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    Apr 13, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog

Academic Calendar



Fall Semester 2021
 

Registration Period

 

Monday–Sunday April 5- August 15
       
Convocation
(Campus offices closed)
  Wednesday August 11
       
Last Day to Apply for Fall 2021 Admission   Friday August 13
       
Late Registration Period   Monday–Sunday August 16-22

(Fee waivers must be turned in by

Friday, August 27)

   
       
Last Day to change major for Fall 2021   Friday August 20
       
Regular Classes Begin   Monday August 23
       
Labor Day Holiday (College Closed)   Saturday–Monday September 4-6
       
Weekend Classes Begin   Saturday August 28
     
Census Date   Sunday September 5
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)  
       
Fall Break (No Classes)   Monday–Tuesday October 11-12
       
Summer 2021 “I” Grades (Incompletes) Change to “F”    Friday October 29
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday October 29
       
Last Day to earn FA for Attendance   Friday October 29
       
Deadline to File Spring 2021 Graduation Intent   Friday October 29
       
Thanksgiving Holiday                                                                        Wednesday–Sunday            November 24-28        
(Wednesday: No Classes; Thursday–Sunday: College Closed)    
       
No Full-term Classes   Friday December 3
       
Last Day of Classes   Saturday December 4
       
Final Exam Period   Monday–Friday December 6-10
       
TN eCampus Grades Due   Friday (noon) December 10
       
Weekend Classes Finals   Saturday December 11
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm)                 December 13

Fall Semester 2021
First Term (Seven Weeks)
 

Registration Period   Monday–Sunday April 5- August 15                 
       
Late Registration Period                                                                              Monday–Sunday August 16-22
(Tuition waivers must be turned in by Friday, August 27)                  
       
Classes Begin   Monday August 23
       
Census Date   Sunday September 5
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)    
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday September 24
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday September 24
       
Regular Classes and Final Exams End   Friday October 8
       
Grades Due   Wednesday (4:30 pm)         October 13

Fall Semester 2021
Second Term (Seven Weeks)
 

Registration Period   Monday–Thursday   April 5- October 7
       

Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term 
Fall 2021 Admission                                                                              

  Friday October 1
       
Late Registration Period   Friday–Tuesday October 8-12
       
Classes Begin   Wednesday October 13
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)
  Tuesday October 19
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday November 12
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday November 12
       
Regular Classes and Final Examinations End   Friday December 3
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) December 13
       

Fall Semester 2021
First Term (Five Weeks)

     
       
Registration Period   Monday-Sunday

April 5 - August 15

       
Late Registration Period   Monday-Sunday August 16-22
       
Classes Begin   Monday August 23
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)  
  Sunday August 29
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday September 10
       
Last day to earn FA for Attendance   Friday September 10
       
Regular classes and Final   Friday September 24
       
Examinations End      
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) September 27
       

Fall Semester 2021
Second Term (Five Weeks)

     
       
Registration Period   Monday-Thursday April 5 - September 23
       
Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term
Fall 2021 Admission
  Friday September 17
       
Late Registration Period   Friday-Sunday September 24-26
       
Classes Begin   Monday September 27
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)
  Sunday October 3
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday October 15
       
Last day to earn FA for Attendance   Friday October 15
       
Regular classes and Final   Friday October 29
       
Examinations End      
       

Fall Semester 2021
Third Term (Five Weeks)

     
       
Registration Period   Monday-Thursday April 5 - October 28
       
Last Day to Apply for 3rd Term
Fall 2021 Admission
  Friday October 22
       
Late Registration Period   Friday-Sunday October 29-31
       
Classes Begin   Monday November 1
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)
  Sunday November 7
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday November 19
       
Last day to earn FA for Attendance   Friday November 19
       
Regular classes and Final   Friday December 3
       
Examinations End      
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) December 13
       
Weekend Class Notes (14 weekends including final exam)    
1st class – August 28      
Labor Day Weekend – will not hold classes      
Fall Break Weekend – will hold classes      
Thanksgiving Weekend – will not hold classes      
Final Exams – December 11      

Spring Semester 2022
 

Registration Period   Monday–Sunday November 1–January 9
       
Last Day to Apply for Spring 2022 Admission   Friday January 7
       
Late Registration Period
(Fee waivers must be turned in by Fri, January 21)
  Monday–Monday    January 10-17
     
Last day to change major for Spring 2022   Friday January 14
       
Martin Luther King Day (College closed)    Monday January 17
       
Regular Classes Begin   Tuesday January 18
       
Weekend Classes Begin   Saturday January 22
       
Census Date   Monday January 31
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)      
       
Spring Break (No Classes)   Monday–Sunday March 7-13
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday March 25
       
Fall 2021 “I” Grades (Incompletes) Change to “F”   Friday March 25
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday March 25
       
Deadline to File Summer 2022 Graduation Intent   Friday March 25
       
Administrative Closing (Colleges Closed)   Friday–Sunday April 15-17
       
Last Day of Classes   Saturday April 30
       
Final Examination Period   Monday–Friday May 2-6
       
TN eCampus Grades Due   Friday (noon) May 6
       
Weekend Classes Finals   Saturday May 7
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm)   May 9
       
