Academic Calendar

Gwynedd Mercy University - Gwynedd Valley Campus

2021 Academic Calendars


Summer 2021
Summer I 2021
Summer II 2021
Fall 2021

Summer 2021 (May 3 - August 13)

May

3 Mon Summer Classes Begin
7 Fri Last Day to Drop/Add Summer Classes*
31 Mon MEMORIAL DAY - UNIVERSITY CLOSED

July

5 Mon INDEPENDENCE DAY - UNIVERSITY CLOSED
19 Mon Last Day to Withdraw from Summer Classes

August

13 Fri Summer Classes End


Summer I 2021 (May 10 - June 21)

May

10 Mon Summer I Classes Begin
13 Thu Last Day to Drop/Add Summer I Classes*
31 Mon MEMORIAL DAY - UNIVERSITY CLOSED

June

1 Tue Deadline for August 2021 Graduation Applications
7 Mon Last Day to Withdraw from Summer I Classes
21 Mon Summer I Classes End

 

Summer II 2021 (June 28 - August 9)

June

28 Mon Summer II Classes Begin

July

1 Thu Last Day to Drop/Add Summer II Classes*
6 Mon INDEPENDENCE DAY - UNIVERSITY CLOSED
26 Mon Last Day to Withdraw from Summer II Classes

August

9 Mon Summer II Classes End
16 Mon Graduation - No Ceremony

 

Fall 2021 (August 30 - December 18)

August

23 Mon Accelerated Session I (8/23-10/18)*
25 Wed Last Day for Drop/Add Accelerated Session I**
28 Sat Saturday Classes Begin
30 Mon Regular Fall Classes Begin

September

6 Mon LABOR DAY UNIVERSITY CLOSED
7 Tue Deadline Graduation applications – January 2022
7 Tue End of Drop/Add Fall Semester Regular Classes
29 Wed Last Day to Withdraw Accelerated Session I**

October

11,12 Mon/Tue FALL BREAK – NO CLASSES
18 Mon End Accelerated Session I**
20 Wed Accelerated Session II (10/20-12/14)**
22 Fri Last Day Drop/Add Accelerated Session II

November

8 Mon Begin Online Registration – Spring 2022
15 Mon Last Day to Withdraw – Regular Fall Semester
24, 25, 26 Wed, Thu, Fri THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY – UNIVERSITY CLOSED
30 Tue Last Day to Withdraw – Accelerated Session II*

December

13 Mon Last Day of Classes – Regular Fall Semester
14-18 Tue-Sat FINAL EXAMS
14 Tue End Accelerated Session II**
18 Sat End of Fall 2021 Regular Sessions Classes
31 Fri GRADUATION – NO CEREMONY

 

*The Last Day to Drop/Add a Summer courses that start after the beginning of each Summer session is 3 days after the start of that course.

**The term “Accelerated” does not include Accelerated BSN (ABSN) and schedules for Non-Term programs.  Please see your advisor for specific deadlines for ABSN and Non-Term programs. (For clarification on Non-Term programs, please refer to the University catalog.)