2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

*The revised 2020 calendar is forthcoming

(Please send any corrections to Kristin Scialabba.)

Fall Semester 2020

August

26 Wed. Final Registration/Fee Payment Without Penalty
27 Thurs. Late Charges Begin
Aug. 29-Sep. 1 Sat.-Tues. Olé Weekend (New Student Orientation)

September

Aug. 29 -Sep. 1 Sat.-Tues. Olé Weekend (New Student Orientation)
1 Tues. Competency Exam: Language
2 Wed. Classes Begin
7 Mon. Labor Day Holiday (No Classes, Offices Closed)
10 Thurs. Mass of the Holy Spirit
14 Mon. Deadline 100 Percent Tuition Refund
14 Mon. Last Day to Enroll in Classes and to Drop a Class Without a 'W'
21 Mon. Deadline 90 Percent Tuition Refund
28 Mon. Deadline 80 Percent Tuition Refund

October

1 Thurs. 2021/2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available
5 Mon. Deadline 70 Percent Tuition Refund
12 Mon. Financial Aid applications for Intersession 2021 Available
12 Mon. Deadline 60 Percent Tuition Refund
12-29 Mon.-Thurs. Online Class Reservation for Intersession 2021
19 Mon. Competency Exams fee deadline
19 Mon. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
21 Wed. Mid-Term Grades Due

November

1 Sun. Priority deadline for Intersession 2021 Financial Aid Applications
2 Mon. Deadline to petition for May or August 2021 graduation
2 Mon. Class reservation begins for Spring 2021
2 Mon. Walk-In Registration Begins for Intersession 2021 at the One Stop Student Center
11 Wed. Last Day to withdraw from classes with a "W"
11 Wed. Deadline for removal of Incomplete from prior semester/Summer Sessions
25-27 Wed.-Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes; Offices Closed Thursday and Friday)

December

1 Tues. Intersession 2020 Tuition/Fee due
11 Fri. Last day of classes
11 Fri. Friday Dec. 11 will follow a Monday class schedule
12-13 Sat.-Sun. Study Days
14-18 Mon.-Fri. Final Examinations

Intersession 2021 (optional)

January

4 Mon. First day of Intersession classes
18 Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (no classes, offices closed)
22 Fri. Last day of Intersession classes

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Intersession visit www.sandiego.edu/sio

Spring Semester 2021

January

4 Mon. Fall 2020 Final Grades Due
14 Thurs. Final registration and final fee payment deadline without penalty
15 Fri. Late Charges Begin
18 Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (No Classes, Offices Closed)
21-22 Thurs.-Fri. New Student Spring Orientation
22 Fri. Competency Exam: Language
25 Mon. Classes Begin
TBD TBD All-Faith Service

February

3 Wed. Last Day to Enroll in Classes and to Drop a Class without a 'W'
3 Wed. Deadline 100 Percent Tuition Refund
10 Wed. Deadline 90 Percent Tuition Refund
17 Wed. Deadline 80 Percent Tuition Refund
24 Wed. Deadline 70 Percent Tuition Refund

March

2 Fri. Priority deadline for Undergraduate Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 financial aid (FAFSA) application
3 Wed. Deadline 60 Percent Tuition Refund
10 Wed. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
15 Mon Financial Aid Applications for Summer 2021 Available
15-31 Mon.-Wed. Online class reservation for Summer Sessions 2021
17 Wed. Mid-term grades due
22 Mon. Competency Exam fee deadline
Mar. 29-April 5 Mon.-Mon. Spring Break/Easter Break (No Classes)

April

Mar. 29-April 5 Mon-Mon Spring Break/Easter Break (No Classes)
1 Thurs. Priority deadline for Graduate Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 financial aid (FAFSA) applications
1 Thurs. Priority deadline for Summer 2021 financial aid applications
7 Wed. Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2021 at the One Stop Student Center
7 Wed. Class Reservation Begins for Fall 2022
Competency Exam: Lower-Division and Upper-Division English
Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option
9 Fri. Last day to withdraw from classes with “W”
9 Fri. Deadline for Removal of Incompletes from Prior Semester and Intersession

May

1 Sat. Summer Intersession 2020 Tuition/Fee due
5 Tues. Honors Convocation
10 Mon. Last Day of Classes
11-12 Tues-Wed. Study Day
13-19 Thurs.- Wed. Final Examinations
NROTC Commissioning Ceremony
22-23 Sat-Sun Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies
26 Wed. Spring 2021 Final Grades Due

Summer 2021 (optional)

June, July, August

June 1 Tues. First day of Summer Sessions
July 5 Mon. Independence Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
Aug 20 Fri. Last day of Summer Sessions

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Summer Sessions visit www.sandiego.edu/sio