Academic Calendar 2021-2022

This is an archived copy of the 2021-2022 catalog. To access the most recent version of the catalog, please visit https://catalog.tamuk.edu.

The Academic Year at Texas A&M University-Kingsville generally refers to the following terms: Fall semester (16 weeks) starting at the end of August; the Spring semester (16 weeks) starting in mid-January; and two Summer terms (5 weeks each) starting in early June and ending in early August. 

Dates and Times Subject to Change. Please visit the Academic Calendar Webpage for any changes to the calendars. 

The Academic Year at Texas A&M University-Kingsville generally refers to the following terms: Fall semester (16 weeks) starting at the end of August; the Spring semester (16 weeks) starting in mid-January; and two Summer terms (5 weeks each) starting in early June and ending in early August. 

Dates and Times Subject to Change. Please visit the Academic Calendar Webpage for any changes to the calendars. 

Fall 2021 Semester - 16 Weeks (August 17 - December 9)

Date Time Event
April 5, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - 2021 Summer & 2021 Fall
Aug. 5 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to students enrolling late)
Aug. 13 Students enter into a payment plan or pay tuition/fees may re-enroll for classes using JNet. Will be assessed a Late Payment Fee ($35) and a Late Enrollment Fee ($35). Class availability is not guaranteed.
Aug. 16 8 a.m. Enforced Withdrawal or Academic Suspension - students who have not obtained permission to continue studies will be dropped from all courses.
Aug. 16 Blackboard access available for students
Aug. 17 First Class Day
Aug. 21 First Class Day for all Saturday students.
Aug. 23 5 p.m. 5th Class Day (drops for non-payment). Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed.
Aug. 24-27 Reinstatement requests ($100 fee).
Aug. 24-27 6th to 9th class day, students may fill out an add/drop form with the Registrar's Office to be reinstated in classes.
Aug. 24-27 Permission to enroll or change classes is required from adviser & professor (add/drop form is required).
Aug. 27 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Sept. 1 12th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements.
Sept. 2 Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. (13th Class Day Drop)
Sept. 13 20th Class Day
Sept. 13 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
Oct. 12 Mid Semester Point
Oct. 25 Title IV 60% of Semester
Oct. 26 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester.
Priority Enrollment begins for Spring 2022
Oct. 25 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate students)
Oct. 26 8 a.m. Post Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned hrs)
Oct. 27 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Oct. 28 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Oct. 29 8 a.m. Freshmen (0-29 earned hrs)
Nov. 1 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students
Dec. 1 Last Class Day
Dec. 2 Study Day (no classes)
Dec. 3-9 Final Examinations
Dec. 10 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Aug. 10 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Aug. 16 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Sept. 1 5 p.m. SAP Appeal Deadline
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Fall term.
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Last day to submit Fall Financial Aid Revision Request.

Payment Information (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Aug. 2 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment.
Aug. 11 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
Aug. 11 Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Aug. 11 First Refund Processed
Aug. 12 Late Payment fees assessed ($35)
Aug. 13 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
Scheduled Drops Dates for Non-Payment:
Aug. 24 8 a.m. 5th Class Day
Sept. 2 8 a.m. 12th Class Day
Sept. 14 8 a.m. 20th Class Day
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
Sept. 1 Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements
Sept. 14 Three-peat charges added to student account

December 2021 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Apr. 1, 2021 Blue & Gold online application opens for December commencement
Sept. 1, 2021 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for December commencement
Sept. 10 Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve December graduation applications
Sept. 16 Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Sept. 17 Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
Nov. 30 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Dec. 10 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Nov. 25-26 Thanksgiving Holiday (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days https://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
Aug. 15 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Sept. 15 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
Nov. 24 6 p.m. Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 28 2 p.m. Residence Halls re-open after Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 10 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
June 18 Blackboard access available for faculty
Aug. 16 8:30 a.m. Fall General Meeting, Jones Auditorium
Aug. 16 College Meetings
Aug. 16 Departmental Meetings
Oct. 15 Noon Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
Oct. 26 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Dec. 13 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Fall 2021 Semester - 1st 8 Weeks (August 17 - October 6)

