University Academic Calendar 2020-2021**

Faculty/Administrator Workshops

August 10-13

President's Event

August 11

Beginning of Fall Semester

August 17*

Graduation Application Deadline- December 2020 Graduates

October 31

Fall Board of Trustees Meeting

November 5-7


November 6-7

End of Fall Semester

November 23

Graduation Application Deadline- May/August 2021 Graduates

December 31

Beginning of Spring Semester

January 13

Spring Board of Trustees Meeting

March 18-20

Top Nazarene Talent (TNT) at TNU

April 8-11

End of Spring Semester

May 5


May 7


May 8

Beginning of Summer Semester

May 10*

End of Summer Semester

August 15*

*Starting and ending dates for classes in undergraduate and all graduate programs vary within the framework of each semester. Dates for adult studies and graduate programs are published on the program websites and are available from the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies.

Other Important Dates for Traditional Undergraduate Program 2020-2021



Student Teacher Orientation

July 27

New Student Orientation

August 13-14

Returning Student Registration

August 15-16

Classes Begin

August 17

Last Day to Register and Add Classes

August 24

Class Advising for Spring Semester

October 19-30

Last Day to Drop a Class with a "W"

October 16

Student Teacher Orientation

November 11

Final Exams-Fall Semester

November 21 & 23



New Student Orientation/Registration

January 12

Returning Student Registration

January 12

Classes Begin

January 13

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

 January 18

Last Day to Register and Add Classes

January 19

Spring Break

March 8-12

Class Advising for Summer and Fall Semesters

March 15-26

Last Day to Drop a Class with a "W"

March 26

Easter Break

April 2-5

Final Exams-Spring Semester

May 3-5



Online Summer Session I

May 17-June 27

Online Summer Session II

June 7-July 18

Online Summer Session III

June 28-August 8


Summer 2021 New Student Orientation - Encounter

June 18-19

** Calendar Subject to Change