Spring 2022

University calendars are accurate at the time of publication/posting, but subject to change. Some school and/or departmental calendars may differ from the university's academic calendar. Please check with the specific program of study to ensure the appropriate calendar is followed. [ OTHER SEMESTERS ]

January 2022
R-Sn Dec 23 - Jan 2 University closed [This is a date change]
Sa 8 Holiday intersession classes end
R 13 January Term classes end [This is a new entry]
M 17 University closed
T 18 Classes begin
MCV campus students - follow departmental schedule
T-M 18 - 24 Add/drop and late registration
W 26 Deadline for dean/departmental offices to submit all approved undergraduate change of major requests effective for the spring 2022 semester
F 28 Last day for degree candidates to submit graduation applications for May degrees
F 28 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays*
February 2022
T-M 1 - 21 Progress reports due for undergraduate students in need of academic support [This is a new entry]
M 7 Spring Miniterm classes begin (last day to add/drop Spring Miniterm is February 8) [This is an entry change]
M 14 February Miniterm classes begin (last day to add/drop February Miniterm is February 15) [This is a new entry]
T 15 Summer semester advance registration begins
March 2022
Sn-Sn 6 - 13 Spring break for both campuses
F 18 Midterm grades due
F 25 Last day to withdraw from a course with a mark of “W” – both campuses (except for courses not scheduled for the full semester)
F 25 Deadline to request the Pass/Fail option for courses [This is a new entry]
F 25 February Miniterm classes end (last day to withdraw from February Miniterm classes or choose the Pass/Fail option) [This is a new entry]
M 28 March Miniterm classes begin (last day to add/drop March Miniterm is March 29) [This is a new entry]
T 29 Fall semester advance registration begins
April 2022
F 8 Spring Miniterm classes end (last day to withdraw from Spring Miniterm classes or choose the Pass/Fail option) [This is a new entry]
F 29 March Miniterm classes end (last day to withdraw from March Miniterm classes or choose the Pass/Fail option) [This is a new entry]
May 2022
T 3 Last day of classes – Monroe Park campus [This is an entry change]
W 4 Reading day – Monroe Park campus [This is an entry change]
R-R 5 - 12 Final examinationsMonroe Park campus
F 6 Last day of classes – MCV campus
Sa 7 Last day for grades of incomplete to be converted from fall semester
M-F 9 - 13 Final examinations – MCV campus
R-Sn 12 - 15 May School and Departmental commencement ceremonies
F 13 Final date for graduate dean’s approval signature on completion of graduate thesis/dissertation for May degree candidates (check with graduate program director regarding internal schedules for submission of copy, defense and school/college dean approval)
F 13 Final date for submission of thesis/dissertation to the VCU Scholars Compass
Sa 14 May universitywide commencement ceremony
T 17 Final grades are due by noon using Faculty eServices
Sa 21 Official date for certifying May diplomas
* Reasonable accommodations for completion of work missed should be made for students observing religious holidays.