Note: All dates are subject to change.

*Adjusted for holiday

2020-2021

  • Fall 2020

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    EventDate
    Faculty convocationAug. 28
    Residence halls open for first year studentsAug. 27-28
    Residence halls open for upper class studentsAug. 29-30
    Lacey campus fall semester class beginsAug. 31
    Mass of the Holy Spirit (Lacey - no classes from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Sept. 3
    Labor Day (holiday)Sept. 7
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Sept. 11
    Mid-term grades due to registrarOct. 26
    Fall break canceled - courses will be heldOct. 26-27
    Advising week; classes meet
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors
    Nov. 2-6
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day (holiday)Nov. 11
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Nov. 20
    Priority registration for spring 2021 beginsNov. 23
    Thanksgiving recess; no Lacey class (University open)Nov. 23-25
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday) - extendedNov. 23-27
    All classes move to online instruction for remainder of semesterNov. 30
    Study WeekDec. 7-10
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no classes)Dec. 11
    Semester final examsDec. 14-17
    Conferral date for fall graduatesDec. 19
    Final grades due to registrarDec. 21

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginAug. 31
    Labor Day (holiday)Sept. 7
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Sept. 8*
    Mid-term grades due to registrarSept. 28
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Oct. 9
    Indigenous Peoples' Day (JBLM campus closed; Lacey open)Oct. 12
    Last day of classes Oct. 24
    Final grades due to registrarOct. 26

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginOct. 26
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Nov. 2
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day (holiday)Nov. 11
    Priority registration for spring 2021 beginsNov. 23
    Mid-term grades due to registrarNov. 23
    Thanksgiving recess
    Lacey campus Session 1 only (no classes; University open)
    JBLM classes and Sessions 2 & 11 meet
    Nov. 23-25
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday)Nov. 26-27
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Dec. 7*
    Last day of classesDec. 19
    Final grades due to registrarDec. 21
  • Spring 2021

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    EventDate
    Residence halls openJan. 16
    Martin Luther King Day (holiday)Jan. 18
    Classes beginJan. 19
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 29
    Presidents Day (holiday)Feb. 15
    Mid-semester breakMarch 8
    Mid-term grades due to registrarMarch 15
    Saint Benedict's DayMarch 21
    Advising Days: classes meet
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors
    March 22-25
    Advising Day (No Lacey courses meet)March 26
    Good Friday (holiday)April 2
    Easter Monday (holiday)April 5
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2021April 6
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)April 9
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    April 26-30
    Honors Convocation and Scholars DayApril 27
    Senior Commencement FairApril 29
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day 
    No Lacey campus classes
    April 30
    Final examinationsMay 3-6
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding CeremonyMay 7
    Commencement - fall 2020, spring 2021 and summer 2021 candidatesMay 8
    Final grades due to registrarMay 10

    Sessions 01, 08 and 10 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Martin Luther King Day (holiday)Jan. 18
    Classes beginJan. 19
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 26
    Presidents Day (holiday)Feb. 15
    Mid-term grades due to registrarFeb. 16
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Feb. 27
    Last day of classesMarch 13
    Final grades due to registrarMarch 15

    Sessions 02, 09 and 11 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMarch 15
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    March 22
    Good Friday 
    No Lacey campus classes
    JBLM classes meet
    April 2
    Easter Monday 
    No Lacey campus classes
    JBLM classes meet
    April 5
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2021April 6
    Midterm grades due to registrarApril 12
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)April 23
    Honors Convocation and Scholars DayApril 27
    Senior Commencement FairApril 29
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding CeremonyMay 7
    Last day of classesMay 8
    Main campus CommencementMay 8
    Final grades due to registrarMay 10
    JBLM CommencementJune 4
  • Summer 2021

    Main session (12 weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 24
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 31
    Independence Day (holiday)July 4
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 5
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 28
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)July 16
    Summer main session endsAug. 7
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 9
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 21

    Session 01 (six weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 18
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 31
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 16
    Summer 01 session endsJune 26
    Final grades due to registrarJune 28

    Session 02 (six weeks)

    EventDate
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 5
    Classes beginJuly 6
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 7
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 4
    Summer session 02 endsAug. 14
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 16
    Conferral date (summer graduates)Aug. 21

    Sessions 05 and 07 (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 24
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 31
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 14
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 25
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 5
    Summer sessions 05 and 07 endJuly 10
    Final grades due to registrarJuly 12

    Session 08 (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 10
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 17
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 7
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 18
    Summer session 08 endsJuly 3
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 5
    Final grades due to registrarJuly 6

    STAR session (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJune 28
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 5
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 6*
    Midterm grades due to registrarJuly 26
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 6
    STAR session ends
    Conferral date for summer graduates
    Aug. 21
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 23

    Session 09 (seven weeks)

    EventDate
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 5
    Classes beginJuly 6*
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 12
    Midterm grades due to registrarAug. 2
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 13
    Summer session 09 ends
    Conferral date for summer graduates
    Aug. 21
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 23

