At GSU, the academic year starts with the fall semester.

The academic calendar is a useful document for planning purposes. The academic calendar contains:

    Start and end dates of a semester or term 
    Holidays and breaks
    Registration deadlines
    Grading deadlines


  • Fall 2021


    August 30, 2021MondayFall Semester Begins
    September 6, 2021MondayLabor day-University Closed
    September 17, 2021FridayGraduation Applications Due
    December 1, 2021WednesdaySpring/Summer 2021 Incomplete Grades Due
    December 12, 2021SundayFall Semester Ends
    December 19, 2021Sunday

    Final Grades Due


  • Summer 2021


    May 17, 2021 MondaySummer Semester Begins
    May 31, 2021MondayMemorial Day Holiday - University Closed
    July 5, 2021MondayIndependence Day Holiday (Observed) - University Closed
    August 1, 2021SundaySpring 2020 Incomplete Grades Due
    August 15, 2021SundaySummer Semester Ends
    August 22, 2021Sunday Final Grades Due

  • Intersession 2021-2022


    Intersession takes place between the fall semester and the spring semester. Courses have an "INTS1" or "INTS" section code.

    December 13, 2021MondayIntersession Begins
    January 17, 2022MondayIntersession Ends

  • Academic Calendars (pdf)


    Click on the link below