2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Academic Calendars

Academic Calendar 2021-2022

A more detailed calendar with add, drop, withdrawal, refund, and program-specific dates can be found online at https://www.cuchicago.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendars/.

Summer 2021

Activity Date Note
Term Begins May 10, 2021
Memorial Day May 31, 2021 No Classes
Independence Day Observance July 5, 2021 No Classes
Term Ends August 27, 2021
Graduation Date August 27, 2021

There is no Commencement Ceremony for summer completers. Undergraduate students anticipating a summer graduation with 6 or less remaining credits are eligible to participate in the Spring commencement ceremony.  Undergraduate students anticipating a summer graduation with more than 6 remaining credits may participate in the commencement ceremony for the following Fall term.

Fall 2021

Activity Date Note
Term Begins August 30, 2021
Labor Day September 6, 2021 No Classes
Thanksgiving Break November 24-26, 2021 No Classes
Term Ends December 17, 2021
Fall Commencement Ceremony December 18, 2021

Spring 2022

Activity Date Note
Term Begins January 10, 2022
Martin Luther King Jr. Observance January 17, 2022 No Classes
Spring Break March 7-11, 2022 No Classes
Easter Break April 15-18, 2022 No Classes
Term Ends May 6, 2022
Spring Commencement Ceremony May 7, 2022

Summer 2022

Activity Date Note
Term Begins May 9, 2022
Memorial Day May 30, 2022 No Classes
Independence Day July 4, 2022 No Classes
Term Ends August 26, 2022
Graduation Date August 26, 2022

There is no Commencement Ceremony for summer completers. Undergraduate students anticipating a summer graduation with 6 or less remaining credits are eligible to participate in the Spring commencement ceremony.  Undergraduate students anticipating a summer graduation with more than 6 remaining credits may participate in the commencement ceremony for the following Fall term.