Hiram College

Academic Calendar

The Official Three-Year Calendar

This is the official three-year academic calendar for traditional undergraduates, community college partnerships, online degree programs, and graduate studies.

Fall Term

  2021-22 2022-23 2023-24
(Preliminary)
MAIS Orientation August 14, 2021 August 13, 2022 August 12, 2023
New Faculty Orientation August 19, 2021 August 15 & 17, 2022 August 14 & 16, 2023
Opening Assembly for Faculty/Staff  8:30 a.m. required August 20, 2021 August 16, 2022 August 15, 2023
Faculty Development  1:30 p.m. required August 20, 2021 August 16, 2022 August 15, 2023
Last day to add course for fall 12- or 3-week via Web4Student August 29, 2021 August 23, 2022 August 22, 2023
8-week I begins August 30, 2021 August 24, 2022 August 23, 2023
12-week classes begin August 30, 2021 August 24, 2022 August 23, 2023
Labor Day – CAMPUS CLOSED (NO CLASSES) September 6, 2021 September 5, 2022 September 4, 2023
Last day to drop 12-week course on the web with no grade September 10, 2021 September 6, 2022 September 5, 2023
Last day to drop 3-week course & no grade;
3-week course swap still open
September 10, 2021 September 6, 2022 September 5, 2023
Ethics Teach-In/Campus Day – NO CLASSES September 16, 2021 September 14, 2022 September 13, 2023
Celebration of Experiential Learning September 28, 2021 Sept. 27, 2022 Sept. 26, 2023
8-week I course evaluations turned on for students   October 3, 2022 October 2, 2023
12-week Fall Weekend October 8-10,2021 October 6-9,2022 October 5-8, 2023
12-week midterm grades due by 8 a.m. October 11, 2021 October 10, 2022 October 9, 2023
Advising for spring registration begins October 18, 2021 October 10, 2022 October 9, 2023
Board of Trustees fall meeting October 21-23, 2021 October 20-22, 2022 October 19-21, 2023
Homecoming October 23, 2021 October 22, 2022 TBD
Last day to drop Fall 8-week I course with grade of “W” October 22, 2021 October 18, 2022 October 17, 2022
8-week I ends October 24, 2021 October 18, 2022 October 17, 2023
8-week II begins October 25, 2021 October 19, 2022 October 18, 2023
Priority registration for spring begins November 1, 2021 October 24, 2022 October 23, 2023
8-week I grades due by 8 a.m. November 4, 2021 October 25, 2022 October 24, 2023
12-week course evaluations turned on for students   October 28, 2022 October 27, 2023
Last day to drop 12-week course with grade of “W” November 19, 2021 November 15, 2022 November 14, 2023
12-week classes end November 19, 2021 November 15, 2022 November 14, 2023
12-week study day N/A November 16, 2022 November 15, 2023
12-week Final Exams Nov. 22-24, 2021 Nov. 17-19, 2022 Nov. 16-18, 2023
12-week Term Break Nov. 25-30, 2021 Nov. 20-27, 2022 Nov. 19-26, 2023
8-week II course evaluations turned on for students    November 28, 2022 November 27, 2023
3-week classes begin December 1, 2021 November 28, 2022 November 27, 2023
Last day to swap a 3-week course December 3, 2021 November 30, 2022 November 29, 2023
12-week grades due by 8 a.m. December 6, 2021 December 5, 2022 December 4, 2023
3-week course evaluations turned on for students   December 7, 2022 December 6, 2023
Last day to drop 8-week II course with grade of “W” December 17, 2021 December 13, 2022 December 12, 2023
8-week II ends December 19, 2021 December 13, 2022 December 12, 2023
Last day to drop 3-week course with a grade of “W” December 21, 2021 December 16, 2022 December 15, 2023
3-week classes end December 21, 2021 December 16, 2022 December 15, 2023
3-week Final Exams December 22, 2021 December 17, 2022 December 16, 2023
Winter Break Dec. 23, 2021 – Jan. 9, 2022 Dec. 18, 2022 – Jan. 8, 2023 Dec. 17, 2023 – Jan. 7, 2024
3-week grades due by 8 a.m. December 29, 2021 December 28, 2022 December 27, 2023
8-week II grades due by 8 a.m. December 29, 2021 December 28, 2022 December 27, 2023

Spring Term

  2021-22 2022-23 2023-24
(Preliminary)
Last day to add course for spring 12- or 3-week via Web4Student  January 9, 2022 January 8, 2023 January 7, 2024
12-week classes begin January 10, 2022 January 9, 2023 January 8, 2024
8-week I begins January 10, 2022 January 9, 2023 January 8, 2024
Martin Luther King Jr. Day – NO CLASSES January 17, 2022 January 16, 2023 January 15, 2024
Last day to drop 12-week course with no grade January 21, 2022 January 20, 2023 January 19, 2024

