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Fall 2021 SESSIONS

Fall 2021 Sessions

Search the sessions calendar for important dates during the academic year. For the most up to date information, consult UH’s Academic Calendar. Questions? Email us at sessions@uh.edu.

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Session 1

August 23, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

August 30, 2021

Mon.

Last day to add a class

September 6, 2021

Mon.

Labor Day Holiday

September 8, 2021

Wed.

ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving a grade
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents

November 4, 2021

Thur.

Last day to drop a course or with a "W"

November 24-24, 2021

Multiple

Thanksgiving Day Holiday

December 4, 2021

Sat.

Last day of classes

December 6, 2021

Mon.

Make up days for class days officially canceled by the University or reading period

December 7-15, 2021

Multiple

Final exam period

December 15, 2021

Wed.

Official closing of Session 1

Session 2

August 23, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

August 25, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

August 26, 2021

Thur.

ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving a grade
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents

September 6, 2021

Mon.

Labor Day Holiday

September 13, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course or with a "W"

September 23, 2021

Thur.

Last day of classes

September 24, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

Session 3

August 23, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

August 25, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

August 26, 2021

Thur.

ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving a grade
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents

September 6, 2021

Mon.

Labor Day Holiday

September 27, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course or with a "W"

October 14, 2021

Thur.

Last day of classes

October 15, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

Session 4

September 27, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

September 29, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

September 30, 2021

Thur.

ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving a grade
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents

October 18, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course or with a "W"

October 28, 2021

Thur.

Last day of classes

October 29, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

Session 5

October 18, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

October 20, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

October 21, 2021

Thur.

ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving a grade
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents

November 22, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course or with a "W"

November 24-24, 2021

Multiple

Thanksgiving Day Holiday

December 14, 2021

Tue.

Last day of classes

December 15, 2021

Wed.

Final exam period

Session 6

November 1, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

November 3, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

November 4, 2021

Thur.

ORD - Official Reporting Day
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving a grade
Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents

November 22, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course or with a "W"

November 24-24, 2021

Multiple

Thanksgiving Day Holiday

December 7, 2021

Tue.

Last day of classes