Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2021-2022

DateEvent
August 18-19 Mandatory Orientation for First Year Students
August 23 Fall Semester Begins
September 6 Labor Day (UNL Offices Closed)
September 12 Tuition and Fees Due
October 18 Fall Break (no classes for students; UNL offices open)
October 19 All classes today are Monday classes.
November 24 Thanksgiving break for students; no classes but UNL offices open
November 25-28 Thanksgiving Vacation (UNL offices closed)
December 3 Last day of classes
December 6-15 Final Exams
December 17 Fall Commencement (JD and Doctoral)
December 18 General University Commencement
December 25, 2021 - January 2, 2022 UNL Offices Closed for Holiday Break
January 3, 2022 UNL Offices Open
January 3-14, 2022 Two-week mini session
January 17, 2022 Martin Luther King Day (UNL closed)
January 18, 2022 Spring semester classes begin
March 13-20, 2022 Spring Vacation (UNL offices open)
April 29, 2022 Last day of classes
May 2-11, 2022 Final Exams
May 14, 2022 Spring Commencement
May 16-June 3, 2022 Three-Week Summer Pre-Session
June 6-July 8, 2022 1st Five-Week Summer Session
July 11-August 11, 2022 2nd Five-Week Summer Session
August 13, 2022 Summer Commencement

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 2021 semester are entitled to tuition refunds as follows:

% of Tuition RefundedLast Day to Drop
100% August 30, 2021
75% September 3, 2021
50% September 10, 2021
25% September 17, 2021
0% After September 17, 2021