Important Semester Dates

Important Dates for the Current and Upcoming Semester/Session

Fall 2021

Residence Hall Occupancy for Returning Students

Thurs., Aug. 26, Fri., Aug. 27,  Sun., Aug. 29

Faculty Meeting

Friday, Aug. 27

Residence Hall Occupancy Begins (New Students)

Saturday, Aug. 28

Classes Start

Monday, Aug. 30

All Students Late Registration and Drop/Add Period

Mon., Aug. 30 – Tues, Sept. 7

Withdraw “W” Period

Wed., Sep. 8 – Fri., Nov. 5

Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)

Monday, Sept. 6

Saturday Classes Start

Saturday, Sept. 4

Fall Break

Sun., Oct. 10 – Tues., Oct. 12

Mid Term

Wednesday, Oct. 13

Last Day to Withdraw from a course

Friday, Nov. 5

Thanksgiving Recess

Wed., Nov. 24 – Sun., Nov. 28

Last Day to Withdraw from University

Monday, Nov. 29

Last Day of Regular Classes

Saturday, Dec.11

Final Week Begins

Monday, Dec. 13

Residence Hall Occupancy Ends

Friday, Dec. 17

Final Week Ends

Saturday, Dec. 18

Commencement for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Saturday, Dec. 18

Last Day of Semester

Saturday, Dec. 18

Grades Available on MyKU by 8:00 PM

Tuesday, Dec. 21


A PDF of the current calendar can be found here