See the Final Exam Schedule for exam information. Summer term final exams are held on the last scheduled class meeting for each course.

Dates and deadlines for Graduate School degree completion:

Choose a term or semester

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April 23, 2021

Deadline to apply for fall reenrollment in order to register during the May 17–May 26 initial registration period

May 7, 2021

Course offerings for Fall 2021 available

May 17, 2021 to May 26, 2021

Initial registration for Fall 2021

July 6, 2021 to September 3, 2021

Waitlists are suspended and fall registration is closed to continuing students on July 6 at 8 a.m.

September 3, 2021

Fall registration and waitlisting reopen at 9 a.m.

September 17, 2021

Financial aid disbursement begins

September 20, 2021

Fall registration and waitlisting close at 9 a.m.

September 20, 2021 to September 24, 2021

International Student Orientation registration and activities

September 20, 2021 to September 24, 2021

Week of Welcome registration and activities

September 24, 2021

Fall registration and waitlisting reopen at 8 a.m.

September 24, 2021

Undergraduates may enroll for more than 18 credits; Graduate students may enroll for more than 16 credits

September 25, 2021

Community Education Program (CEP) registration opens

September 26, 2021

Last day to process a complete drop: 100% tuition refund, no 'W' recorded

September 27, 2021

Fall classes begin

September 29, 2021

Waitlisting ends at 9 a.m.

October 1, 2021

Fall 2021 tuition due (assessed tuition, plus current and past-due balance)

October 2, 2021

Last day to process a complete drop: 90% tuition refund, no 'W' recorded

October 2, 2021

Last day to reduce credits: 100% tuition refund, no 'W' recorded

October 2, 2021

'W' recorded after 02 OCT 2021

October 3, 2021

Last day to process a complete drop: 90% tuition refund, 'W' recorded

October 3, 2021

Last day to reduce credits: 100% tuition refund, 'W' recorded

October 4, 2021

Last day to add a class via DuckWeb

October 4, 2021

Last day to submit a completed AUDIT registration form

October 4, 2021

Financial Aid Census date – Financial Aid is finalized based on registered number of credits

October 8, 2021

Last day to apply for Fall 2021 graduate degrees (apply on the web)

October 10, 2021

Last day to process a complete withdrawal or reduce credits: 75% tuition refund, 'W' is recorded

October 17, 2021

Last day to process a complete withdrawal or reduce credits: 50% tuition refund, 'W' is recorded

October 24, 2021

Last day to process a complete withdrawal or reduce credits: 25% tuition refund, 'W' is recorded

October 24, 2021

Last day to apply for Fall 2021 undergraduate degrees in DuckWeb

October 29, 2021

Course offerings for Winter 2022 available

October 29, 2021

Deadline to apply for undergraduate winter reenrollment in order to register during the November 15–24 initial registration period

November 11, 2021

Veterans Day holiday; classes are not in session

November 14, 2021

Last day to drop a class, 'W' recorded

November 14, 2021

Last day to change variable credits

November 14, 2021

Last day to change grade options (Graded or P/N)

November 15, 2021 to November 24, 2021

Initial Registration for Winter 2022

November 24, 2021

Last day to hold final oral defense of doctoral dissertations

November 25, 2021 to November 26, 2021

Thanksgiving holiday; classes are not in session

December 5, 2021

Last day to process a complete withdrawal from all courses

December 6, 2021 to December 10, 2021

Final Examinations

December 11, 2021

Fall 2021 degree conferral date

December 14, 2021

Deadline for instructors to submit Fall 2021 grades (Tuesday, noon)

January 3, 2022

Winter 2022 classes begin

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