August 2020
  26 Wednesday Genesis and Odyssey pre-orientation programs
  27 Thursday Orientation begins; first-year and transfer students arrive
 28-31 Fri-Mon     Team Advising for first-year students and New Student Orientation
 30-31 Sun-Mon      Upperclassmen arrive
  31 Monday Online registration for first-year and transfer students
  31 Monday Opening Convocation
September 2020
  1 Tuesday       Fall semester classes begin;  Add Period begins; Delete Period begins; period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option begins
  7 Monday       Labor Day; classes WILL meet
  8 Tuesday Add Period ends; online registration closes at 9:00 a.m.
  8 Tuesday Limited Add Period begins at 9 a.m.
 14 Monday Limited Add Period ends; Delete Period ends
 15 Tuesday Course Withdrawal Period begins
 28 Monday YOM KIPPUR; classes will NOT meet
 29 Tuesday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
October 2020
 2-4 Fri-Sun Fall Weekend
 12 Monday Prospective Student Open House; classes WILL meet
 12 Monday Period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option ends
 16 Friday  Fall Break begins at 5 p.m.
 21 Wednesday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
November 2020
   5 Thursday All College Symposium; Classes WILL NOT meet
   9 Monday Course Withdrawal Period ends
  9-13 Mon-Fri       Advising for spring semester 2021 pre-registration
 17-20 Tue-Fri Pre-registration (online) for spring semester 2021
  24 Tuesday Thanksgiving Break begins at the end of class day, after evening classes have ended
  30 Monday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
December 2020
   7 Monday Senior Honors Studies due by 4 pm for December completion students
  14 Monday Fall semester classes end
 15-16 Tues-Wed Review days
   17 Thursday Final examinations begin at 9 a.m.
   21 Monday Final examinations end at noon; winter break begins
  TBD   Administrative offices close at the end of the day
January 2021
   TBD   Administrative offices reopen
    4 Monday Fall semester grades due by 8 a.m.
   18 Monday Martin Luther King Day
   21 Thursday Orientation begins for new students
   24 Sunday Housing re-opens
   25 Monday Spring semester classes begin; Add Period begins; Delete Period begins; period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option begins
   29 Friday       Add Period ends; online registration system closes at 5 p.m.
February 2021
   1 Monday Limited Add period begins
  5 Friday Limited Add Period ends; Delete Period ends
  8 Tuesday Course Withdrawal Period begins
March 2021
  5 Friday Period for filing satisfactory/unsatisfactory option ends
  12 Friday Spring break begins at 5 p.m.
  29 Monday Classes resume at 8 a.m.
April 2021
  5 Monday Founders Day; classes WILL meet
  5-9 Monday Advising for fall semester 2021 pre-registration begins
  13-15 Tues-Thurs Pre-registration (online) for fall semester 2021
  14 Wednesday Course Withdrawal Period ends
May 2021
  5 Wednesday Senior Honors Studies due by 4 p.m.
  12 Wednesday Spring semester classes end
  13-14 Thurs-Fri Review days
  15 Saturday Final examinations begin at 9 a.m.
  17 Monday Final examinations for seniors end at 5 p.m.
  18 Tuesday Spring semester grades for graduating seniors due by 5 p.m.
  19 Wednesday Final examinations for non-graduating students end at noon
  23 Sunday One hundred and first (103rd) Commencement
  25 Tuesday Spring semester grades for non-graduating students due by 4 p.m.
June 2021    
 4 -6  Fri-Sun Reunion Weekend