Loyola University Maryland

International Student Services

International Student Academic Calendar

Fall 2021 Semester Schedule

Date Event
September 1 New undergraduate international and exchange student arrival.
September 2 Required Welcome and Immigration Clearance Session 
 September 3-6 University Welcome Sessions/Activities 
September 7 Fall 2021 Undergraduate Semester Courses Begin
September 10 Fall 2021 Add/Drop Period Ends for Undergraduate Students
October 15 Midsemester Holiday
November 15 Course Withdrawal Period ends for Fall Semester; last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of W
November 23 Thanksgiving Break begins after last class
November 24-28 Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
November 29 Classes Resume
December 10 Last day of classes for fall 2021 semester.
December 13-21 Exams and close of fall semester (including Saturday, December 18)
December 24-January 2 Christmas Break (University closed)

Spring 2022 Semester Schedule

Date Event
January 13 New international exchange student arrival and move in date (please refer to communication from OISS regarding your arrival)
January 14-16 Required International Student Orientation Session(s)
January 3 University opens for spring 2022 semester.
January 17 Martin Luther King. Jr. Holiday (University closed)
January 18 Spring 2022 semester begins for undergraduate students.
January 21 Spring 2022 Add/Drop Period Ends for Undergraduate Students
March 7-13 Spring Break
April 1 Course Withdrawal Period ends for Spring Semester; last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of W
April 14-18 Easter Break (no classes)
April 19 Classes Resume
May 3 Last day of classes for spring 2022 semester for undergraduate students.
May 4 Study Day
May 5-13 Exams and close of Spring 2022 semester (including Saturday May 7)
May 14 Residence Halls close at 3pm EST.
 
   

Fall 2022 Calendar 

Date Event
To be announced New undergraduate international and exchange student arrival.
To be announced  Required Welcome and Immigration Clearance Session
September 5 Labor Day (no classes) 
September 2-5 University Welcome Sessions/Activities
September 6 Fall 2022 Undergraduate Semester Courses Begin
September 9 Fall 2022 Add/Drop Period Ends for Undergraduate Students
October 14 Midsemester Holiday
November 14 Course Withdrawal Period ends for Fall Semester; last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of W
November 22 Thanksgiving Break begins after last class
November 22-27 Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
November 28 Classes Resume
December 12 Last day of classes for fall 2022 semester.
December 14-22 Exams and close of fall semester (including Saturday, December 17)
December 23-January 2 Christmas Break (University closed)