2021-2022 Catalog

Academic Calendar

The final exam schedule is updated on a semester-by-semester basis and can be reviewed here.

Fall 2021

Event Day Date
New Student Move-in Monday Aug. 23
Sophomore Class Move-in Thursday Aug. 26
Orientation for New Students Entering Fall 2021 Thu-Sun Aug. 26-29
Transfer and Exchange Student Registration Friday Aug. 27
Junior and Senior Class Move-in Saturday Aug. 28
New First Year Student Registration  Saturday  Aug. 28
First Day of Classes
Monday Aug. 30
Clearance Mon-Wed

Aug. 30-Sept. 1

Final Day to Withdraw for a 90% Tuition Refund Friday Sept. 3
Labor Day -- No Classes Monday  Sept. 6

Last Day to Add 4-unit Classes and Independent Studies

Friday Sept. 10
Applied Music Add Deadline Friday Sept. 10
Final Day to Withdraw for a 80% Tuition Refund Monday
Sept. 13
Applied Music Drop Deadline
Friday Sept. 17
Final Day to Withdraw for a 70% Tuition Refund
Monday Sept. 20
CR/NC Forms Due Friday Sept. 24
Census Date
Monday Sept. 27
Final Day to Withdraw for a 60% Tuition Refund Monday
Sept. 27
Final Day to Change to Part-Time Status with a Tuition Adjustment Monday Oct. 4
Final Day to Withdraw for a 50% Tuition Refund Monday Oct. 4
Last Day to Drop Classes without a "W" Friday
Oct. 8
Fall Break -- No Classes Mon-Tues Oct. 11-12
Late Drop Period Begins Monday Oct. 11
Mid-Semester Progress Report Submission Period Mon-Sun Oct.11-24
Last Day to Submit Internship Paperwork to HCC Wednesday Oct. 13

Mid-Semester

  • Last Day to Add One and Two Unit Classes
  • Last Dat to Audit a Class
Friday Oct. 15
Advising Week
Mon-Fri Oct. 25-29
Registration Week for Spring 2022
Mon-Fri Nov. 1-5
Thanksgiving Break -- No Classes Wed-Fri Nov. 24- 26

Last Day of Classes

  • Last Day to Late Drop from Classes
  • Petitions for Incomplete Due
  • S/U Forms Due

Friday

Dec. 3

Reading Days Sat-Mon
Dec. 4-6
Final Exams Tues-Fri Dec. 7-10
Reading Days
Sat-Sun Dec. 11-12

Final Exams Resume

Mon-Tues Dec. 13-14
End of Semester Tuesday Dec. 14
Student Move-Out 24 Hours after Last Final
Exam or by Hall Closing
(whichever comes first)
Residence Halls Close 10 am Wednesday Dec. 15
Grades Due by 12 pm Monday Dec. 20

Spring 2022

Last Updated on January 25, 2022

The spring 2022 semester calendar was adjusted in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

 

Event Day Date
Orientation for New Students Entering Spring 2022 Friday  Jan. 14

Returning Students Move-in

Saturday
Jan. 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday -- No Classes Monday Jan. 17
First Day of Classes (First Week Held Remotely) Monday
Jan. 24
Clearance Mon-Fri Jan. 24-28
Final Day to Withdraw for a 90% Tuition Refund Friday  Jan. 28
Last Day to Add 4-unit Classes and Independent Studies Friday Feb. 4
Applied Music Add Deadline Friday Feb. 4
Final Day to Withdraw for a 80% Tuition Refund Friday  Feb. 4
Applied Music Drop Deadline Friday Feb. 11
Final Day to Withdraw for a 70% Tuition Refund Friday  Feb. 11
CR/NC Forms Due Friday Feb. 18
Final Day to Withdraw for a 60% Tuition Refund
Friday Feb. 18
Presidents' Day Holiday -- No Classes
Monday
Feb. 21
Census Date  Tuesday
Feb. 22
Final Day to Change to Part-Time Status with Tuition Adjustment Monday  Feb. 28
Final Day to Withdraw for a 50% Tuition Refund Monday  Feb. 28
Last Day to Drop Classes without a "W" Friday Mar. 4
Late Drop Period Begins Monday Mar. 7
Mid-Semester Progress Reports Submission Period Mon-Sun Mar. 7 - 27
Spring Break -- No Classes
Mon-Fri
Mar. 7-11
Mid-Semester Wednesday Mar. 16
Last Day to Submit Internship Paperwork to HCC
Wednesday
Mar. 16
Last Day to Add One and Two Unit classes Friday Mar. 18
Last Day to Audit a Class
Friday Mar. 18
Advising Week Mon-Fri Mar. 28 - Apr. 1
Registration Week for Fall 2022 Mon-Fri Apr. 4 - Apr. 8
Founder's Day - Classes meet Tuesday Apr. 19
Senior Comps Grades Due to Registrar Monday Apr. 25
Last Day of Classes
  • College Honors Due to Registrar
  • Deadline to Petition to Participate in Commencement if Not Eligible by Policy
  • Last Day to Late Drop from Classes
  • Petitions for New Incompletes Due
  • S/U Forms Due (One Non-FYS May be Graded S/U each semester this year)
Friday

Apr. 29
Reading Days Sat-Sun Apr. 30 - May 1
Final Exams Mon-Fri May 2-6
End of Semester Friday May 6
Student Move-Out 24 Hours after Last Final Exam or by Hall Closing (whichever comes first)
Residence Halls Close for Non-Graduating Seniors at 10 am Saturday May 7
Senior Grades Due at 12 pm Tuesday May 10
Commencement Sunday May 15
Non-Senior Grades Due at 12 pm Monday  May 16
Residence Halls Close for Graduating Seniors at 10 am Monday May 16