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Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

Fall 2021 Academic Calendar
DateEvent
July 27Tuesday
Tuition bills for the fall semester distributed to students electronically. Notice is sent to the e-mail address on the student’s record.
August 20Friday
Registration for the fall semester for new undergraduate students and all graduate students who have not yet registered. Law students must pay tuition by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, Aug 30.
August 23Monday
Registration for the fall semester for new, readmitted, and continuing students who have not yet registered.
August 24Tuesday
Registration and add/drop for the fall semester for all students.
August 25Wednesday
Classes begin.
August 30Monday
Fourth class day; Last day of the official add/drop period; after this date, changes in registration may require the approval of the department chair and usually the student's dean. Last day law students may register and pay tuition without the approval of the dean. Tuition payment deadline is 5:00 p.m.
September 6Monday
Labor Day holiday.
September 10Friday
Twelfth class day; this is the date the official enrollment count is taken. Last day to drop a class for a possible refund. Last day a law student may add a class. Last day a law student may drop a class without the approval of the dean.
September 24Friday
Second tuition payment due for students who selected the installment plan.
October 11-15Monday - Friday
Early Registration for Spring 2021, through the Law School website only.
October 20Wednesday
Last day to submit application to graduate in December. Deadline to register in absentia.
October
22
Friday
Final tuition payment due for students who selected the installment plan.
October 28Thursday
Last day a law student may change registration in a class to or from the pass/fail basis.
October 25 - November 5Daily
Registration for the spring semester for continuing and readmitted students.
November 9
Tuesday
Tuition bills for the spring semester distributed to students electronically. Notice is sent to the e-mail address on the student’s record.
November 24 - 27Wednesday-Saturday
Thanksgiving holidays.
December 6Monday
Last class day. Last day a law student may, with the required approvals, drop a class or withdraw from the University.
December 7Tuesday
Reading day in the School of Law.
December 8-11, 13-17Wednesday-Saturday, Monday-Friday
Fall semester final examinations in the School of Law.
December 18Saturday
Official graduation date. (No public exercises.)
*Check posted schedule for registration and add/ drop access periods.

Spring 2022 Academic Calendar

Spring 2022 Academic Calendar
 *Schedule subject to change*
DateEvent
January 10Monday Registration for the spring semester for continuing and readmitted students who have not yet registered. Graduate students and law students must pay tuition by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 21.

Add/drop for the spring semester for students who have already registered and paid their tuition by Thursday, January 6.
January 12-14Wednesday - Friday Registration for the spring semester for new, readmitted, and continuing students who have not yet registered.
January 18
TuesdayClasses begin
January 21Friday Tuition payment deadline is 5:00 p.m. for law students. Tuition may be paid in full or in installments.
February 2Wednesday Twelfth class day; this is the date the official enrollment count is taken. Payment for added classes (add bill) due by 5:00 p.m. Last day for a law student to add a class.
February 18Friday Second tuition payment due for students who selected the installment plan.
March 14-19Monday - Saturday Spring break.
March 25Friday Final tuition payment due for students who selected the installment plan.
March 28Monday Last day to apply for graduation and last day a law student may register in absentia.
April 4-8Monday - Friday Early Registration. Students have until 4:30 PM Central on Friday, April 8 to submit their requests. -This is not a first come, first served basis-
April 18-29Monday - Friday Registration for the summer session and the fall semester for continuing and readmitted students.
May 2Friday Last class day in the School of Law. Last day a law student may, with the required approvals, drop a class or withdraw from the University.
May 3Tuesday Reading day in the School of Law. Tuition bills for the summer session distributed to students electronically. Notice is sent to the e-mail address on the student’s record.
May 4-7, 9-13Wednesday - Saturday, Monday - Friday Final exams
May 21Saturday Commencement (official graduation date).
*Check posted schedule for registration and add/ drop access periods.

Summer 2022 Academic Calendar

Summer 2022 Academic Calendar
DateEvent
May 3Tuesday Tuition bills for the summer session distributed to students electronically. Notice is sent to the e-mail address on the student’s record.
May 24-26
Tuesday- Thursday Registration for continuing and readmitted students for the summer session for those who have not yet registered. Add/drop for the summer session for students who have registered and paid their tuition.
May 31-June 1
Tuesday - Wednesday Registration for the summer sessions; students who register on these dates can register for any summer session: first term, whole session, nine-week, and second term. To complete registration, law students must pay tuition by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 3.
June 2Thursday Classes begin for first-term, nine-week and whole-session classes and clinics.
June 3Friday Last day of the official add/drop period for first-term, nine-week, and whole-session classes; after this date, changes in registration may require the approval of the student’s dean.
Tuition payment deadline is 5:00 p.m. for law students.
June 7Tuesday Fourth class day for first-term, nine-week and whole-session classes; this is the date the official enrollment count is taken. Last day to drop a first-term, nine-week or whole-session class for a possible refund. Last day to add first-term, nine-week or whole-session class. Last day to drop a class without the approval of dean. Add bills due by 5 pm.
June 8- July 20Daily Registration for the Fall 2021 semester begins for new summer session students who have paid their tuition for summer, and for continuing and readmitted students, and for new graduate students who have not yet registered for Fall.
June 22Wednesday Last day to change a first-term, nine-week or whole-session class to or from pass/fail basis.
June 28Tuesday Last class day for first-term two-hour law classes.
Last day to drop a first-term two-hour law class, with required approvals.
June 29Wednesday Reading day for first-term two-hour law classes.
June 30Thursday Final examinations for first-term two-hour law classes.
July 7Thursday Last class day for first-term three-hour law classes.
Last day drop a first-term three-hour law class, with required approvals.
Reading day for first-term three-hour law class.
July 8-9Friday - Saturday Final examinations for first-term classes, including first-term three-hour law classes. Nine-week and whole-session classes do not meet.
July 12 Tuesday Summer tuition payment deadline is 5:00 p.m. for undergraduate, graduate and law students.
July 15Friday Last day to apply for a law degree.
Last day a law student may register in absentia.
July 26Tuesday Tuition bills for the fall semester distributed to students electronically. Notice is sent to the e-mail address on the student's record.
July 27-28Thursday - Friday Final examinations for nine-week law classes.
August 6
SaturdayLast class day for second-term two-hour law classes.
Last day to drop a second-term two-hour law class, with required approvals.
August 8-9Monday - Tuesday Final examinations for second-term two-hour law classes.
August 12
Friday The payment deadline for law students is the fourth class day of the fall semester.
Last class day for second-term and whole-session classes, including three- and four-hour law classes.
August 13Saturday Reading day in the School of Law.
August 16Monday Final examinations for whole-session law classes.
Official graduation date (no public exercises).
*Check posted schedule for registration and add/ drop access periods.

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