Keep track of important academic dates and deadlines. Please note that all dates are subject to change at the university's discretion.

Fall 2021
Aug 30 First day of classes - Fall 21
Aug 31 Official Summer Graduation Date
Sep 4 - Sep 6 Labor Day break - no classes
Sep 13 Last day to add a course
Sep 27 Last day to add an independent study/internship
Sep 27 Last day to change course grading option
Sep 27 Last day to drop a course
Sep 27 Last day to process a section change
Oct 11 Mini Fall Break - no classes
Oct 25 Open planning begins for Spring 22
Nov 1 Last day to withdraw
Nov 2 Election Day - no classes
Nov 10 First day of graduate registration for Spring 22
Nov 12 First day of undergraduate registration for Spring 22
Nov 24 - Nov 28 Thanksgiving break - no classes
Dec 14 Makeup/Study Day
Dec 15 - Dec 21 Final Exams
Spring 2022
Jan 4 First day of classes - Intersession
Jan 17 Martin Luther King Jr Birthday - no classes
Jan 24 Last day of classes - Intersession
Jan 25 First day of classes - Spring
Feb 7 Last day to add a course
Feb 22 Last day to drop a course, change a course section, change a course grading method, or add an independent study or internship
Mar 7 Open planning begins for Summer and Fall 22
Mar 14 - Mar 20 Spring Break - no classes
Mar 21 Registration begins for Summer 22
Mar 29 Last day to withdraw
Mar 30 Graduate registration begins for Fall 22
Mar 31 Last day to apply for graduation in order to have name appear in commencement program
Apr 1 Undergraduate registration begins for Fall 22
Apr 26 Scholarship and Creative Works Conference - no classes
May 11 Make-Up/Study Day
May 12 Make-Up/Study Day
May 13 - May 19 Final exam period
May 19 Last day of finals - Spring 22
May 22 Doctoral Hooding
May 23 Commencement Ceremony - Spring 22
Summer 2022
May 26 Conversion Day - Monday classes meet on Thursday 5/26
May 26 First day of classes - Summer 2022
May 30 Memorial Day - no classes
May 31 Official May graduation date
Jun 17 Juneteenth (observed) - no classes
Jul 1 Last day of classes - Summer 1
Jul 2 - Jul 5 Independence Day break - no classes
Jul 6 First day of classes - Summer 2
Aug 9 Last day of classes - Summer 2022

Those who need to be absent for religious observances, please read the Exam/Assignment Absence Policy.

Full or partial financial liability may be incurred for any drops once the semester has begun. Consult the university refund policies and procedures before dropping classes.

This calendar does not apply to Adelphi International (AUI) General English Language, Special Sessions courses or Online Programs for Sport Management, Nutrition, Health Informatics, Social Sciences, and other Online programs in the College of Professional and Continuing Studies. For those programs, please see the following calendars:

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