Academic Calendar - The University of Tulsa

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar is a list of important dates related to course registration, classes, holidays, refunds, finals and graduation at The University of Tulsa.


2020-2021 ACADEMIC CALENDAR 

FALL 2020

New Student OrientationAugust 18-22
First day of classesAugust 24
Last day to add a classSeptember 1
Labor DaySeptember 7
Last day to withdraw from a class without academic penaltySeptember 11
Last day to sign a pass/fail declaration in the Advising OfficeSeptember 11
Last day to sign up to audit a classSeptember 11
Registration for Spring 2021 opensOctober 26 – November 6
Last day of in-person classesNovember 20
Thanksgiving BreakNovember 23-27
Classes resume onlineNovember 30
Last day of classesDecember 7
Reading DaysDecember 8, 9
No withdrawals permitted after this dateDecember 9
Final ExaminationsDecember 10-11, 14-17
Grades due at noonDecember 22

SPRING 2021

New Student Orientation - GraduateJanuary 14
New Student Orientation - UndergraduateJanuary 16
First day of classesJanuary 19
Last day to add a classJanuary 26
Last day to withdraw from a class without academic penaltyFebruary 5
Last day to sign a pass/fail declaration in the Advising OfficeFebruary 5
Last day to sign up to audit a classFebruary 5
Last day of in-person classesApril 16
Spring BreakApril 19-23
Classes resume onlineApril 26
Last day of classesMay 3
Reading DaysMay 4 - 5
Final ExaminationsMay 6 - 13
Grades due at noonMay 18

Summer 2021

Summer Session beginsMay 17
First two-week sessionMay 17 - 28
Twelve-week sessionMay 24 - August 13
Memorial Day HolidayMay 31
First five-week sessionJune 1 - July 2
Juneteenth Holiday (Observed)June 18
Second two-week sessionJune 21 - July 2
Independence Day HolidayJuly 4
Summer Session BreakJuly 5 - 9
Second five-week sessionJuly 12 - August 13
Third two-week sessionAugust 2 - 13
Summer Session EndsAugust 13

Summer 2021
Important Dates
by Session
May 17 - 28May 24 - August 13June 1 - July 2June 21 - July 2July 12 - August 13August 2 - 13
Last Day to Drop
with 100% Refund
May 17May 24June 1June 21July 12August 2
Last Day to Drop
without Academic Penalty
May 19June 4June 7June 23July 16August 4
Last Day to WithdrawMay 21July 30June 25June 25August 6August 6