Goodwin University Calendar

September 2021 - September 2022

 Fall Semester

 

Monday, August 30

Faculty return to campus. Community Day

Saturday, September 4

New student orientation

Monday, September 6

Labor Day.  No classes - University is closed

Monday, September 6 Last day to WITHDRAW without academic and financial penalty 

Tuesday, September 7

Fall semester begins

Monday, September 13

Last day to ADD a 15-week and first module course

Monday, September 20

Last day to add a 15-week course for approved courses only

Monday, September 20

Last day to WITHDRAW from a 15-week or first module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Tuesday, September 21

Faculty Census Day (first module and 15-week courses)

Monday, October 11

Indigenous People's Day. No classes - University is open

Tuesday, October 12 MPH (Joint Degree with GU and UB) Last day to WITHDRAW from first module course with academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy) 

Wednesday, October 13

Last day to WITHDRAW from a first module course with academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Sunday, October 24  MPH (Joint degree with GU and UB) First module courses end  

Wednesday, October 27

Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Wednesday, October 27

First module ends

Thursday, October 28

Second module begins

Monday, November 1 MPH (Joint Degree with GU and UB) Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)
Monday, November 1 MPH (Joint degree with GU and UB) Second module begins  

Wednesday, November 3

Last day to ADD a second module course

Monday, November 8

MPH (Joint Degree with GU and UB) Last day to ADD a second module course

Wednesday, November 10

Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Thursday, November 11

Veterans Day (observed). No classes - University is open

Friday, November 12 Faculty Census Day (second module courses)  
Monday, November 15  MPH (Joint Degree with GU and UB) Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy) 
Monday, November 15  MPH Census Day (Joint degree with GU and UB) For second module courses  

Wednesday, November 24

University will close at 3 p.m. - No evening classes

Thurs-Friday, November 25 - 26

Thanksgiving Holiday.  No classes - University is closed

Sat-Sun, November 27 - 28

Thanksgiving holiday weekend. No classes - University is open

Monday, December 6

Last day to WITHDRAW from a 15-week or second module course with academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Sunday, December 19

Fall semester ends

Fri-Sat, December 24-25

Christmas Day. University is closed

Winter Break

December 20, 2021-January 9, 2022

Winter break for students

Spring Semester 2022

Fri-Sat, December 31, 2021-January 1, 2022

New Year's Day (observed). University is closed

Monday, January 3

Faculty return to campus. Community Day

Saturday, January 8

New student orientation

Sunday, January 9

Last day to WITHDRAW with no financial penalty

Monday, January 10

Spring Semester begins

Monday, January 17

Martin Luther King Jr. Day. No classes -  University is closed

Tuesday, January 18  Last day to ADD a 15-week and first module course

Sunday, January 23

Last day to ADD a 15-week course for approved courses only

Sunday, January 23

Last day to WITHDRAW from a 15-week or first module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Monday, January 24

Faculty Census Day (first module and 15-week courses)

Monday, February 14

Last day to WITHDRAW from a first module course with academic and  financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Monday, February 21

Presidents Day. No classes - University is open

Sunday, February 27  First module ends
Mon-Sat, February 28-March 5

Reading Week. No Classes – University is open

Sunday, March 6

Last day to withdraw from a second module course without financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Monday, March 7

Second module begins

Sunday, March 13 Last day to ADD a second module course

Sunday, March 20

Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Monday, March21

Faculty Census Day (second module courses)

Sunday, April 10

Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course or a 15-week course with academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)
Fri-Sat April 15 - 16

Good Friday and Easter weekend. No classes - University is open

Sunday, April 17

Easter Sunday. No classes - University is closed

Sunday, April 24

Spring semester ends

Spring Break

April 25 - May 7

Spring break for students

April 25-May 1  Spring break for faculty 

Summer Semester 2022

Monday, May 2

Faculty return to campus. Community Day

Saturday, May 7

New student orientation

Sunday, May 8

Last day to WITHDRAW with no financial penalty

Monday, May 9

Summer semester begins

Sunday, May 15

Last day to ADD a 15-week and first module course

Sunday, May 22

Last day to ADD a 15-week course for approved courses only

Sunday, May 22

Last day to WITHDRAW from a 15-week or first module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Monday, May 23

Faculty Census Day (first module and 15-week courses)

Monday, May 30

Memorial Day. No classes - University is closed

Sunday, June 12  Last day to WITHDRAW from a first module course with academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)
Sunday, June 26 First module ends 
Sunday, July 3  Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy) 

Monday, July 4

Independence Day. No classes - University is closed

Monday, July 4 Second module begins  
Sunday, July 10 Last day to ADD a second module course 
Sunday, July 17 Last day to WITHDRAW from a second module course without academic penalty, but with financial penalty (See Refund Policy) 
Monday, July 18 Faculty Census Day (second module courses) 

Sunday, August 7

Last day to WITHDRAW from 15-week or a second module course with academic and financial penalty (See Refund Policy)

Sunday, August 21

Summer semester ends

Summer Break

August 22 - September 10

Summer break for students

August 22 - September 5  Summer break for faculty