Winter Session 2021 (Optional Session for Students and Faculty)

Winter session 1 (one-week) and Winter Session 2 (two-week) classes meet as scheduled.

January 4, Monday

Winter Session 1 Final examinations.

January 8, Friday

Winter session 3 (one-week) classes meet as scheduled.

January 11, Monday

Winter Session 1 Grades Due

January 12, Tuesday

Winter Session 2 and 3 Final Examinations

January 15, Friday

Winter Session 2 and 3 Grades Due Spring Semester 2021

January 19, Tuesday

Spring Semester 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. (No Classes – University Offices Closed)

January 18, Monday

Classes meet virtually.

January 19, Tuesday

All courses will be offered according to the delivery mode currenty shown in MyMadison.

February 1, Monday

Last day to withdraw from the university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. Student Assessment/Faculty Assistance (no classes 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.) Evening classes (those beginning 4 p.m. or later) meet as scheduled.

February 9, Tuesday

Break Day 1 (No Classes – University Offices Open)

February 17, Wednesday

First Block courses end.

March 11, Thursday

Break Day 2 (No Classes – University Offices Closed)

March 12, Friday

Second Block courses begin.

March 15, Monday

Mid-semester grades due in the Office of the Registrar. First Block course grades due in the Office of the Registrar.

March 16, Tuesday

James Madison Day

March 19, Friday

Advance registration for 2021 summer session begins.

March 22, Monday

Registration begins for 2021 fall semester.

April 5, Monday

Break Day 3 (No Classes – University Offices Open)

April 8, Thursday

Last day to submit an application for a Masters, Ed.S. or Doctoral degrees if graduation requirements are to be met in December 2021. Comprehensive assessment results and scholarly documents are due to The Graduate School for May 2021 graduation candidates.

April 14, Wednesday

Last day of classes.

April 29, Thursday

Final examinations. University housing checkout process.

April 30- May 6, Friday-Thursday

Residence halls and Dining Services close. Deadline for completion of course work for May graduates.

May 6, Thursday

Commencement Ceremonies

May 6-8 Thursday-Saturday

Regular Semester and Second Block course grades due in the Office of the Registrar by 3 p.m.

May 11, Tuesday

2021 Summer Sessions

  Registration and Fee Payment; Classes meet as Scheduled Holiday – Memorial Day Holiday – Fourth of July Final Examinations Deadline for Completion of Course work for summer graduates
Twelve-Week Session May 17 May 31
No Classes
July 5
No Classes
August 6 August 6
Ten-Week Session May 17 May 31
No Classes
July 5
No Classes
July 23 August 6
1st Eight-Week Session May 17 May 31
No Classes
July 5
No Classes
July 9 August 6
2nd Eight-Week Session June 14

July 5
No Classes

August 6 August 6
1st Six-Week Session May 17 May 31
No Classes
June 25 August 6
2nd Six-Week Session June 28

July 5
No Classes

August 6 August 6
1st Four-Week Session May 17 May 31
No Classes
  June 11 August 6
2nd Four-Week Session June 14   July 5
No Classes
July 9 August 6
1st Two-Week Session May 17     May 28 August 6
2nd Two-Week Session June 1     June 11 August 6
1st One-Week Session May 10     May 14 August 6
2nd One-Week Session June 14     June 18 August 6
Graduate 2021 Summer Session Deadlines:
Comprehensive assessment results and scholarly documents are due to The Graduate School for August 2021 graduation candidates

June 25

2021 Fall Semester

Residence halls open for freshmen on assigned days.

August 21-22, Saturday & Sunday

Classes meet as scheduled.

August 25, Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from the university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund.

September 14, Tuesday

Family Weekend

TBD Friday-Sunday

First Block courses end.

October 12, Tuesday

Second Block courses begin.

October 14, Thursday

Last day to submit an application for a Masters, Ed.S. or Doctoral degree if graduation requirements are to be met in May or August 2022.

October 14, Thursday

Mid-semester grades due in the Office of the Registrar.
First Block course grades due in the Office of the Registrar.

October 19, Tuesday

 

Fall Break (No Classes – University Offices Open


TBD, Thursday and Friday

 

Homecoming

TBD,  Friday-Sunday

Registration begins for 2022 spring semester.

