Aug. 20, Thursday
Orientation begins. Opening Convocation.

Aug. 24, Monday
Classes begin, 8:00 a.m. Welcome Week begins.

Aug. 24-25 Monday-Tuesday
Check-in and registration confirmation. 

Aug. 28, Friday
Drop/Add deadline for first 7-week and 14-week courses.

Sept. 1, Tuesday
Last day to declare S/U option (see details below#) in a first 7-week course. Last day to declare a course audit.

Sept. 2, Wednesday
Regular withdrawal deadline for first 7-week courses; last day to cancel S/U option for a first 7-week course. 

Sept. 4, Friday
Last day to declare an S/U option in a 14-week course.

Sept. 11, Friday
Regular withdrawal deadline for 14-week courses; last day to cancel S/U option for a 14-week course; extended withdrawal deadline for first 7-week courses (new first-year students only**).

Sept. 25, Friday
Late withdrawal deadline for first 7-week courses (see details below*). 

Oct. 2, Friday
Extended withdrawal deadline for 14-week courses (new first-year students only**). 

Oct. 9, Friday
End of first 7-week courses. 

Oct. 12, Monday
Start of second 7-week courses. 

Oct. 16, Friday
Drop/Add deadline for second 7-week courses.  

Oct. 20, Tuesday
Last day to declare S/U option for a second 7-week course; last day to declare course audit for second 7-week course.

Oct. 21, Wednesday
Regular withdrawal deadline for second 7-week courses; last day to cancel S/U option for a second 7-week course.

Oct. 26-Nov. 6, Monday-Tuesday (Tentative)
2021 Spring Semester registration. 

Oct 28, Wednesday
Late withdrawal deadline for 14-week courses (see details below*).

Nov. 2, Monday
Extended withdrawal deadline for second 7-week courses (new first-year students only**).

Nov. 13, Friday
Late withdrawal deadline for second 7-week courses (see details below*).

Nov. 20, Friday
Last day of on-campus classes; Thanksgiving recess begins, 10:00 p.m.

Nov. 30, Monday
Classes resume remotely, 8:00 a.m. 

Dec. 4, Friday
Classes end, 10:00 p.m.

Dec. 5-6, Saturday-Sunday
Reading Days.

Dec. 7-10, Monday-Thursday
Final examinations.

Jan. 18, Monday
Classes begin, 8 a.m.

Jan. 18-19, Monday-Tuesday
Check-in and registration confirmation.

Jan. 22, Friday
Drop/Add deadline for first 7-week and 14-week courses.

Jan. 26, Tuesday
Last day to declare S/U# option in a first 7-week course. Last day to declare a course audit.

Jan. 27, Wednesday
Regular withdrawal deadline for first 7-week courses; last day to cancel S/U option for a first 7-week course.

Jan. 29, Friday
Last day to declare an S/U option in a 14-week course.

Feb. 5, Friday
Regular withdrawal deadline for 14-week courses; last day to cancel S/U option for a 14-week course; extended withdrawal deadline for first 7-week courses**

Feb. 19, Friday
Late withdrawal deadline for first 7-week courses*

Feb 26, Friday
Extended withdrawal deadline for 14-week courses (first-semester, first-year students only**).

March 5, Friday
Mid-term break begins, 10 p.m.; end of first 7-week courses.

March 15, Monday
Mid-term break ends, 8 a.m.; start of second 7-week courses.

March 19, Friday
Drop/Add deadline for second 7-week courses.

March 23, Tuesday
Last day to declare S/U option for a second 7-week course; last day to declare course audit for second 7-week course.

March 24, Wednesday
Regular withdrawal deadline for second 7-week courses; last day to cancel S/U option for a second 7-week course.

March 31-April 8, Wednesday-Thursday (tentative)
2021 Fall Semester registration.

April 2, Friday
Late withdrawal deadline for 14-week courses*. Regular withdrawal deadline for second 7-week courses**

April 16, Friday
Late withdrawal deadline for second 7-week courses*

April 30, Friday
Classes end, 10 p.m.

May 1-2, Saturday-Sunday
Reading Days

May 3-6, Monday-Thursday
Final examinations

May 12, Wednesday
Commencement

#Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory option.

*Late withdrawal policy: students are allowed to take a late withdrawal from a total of 12 semester hours of coursework during their Susquehanna career. To take advantage of this late withdrawal option, students must complete and return to the Registrar's Office the Late Withdrawal Approval form (available at the Registrar's Office).

** Regular withdrawal for new first-semester first-year students only. Students must complete and return a form which is available at the Registrar's Office.

Registrar's Office
Registrar's Office

This office maintains the official academic record for our students.

Majors & Minors
Majors & Minors

Check out our more than 60 major and minor programs.

Course Catalog
Course Catalog

The catalog lists all our courses and descriptions, as well as major and minor requirements.