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2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar 2020-2021


2020 Fall Semester (amended due to COVID pandemic)

  AUGUST 14-18 Orientation Period (Friday-Tuesday)
  AUGUST 18 Beginning of Add/Drop Period (Tuesday)
  AUGUST 19 Beginning of Undergraduate Classes (Wednesday)
  AUGUST 19 Opening Convocation (Wednesday)
  AUGUST 28 Last Day for Add/Drop (Friday)
  SEPTEMBER 25-27 (Virtual) Family Weekend (Friday-Sunday)
  CANCELLED  Fall Break (Saturday-Tuesday)
  Virtual  Homecoming 
  NOVEMBER 13 End of Undergraduate Classes (Friday)
  NOVEMBER 14-15 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  NOVEMBER 16-20 Examinations (Monday-Friday) 
  NOVEMBER 21-22 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  NOVEMBER 23-24 Examinations (Monday-Tuesday) 
  NOVEMBER 25-30 Thanksgiving Holiday (Wednesday-Sunday)

2021 Spring Semester

  JANUARY 22-26 Orientation Period (Friday-Tuesday)
  JANUARY 26 Beginning of Add/Drop Period (Tuesday)
  JANUARY 27 Beginning of Undergraduate Classes (Wednesday)
  FEBRUARY 5 Last Day for Add/Drop (Friday)
  FEBRUARY 5 Charter Day (Friday)
  MARCH 13-21 Spring Break (Saturday-Sunday)
  MAY 7 End of Undergraduate Classes (Friday)
  MAY 8-9 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  MAY 10-14 Examinations (Monday-Friday)
  MAY 15-16 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  MAY 17-18 Examinations (Monday-Tuesday)
  MAY 22-23 Commencement Activities (Saturday - Sunday)

2021 Summer Sessions

  JUNE 1 Beginning of Session I and Session III (Tuesday)
  JULY 2 End of Session I (Friday)
  JULY 6 Beginning of Session II (Tuesday)
  AUGUST 6 End of Session II and Session III (Friday)

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