Academic Calendar

The COVID-19 Task Force is currently reviewing updated CDC guidance for vaccinated individuals. Oglethorpe is operating in the yellow phase of the campus protection guide in summer 2021. Masks are still required in most group settings on campus, regardless of vaccination status.


Updated Academic Calendars

Highlights for 2020-2021 academic year

  • Beginning later reduces the time students are on campus, gives us more time to prepare the classrooms and new technology.
  • Fall 2020 semester classes will commence on Tuesday, September 8 for both TU and ADP.
  • We will not have a Fall Break, and we will hold classes the Monday and Tuesday of Thanksgiving Week.
  • Four-week J-Term will take place in January 2021, with remote courses.
  • Spring 2021 semester will begin February 8, 2021.
  • Commencement 2020 will take place within a week of the 2021 ceremony in May 2021.