Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

  Dates May Be Subject to Change

Summer 2021
Event/Deadline Date(s)
Memorial Day holiday (University closed; no classes) Monday, May 31
First day of classes Tuesday, June 1
Add/drop period Tuesday, June 1 – Monday, June 7 at 11:59 p.m.
Monday classes meet (makeup for Memorial Day) Friday, June 25 or as set by Professor
4th of July Observance (University closed; no classes) Monday, July 5
Monday classes meet (makeup for 5th of July) Friday, July 23 or as set by Professor
Last day of classes Thursday, July 29
Reading period Friday, July 30 –Monday, August 2
Examinations begin Tuesday, August 3
Examinations end Saturday, August 7
Final due date for all assessments without an earlier deadline Saturday, August 7
WCL Official Degree Award Date Wednesday, August 18

  Dates May Be Subject to Change

Fall 2021
Event/Deadline Date(s)
In My Backyard (IMBY) Day of Service August 16
New Student Orientation August 17
First day of classes August 20
Add/drop period August 20 - August 30
Labor Day holiday (University closed; No classes) September 6
Last day to add externship credits, independent studies, moot court, mock trial and journal credits September 10
Advance registration for Spring 2022 semester November 8-12
Thanksgiving holiday (University closed; No classes) November 25-26
Last day of classes (includes make ups for holidays)
  • Monday, Nov. 29
  • Tues, Nov. 30
November 30
Monday classes (only) meet
Thursday classes (only) meet
Reading Period December 1 - December 6
Examinations begin December 7
Examinations end December 18
WCL Official Degree Award Date December 21

  Dates May Be Subject to Change

Spring 2022
Event/Deadline Date(s)
New student orientation/registration January 7
First day of classes January 10
Add/drop period January 10-18
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed; No classes) January 17
Spring Break March 6-13
Advance registration for Fall 2022 begins April 11-15
Last day of classes (includes make ups for holidays) April 25
Reading Period April 26 - May 1
Examinations begin May 2
Examinations end May 14
WCL Official Degree Award Date May 22
Spring Commencement May 22

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