Calendar - Spring 2021

*Note: This calendar is only for Fall/Spring term. For intersession calendars, please visit the Winter Session website and the Summer Session website

Date Activity/Event Authorization Required Late Fees
January 2021      
Wed, Jan 27  First day of instruction.
  • Drop class with 100% refund
Add: Permission number from instructor. If adding 200-level classes, approval from GAPE* is required. See registration form.  
February 2021      
Mon, Feb 8

Last day to Drop:

  • without a "W" grade 
  100% REFUND for drop class
Tue, Feb 9


Drop: Instructor (or Department Chair), CPGE** Associate Dean and AARS** Director's signatures  
Tue, Feb 9  Payment Due Date  

For students who enroll Jan 27 to Feb 4. 

Students who register after Feb 4 will have 3 days from registration date to pay.

Mon, Feb 15

Last day to

  No REFUND for dropped class after this day
Tue, Feb 16 Add: Instructor’s signature/permission number. GAPE* approval to add 200-level classes.  
Tue, Feb 23

Enrollment census

Add: Instructor’s signature/permission number. GAPE* approval to add 200-level classes. After this date, add with $45 late fee. 
Wed, Feb 24 Add using Late Enrollment for all Post-Census Request Form and with $45 late fee Add: Instructor, Department Chair, and CPGE Associate Dean’s** signatures $45 late fee
March-April 2021      

Mon - Fri

Mar 29 - Apr 2

Spring Recess - no classes    
Wed, Mar 31 Cesar Chavez Day – Campus Closed    
Thu, Apr 22

Last day to

Withdraw: Instructor (or Department Chair), CPGE Associate Dean**, and AARS Director’s*** signatures  
May 2021      
Mon, May 17
  • Last day of Instruction
  • Last day to complete Coursework for "Incomplete Grades"


May 19 - 25

Final Exams    
Fri, May 28 Grades due from Faculty (Preliminary deadline)    
Sat, May 29 Grades viewable on MySJSU    
Mon, May 31 Memorial Day – Campus Closed    
June 2021      
Tue, Jun 1  First day of Summer Session    
Thu, Jun 3
  • Final deadline for Grade Submission (11:59pm)
  • Last day for instructors to submit incomplete grade changes)
Wed, Jun 9 Academic standing & Current Semester Grades Posted on transcripts    

* GAPE: Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluation
** CPGE: College of Professional and Global Education
*** AARS: Academic Advising and Retention Services.



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