2021-2022 Academic Calendar

Date Event
FALL SEMESTER  AUG. 30 - DEC. 17, 2021
Aug. 23-Sept. 3 Doctor of Ministry Eastern Christian Cohort
Aug. 25-27 Orientation
Aug. 30 Classes Begin
Sept. 3 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Bible Content
Sept. 6 Seminary Closed in Observance of Labor Day
Sept. 10 Last Day to Add/Drop Fall Classes without Penalty
Sept. 21 Convocation
Sept. 21-23 2020-2021 CPR Cohort/CPR 05
Sept. 22-25 2021-2022 AIM Cohort/AIM 01
Sept. 23-25 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Sept. 30 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Exegesis
Oct. 8 Last Day to Drop Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Oct. 11-15 Mid-Term Reading Week
Oct. 11-22 Doctor of Ministry Parish Risk Cohort
Oct. 18-22 Doctor of Ministry Risking Faithfully Cohort
Oct. 18-29 Doctor of Ministry Christian Spirituality Cohort
Oct. 20-22 Doctor of Ministry Missional Leadership Cohort
Oct. 25 J-Term Registration Opens
Nov. 10-11 Board of Directors Meeting
Nov. 12 Presidential Inauguration
Nov. 20-23 AAR/SBL Conferences
Nov. 22-26 Student Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 25-26 Seminary Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving
Nov. 29 Spring Semester Registration Open
Dec. 10 Last Day of Classes
Dec. 10 Extension Requests Due
Dec. 13-17 Fall Reading/Final Exams Week
Dec. 17 All Fall Semester Course Work Completed
Dec. 20-Jan. 1 Student Christmas Break
Dec. 22-31 Seminary Closed in Observance of Christmas
JANUARY TERM JAN. 4-26, 2022
Jan. 3 Seminary Closed in Observance of New Year’s Day
Jan. 4 Fall Semester Grades Due by Noon
Jan. 4 J-Term Classes Begin
Jan. 4-28 Doctor of Ministry Cohorts
Jan. 10 Last Day to Add/Drop J-Term Classes without Penalty
Jan. 14 Last Day to Drop J-Term Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Jan. 17 Seminary Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 19-22 2021-2022 AIM Cohort/AIM 02
Jan. 21 Last Day of J-Term Classes
Jan. 24-26 J-Term Reading and Exams
Jan. 26 All J-Term Coursework Completed
Jan. 27-29 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Jan. 27-28 J-Term Break
Jan. 27-28 Spring Semester Orientation for New Students
Jan. 28 Last Day to Register for Spring Semester without $75 Late Fee
SPRING SEMESTER  JAN. 31 - MAY 20, 2022
Jan. 31 Spring Semester Classes Begin
Jan. 31 J-Term Grades Due
Feb. 3 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Exegesis
Feb. 4 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Bible Content
Feb. 11 Last Day to Add/Drop Spring Classes without Penalty
March 7-11 Student Mid-Term Reading Week
March 14 Summer 2022 Registration
March 18 Last Day to Drop Spring Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
April 11-15 Student Easter Break
April 15 Seminary Closed in Observance of Good Friday
April 21-23 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
April 27-30 2021-2022 AIM Cohort/AIM 03
April 28 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Exegesis
May 2 Fall Registration 2022-2023
May 10-11 Board of Directors Meeting
May 12 Last Day of Spring Semester Classes
May 12 Extension Requests Due
May 16-20 Spring Reading/Final Exams Week
May 17 Senior Coursework Due by 9:30 a.m.
May 18 Final Grades Due for Graduating Seniors by Close of Business
May 20 All Spring Semester Coursework Completed
May 27 226th Commencement
May 30 Seminary Closed in Observance of Memorial Day
June 3 Spring Semester Grades Due