2021 Spring Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Academic Session Dates

  • Session 1: 01/25/2021 through 05/15/2021 (Regular Academic Session)
  • Session 2: 01/25/2021 through 03/13/2021
  • Session 3: 03/15/2021 through 05/15/2021 
  • Session N01: 01/25/2021 through 06/19/2021 — this session is to be used for practicums, internships and field experience when the dates are out of MU's control.

 

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Academic censure appeal deadlines

Last day at noon to submit appeal for dismissed fall 2020 students who wish to enroll in spring 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

01/06/2021 for all sessions

 Last day at noon to submit appeal for dismissed J Session 2020 students who wish to enroll in spring 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

TBA

 

Last day at noon to submit appeal for dismissed spring 2021 students who wish to enroll in summer 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/24/2021 for all sessions

 Last day at noon to submit appeal for dismissed spring 2021 students who wish to enroll in fall 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

06/04/2021 for all sessions

Academic censure decisions released 

For fall 2020 students who appealed dismissal and wish to enroll in spring 2021

 Session 1  Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

01/11/2021 for all sessions

 For J Session 2020 students who appealed dismissal and wish to enroll in spring 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

TBD for all sessions

 For spring 2021 students who appealed dismissal and wish to enroll in summer 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/24/2021 for all sessions

 

For spring 2021 students who appealed dismissal and wish to enroll in fall 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

06/04/2021 for all sessions

Academic Integrity tutorial deadline 

Last day for all new and readmitted students to complete

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

03/01/2021 for all sessions

Add, swap, drop or register deadline

11:59 p.m. last day to make changes to class schedule  

Session 1 Session 2  Session 3  Session N01  

02/02/2021

02/02/2021

03/23/2021

02/02/2021

Advising

For spring 2021 registration

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

10/26/20 through 11/06/2020 for all sessions

 For fall 2021 registration

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

04/06/2021 through 04/16/2021 for all sessions

Audit deadline

Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/02/2021

02/02/2021

03/23/2021

02/02/2021

Baccalaureate

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/22/2021 for all sessions

Census/Freeze date

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/16/2021 for all sessions

Classes begin

 
 Session 1  Session 2  Session 3  Session N01

 01/25/2021

01/25/2021

03/15/2021

01/25/2021

Classes end

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/08/2021

03/13/2021

05/15/2021

06/19/2021

Commencement

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/23/2021 for all sessions

CR/NC grade deadline

Last day to request this grading option

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/02/2021

02/02/2021

03/23/2021

02/02/2021

Credit change deadline

Last day to adjust credits in a variable credit class

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/02/2021

02/02/2021

03/23/2021

02/02/2021

Diplomas available to graduates

J Session, January 29 through April 30 graduates can pick up diplomas at Marquette Central or arrange for shipment via FedEx from the Office of the Registrar

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session J Session N01

4-6 weeks after diploma date for all sessions

 End of spring term 2021 graduates can pick up diplomas at Marquette Central or arrange for shipment via FedEx from the Office of the Registrar

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/26/2021 for all sessions

Enrollment/registration

Spring term 2021 registration by appointment 

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

11/09/2020 for all sessions

 Spring term 2021 registration no appointment required 

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

11/23/2020 for all sessions

 Summer term 2021 registration no appointment required

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/16/2021 for all sessions

 Fall term 2021 registration by appointment (except new freshmen)

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

04/19/2021 for all sessions

 Fall term 2021 registration no appointment required

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/03/2021 

 Fall term 2021 registration for new freshmen based on SPARK attendance

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

TBD

Exams

Midterm exams

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

03/15/2021
 through
03/20/2021

N/A for Sessions 2 to 3 and Session N01

 Final exams

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/10/2021
 through
05/15/2021

Last class date for Sessions 2 to 3 and Session N01

Faculty grading deadlines

Last day to submit midterm grades at noon

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

03/23/2021

N/A for Sessions 2 to 3 and Session N01

 Last day to submit final grades at noon

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/18/2021

03/16/2021

05/18/2021

06/22/2021

Faculty textbook submission deadline

Provide summer 2021 textbook information to Book Marq

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/21/2021 for all sessions

 Provide fall 2021 textbook information to Book Marq

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

03/01/2021 for all sessions

Financial Aid Applications

First date summer financial aid applications are available from the Office of Student Financial Aid

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

03/01/2021 for all sessions

Grade appeal deadline

Last day to appeal a final grade assigned in all fall 2020 sessions

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/12/2021 for all sessions

Graduation application deadline

Last day to apply to graduate in spring 2021

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/03/2021 for all sessions

 Last day to apply to graduate in summer or fall 2021 if participating in Spring 2021 Commencement

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/03/2021 for all sessions

Incomplete coursework/exam deadline

Last day to submit completed coursework/exams to faculty for final incomplete grades assigned in all fall 2020 sessions

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/12/2021 for all sessions

 Last day to submit completed coursework/exams to faculty for final incomplete grades assigned in all spring 2021 sessions

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

10/08/2021 for all sessions

Incomplete grade deadline

Last day to submit fall 2020 incomplete grade changes to the Office of the Registrar

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/24/2021 for all sessions

 Last day to submit spring 2021 incomplete grade changes to the Office of the Registrar

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

10/22/2021 for all sessions

Independent Study deadline

Last day to submit request to the college office

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

01/28/2021 for all sessions

Official transcript deadline - graduation

External transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for transfer credits to affect J Session and January 29 through April 30 graduation

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session J Session N01

One week prior to diploma date for all sessions

 External transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for transfer credits to affect end of spring term 2021 graduation

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/14/2021 for all sessions

Official transcript deadline - registration appointments

Last day external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for transfer credits to affect fall registration appointments

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/03/2021 for all sessions

Readmission deadline

Last day for former students to apply 

Session 1  Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

01/19/2021

01/19/2021

03/08/2021 

01/19/2021

Spring/Easter Break

Classes excused for Session 1 and 3:

Session 1  Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

03/27/2021
through
04/05/2021

N/A

03/27/2021
through
04/05/2021

N/A

Transcripts available

Final spring term 2021 degree information included

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

06/18/2021 for all sessions

Trustees' List deadlines

Colleges and Schools to submit Trustees' List to the Office of the Registrar for J Session and January 29 through April 30 graduates

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session J Session N01

At noon the last business day of the month for all sessions.
Diploma date is last business day of the month.

Colleges and Schools to submit Trustees' List to the Office of the Registrar for end of spring term 2021 graduates

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

At noon on 05/21/2021 for all sessions

Undergraduate Senior Week

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

05/17/2021 through 05/21/2021 for all sessions

Waitlist deadline

At 11:59 p.m.

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

01/28/2021

01/28/2021

03/18/2021

1/28/2021

Withdrawal from classes begins

W grade assigned

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

02/03/2021

02/03/2021

03/24/2021

02/03/2021

Withdrawal deadline

Last day to withdraw from classes or the university with a grade of W

Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session N01

04/23/2021

03/03/2021

04/30/2021

05/07/2021

University closed

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day: 01/18/2021

To see Fall and Summer terms, select the corresponding link:

University Holiday Schedule: Offices closed

Faculty: The dates of the 2020-2021 academic year for new and returning faculty are August 17, 2020 through May 23, 2021.