Date Time Event
April 5, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - 2021 Summer & 2021 Fall
Aug. 5 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to students enrolling late).
Aug. 16 Blackboard access available for students
Aug. 17 First Class Day
Aug. 17 - 19 Permission to enroll or change classes is required from adviser & professor
Aug. 19 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Aug. 24 5 p.m. 6th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatments.
Aug. 25 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Tuition & fees will be owed. (7th Class Day Drop)
Aug. 27 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
Sept. 10 Mid Semester Point
Sept. 16 Title IV 60% of Semester
Sept. 17 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
Oct. 5 Last Class Day
Oct. 6 Final Examinations
Priority Enrollment begins for Spring 2022
Oct. 25 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate students)
Oct. 26 8 a.m. Post Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned hrs)
Oct. 27 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Oct. 28 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Oct. 29 8 a.m. Freshmen (0-20 earned hrs)
Nov. 1 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students.
Dec. 10 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Aug. 10 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Aug. 16 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Fall term.
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Last day to submit Fall Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Aug. 2 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment.
Aug. 11 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
Aug. 11 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Aug. 11 First Refund Processed
Aug. 12 Late Payment fees assessed ($35)
Aug. 13 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
Aug. 24 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - (Census)
Schedule Drop Dates for Non-Payment:
Aug. 25 8 a.m. 6th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
Sept. 2 Three-peat charges added to student account

December 2021 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Apr. 1, 2021 Blue & Gold online application opens for December commencement
Sept. 1 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for December commencement
Sept. 10 Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve December graduation applications
Sept. 16 Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Sept. 17 Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
Nov. 30 Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Dec. 10 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Nov. 25-26 Thanksgiving Holiday (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meals Plans

Date Time Event
Aug. 15 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Sept. 15 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
Nov. 24 6 p.m. Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 28 2 p.m. Residence Halls re-open after Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 10 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
June 18 Blackboard access available for faculty
Aug. 16 8:30 a.m. Fall General Meeting, Jones Auditorium
Aug. 16 College Meetings
Aug. 16 Departmental Meetings
Sept. 15 Noon Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all-levels)
Sept. 17 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Oct. 8 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Fall 2021 Semester - 2nd 8 Weeks (October 11 - December 2)

Date Time Event
April 5, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - 2021 Summer & 2021 Fall
Aug. 5 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to students enrolling late).
Aug. 16 Blackboard access available for students
Oct. 11 First Class Day
Oct. 11-13 Permission to enroll or change classes is required from adviser & professor.
Oct. 13 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Oct. 18 5 p.m. 6th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements.
Oct. 19 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Tuition & fees will be owed. (7th Class Day Drop)
Oct. 21 Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form
Priority Enrollment begins for Spring 2022
Oct. 25 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate students)
Oct. 26 8 a.m. Post Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned)
Oct. 27 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Oct. 28 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Oct. 29 8 a.m. Freshmen (0-29 earned hrs)
Nov. 1 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students
Nov. 5 Mid Semester Point
Nov. 11 Title IV 60% of Semester
Nov. 12 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester.
Dec. 1 Last Class Day
Dec. 2 Final Examinations
Dec. 10 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Aug. 10 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Aug. 16 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Fall term
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Last day to submit Fall Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Aug. 2 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment.
Aug. 11 First Refund Processed
Aug. 11 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Oct. 4 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
Oct. 5 Late Payment fees assessed ($35)
Oct. 6 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
Oct. 18 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - (Census)
Scheduled Drop Date for Non-Payment:
Oct. 19 8 a.m. 6th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
Oct. 19 Three-peat charges added to student account

December 2021 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Apr. 1, 2021 Blue & Gold online application opens for December commencement
Sept. 1 , 2021 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for December commencement
Sept. 10 Final Deadline for College to Approve December graduation applications.
Sept. 16 Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Sept. 17 College will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
Nov. 30 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Dec. 10 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Nov. 25-26 Thanksgiving Holiday (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
Aug. 15 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Sept. 15 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
Nov. 24 6 p.m. Residence Hall close for Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 28 2 p.m. Residence Halls re-open after Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 10 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
June 18 Blackboard access available for faculty
Aug. 16 8:30 a.m. Fall General Meeting, Jones Auditorium
Aug. 16 College Meetings
Aug. 16 Departmental Meetings
Nov. 10 Noon Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
Nov. 12 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Dec. 6 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

The Academic Year at Texas A&M University-Kingsville generally refers to the following terms: Fall semester (16 weeks) starting at the end of August; the Spring semester (16 weeks) starting in mid-January; and two Summer terms (5 weeks each) starting in early June and ending in early August. 

