2021-22 Academic Calendar | Webster University

2021-22 Academic Calendar

U.S. Campuses

Undergraduate

Graduate (MA/MS/MBA/MHA/MPA/DMgt/DNAP)

Graduate (School of Education MA/MAT/MET/EdS/EdD; MFA/MM/MSN)


UNDERGRADUATE
Summer 2021
March 2 Registration begins for Summer 2021 classes
March 15  Registration for Summer 2021 classes opens to new transfer students
May 10-28 May term
May 14 May term drop deadline
May 21 May term withdrawal deadline
May 28 May term classes end
May 31 Memorial Day (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
May 31 First 5-week session begins
June 4 First 5-week session drop deadline
June 4 May term grades due from faculty
June 4 Final Day to register for Summer online classes
June 4  First Day to log into Summer online classes
June 7 Summer session begins
June 11 Summer session drop deadline (8-week session)
June 21 Summer session Petition to Graduate due
June 24 First 5-week session withdrawal deadline
July 2 First 5-week session ends
July 5 U.S. Independence Day Observed (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
July 5 Second 5-week session begins
July 9 Second 5-week session drop deadline
July 9 First 5-week session grades due from faculty
July 16 Summer session withdrawal deadline (8-week session)
July 29 Second 5-week session withdrawal deadline
July 30 Summer session ends
Aug. 6 Second 5-week session ends
Aug. 6 Summer session grades due from faculty (8-week session)
Aug. 7 Summer Graduation Date*
Aug. 13 Second 5-week session grades due from faculty

PLEASE NOTE: If you are planning to graduate at the end of the summer session, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by June 21.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


UNDERGRADUATE
Fall 2021
April 5 Registration begins for Fall 2021 classes for St. Louis-area Seniors
April 6 Registration begins for Fall 2021 classes for St. Louis-area Juniors
April 7 Full Registration begins for Fall 2021 classes
April 19 Registration for Fall 2021 classes opens to new transfer students
Aug. 20 Final day to register for Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 20  First day to log into Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 23 Fall Semester/Fall 1 classes start
Aug. 27 Fall Semester/Fall 1 drop deadline
Sept. 6 Labor Day Holiday (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Oct. 1 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 8 Fall Semester Petition to Graduate due
Oct. 15 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 18-22 Fall Break
Oct. 22 Final day to register for Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 22  First day to log into Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 22 Fall 1 grades due from faculty
Oct. 25 Fall 2 classes start
Oct. 29 Fall 2 drop deadline
Nov. 1 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes for St. Louis-area Seniors
Nov. 2 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes for St. Louis-area Juniors
Nov. 3 Full Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes
Nov. 19 Fall Semester withdrawal deadline
Nov. 25-26 Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 3 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 13-17 Final Exam Period
Dec. 17 Fall Semester/Fall 2 classes end
Dec. 18 Fall Semester Graduation Date*
Dec. 31 Fall Semester/Fall 2 grades due from faculty

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by Oct. 8.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


UNDERGRADUATE
Spring 2022
Nov. 1 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes for St. Louis-area Seniors
Nov. 2 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes for St. Louis-area Juniors
Nov. 3 Full Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes
Nov. 15 Registration for Spring 2022 classes opens to new transfer students
Jan. 14 Final day to register for Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 14  First day to log into Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 17 Spring Semester/Spring 1 classes start
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Jan. 21 Spring Semester/Spring 1 drop deadline
Feb. 18 Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due (All participants in St. Louis Commencement)
Feb. 25 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
March 1 Registration begins for Summer 2022 classes
March 7 Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due
March 11 Spring 1 classes end
March 14-18 Spring Break
March 18 Final day to register for Spring 2 online classes
March 18  First day to log into Spring 2 online classes
March 18 Spring 1 grades due from faculty
March 21 Spring 2 classes start
March 25 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 4 Registration begins for Fall 2022 for St. Louis-area Seniors
April 5 Registration begins for Fall 2022 for St. Louis-area Juniors
April 6 Full Registration begins for Fall 2022 classes
April 15 Spring Semester withdrawal deadline
April 29 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 13 Spring Semester/Spring 2 classes end
May 14 Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring Semester/Spring 2 grades due from faculty
May 21 Spring Graduation Date*

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by March 7, or by Feb. 18 for participation in the St. Louis Commencement.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.

