MBA Academic Calendar



MBA Program Academic Calendar 2020-2021

MBA Program Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Please note that these dates are subject to change due to the evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, pending approval of altered academic policies, and other factors.


MBA Program Refund Schedule

Event Details2020-21 Date
Opening Term Begins for incoming 1st year students
(FT and FX)
Sept. 8
Last Day to add or drop for Opening Term (MGMT 550)Sept. 8
Last day to withdraw from Opening Term (MGMT 550)Sept. 13
Opening Term period ends (specific classes end earlier)Sept. 14
Module 1 and fall semester classes beginSept. 14
Add/drop closes for module 1 and semester-long coursesSept. 18
Last day to drop module 1 classes without the grade
of W
Sept. 18
Indigenous People’s Day- CLASSES IN SESSIONOct. 12
Last day to withdraw from module 1 classesOct. 19
Last day of module 1 classesOct. 22
Program Day (reserved for studying)Oct. 23
Module 1 final exams and fall semester midterm
exams
Oct. 24 – 27
Career Week – no classesOct. 28 – Nov. 1
Module 2 classes begin, fall semester classes resumeNov. 2
Add/drop reopens for Module 2 classes onlyNov. 2
Add/drop closes for module 2 classesNov. 6
Last day to withdraw from fall semester-long coursesNov. 19
Last day of in-person classes for Module 2Nov. 20
Thanksgiving Holiday – no classesNov. 26 – 27
Last day to withdraw from Module 2 coursesDec. 7
Last day of Module 2 and fall semester classes,
Meets as a Thursday class day
Dec. 14
Program Day (reserved for studying)Dec. 15
Module 2 and fall semester final examsDec. 16 – 21
Optional Intensive Learning Experience day
sessions (optional for all students)
Jan. 7 – 11
Module 3 and spring semester classes begin,
meets as a Monday class day
Jan. 12
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – no classesJan. 18
Inauguration Day – no classesJan. 20
Add/drop closesJan. 21
Last day to withdraw from module 3 classesFeb. 15
Presidents Day – no classesFeb. 15
Last day of module 3 classes, meets as Monday class
day
Feb. 25
Program Day (reserved for studying)Feb. 26
Module 3 final exams and spring semester midterm
exams
March 1 – 5
Global Business Experience foreign residency week
(FT 2nd years)
*Travel and programming days vary by section
March 6 – 12
Intensive Learning Experience evening sessions
(FT 1st years and all Flex)
*ILEs may run two weeks or for the first or second week only
March 8 – 20
Spring break for any student not participating in GBE or ILEsMarch 8 – 20
Module 4 classes begin, spring semester classes resume
Add/drop reopens for module 4 classes only
March 22
Add/drop closes for module 4 classesMarch 26
Easter BreakApril 1 – 5
Last day to withdraw from spring semester-long coursesApril 21
Last day to withdraw from module 4 classesApril 25
The Executive Challenge – all day (FT 1st years)April 30
Last day of module 4 and spring semester classes,
meets as a Thursday class day
May 4
Program Day (reserved for studying)May 5
Module 4 and spring semester final examsMay 6 – 7,
10 -12
CommencementMay 21
Module 5 classes begin (EP/FX only)May 24
Add/Drop closes for Module 5 classesMay 28
Memorial Day – no classesMay 31
Friday meets as a Monday class dayJune 4
Juneteenth (Observed) – no classesJune 18
Last day to withdraw from module 5 classesJune 27
Last day of module 5 classesJuly 1
Program Day (reserved for studying)July 2
Module 5 final examsJuly 6 – 9
Global Business Experience foreign residency week
(EP/FX 2nd years)
*Travel and programming days vary by section
July 10 -16
Intensive Learning Experience evening sessions
(FT 1st years and all Flex)
*ILEs may run two weeks or for the first or second week only
July 26 – Aug. 7
Module 6 (tutorials only)July 12 – Aug. 19