Academic Schedule

Refer to this page for dates of campus closings, registration periods, and important deadlines for residency applications and planning for commencement.

Refer to the Refund and Withdraw Schedule for a comprehensive list of refund periods and percentages and last days to drop a course.

EVENTDATETIME
Fall 2020 Classes BeginMonday, August 248:00 A.M.
Fall 2020 Late Registration BeginsMonday, August 248:30 A.M.
Fall 2020 Late Registration EndsFriday, August 284:00 P.M.
Last Day for 100% Refund for Fall 2020 Tuition and FeesFriday, August 284:00 P.M.
Deadline to Submit Intent to Graduate for Fall 2020 CandidatesFriday, August 28
Final Payment Deadline for Fall 2020 Tuition and FeesFriday, August 284:00 P.M.
Labor Day– No Classes and Campuses are closedMonday, September 7
Deadline to Submit Fall 2020 Residency ApplicationMonday, September 144:30 P.M.
Fall BreakMonday and Tuesday, October 12 and 13
Graduation Expo - Westville CampusMonday and Tuesday, October 19 and 2010:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.
Graduation Expo - Hammond CampusWednesday and Thursday, October 21and 2210:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.
Spring 2021 Priority Registration BeginsMonday, October 26
Last day to drop a Fall 2020 classFriday, November 134:30 P.M.
Thanksgiving BreakWednesday - Saturday, November 25 - 28
Fall 2020 Classes EndSaturday, December 12
Fall 2020 Final ExamsMonday - Saturday, December 14 -19
Fall 2020 Final Grades DueTuesday, December 225:00 P.M.

Posted 7-13-2020

This calendar was developed in advance of the 2020-21 school year. Dates are subject to change as approved by the Purdue University Northwest Faculty Senate and Senior Leadership.

EVENTDATETIME
Spring 2021 Classes BeginMonday, January 118:00 A.M.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - No classes and campuses are closedMonday, January 18
Summer 2021 Registration BeginsTuesday, February 2
Founders Day (No classes starting at or after 12:00 P.M. noon)Friday, March 5
Spring Break WeekMonday - Saturday, March 15 - 20
Last Day to Drop Spring 2021 ClassesFriday, April 94:30 P.M.
Spring 2021 Classes EndSaturday, May 1
Spring 2021 Final ExamsMonday - Saturday, May 3 - 8
Spring 2021 Final Grades DueTuesday, May 115:00 P.M. (CST)
Summer 2021 12-week, 1st 6-week, and 1st 4-week Sessions BeginMonday, May 178:00 A.M.
Memorial Day Holiday - No classes and campuses are closedMonday, May 31

Posted 7-13-2020

This calendar was developed in advance of the 2020-21 school year. Dates are subject to change as approved by the Purdue University Northwest Faculty Senate and Senior Leadership.

EVENTDATETIME
1st 4-week Summer 2021 Module EndsFriday, June 11
8-week and 2nd 4-week Summer 2021 Modules BeginMonday, June 148:00 A.M.
1st 6-week Summer 2021 Module EndsFriday, June 25
2nd 6-week Summer 2021 Module BeginsMonday, June 288:00 A.M.
Independence Day Holiday - No classes and campuses are closedMonday, July 5
2nd 4-week Summer 2021 Module EndsFriday, July 9
3rd 4-week Summer 2021 Module BeginsMonday, July 128:00 A.M.
Summer 2021 Session EndsFriday, August 6
Summer 2021 Final Grades DueTuesday, August 105:00 P.M. (CST)

Posted 7-13-2020

This calendar was developed in advance of the 2020-21 school year. Dates are subject to change as approved by the Purdue University Northwest Faculty Senate and Senior Leadership.