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Academic Calendar

2021 - 2022



Fall 2021 - Post-Hurricane Ida Academic Calendar

August 23 Fall Classes Begin
August 27 Last Day to Confirm Enrollment
August 30 - Sept. 4 Classes canceled - Hurricane Ida
September 6 Labor Day  (Holiday)
September 7-10 Classes canceled - Hurricane Ida
September 13 Classes resume online for BMS students
September 17 Last day to register/add classes
Last day to drop with 100% tuition/fee refund
October 4 Classes resume in-person for BMS students (subject to revision)
October 24 Last Day to Drop Without Record
October 29 Last Day to Withdraw
November 24 - 25 Thanksgiving  (Holiday)
November 29 Classes resume
December 22 Last Day of Classes
December 23 Grades due for Graduating Students
December 24 -
January 1
Winter Recess (Holiday)
December 31 Fall Degree Conferral Date
January 5 Grades due for Non-Graduating Students

Spring 2022

January 10 Spring Semester Begins for BMS
(Note: Individual Course Directors may start their courses as late as the week of Jan 17)
January 17 Martin Luther King Day (Holiday)
January 18 Spring Classes begin
January 24 Last Day to Confirm Enrollment
January 28 Last Day to Register/Add Classes
February 18 Last Day to Drop without Record
February 28 Lundi Gras (Holiday)
March 1 Mardi Gras (Holiday)
March 2 Classes Resume
March 21 Last Day to Withdraw
March 28 - April 3 Spring Break for Undergrads, BMS Students in Classrooms and Labs
May 4 Last Day of Classes
May 7 - 12 Final Exam Period
May 20 Commencement (BMS)
May 21 Unified Commencement