2021-2022

Dickinson State University

Academic Calendar

2021-2022

Fall Semester

Aug 23 Monday Residual registration/Classes begin - 3:00 p.m. (m.t)
Aug 26 Thursday Last day to add a first eight-week course/Last day to drop a first eight-week course w/o academic penalty ("W")
Aug 31
Tuesday Last day to declare collaborative status
Sept 1
Wednesday Last day to apply for fall 2021 graduation
Sept 1
Wednesday Last day to add a 16-week course/Last day to drop a 16-week course w/o academic penalty ("W")
Sept 6
Monday
Labor Day Holiday
Sept 20
Monday Enrollment census date
Sept 29
Wednesday Last day to drop a first eight-week course
Oct 11-15 Monday-Friday Mid-term examinations
Oct 18 Monday First day of second eight-week courses
Oct 18-22
Monday-Friday 
Pre-registration for online, early entry, and dual credit students 
Oct 22
Friday Last day to add second eight-week course/Last day to drop second eight week course w/o academic penalty ("W")
Oct 25-29
Monday-Friday Pre-registration for returning students
Nov 11 Thursday Veterans Day Holiday
Nov 12
Friday
Last day to drop a 16-week course/withdraw for semester
Nov 23 Tuesday Thanksgiving recess begins after evening classes
Nov 24-26
Wednesday-Friday Thanksgiving holiday
Nov 29
Monday Last day to drop a second eight-week course
Dec 10
Friday Last day of regular classes
Dec 13-17 Monday-Friday Final examinations
Dec 17 Friday Semester ends/Commencement
Dec 22
Wednesday Final grades due - 8:00 a.m. (m.t.)

Spring Semester

Jan 10
Monday Residual registration/Classes begin - 3:00 p.m. (m.t.)
Jan 13 Thursday Last day to add a first eight-week course/Last day to drop a first eight-week course w/o academic penalty ("W")
Jan 17
Monday Martin Luther King Jr. holiday
Jan 19
Wednesday Last day to declare collaborative status
Jan 20
Thursday Last day to add a 16-week course/Last day to drop a 16-week course w/o academic penalty ("W)
Feb 1 Tuesday Last day to apply for spring 2022/summer 2022 graduation
Feb 7
Monday Enrollment census date
Feb 17 Thursday Last day to drop a first eight week course
Feb 21
Monday Presidents Day holiday
Feb 28 - Mar 4
Monday-Friday Mid-term examinations
Mar 7
Monday First day of second eight-week courses
Mar 11
Friday Last day to add second eight-week course/Last day to drop second eight-week course w/o academic penalty ("W")
Mar 14-18 Monday-Friday Spring break
Mar 14-18
Monday-Friday
Pre-registration for online, early entry, and dual credit students
Mar 21-24 Monday-Thursday Pre-registration for returning students
Apr 8 Friday Last day to drop a 16-week course/withdraw for semester
Apr 15-18
Friday-Monday Easter Recess
Apr 21
Thursday Last day to drop a second eight-week course
May 6
Friday Last day of regular classes
May 9-13 Monday-Friday Final examinations
May 14 Saturday Commencement
May 18
Wednesday Final grades due - 8:00 a.m. (m.t.)