Academic Calendar

Spring 2022

Event Date
Spring classes begin for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, Jan 3, 2022
Spring international student orientation Thu, Jan 13, 2022
Spring graduate student orientation Fri, Jan 14, 2022
Martin Luther King Jr Day (note 1) Mon, Jan 17, 2022
Spring classes begin Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Deadline for associate degree candidates to apply for May 2022 graduation Fri, Jan 21, 2022
Deadline for master's and doctoral degree and certificate candidates to apply for May 2022 graduation Fri, Jan 21, 2022
Spring classes end for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Jan 28, 2022
Summer classes begin for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, Jan 31, 2022
Spring classes end for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Feb 11, 2022
Spring final examinations for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon-Fri, Feb 14-25, 2022
Summer classes begin for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, Feb 28, 2022
Deadline for bachelor's degree candidates to apply for December 2022 graduation Tue, Mar 15, 2022
Spring break (note 2) Mon-Sun, Mar 28-Apr 3, 2022
Spring classes end for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Apr 29, 2022
Spring final examinations for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon-Fri, May 2-13, 2022
Spring classes end Tue, May 3, 2022
Remembrance Day (note 3) Wed, May 4, 2022
Reading Day Wed, May 4, 2022
Spring final examinations Thu-Wed, May 5-11, 2022
Summer classes end for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Sat, May 7, 2022
Spring commencements Thu-Sun, May 12-15, 2022
Summer classes begin for second-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, May 16, 2022
Spring commencement for College of Podiatric Medicine Fri, May 20, 2022

Calendar Notes

  1. Observed state-designated holiday; no classes are scheduled, and university offices are closed.
  2. No classes during break; university campuses and offices are open.
  3. Remembrance Day (May 4, 1970): no final exams, classes or parts of classes are scheduled from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Summer 2022

Event Date
Summer classes begin for second-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, May 16, 2022
Summer intersession classes begin Thu, May 19, 2022
Summer classes begin for first-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, May 23, 2022
Summer classes end for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, May 27, 2022
Memorial Day (note 1) Mon, May 30, 2022
Summer intersession classes end Wed, Jun 8, 2022
Summer I classes begin Thu, Jun 9, 2022
Summer II classes begin Thu, Jun 9, 2022
Summer classes end for second-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Jun 10, 2022
Deadline for associate degree candidates to apply for August 2022 graduation Fri, Jun 17, 2022
Deadline for master's and doctoral degree and certificate candidates to apply for August 2022 graduation Fri, Jun 17, 2022
Juneteenth National Independence Day observed (note 1) Mon, Jun 20, 2022
Summer classes end for first-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Jul 1, 2022
Independence Day observed (note 1) Mon, Jul 4, 2022
Summer final examinations for first-year Podiatric Medicine students Tue-Mon, Jul 5-13, 2022
Summer I classes end Wed, Jul 13, 2022
Summer III classes begin Thu, Jul 14, 2022
Summer II classes end Wed, Aug 3, 2022
Summer III classes end Wed, Aug 17, 2022
Summer commencement Sat, Aug 20, 2022

Calendar Notes

  1. Observed state-designated holiday; no classes are scheduled and university offices are closed.

Fall 2022

Event Date
Fall international student orientation Wed, Aug 17, 2022
Fall graduate student orientation Thu-Fri, Aug 18-19, 2022
University convocation Mon, Aug 22, 2022
KSU Kickoff Mon-Wed, Aug 22-24, 2022
Fall classes begin Thu, Aug 25, 2022
Deadline for associate degree candidates to apply for December 2021 graduation Fri, Sep 2, 2022
Deadline for master's and doctoral degree and certificate candidates to apply for December 2021 graduation Fri, Sep 2, 2022
Labor Day (note 1) Mon, Sep 5, 2022
Deadline for bachelor's degree and undergraduate certificate candidates to apply for May 2022 graduation Thu, Sep 15, 2022
Fall classes end for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Sep 30, 2022
Spring classes begin for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, Oct 3, 2022
Fall Break (note 2) Thu-Sun, Oct 13-16, 2022
Fall classes end for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Fri, Oct 28, 2022
Fall final examinations for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon-Fri, Oct 31-Nov 10, 2022
Veterans day observed (note 1) Fri, Nov 11, 2022
Spring classes begin for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon, Nov 14, 2022
Thanksgiving Break (note 2) Wed-Sun, Nov 23-27, 2022
Fall classes end for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Wed, Nov 23, 2022
Thanksgiving Day (note 1) Thu, Nov 24, 2022
Columbus Day observed (note 3) Fri, Nov 25, 2022
Fall final examinations for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Mon-Fri, Nov 28-Dec 9, 2022
Fall classes end Sun, Dec 11, 2022
Fall final examinations Mon-Sun, Dec 12-18, 2022
Deadline for bachelor's degree and undergraduate certificate candidates to apply for August 2022 graduation Thu, Dec 15, 2022
Fall commencement Fri-Sat, Dec 16-17, 2022
Holiday schedule (note 4) TBA
Presidents Day observed (note 5) Thu, Dec 23, 2023
Christmas Day observed (note 1) Mon, 26, 2023
New Year’s Day observed (note 1) Mon, Jan 2, 2023

Calendar Notes

  1. Observed state-designated holiday; no classes are scheduled, and university offices are closed.
  2. No classes are scheduled during break; university campuses and offices are open.
  3. Columbus Day is a movable state-designated holiday, observed the day after Thanksgiving; no classes are scheduled, and university offices are closed.
  4. Kent State may operate on a holiday schedule during the last part of December. When that occurs, information will be communicated to faculty and staff by the Division of Human Resources.
  5. Presidents Day is a movable state-designated holiday, observed contiguous with Christmas Day; no classes are scheduled, and university offices are closed.