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Academic Calendar

Important dates and deadlines for the DNP program at DeSales.

Fall 2021

  • August 19-22 | Thursday - Sunday | DNP Residency
  • August 23 | Monday | Classes begin
  • August 30 | Monday | Last day to add or drop a course by 5:00pm
  • September 6 | Monday | Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
  • September 20 | Monday | Registration opens for Winter/Spring or Winter only programs
  • September 28 | Tuesday | Last day to withdrawal with partial refund from courses with W, WP, or WF by 5:00pm
  • November 21 | Sunday | Last day of Fall Session
  • December 13 | Monday | Registration opens for Spring-only programs
  • December 31 | Friday | Deadline to submit application for January degree conferral

Winter 2022

  • January 8-9 | Saturday-Sunday | DNP Residency
  • January 10 | Monday | Classes begin
  • January 17 | Monday | Last day to add or drop a course by 5:00pm
  • January 22 | Saturday | Degree Conferral (no ceremony)
  • February 14 | Monday | Last day to withdrawal with partial refund from courses with W, WP, or WF by 5:00pm
  • March 14 | Monday | Registration opens for Summer/Fall or Summer-only programs
  • April 1 | Friday | Deadline for submitting application for May graduation
  • April 3 | Sunday | Last day of Winter Session

Spring 2022

  • April 9-10 | Saturday-Sunday | DNP Residency
  • April 11 | Monday | Classes begin
  • April 18 | Monday | Last day to add or drop a course by 5:00pm
  • May 16 | Monday | Last day to withdrawal with partial refund from courses with W, WP, or WF by 5:00pm
  • May 21 | Saturday | Conferral of degree - Spring Graduation Ceremony
  • May 24 | Tuesday | Registration opens for Fall only programs
  • May 30 | Monday | Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
  • July 1 | Friday | Last day of Spring Session; (Last day to defend)
  • August 1 | Monday | Deadline to submit application for Summer degree conferral

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