2020-2021 Academic Calendar

SPRING SEMESTER  FEB. 1 - MAY 28, 2021
Feb. 1 Spring Semester Classes Begin
Feb. 1 J-Term Grades Due
Feb. 5 PC(USA) Ordination Exams: Bible Content
Feb. 12 Last Day to Add/Drop Spring Semester Classes without Penalty
March 8-12 Student Mid Term Reading Week
March 15 Summer 2021 Registration
March 19 Last Day to Drop Spring Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
March 29-April 2 Student Easter Break
April 2 Seminary Closed in Observance of Good Friday
April 14-17 CPR Cohort/CPR04
April 22-24 PC(USA) Ordination Exams
April 29 Ordination Exam: Exegesis
May 3 Fall Registration 2021-2022
May 14 Last Day of Spring Semester Classes
May 14 Extension Requests Due
May 17-21 Spring Reading/Final Exams Week
May 18 Senior Coursework Due by 9:30 a.m.
May 19 Final Grades Due for Graduating Seniors by Close of Business
May 21 All Spring Semester Coursework Completed
May 28 225th Commencement 
May 31 Seminary Closed in Observance of Memorial Day
June 4 Spring Semester Grades Due

2021-2022 Academic Calendar

Date Event
SUMMER JUNE 1 - AUG. 17, 2021
June 4 Spring 2020-2021 Grades Due
June 2-5 2020-2021 CPR Cohort/CPR 04
June 7 Summer Term Begins
June 7-18 Doctor of Ministry Reformed Cohort in Edinburgh
Doctor of Ministry Missional Leadership Cohort
June 7 Summer Language I Classes Begin
June 11 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer I Classes without Penalty
June 14-18 Doctor of Ministry Risking Faithfully Cohort
June 18 Seminary Closed in Observance of Juneteenth
June 18 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer I Last Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
June 21-25 Doctor of Ministry Creative Writing/Public Theology Cohort
July 5 Seminary Closed in Observance of Independence Day
July 9 Summer Language I Classes End
July 12 Summer Language I Grades Due
July 12 Summer Language II Classes Begin
July 16 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer II Classes without Penalty
July 23 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer II Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Aug. 13 Summer Language II Classes End
Aug. 16 Summer Language II Grades Due
Aug. 21 Last Day to Register without $75 Late Fee
Aug. 25-27 Orientation
FALL SEMESTER  AUG. 30 - DEC. 17, 2021
Aug. 30-Sept. 10 Doctor of Ministry Eastern Christian Cohort
Aug. 30 Classes Begin/Convocation
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. 21-23 2020-2021 CPR Cohort/CPR 05
Sept. 22-25 2021-2022 CPR Cohort/CPR 01
Sept. 23-25 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Sept. 27-Oct. 8 Doctor of Ministry Intergenerational Black Church Studies Cohort
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. 25 J-Term Registration Opens
Nov. 9-10 Board of Directors Meeting
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. 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. 17-28 Doctor of Ministry Cohorts
Jan. 19-22 2021-2022 CPR Cohort/CPR 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 CPR Cohort/CPR 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