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 26 - 28 Thanksgiving break for students; no classes
November 30 - December 11 Final Exams held remotely
December 18 Graduate Commencement and Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
December 24, 2020 - January 3, 2021 UNL Offices Closed for Holiday Break

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