November 8, Monday

Comprehensive assessment results and scholarly documents are due toThe Graduate School for December 2021 graduation candidates.

November 19, Friday  

Thanksgiving holiday begins

November 20, Saturday

Classes resume.

November 29, Monday

Last day of classes.

December 10, Friday

Final examinations.

December 11-17, Saturday-Friday

Deadline for completion of course work for December graduates.
Graduate Commencement Ceremony

December 17, Friday

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony.

December 18, Saturday

Regular Semester and Second Block course grades due in the Office of the Registrar by 3 p.m.

December 20, Monday

Winter Session 2022 (Optional Session for Students and Faculty)

Winter session 1 (one-week) and Winter Session 2 (two-week) classes meet as scheduled.

January 3, Monday

Winter Session 1 Final examinations.

January 7, Friday

Winter session 3 (one-week) classes meet as scheduled.

January 10, Monday

Winter Session 1 Grades Due

January 11, Tuesday

Winter Session 2 and 3 Final Examinations

January 14, Friday

Winter Session 2 and 3 Grades Due

January 18, Tuesday

Spring Semester 2022

Residence halls and Dining Services open.

January 16, Sunday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. (No Classes – University Offices Closed)

January 17, Monday

Classes meet as scheduled.

January 18, Tuesday

Last day to withdraw from the university with cancellation of tuition charges and refund. Student Assessment/Faculty Assistance (no classes 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.) Evening classes (those beginning 4 p.m. or later) meet as scheduled.

February 8, Tuesday

First Block courses end.

March 8, Thursday

Mid-semester grades due in the Office of the Registrar.

March 11, Friday

Spring Break. Classes do not meet.

March 14-18, Monday-Friday

Classes resume. Second Block courses begin.

March 21, Monday

First Block course grades due in the Office of the Registrar.

March 22, Tuesday

Advance registration for 2022 summer session begins.

March 28, Monday

Registration begins for 2022 fall semester.

April 11, Monday

Break Day 3 (No Classes – University Offices Open)

April 8, Thursday

Last day to submit an application for a Masters, Ed.S. or Doctoral degrees if graduation requirements are to be met in December 2022. Comprehensive assessment results and scholarly documents are due to The Graduate School for May 2022 graduation candidates.

April 13, Wednesday

Last day of classes.

May 5, Thursday

Final examinations.

May 6-12, Friday-Thursday

Deadline for completion of course work for May graduates.

May 12, Thursday

Commencement Ceremonies

May 12-14 Thursday-Saturday

Regular Semester and Second Block course grades due in the Office of the Registrar by 3 p.m.

May 17, Tuesday

Summer Session 2022

First day of Summer Session

May 16, Monday

Last day of summer session

August 23, Tuesday

Tentative Fall and Spring Semesters, 2022-2027
AY 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Fall Begins Aug. 24, 2022 Aug. 23, 2023 Aug. 21, 2024 Aug. 20, 2025 Aug. 26, 2026
Fall Break TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
Fall Ends Dec. 16, 2022 Dec. 15, 2023 Dec. 13, 2024 Dec. 12, 2025 Dec. 18, 2026
December
Commencement
Dec. 17, 2022 Dec. 16, 2023 Dec. 14, 2024 Dec. 13, 2025 Dec. 19, 2026
Winter Session Jan. 3-7, 2023 Jan. 2-6, 2024 Jan 6-10, 2025 Jan. 5-9, 2026 Jan. 4-8, 2027
Spring Begins Jan. 9, 2023 Jan. 8, 2024 Jan. 13, 2025 Jan. 12, 2026 Jan. 11, 2027
Spring Break Mar. 6-10, 2023 Mar. 4-8, 2024 Mar. 10-14, 2025 Mar. 9-13, 2026 Mar. 8-12, 2027
Spring Ends April 27, 2023 April 25, 2024 May 1, 2025 April 30, 2026 April 29, 2027
May
Commencement
May 4-6, 2023 May 2-4, 2024 May 8-10, 2025 May 7-9, 2026 May 6-8, 2027

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