Academic Calendar

Find important dates throughout the academic year.

*Graduate classes may have variance in start/end dates. Please consult the graduate program.



Summer 2021

(May 17 - Aug 6)

*Due to the short nature of these summer courses, once a course has commenced, students are responsible for 100% of the tuition charges. No refunds of tuition or fees.

6-Week Session I

Classes begin
Mon, May 17

Last day to add classes
Thur, May 20

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcripts
Fri, May 21

Memorial Day - offices closed
Mon, May 31

Last day to drop classes
Wed, Jun 16

Classes end
Fri, Jun 25

Grades due at noon
Thur, June 30

6-Week Session II

Classes begin
Mon, Jun 28

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jul 1

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcripts
Fri, Jul 2

Independence Day - no classes, offices closed
Mon, Jul 5

Last day to drop classes
Wed, Jul 28

Classes end
Fri, Aug 6

Grades due at noon
Thurs, Aug 12

Fall 2021

16-Week Session

Residence Halls open
Sun., Aug 22

Classes Begin
Mon, Aug 23

Last day to add classes
Thur, Aug 26

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Sept 3

Labor Day – No Classes; Offices closed
Mon, Sept 6

Official report date (census)
Mon, Sept 20

Early Alert (100/200 level) grades due
Thurs, Sept 30

Mid-Term Break
Fri, Oct 15

Last day to apply for winter graduation
Fri, Oct 15

Last day to finish Incomplete (I) grade from previous term
Mon, Nov 1

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Nov 12

Thanksgiving break - No classes;
Nov 22-26

Finals Week
Dec 13-17

Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Fri, Dec 17

Winter Commencement
Sat, Dec 18

Semester Grades due at noon
Tue, Dec 21

8-Week Session I

Classes begin
Mon, Aug 23

Last day to add classes
Thur, Aug 26

Last Day to drop w/o indication on transcript
Fri, Aug 27

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Aug 27

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Fri, Sept 3

Labor Day – No Classes; Offices closed
Mon, Sept 6

Last Day to drop classes
Fri, Oct 1

Classes end
Fri, Oct 15

Last day to apply for Winter Graduation
Oct 15

Grades due at noon
Tues, Oct 19

8-Week Session II

Classes begin
Mon, Oct 18

Last day to add classes
Thur, Oct 21

Last day to drop w/o indication on transcript
Fri, Oct 22

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Oct 22

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Fri, Oct 29

Thanksgiving Break, No classes
Nov 22-26

Last day to drop
Fri, Dec 3

Classes End
Fri, Dec 17

Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Fri, Dec 17

Winter Commencement
Sat, Dec 18

Grades due at noon
Tue, Dec 21

*Graduate classes may have variance in start/end dates. Please consult the graduate program.


Winterim 2022

3-Week Session

Traditional Classes Begin
Mon, Jan 3

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jan 6

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Jan 7

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Jan 14

Martin Luther King Day - No Classes, Offices Closed
Mon, Jan 17

Classes end
Fri, Jan 21

Grades due at noon
Thur, Jan 27

Spring 2022

16-Week Session

Residence Halls open
Sun, Jan 23

Classes begin
Mon, Jan 24

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jan 27

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Feb 4

Census/20th reporting day
Fri, Feb 18

Early Alert (100/200 level) grades due
Thur, Mar 3

Last day to apply for spring graduation
Tues, Mar 15

Spring Break – No classes; Offices Open
Mar 21-25

Last day to finish Incomplete (I) grade from previous term
Mon, Apr 11

Easter break - No daytime classes; Offices Open Monday
Apr 15-18

Last day to drop classes or withdraw from SAU
Fri, Apr 22

Final Exam week
May 16-20

Residence Halls Closed at 4:30 p.m.
Fri, May 20

Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Fri, May 20

Spring Undergraduate Commencement
Sat, May 21

Semester Grades due at noon
Tue, May 24

8-Week Session I

Classes begin
Mon, Jan 24

Last day to add classes
Thur, Jan 27

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcripts
Fri, Jan 28

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Jan 28

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Fri, Feb 4

Last day to drop classes
Fri, Mar 4

Last day to apply for spring graduation
Tues, Mar 15

Classes end
Fri, Mar 18

Grades due at noon
Tue, Mar 22

8-Week Session II

Classes begin
Mon, Mar 28

Last day to add classes
Thu, Mar 31

Last day to drop classes with no indication on transcript
Fri, Apr. 1

Last day to drop at 100% refund
Fri, Apr. 1

Last day to drop at 50% refund
Fri, Apr 8

Easter break - No daytime classes; Offices open Monday
Apr 15-18

Last day to drop classes
Fri, May 6

Classes end
Fri, May 20

Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Fri, May 20

Spring Undergraduate Commencement
Sat, May 21

Grades due at noon
Tue, May 24

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