SMU Guildhall Academic Calendar

Jan Term 2021 (for applicable C30 Students)

Nov 16
First Day to Enroll
Jan 7   First Day of Class
Jan 7   Last Day to add/drop, enroll
Jan 17   60% Date
Jan 19
  Last Day to drop a course/withdraw from university (grade of W)
Jan 22   Last Day of Class
Jan 22   Final Exams

Spring 2021

Nov 16
First Day to Enroll
Jan 18   University Holiday (MLK Day)
Jan 25

First Day of Class
Jan 29   Last Day to enroll, add a course, or drop a course without tuition
billing while remaining enrolled for the term
Feb 5   Last Day to drop a course without academic record (tuition charges apply)
or withdraw from university without academic record (withdrawal refund
schedule applies)
Mar 30   60% Date
Apr 2
  University Holiday (Good Friday)
Apr 7   Last Day to drop a course (grade of W) 
Apr 23   Last Day to withdraw from the University
May 5
  Reading Day
May 6-11
  Final Exams
May 13-14
  Faculty Planning Days
May 15
  May Commencement Convocation & Guildhall Graduate Reception

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

Payment Due Dates: See Bursar website

More information is available in our Course Catalog

See our Event Calendar for more important dates