Fall 2022

University calendars are accurate at the time of publication/posting, but subject to change. Some school and/or departmental calendars may differ from the university's academic calendar. Please check with the specific program of study to ensure the appropriate calendar is followed. [ OTHER SEMESTERS ]

August 2022
T 16 Orientation for new graduate students
Sa 20 Weeks of Welcome begin
M 22 New Student Convocation
T 23 Classes begin
MCV campus students - follow departmental schedule
T-M 23 - 29 Add/drop and late registration
TBA Faculty Convocation
W 31 Deadline for dean/departmental offices to submit all approved undergraduate change of major requests effective for the fall 2022 semester
September 2022
F 2 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays*
M 5 University closed**
F 9 Last day for fall degree candidates to submit graduation applications for December degrees
October 2022
F 21 Reading day, no classes held – Monroe Park campus
F 28 Midterm grades due
November 2022
T 1 Spring semester advance registration begins
F 4 Last day to withdraw from a course with a mark of “W” – both campuses (except for courses not scheduled for the full semester)
F 11 Veterans Day - University open - Classes in Session
Honor American Veterans of all Wars - Learn more about Veterans Day
M-Sn 21 - 27 Fall break, no classes held (University offices open Nov 21 through Nov 23) - Monroe Park campus
MCV campus students - follow departmental schedule
R-Sn 24 - 27 University closed **
December 2022
R-Sn 8 - 11 December School and Departmental commencement ceremonies
F 9 Last day of classes – MCV campus
Sa 10 December universitywide commencement ceremony
M 12 Last day for grades of incomplete to be converted from spring semester or summer sessions
M 12 Last day of classes - Monroe Park Campus
M-F 12 - 16 Final examinations – MCV campus
T-T 13 - 20 Final examinationsMonroe Park campus
F 16 Final date for graduate dean’s approval signature on completion of graduate thesis/dissertation for December degree candidates (check with graduate program director regarding internal schedules for submission of copy, defense and school/college dean approval)
F 16 Final date for submission of thesis/dissertation to the VCU Scholars Compass
W 21 Final grades are due by noon using Faculty eServices
Sa 24 Official date for certifying December diplomas
Sa-Sn 24 - Jan 1 University closed**
T 27 Holiday intersession classes begin
R 29 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – holiday intersession*
* Reasonable accommodations for completion of work missed should be made for students observing religious holidays.
** Subject to approval.