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.

Current Calendars

Jan 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Classes
Jan 19 Spring Classes Begin
Feb 1 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester Classes and ID A Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
Feb 1 Spring Degree Conferral Applications Due
Feb 5 Last Day to Request Late Registration
Feb 9 COVID Study Day
Feb 22 Last Day to Withdraw for ID A Session Classes
Mar 1 Fall Incomplete Grades Due
Mar 10 COVID Study Day
Mar 15 Spring Final Exam Schedule Published Online
Mar 15 ID B Session Classes Begin
Mar 19 Midterm Grades Due
Mar 21 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID B Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
Mar 22 Fall Class Schedule Published Online
Apr 5 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester Classes and ID Full Semester Classes
Apr 8 COVID Study Day
Apr 12 Fall Registration Begins
Apr 15 Summer Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
Apr 19 Last Day to Withdraw for ID B Session Classes
Apr 30 COVID Study Day
May 8 Last Day of Spring Classes
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 (12 p.m. 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 Jan 25 Mar 1
CS 401-V03 Apr 9 May 3
CS 402-V04 Apr 9 May 3
CS 425-V06 Apr 9 May 3
CS 430-V08 Apr 9 May 3
ECE 744-01 Feb 9 Mar 1
HIST 352-J01 Jan 3 Jan 7
HUM 200-J01 Jan 3 Jan 7
HUM 200-J02 Jan 3 Jan 7
MBA 505-V10 Mar 22 Apr 20
MBA 506-101 Jan 25 Mar 1
MBA 506-V10 Jan 25 Mar 1
MBA 576-V10 Mar 22 Apr 20
MBA 595-V02 Jan 21 Feb 8
MBA 595-V04 Mar 19 Apr 6
PHIL 306-V01 Jan 21 Feb 5
PHIL 308-V01 Mar 4 Mar 22
Session A
May 24 Classes 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 Classes/Exams - Summer A
July 5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 7 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer A
Aug 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session B
June 4 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 7 Classes 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 & 5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 12 Last Day to Withdraw - Summer B
July 31 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer B
Aug 4 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer B
Aug 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 & 5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 6 Classes 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
Aug 14 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer C
Aug 18 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer C
Aug 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session D
May 24 Classes 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 & 5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 16 Last Day to Withdraw - Summer D
Aug 14 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer D
Aug 18 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer D
Aug 22 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
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 Aug 9
Aug 23 Fall Classes Begin
Aug 30 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID A Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
Sept 4 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester and ID Full Semester Classes with No Tuition Charges
Sept 6 Labor Day - No Classes
Sept 10 Last Day to Request Late Registration
Sept 13 Fall Degree Conferral Applications Due
Sept 15 Fall Final Exam Schedule Published Online
Sept 20 Last Day to Withdraw for ID A Session Classes
Oct 4 Spring & Summer Incomplete Grades Due
Oct 11 Fall Break Day - No Classes
Oct 18 ID B Session Classes Begin
Oct 22 Midterm Grades Due
Oct 25 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID B Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
Oct 25 Spring & Summer Class Schedules Published Online
Nov 1 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester and ID Full Semester Classes
Nov 8 Spring & Summer Registration Begins
Nov 15 Spring Reinstatement Applications Due for Undergraduate Students
Nov 19 Last Day to Withdraw for ID B Session Classes
Nov 24-28 Thanksgiving Break - No Classes
Dec 4 Last Day of Fall Classes
Dec 5 Last Day to Request an Incomplete Grade
Dec 6-11 Final Exam Week/Final Grading Begins on Dec 6
Dec 15 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST)
Dec 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 510-101 Aug 27 Sept 27
BUS 510-V10 Aug 27 Sept 27
BUS 590-101 Aug 27 Sept 27
BUS 590-V10 Aug 27 Sept 27
ECE 742-V01 Sept 24 Oct 4
ECE 742-V02 Sept 24 Oct 4
MBA 504-101 Oct 22 Nov 22
MBA 504-V10 Oct 22 Nov 22
MBA 505-101 Oct 22 Nov 22
MBA 505-V10 Oct 22 Nov 22
MBA 532-V01 Aug 27 Sept 27
MBA 534-V01 Aug 27 Sept 27

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