2021–2022 Academic Calendar

Subject to revision through January 1, 2021

Fall Semester 2021

Date Scheduled Activity
August 10 All-Campus Opening Activities
August 11 Residence halls open for students attending New Student Registration on August 12
August 11 Fall faculty meeting and faculty development workshops
August 12 Final registration session for new students
August 12 Residence halls open for new students who registered in summer
August 13-15 New Student Orientation (Arch Ceremony on August 13)
August 14 Residence halls open for upperclassmen
August 16 Fall Standard - period begins
August 16
Fall 8-Week Block 1 - period begins
August 18
Fall 8-Week Block 1 - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
August 20 Fall Standard - last day to add a class
August 23 Fall Standard - last day to drop (without record) a class
September 6
Labor Day (No classes)
September 6 Fall Orange - period begins
September 6
Fall 11-Week Session - period begins
September 8
Fall Orange - last day to add a class
September 8
Fall 11-Week Session - last day to add a class
September 13 Fall Orange - last day to drop (without record) a class
September 13
Fall 11-Week Session - last day to drop (without record) a class
September 21 Fall 8-Week Block 1 - last day to withdraw from classes
October 4-5 Fall Standard - Mid-Fall Recess (No classes)
October 10 Fall 8-Week Block 1 - period ends
October 11 Fall 8-Week Block 2 - period begins
October 13 Fall Standard - report grades less than "C"
October 13 Fall 8-Week Block 2 - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
October 27
Fall Standard -last day to withdraw from classes
October 28
Fall Orange - last day to withdraw from classes
October 28
Fall 11-Week Session - last day to withdraw from classes
November 16
Fall 8-Week Block 2 - last day to withdraw from classes
November 21
Fall 11-Week Session - period ends
November 22-24
Fall Orange - final exams
November 24
Fall Orange - period ends
November 24-28 Thanksgiving Recess (No classes)
December 1
Fall Orange - final grades due by 9am
December 3 Deadline to apply for May 2022 Graduation
December 3 Fall Standard - final class day
December 5
Fall 8-Week Block 2 - period ends
December 6-9 Fall Standard - final exams
December 9
Fall Standard - period ends
December 15 Final grades due for Fall Standard, 8-Week Block 1, 8-Week Block 2, and 11-Week Session by 9am

Spring Semester 2022

Date Scheduled Activity
January 3
Winter Orange - period begins
January 5 Winter Orange - last day to add a class
January 8 Residence Halls open
January 10
Winter Orange - last day to drop (without record) a class
January 10 Spring Standard - period begins
January 10
Spring 8-Week Block 1 - period begins
January 12
Spring 8-Week Block 1 - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
January 14 Spring Standard - last day to add a class
January 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No classes)
January 18 Spring Standard - last day to drop (without record) a class
February 15
Spring 8-Week Block 1 - last day to withdraw from classes
February 24
Winter Orange - last day to withdraw from classes
Feb. 28-March 4 Spring Standard - Spring break (No classes)
March 6 Spring 8-Week Block 1 - period ends
March 7 Spring 8-Week Block 2 - period begins
March 9
Spring 8-Week Block 2 - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
March 14 Spring Standard - report grades less than “C"
March 21-23 Winter Orange - final exams
March 23 Winter Orange - period ends
March 28
Winter Orange - final grades due by 9am
March 28
Spring Orange - period begins
March 28
Spring Standard - last day to withdraw from classes
March 30
Spring Orange - last day to add a class
April 4
Spring Orange - last day to drop (without record) a class
April 12
Spring 8-Week Block 2 - last day to withdraw from classes
April 15-18 Easter Holiday (No classes)
April 29 Spring Standard - final class day
April 29 Deadline to apply for December 2022 graduation
May 1 Spring 8-Week Block 2 - period ends
May 2-5 Spring Standard - final exams
May 5
Spring Standard - period ends
May 7 Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement
May 11 Final grades due for Spring Standard, Spring 8-Week Block 1, Spring 8-Week Block 2 by 9 am
May 19
Spring Orange - last day to withdraw from classes
June 13-15 Spring Orange - final exams
June 15
Spring Orange - period ends
June 20
Spring Orange - final grades by 9am

Summer Sessions 2022

Date Scheduled Activity
May 16
Summer Standard - period begins
May 16
Summer 6-Week Session A - period begins
May 18
Summer 6-Week Session A - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
May 18
Summer Standard - last day to add a class
May 23
Summer Standard - last day to drop (without record) a class
May 30
Memorial Day (No classes)
May 30
Summer 10-Week Session - period begins
May 30
Summer 8-Week Block - period begins
June 1
Summer 10-Week Session - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
June 1
Summer 8-Week Block - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
June 13
Summer 6-Week Session A - last day to withdraw from classes
June 20
Summer Orange - period begins
June 22
Summer Orange - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
June 26
Summer 6-Week Session A - period ends
June 27
Summer 6-Week Session B - period begins
June 29
Summer 6-Week Session B - last day to add/drop (without record) a class
July 4
Independence Day (No classes)
July 5
Summer 8-Week Block - last day to withdraw from classes
July 8
Summer Standard - last day to withdraw from classes
July 14
Summer 10-Week Session - last day to withdraw from classes
July 24
Summer 8-Week Block - period ends
July 25
Summer 6-Week Session B - last day to withdraw from classes
August 3
Summer Orange - last day to withdraw from classes
August 5
Summer Standard - period ends
August 7
Summer 10-Week Session - period ends
August 7
Summer 6-Week Session B - period ends
August 10
Final grades due for Summer Standard, 6-Week Session A, 6-Week Session B, 8-Week Block, and 10-Week Session by 9am
August 26
Summer Orange - period ends
August 31
Summer Orange - final grades due by 9am

Notes: Operations during inclement weather are reported at https://www.findlay.edu/offices/student-affairs/safety-security/Campus-Alerts.

In most instances, inclement weather does not interrupt online class delivery.

*Withdrawals from a course after the session has started may incur financial liability. It is the student's responsibility to review the Tuition Refund Policy prior to withdrawal.