Academic Calendar

Upcoming Calendar Dates


FALL SEMESTER 2020
New Faculty OrientationAugust 10-11
Faculty and Staff AssemblyAugust 12
On-Site RegistrationAugust 13-14
Classes BeginAugust 17
Last Day to Add a Course or Change a SectionAugust 19
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W”September 4
Labor Day HolidaySeptember 7
Last Day to Remove an "I"September 25
Founder's Day CelebrationOctober 6
Mid-Semester Grades DueOctober 9
Last Day to Drop a Course (Receive a "W")October 30
Registration for Spring Semester and SummerNovember 2-6
Comprehensive Examinations for SeniorsNovember 7
Last Day to Officially Withdraw from XavierNovember 13
Last Class Day Before Final ExaminationsNovember 23
Quiet DayNovember 24
Thanksgiving HolidaysNovember 25-27
Late Registration BeginsNovember 30
Final ExaminationsDecember 2-9
Final Grades Due (Noon)December 11


Faculty and Staff AssemblyJanuary 13
RegistrationJanuary 14-15
Martin Luther King, Jr. HolidayJanuary 18
Classes BeginJanuary 19
Last Day to Add a Course or Change a SectionJanuary 21
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W”February 5
Lundi Gras and Mardi Gras*February 15-16*
Last Day to Remove "I"February 26
Mid-Semester Grades DueMarch 12
Senior Comprehensive ExaminationsMarch 20
Last Day to Drop a CourseApril 1
Easter HolidaysApril 2
Early Registration for Fall SemesterApril 5-9
Last Day to Officially Withdraw from XavierApril 16
Last Class Day Before Final Examinations**April 22**
Quiet DayApril 23
Senior Grades Due (Noon)April 26
Contingency DaysApril 26-27
Final ExaminationsApril 28-May 5
ALL Final Grades Due (Noon)May 7
BaccalaureateMay 7
CommencementMay 8

*Note: If the City of New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras, Lundi Gras and Mardi Gras, February 15-16, will be holidays. In this case, the last day of classes will be April 26th and Quiet Day will be April 27th.

**Note: If Mardi Gras is not held, then classes will take place on Lundi Gras and Mardi Gras, and classes on Thursday, April 22nd will be Friday classes.


SUMMER SESSION 2021



SESSION ONESESSION TWOSESSION THREE

FIVE WEEKSFIVE WEEKSEIGHT WEEKS
On-Site RegistrationMay 24June 25June 4
Classes BeginMay 25June 28June 7
Last Day to Add or Change a Course or SectionMay 26June 29June 8
Independence Day Holiday
July 5July 5
Last Day to Drop a CourseJune 18July 23July 23
Final ExaminationsJune 25-26July 30-July 31July 30-31
Final Grades Due (Noon)June 29August 3August 3




[1] Each academic department has the discretion to designate January 25 as a Monday class period for classes that only meet once a week on a Monday.


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