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Important Dates


Spring 2022

January 10

Classes begin

January 17

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Service Day (no classes)

January 18

Last day to change/drop a course without a grade of “W” being recorded (Part of Term 30)

January 19

First day “W” grade assigned

Registration now requires an AS-199 form and immediate payment of fee

March 1

Format Check Deadline for Thesis/Dissertation

March 3

Midpoint in Semester

March 4

Last day to apply for May graduation

March 6-13

Spring Break (no classes)

March 21

Defense Deadline

March 28

Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of “WF” being recorded (Part of Term 30)

April 4

Final Submission Deadline for Thesis/Dissertation

April 25

Last Day of Classes

April 26

Reading Day

April 27 - May 4

Final Examinations

May 5

Arnold School of Public Health Hooding Ceremony (Details to Be Announced)

May 6-7

Commencement Exercises in Columbia


You may also find a listing of other University of South Carolina calendars on the Registrars website.

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