Academic Calendar FALL 2020
(September 17 – December 15, 2020)

Semester Breakdown:

  • 11 consecutive weeks of classes
  • 1 week of Final exams
  • Make up day

September

Thursday 17 Arrival
Fri - Sun 18-20 Arrivals Week activities
Moday 21 Classes begin. Add/Drop session starts.
Friday 25 End of Add period and last day to drop classes without a 'W' recorded.

October

Friday 2 Enrollment snapshot. Spring Term 2021 registration for degree students starts.
Thursday 15  
Monday 19 Spring 2021 registration for degree students starts.
Thursday 29 Spring 2021 registration for degree students ends.

November

Sunday 1 All Saints’ Day. University closed, Italian National Holiday.
Monday 2 Spring 2021 registration for study abroad students starts. Graduation request forms to be handed in for May 2021 graduation.
Monday 9 Deadline for Submission of Master’s Thesis.
Thursday 12 Last Day for Feedback from Faculty.
Tuesday 17 Last day to drop a class with a ”W” recorded.
Thursday 26 Thanksgiving. No classes held.

December

Monday 7 Last day of classes. Thursday schedule (make up for 26 November)
Tuesday 8 Immaculate Conception. University closed, Italian Holiday.
Wednesday 9 Final exams begin.
Thu - Fri 10-11 Final exams. Master’s thesis defenses.
Monday 14 Last day of final exams
Tuesday 15 Housing check out.
Friday 18 Last day for Faculty to submit grades to the Registrar.

Academic Calendar SPRING 2021
(January 25 – May 10, 2021)

Semester Breakdown:

  • 7 consecutive weeks of classes
  • 1 week Spring break
  • 6 consecutive weeks of classes
  • 1 week of Final exams

January

Mon-Sat 18-23 Arrivals Week Activities.
Monday 25 Classes begin. Add/Drop session starts.
Friday 29 End of ADD period and last day to DROP without a "W" recorded.

February

Friday 5 Enrollment Snapshot.

March

Mon-Friday 15-19 Spring Break.
Monday 22 Classes resume
Tuesday 23 Summer & Fall 2021 registration starts for AUR degree students
Tuesday 30 Deadline for Faculty to give academic feedback

April

Thursday 1 Summer & Fall 2021 registration ends for AUR degree students
Monday 5 Easter Monday. University closed.
Tuesday 6 Summer 2021 registration starts for Study Abroad students. Master’s Thesis submission (for deferred thesis).
Thursday 8 Last day to drop with a ”W” recorded
Monday 12 Fall 2021 registration starts for Study Abroad students. Graduation request for Dec 2021 to be handed to the Registrar.
Saturday 25 Italian Liberation Day. University closed.

May

Saturday 1 Italian Labor Day. Italian National Holiday. University closed.
Monday 3 Classes held, Monday schedule
Tuesday 4 Study Day. Master’s Thesis defense (for deferred thesis)
Wednesday 5 Final exams start
Thursday 6 Final exams
Friday 7 Final exams
Monday 10 Last day of Final exams
Tuesday 11 Housing check out
Wednesday 12 Last day for faculty to submit grades to the Registrar
Friday 21 Commencement

Academic Calendar Summer I 2020
(May 27 - June 24, 2021)

May

Mon-Tue 24-25 Arrival days
Wednesday 26 Mandatory orientation activities.
Thursday 27 Classes begin. Add/drop without a "W" recorded
Friday 28 Classes held. Add/drop (only Until 12 PM) without a "W" recorded
Monday 31 Classes held.

June

Tuesday 1 Classes held.
Wednesday 2 Republic day. Italian national holiday. University closed.
Thursday 3 Classes held.
Mon-Thu 7-10 Classes held
Monday 14 Classes held. Deadline for faculty to give academic feedback.
Tuesday 15 Classes held.
Wednesday 16 Classes held. Last day to drop a class with a "W" recorded.
Thursday 17 Classes held.
Mon-Tue 21-22 Classes held.
Wednesday 23 Last day of classes.
Thursday 24 Final Exams
Thursday 30 Housing check out.

Academic Calendar Summer II 2021
(July 2 - July 29, 2021)

June

Tuesday 29 Official holiday. University closed.
Wednesday 30 Arrivals
Thursday 28 Classes begin. Add/drop without a "W" recorded
Friday 29 Classes held. Add/drop (only Until 12 PM) without a "W" recorded

July

Thursday 1 Mandatory orientation day.
Friday 2 Classes begin. Add/drop without a "W" recorded
Monday 5 Classes held. Add/drop (only Until 12 PM) without a "W" recorded
Tue-Thu 6-8 Classes held
Mon-Thu 12-15 Classes held.
Monday 19 Classes held. Deadline for Faculty to give academic feedback.
Tuesday 20 Classes held.
Wednesday 21 Classes held. Last day to drop a course with a 'W' recorded.
Thursday 22 Classes held.
Mon-Tue 26-27 Classes held.
Wednesday 28 Last day of classes.
Thursday 29 Final Exams
Friday 30 Housing check out.