2021-2022 Academic Catalog

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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

The 2021-2022 Academic Calendar contains important dates, deadlines, holidays, and exams for the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. Please note that some dates may vary by School, College, Program, or Department. Students are advised to work directly with their respective School, College, Program, or Department for any variance(s) to the standard dates below.

Additional program-specific academic calendars are also available through the Office of the Registrar's website.

Fall 2021

Event Date
First day to apply for Fall Graduation June 14, 2021
Course Enrollment Begins July 6, 2021
Classes start August 30, 2021
Labor Day September 6, 2021
Drop/Add Deadline September 10, 2021
Last day to apply for Fall Graduation September 10, 2021
Census Day September 13, 2021
Thanksgiving Day November 25, 2021
Classes end December 10, 2021
Finals week December 13-17, 2021
Degree conferral date December 17, 2021
End of semester December 17, 2021
Commencement December 17, 2021
Grades due December 22, 2021

 Spring 2022

Event Date
First day to apply for Spring Graduation September 13, 2021
Course Enrollment Begins November 1, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 17, 2022
Classes start January 24, 2022
Drop/Add Deadline February 4, 2022
Last day to apply for Spring Graduation February 4, 2022
President's Day February 21, 2022
Census Day February 7, 2022
Spring Break March 21-25, 2022
Classes end May 13, 2022
Finals week May 16-20, 2022
Degree conferral date May 20, 2022
End of semester May 20, 2022
Grades due May 25, 2022
Commencement May 27, 2022
Memorial Day May 30, 2022

Summer 2022

Event Date
First day to apply for Summer Graduation February 7, 2022
Course Enrollment Begins March 28, 2022
Classes start June 6, 2022
Drop/Add Deadline June 10, 2022
Last day to apply for Summer Graduation June 10, 2022
Census Day June 13, 2022
Independence Day July 4, 2022
Classes end August 12, 2022
Finals week August 15-19, 2022
Degree conferral date August 19, 2022
End of semester August 19, 2022
Grades due August 24, 2022