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Spring 2021 SESSIONS

Spring 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

Jan. 18, 2021

Mon.

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

Jan. 19, 2021

Tue.

First day of classes

Jan. 26, 2021

Tue.

Last day to add a class

Feb. 3, 2021

Wed.

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

Mar. 15-20, 2021

Mon. – Sat.

Spring holiday

Apr. 6, 2021

Tue.

Last day to drop a course with a "W"

May 3, 2021

Mon.

Last day of classes

May 4, 2021

Tue.

Make up day for classes days officially canceled by the university or Reading Period

May 5-13 2021

Multiple

Final exam period

May 13, 2021

Thu.

Official closing of Session 1

Session 2

Jan. 18, 2021

Mon.

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

Jan. 19, 2021

Tue.

First day of classes

Jan. 21, 2021

Thu.

Last day to add a class

Jan. 22, 2021

Fri.

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

Feb. 8, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course with a "W"

Feb. 18, 2021

Thu.

Last day of classes

Feb. 19, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

Feb. 19, 2021

Fri.

Official closing of Session 2

Session 3

Jan. 18, 2021

Mon.

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

Jan. 19, 2021

Tue.

First day of classes

Jan. 21, 2021

Thu.

Last day to add a class

Jan. 22, 2021

Fri.

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

Feb. 22, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course with a "W"

Mar. 11, 2021

Thu.

Last day of classes

Mar. 12, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

Mar. 12, 2021

Fri.

Official closing of Session 3

Session 4

Feb. 22, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

Feb. 24, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

Feb. 25, 2021

Thu.

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

Mar. 15-22, 2021

Mon. – Sat.

Spring holiday

Mar. 22, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course with a "W"

Apr. 1, 2021

Thu.

Last day of classes

Apr. 2, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

Apr. 2, 2021

Fri.

Official closing of Session 4

Session 5

Mar. 22, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

Mar. 24, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

Mar. 25, 2021

Thu.

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

Apr. 26, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course with a "W"

May 12, 2021

Wed.

Last day of classes

May 13, 2021

Thu.

Final exam period

May 13, 2021

Thu.

Official closing of Session 5

Session 6

Apr. 5, 2021

Mon.

First day of classes

Apr. 7, 2021

Wed.

Last day to add a class

Apr. 8, 2021

Thu.

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

Apr. 26, 2021

Mon.

Last day to drop a course with a "W"

May 6, 2021

Thu.

Last day of classes

May 7, 2021

Fri.

Final exam period

May 7, 2021

Fri.

Official closing of Session 6