Commencement   Tuesday May 10

Spring Semester 2022
First Term (Seven Weeks)
 

Registration Period   Monday–Sunday November 1–January 9
       
Late Registration Period   Monday–Monday January 10-17
(Fee waivers must be turned in by Fri, January 21)    
       
Classes Begin   Tuesday January 18
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)
  Monday January 31
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday February 18
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday February 18
       
Regular Classes and Final Examinations End   Friday March 4
       
Grades Due   Wednesday (4:30)   March 9
       

Spring Semester 2022
Second Term (Seven Weeks)

     
Registration Period   Monday-Thursday November 1 - March 10
       
Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term Spring 2022 Admission   Friday March 4
       
Late Registration Period   Friday-Sunday March 11-13
(Fee waivers must be turned in by Friday, March 18      
       
Classes Begin   Monday March 14
       
Census Date   Sunday March 27
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)      
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday April 15
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday April 15
       
Regular Classes and Final Examinations End   Friday May 6
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) May 9
       
Weekend Class Notes (14 weekends including final exam)      
1st class – January 23      
Weekend Prior Spring Break week – will hold classes      
Weekend Following Spring Break week – will not hold classes      
Easter Weekend – will not hold classes      
Final Exams – May 8      
       

Spring Semester 2022
First Term (Five Weeks)

     
       
Registration Period   Monday-Sunday November 1 - January 9
       
Late Registration Period   Monday-Monday January 10-17
       
Classes Begin   Tuesday January 18
       
Cenusu Date   Monday January 24
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)      
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday February 4
       
Last day to earn FA for Attendance   Friday February 4
       
Regular classes and Final   Friday February 18
       
Examinations End      
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) February 21
       

Spring Semester 2022
Second Term (Five Weeks)

     
       
Registration Period   Monday-Thursday November 1 - February 17
       
Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term   Friday February 11
       
Spring 2022 Admission Late Registration Period   Friday-Sunday February 18-20
       
Classes Begin   Monday February 21
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)
  Sunday February 27
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday March 11
       
Last day to earn GA for Attendance   Friday March 11
       
Regular classes and Final   Friday March 25
       
Examinations End      
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) March 28
       

Spring Semester 2022
Third Term (Five Weeks)

     
       
Registration Period   Monday-Thursday November 1 - March 24
       
Last Day to Apply for 3rd Term   Friday March 18
       
Spring 2022 Admission Late Registration Period   Friday-Sunday March 25-27
       
Classes Begin   Monday March 28
       
Census Date
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)
  Sunday April 3
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday April 15
       
Last day to earn FA for Attendance   Friday April 15
       
Regular classes and Final   Friday April 9
       
Examinations End      
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) May 9
       
Weekend Class Notes (14 weekends including final exam)      
1st class -  January 22      
Weekend Prior Spring Break week - will hold classes      
Weekend Following Spring Break week - will not hold classes      
Easter Weekend - will not hold classes      
Final Exams - May 7      
       

Summer Semester 2022
Full Term 10 Weeks
 

Registration Period   Monday–Thursday    April 4–May 26
       
Last Day to Apply for Summer 2021 Admission   Friday May 20
       
Late Registration Period   Friday–Sunday May 27-30
(Fee waivers must be turned in on Friday, June 3)    
       
Last day to change major for Summer 2022   Friday May 27
       
Regular Classes Begin   Tuesday May 31
       
Census Date                                                                              Monday June 13
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)  
       
Independence Day Holiday (College Closed- No classes)   Saturday- Monday July 2-4
       
Spring 2022 “I” Grades (Incompletes) Change to “F”   Friday July 15
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday July 15
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday July 15
       
Deadline to File Summer 2022 Graduation Intent   Friday July 15
       
Regular Classes and Final Examinations End   Friday August 5
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) August 8

Summer Semester 2022
First Term (Five Weeks)
 

Registration Period   Monday–Thursday    April 4- May 26
       
Late Registration Period                                              Friday–Sunday May 27-30
(Fee Waivers must be turned in on Friday, June 3)    
       
Classes Begin   Monday May 31
       
Census Date                                                                              Monday June 6
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)  
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday June 17
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday June 17
       
Classes and Final Exams End   Friday July 1
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) July 5

Summer Session 2022
Second Term (Five Weeks)
 

Registration Period   Monday–Thursday    April 4- June 30
       
Last Day to Apply for 2nd Term Summer 2021 Admission   Friday June 24
       
Late Registration Period   Friday–Monday July 1-4
(Fee Waivers must be turned in on Friday, July 8)    
       
Classes Begin   Tuesday July 5
       
Census Date  
(Last date to withdraw without “W” appearing on transcript)   
  Monday July 11
       
Last Day to Withdraw and Receive “W”   Friday July 22
       
Last Day to Earn FA for Attendance   Friday July 22
       
Regular Classes and Final Examinations End   Friday August 8
       
Grades Due   Monday (4:30 pm) August 8