Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Plan ahead.

Dates are important to the success of any student. Below you can find all the important academic dates for the fall, spring and summer semesters. Find TN eCampus calendar dates here.

Download a printable PDF of the 2020-21 Academic Calendar here.

Download a printable PDF of the 2019-20 Academic Calendar here.

Fall 2020 Full 15-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Aug 16 Registration Period
Aug 12 Convocation (Campus offices closed)
Aug 13 Tuition/Fee Payment Due or Classes Dropped** for course registration Apr 6 - Aug 13.
Aug 14 Last Day to Apply for Fall 2020 Admission
Aug 17-23 Late Registration Period
Aug 19 Tuition/Fee Payment Due or Classes Dropped** for course registration Aug 14-19.
Aug 21 Last Day to Change Major for Fall 2020
Aug 23-28 Tuition/Fee Payment Due same day as registration or classes dropped**
Aug 24 Regular Classes Begin
Aug 28 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Aug 29 Weekend Classes Begin*
Sep 5-7 Labor Day Holiday (College closed)
Sep 6 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Oct 12-13 Fall Break (No classes)
Oct 30 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Oct 30 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Oct 30 Summer 2020 "I" Grades (Incompletes) Change to "F"
Oct 30 Deadline for Filing Spring 2021 Graduation Intent
Nov 25-29 Thanksgiving Holiday (Wednesday: No Classes; Thursday-Sunday: College Closed)
Dec 4 No Classes
Dec 5 Last Day of Regular Classes
Dec 7-11 Final Exam Period
Dec 11 TN eCampus Grades Due by Noon
Dec 12 Weekend Classes Finals*
Dec 14 Grades Due by 4:30pm

* Weekend Class Notes (14 Weekends Including Final Exam)
1st Class – Aug 29
Labor Day Weekend: will not hold classes
Fall Break Weekend: will hold classes
Thanksgiving Weekend: will not hold classes
Final Exams: Dec 12

**Pay Tuition/Fees in Full or with QuikPay Payment Plan by 8pm or classes dropped. Tuition/fees can be covered with Financial Aid or with Financial Aid Deferment. Excludes balances under $200.

Fall 2020 First 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Aug 16 Registration Period
Aug 17-23 Late Registration Period
Aug 24 Regular Classes Begin
Aug 28 Fee waivers by 4:00pm
Sep 6 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Sep 25 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Sep 25 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Oct 9 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Oct 14 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Fall 2020 Second 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 6 – Oct 8 Registration Period
Oct 2 Last Day to Apply for Second Term Fall 2020 Admission
Oct 9-13 Late Registration Period
Oct 14 Regular Classes Begin
Oct 16 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Oct 20 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Nov 13 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Nov 13 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Dec 4 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Dec 14 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Spring 2021 Full 15-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Nov 2 – Jan 10 Registration Period
Jan 8 Last Day to Apply for Spring 2021 Admission
Jan 11-18 Late Registration Period
Jan 15 Last Day to Change Major for Spring 2021
Jan 18 Martin Luther King Day (College closed)
Jan 19 Regular Classes Begin
Jan 22 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Jan 23 Weekend Classes Begin*
Feb 1 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Mar 8-14 Spring Break (No classes)
Mar 26 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Mar 26 Last Day to Earn F for Attendance (FA)
Mar 26 Fall 2020 "I" Grades (Incompletes) Change to "F"
Mar 26 Deadline for Filing Summer 2021 Graduation Intent
Apr 2-4 Administrative Closing (College closed)
May 1 Last Day of Regular Classes
May 3-7 Final Examination Period
May 7 TN eCampus Grades Due by 4:30pm
May 8 Weekend Class Finals*
May 10 Grades Due by 4:30pm
May 11 Commencement

* Weekend Class Notes (14 Weeks Including Final Exams)
1st Class: Jan 23
Weekend Prior Spring Break Week: will hold classes
Weekend Following Spring Break Week: will not hold classes
Easter Weekend: will not hold classes
Final Exams: May 8

Spring 2021 First 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Nov 2 – Jan 10 Registration Period
Jan 11-18 Late Registration Fee
Jan 19 Regular Classes Begin
Jan 22 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Feb 1 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Feb 19 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Feb 19 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Mar 5 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Mar 10 Grades due by 4:30pm

Spring 2021 Second 7-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Nov 2 - Mar 11 Registration Period
Mar 5 Last Day to Apply for Second Term Spring 2021 Admission
Mar 12-14 Late Registration Period
Mar 15 Regular Classes Begin
Mar 19 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Mar 28 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Apr 16 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Apr 16 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
May 7 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
May 10 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Summer 2021 Full 10-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 5 – May 20 Registration Period
May 14 Last Day to Apply for Summer 2021 Admission
May 21-23 Late Registration Period
May 21 Last Day to Change major for Summer 2021
May 24 Regular Classes Begin
May 28 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Jun 6 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Jul 3-5 Independence Day Holiday (College closed – No classes)
Jul 9 Spring 2021 "I" Grades (Incompletes) Change to "F
Jul 9 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Jul 9 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Jul 9 Deadline for Filing Summer 2021
Jul 30 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Aug 2 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Summer 2021 First 5-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 5 – May 20 Registration Period
May 21-23 Late Registration Period
May 24 Regular Classes Begin
May 28 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
May 30 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Jun 11 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Jun 11 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Jun 25 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Jun 28 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Summer 2021 Second 5-Week Term

Date(s) Event/Deadline
Apr 5 – Jun 24 Registration Period
Jun 18 Last Day to Apply for Second Term Summer 2021 Admission
Jun 25-27 Late Registration Period
Jun 28 Regular Classes Begin
Jul 2 Fee waivers due by 4:00pm
Jul 4 Census Date (Last date to withdraw without "W" appearing on transcript)
Jul 16 Last Day to Withdraw and Receive "W"
Jul 16 Last Day to Earn "F" for Attendance ("FA")
Jul 30 Regular Classes and Final Examinations End
Aug 2 Grades Due by 4:30pm

Looking for another year’s calendar?

Check out academic calendars for other years. Click to download the printable PDF for the year you need.

Academic Calendar 2020-2021
Academic Calendar 2019-2020
Academic Calendar 2018-2019
Academic Calendar 2017-2018
Academic Calendar 2016-2017
Academic Calendar 2015-2016
Academic Calendar 2014-2015