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Academic Calendar

Spring 2021 Semester

DateEvent
November 16, 2020Registration for graduate courses begins. Students will be provided with an Alternate (registration) PIN and instructions for using the myPurdue portal to self-register. You are not officially enrolled until fees are paid. Be sure to pay fees by the due date in order to prevent cancellation of your registration. See Payment Options.
November 20, 2020Registration Deadline. Consider course requirements as well as your personal/professional obligations before attempting to add a class after this date. Payment of fees is due if not yet paid. If your fees are paid by a tuition assistance program or your company is billed, verification or an approved voucher is due to the Bursar by this date. Any other outstanding conditions with your registration must be resolved by this date.
January 19, 2021Graduate courses begin for the semester.
Last day to receive 100% refund of course tuition fees if withdrawing from the semester.
Last day to cancel a graduate course without it appearing on record, or to change from credit to audit. Students wishing to change from credit to audit must complete and return an approved Audit Permission Form by this date.
Last day to receive 80% refund of course tuition fees if withdrawing from the semester.
Last day to cancel a graduate course without a grade; "W" will appear on record.
Last day to receive 60% refund of course tuition fees if withdrawing from the semester.
Last day to receive 40% refund of course tuition fees if withdrawing from the semester. No refund will be issued after this date.
Last day to withdraw from a class; "WF" or "W" will appear on record.
May 01, 2021Graduate courses end for the semester. Plans of study are due for students admitted this semester to the Graduate School.
May 03, 2021Final exams begin.
May 08, 2021Semester ends for graduate courses.
May 14, 2021Commencement.