University of Southern California

Academics

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Fall Semester 2020 64 instructional days
Open Registration Mon-Fri August 10-14
Classes Begin Mon August 17
Labor Day Mon September 7
Classes End Fri November 13
Study Days Sat-Mon November 14-16
Exams Tue-Tue November 17-24
Winter Recess Wed-Sun November 25– January 10
Spring Semester 2021 73 instructional days
Open Registration Thu-Fri January 7-8
Classes Begin Mon January 11
Martin Luther King’s Birthday Mon January 18
President’s Day Mon February 15
Spring Recess Sun-Sun March 14-21
Classes End Fri April 30
Study Days Sat-Tue May 1-4
Exams Wed-Wed May 5-12
Commencement Fri May 14
Summer Session 2021 58 instructional days
Registration Mon-Tue May 17-18
Classes Begin Wed May 19
Memorial Day Mon May 31
Independence Day Mon July 5
Classes End Tue August 10