Registrar at Aquinas College

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Fall, 2020

Directed Study Dates: 8/23 and 8/24; 9/13 and 9/14; 10/4 and 10/5; 10/25 and 10/26; 11/15 and 11/16.

Aug 26 GE 100 First Year Experience sections meet. First quad and semester-long evening courses begin at 6pm.
Aug 27 Day classes begin.
Sept 4 Last day to add a first quad or semester-long class. Attendance is required in the first week of all 8-week quadmaster courses in order to enroll.
Sept 4 Last day to drop a first quad class or semester-long class with no financial penalty.
Sept 4 Last day to drop a Directed Study class no financial penalty.
Sept 7 Labor Day.
Sept 11 Verification of first quad and semester-long class rosters due to Registrar.
Sept 18 Last day to drop a first quad class with no academic penalty.
Oct 9 Semester progress reports for all semester-long undergraduate courses due to Registrar.
Oct 16 First Quad ends.
Oct 17 - 25 Fall Break.
Oct 21 First Quad final grades due to Registrar.
Oct 26 Classes resume. Second quad begins.
Oct 30 Last day to add a second quad class. Attendance is required in the first week of all 8-week quadmaster courses in order to enroll.
Oct 30 Last day to drop a semester-long class with no academic penalty
Nov 6 Last day to drop a second quad class with no financial penalty
Nov 13 Verification of second quad class rosters due to Registrar.
Nov 20 Last day to drop a second quad class with no academic penalty.
Nov 25 - 29 Thanksgiving Break.
Nov 30 Classes resume.
Dec 14 - 18 Final examinations according to posted schedule.
Dec 18 Second Quad ends.
Dec 23 Grades due in Registrar’s Office.

Spring, 2021

Directed Study Dates: 1/15 and 1/16; 2/5 and 2/6; 2/26 and 2/27; 3/19 and 3/20; 4/9 and 4/10.

Jan 11 Classes begin.
Jan 15 Last day to add a third quad or semester-long class. Attendance is required in the first week of all 8-week quadmaster courses in order to enroll.
Jan 18 Daytime classes are cancelled for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance activities. Evening classes meet beginning at 6pm.
Jan 22 Last day to drop a third quad or semester-long class with no financial penalty
Jan 22 Last day to drop a Directed Study class with no financial penalty
Jan 29 Verification of third quad and semester-long class rosters due to Registrar.
Feb 5 Last day to drop a third quad class with no academic penalty.
Feb 26 Semester progress reports for all semester-long undergraduate courses due to Registrar.
Mar 5 Third Quad ends.
Mar 6 - 14 Spring Break.
Mar 10 Third quad final grades due to Registrar.
Mar 15 Classes resume. Fourth quad begins.
Mar 19 Last day to add a fourth quad class. Attendance is required in the first week of all 8-week quadmaster courses in order to enroll.
Mar 19 Last day to drop a semester-long class with no academic penalty.
Mar 26 Last day to drop a fourth quad class with no financial penalty.
Apr 1 Verification of fourth quad class rosters due to Registrar.
Apr 1 Easter vacation begins after the last class.
Apr 6 Classes resume at 6:00pm.
Apr 9 Last day to drop a fourth quad class with no academic penalty.
Apr 29 - May 5 Final examinations according to posted schedule.
May 5 Fourth Quad ends.
May 8 Baccalaureate Mass & Commencement.
May 12 Grades due in Registrar’s Office.

Summer, 2021

May 17 Classes begin.
May 17 - July 9 8-Week Summer Session.
May 17 - July 23 10-Week Summer Session.
May 28 Last day to drop 8-week & 10-week courses with no financial penalty.
June 11 Last day to drop 8-week courses with no academic penalty.
June 18 Last day to drop 10-week courses with no academic penalty.