Academic Calendar

The dates of the Academic Calendar are maintained by the Office of the Registrar and published each year in the Academic Catalog. Contact the Office of the Registrar if you have questions about published dates.

Comprehensive Online Calendar

The comprehensive online calendar for South Dakota Mines can be filtered in numerous ways to find the events that pertain to you. If you would like to submit an event for this calendar, use our Submit Event online form.
Use the Schedule A Room online form to reserve meeting or classroom space.

Final Exam Schedule

Find the Final Exam Schedules and Policy.

Calendars   

Summer Semester - 2021

  • Start and end dates for summer courses vary. Please check each course in Self-Service Banner for these dates. 
    *Students wishing to drop a summer course should contact the Office of the Registrar for more information regarding the last day to add/drop. 

Fall Semester - 2021

  • Classes begin – August 23
  • Last day to add or drop a course and to adjust fees – September 2
  • Last day for pass/fail and audit options – September 2
  • Labor Day Holiday – September 6
  • Native Americans' Day Holiday – October 11
  • Midterm (first half of semester ends) – October 15
  • Graduation application due for undergraduate students (planning to graduate in May or August) – October 18
  • Midterm deficiencies grades due by midnight – October 20
  • Early Registration Weeks (Tentative) – October 25 – November 12
  • Last day to drop classes – November 5
  • Veterans Day Holiday – November 11
  • Thanksgiving Holiday begins at end of class day – November 23
  • Classes resume – November 29
  • No class day – December 8
  • Final examinations – December 9 – 10 and 13 – 15
  • Semester ends – December 15
  • Fall Graduation – December 18
  • Final grades are due by midnight – December 20

Spring Semester - 2022

  • Classes begin — January 10
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday — January 17
  • Last day to add or drop a course and adjust fees — January 19
  • Last day for pass/fail and audit options — January 19
  • Presidents' Day Holiday — February 21
  • Midterm (First half of semester ends) — March 4
  • Midterm deficiencies grades due by midnight — March 9
  • Spring vacation begins at end of class day — March 11
  • Classes resume — March 21
  • Graduation application due for undergraduate students (planning to graduate in December) — March 21
  • Early Registration Weeks (Tentative) — March 21 - April 8
  • Last day to drop classes — April 4
  • Easter Holiday Break begins at end of class day — April 14
  • Classes resume — April 18
  • Final examinations — May 2 - 6
  • Semester ends — May 6
  • Spring Graduation — May 7
  • Final grades are due by midnight — May 11

Calendars on this page conform to guidelines established by the South Dakota Board of Regents, but are subject to change at its discretion.

Find SDBOR Academic Calendars at: http://www.sdbor.edu/services/academics/academiccalendar/index.htm


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