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Printable Version of the Academic Calendar
2020-2021 (PDF) |  2021-2022 (PDF) | 2022-2023 (PDF)

Fall 2021 | Spring 2022 | Summer 2022 Session I | Summer 2022 Session II

Aug-21 | Sep-21 | Oct-21 | Nov-21 | Dec-21
Jan-22 | Feb-22 | Mar-22 | Apr-22| May-22 | Jun-22 | Jul-22 | Aug-22

Fall Semester 2021

August - 2021

  • Wed - Fri, Aug 4-6 New Faculty Orientation
  • Fri, Aug 13 May/August 2020 Commencement, CEC 10:00 a.m.
  • Fri, Aug 13 Summer Commencement, CEC, 5:00 p.m.
  • Mon, Aug 16 Final Grades Due, 12 Noon.
  • Mon (AM), Aug 16 Fall Faculty Workshop, CEC 
  • Mon (PM)Tue(AM), Aug 16-17 Teaching Center Workshops
  • Fri, Aug 20 Graduate Registration Opens, 7:00 a.m.
  • Fri–Wed, Aug 20–25 Welcome Week
  • Mon, Aug 23 August Orientation Session
  • Tues, Aug 24 Online Registration Begins, 7:00 a.m.
  • Tues, Aug 24 Drop/Add Begins
  • Wed, Aug 25 First Day of Classes
  • Wed, Aug 25 Opening Convocation, CEC, 10:00 a.m.
  • Tues, Aug 31 Last Day for Registration/Schedule Changes
  • Tues, Aug 31 Last Day to Drop with Refund, 11:00 p.m.

September - 2021

  • Wed, Sept 1 First Day for Withdrawal with Grade of “W”
  • Mon, Sept 6 Labor Day, (Classes will not meet)
  • Tues, Sept 28 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W,” 11:00 p.m.
  • Wed, Sept 29 Withdrawal with Grade of “WP” for “WF” Begins
  • Thur, Sept 30 Deadline for Faculty Promotion/Tenure Applications

October - 2021

  • Fri, Oct 8 Classfinder goes live for Spring/Summer 2022
  • Wed, Oct 13 Semester Mid-Point
  • Fri, Oct 15 Mid-Term Grades Due, 4:00 p.m.
  • Fri, Oct 15 Deadline for Faculty Sabbatical/Study Leave Applications
  • Mon-Tues, Oct 18-19 Fall Break
  • Fri, Oct 15 Spring 2022 Textbook Orders Due
  • Mon, Oct 25 Graduation Application Deadline for May 2022

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November - 2021

  • Thurs-Fri, Nov 4-5 Belmont's Presidential Inauguration
  • Mon, Nov 8 Graduate Priority Registration
  • Mon, Nov 8 Last day to Withdraw for any reason from a course or University with Grade of WP or WF.
  • Tues, Nov 9 Undergraduate Priority Registration for returning students
  • Wed-Fri, Nov 24-26 Thanksgiving Break

 December - 2021

  • Tue, Dec 7 Last Day of Classes
  • Wed, Dec 8 Academic Preparation Day
  • Thurs-Tues, Dec 9-14 Final Exams
  • Fri, Dec 10 Spring Priority Registration closes, 11:00 P.M.
  • Fri, Dec 17 Commencement Ceremony 5:00 P.M.
  • Sat, Dec 18 Residence Halls Close, 12:00 p.m. (noon)
  • Mon, Dec 20 Final Grades Due, 12 Noon
  • Mon, Dec 20 Leave of Absence Applications Due for Spring 2022, 4:00 p.m.

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Spring Semester 2022

January - 2022

  • Mon, Jan 03 Campus Housing Opens for Students
  • Mon, Jan 03 Graduate Student Registration, 7:00 a.m.
  • Mon, Jan 03 Spring Orientation
  • Tues, Jan 04 Online Registration Opens, 7:00 a.m.
  • Tues, Jan 04 Drop/Add Begins
  • Wed, Jan 05 First Day of Classes
  • Tue, Jan 11 Last Day for Registration/Schedule Changes/Drop with Refund, 11:00 p.m.
  • Wed, Jan 12 Withdraw with Grade of “W” Begins
  • Mon, Jan 17 Martin Luther King Day Holiday

February - 2022

  • Tue, Feb 08 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W,” 11:00 p.m.
  • Wed, Feb 09 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF” Begins
  • Fri, Feb 25 Classfinder goes live for fall semester

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March - 2022

  • Wed, Mar 2 Mid-point of Spring Sememster
  • Fri, Mar 4 Mid-Term Grades due
  • Mon-Fri, Mar 14-18 Spring Break
  • Fri, Mar 25 Fall 2021 Textbook Orders Due
  • Mon, Mar 28 Spring Faculty Meeting, 10:00 a.m.
  • Mon, Mar 28 Last day to Withdraw for any reason from Course or University with Grade of "WP" or "WF," 
  • Mon, Mar 28 Graduate Student Priority Registration Opens
  • Tue, Mar 29 Undergraduate Registration Begins