Dates and Times Subject to Change. Please visit the Academic Calendar Webpage for any changes to the calendars. 

Winter 2021 Intersession - 2 Weeks (December 13 - January 7)

Date Time Event
October 25, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - 2021 Winter Intersession
Priority Enrollment begins for Spring 2022
Oct. 25 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate
Oct. 26 8 a.m. Post Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned hrs)
Oct. 27 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Oct. 28 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Oct. 29 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students
Dec. 1-10 5 p.m. Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to student enrolling late).
Dec. 10 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Dec. 12 Blackboard access available for students
Dec. 13 First Class Day
Dec. 14 2nd Class Day - Census Date
Dec. 15 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed.
Dec. 16 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
Dec. 17 Mid Semester Point
Jan. 3 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
Jan. 4 Title IV 60% of Semester
Jan. 7 Last Class Day
Jan. 7 Final Examinations

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Aug. 10 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Aug. 16 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Spring term.
Nov. 1 5 p.m. Last day to submit Spring Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Dec. 6 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline
Dec. 6 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Dec. 7 8 a.m. Late Payment fees ($35) are assessed.

May 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Oct. 1, 2021 Blue & Gold online application opens for May commencement.
Feb. 3, 2022 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for May commencement.
Feb. 9 5 p.m. Final Deadline for College to Approve May graduation applications.
Feb. 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Feb. 11 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
Apr. 29 Graduation Cancellation Deadline
May 20 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Dec. 20-31 December Holiday Break - No Classes Held
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
Oct. 14 Blackboard access available for faculty
Jan. 3 Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Jan. 10 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

The Academic Year at Texas A&M University-Kingsville generally refers to the following terms: Fall semester (16 weeks) starting at the end of August; the Spring semester (16 weeks) starting in mid-January; and two Summer terms (5 weeks each) starting in early June and ending in early August. 

Dates and Times Subject to Change. Please visit the Academic Calendar Webpage for any changes to the calendars. 

Spring 2022 Semester - 16 Weeks (January 19 - May 12)

Date Time Event
Oct. 25, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - Spring 2022
Jan. 3 First day back from winter break for staff. Fee bills and student payment plans are available.
Jan. 3 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to students enrolling late).
Jan. 14 Enforced Withdrawal or Academic Suspension - students who have not obtained permission to continue studies will be dropped form all courses.
Jan. 14 Students enter into a payment plan or pay tuition/fees may re-enroll for classes using JNet. Will be assessed a Late Payment Fee ($35) and a Late Enrollment Fee ($35). Class availability is not guaranteed.
Jan. 18 Blackboard access available for students
Jan. 19 First Class Day
Jan. 22 First Class Day for al Saturday students.
Jan. 25 5 p.m. 5th Class Day (drops for non-payment). Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed.
Jan. 26 Reinstatement requests ($100)
Jan. 26-31 6th class day to 9th class day, students may fill out an add/drop form with the Registrar's Office to be reinstated in classes.
Jan. 31 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Feb. 3 5 p.m. 12th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatement.
Feb. 4 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. (13th Class Day Drop)
Feb. 15 20th Class Day
Feb. 15 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form
Mar. 20 Mid Semester Point
Mar. 31 Title IV 60% of Semester
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
Priority Enrollment begins for Summer 2022 & Fall 2022
Apr. 4 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate students)
Apr. 5 8 a.m. Post Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned hrs)
Apr. 6 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Apr. 7 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Apr. 8 8 a.m. Freshman (0-29 earned hrs)
Apr. 11 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students
May 4 Last Class Day
May 5 Study Day (no class)
May 6-12 Final Examinations
May 13 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Jan. 10 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Jan. 12 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Feb. 3 5 p.m. SAP Appeal Deadline
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Spring term.
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Deadline to submit Spring Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information/Deadlines (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Jan. 3 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment
Jan. 13 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35) are assessed.
Jan. 13 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Jan. 13 First Refund Processed
Jan. 14 8 a.m. Late Payment fees ($35) are assessed.
Jan. 14 3 p.m. Student who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment (Prior to first Class Day - Hard Drop).
Scheduled Drops Dates for Non-Payment:
Jan. 26 8 a.m. 5th Class Day
Feb. 4 8 a.m. 12th Class Day
Feb. 16 8 a.m. 20th Class Day
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
Feb. 3 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements
Feb. 16 Three-peat charges added to student account

