Academic Schedule

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

Spring 2021 Registration is in progress.  Contact your academic advisor if you have questions about course selection and staying on track for graduation.

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

Refer to the Final Exam Schedule for the current semester’s final exam dates and times.

EVENTDATETIME
Spring 2021 Classes BeginMonday, January 118:00 A.M.
Deadline to Submit Intent to Graduate for Spring 2021 CandidatesSunday, January 17
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - No classes and campuses are closedMonday, January 18
Deadline to Submit Spring 2021 Residency ApplicationMonday, February 14:30 P.M.
Summer 2021 Registration BeginsTuesday, February 23
Founders Day (No classes starting at or after 12:00 P.M. noon)Friday, March 5
Spring Break WeekMonday - Saturday, March 15 - 20
Fall 2021 Priority Registration BeginsMonday, March 29
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 1-8-2021

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
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
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.
Deadline to Submit Summer 2021 Residency ApplicationFriday, July 24:30 P.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 9-17-2020

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.