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SMU Guildhall Academic Calendar

Summer 2021

Apr 26   First Day to Enroll
May 24
  First Day of Class
May 27
  Last Day to add, drop, or enroll
May 31   University Holiday (Memorial Day)
June 29   60% Date
July 5
  University Holiday (Independence Day)
July 7   Last Day to drop a course (grade of W) or withdraw from the University
July 19-21
  Final Exams
July 22   Faculty Planning Day (IE)
Aug 4
  Degree Conferrals

Fall 2021

July 19 First Day to Enroll
Aug 20 Cohort 31 Orientation
Aug 23 First Day of Class
Aug 27 Last Day to enroll, add a course, or drop a course without tuition
billing while remaining enrolled for the term
Sept 3
Last Day to drop a course without academic record (tuition charges apply)
or withdraw from university without academic record (withdrawal refund
schedule applies)
Sept 6   Labor Day (University Holiday)  
Oct 11-12   Fall Break (Student Holiday)  
Oct 31 60% Date
Nov 5 Last Day to drop a course (grade of W)
Nov 23   Last Day to withdraw from the University  
Nov 24
No Classes
Nov 25-26
Thanksgiving Break (University Holiday)
Dec 7-8   Reading Days  
Dec 9-14
Final Exams
Dec 16 Faculty Planning Day

Spring 2022

Nov 8
First Day to Enroll
Jan 17   MLK Day (University Holiday)
Jan 18

First Day of Class
Jan 24   Last Day to enroll, add a course, or drop a course without tuition
billing while remaining enrolled for the term
Jan 31   Last Day to drop a course without academic record (tuition charges apply)
or withdraw from university without academic record (withdrawal refund
schedule applies)
Mar 7-13 (Tentative)   Spring Break
Mar 30   60% Date
Apr 6
  Last Day to drop a course (grade of W) 
Apr 15   Good Friday (University Holiday) 
Apr 25   Last Day to withdraw from the University
May 4
  Reading Day
May 5-10
  Final Exams
May 12-13
  Faculty Planning Days
May 14
  May Commencement Convocation/Degree Conferrals & Guildhall Diploma Ceremony (Graduate Reception)

Summer 2022

Apr 25   First Day to Enroll
May 23
  First Day of Class
May 26
  Last Day to add, drop, or enroll
May 30   Memorial Day (University Holiday)
June 28   60% Date
July 4
  Independence Day (University Holiday)
July 6   Last Day to drop a course (grade of W) or withdraw from the University
July 18-20
  Final Exams
N/A   Faculty Planning Day
     




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More information is available in our Course Catalog

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