Academic and Student Affairs

Academic Calendars

NOTE: Holidays are subject to approval by The University of Texas System Board of Regents. University holidays can be found at the UT System website.

  • 2021-2022 Academic Calendar

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    Fall 2021

    Classes begin August 30 and end December 10 (15 weeks in length)

    DayMonthDescription
    23-27AugustOrientation and Registration (SHP New Students)
    27AugustRegistration and Fee Payment Deadlines – Fall 2021 (all students)
    30AugustClasses Begin – Fall 2021
    6SeptemberLabor Day - School Closed
    13SeptemberLast Day to Add or Drop a Course by 5:00 pm – Fall 2021 (Census Date)
    22NovemberLast Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" – Fall 2021
    25-26NovemberThanksgiving Holiday - School Closed
    6DecemberStudy Day – No Classes
    8DecemberOnline Registration for Spring 2022 – Opens at 8:00 am for Returning Students
    7 - 10DecemberFinal Examination Period
    10DecemberLast Day of Fall 2021 Semester (Diploma date - December 17, 2021)
    17DecemberGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Fall 2021 (All Students)
    24-31DecemberWinter Holiday - School Closed

    Date Updated: 30-NOV-2021


    Spring 2022

    Classes begin January 5 and end April 22 (16 weeks in length - inclusive of Spring Break)

    DayMonthDescription
    4JanuaryRegistration and Fee Payment Deadlines – Spring 2022 (all students)
    5JanuaryClasses Begin - Spring 2022
    17JanuaryMartin Luther King Day - School Closed
    20JanuaryLast Day to Add or Drop a Course by 5:00 pm – Spring 2022 (Census Date)
    14 - 18MarchSpring Break Holidays (Monday – Friday) - No Classes (Subject to change)
    May not apply to all programs.
    21MarchClasses Resume
    1AprilOnline Registration for Summer 2022 opens at 8:00 am for Returning Students
    4AprilLast Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" – Spring 2022
    18AprilStudy Day – No Classes
    19 - 22AprilFinal Examination Period
    22AprilLast Day of Spring 2022 Semester (Diploma date – April 29, 2022)
    29AprilGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Spring 2022 (All Students)

    Date Updated: 29-OCT-2021


    Summer 2022

    Classes begin May 9 and end August 12 (13 weeks in length)

    DayMonthDescription
    6MayRegistration and Fee Payment Deadlines – Summer 2022 (all students)
    9MayClasses Begin – Summer 2022
    23MayLast Day to Add or Drop a Course by 5:00 pm – Summer 2022 (Census Date)
    30MayMemorial Day – No Classes
    4JulyIndependence Day – No Classes
    25JulyLast Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" – Summer 2022
    1AugustOnline Registration for Fall 2022 Opens at 8:00 am for Returning Students
    8AugustStudy Day – No Classes
    9-12AugustFinal Examination Period
    12AugustLast Day of Summer 2022 Semester (Diploma date - August 19, 2022)
    16AugustGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Summer 2022 (Graduating Students)
    19AugustGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Summer 2022 (Returning Students)
    19AugustCommencement for SHP Students (for terms Fall 2021, Spring 2022 & Summer 2022)

    Date Updated: 30-NOV-2021

  • 2022-2023 Academic Calendar

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    Fall 2022

    Classes begin August 29 and end December 9 (15 weeks in length)

    DayMonthDescription
    22-26AugustOrientation and Registration Week (SHP New Students)
    26AugustRegistration and Fee Payment Deadlines – Fall 2022 (all students)
    29AugustClasses Begin – Fall 2022
    14SeptemberLast Day to Add or Drop a Course by 5:00 pm – Fall 2022 (Census Date)
    21NovemberLast Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" – Fall 2022
    1DecemberOnline Registration for Spring 2023 – Opens at 8:00 am for Returning Students
    5DecemberStudy Day – No Classes
    6 - 9DecemberFinal Examination Period
    9DecemberLast Day of Fall 2022 Semester (Diploma date - December 16, 2022)
    16DecemberGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Fall 2022 (All Students)

    Date Updated: 29-OCT-2021


    Spring 2023

    Classes begin January 4 and end April 21 (16 weeks in length - inclusive of Spring Break)

    DayMonthDescription
    3JanuaryRegistration and Fee Payment Deadlines – Spring 2023 (all students)
    4JanuaryClasses Begin - Spring 2023
    19JanuaryLast Day to Add or Drop a Course by 5:00 pm – Spring 2023 (Census Date)
    13 - 17MarchSpring Break Holidays (Monday – Friday) - No Classes (Subject to change)
    May not apply to all programs.
    20MarchClasses Resume
    3AprilOnline Registration for Summer 2023 opens at 8:00 am for Returning Students
    3AprilLast Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" – Spring 2023
    17AprilStudy Day – No Classes
    18 - 21AprilFinal Examination Period
    21AprilLast Day of Spring 2023 Semester (Diploma date – April 28, 2023)
    28AprilGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Spring 2023 (All Students)

    Date Updated: 29-OCT-2021


    Summer 2023

    Classes begin May 8 and end August 4 (13 weeks in length)

    DayMonthDescription
    5MayRegistration and Fee Payment Deadlines – Summer 2023 (all students)
    8MayClasses Begin – Summer 2023
    15MayLast Day to Add or Drop a Course by 5:00 pm – Summer 2023 (Census Date)
    24JulyLast Day to Withdraw from a Course with a "W" – Summer 2023
    31JulyStudy Day – No Classes
    1AugustOnline Registration for Fall 2023 Opens at 8:00 am for Returning Students
    1 - 4AugustFinal Examination Period
    4AugustLast Day of Summer 2023 Semester (Diploma date - August 18, 2023)
    11AugustGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Summer 2023 (Graduating Students)
    15AugustGrades Due by 12:00 Noon for Summer 2023 (Returning Students)
    18AugustCommencement for SHP Students (for terms Fall 2022, Spring 2023 & Summer 2023)

    Date Updated: 29-OCT-2021


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