Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

This calendar includes only benchmark dates for the specified term. Additional items will be included when the calendar is fully activated one year in advance of the affected academic year.

January 4–8, Mon.–Fri.Orientation, advising, and registration for all students based on student population and classification
January 11, MondayClasses begin, 8:00 a.m.
January 15, FridayLast day to change course(s) or course section(s) without special permission
January 18, MondayDr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Offices closed.
January 25, MondayCensus reporting
February 27, SaturdayInstruction ends for Spring Break, 1:00 p.m.
March 8, MondayClasses resume after Spring Break, 8:00 a.m.
April 2, FridaySpring holiday. Classes dismissed; offices closed.
April 28, WednesdayLast day of classes.
April 29, ThursdayReading Day
April 30 & May 1, Fri. & Sat.; May 3–6, Mon.–Thurs.Final examinations
May 7, FridayMay Commencement, Greensboro Coliseum
Approved by the Faculty Senate May 4, 2016. Approved by the Chancellor May 13, 2016. Amended September 8, 2016.