2021-22 Academic Calendar

Lyon College 2021-2022 Academic Calendar  
Fully In-Person Instruction

Fall 2021

1 August

Sunday

All Early-Arrival Returning Fall Athletes (Football, Band, Volleyball, M&W Soccer, M&W Cross Country, Cheer & Dance) 

6 August

Friday

Last day to deposit for the 2021 fall semester 

7 August

Saturday

New Freshmen and transfers arrive 

8-15 August

Sunday-Sunday

SCOT Week: Student Community Orientation and Transition (FR&TR)

16 August

Monday

Matriculation and Registration

17 August

Tuesday

Classes begin

23 August

Monday

Last day to add a class (Day 5)

30 August

Monday

Last day to drop without record of a course (Day 10)
Last day to declare a course pass/fail
Deadline for removal of incompletes

6 September

Monday

Labor Day (no classes)

17 September

Friday

Constitution Day (normal class schedule)

2 - 5 October

Saturday-Tuesday

FALL BREAK

6 October

Wednesday

Classes Resume
Midterm grades due by noon

8-10 October

Friday-Sunday

SCOTSFEST/Homecoming

13 October

Wednesday

Last day to drop a course with a “W” 

20 October

Wednesday

Service Day on campus; no classes (Tentative)

22 October

Friday

Founder's Day

25-29 October &
1-5 November

Monday-Friday

Advising Conferences (2 weeks)

8-12 November

Monday-Friday

Pre-registration for current students (Spring semester, 2022)

24-28 November

Wednesday-Sunday

Thanksgiving Break

29 November

Monday

Classes Resume

3 December

Friday

Last day of fall semester

6-10 December

Monday-Friday

Final Exams

15 December

Wednesday

Final Grades Due


Spring 2022

4 January

Tuesday

Last day to deposit for 2021 spring semester

5-8 January

Wednesday-Saturday

SCOT Week Spring Orientation (FR &TR) 

10 January

Monday

Spring Matriculation

11 January

Tuesday

Classes begin

17 January

Monday

MLK Day – no classes; college-wide programming 

18 January

Tuesday

Last day to add a class (Day 5)

25 January

Tuesday

Last day to drop without a record of a course (Day 10) 
Last day to declare a course pass/fail  
Deadline for removal of incompletes 

2 March

Wednesday

Midterm grades due by noon

9 March 

Wednesday

Last day to drop a course with a “W”

14-18 March

Monday-Thursday

Advising Conferences (1st week)

19-27 March

Saturday-Sunday

SPRING BREAK

28 March

Monday

Classes Resume

28 March- 1 April

Monday - Friday

Advising Conferences (2nd week)

4-8 April

Monday-Friday

Pre-registration for current students (Fall, 2022 and Summer I & II 2022)

15-18 April

Friday-Monday

EASTER BREAK

19 April

Tuesday

Classes Resume

19 April

Tuesday

Honors Convocation

4 May

Wednesday

Last day of classes

5 May

Thursday

Reading Day (through 6 p.m.)

5 (6 PM) May - 8 May

Thursday-Sunday

Final exams for graduating seniors (Sunday exams start at 1 PM)

5-10 May

Thursday-Tuesday

Final exams for non-graduating students 

10 May

Tuesday

Senior grades due by noon 

13 May

Friday

Baccalaureate

14 May

Saturday

Commencement - 8:30 AM

18 May

Wednesday

All grades due by noon

Summer School:

Summer Session I, 2022: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 – Friday, June 24, 2022

Summer Session II, 2022: Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - Friday, July 29, 2022

Additional Degree Conferrals:

Summer degrees conferred: June 30th

Winter degrees conferred: 3rd Friday of December