2021-2022

  • Fall 2021

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    EventDate
    Faculty and student convocationAug. 27
    Residence halls open for first year studentsAug. 27
    Residence halls open for upper class studentsAug. 28-29
    Lacey campus fall semester class beginsAug. 30
    Mass of the Holy Spirit (Lacey - no classes from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Sept. 2
    Labor Day (holiday)Sept. 6
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Sept. 10
    Mid-term grades due to registrarOct. 25
    Fall break (Lacey 16 week sessions only)Oct. 25-26
    Advising Day; no Lacey classes
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors
    Nov. 3
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day (holiday)Nov. 11
    Priority registration for spring 2022 beginsNov. 15
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Nov. 19
    Thanksgiving recess; no Lacey classes (University open)Nov. 24
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday)Nov. 25-26
    Study Week - no University-sponsored social or club activitiesDec. 6-9
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no classes)Dec. 10
    Semester final examsDec. 13-17
    Conferral date for fall graduatesDec. 18
    Final grades due to registrarDec. 21

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginAug. 30
    Labor Day (holiday)Sept. 6
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Sept. 7*
    Mid-term grades due to registrarSept. 27
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Oct. 8
    Indigenous Peoples' Day (JBLM campus closed; Lacey open)Oct. 11
    Last day of classes Oct. 23
    Final grades due to registrarOct. 26

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginOct. 25
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Nov. 1
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day (holiday)Nov. 11
    Priority registration for spring 2022 beginsNov. 15
    Mid-term grades due to registrarNov. 22
    Thanksgiving recess
    Lacey campus only (no classes; University open)
    JBLM classes meet
    Nov. 24
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday)Nov. 25-26
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Dec. 3*
    Last day of classesDec. 18
    Final grades due to registrarDec. 21
  • Spring 2022

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    EventDate
    Residence halls openJan. 8
    Martin Luther King Day (holiday)Jan. 10
    Classes beginJan. 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan. 21
    Presidents Day (holiday)Feb. 21
    Mid-semester breakMarch 7-11
    Mid-term grades due to registrarMarch 7
    Saint Benedict's DayMarch 21
    Advising Day (No Lacey courses meet)March 24

    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2022

    April 4

    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)

    April 8
    Good Friday (holiday)April 15
    Easter Monday (holiday)April 18
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    April 25-28
    Honors Convocation and Scholars DayApril 26
    Senior Commencement FairApril 28
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day 
    No Lacey campus classes
    April 29
    Final examinationsMay 2-6
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding CeremonyMay 6
    Commencement - fall 2021, spring 2022 and summer 2022 candidatesMay 7
    Final grades due to registrarMay 10

    Sessions 01, 08 and 10 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJan. 10
    Martin Luther King Day (holiday)Jan. 17
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    Jan.18*
    Mid-term grades due to registrarFeb. 7
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Feb. 18
    Presidents Day (holiday)Feb. 21
    Last day of classesMarch 5
    Final grades due to registrarMarch 7

    Sessions 02, 09 and 11 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMarch 14
    Saint Benedict's Day (holiday)March 21
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    March 22
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2022April 4

    Midterm grades due to registrar

    April 11

    Good Friday 
    No Lacey campus classes
    JBLM classes meet
    April 15
    Easter Monday 
    No Lacey campus classes
    JBLM classes meet
    April 18
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)April 22
    Honors Convocation and Scholars DayApril 26
    Senior Commencement FairApril 28
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding CeremonyMay 6
    Last day of classesMay 7
    Main campus CommencementMay 7
    Final grades due to registrarMay 10
  • Summer 2022

    Main session (12 weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 16
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 23
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 30
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 27
    Independence Day (holiday)July 4
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)July 15
    Summer main session endsAug. 6
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 9
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 21

    Session 01 (six weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 16
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 17
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 30
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 15
    Summer 01 session endsJune 25
    Final grades due to registrarJune 28

    Session 02 (six weeks)

    EventDate
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 4
    Classes beginJuly 5
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 6
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 3
    Summer session 02 endsAug. 13
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 16
    Conferral date (summer graduates)Aug. 21

    Sessions 05 and 07 (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 16
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 23
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 30
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 13
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 24
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 4
    Summer sessions 05 and 07 endJuly 9
    Final grades due to registrarJuly 12

    Session 08 (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 9
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    May 16
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 6
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 17
    Summer session 08 endsJuly 2
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 4
    Final grades due to registrarJuly 5

    STAR session (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJune 27
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 4
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 5*
    Midterm grades due to registrarJuly 25
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 5
    STAR session endsAug. 20
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 21
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 23

    Session 09 (seven weeks)

    EventDate
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 4
    Classes beginJuly 5*
    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due
    July 11
    Midterm grades due to registrarAug. 1
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 12
    Summer session 09 endsAug. 20
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 21
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 23

Previous academic year

  • Fall 2019

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    EventDate
    Faculty & student convocationAug. 23
    Residence hall open for first year studentsAug. 23
    Residence halls open for upper class studentsAug. 24-26
    Fall semester Lacey campus classes beginAug. 26
    Mass of the Holy SpiritAug. 29
    Labor Day (holiday)Sept. 2

