Fall 2021

To view fall course offerings, see Fall Undergraduate Courses or Fall Graduate Courses.

Semester Dates: Please follow Duke University's Academic Calendar for Fall 2021 dates.

 


Spring 2021

To view spring course offerings, see Spring Undergraduate Courses or Spring Graduate Courses.

Semester Dates: Please follow Duke University's Academic Calendar for Spring 2021.

Detailed Calendar - Spring 2021

Wednesday – Thursday, January 13 – 14

Undergraduate students arrive at DUML

Friday, January 15

Student policy/safety orientation (11:00am)

Monday, January 18

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. No classes are held.

Tuesday, January 19

General academic orientation/Faculty and staff introductions (1:00pm)

Wednesday, January 20 at 8:30 AM

Spring semester begins; Drop/Add continues

Tuesday, February 2

Drop/Add ends

Monday, February 15

Registration begins for Summer 2021

Friday, March 5

Last day for reporting mid-semester grades

Tuesday – Wednesday, March 9 – 10

No classes held

Monday, March 22

Bookbagging begins for Fall 2021

Wednesday, March 24

Last day to withdraw with W from Spring 2021 classes (undergraduates only)

Wednesday, March 31

Registration begins for Fall 2021; Summer 2021 registration continues

Thursday, April 8

Registration ends for Fall 2021; Summer 2021 registration continues. MP Symposium

Friday, April 9

Drop/Add begins for Fall 2021.

MP Symposium

Saturday, April 10

Snow Day. Classes will be held, if needed.

Monday, April 12

Wellness day

Saturday, April 17

Snow Day. Classes will be held, if needed.

Friday, April 23

Graduate and undergraduate classes end

Saturday – Monday, April 24 – 26

Graduate and undergraduate reading period

Tuesday, April 27

Final examinations begin (9:00 AM)

Saturday, May 1

Final examinations end (10:00 PM)

Friday, May 7

Commencement begins

Sunday, May 9

Graduation exercises; conferring of degrees

 

*RESEARCH INDEPENDENT STUDY PRESENTATION DATES TBD

 

 


Summer 2021

To view summer course listings, see Summer 1 courses and Summer 2 courses.

The dates for Summer 2021 can be found on Duke's Academic Calendar.

Individual course dates can be found in DukeHub during registration.