Academic Calendar

Cannot find the dates you are looking for?  See a pdf version of the 2020-2021 academic calendar here, or the Fall 2021 through Spring 2024 future academic years here.  The catalog also shows the current academic year and 3 projected academic years.  Session start and end dates are also available in the course schedule for each term. You can also view the final exams and projects schedule for the upcoming term.

Note: DIU has a full-year schedule with Spring, May, May Extended, Summer, and Fall terms.

Jan
18
Mon
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes, Offices closed)
Jan 18 all-day
Feb
5
Fri
Graduation Application due / Comps Application due
Feb 5 all-day
Feb
15
Mon
In-Service (President’s Day – No Classes, Offices closed)
Feb 15 all-day
Feb
18
Thu
Afternoon of Prayer (No Classes & Offices closed afternoon only)
Feb 18 all-day
Mar
1
Mon
Registration opens (For May, Summer, & Fall 2021 Terms)
Mar 1 all-day
Mar
8
Mon
Spring Class Break (No Classes, Offices open)
Mar 8 @ 8:00 am – Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm
Apr
2
Fri
Good Friday Recess (No Classes, Offices closed)
Apr 2 all-day
Apr
14
Wed
Final Thesis Submission deadline / Last Day for a Thesis Defense
Apr 14 all-day
Last day to schedule a thesis defense
Apr 14 all-day
Apr
17
Sat
Comprehensive Exams
Apr 17 all-day