This schedule is a supplement to the 2020-2021 College Academic Calendar. Responsibility for meeting deadlines rests with the student; the Registrar’s Office has no authority to grant exceptions.

Aug. 26 Wed. First day of Fall classes
 Sept. 4 Fri. Last day to add a course
Oct. 9 Fri. Last day to drop a course (Class of 2024 may withdraw through 11/24)
Last day to add extra credit in a variable-credit course
  12-13
  Fall recess-no classes
  19-23
  Registration for January Program
  Nov.
16-Dec 1   Registration for Spring Session
 
24 Tues. Last day of Fall classes

Last day to elect or revoke Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading option
Last day to reduce credit in a variable-credit course
Last day to withdraw from a course (Class of 2024 only)

25-27 Thanksgiving recess (no classes)

  • Students must vacate the residence halls by Noon on Wednesday, Nov. 25
  • The remainder of the term (i.e., semester examinations) will be completed remotely.
Dec. 2-7 Final examination period

  • Final examinations will be completed remotely
17 Thur. Fall grades due (visible to students* on Web at 12:01 am on 18th)
Jan. 11 Mon. First day of January Program
11 Mon. Fall Incomplete course work due (unless instructor specified an earlier deadline);
Incomplete grades due Jan 18 (or within one week of work deadline)
13
Wed.
Last day to make a January course change
15
Fri.
Last day to declare Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading option for Jan Plan
22
Fri.
Last day to revoke Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory declaration for Jan Plan

Last day to add extra credit in a variable-credit Jan Plan course

 Feb 3 Wed. Last day of January Program

Last day to reduce credit in variable-credit Jan Plan course

10 Wed. First day of Spring classes
17
Wed.
January grades due (visible to students* via myColby at 12:01 am on the 18th)
19
Fri.
Last day to add a spring course
March 8-9 Spring recess (no classes)
  19
Last day to drop a course (Class of 2024 may withdraw through May 12)
Last day to add extra credit in a variable-credit course
April 15-16 Spring recess (no classes)
  28 Wed. Colby Liberal Arts Symposium (no classes, with the exception of regularly-scheduled Wednesday afternoon labs)
May 12 Wed. Last day of Spring classes

Last day for the Class of 2024 to withdraw from a course

Last day to elect or declare Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading option for spring

14-19 Final examination period
 24 Mon.  Senior Grades Due (visible to students* via myColby at 12:01 am on the 25th)
June  1 Tues..  All Grades Due (visible to students* via myColby at 12:01 am on the 2nd)
* Grades for students who have not completed all course evaluations are not visible until two weeks later.

Schedule is subject to change.

Rev. 03/11/2021