Fall 2021 Semester Calendar (PDF) (revised 06/08/2021)

Refund Details for all Classes


Most dates listed below pertain to full-semester, 16-week classes. For shorter parts of term, check your class syllabus for dates such as last day to drop with a "W."

*Deadlines listed are for full-semester courses. Courses in smaller parts of the term (presession, 7-week, etc.) have different, but proportionately equivalent deadlines for adds, drops, refunds and withdrawals. Detailed dates can be found by clicking on the Important Semester Dates link at www.wichita.edu/onestop.

Continuous Eight Week Session (June 1-July 24)

First Four-Week Session (June 1-27)

Second Four-Week Session (June 29-July 24)

Fall 2021 Semester Calendar

Most dates listed below pertain to full-semester, 16-week classes. For shorter parts of term, check your class syllabus for dates such as last day to drop with a "W."

Event Date
Fall web registration begins April 5, 2021 (Monday)

Fall presession classes begin

Last day for 100% refund for presession classes

Aug. 2, 2021 (Monday)
Senior citizen registration for presession classes only Aug. 3, 2021 (Tuesday)
Last day to officially withdraw from a presession classes with a "W" Aug. 10, 2021 (Tuesday)
Weekday and evening full-semester classes begin Aug. 16, 2021 (Monday)
Senior citizen registration for full-semester courses Aug. 19, 2021 (Thursday)

Last day to add full-semester classes or change sections of the same course

NOTE: Classes that are less than the whole semester in length and that begin after the first week of the semester, online registration continues every day through the first day of class.

Aug. 20, 2021 (Friday)
Saturday / Sunday full-semester classes begin Aug. 21, 2021 (Saturday)

Last day to drop a full-semester class and NOT have it appear on your record.

Last day to change your enrollment in a full-semester class from "credit" to "audit"

Last day to drop and receive 100% tuition refund for full-semester classes. No additional partial refunds provided. Classes meeting for a period other than the full academic term will refund according to the schedule online.

See refund policies at www.wichita.edu/refund

See tuition information atwww.wichita.edu/tuition

See important Accounts Receivable dates at www.wichita.edu/ar

Aug. 27, 2021 (Friday)
NO CLASSES - Offices closed - Labor Day Sept. 6, 2021 (Monday)

Mid-semester point

First 8-week classes end

Oct. 6, 2021 (Wednesday)

NO CLASSES - Fall Break (Offices open Oct. 11-12)

Begins 2 p.m. on Oct. 9 (Saturday)

Oct. 9-12, 2021
Spring schedule of courses available online (tentative) Oct. 11, 2021 (Monday)
Last day to officially withdraw from a full-semester class with a "W" Oct. 26, 2021 (Tuesday)
Spring early registration begins (tentative) Nov. 8, 2021 (Friday)
NO CLASSES - Thanksgiving Break (Offices closed Nov. 25-26 and re-open Nov. 29) Nov. 24-28, 2021
Last day of classes Dec. 2, 2021 (Thursday)
STUDY DAY Dec. 3, 2021 (Friday)
Final examinations - See schedule online Dec 4-9, 2021
Fall commencement - see details at wichita.edu/commencement Dec. 12, 2021 (Sunday)
Fall diplomas available Feb. 15, 2022 (Tuesday)
Last day for students graduated in the fall to order a transcript of their academic record and have the transcript fee waived April 15, 2022 (Friday)

Academic calendars:

Fall 2019 - Summer 2022 (PDF)

Fall 2022 - Summer 2025 (PDF)