Academic Calendar and Finals Schedule

Academic Calendar
Finals Schedule

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Fall Semester Fall 2020
Freshmen Arrive Saturday, August 15, 2020
Upperclassmen Return Saturday, August 15, 2020 (after 12 p.m.)
Registration Validation Monday, August 17, 2020
Classes Begin Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Last Day to Add an online course (Term I) Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Last Day to Add & Drop w/o “W” Friday, August 21, 2020
Labor Day (CLASSES IN SESSION) Monday, September 07, 2020
Family Weekend CANCELED
Homecoming Weekend CANCELED
Mid-Term Grades Due Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Fall Break (CLASSES IN SESSION) No Fall Break in 2020
Pre-Registration for Spring Begins Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Term 2 Begins Monday, October 19, 2020
Last Day to Drop Courses w/”W” Friday, November 13, 2020
Instruction and final exams will be remote after Thanksgiving. Residence halls and dining services remain open until Dec. 11.
Thanksgiving Recess Begins  Saturday, November 21, 2020
Thanksgiving Recess Ends  Sunday, November 29, 2020
Instruction and final exams will be remote after Thanksgiving. Residence halls and dining services remain open until Dec. 11.
Last Day of Classes Friday, December 04, 2020
December Commencement TBD
Final Exams  Dec. 7-11, 2020 (M-F)
Final Grades due by 8 a.m. Monday, December 14, 2020
Students may view grades on myCMU Wednesday, December 16, 2020
January Term Jan. 2021
Registration for ONLINE January Classes Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Regular Registration (non-online January classes) Tuesday, October 13, 2020
ONLINE January Session Begins Monday, December 14, 2020
January Session Ends Friday, January 08, 2021
Final Grades due by 8 a.m. Monday, January 11, 2021
Students may view grades on myCMU Friday, January 15, 2021
Spring Semester Spring 2021
Residence Halls Open Sunday, January 10, 2021
Registration Validation Monday, January 11, 2021
Classes Begin  Monday, January 11, 2021
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day (no classes) Monday, January 18, 2021
Last Day to add an Online Course (Term III) Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Last Day to Add & Drop w/o “W” Friday, January 15, 2021
Mid-Term Grades Due Monday, March 08, 2021
Pre-Registration for May, Summer, & Fall Monday, March 08, 2021
Term IV Begins Monday, March 15, 2021
Spring Recess Begins Saturday, March 20, 2021
Spring Recess Ends Sunday, March 28, 2021
Service Day—no classes except labs Thursday, April 01, 2021
Good Friday (no classes all day) Friday, April 02, 2021
Last Day to Drop Courses w/”W” Friday, April 16, 2021
Last Day of Classes Friday, April 30, 2021
Number of classes per semester
Final Exams May 3-7, 2021 (M-F)
Commencement (Fayette) Saturday, May 08, 2021
Final Grades due by 8 a.m.  Monday, May 10, 2021
Students may view grades on myCMU Wednesday, May 12, 2021

 

Finals Schedule

Regular Class Time FALL 2020 Final Exam Time SPRING 2021 Final Exam Time
8 MWF Thurs., Dec. 10, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Thurs., May 6, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
9 MWF Wed., Dec. 9, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Wed., May 5, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
10 MWF Wed., Dec. 9, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wed., May 5, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
11 MWF Mon., Dec. 7, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Mon., May 3, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
Noon MWF Tues., Dec. 8, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tues., May 4, 4:30--6:30 p.m.
1 MWF Mon., Dec. 7, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Mon., May 3, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
2 MWF Wed., Dec. 9, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Wed., May 5, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
3 MWF Mon., Dec. 7, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Mon., May 3, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
8/8:15/8:30 TR Mon., Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mon., May 3, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
9/9:40 TR Tues., Dec. 8, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tues., May 4, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
11 TR Tues., Dec. 8, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Tues., May 4, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
12:20 TR Thurs., Dec. 10, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thurs., May 6, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
1 TR Tues., Dec. 8, 1:30 –3:30 p.m. Tues., May 3, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
2/2:25 TR Thurs., Dec. 10, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thurs., May 6, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
3 TR Wed., Dec. 9, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wed., May 5, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
4 TR Thurs., Dec. 10, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Thurs., May 6, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Mon. evening (5 p.m. or later) Mon., Dec. 7, 8-10 p.m. Mon., May 3, 8-10 p.m.
Tues. evening (5 p.m. or later) Tues., Dec. 8, 8-10 p.m. Tues., May 4, 8-10 p.m.
Wed. evening (5 p.m. or later) Wed., Dec. 9, 8-10 p.m. Wed., May 5, 8-10 p.m.
Thurs. evening (5 pm. or later) Thurs., Dec. 10, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thurs., May 6, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Fri., Dec. 11, Arranged Fri., May 7, Arranged