 

GRADUATE (MA/MS/MBA/MHA/MPA/DMgt/DNAP)
Summer 2021
March 4 Registration begins for Summer 2021 classes**
May 28 Final day to register for Summer online classes
May 28  First day to log into Summer online classes
May 31 Memorial Day (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
May 31 Summer session begins
June 4 Summer session drop deadline
June 21 Summer Petition to Graduate forms due
July 5 U.S. Independence Day Observed (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
July 9 Summer session withdrawal deadline
July 30 Summer session ends
Aug. 6 Final grades due from faculty
Aug. 7 Summer Graduation Date*

**If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out a Petition to Graduate.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (MA/MS/MBA/MHA/MPA/DMgt/DNAP)
Fall 2021
April 12 Registration begins for Fall 2021 classes**
Aug. 13 Fall 1 Petition to Graduate due
Aug. 13 Final day to register for Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 13  First day to log into Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 16 Fall 1 classes start
Aug. 20 Fall 1 drop deadline
Sept. 6 Labor Day Holiday (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Sept. 24 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 8 Fall 2 Petition to Graduate due
Oct. 15 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 15 Final day to register for Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 15  First day to log into Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 16 Fall 1 Graduation Date
Oct. 18 Fall 2 classes start
Oct. 22 Fall 2 drop deadline
Oct. 22 Fall 1 grades due from faculty
Oct. 25 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes**
Nov. 25-26 Thanksgiving Break (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Nov. 26 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 17 Fall 2 classes end
Dec. 18 Fall 2 Graduation Date*
Dec. 31 Fall 2 grades due from faculty

**If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out a Petition to Graduate.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (MA/MS/MBA/MHA/MPA/DMgt/DNAP)
Spring 2022
Oct. 25 Spring Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes**
Jan. 7 Final day to register for Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 7  First day to log into Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 10 Spring 1 classes start
Jan. 14 Spring 1 drop deadline
Jan. 17 Spring 1 Petition to Graduate due
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Feb. 18 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
Feb. 18 Spring 2 Petition to Graduate due (All participants in St. Louis Commencement)
March 3 Registration begins for Summer 2022 classes**
March 7 Spring 2 Petition to Graduate due
March 11 Spring 1 classes end
March 12 Spring 1 Graduation Date
March 14-18 Spring Break
March 18 Final day to register for Spring 2 online classes
March 18  First day to log into Spring 2 online classes
March 18 Spring 1 grades due from faculty
March 21 Spring 2 classes start
March 25 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 11 Registration begins for Fall 2022 classes**
April 29 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 14 Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring 2 classes end
May 21 Spring 2 Graduation Date*
May 27 Spring 2 grades due from faculty

**If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out a Petition to Graduate.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


 

GRADUATE (School of Education MA/MAT/MET/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN)
Summer 2021
March 4 Registration begins for Summer 2021 classes
May 31 Memorial Day (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
June 4 Final day to register for Summer online classes
June 4  First day to log into Summer online classes
June 7 Summer session begins
June 11 Summer session drop deadline
June 21 Summer Petition to Graduate due
July 5 U.S. Independence Day Observed (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
July 16 Summer session withdrawal deadline
July 30 Summer session ends
Aug. 6 Final grades due from faculty
Aug. 7 Summer graduation date*

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the summer session, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by June 21.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (School of Education MA/MAT/MET/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN)
Fall 2021
April 12 Registration begins for Fall 2021 classes
Aug. 20 Final day to register for Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 20  First day to log into Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 23 Fall Semester/Fall 1 classes start
Aug. 27 Fall Semester/Fall 1 drop deadline
Sept. 6 Labor Day Holiday (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Oct. 1 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 8 Fall Semester Petition to Graduate due
Oct. 15 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 18-22 Fall Break
Oct. 22 Final day to register for Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 22  First day to log into Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 22 Fall 1 grades due from faculty
Oct. 25 Fall 2 classes start
Oct. 25 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes
Oct. 29 Fall 2 drop deadline
Nov. 19 Fall Semester withdrawal deadline
Nov. 25-26 Thanksgiving Break (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Dec. 3 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 17 Fall Semester/Fall 2 classes end
Dec. 18 Fall Semester Graduation Date*
Dec. 31 Fall Semester/Fall 2 grades due from faculty

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by Oct. 8.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (School of Education MA/MAT/MET/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN)
Spring 2022
Oct. 25 Registration begins for Spring 2022 classes
Jan. 14 Final day to register for Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 14  First day to log into Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 17 Spring Semester/Spring 1 classes start
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (U.S. campuses closed, no classes)
Jan. 21 Spring Semester/Spring 1 drop deadline
Feb. 18 Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due (All participants in St. Louis Commencement)
Feb. 25 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
March 4 Registration begins for Summer 2022 classes
March 7 Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due
March 11 Spring 1 classes end
March 14-18 Spring Break
March 18 Final day to register for Spring 2 online classes
March 18  First day to log into Spring 2 online classes
March 18 Spring 1 grades due from faculty
March 21 Spring 2 classes start
March 25 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 11 Registration begins for Fall 2022 classes
April 15 Spring Semester withdrawal deadline
April 29 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 13 Spring Semester/Spring 2 classes end
May 14 Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring Semester/Spring 2 grades due from faculty
May 21 Spring Graduation Date*

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by March 7, or by Feb. 18 for participation in the St. Louis Commencement.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.