Important Dates for Faculty and Staff

2020-21

 Calendars are subject to change. Dates and events are added or changed as information becomes available.

DateTermEvent

August 2020

15 SUM I and II 2021

Course fee request deadline.

24 Spring 2021

Final review available to departments. Edits are made on the working report, Banner access is not available for this round.

26 Fall Fall tuition and fees are due.
28 Fall

Fall Welcome begins.

28 Spring 2021

Final review edits are due. Please make edits (in red) on the working report. Submit the forms or use the one-click option if there are no changes.

28 SUM I and II 2021

Course offerings rolled in Banner.

September 2020
1 Fall Fall Welcome ends.
2 Fall Fall classes begin at 8 a.m.
2 SUM I and II 2021 Schedule available for departments to review and edit in Banner. Additional changes to spring 2021 are allowed.
7 Fall Labor Day Recess. University is closed.
8 Spring 2021 Spring textbook order deadline.
9 Fall Last day to receive 100% tuition refund for fall 2020.
10 Fall

Registration closes.

Departmental clean-up day. This day is provided after the official drop and add period for departments who wish to allow students to make changes to their schedules such as late add(s) or section changes. All entries are to be completed by using Banner.

Census.

11 Fall $100 late add fee applies to students who late add a class. Begin recording withdrawals with a final grade of “W” on the transcript.
14 Fall Last day to receive a 90% refund for a complete withdrawal.
16 Fall Last day to receive a 50% refund for a partial withdrawal.
28 Fall Last day to receive a 50% refund for a complete withdrawal.
28 Spring, SUM I and II 2021 Edits for spring, SUM I and SUM II are due in Banner. All special requests are due at this time.
29 Spring, SUM I and II 2021 Bulk room scheduling process begins.
30 Fall 2021 Course fee request deadline.
 October 2020
1   Last day to apply for spring graduation (April 2021).
12 Spring 2021 Spring course offerings are made available at 8 a.m. to view online using GoWMU and Course Lookup.
19 Fall Midterm grades are due.
26 Fall

Last day to receive a 25% refund for a complete withdrawal.

26 Spring 2021 Spring registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
November 2020
2 Fall Last day to withdraw from fall classes.
20 Fall In-person instruction for most classes ends (the last weeks of classes and exams will be conducted remotely).
23 - 27 Fall Thanksgiving break.
December 2020
14 - 17 Fall

Final exams. All exams take place Monday through Thursday.

19 Fall Fall semester ends.
22 Fall Final grades are due no later than noon.
January 2021
4 Spring Spring tuition and fees are due.
11 Spring Spring classes begin at 8 a.m.
15 Spring Last day to receive a 100% tuition refund for spring 2021.
18 Spring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day recess, convocation and activities. University is closed.
19 Spring

Registration closes.

Departmental clean-up day. This day is provided after the official drop and add period for departments who wish to allow students to make changes to their schedules such as late add(s) or section changes. All entries are to be completed by using Banner.

Census.

20 Spring $100 late add fee applies to students who late add a class. Begin recording withdrawals with a final grade of “W” on the transcript.
21 Spring Last day to receive a 90% refund for a complete withdrawal.
25 Spring Last day to receive a 50% refund for a partial withdrawal.
25 SUM I and II 2021

SUM I and II 2021 course offerings are made available at 8 a.m. to view online using GoWMU and Course Lookup.

February 2021
1   Last day to apply for summer and fall graduation (June, August and December 2021).
8 Spring Last day to receive a 50% refund for a complete withdrawal.
8 SUM I and II 2021

Summer registration opens at 7:30 a.m.

March 2021
5 Spring

Spirit Day – no classes. University is open during normal business hours.

8 Spring

Spring recess – no classes through March 12. University is open during normal business hours.

Last day to receive a 25% refund for a complete withdrawal.

Midterm grades are due.

22  Spring Last day to withdraw from spring classes.
April 2021   
15 Spring 2022 Course fee request deadline.
26 - 29 Spring Final exams. All exams take place Monday through Thursday.
May 2021
1 Spring Spring semester ends.
3 SUM I SUM I tuition and fees are due.
4 Spring Final grades are due no later than noon.
10 SUM I SUM I classes begin at 8 a.m.
14 SUM I Last day to receive a 100% tuition refund for SUM I 2021.
17 SUM I

Registration closes.

Departmental clean-up day. This day is provided after the official drop and add period for departments who wish to allow students to make changes to their schedules such as late add(s) or section changes. All entries are to be completed by using Banner.

Census.

18  SUM I  $100 late add fee applies to students who late add a class. Begin recording withdrawals with a final grade of “W” on the transcript.
24 SUM I Last day to receive a 50% refund for a complete withdrawal.
31 SUM I Memorial Day recess. University is closed.
June 2021
4 SUM I

Last day to receive a 25% refund for a complete withdrawal.

7 SUM I Last day to withdraw from SUM I classes.
24 SUM II SUM II tuition and fees are due.
30 SUM I SUM I session ends.
July 2021
1 SUM II SUM II classes begin at 8 a.m.
4 - 5 SUM II Independence Day recess. University is closed.
6 SUM I Final grades are due no later than noon.
8 SUM II Last day to receive a 100% tuition refund for SUM II 2020.
9 SUM II

Registration closes.

Departmental clean-up day. This day is provided after the official drop and add period for departments who wish to allow students to make changes to their schedules such as late add(s) or section changes. All entries are to be completed by using Banner.

Census.

10 SUM II $100 late add fee applies to students who late add a class. Begin recording withdrawals with a final grade of “W” on the transcript.
13 SUM II Last day to receive a 50% refund for a complete withdrawal.
26 SUM II

Last day to withdraw from classes.

Last day to receive a 25% refund for a complete withdrawal.

August 2021
15 SUM I and II 2022 Course fee request deadline.
20 SUM II SUM II session ends.
24 SUM II

Final grades are due no later than noon. There is no commencement ceremony held in August.

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