College Catalog 2020-2021 
    
    May 13, 2021  
College Catalog 2020-2021

Academic Calendar


The Calendar is subject to change as necessary to fulfill the College’s educational objectives.

Fall 2020

 Date  
August 10 Start of Faculty Contracts 
 August 14  Tuition due by 5 p.m., last day to sign up for a payment plan with 0% down payment
 Resident Assistants return
 August 17

 Late fees assessed to unpaid tuition

 August 17-21  Faculty development 
August 19  Move-in Day Global Student Success Program Only 
 August 20  Move-in Day (residence halls open 9 am)
 August 21-23  Welcome Weekend
 August 24  First day of class
 August 26-28  Classes dropped for unpaid accounts
 August 28

 Last day to add/drop a course for August 24th start

 Last day for 100% tuition refunds

 September 4  Last day for 75% refunds 
 September 7  Labor Day - Classes Held; administrative offices closed
 September 28  September Start (10 week session) begins
 October 1  Winter 2020 and Spring 2021 registration begins
 October 3

 Last day for 100% tuition refunds for September Start

 Last day to add/drop a course for September Start

 NO FALL BREAK  CLASSES CONTINUE
 October 21  Spring 2019 registration begins
 October 30  Last day to drop or withdraw without academic penalty
 Last day to convert “Incompletes” to a grade for Spring & Summer 2020
 November 1  Deadline to apply for December graduation
 November 24  Residence halls close at 5 pm
 November 25-28  Thanksgiving Break
 November 29  Residence halls reopen at 9 am
 November 30  Classes resume at 8 am ONLINE COURSE DELIVERY ONLY
 December 4  Last day of classes
 December 7-11  Final Exams ONLINE ONLY
 December 10  Winter Term tuition due
 December 11  Winter classes dropped for unpaid accounts
 December 14

 Grades due to Records & Registration by noon 
 First day of winter term

 December 21  College closed for Winter Break

Spring 2021

 Date  
January 11 Last day of Winter Term 2020
January 12

Grades due to Records & Registration by noon for Winter Term

January 15

Move-In Day NEW students (residence halls open at 9 am)

Spring 2021 tuition due

January 18 MLK Day - No classes held; administrative offices closed
January 19 Late fees assessed to unpaid tuition
January 22

Move in day new students

Last day for 100% refunds on housing/meals

January 24 Move in day returning students
January 25 First day of classes
January 27-29 Classes dropped for unpaid accounts
January 29 Last day to add/drop a course
January 22-30 Prorated refunds on housing/meals
January 30 Last day for 100% tuition refunds
January 31- February 5 Dates for 75% refunds on tuition/fees/housing/meals
February 1 Deadline to apply for May graduation
February 6 - February 19 Dates for 50% refunds on tuition/fees/housing/meals; no refunds after February 19
March 1 Fall and Summer Registration begins
NO SPRING BREAK CLASSES CONTINUE
March 24 Last day to drop or withdraw without academic penalty
Last day to convert “Incompletes” to a grade for Fall 2020
April 28 Faculty and Student Awards
May 7 Last day of class
May 10-11 Reading days
May 12-14, 17-18 Final Exams
May 18  Residence halls close at 5 pm 
May 20  Grades due to Records & Registration by noon
May 20 (Thursday)  Richard Bland College Commencement 
May 24   Summer classes begin
July 4  College closed for Independence Day