Catalog 2020-2021

Academic Calendar 2020 - 2021

* Please refer to the “Regular Hours of Operation” for Saturday and Sunday building hours. On holidays listed as “Offices Closed”, Building 36 will be open from 11am – 6pm. On holidays listed as “Closed”, all Institute buildings will be closed.

The Institute publishes academic calendars going forward 5 years and keeps a history of calendars going back 10 years on our website: Official Academic Calendars.  

Fall Semester 2020

Fall Semester 2019/September 9 – December 14, 2019

 

Fall Semester 2020/September 8 – December 15, 2020

Payment Deadline for returning students

August 30

New Student Orientation

September 2-4

Labor Day Holiday – Closed*

September 7

First day of classes

September 8 (Tuesday)

Registration/Add deadline

September 14

Indigenous Peoples’ Day/Columbus Day Holiday – Offices Closed*

October 12

Last day to elect the pass/fail option

October 12

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date

October 12

Advisement/Registration period for Spring 2021

October 19 –November 6

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

October 26

Thanksgiving break – Closed* (Classes end at 4:00 p.m. on Nov. 25 and resume on Nov. 30)

November 26 – 27

Last day of classes for the Fall Semester

December 7 (Monday)

Reading Days

December 8 – 9

Final Examinations (Click this link for detailed schedule)

December 10 – 15

Deadline for completion of thesis requirements for January 2021 diploma

December 15

Winter Break – Closed*

To Be Determined

Official Graduation Date for Jan. 2021 graduates (Jan. Graduates attend the May 2021 Commencement)

January 8


Winter Term 2021

Winter Term 2021/December 28, 2020 - January 15, 2021

First day of Winter Term

December 28

New Year’s Day Holiday – Closed*

January 1

Registration/Add deadline

January 3

Last day to elect the pass/fail option

January 3

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date

January 3

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

January 10

Last day of Winter Term

January 15

Spring Semester 2021

Spring Semester 2021/January 19 - April 28, 2021

Payment deadline for returning students

December 5

New Student Orientation

January 13-15

Martin Luther King Day Holiday – Offices Closed*

January 18

First day of classes

January 19 (Tuesday)

Registration/Add deadline

January 25

Presidents’ Day Holiday – Offices Closed *

February 15

Last day to elect the pass/fail option

February 22

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date

February 22

Advisement/Registration period for Summer 2021

March 1 – 19

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

March 8

Last day of classes for Spring Semester

April 13

Reading Days

April 14 - 15

Final Examinations (Click this link for detailed schedule)

April 16 - 28

Deadline for completion of thesis requirements for May 2021 diploma

April 28

Commencement (For all students graduating in 2021) and official graduation date for May 2021 graduates

May 6 (Thursday)

Summer Semester 2021

Summer Semester 2021/May 17 – August 23, 2021

 

Payment deadline for returning students

May 5

New Student Orientation

May 12-14

First day of classes

May 17

Registration/Add deadline

May 23

Memorial Day Holiday – Offices Closed *

May 31

First day of classes for Science Pre-Requisites

June 7

Last day to elect the pass/fail option

June 20

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date

June 20

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

July 4

Independence Day Holiday – Closed*

July 5

Advisement/Registration period for Fall 2021

July 12 – July 30

Official graduation Date for PA program graduates (PA graduates attend the May 2021 Commencement)

July 16

Last day of classes for Summer Session

August 13

Reading Days

August 14 – 16

Final Examinations (Click this link for detailed schedule)

August 17 – 23

Deadline for completion of thesis requirements for September 2021 diploma

August 23

Official Graduation Date for Sept. 2021 graduates (Sept. Graduates attend the May 2021 Commencement)

September 3

DPT and OTD Entering Students

DPT and OTD Entering Students – June 7 – August 6, 2021

New Student Orientation

As arranged during week 1

First day of classes

June 7

Payment deadline

June 7

Last day to add or drop a class or elect audit or pass/fail options

June 11

Last day for 100% refund for students who drop a class or withdraw from the Institute

June 11

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade

June 18

Last Day of classes for entering DPT and OTD students

August 6

Refund Schedule – Fall 2020

 

Please note:  The refund schedule applies to those students who drop a class before the drop with a “W” grade deadline or who withdraw completely from the Institute.

Refund Schedule – Fall 2020

September 8 through September 14 – 100%
September 15 through September 21 – 80%
September 22 through September 28 – 60%
September 29 through October 5 – 40%
October 6 through October 12 – 20%
After October 12 – No refunds


 

 

 

 

 

Refund Schedule – Spring 2021

 

Please note:  The refund schedule applies to those students who drop a class before the drop with a “W” grade deadline or who withdraw completely from the Institute.

Refund Schedule – Spring 2021

January 19 through January 25 – 100%
January 26 through February 1 – 80%
February 2 through February 8 – 60%
February 9 through February 15 – 40%
February 16 through 22 – 20%
After February 22 – No refunds

 

 

 

Refund Schedule – Summer 2021

Please note:  The refund schedule applies to those students who drop a class before the drop with a “W” grade deadline or who withdraw completely from the Institute.

Refund Schedule – Summer 2021

May 17 through May 23 – 100%
May 24 through May 30 – 80 %
May 31 through June 6 – 60%
June 7 through June 13 – 40%
June 14 through June 20 – 20%
After June 20 – No Refunds

Refund Schedule for Shortened Semester/Modules

This applies to all shortened modules.
This also applies to Science Pre-requisites in the Summer Semester.

Students will be allowed 100% refund through the 5th class day of the module.
As of the 6th class day no refunds will be made.