Academic Calendars

for the University System of Georgia

USG Institution Calendars

2020-2021: Fall | Spring | Summer
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Spring 2020 - 2021

Institution Application Deadline Registration Classes Begin Last Day Drop/Add Recess Dates Classes End Final Exams
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Spring: Dec 1 Oct 26-Jan 10 Jan 25 Feb 1 N/A May 7 May 8,10-12
Albany State University Spring: Nov 1 Oct 1 Jan 11 Jan 14 Jan 18, Feb 8 & 23, Mar 24, Apr 2 & 15 Apr 29 May 3-6
Atlanta Metropolitan State College Spring: Oct 1 Oct 12 - Jan 15 Jan 11 Jan 15 N/A Apr 30 May 3 - May 6
Augusta University Spring: Dec 1 Oct 26-Jan 13 Jan 7 Jan 13 Mar 11-12, Apr 5-9 May 3 May 5-7, 10-11
Clayton State University Spring: NOV 15 OCT 12 - JAN 14 Jan 9 Jan 14 JAN 18 Apr 26 APR 27-MAY 3
College of Coastal Georgia Spring: Jan 4 Oct 26 Jan 11 Jan 15 Jan 18 and Mar 8-12 May 3 May 4-7
Columbus State University Spring: Nov 30 Oct 19- Jan 29 Jan 4 Jan 29 Jan. 18, 21, 22 Apr 30 May 5- 8
Dalton State College Spring: Dec 1 Oct 19-Jan 5 Jan 6 Jan 12 Jan 18, Mar 8-12 Apr 29 Apr 30-May 6
East Georgia State College Spring: Dec 15 Oct 14 - Jan 10 Jan 11 Jan 13 Jan 18; Mar 15-19 Apr 30 May 3-7
Fort Valley State University Spring: Oct 1, Nov 1 Oct 14-Nov 13, Jan 19-22 Jan 25 Jan 29 May 7 May 11, 12 & 13
Georgia College & State University Spring: Nov 1 Oct 26-Jan 18 Jan 19 Jan 25 Mar 8 May 4 May 5-7
Georgia Gwinnett College Spring: Nov 1 Oct 21 - Jan 25 Jan 19 Jan 25 Mar 14 - 21 May 3 May 4 - 10
Georgia Highlands College Spring: Dec 1 Nov 2 Jan 9 Jan 15 Jan 16-18, Apr 5-11 May 3 May 4-10
Georgia Institute of Technology Spring: N/A
Transfer: Jul 15-Sep 1
Nov 9-Dec 11, Jan 8-22 Jan 14 Jan 22 Jan 18, Mar 16, Mar 24 Apr 27 Apr 29-May 6
Georgia Southern University Spring: Dec 1 Dec. 15 and 19, Jan 6 and 8, Jan 11-14 Jan 11 Jan 14 Jan 18, Mar 15-19 Apr 30 May 1-6
Georgia Southwestern State University Spring: Dec 10 Oct 26 - Jan 25 Jan 19 Jan 25 Mar 15-21 May 10 May 11-14
Georgia State University Spring: Dec 1 Nov 2 - Jan 15 Jan 11 Jan 15 Jan 18; Mar 15-21 Apr 26 Apr 27 - May 4
Gordon State College Spring: Dec 1 Oct 20 - Jan 24 Jan 25 Jan 27 May 4 May 4-10
Kennesaw State University Spring: Nov Oct 16 - Jan 15 Jan 11 Jan 15 Jan 18; Mar 8 - 14 May 3 May 4 - 10
Middle Georgia State University Spring: Dec 12 Oct 14 Jan 8 Jan 13 Jan 20, Mar 16-22 Apr 29 Apr 30-May 5
Savannah State University Spring: Nov 15 Oct 27-Jan 18 Jan 19 Jan 22 Apr 30 May 1-7
South Georgia State College Spring: Oct 15 Nov 3 Jan 11 Jan 15 Jan 18, Mar 15-19 May 4 May 6-7; 10-12
University of Georgia Spring: Aug 15
Transfer:
Nov 5-Jan 12 Jan 13 Jan 20 Jan 18, Feb 17, Mar 12, Apr 8 May 3 May 5-11
University of North Georgia Spring: Nov 1 Oct 26 - Jan 15 Jan 11 Jan 15 Jan 18, Apr 1-2 Apr 30 May 3-8
University of West Georgia Spring: Nov 15 Oct 28 - Jan 10 Jan 4 Jan 10 Jan 20; Mar 16-20 Apr 27 Apr 29 - May 5
Valdosta State University Spring: Dec 11 Oct 26 -Jan 14 Jan 11 Jan 14 Jan 18, Feb 16, Mar 17, Apr 2, Apr 15, May 3 Apr 30 May 4-7

Terms Fall 2010 and forward:

  • Each Institution shall have two academic semesters (terms) each not to be less than 15 instructional weeks, excluding registration periods.
  • Each term must be separated by a minimum of one day.
  • A minimum of 750 minutes of instruction or equivalent is required.
Term Start Dates End Dates
Fall Semester Earliest Starting Date - Aug. 1 Latest End Date - Dec. 31
Spring Semester Earliest Starting Date - Jan. 2 Latest End Date - May 30