2020-2021 Academic Calendar

Date Event
SUMMER  JUNE - AUGUST 2020
June 1 Summer Term Begins
June 3-6 * New CPR Cohort/CPR01 2020-2021. Subject to change pending COVID-19
June 5 Spring 2019-2020 Grades Due
June 7-19* Doctor of Ministry Cohorts. Subject to change pending COVID-19
June 8 Summer Language I Classes Begin
June 12 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer I Classes without Penalty
June 19 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer I Last Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
July 3 Seminary Closed in Observance of Independence Day
July 10 Summer Language I Classes End
July 13 Summer Language I Grades Due
July 13 Summer Language II Classes Begin
July 17 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer II Classes without Penalty
July 24 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer II Classes at 50 Percent Tuition 
Aug. 14 Summer Language II Classes End
Aug. 17 Summer Language II and MI 310 Grades Due
Agu. 21 Last day to Register without $75 Late Fee 
Aug. 26-28 Orientation
Aug. 28 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Bible Content 
FALL SEMESTER  AUG. 31 - DEC. 18, 2020
Aug. 31 Classes Begin/Convocation 
Sept. 7 Seminary Closed in Observance of Labor Day
Sept. 11 Last Day to Add/Drop Fall Classes without Penalty 
Sept. 21-26 CPR Cohorts/CPR05 2019-2020 and CPR02 2020-2021
Sept. 24-26 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Oct. 1 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Exegesis
Oct. 9 Last Day to Drop Classes at 50 Percent 
Oct. 12-16 Mid-Term Reading Week
Oct. 26-28 J-Term Registration
Nov. 23-27 Student Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 26-27 Seminary Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving
Nov. 30 Spring Semester Registration 
Dec. 11 :Last Day of Classes
Dec. 11 Extension Requests Due
Dec. 14-18 Fall Reading/Final Exams Week
Dec. 21-Jan. 1 Student Christmas Break
Dec. 23-31 Seminary Closed in Observance of Christmas
JANUARY TERM 2021 JAN. 3-27
Jan. 1 Seminary Closed in Observance of New Year’s Day
Jan. 3-15 Doctor of Ministry Cohorts
Jan. 4 Fall Semester Grades Due by Noon
Jan. 4 J-Term Classes Begin
Jan. 11 Last Day to Add/Drop J-Term Classes without Penalty
Jan. 15 Last Day to Drop J-Term Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Jan. 18 Seminary Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 20-23 CPR Cohort/CPR03
Jan. 21-23 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Jan. 23 Last Day of J-Term Classes
Jan. 25-27 J-Term Reading and Exams
Jan. 27 All J-Term Coursework Completed
Jan. 27 Last day to Register for Spring Semester without $75 Late Fee
Jan. 28-29 J-Term Break
Jan. 28-29 Spring Semester Orientation for New Students
Jan. 28 PC(USA) Ordination Exam: Exegesis
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