Loyola University Maryland

International Student Services

International Student Academic Calendar

Fall 2020 Semester

 August 31 Fall Classes Begin
September 3 Drop/Add Period ends for Fall 2020 semester
 September 7 Labor Day, No classes
 October 16 Midsemester holiday 
November 9 Last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of "W"
November 25-November 29 Thanksgiving Holiday, No Classes
November 30 Classes Resume
December 9 Last day of classes for Fall semester
December 10 Study Day
December 11-19 Exams (including Saturday, December 12th and Saturday, December 19th)

Spring 2021 Semester

 Early/Mid January   Report date for new Undergraduate International Students for Spring semester will be announced.
- This is the only day that students will be allowed to move into their campus housing.
 January 16-17 International Student Orientation (Mandatory). **These dates are tentative and subject to change**
TBA Returning Students Report to Residence Halls
 January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (University Closed) 
 January 19 Spring Semester Begins 
January 19-22

Registration-In-Person Course Add/Drop Period

January 22 Add/Drop Period ends for Spring semester
March 29-April 5 Extended Easter Break, No Classes
April 6 Classes Resume
April 6

Last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of "W"

-Graduate students will need to check their academic calendar on the Records Office webpage

May 3 Last Day of classes for Spring semester
May 4 Study Day
May 5-13 Exams and close of spring semester (including Saturday, May 8)
May 21 Baccalaureate Mass
May 22 Commencement