm grades due by 5 p.m.
Start of Block D (second 6-week Block)
March 23 Block A grades due by 5 p.m.
March 24 Last day to withdraw from courses in Block C with a “W”
“No Meeting Wednesday”
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 p.m.
April 15 Summer course registration begins for all students
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 23 Classes cancelled. Reading day for Block B/D Finals
April 29 Fall registration begins for Level 6 Students
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
Fall registration begins for Level 5 Students
May 3 Start of Block E—3 weeks on campus
Fall registration begins for Level 4 Students
May 4 Grades for Block B, C, and D due by 5 p.m.
Fall registration begins for Level 3 Students
May 5 Last day to add courses in Block E or change audit to regular enrollment
May 6 Fall registration begins for Level 2 Students
Fall registration begins for Level 1 Students
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 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 p.m. (including completion of IP grades)

Summer Term 2021

June 6 Summer Session I residence halls open at noon
June 7 Summer Session I classes begin
Summer Session Whole—10-week online courses begin
July 9 Summer Session I classes end
July 10 Summer Session I residence halls close at noon, students remaining on campus for Summer Session II can move into their housing assignment
July 11 Summer Session II/Bridge Experience/registration and orientation
High School Summer Program—Orientation and Onboarding concludes
July 12 Summer Session II/Bridge Experience/classes begin
High School Summer Program classes begin
July 18 Summer College Readiness registration and orientation
July 19 Summer College Readiness classes begin
July 26 Online Boot Camp (Formerly Bay Area Boot Camp)
July 30 Online Boot Camp (Formerly Bay Area Boot Camp) classes end;
Summer College Readiness classes end;
High School Summer Program Online classes end
July 31 High School Summer Program ends
August 13 Summer Session II/Bridge Experience/Summer Session Whole—10-week online courses end
August 14

Summer Session II/Bridge Experience residence halls close at noon

Fall Term 2021

August 23 Early Orientation;
Faculty Back on Campus for Meetings/Trainings
August 26 New Students Arrive; New Student & Family Orientation Begins
August 26 – 29 New Student Orientation Continues
August 28 Convocation
Returning Students Arrive
August 30 Classes Begin at 9 a.m. (12-Week Block both online and on campus)
September 6 Labor Day—Classes will be held; staff holiday
September 7 Last day to add courses to 12-Week Block
September 17 Early Alert Notifications Due for 12-Week Block
September 24 Last day to drop courses from 12-Week Block
Family Weekend—Classes Will Be Held
September 25 Family Weekend Continues
September 27 First day to withdraw “W” from courses in 12-Week Block
October 11 Indigenous Peoples’ Day—No Classes; Faculty & Staff Holiday
October 12 Student Long Weekend Continues—No Classes
Curriculum Development Day
October 13 Midterm grades due for courses in 12-Week Block
October 22 Last day to withdraw “W” from courses in 12-Week Block
October 25 First day to withdraw “WP”/“WF” from courses in 12-Week Block
October 29 January Term (J-Term) course registration opens for all students
November 4 Spring 2021 course registration opens (Level 6 Students)
November 5 Spring 2021 course registration opens (Level 5 Students)
November 8 Spring 2021 course registration opens (Level 4 Students)
November 9 Spring 2021 course registration opens (Level 3 Students)
November 10 Spring 2021 course registration opens (Level 2 Students)
November 11 Spring 2021 course registration opens (Level 1 Students)
November 17 No Meeting Wednesday
Reading Day
November 19 Last day of classes for 12-Week Block
Last day to withdraw “WP”/“WF” from courses in 12-Week Block
Thanksgiving Break Begins
November 25 Thanksgiving Day
November 26 Staff Holiday
November 29 Classes begin at 9 a.m. (3-Week Block)
December 1 Last day to add a course to 3-Week Block
December 3 Last day to drop a course from 3-Week Block
Early Alert Notifications due for 3-Week Block
December 6 First day to withdraw “W” from a course in the 3-Week Block
December 8 Midterm grades due for courses in 3-Week Block
December 10 Last day to withdraw “W” from a course in the 3-Week Block
December 13 First day to withdraw “WP”/“WF” from courses in 3-Week Block
December 17 3-Week Block ends
Last day to withdraw with “WP”/“WF” from courses in 3-Week Block
December 18 Graduation
December 19 Residence Halls Close at 12 Noon
December 21 Grades for 3-Week Block due by 5 p.m.
Final Comments Posted
Final grade for any IP Grades issued in previous blocks due by 5 p.m.

Spring Term 2022

January 19 Faculty Back on Campus for Meetings/Trainings
January 20 New Students Arrive
New Student & Family Orientation Begins
January 21 New Student & Family Orientation Continues
January 22 Convocation
Returning students arrive on campus
New Student & Family Orientation Continues
January 23 New Student & Family Orientation Continues
January 24 Classes begin at 9 a.m. (12-Week Block both online and on campus)
February 1 Last day to add courses to 12-Week Block
February 11 Early Alert Notifications due for courses in 12-Week Block
February 18 Family Weekend—Classes Will Be Held
Last day to drop courses from 12-Week Block
February 19 Family Weekend Continues
February 21 First day to withdraw “W” from courses in the 12-Week Block
March 4 Spring Break Begins at 5 p.m.
March 14 Classes Resume at 9 a.m.
March 16 Midterm grades due for courses in 12-Week Block
Summer 2022 Course Registration Opens for All Students
March 25 Last day to withdraw “W” from courses in 12-Week Block
March 28 First day to withdraw “WP”/“WF” from courses in 12-Week Block
April 14 Student Long Weekend
Faculty Assessment Day
April 15 Student Long Weekend
April 18 Classes Resume at 9 a.m.
April 20 No Meeting Wednesday
Reading Day
April 22 Last Day of Classes for 12-Week Block
Last day to withdraw “WP”/“WF” from courses in 12-Week Block
April 25 Start of 3-Week Block
April 26 Grades due by 5 p.m. for courses in 12-Week Block
Final Comments Posted
April 27 Last day to add courses in 3-Week Block
April 28 Fall 2022 Course Registration Begins for Level 6 Students
April 29 Last day to drop courses from 3-Week Block
Fall 2022 Course Registration Begins for (Level 5 Students)
Early Alert Notifications due for courses in 3-Week Block
May 2 First day to withdraw “W” from a course in 3-Week Block
Fall 2022 Course Registration Begins for Level 4 Students
May 3 Fall 2022 Course Registration Begins for Level 3 Students
May 4 Midterm grades due for 3-Week Block
Last day to withdraw “W” from course in 3-Week Block
Fall 2022 Course Registration Begins for Level 2 Students
May 5 Fall 2022 Course Registration Begins for Level 1 Students
May 6 First day to withdraw “WP”/"WF” from course in 3-Week Block
Last day to withdraw from courses in Block D with a W
May 13 3-Week Block Ends
Last day to withdraw “WP”/“WF” from course in 3-Week Block
May 14 Graduation
May 15 Residence Halls close at 12 Noon
May 17 Grades for 3-Week Block due by 5 p.m.
Final Comments Posted
Final Grade for any IP Grades issued in previous block due by 5 p.m.
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