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Sept. 6
    Midterm grades due to registrarOct. 21
    Fall BreakOct. 21-22

    Advising Week (classes meet)
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors

    Nov. 4-8
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day observed (holiday)Nov. 11
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Nov. 15
    Priority registration for spring 2020 beginsNov. 18
    Thanksgiving recess
    (no Lacey Classes; University open)
    Nov. 27
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday)Nov. 28-29
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    Dec. 2-6
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no classes)Dec. 6
    Semester final examsDec. 9-12
    Conferral date for fall graduatesDec. 14
    Final grades due to registrarDec. 16

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginAug. 26
    Labor Day (holiday)Sept. 2

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Sept. 3*
    Midterm grades due to registrarSept. 23
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Oct. 4
    Columbus Day (University closed for JBLM campus only)Oct. 14
    Last day of classesOct. 19
    Final grades due to registrarOct. 21

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginOct.21

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Oct. 28
    Saint Martin's Day/Veteran's Day observed (holiday)Nov. 11
    Priority registration for spring 2020 beginsNov. 18
    Midterm grades due to registrarNov. 18
    Thanksgiving recess
    (No classes Lacey campus only; University open; JBLM classes meet)
    Nov. 27
    Thanksgiving recess (holiday)Nov. 28-29
    Last day for withdrawal (W Grade)Dec. 2*
    Last day of classesDec. 14
    Final grades due to registrarDec. 16
  • Spring 2020

    Main, 04, STAR (16 week)

    EventDate
    Residence halls openJan. 11
    Classes beginJan. 13
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday)Jan. 20

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Jan. 24
    Presidents Day (holiday)Feb. 17
    Spring Break (no classes; University offices open)March 9-13
    Midterm grades due to registrarMarch 9
    Saint Benedict's Day (no classes Lacey campus)March 21

    Advising Week (classes meet)
    Students encouraged to schedule meeting with advisors

    March 23-27
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2020April 6
    Good Friday (holiday)April 10
    Easter Monday (holiday)April 13
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)April 14*
    Study Week
    No University-sponsored social or club activities
    April 27-May 1
    Honors Convocation and Scholars DayApril 28
    Senior Commencement FairApril 30
    Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day
    (No Lacey campus classes)
    May 1
    Final examinationsMay 4-7
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding CeremonyMay 8
    Commencement May 9
    Grades due to registrarMay 11

    Sessions 01, 08, 10 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJan. 13
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (holiday)Jan. 20

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    Jan. 21*
    Midterm grades due to registrarFeb. 10
    Presidents Day (holiday)Feb. 17
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Feb. 21
    Last day of classes March 7
    Final grades due to registrarMarch 9

    Sessions 02, 09, 11 (eight week)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMarch 16

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    March 23
    Priority registration begins for summer/fall 2020April 6
    Good Friday (no Lacey campus classes; JBLM classes meet)April 10
    Easter Monday (no Lacey campus classes; JBLM classes meet)April 13
    Midterm grades due to registrarApril 14*
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)April 24
    Honors Convocation and Scholars DayApril 28
    Senior Commencement FairApril 30
    Chancellor's Baccalaureate Mass & Hooding CeremonyMay 8
    Last day of classesMay 9
    CommencementMay 9
    Final grades due to registrarMay 11
  • Summer 2020

    Main session (12 weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 18
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 25

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 26*
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 29
    Independence Day observed (holiday)July 3
    Independence Day (holiday)July 4
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)July 17
    Summer main session endsAug. 8
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 10
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 22

    Session 01 (six weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 18

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 19
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 25
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 17
    Summer 01 session endsJune 27
    Final grades due to registrarJune 29

    Session 02 (six weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJuly 6

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 7
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 5
    Summer 02 session endsAug. 15
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 17
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 22

    Sessions 05 & 07 (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes begin May 18
    Memorial Day (holiday)May 25

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 26
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 15
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 26
    Independence Day observed (Lacey campus only)July 3
    Independence Day (University closed)July 4
    Summer 05 & 07 sessions endJuly 11
    Final grades due to registrarJuly 13

    STAR session (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJune 29

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 6
    Independence Day observed (Lacey campus only)July 3
    Independence Day (University closed)July 4
    Midterm grades due to registrarJuly 27
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 7
    STAR session ends Aug. 22
    Conferral date for summer graduatesAug. 22
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 24

    Session 08 (eight weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginMay 11

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    May 18
    Midterm grades due to registrarJune 8
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)June 19
    Summer 08 session ends July 4
    Final grades due to registrarJuly 6

    Session 09 (seven weeks)

    EventDate
    Classes beginJuly 6

    Add/drop deadline (no notation)
    Attendance accounting due

    July 13
    Midterm grades due to registrarAug. 3
    Last day for withdrawal (W grade)Aug. 14
    Summer 09 session ends 
    Conferral date for summer graduates
    Aug. 22
    Final grades due to registrarAug. 24