Habib University – Academic Year Calendar 2020–21‡ Fall 2020

Fall 2021

Faculty Returns

August 5, 2021

Summer 2021 Final Exams

August 6 – 7, 2021

Faculty Trainings and Development Workshops

August 9 – 13, 2021

Pakistan Independence Day

August 14, 2021

Ashura*

August 17 – 19, 2021

Orientation for New Students, and Academic Planning for Spring 20222

August 23 – 27, 2021

First Day of Classes

August 30, 2021

Last Day to DROP Courses

September 8, 2021

Last Day to ADD Courses

September 10, 2021

Designated Saturday for Teaching (Monday Schedule to be Followed)

September 18, 2021

Arbaeen/Chehlum of Imam Hussain (AS)*†

September 28, 2021

Designated Saturday for Teaching (Tuesday Schedule to be Followed)

October 2, 2021

Mid-Term Examinations

October 11 – 22, 2021

Last Day to Submit Part A of Course Proposals for Spring 2022

October 11, 2021

Last Day to Submit Part B of Course Proposals (with Syllabi) for Spring 2022

October 18, 2021

12th Rabi-ul-Awwal*†

October 19, 2021

Diwali

November 4, 2021

Announcement of Final Class Schedule and Beginning of Advisement Period for Spring 2022

November 15, 2022

Designated Saturday for Teaching (Wednesday Schedule to be Followed)

November 6, 2021

Last Day to WITHDRAW from Courses

November 19, 2021

Designated Saturday for Teaching (Thursday Schedule to be Followed)

November 20, 2021

Self-Service Enrollment for Seniors

November 23 – 24, 2021

Self-Service Enrollment for Juniors

November 26 – 26, 2021

Self-Service Enrollment for Sophomores

November 30 – December 1, 2021

Self-Service Enrollment for First-Year Students

December 2 – 3, 2021

Last Day of Regular Classes

December 3, 2021

Designated Saturday for Teaching (Friday Schedule to be Followed)

December 4, 2021

Final Examinations for Fall 2021

December 7 – 15, 2021

Last Date to File Petition for Incomplete Grade

December 15, 2021

General Enrollment for Spring 2022 Resumes

December 16, 2021

Academic Planning for Fall 2022 & Spring 20233

December 20 – 23, 2021

Grades for Fall 2021 Due

December 24, 2021

Spring 2022

Faculty Returns

January 5, 2022

Faculty Trainings and Development Workshops

January 5 – 7, 2022

First Day of Classes

January 10, 2022

Last Day to DROP Courses

January 19, 2022

Last Day to ADD Courses

January 21, 2022

Letter grades for I Grades Awarded in Fall 2021 Due

January 27, 2022

Academic Planning for Fall 2022

January 24 – 28, 2022

Kashmir Day Holiday

February 5, 2022

Academic Planning for Fall 2022

February 21 – 25, 2022

Conference Week: No Classes

March 21 – 25, 2022

Last Day to Submit Part A of Course Proposals for Fall 2022

February 28, 2022

Last Day to Submit Part B of Course Proposal (with Syllabi) for Fall 2022

March 7, 2022

Pakistan Day

March 23, 2022

1st Ramadan*; The University Switches to Ramadan Schedule

April 3, 2022

Announcement of Final Class Schedule and Beginning of Advisement Period for Fall 2022

April 6, 2022

Last Day to WITHDRAW from Courses

April 8, 2022

Self-Service Enrollment for Rising Seniors

April 14 – 15, 2022

Self-Service Enrollment for Rising Juniors

April 19 – 20, 2022

Self-Service Enrollment for Rising Sophomores

April 21 – 22, 2022

Youm-e-Ali (Martyrdom of Imam Ali) *†

April 23, 2022

Last Day of Classes

April 29, 2022

Eid-ul-Fitr Holidays*

May 3 – 6, 2022

Final Examinations for Spring 2022

May 9 – 18, 2022

Last Date to File Petition for Incomplete Grade

May 18, 2022

General Enrollment for Fall 2022 Resumes

May 19, 2022

Grades for Spring 2022 Due

May 27, 2022

Curriculum Review & Academic Planning for Spring 20236

May 30 – June 9, 2022

Convocation (Tentative)

June 11, 2022

Summer 2022

Last Day to ADD/DROP Courses

June 3, 2022

First Day of Classes

June 6, 2022

Incomplete Grades for Spring 2022 Due

June 30, 2022

Eid-ul-Adha*†

July 11 – 13, 2022

Last Day of Classes

August 3, 2022

Final Examinations for Summer 2022

August 4 – 5, 2022

Ashura*

August 7 – 9, 2022

Grades for Summer 2022 Due and Official Announcement

August 10, 2022

Notes

  • Habib University reserves the right to correct typographical errors or to adjust the Academic Calendar at any time it deems necessary.
  • Board of Faculty meetings will be scheduled in the 3rd or 4th week of each month, except for June and July.
  • Academic Council meetings will be held in the 4th week of every even-numbered month, except for June.

* Subject to sighting of the new moon.
† No classes.
1 Tentative teaching plan and course assignments drafted for Spring 2022.
2 Approve teaching load, assignments and course offerings for Spring 2022 (BOF) & draft syllabi of all new courses to be offered in Spring 2022.
3 Tentative teaching plan and course assignments drafted for Fall 2022 & initiate planning for Spring 2023.
4 Academic Planning for Fall 2022: (i) Approve teaching load, assignments and course offerings for Fall 2022 (BOF) & draft syllabi of all new courses to be offered in Fall 2022 due); (ii) Approve Four-year grid requirements for Class of 2026, including minors, approved by BOF.
5 Approve Four-year grid requirements for Class of 2026, including minors, approved by (Academic Council).
6 Tentative teaching plan and course assignments drafted for Spring 2023.