Academic Calendar

March 5, 2021

A session - Final day to withdraw from a class (“W” will appear on transcript) & last day to change from Credit to Audit.

March 19, 2021

A session - Last day of classes

March 22, 2021

B session - Classes begin

March 23, 2021

A session - Final grades due to be submitted by instructors to Registrar's Office. Grades will post for student viewing by Friday the 26th.
Midterm grades due for submission to the Registrar's Office. Grades will post for student viewing by Friday the 26th.

March 25, 2021

All students may register for Summer classes beginning at 7:00 am. No registration PINS are required for Summer classes.
CHHS and A&S Grad Students: CSD, EDD, MED, MOT, DPT, and OTD students may begin registering for Fall classes at 7:00 am

March 26, 2021

BIIA and Saint Luke's Graduate students may begin registering for Fall classes at 7:00 am

March 29, 2021

B session - Last day to Add a class or Drop a class to receive a 100% refund. No add'l signatures required; returning stdts use Reg PINS to Drop classes in the portal until this date. New stdts fill out Change of Registration form found on Registrar page.
B session - Last day for Independent Study contracts, to change Audit to Credit, and select Pass/No Pass.
All Seniors (90+ hours), Senior Honors, Second Degrees, Joint UMKC program, and Post-Bac students may begin registering for Fall classes at 7:00 am

March 30, 2021

Degree Candidacy deadline to apply for December 2021 graduation. (Late graduation fee will be assessed after this date.)
Nursing, Pre-nursing, and Nursing Intent students may begin registering for Fall classes at 8:00 am

March 31, 2021

B session - Last day to change from Pass to No Pass.

April 1, 2021

Junior Honors Program students (60-89 hours) may begin registering for Fall classes at 8:00 am

April 2, 2021

Good Friday - No classes; University offices closed

April 2, 2021 to April 5, 2021

Easter Break

April 6, 2021

B session - Last day to withdraw from class and receive a 50% refund.
Juniors (60-89 hours) may begin registering for Fall classes at 7:00 am

April 8, 2021

Sophomore Honors Program students (30-59 hours) may begin registering for Fall classes at 8:00 am

April 9, 2021

Full Term session - Final day to withdraw from a class (“W” will appear on transcript) & last day to change from Credit to Audit.

April 12, 2021

Sophomores (30-59 hours) may begin registering for Fall classes at 7:00 am

April 15, 2021

Freshman Honors Program students (0-29 hours) may begin registering for Fall classes at 8:00 am

April 19, 2021

Summer 2021 bills available through the campus portal
Freshman (0-29 hours) may begin registering for Fall classes at 7:00 am

April 26, 2021

Unclassified, Non-degree seeking, & KCASE students may begin registering for Fall classes at 8:00 am (must register in person)

April 29, 2021

B session - Final day to withdraw from a class (“W” will appear on transcript) & last day to change from Credit to Audit.

May 4, 2021

Full Term session - Last day of classes

May 5, 2021

Final Exams Study Day (Full Term only, B session classes will meet)

May 6, 2021 to May 12, 2021

Final Exams

May 12, 2021

May Degree Date
B session - Last day of classes

May 13, 2021

Final Exam Make-up Day

May 18, 2021

Full Term and B session - Final grades due to be submitted by instructors to Registrar's Office. Grades will post for student viewing by Friday the 21st.

May 19, 2021

Payment deadline for 1st 5-week, 8-week, & 10-week summer session 2021

May 20, 2021

Students who have not made payment or payment arrangements for Summer will be assessed a late fee of $150.
Baccalaureate at 7pm

May 21, 2021

Commencement ceremony for May and (upcoming) August graduates

May 28, 2021

Registration for 2021 Summer Session - ONE DAY ONLY

May 31, 2021

Memorial Day - No classes, University offices closed

June 1, 2021

10-week, 8-week, 1st 5-week summer sessions - Classes begin

June 23, 2021

Spring Incomplete grades are due
Last day to keep May graduation date

July 2, 2021

1st 5-week summer session - Last day of classes

July 5, 2021

July 4th holiday observed - No classes, University offices closed

July 6, 2021

2nd 5-week summer session - Classes begin

July 23, 2021

8-week summer sesson - Last day of classes

August 6, 2021

August Degree Date
10-week & 2nd 5-week summer sessions - Last day of classes

August 10, 2021

Payment deadline for Fall classes.

August 23, 2021

Full Term and A session - Classes begin

August 30, 2021

Full Term and A session - Last day to Add or Drop a class to receive a 100% refund. No add'l signatures required; returning stdts use Reg PINS to Drop classes in the portal until this date. New stdts fill out Change of Registration form on Registrar page.
Full Term and A session - Last day for Independent Study contracts, to change Audit to Credit, and select Pass/No Pass.

September 1, 2021

A session - Final day to change credit from Pass to No Pass.

September 7, 2021

Full Term session - Last day to withdraw from class and receive 75% refund.
A session - Last day to withdraw from classes and receive 50% refund.

September 10, 2021

Full Term - Last day to change from Pass to No Pass and to select Honors Option.

September 13, 2021

Full Term session - Last day to withdraw from class and receive 50% refund.

September 20, 2021

Full Term session - Last day to withdraw from class and receive 25% refund.

September 30, 2021

Degree candidacy deadline to apply for May 2022 graduation. (Late graduation fee will be assessed after this date.)

October 1, 2021

A session - Final day to withdraw from a class (“W” will appear on transcript) & last day to change from Credit to Audit.

October 15, 2021

A session - Last day of classes

October 18, 2021

B session - Classes begin

October 19, 2021

A session - Final grades due to be submitted by instructors to Registrar's Office. Grades will post for student viewing by Friday the 22nd.
Midterm grades due for submission by instructors to the Registrar's Office. Grades will post for student viewing by Friday the 22nd.

October 22, 2021 to October 25, 2021

Fall Break - No classes, University offices open

October 26, 2021

B session - Last day to drop classes and receive 100% refund.
B session - Last day for Independent Study contracts, to change Audit to Credit, and select Pass/No Pass.

October 27, 2021

B session - Last day to change Pass/No Pass credit.

November 1, 2021

B session - Last day to withdraw from classes and receive 50% refund.

November 5, 2021

Full Term - Final day to withdraw from a class (“W” will appear on transcript) & last day to change from Credit to Audit.

November 24, 2021 to November 26, 2021

Thanksgiving Break - No classes, University offices closed

November 29, 2021

B session - Final day to withdraw from a class (“W” will appear on transcript) & last day to change from Credit to Audit.

December 3, 2021

Full Term - Last day of classes

December 6, 2021 to December 10, 2021

Final Exams - December 6th through 10th

December 10, 2021

Full Term and B session - Last day of semester
December Degree Date

December 11, 2021

Commencement ceremony for December graduates

December 14, 2021

Full Term and B session - Final grades due to be submitted by instructors to Registrar's Office. Grades will post for student viewing by Friday the 17th.

January 21, 2022

Final day to keep December 2021 graduation date

January 30, 2022

Degree Candidacy deadline to apply for August 2022 graduation. (Late graduation fee will be assessed after this date.)

May 11, 2022

May Degree Date

May 13, 2022

Baccalaureate at 2pm

May 12, 2023

Baccalaureate at 2pm

May 10, 2024

Baccalaureate at 2pm