Academic Calendar

 

Fall 2021 

Date Event
Monday, August 30 Fall Semester Classes Begin/ 1st 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, September 3 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 1st 7-week
Friday, September 10 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Fall Full term
Tuesday, September 21 Mid-Autumn Festival
Friday, September 24 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 1st 7-week
Sunday, September 26 Legislative Day (classes meet on Tuesday schedule)
Friday, October 1- Thursday, October 7 National Day Holiday: Fall Break
Friday, October 22 Last Day of 1st 7-week Classes
Monday, October 25 2nd 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, October 29 Midterm Grades Deadline - Fall full term
Friday, October 29 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Sunday, November 14 Legislative Day (classes meet on Thursday schedule)

Week of November 15

Registration for Spring Semester 2022 Begins 
Friday, November 19 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 2nd 7-wk
Thursday, November 25, 2021 - Friday, November 26 Thanksgiving Holiday
Sunday, November 28 Legislative Day (classes meet on Friday schedule)
Monday, December 6 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Fall full term
Friday, December 10 Last Day of Fall Semester Classes/Last Day of 2nd 7-week Classes
Saturday, December 11 Reading Day
Monday, December 13- Friday, December 17 Final Exams
Saturday, December 18 Fall Move Out (Study Away & Fall term-only students)
Grades are due 72 hours after the scheduled final exam date Final Grades Deadline
Saturday, December 18 - Sunday, January 23 Winter Break 

 

Optional January Term 2022

Date Event
Sunday, January 2 January Term Move-in
Monday, January 3  January Term Classes Begin
Monday, January 3 Add and Drop Course Deadline
Thursday, January 13 Course Withdrawal & Grading Option Deadline
Thursday, January 20 Last Day of January Term Classes
Friday, January 21 January Term Move-out

 

 

 

Spring 2022 

Date Event
Monday, January 24 Spring Semester Classes Begin/ 1st 7-week Classes Begin (ALL classes will be held online during the first week)
Friday, January 28 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 1st 7-week
Monday, January 31- Friday, February 4 Spring Festival
Friday, February 11 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Spring full term
Friday, February 25 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 1st 7-week
Friday, March 18 Last Day of 1st 7-week Classes
Monday, March 21 2nd 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, March 25 Midterm Grades Deadline
Friday, March 25 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Friday, April 1 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Spring full term
Tuesday, April 5 - Friday, April 8 Spring Recess (Includes Qingming Holiday)
Week of April 11-15 (Tentative) Registration for Fall Semester 2022 Begins
Friday, April 22 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Monday, May 2 China Labor Day Holiday
Friday, May 13 Last Day of Spring Semester Classes/Last Day of 2nd 7-week Classes
Saturday, May 14 Reading Day
Monday, May 16 - Friday, May 20 Final Exams
Saturday, May 21 Spring Move Out (all except Summer Session & graduating seniors)
Thursday, May 26 Commencement

 

 

Optional Summer Term 2022

Date Event
Monday, May 23  Summer Move In Day
Tuesday, May 24  Summer Session I Classes Begin
Friday, May 27 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Summer Session I
Sunday, May 29 Legislative Day (Classes follow Monday schedule)
Monday, June 13 Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu Festival)
Wednesday, June 15  Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Summer Session I
Saturday, June 25  Legislative Day (Classes follow Monday schedule)
Friday, July 1  Last Day of Summer Session I Classes
Monday, July 4  Summer Session II Classes Begin
Friday, July 8  Add and Drop Course Deadline - Summer Session II
Wednesday, July 27 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Summer Session II
Friday, August 12  Last Day of Summer Session II Classes

 

 

Fall 2022

Date Event
Monday, September 5 Fall Semester Classes Begin/ 1st 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, September 9 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 1st 7-week
Friday, September 16 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Fall full term
Saturday, September 10 - Monday, September 12 Mid-Autumn Festival
Sunday, September 18 Legislative Day (classes meet on Monday schedule)
Friday, September 30 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 1st 7-week
Saturday, October 1-Friday, October 7 National Day Holiday: Fall Break
Friday, October 28 Last Day of 1st 7-week Classes
Monday, October 31 2nd 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, November 4 Midterm Grades Deadline - Fall full term
Friday, November 4 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Friday, November 11 (tentative) Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Fall full term
Sunday, November 13 Legislative Day (classes meet on Thursday schedule)
Week of November 14 Registration for Spring Semester 2023 Begins (tentative)
Wednesday, November 23 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Thursday, November 24 - Friday, November 25 Thanksgiving Holiday
Sunday, November 27 Legislative Day (classes meet on Friday schedule)
Friday, December 16 Last Day of Fall Semester Classes/Last Day of 2nd 7-week Classes
Saturday, December 17 Reading Day
Monday, December 19 - Friday, December 23 Final Exams
Saturday, December 24 Fall Move Out (Study Away & Fall term-only students)
Final Grades Deadline  Grades are due 72 hours after the scheduled final exam date

 

 

Optional January Term 2023

Date Event
Monday, January 2 January Term Classes Begin
Monday, January 2 Add and Drop Course Deadline
Thursday, January 12 Course Withdrawal & Grading Option Deadline
Thursday, January 19 Last Day of January Term Classes
Friday, January 20 January Term Move-out

Calendars

Spring 2022 Academic Calendar 

 

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

 

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

 

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

 

2017-2018 Academic Calendar

 

 

 

Final Grades Deadline Grades are due 72 hours after the scheduled final exam date