Academic Calendar

To view the CPS Expanded Academic Calendars in grid format, click here.

Spring 2021 Graduate Quarter

First day of registration for spring classesMonday, February 8
Care Day (USA/CAN), no classesMonday, April 12
First day of full and first-half spring sessionsTuesday, April 13
Last day of online class add for first-half spring session classesMonday, April 19
Last day of “I Am Here” for full-quarter and first-half spring classesMonday, April 19
Last day of online class add for full spring session classesMonday, April 26
Last day to drop a full or first-half spring session class without a “W” gradeMonday, April 26
Last day to drop a first-half spring session class with a “W” gradeSunday, May 16
Final exams for first-half spring sessionMonday, May 17
First day of second-half spring classesMonday, May 24
Last day of online class add for second-half spring session classesSunday, May 30
Last day to drop a second-half spring session class without a “W” gradeMonday, June 7
Last day to drop a full or second-half spring session class with a “W” gradeSunday, June 27
Final exams for full and second-half spring session classesMonday, June 28

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

summer 2021 Undergraduate Semester

First day of registration for summer classesMonday, February 8
First day of full and first-half summer sessionsMonday, May 10
Last day of online class add for first-half summer session classesSunday, May 16
Last day of online class add for full semester summer classesSunday, May 23
Last day to drop a full or first-half summer session class without a “W” gradeSunday, May 23
Victoria Day (CAN), no classesMonday, May 24
Memorial Day (USA), no classesMonday, May 31
Last day of online class add for second-half summer classesSunday, May 30
Last day of first half summer classesSaturday, June 26
Last day to drop a first-half summer class with a W gradeSunday, June 27
Final exams for first-half summer classes June 28-29
First day of second-half summer classesWednesday, June 30
Independence Day observed (USA), no classesMonday, July 5
Last day of online class add for second-half summer classesWednesday, July 7
Last day to drop a second-half summer class without a W gradeWednesday, July 14
Last day of full semester summer classesSaturday, August 14
Last day to drop a full-semester summer class with a W gradeSunday, August 15
First day of final exams for full semester summer classesMonday, August 16
Last day of second-half summer classesWednesday, August 18
Last day to drop a second-half summer class with a W gradeWednesday, August 18
First day of final exams for second half summer classesThursday, August 19

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

Summer 2021 Graduate Quarter

First day of registration for summer classesMonday, April 26
First day of full-quarter, first-half, and six-week summer classesMonday, July 12
Last day of online class add for first-half and six-week summer classesSunday, July 18
Last day of online class add for full-quarter summer classesSunday, July 25
Last day to drop a full-quarter, first-half, or six-week summer class without a W gradeSunday, July 25
Last day to drop a first-half summer session class with a “W” gradeSunday, August 1
Last day of first-half summer classesSaturday, August 7
First day of second-half summer classesMonday, August 9
Last day of online class add for second-half summer classesSunday, August 15
Last day to drop a six-week summer class with a “W” gradeSunday, August 15
Last day to drop a second-half summer class without a W gradeSunday, August 22
Last day to drop a full-quarter or second-half summer class with a W gradeSunday, August 29
Last day of full-quarter and second-half summer classesTuesday, September 7

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

Fall 2021 Undergraduate Semester

First day of registration for fall classesMonday, June 21
First day of fall classesWednesday, September 8
Last day of online class add for fall classesThursday, September 16
Last day to elect pass/fail for fall classes (may be extended by instructor to October 29)Tuesday, September 21
Last day to drop a fall class without a W gradeTuesday, September 28
Last day to file a Final Exam Conflict Form for fall classesFriday, October 1
Indigenous Peoples Day (USA), Thanksgiving Day (CAN), no classesMonday, October 11
Veterans Day (USA), Remembrance Day (CAN – Vancouver only), no classesThursday, November 11
First day of Thanksgiving recess, no classesWednesday, November 24
Classes resumeMonday, November 29
Last day of fall classesWednesday, December 8
Last day to drop a fall class with a W gradeThursday, December 9
First day of final exams for fall classesFriday, December 10
Last day of final exams for fall classesFriday, December 17

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.

Fall 2021 graduate Quarter

First day of registration for fall classesMonday, June 21
First day of full-quarter and first half fall classesMonday, September 20
Last day of online class add for first-half fall classesSunday, September 26
Last day of online class add for full-quarter fall classesSunday, October 3
Last day to drop a full-quarter or first-half fall class without a W gradeSunday, October 3
Indigenous Peoples Day (USA), Thanksgiving Day (CAN), no classesMonday, October 11
Last day to drop a first-half fall session class with a “W” gradeSunday, October 24
First day of final exams for first-half fall classesMonday, October 25
Last day of first-half fall classes/final examsSaturday, October 30
First day of second-half fall classesMonday, November 1
Last day of online class add for second-half fall classesSunday, November 7
Veterans Day (USA), Remembrance Day (CAN -Vancouver only), no classesThursday, November 11
Last day to drop a second-half fall class without a W gradeSunday, November 14
First day of Thanksgiving recessMonday, November 22
Classes resumeMonday, November 29
Last day to drop a full-quarter or second-half fall class with a W gradeSunday, December 12
First day of final exams for full quarter and second-half fall classesMonday, December 13
Last day of full-quarter and second-half fall classes/final examsSaturday, December 18
First day of winter breakMonday, December 20

For the CPS refund policy, click here, then select the Refunds for Withdrawal link and scroll down to the College of Professional Studies section.