Academic Calendar

Cannot find the dates you are looking for?  See a pdf version of the 2020-2021 academic calendar here and the 2021-2022 academic year calendar plus future calendars here. The catalog also shows the current academic year and 3 projected academic years. Term 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 current term.

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

Jul
2
Fri
Graduation Application Due
Jul 2 all-day
Jul
5
Mon
Independence Day Holiday (No Classes, Offices open)
Jul 5 all-day
Jul
16
Fri
Last Day to Schedule a Thesis Defense
Jul 16 all-day
Summer Class Break (No Classes, Offices open)
Jul 16 all-day
Jul
29
Thu
Final Thesis Submission deadline
Jul 29 all-day
Jul
30
Fri
Last Day for a Thesis Defense
Jul 30 all-day
Aug
5
Thu
Study Day (No Classes, Offices open)
Aug 5 all-day
Aug
6
Fri
Final Exam and Project Day (Offices Open)
Aug 6 all-day
Summer & May-Extended Terms End (Offices Open, Graduation Clearance Form Due)
Aug 6 all-day
Aug
16
Mon
Start of 2021-2022 Academic Year (Pre-Fall PhD course starts)
Aug 16 all-day