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2021-22 Academic Calendar: Undergraduate Programs

Includes residence hall opening and closing information.

Please note all calendars are subject to change.

Fall Full-Term 2021
Non-Matriculated Student Registration Aug. 2
International Student Arrival Aug. 30-31
International Student Pre-Orientation Sept. 1-4  
Residence halls open for NEW students Sept. 4
Residence halls open for RETURNING students Sept. 6
Advising/Registration Day Sept. 7
Day and evening classes begin Sept. 8
Last day to drop/add without professor and advisor signatures Sept. 14
Last day to add a semester course Sept. 21
Last day to register for audit Sept. 21
Last day to drop without a "W" grade Sept. 21
Community Building Day (no classes until 12:50 p.m.) Sept. 22
Last day to request P/NC Oct. 5
Incomplete grades from previous terms due Oct. 19
Midterm grades due Oct. 29
Faculty Development Day (no classes) Oct. 29
Fall Break (no classes Oct. 29, classes resume 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1) Oct. 29-Nov. 1
Faculty advising begins Nov. 2
Pre-Registration for Jan Term, Spring and Summer Terms 2022 Nov. 8-19
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a "WF" Nov. 9
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes Nov. 24-26, campus offices closed Nov. 25-26) Nov. 24-26
Last day for course withdrawal Dec. 13
Final Exams Week Dec. 14-17
Residence halls close for Christmas Break Dec. 18
Final grades due at noon Dec. 24
Fall First Half-Term 2021
Classes begin Sept. 8
Last day to drop without a "W" Sept. 15 
Last day to register for audit Sept. 15
Last day to request P/NC Sept. 21
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF" Oct. 5
Last day of 1st half-term courses Oct. 22
Final grades due at noon Oct. 29
Fall Second Half-Term 2021
Classes begin Oct. 25
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" Nov. 1
Last day to register for audit Nov. 1
Last day to request P/NC Nov. 5
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF" Nov. 19
Last day for 2nd half-term courses Dec. 17
Final grades due at noon Dec. 24
Jan Term 2022
Residence halls open Jan. 2
Jan Term begins Jan. 3
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Jan. 5
Last day to add a Jan Term course Jan. 6
Last day to register for audit Jan. 6
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" grade Jan. 6
Last day to request P/NC Jan. 6
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (no classes; campus offices closed) Jan. 17
Last day to drop a class without receiving a "WF" Jan. 18
Last day to drop a Jan Term class Jan. 21
Last day of the term Jan. 24
Residence halls close to students not taking Spring Term at Whitworth Jan. 25
Final grades due at noon Feb. 4
Spring Full-Term 2022
Residence halls open for NEW students Jan. 31
Advising/Registration Day Feb. 2
Wednesday evening classes begin Feb. 2
Day classes begin Feb. 3
Last day to drop/add without professor & advisor signatures Feb. 9
Last day to add a semester course Feb. 16
Last day to register for an audit Feb. 16
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" grade Feb. 16
Last day to request P/NC March 2
Faculty Development Day (no classes) March 4
Incomplete grades from previous terms due March 16
Faculty advising begins March 21
Midterm grades due March 25
Residence halls close for Spring Break March 26
Spring Break March 28-April 1
Residence halls open April 3
Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall Terms 2022 April 4-14
Last day to drop a semester class without receiving a "WF" April 13
Good Friday (no classes; campus offices closed) April 15
Easter Holiday (some graduate & evening classes may meet; campus offices closed) April 18
ROTC Commissioning, Gonzaga Campus TBA
Last day for course withdrawal May 16
Final Exams Week May 17-20
Graduate Commencement May 21
Residence halls close for students not graduating May 21
Baccalaureate & Undergraduate Commencement May 22
Residence halls close for graduating students May 23
Final grades due at noon May 27
Spring First Half-Term 2022
Classes begin Feb. 3
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" Feb. 10
Last day to register for audit Feb. 10
Last day to request P/NC Feb. 16
Last day to drop class without receiving a "WF" March 2
Last day of 1st half-term courses March 18
Final grades due at noon March 25
Spring Second Half-Term 2022
Classes begin March 21
Spring Break March 28-April 1
Last day to drop without receiving a "W" April 4
Last day to register for audit April 4
Last day to request P/NC April 8
Good Friday (no classes; campus offices closed) April 15
Easter Holiday (some graduate & evening classes may meet; campus offices closed) April 18
Last day to drop without receiving a "WF" April 22
Last day of 2nd half-term courses May 20
Final grades due at noon May 27