April - 2022

  • Mon, Apr 11 Application for Graduation Deadline for August 2022
  • Thurs - Mon, at 4:00 PM, Apr 14-18 Easter Break
  • Tue, Apr 20 Scholarship & Awards Day 10:00 a.m.
  • Tue, Apr 26 Last Day of Classes
  • Wed - Thurs, Apr 27-28  Academic Preparation Days
  • Fri - Thurs, Apr 29 - May 5 Final Exams

May - 2022

  •  Fri - Thurs, Apr 29 - May 5 Final Exams
  • Fri, May 06 Baccalaureate, CEC, 1:00 p.m.
  • Fri, May 06 University Commencement Reception, 2:00 p.m.
  • Fri,May 06 Commencement Ceremony #1, 5:00 p.m. CEC
  • Sat, May 07 Commencement Ceremony #2 9:30 a.m. CEC
  • Sat, May 07 Commencement Ceremony #3 2:30 p.m. CEC
  • Sat, May 07 Campus Housing Closes, 6:00 p.m.
  • Mon, May 09 Final grades due, Noon.

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Maymester and Summer Sessions I and II 2022
  • Mon, May 09 Maymester Registration Online, 7:00 a.m.
  • Mon, May 09 Maymester First Day of Classes
  • Mon, May 09 Priority Registration Online for Full Summer and Sessions I and II Closes, 11:00 p.m.
  • Tues, May 10 Last Day to Drop Maymester Classes with Refund, 11:00 p.m.
  • Wed, May 11 Withdraw from Maymester Begins, Grade of “W”
  • Mon, May 16 Grade of “W” Maymester Refund Period Ends
  • Tues, May 17 Grade of WP/WF for Maymester Begins
  • Fri, May 20 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of WP/WF for Maymester, 11:00 p.m.
  • Fri, May 27 Last Day of Classes
  • Fri, May 27 Maymester Finals
  • Fri, May 27 Final Grades for Maymester Due, 4:00 p.m.
  • Fri, May 27 Registration for Summer Sessions Begins, 7:00 a.m.
  • Fri, May 27 Graduate Registration (Summer) 7:00 a.m.
  • Mon, May 30 Memorial Day Holiday

June - 2022

  • Mon, June 6 First Day of Classes (SS1 and Full Summer Sessions)
  • Wed, June 8 Last Day for Registration/Schedule Changes/Drop with Refund, SS1, and Full Summer Sessions, 11:00 p.m.
  • Thurs, June 09 Withdraw with grade of “W” (Full Summer Session and SS1)
  • Wed, June 15 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” from SS1, 11:00 p.m.
  • Thurs, June 16 Withdraw with Grade of "WP" or "WF" begins, SS1
  • Mon, June 20 Juneteenth Holiday Observed
  • Tues, June 28 Graduation Application Deadline for December 2022
  • Wed, June 29 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF,” SS1, 11:00 p.m.
  • Wed, June 29 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” from Full Summer Session, 11:00 p.m.
  • Thurs, June 30 Withdraw with WP/WF Full Summer Session Begins

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July - 2022

Mon, July 4 Independence Day Holiday
  • Fri, July 08 Last Day of Classes, SS1
  • Fri, July 08 Final Exams for SS1
  • Fri, July 08 Registration for SS2 Only, Begins 7:00 a.m.
  • Sat, July 09 Summer I Housing Closes, 12:00 p.m. (Noon)
  • Sun, July 10 Summer II Housing Opens, 5:00 p.m.
  • Mon, July 11 First Day of Classes for SS2
  • Mon, July 11 Last Day WP/WF – Full Summer Session
  • Mon, July 11 Final Grades Due for SS1 by 4:00 p.m.
  • Wed, July 13 Last Day to Drop SS2 with Refund, 11:00 p.m.
  • Thurs, July 14 Withdraw with a Grade of “W” for SS2
  • Thurs, July 14 Priority Registration for Fall 2022 Closes, 11:00 p.m.
  • Wed, July 20 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” from SS2, 11:00 p.m.
  • Thurs, July 21 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF” for SS2, Begins
  • Wed, July 27 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF” from SS2, 11:00 p.m.

August - 2022

  • Thurs, Aug 04 Deadline to apply for Fall Semester Leave of Absence, 4:00 p.m.
  • Tues, Aug 09 Last Day of Classes for Full and SS II Sessions
  • Tues, Aug 09 Final Exam for Full and SS II Sessions
  • Fri, Aug 12 Summer Commencement, CEC 5:00 p.m.
  • Sat, Aug 13 Summer Session II Housing Closes, 12:00 p.m. (Noon)
  • Sat, Aug 13 Summer Session II Graduate Checkout by 12:00 p.m. (Noon)
  • Mon, Aug 15 Final Grades Due, 12:00 p.m. (Noon)

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