August 2020

August 23, 2020, 9:00am
Residence halls open for first year students.
August 23, 2020, 7:00pm
During the Induction Ceremony, we officially welcome members of the Class of 2024 to the Denison family and celebrate what it means to be Denisonians.
August 26, 2020, 9:00am
Residence halls open for upperclassmen.
August 27, 2020, 8:30am
Classes begin; course registration

September 2020

September 7, 2020, 8:00am
Classes are in session on Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2020.

October 2020

October 2, 2020, 8:30am to October 4, 2020, 5:00pm
Denison University hosts Big Red Weekend 2020.
October 8, 2020, 8:00am to October 10, 2020, 5:00pm
Denison University holds fall trustee meetings.
October 15, 2020, 8:00am to October 16, 2020, 5:00pm
Denison's fall break is held on Thursday, October 15, and Friday, October 16.
October 19, 2020, 8:30am to November 17, 2020, 5:00pm
Advising and registration begin for spring semester.

November 2020

November 21, 2020, 9:00am
Residence halls close for Thanksgiving Break.
November 23, 2020, 8:00am to November 27, 2020, 5:00pm
Thanksgiving Break scheduled for Monday, November 23, through Friday, November 27, 2020.
November 29, 2020, 9:00am
Residence halls reopen following Thanksgiving break.
November 30, 2020, 8:30am
Classes resume.

December 2020

December 11, 2020, 9:00pm
Fall semester classes end.
December 12, 2020, 8:00am
Reading and study day scheduled for final examinations.
December 13, 2020, 8:00am
Reading and study day scheduled for final examinations.
December 14, 2020, 8:00am
Final examinations take place for 2020 fall semester.
December 15, 2020, 8:00am
Final examinations take place for 2020 fall semester.
December 16, 2020, 8:00am
Final examinations take place for 2020 fall semester.
December 17, 2020, 8:00am
Final examinations take place for 2020 fall semester.
December 18, 2020, 9:00am
Residence halls close for winter break.

January 2021

January 17, 2021, 9:00am
Residence halls reopen following winter break.
January 18, 2021, 8:30am
Classes begin at 8:30 a.m. Changes of registration must be initialed by instructors and advisors before submitting the add/drop form to the registrar.
January 25, 2021, 8:00am
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is observed by Denison
January 28, 2021, 8:00am to January 30, 2021, 5:00pm
Denison University holds winter Trustee meeting.

March 2021

March 13, 2021, 9:00am
Residence halls close at 9 a.m. for Spring Break.
March 15, 2021, 8:00am to March 19, 2021, 5:00pm
Spring Break to be held from Monday, March 15 through Friday, March 19, 2021.
March 21, 2021, 9:00am
Residence halls open at 9 a.m. following Spring Break.
March 22, 2021, 8:00am to April 13, 2021, 4:30pm
Advising and registration to be held for 2021 fall semester.
March 22, 2021, 8:30am
Classes resume for 2021 spring semester.

April 2021

April 15, 2021, 8:00am to April 17, 2021, 5:00pm
Denison University holds spring Trustee meeting.
April 16, 2021, 12:30pm
During the annual Academic Awards Convocation, Denison University celebrates the academic achievements of its faculty and students.

May 2021

May 3, 2021, 9:00pm
Classes end for 2021 spring semester.
May 4, 2021, 8:00am
Reading and study days scheduled for final examinations.
May 5, 2021, 8:00am
Final examinations to be held for 2021 spring semester.
May 6, 2021, 8:00am
Final examinations to be held for 2021 spring semester.
May 7, 2021, 8:00am
Reading and study days scheduled for final examinations.
May 8, 2021, 8:00am
Final examinations to be held for 2021 spring semester.
May 9, 2021, 8:00am
Reading and study days scheduled for final examinations.
May 10, 2021, 8:00am
Final examinations to be held for 2021 spring semester.
May 11, 2021, 8:00am
Final examinations to be held for 2021 spring semester.
May 12, 2021, 9:00am
Residence halls close for non-graduates.
May 14, 2021, 4:00pm
Denison University holds Baccalaureate services at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
May 14, 2021, 7:00pm
Denison University holds Baccalaureate services at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
May 15, 2021, 11:00am
Denison University holds 180th Annual Commencement exercises.
May 15, 2021, 7:00pm
Residence halls close for graduates at 7 p.m.
May 19, 2021, 8:30am to August 10, 2021, 5:00pm
Denison University hosts Summer Scholars program.