Academic Calendar

Off campus and graduate students, please check course syllabus for information about class meeting days.

Modular courses and other short programs will have proportional dates for add, drop and withdrawal.  Please see the Add/Drop/Withdrawal section of the USF catalog for more detail.

Academic Calendar

January
1 – New Year’s Day – Main Campus Closed
15 – Application Deadline for August (Summer) 2021 Graduation
15 – Application Deadline for August (Summer) 2021 Certificate
18 – Dr. King Holiday – Main Campus Closed*
19 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.
29 – Add/Drop Deadline**

February

March
5 – Module 1 ends
9-10 – Spring Break – No Classes at Main Campus*
15 – Module 2 begins

April
2 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
1-2 – Easter Break – No Classes at Main Campus
2 – Good Friday – Main Campus Closed
30 – Last day of classes

May
3-6 – Final Exams begin at 8 a.m.
7 – Module 2 ends
8 – Spring Commencement
15 – Application Deadline for December (Fall) 2021 Graduation
15 – Application Deadline for December (Fall) 2021 Certificate

SUMMER 2021 Term

May

17 Classes begin for full-semester course
17 Experiential Term begins
17 Module 1 begins
19 Last day to Add Experiential Term
21 Drop Deadline for Experiential Term
21 Add/Drop Deadline for Module 1 course**
28 Add/Drop Deadline for full-semester course**
28 Withdrawal deadline for Experiential Term
31 Memorial Day – Joliet Campuses Closed

June

11 Experiential Term ends
14 Module 2 begins
18 Add/Drop Deadline for Module 2 course**
18 Withdrawal deadline for Module 1 course**

July

2 Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
5 Independence Day Observed – No Classes – Joliet Campuses Closed
9 Module 1 ends
16 Withdrawal deadline for Module 2 course**

August

6 Last Day of Classes for full-semester and Module 2 course

Revised 09/29/2020

*Off campus and graduate students, please check course syllabus for information about class meeting days.
**Modular courses and other short programs will have proportional dates for add, drop and withdrawal. Please see the Add/Drop/Withdrawal section of this catalog for more detail.

Fall 2021 Term

August

23 Classes begin at 8 a.m.

September

3 Add/Drop Deadline**
6 Labor Day – No Classes
15 Application Deadline for May (Spring) 2022 Graduation
15 Application Deadline for May (Spring) 2022 Certificates

October

15 Module 1 ends
18-22 Fall Break – No classes at Main Campus*
22 Feast of St. Francis (Observed) – Joliet Campuses Closed
25 Module 2 begins

November

12 Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
25-26 Thanksgiving Break – No classes at Main Campus
25-26 Thanksgiving Break – Joliet Campuses Closed

December

10 Last day of classes (Traditional Undergraduate)
13-16 Final Exam week (M-F) begins at 8 a.m.
17  Module 2 ends
18  Winter Commencement
24 Christmas Eve – Main Campus Closed
27-31 Winter Holiday Break – Joliet Campuses Services Reduced

Revised 09/29/2020

*Off campus and graduate students, please check course syllabus for information about class meeting days.
**Modular courses and other short programs will have proportional dates for add, drop and withdrawal. Please see the Add/Drop/Withdrawal section of this catalog for more detail.

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