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2020-21 Academic Calendar: Undergraduate Programs

Includes residence-hall opening and closing information.

Please note all calendars are subject to change.

Fall Full-Term 2020
Non-Matriculated Student Registration Aug. 3
Residence halls open for NEW students Sept. 4
Residence halls open for RETURNING students Sept. 7
Advising/Registration Day Sept. 8
Day and evening classes begin Sept. 9
Last day to drop/add without professor and advisor signatures Sept. 15
Last day to add a semester course Sept. 22
Last day to register for audit Sept. 22
Last day to drop without a "W" grade Sept. 22
Community Building Day (no classes until 12:50 p.m.) Sept. 23
Incomplete grades from previous terms due Oct. 20
Midterm grades due Oct. 30
Last day to request P/NC Nov. 3
Faculty advising begins Nov. 3
**Date for grad app pending summer decision TBA
Pre-Registration for Jan Term, Spring and Summer Terms 2021 Nov. 9-20
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a "WF" Nov. 10
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes Nov. 25-27; campus offices closed Nov. 26-27) Nov. 25-27
Last day for course withdrawal Dec. 14
Final Exams Week Dec. 15-18
Residence halls close for Christmas Break Dec. 19
Final grades due at noon Dec. 23
Fall First Half-Term 2020
Classes begin Sept. 9
Last day to drop without a "W" Sept. 16
Last day to register for audit Sept. 16
Last day to request P/NC Sept. 22
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF" Oct. 5
Last day of 1st half-term courses Oct. 23
Final grades due at noon Oct. 30
Fall Second Half-Term 2020
Classes begin Oct. 26
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" Nov. 2
Last day to register for audit Nov. 2
Last day to request P/NC Nov. 6
Last day for 2nd half-term courses Dec. 18
Final grades due at noon Dec. 23
Jan Term 2021
Residence halls open Jan. 3
Jan Term begins Jan. 4
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Jan. 6
Last day to add a Jan Term course Jan. 7
Last day to register for audit Jan. 7
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" grade Jan. 7
Last day to request P/NC Jan. 7
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes; campus offices closed) Jan. 18
Last day to drop a class without receiving a "WF" Jan. 19
Last day to drop a Jan Term class Jan. 22
Last day of the term Jan. 25
Residence halls close to students not taking Spring Term at Whitworth Jan. 26
Final grades due at noon Feb. 5
Spring Full-Term 2021
Residence halls open for NEW students Feb. 8
Advising/Registration Day Feb. 10
Wednesday evening classes begin Feb. 10
Day classes begin Feb. 11
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Feb. 17
Last day to add a semester course Feb. 24
Last day to register for an audit Feb. 24
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" grade Feb. 24
Faculty Development Day (no classes) Feb. 26
Last day to request P/NC March 10
Incomplete grades from previous terms due March 17
Faculty advising begins March 22
Midterm grades due April 7
Good Friday (no classes; campus offices closed) April 2
Pre-Registration for Fall Term 2021   April 6-April 16
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a "WF"  April 14
Last day for course withdrawal May 17
Final Exams Week May 18-21
Graduate Commencement May 22
Residence halls close for students not graduating May 22
Baccalaureate & Undergraduate Commencement May 23
Residence halls close for graduating students May 24
Final grades due at noon May 27
Spring First Half-Term 2021
Classes begin Feb. 11
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" Feb. 17
Last day to register for audit Feb. 17
Last day to request P/NC Feb. 24
Last day to drop class without receiving a "WF" March 10
Last day of 1st half-term courses March 31
Final grades due at noon April 7
Spring Second Half-Term 2021
Classes begin April 5
Good Friday (no classes; campus offices closed)  April 2
Last day to drop without receiving a "W"  April 12
Last day to register for audit  April 12
Last day to request P/NC  April 12
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF"  May 7
Last day of 2nd half-term courses May 21
Final grades due at noon  May 27