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Academic Calendar at Covenant College

Academic Calendars

Last updated June 2, 2021

 

Download the 2021-22 Academic Calendar   

 


 

Fall Semester 2021

 

August 16-17 Faculty conference
August 20 New students arrive on the 20th with New Student Orientation through 25th
August 24 Residence halls open for returning students; meal plan begins Tuesday, 8/24 at 5:00 pm
August 26 First day of classes and Registration begins. Opening Convocation 11:00 am
August 27 Last day to register without incurring a late registration fee
September 1 Last day to make schedule changes without incurring a fee
September 8 Last day to add a class & last day to drop a class without assignment of a “W” if still a full-time student
September 17 Constitution Day Speaker – (all classes meet according to normal schedule)
September 22 Day of Prayer – No day classes; Evening classes starting after 5:00 pm meet
October 1 FAFSA opens for fall 2022-2023 academic year
October 8-9 Homecoming Weekend
October 13-15 Board of Trustees meeting - dates to be finalized by the Board
October 15 Last day of classes before fall break. Covenant College Sunday – October 17
October 16-19 Fall Break; Meal plan resumes Tuesday, 10/19 at 5:00 pm; Classes resume 10/20
October 26 Pre-registration for spring semester begins.
October 29 Last day to change to or from Pass/Fail, or drop a class with an automatic "W"
After this date a "W" or "F" will be assigned to a dropped class by the instructor
Last day to withdraw from Covenant with a partial tuition refund
November 23 Last day to drop a class. Instructor will assign a “W” or “F”
Nov. 24-29 Thanksgiving Break; Classes resume on Monday 11/29 with evening classes starting after 5:00 pm; Meal plan resumes Monday, 11/29 at 5:00 pm
December 8 Last day of classes
December 9-10 Reading/Snow Days – May be used for class meetings depending upon college closings
December 13-16 Final examinations; meal plan concludes Thursday, 12/16 at 7:00 pm
December 17 Residence halls close at 12:00 pm

 


 

Spring Semester 2022

 

January 7 New students arrive on the 7th for New Student Orientation going through the 9th
January 8 Continuing students may return to campus; meal plan begins Saturday, 1/8 at 5:00 pm
January 10 First day of classes and Registration begins
January 11 Last day to register without incurring a late registration fee
January 17 Martin Luther King Day On – Classes will not meet
January 18 Last day to make schedule changes without incurring a fee
January 24 Last day to add a class & last day to drop a class without assignment of a “W” if still a full-time student
February 8 Day of Prayer – No day classes; Evening classes starting after 5:00 pm meet.
February 18-20? Family Weekend
March 1 Priority Deadline for all financial aid paper work for 2022-2023 FAFSA.
March 5-13 Spring Break; Meal plan resumes Monday, 3/14 at 7:00 am
March 14 Classes resume; Room & Schedule Deposit for Fall 2022 due; Deposit required before pre-registration
March 16-18 Board of Trustees meetings for the College and Foundation - dates to be finalized by the Board
March 18 Pre-registration for fall semester begins. Graduation Applications for December 2022 and May 2023 graduates are due before they will be permitted to pre-register
March 22 Last day to change to or from Pass/Fail, or drop a class with an automatic "W"
After this date a "W" or "F" will be assigned to a dropped class by the instructor
Last day to withdraw from Covenant with a partial tuition refund
March 29 Assessment Day – No day classes; Evening classes starting after 5:00 pm meet
April 13 Last day to drop a class, with the instructor assigning “W” or “F”
April 15-18 Easter Break; No day classes; Classes and meal plan resumes on Monday 4/18 starting after 5:00 pm
April 26 Last day of classes
April 27-28 Reading/Snow Days – May be used for class meetings depending upon college closings
April 29-May 4 Final examinations
May 7 Commencement Ceremony

 


 

May Term 2022

 

May 9-27 First day and last day of May Term