Office of the Registrar

Academic Calendar

The dates below represent 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 at www.kentlaw.iit.edu/current-students/academic-affairs.

Academic Year 2021–2022

August 23 Fall Classes Begin
August 30 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID A Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
September 4 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester and ID Full Semester Classes with No Tuition Charges
September 6 Labor Day—No Classes
September 10 Last Day to Request Late Registration
September 13 Fall Degree Conferral Applications Due
September 17 No Classes after 1 p.m.—IIT Presidential Inauguration
September 20 Last Day to Withdraw for ID A Session Classes
September 29 Fall Final Exam Schedule Published Online
October 4 Spring and Summer Incomplete Grades Due
October 11 Fall Break Day—No Classes
October 18 ID B Session Classes Begin
October 22 Midterm Grades Due
October 25 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID B Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
October 25 Spring and Summer Class Schedules Published Online
November 1 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester and ID Full Semester Classes
November 8 Spring and Summer Registration Begins
November 15 Spring Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
November 19 Last Day to Withdraw for ID B Session Classes
November 24-28 Thanksgiving Break—No Classes
December 4 Last Day of Fall Classes
December 5 Last Day to Request an Incomplete Grade
December 6-11 Final Exam Week/Final Grading Begins on December 6
December 15 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)
December 21 Fall Degree Conferral

Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines

COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
BUS 510-05 August 27 September 27
BUS 510-10 August 27 September 27
BUS 510-101 August 27 September 27
BUS 510-V10 August 27 September 27
BUS 532-01 September 17 October 4
BUS 590-101 August 27 September 27
BUS 590-V10 August 27 September 27
COM 380-J01 December 14 December 18
ECE 742-V01 September 24 October 4
ECE 742-V02 September 24 October 4
MBA 504-05 August 27 September 27
MBA 504-10 August 27 September 27
MBA 504-101 August 27 September 27
MBA 504-V10 October 22 November 22
MBA 505-101 October 22 November 22
MBA 505-V10 October 22 November 22
MBA 532-V01 August 27 September 27
MBA 534-V01 August 27 September 27
MSF 501-05 August 27 September 27
MSF 503-05 August 27 September 27
PHIL 304-J01 December 14 December 18
January 10 Spring Courses Begin
January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—No Classes
January 18 ID Full Semester and A Session Courses Begin
January 22 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester Courses with No Tuition Charges
January 25 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID A Session Courses with No Tuition Charges
January 28 Last Day to Request Late Registration
January 31 Spring Degree Conferral Applications Due
February 1 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID Full Semester Courses with No Tuition Charges
February 16 Spring Final Exam Schedule Published Online
February 21 Fall Incomplete Grades Due
February 21 Last Day to Withdraw for ID A Session Courses
March 11 Midterm Grades Due
March 14–19 Spring Break Week—No Classes
March 21 Fall Course Schedule Published Online
March 21 ID B Session Courses Begin
March 28 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester Courses
March 28 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID B Session Courses with No Tuition Charges
April 4 Fall Registration Begins
April 4 Last Day to Withdraw for ID Full Semester Courses
April 15 Summer Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
April 17 Last Day to Withdraw for ID B Session Courses
April 30 Last Day of Spring Courses
May 1 Last Day to Request an Incomplete Grade
May 2–7 Final Exam Week/Final Grading Begins on May 2
May 11 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)
May 14 Spring Degree Conferral and Commencement

Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines

COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
HUM 200-J01 December 30 January 3
HIST 353-J01 December 30 January 3
Session A
May 16 Courses Begin—Summer A
May 21 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer A
May 27 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer A
May 30 Memorial Day—No Classes
June 3 Midterm Grades Due—Summer A
June 3 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 10 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer A
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
June 20 Juneteenth Holiday—No Classes
June 25 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer A
June 29 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer A
August 13 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session B
May 31 Courses Begin—Summer B
June 3 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 4 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer B
June 10 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer B
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
June 20 Juneteenth Holiday—No Classes
June 24 Midterm Grades Due—Summer B
July 4 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 5 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer B
July 23 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer B
July 27 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer B
August 13 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session C
June 3 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
June 27 Courses Begin—Summer C
July 2 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer C
July 4 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 8 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer C
July 15 Midterm Grades Due—Summer C
July 15 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer C
August 6 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer C
August 10 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer C
August 13 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session D
May 16 Courses Begin—Summer D
May 25 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges—Summer D
May 30 Memorial Day—No Classes
June 1 Last Day to Request Late Registration—Summer D
June 3 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 15 Fall Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
June 20 Juneteenth Holiday—No Classes
June 24 Midterm Grades Due—Summer D
July 4 Independence Day Holiday—No Classes
July 8 Last Day to Withdraw—Summer D
August 6 Last Day of Courses/Exams—Summer D
August 10 Final Grades Due at Noon (CST)—Summer D
August 13 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral

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