Academic Calendar-School of Pharmacy & Health Professions

First Semester, 2020-2021

August 5 Wednesday Alaska Occupational Therapy Professionalism Ceremony
3-7 Mon-Fri Welcome Week for first-year Alaska Doctor of Occupational Therapy Students
3-7 Mon - Fri Welcome Week for first year Regis Creighton Doctor of Occupational Therapy Students
5 Wednesday Regis Creighton Occupational Therapy Professionalism Ceremony
9-14 Sun-Fri Welcome Week for first-year campus/distance Pharmacy students, campus Occupational Therapy students, and campus Physical Therapy students
12 Wednesday Fall term begins (For all but first-year students)
14 Friday Campus/distance Pharmacy, campus Occupational Therapy, and campus Physical Therapy Professionalism Ceremony
17 Monday Fall term begins for all first-year Doctor of Pharmacy, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy students
19 Wednesday Classes begin for all students enrolled in courses taught by undergraduate colleges
28 Tuesday Last day for registration and adding course(s) to schedule; Last day to drop individual courses
September 7 Monday Labor Day - no classes
9 Wednesday 11:00 a.m. Mass of the Holy Spirit
15 Tuesday Last day to change from credit to audit. Last day to apply for Pass/No Pass status
October 15 Thursday Last day for filing on-line degree applications for December degree
Classes resume
November 6 Friday School of Pharmacy and Health Professions Career Fair
6 Friday Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W"
19-25 Thursday-Wednesday Final Semester Examinations
25 Wednesday Fall Semester Ends

Second Semester, 2020-2021

January 11 Monday Spring term begins in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions for most classes and programs1
13 Wednesday Classes begin for all students enrolled in courses taught by undergraduate colleges
19 Tuesday Last day for registration and adding courses to schedule; Last day for dropping individual courses.
February 9 Tuesday Last day to change from credit to audit. Last day to apply for Pass/No Pass status
15 Monday Last day for filing on-line degree applications for May degree
March 7 Sunday Spring recess begins
15 Monday Classes resume
April 1 Thursday Holy Thursday - classes suspended at 5 p.m.
2 Friday Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W"
4 Sunday Easter Sunday
5 Monday Easter Monday. Classes resume at 5 p.m.
May 3-8 Mon-Sat Final semester examinations
14 Friday Baccalaureate Mass, St. John's Church
14 Friday SPAHP Graduate Recognition and Hooding Ceremony
15 Saturday University Commencement

Summer Session, 2021

May 10 Monday Summer term begins in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions for most classes and programs1
31 Monday Memorial Day - no classes
June 15 Tuesday Last day to file Degree Application for August degree conferral
July 5 Monday Independence Day (observed) - no classes
August 13 Friday Summer Session ends
21 Saturday Degrees conferred for August graduates