Academic Calendars

Update: On March 24, 2021 President Hilary Link shared an announcement with the Allegheny College community (please see here for the official, archived version). This means there will no remote class options for the Fall 2021 semester.

 

Please see below for the 2021-2022 academic calendars.


Spring 2021–Updated 10-29-2020

The spring 2021 semester will begin January 19 remotely with a three-week module (plus final exams) with one course taken (four credits) followed by a 12-week on-campus module that begins February 23 during which the typical student will take three courses (12 credits) ending May 20 (including finals). Commencement would be held on Saturday, May 22.

Module 1 (3-week intensive remote)
First Day of Module 1 Class Tuesday, January 19
All students must be registered for at least one Spring 2021 course by 5:00 pm ET on this date or they will be placed on a leave Friday, January 22
Last Day of Module 1 Class Monday, February 8
Study Day Tuesday, February 9
Exams Wednesday-Thursday, February 10-11
Break Friday-Friday, February 12-22
Module 2
First Day of Class Tuesday, February 23
Break–No Classes Wednesday, March 10
Break–No Classes Tuesday, April 13
Last Day of Class Wednesday, May 12
Cook-Lahti Scholars Symposium, Honors Convocation Thursday, May 13
Study Day Friday, May 14
Exams Monday-Thursday, May 17-20
Commencement Saturday, May 22

Expanded Spring 2021 Academic Calendar, Spring 2021 Final Exam Schedule


Summer 2021

Further changes to Summer 2021 are anticipated as a result of above calendar revision.

Summer Term I Classes Begin May 24
Memorial Day May 31
Classes End June 21
Summer Term II Classes Begin June 22
Independence Day July 5
Classes End August 10

Expanded Summer 2021 Academic Calendar


2021-2022 Academic Calendar (Updated 3-24-2021; subject to change based on health & safety requirements of the COVID-19 pandemic)

Fall 2021

This calendar was designed to be convertible, based on public health needs. Per President Link’s announcement on March 24, 2021, there will no remote class options for the Fall 2021 semester (please see here for the official, archived announcement). 

Welcome Weekend TBA
First Day of Class Tuesday, August 24
Gator Day–No Classes Wednesday, September 22
Break 1 Thursday, October 21
Break 2 Tuesday, November 2
Thanksgiving Monday-Friday, November 22-26
Last Day of Class Wednesday, December 8
Study Day Thursday, December 9
Exams Friday, Monday-Wednesday, December 10, 13-15

Expanded Fall 2021 Academic Calendar, Final Exam Schedule

Spring 2022

Module 1 (3-week Intensive)
First Day of Class Tuesday, January 18
Last Day of Class Monday, February 7
Study Day Tuesday, February 8
Exams Wednesday-Thursday, February 9-10
Break Between Module 1 and Module 2 Friday-Monday, February 11-14
Module 2
First Day of Class Tuesday, February 15
Break 1 Tuesday, March 8
Break 2 Wednesday April 6
Last Day of Class Wednesday, May 4
Cook-Lahti Scholars Symposium, Honors Convocation Thursday, May 5
Study Day Friday, May 6
Exams Monday-Thursday, May 9-12
Commencement Saturday, May 14

Expanded Spring 2022 Academic Calendar, Final Exam Schedule

Summer 2022

Summer Term I Classes Begin May 16
Memorial Day May 30
Classes End June 13
Summer Term II Classes Begin June 14
Independence Day July 4
Classes End August 2

Expanded Summer 2022 Academic Schedule

Please see here for brief Academic Calendars through 2025-2026.

For instructions on how to add these dates to Google calendar, please see here.