2020-2021 Academic Calendar

September 2020

September 6-8 Fall Orientation
September 9 Instruction Begin
September 15 End Instructor Drop
September 16 Last Day to Add a Class
September 29 Last Day to Drop a Class
September 30 Withdrawal from Class Begins

October 2020

October 6 Last Day of Credit/No Credit Option
October 20 Last Day to Withdraw from Class
October 23 Mid-Semester Break
October 30 Summer Incomplete Due 

November 2020

November 2-13 Academic Advising
November 4 End Withdrawal from College
November 16-19 Spring Pre-Registration
November 25 Student Travel Day
November 26-27 Thanksgiving

December 2020

December 11 End Instruction
December 14 Faculty Reading Day
December 15-18 Final Exams
December 22 All Grades Due
December 25 Christmas

JanTerm 2021

January 5 Begin Instruction
January 6 Last day to  Add 
January 8 Last day to Drop
January 8 Last day for credit/no credit option
January 14 Last day to withdraw with a "W"
January 19 Last day to withdraw from Whittier College
January 25 Instruction ends
January 26-27 Spring orientation
January 28 Begin spring instruction

February 2021

February 3 End Instructor Drop
February 4 Last day to add 
February 8 JanTerm grades due
February 17 Last day to drop without receiving a "W" 
February 24 Last day for credit/no credit option
February 26 Fall incomplete grades due

March 2021

March 10 Last day to withdraw from class with a "W"
March 15 - 19 Spring break
March 29 - April 9 Academic advising

April 2021

April 5 JanTerm incomplete grades due
April 7 Last day to withdraw from Whittier College
April 12 - 15 Fall pre-registration

May 2021

May 4 Instruction ends
May 5 Faculty reading day
May 6 - 10 Final exams
May 11 Senior grades due
May 14 Commencement
May 26 All spring grades due
May 31 Memorial Day

Summer 2021

May 24– Aug 20 Summer classes