Academic Calendar

The dates below represent the official academic deadlines and informational dates for the semesters displayed.

Note: "ID" signifies Institute of Design.

The academic calendar for Chicago-Kent College of Law is made available by the Conviser Law Center Registrar's Office.

Current Calendars

Spring 2021

January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—No Classes
January 19 Spring Courses Begin
February 1 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester Courses and ID A Session Courses with No Tuition Charges
February 1 Spring Degree Conferral Applications Due
February 5 Last Day to Request Late Registration
February 9 COVID-19 Study Day
February 22 Last Day to Withdraw for ID A Session Courses
March 1 Fall Incomplete Grades Due
March 10 COVID-19 Study Day
March 15 Spring Final Exam Schedule Published Online
March 15 ID B Session Courses Begin
March 19 Midterm Grades Due
March 21 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID B Session Courses with No Tuition Charges
March 22 Fall Course Schedule Published Online
April 5 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester Courses and ID Full Semester Courses
April 8 COVID-19 Study Day
April 12 Fall Registration Begins
April 15 Summer Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
April 19 Last Day to Withdraw for ID B Session Courses
April 30 COVID Study Day
May 8 Last Day of Spring Courses
May 9 Last Day to Request an Incomplete Grade
May 10–14 Final Exam Period/Final Grading Begins on May 10
May 18 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)
May 15 Spring Commencement Ceremony
May 22 Spring Degree Conferral
 
Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines
COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
BUS 510-V10 January 25 March 1
ECE 744-01 February 9 March 1
HIST 352-J01 January 3 January 7
HUM 200-J01 January 3 January 7
HUM 200-J02 January 3 January 7
MBA 505-V10 March 22 April 20
MBA 506-101 January 25 March 1
MBA 506-V10 January 25 March 1
MBA 576-V10 March 22 April 20
MBA 595-V02 January 21 February 8
MBA 595-V04 March 19 April 6
PHIL 306-V01 January 21 February 5
PHIL 308-V01 March 4 March 22

Summer 2021

Session A
May 24 Courses Begin—Summer A
May 29 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer A
May 31 Memorial Day—No Classes
June 4 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer A
June 4 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 11 Midterm Grades Due—Summer A
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
June 18 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer A
July 2 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 3 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer A
July 5 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 7 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer A
August 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session B
June 4 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 7 Courses Begin—Summer B
June 12 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer B
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
June 18 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer B
July 1 Midterm Grades Due—Summer B
July 2 and 5 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 12 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer B
July 31 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer B
August 4 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer B
August 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session C
June 4 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
July 2 and 5 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 6 Courses Begin—Summer C
July 10 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer C
July 16 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer C
July 23 Midterm Grades Due—Summer C
July 23 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer C
August 14 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer C
August 18 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer C
August 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session D
May 24 Courses Begin—Summer D
May 31 Memorial Day—No Classes
May 31 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer D
June 4 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 7 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer D
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
July 1 Midterm Grades Due—Summer D
July 2 and 5 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 16 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer D
August 14 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer D
August 18 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer D
August 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines
COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
ECE 742-01 May 23 May 31
MBA 595-V02 May 31 June 21
MBA 595-V04 July 26 August 9

Future Academic Calendars

The academic calendars for future years are made available on our Subsequent Academic Years page. Please note that all future dates are subject to change.

Historical Academic Calendars and Term Dates

For your reference, academic dates for previous semesters are made available on our Registrar Archives page.

Additional Calendars

Final Exam Schedule

University Holidays