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Academic Calendar Dates

William & Mary's phased plan to reopen campus for in-person operations will include shifts for the academic year 2020-2021. Visit www.wm.edu/pathforward for more information.

Resources
Academic Calendars through 2030 (pdf)

To view a list of pdfs for each undergraduate academic year through 2030, click below.

Click here to view Academic Calendars through 2030 (pdf)

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Summer 2021

More dates may be added as they become available.

Summer Session 1
March 22 Summer registration begins
March 29 NDS Summer registration begins
May 17

Last day to accept NDS applications

May 31

Memorial Day (offices closed)

June 1

First day of classes
Add/drop period begins

June 4 Last day to add/drop
June 5 Withdrawal period begins
June 18 Last day to withdraw
Juneteenth (offices closed, classes may be in session)

July 2

Last day of classes

July 5

Independence Day (offices closed)

July 9

Final grades due at 12 p.m.

August 27 Summer degree conferral (no ceremony)
Summer Session 2
March 22 Summer registration begins
March 29 NDS Summer registration begins
June 21

Last day to accept NDS applications

July 5

Independence Day (offices closed)

July 6

First day of classes
Add/drop period begins

July 9 Last day to add/drop
July 10 Withdrawal period begins
July 23 Last day to withdraw

August 6

Last day of classes

August 13

Final grades due at 12 p.m.

August 27 Summer degree conferral (no ceremony)
Summer Session 3
March 22 Summer registration begins
March 29 NDS Summer registration begins
May 17

Last day to accept NDS applications

May 31

Memorial Day (offices closed)

June 1

First day of classes
Add/drop period begins

June 10 Last day to add/drop
June 11 Withdrawal period begins
June 18 Juneteenth (offices closed, classes may be in session)
July 5 Independence Day (offices closed, classes may be in session)
July 9 Last day to withdraw
August 6 Last day of classes
August 13

Final grades due at 12 p.m.

August 27 Summer degree conferral (no ceremony)

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Fall 2021

Dates may be added as they become available.

August  18 Last day to accept NDS applications
August 27-31 New Student Orientation
August 31

Add/drop period begins at 1:00 p.m.
Juniors and Seniors may elect to take a course Pass/Fail or Audit

September 1

First day of classes
Non-degree seeking registration begins

September 6

Labor Day (offices closed, classes in session)

September 10

Last day to add/drop
Last day for Juniors and Seniors to elect to take a course Pass/Fail or Audit

September 11 Withdrawal period begins

 October 1

Deadline to apply for graduation in 2022
Deadline for 2022 graduates to have social class changed prior to Spring 2022 registration

October 11-31

Midterm grading period

October 16-19

Fall Break

October 20

Classes resume after Fall Break

October 25 - November 5 Advising period
October 29 Deadline to declare major/minor for guaranteed processing before Spring 2022 priority registration
November 1 Last day to withdraw from a full-term course
November 2 Election Day (offices closed, classes in session)
November 8-11

Spring 2022 priority registration for continuing students 

November 15 -
December 10

Spring 2022 schedule adjustment for continuing students

November 24-28

Thanksgiving Break (offices closed, no classes)

November 29

Classes resume from Thanksgiving Break

December 10

Last day of classes

December 11-12, 18-19

Reading periods

December 13-17, 20-21

Final exams

December 22 -
January 14, 2022

Spring 2022 schedule adjustment for continuing students
January 3, 2022 Fall final grades due by 9 a.m.
January 21, 2022 Winter undergraduate degree conferral (no ceremony)

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Spring 2022

Dates will be added as they become available.

January 25 Add/drop period begins at 1:00 p.m.
Juniors and Seniors may elect to take a course Pass/Fail or Audit
January 26 First day of classes
February 4 Last day to add/drop
February 5 Withdrawal period begins
March 7-27 Midterm grading period
March 21 - April 1 Advising period
March 28 Last day to withdraw from a full term course
April 4-7 Fall 2022 priority registration for continuing students
April 11 Fall 2022 schedule adjustment begins for continuing students
May 6 Last day of classes
May 7-8, 14-15 Reading periods
May 9-13, 16-17 Exam periods
May 19 Spring grades due at 9 a.m. for graduating students
May 21-22 Spring Degree Conferral and Commencement Ceremony
May 24 Remaining Spring grades due at 9 a.m.

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