Last day to drop 3-week course  & no grade
(students still able to swap 3-week courses)

January 21, 2022 January 20, 2023 January 19, 2024
Board of Trustees winter meeting January 27-29, 2022 March 2-4, 2023 Feb. 29 – Mar. 2, 2024
12-week February Break – NO CLASSES   February 10, 2023 February 9, 2024
8-week I course evaluations turned on for students February 18, 2022 February 17, 2023 February 16, 2024
Spring midterm grades due 8 a.m. February 21, 2022 February 20, 2023 February 19, 2024
8-week I make-up week (if needed) Feb. 28 – Mar. 5, 2022 Feb. 27 – Mar. 4, 2023 Feb. 26 – Mar. 2, 2024
Last day to drop 8-week I course with grade of “W” March 4, 2022 March 5, 2023 March 3, 2024
8-week I ends March 6, 2022 March 5, 2023 March 3, 2024
Spring break March 7-13, 2022 March 6-12, 2023 March 4-10, 2024
8-week I grades due 8 a.m. March 14, 2022 March 13, 2023 March 11, 2024
8-week II begins March 14, 2022 March 13, 2023 March 11, 2024
Advising for fall registration begins March 14, 2022 March 13, 2023 March 11, 2024
12-week course evaluations turned on for students March 25, 2022 March 22, 2023 March 20, 2024
Priority registration for fall begins March 28, 2022 March 27, 2023 March 25, 2024
Sugar Day – 12-week CLASSES WILL NOT MEET April 7, 2022 April 6, 2023 April 4, 2024
Last day to drop 12-week course with grade of “W” April 8, 2022 April 7, 2023 April 5, 2024
12-week classes end April 8, 2022 April 7, 2023 April 5, 2024
Final Exams April 11-13, 2022 April 10-12, 2023 April 8-10, 2024
12-week Term Break April 14-19, 2022 April 13-18, 2023 April 11-16, 2024
3-week classes begin April 20, 2022 April 19, 2023 April 17, 2024
8-week II course evaluations turned on for students April 22, 2022 April 21, 2023 April 19, 2024
Last day to swap a 3-week course April 22, 2022 April 21, 2023 April 19, 2024
12-week grades due by 8 a.m. April 25, 2022 April 24, 2023 April 22, 2024
3-week course evaluations turned on for students April 29, 2022  April 28, 2023 April 26, 2024
Last day to drop 8-week II course with grade of “W” May 6, 2022 May 7, 2023 May 5, 2024
8-week II ends May 8, 2022 May 7, 2023 May 5, 2024
Last day to drop 3-week course with grade of “W” May 10, 2022 May 9, 2023 May 7, 2024
3-week classes end May 10, 2022 May 9, 2023 May 7, 2024
3-week Final Exams May 11, 2022 May 10, 2023 May 8, 2024
Honors Convocation May 11, 2022 May 10, 2023 May 8, 2024
Board of Trustees spring meeting May 12-14, 2022 May 11-13, 2023 May 9-11, 2024
Commencement May 14, 2022 May 13, 2023 May 11, 2024
3-week grades due by 8 a.m. May 16, 2022 May 15, 2023 May 13, 2024
8-week II grades due by 8 a.m. May 16, 2022 May 15, 2023 May 13, 2024
Professional development days May 17-18, 2022 May 16-17, 2023 May 14-15, 2024

Summer Term

  2021-22 2022-23
(Preliminary)
2023-24
(Preliminary)
Summer I begins May 16, 2022 May 15, 2023 May 13, 2024
Memorial Day – CAMPUS CLOSED May 30, 2022 May 29, 2023 May 27, 2024
Alumni Weekend June 17-19, 2022 June 16-18, 2023 June 14-16, 2024
Juneteenth – CAMPUS CLOSED June 19, 2022 June 19, 2023 June 19, 2024
Summer II begins June 20, 2022 June 12, 2023 June 17, 2024
Summer I course evaluations turned on for students   June 23, 2023 June 21, 2024
Independence Day – CAMPUS CLOSED July 4, 2022 July 4, 2023 July 4, 2024
Last day to drop 8-week I course with grade of “W” July 8, 2022 July 9, 2023 July 7, 2024
Summer I ends July 10, 2022 July 9, 2023 July 7, 2024
Board of Trustees summer retreat July 20-21, 2022 July 19-20, 2023 July 17-18, 2024
Summer I grades due by noon July 14, 2022 July 13, 2023 July 11, 2024
Summer II course evaluations turned on for students   July 21, 2023 July 26, 2024
Last day to drop 8-week II course with grade of “W” August 12, 2022 August 6, 2023 August 11, 2024
Summer II ends August 14, 2022 August 6, 2023 August 11, 2024
Summer II grades due by noon August 18, 2022 August 10, 2023 August 15, 2024