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Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar lists official university milestones and events that define the academic terms, such as exam dates, holidays, and registration deadlines. Use the controls below to display the calendar for a particular year and academic term (or part of term). You can also limit the calendar to upcoming dates or milestones of a particular category.

* Dates are subject to change as additional information becomes available regarding Covid-19.

Jan 2021

Thursday, Jan 14

Last Day to Add to Waitlist

Monday, Jan 18

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tuesday, Jan 19

 Classes Begin

Monday, Jan 25

Waitlists are Dropped

Last Day to Confirm Enrollment

Friday, Jan 29

Last Day to Register/Add

Last Day to Drop with 100% Tuition & Fee Refund

Last Day to Remove Fall Incompletes

Feb 2021

Friday, Feb 5

Last Day to Drop with 75% Tuition Refund

Friday, Feb 12

Last Day to Drop with 50% Tuition Refund

Tuesday, Feb 16

Lagniappe Day - Mardi Gras Holiday - No Classes

Wednesday, Feb 17

 Classes Resume

Wednesday, Feb 24

Last Day to Drop Without Record

Last Day to Change Grading Option to "Audit"

Last Day to Drop with 25% Tuition Refund

Mar 2021

Wednesday, Mar 10

Lagniappe Day, No Classes

Thursday, Mar 11

Classes Resume

Wednesday, Mar 17

Mid-Term Grades Due for Undergraduates

Monday, Mar 22

Lagniappe Day - No Classes OR Designated make-up day, only used in the event of University closure

Wednesday, Mar 24

Last Day to Withdraw

Apr 2021

Monday, Apr 5

Registration for Summer/Fall 2021 Begins

Thursday, Apr 8

Lagniappe Day, No Classes

Friday, Apr 9

Classes Resume

Friday, Apr 30

Lagniappe Day, No Classes, OR Designated make-up day, only used in the event of University closure

May 2021

Monday, May 3

Last Day to Change Grading Options other than "Audit"

Last Day of Classes

Tuesday, May 4 to Wednesday, May 5

Study Period

Thursday, May 6 to Tuesday, May 11

Exam Period

Thursday, May 13

Grades Due for Graduating Students

Friday, May 14

Grades Due for All Students

Saturday, May 22