Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

DateEvent
August 17 Fall Semester begins - classes start on asynchronous, remote learning basis
August 20 - 21 Mandatory Orientation for First Year Students
August 24 In-person instruction will begin for courses that have an in-person component
September 12 Tuition and Fees Due
November 20 Last Day of Classes
November 30 - December 11 Final Exams held remotely
December 24, 2020 - January 3, 2021 UNL Offices Closed for Holiday Break
January 4, 2021 UNL Offices Open
January 19, 2021 Law classes begin this week
April 23, 2021 Last day of classes
April 26-May 5, 2021 Final Exams
May 7, 2021 Spring Commencement
May 17-June 4, 2021 Three-Week Summer Pre-Session
June 7-July 9, 2021 1st Five-Week Summer Session
July 12-August 12, 2021 2nd Five-Week Summer Session

Tuition Refund Deadlines

First year students are not allowed to withdraw from any individual classes. Students who withdraw from the College of Law during the fall 2020 semester are entitled to tuition refunds as follows:

% of Tuition RefundedLast Day to Drop
100% August 28, 2020
75% September 4, 2020
50% September 11, 2020
25% September 18, 2020
0% After September 18, 2020