Academic Calendar

Looking for campus events? Check out the public events calendar.

Download a printable version of the 2022-23 academic calendar, or view the three-year academic calendar.

Spring Semester 2022

Jan. 17 Spring Semester Classes Begin
(Add/Drop Period: Jan. 17-28)
Jan. 28 Last Day To Drop or Add a Course
Jan. 29 Central College Scholar Day
Feb. 5 Central College Scholar Day
March 11 Midterm
March 14-18 Spring Break
(Monday – Friday)
March 15 Midterm Grades Due (Noon)
March 21 Classes Resume

Fall 2022 Advising Begins

April 4 Fall 2022 Registration Begins
April 8 Last Day To Withdraw From a Course
April 15-18 Easter Break
(college closed Friday, April 15)
April 19 Classes Resume
April 22-23 Board of Trustees Meeting
April 27 Undergraduate Research Day
May 5-7 Tulip Time
May 6 Last Day of Spring Semester Courses

Last Day To Add Summer 2022 Independent Coursework

May 9 College-Wide Study Day

Breakfast of Champions

May 10-12 Final Exams
May 13 Senior Grades Due (Noon)

Residence Halls Closed

May 14 Commencement
May 17 Final Grades Due (Noon)
May 30 Memorial Day
(college closed)

Summer 2022

May 31 Summer 5- and 10-Week Classes Begin
June 1 Last Day to Drop or Add a 5-Week Class
June 8 Last Day to Drop or Add a 10-Week Class
June 15 New Student Orientation — Session #1
June 16 New Student Orientation — Session #2
June 17 New Student Orientation — Session #3
June 22 Last Day To Withdraw From a 5-Week Class
July 11 New Student Orientation — Session #4
July 12 New Student Orientation — Session #5
July 13 Last Day To Withdraw From a 10-Week Class
Aug. 20 New Students Arrive

Welcome Week Begins

Aug. 22 Returning Students Arrive

Fall Semester 2022

Aug. 24 Fall Semester Classes Begin
(Add/Drop Period: Aug. 25 – Sept. 3)
Sept. 2 Last Day To Drop or Add a Course
Sept. 5 Labor Day
(no classes/college closed)
Oct. 7-9 Homecoming
Oct. 4 Service Day
Oct. 17-18 Fall Break
(Monday – Tuesday)
Oct. 19 Classes Resume

Spring 2022 Advising Begins

Oct. 22 Midterm
Oct. 22-23 Board of Trustees Meeting
Oct. 26 Midterm Grades Due (Noon)
Nov. 1 Spring 2023 Registration Begins
Nov. 11 Last Day To Withdraw From a Course
Nov. 23-25 Thanksgiving Break
(Wednesday – Friday)
Nov. 28 Classes Resume

Registration for Guest Students Begins

Dec. 9 Last Day of Fall Semester Classes
Dec. 12 College-Wide Study Day

Breakfast of Champions

Dec. 13-15 Final Exams
Dec. 16 Residence Halls Closed
Jan. 14 New Students Arrive
Jan. 15 Returning Students Arrive

Spring Semester 2023

Jan. 16 Spring Semester Classes Begin
(Add/Drop Period: Jan. 17-28)
Jan. 27 Last Day To Drop or Add a Course
March 10 Midterm
March 13-17 Spring Break
(Monday – Friday)
March 14 Midterm Grades Due (Noon)
March 20 Classes Resume

Fall 2022 Advising Begins

April 4 Fall 2023 Registration Begins
April 7 Last Day To Withdraw From a Course
April 7-10 Easter Break
(college closed Friday, April 15)
April 11 Classes Resume (Tuesday)
April 26 Undergraduate Research Symposium
May 5 Last Day of Spring Semester Courses

Last Day To Add Summer 2023 Independent Coursework

May 8 College-Wide Study Day

Breakfast of Champions

May 9-11 Final Exams
May 12 Senior Grades Due (Noon)

Residence Halls Closed

May 13 Commencement
May 17 Final Grades Due (Noon)
May 29 Memorial Day
(college closed)

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