May 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Oct. 1, 2021 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application opens for May commencement
Feb. 3, 2022 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for May commencement
Feb. 9 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve May graduation applications.
Feb. 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Feb. 11 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
Apr. 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
May 13 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Pending Approval)
Mar. 14-18 Spring Break (Pending Approval)
Apr. 15 Good Friday (no classes held) (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
Jan. 17 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Feb. 17 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
Mar. 11 6 p.m. Residence Halls close for Spring Break
Mar. 20 2 p.m. Residence Halls re-open after Spring Break
May 13 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
Nov. 20, 2021 Blackboard access available for faculty
Jan. 18 8:30 a.m. Spring General Meeting, Jones Auditorium
Jan. 18 College Meetings
Jan. 18 Departmental Meetings
Mar. 23 Noon Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
May 16 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Spring 2022 Semester - 1st 8 Weeks (January 19 - March 10)

Date Time Event
Oct. 25, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - Spring 2022
Jan. 3 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to students enrolling late).
Jan. 18 Blackboard access available for students
Jan. 19 First Class Day
Jan. 21 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Jan. 26 5 p.m. 6th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements
Jan. 27 8 a.m. Student who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Tuition & fees will be owed. (7th Class Day Drop)
Jan. 31 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
Feb. 12 Mid Semester Point
Feb. 18 Title IV 60% of Semester
Feb. 21 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
Mar. 9 Last Class Day
Mar. 10 Final Examinations
Priority Registration begins for Summer 2022 & Fall 2022
Apr. 4 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate students)
Apr. 5 8 a.m. Post-Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned hrs)
Apr. 6 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Apr. 7 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Apr. 8 8 a.m. Freshman (0-29 earned hrs)
Apr. 11 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students
May 13 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Jan. 10 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Jan. 12 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Spring term.
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Deadline to submit Spring Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Jan. 3 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment
Jan. 13 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
Jan. 13 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Jan. 13 First Refund Processed
Jan. 14 Late Payment fees Assessed ($53)
Jan. 14 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
Jan. 26 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - (Census)
Schedule Drop Dates for Non-Payment:
Jan. 27 8 a.m. 6th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.htmlWithdrawal from the University at
Feb. 16 Three-peat charges added to student account

May 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Oct. 1, 2021 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application open for May commencement.
Feb. 3, 2022 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for May commencement
Feb. 9 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve May graduation applications.
Feb. 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Feb. 11 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
Apr. 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
May 13 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Pending Approval)
Mar. 14-18 Spring Break (Pending Approval)
Apr. 15 Good Friday (no classes held) (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
Jan. 17 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Feb. 17 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
Mar. 11 6 p.m. Residence Halls close for Spring Break
Mar. 20 2 p.m. Residence Halls re-open after Spring Break
May 13 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
Nov. 20, 2021 Blackboard access available for faculty
Jan. 18 8:30 a.m. Spring General Meeting, Jones Auditorium
Jan. 18 College Meetings
Jan. 18 Departmental Meetings
Feb. 16 Noon Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
Feb. 21 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Mar. 14 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Spring 2022 Semester - 2nd 8 Weeks (March 21 - May 11)

Date Time Event
Oct. 25, 2021 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - Spring 2022
Jan. 3 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to students enrolling late).
Jan. 18 Blackboard access available for students
Mar. 21 First Class Day
Mar. 23 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
Mar. 28 5 p.m. 6th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements.
Mar. 29 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Tuition & fees will be owed. (7th Class Day Drop)
Mar. 31 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
Priority Enrollment begins for Summer 2022 & Fall 2022
Apr. 4 8 a.m. Priority One Group (includes doctoral and graduate students)
Apr. 5 8 a.m. Post Baccalaureate & Seniors (90-120+ earned hrs)
Apr. 6 8 a.m. Juniors (60-89 earned hrs)
Apr. 7 8 a.m. Sophomores (30-59 earned hrs)
Apr. 8 8 a.m. Freshmen (0-29 earned hrs)
Apr. 9 8 a.m. Enrollment opens for all students
Apr. 15 Mid Semester Point
Apr. 21 Title IV 60% of Semester
Apr. 22 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
May 10 Last Class Day
May 11 Final Examinations
May 13 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
Jan. 10 1 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Jan. 12 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Spring term
Apr. 1 5 p.m. