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Key dates and deadlines for the academic year.

2020–2021 Academic Year


Summer 2020

June 29–July 31 English Preparation for Graduate Studies

Fall 2020

July 27–August 21 Getting Started at MIIS online course for new students (optional)
August 17–21 Welcome Week (New Student Orientation)
August 24 Classes Convene. Tuition Due (1st day)
September 4 Deadline to add full-length fall course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester fall course. Last day for 100% refund, 50% refund on or after September 8 (until next deadline). Late fees added to all unpaid tuition accounts.
September 7 Labor Day Holiday
September 21 Last day to drop full-length fall course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 10% withdrawal refund on or after September 22 (until next deadline).
October 14 First half of semester ends
October 15 Second half of semester begins
October 26 Last day to withdraw from a full-length fall course (45th day) for a 10% refund. No refunds after this date.
October 28 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester fall course.
November 21–29 Thanksgiving Recess
December 11 Last Day of Classes
December 12 Winter Commencement

Winter 2021


January 4 Fall semester grades due
January 4–22 Winter Term Classes

Spring 2021

January 19–22 New Student Orientation
January 25 Classes Convene. Tuition due (1st day)
February 5 Deadline to add full-length spring course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester spring course. Last day for 100% refund, 50% refund on or after February 8th (until next deadline). Late fees added to all unpaid tuition accounts (21st day).
February 19 Last day to DROP full-length spring course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 10% withdrawal refund on or after February 22 (until next deadline).
March 13–21 Spring Break
March 23 First half of semester ends
March 24 Second half of semester begins
April 2 Last day to withdraw from a full-length spring course (45th day) for a 10% refund. No refunds after this date.
April 7 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester spring course.
May 14 Last Day of Classes
May 15 Spring Commencement
May 28 Winter/Spring grades due

 

Workshops and other brief courses may be added or dropped until 4 p.m. on the last business day one week before they begin. Without an official drop, tuition remains due and the appropriate grade will be assigned.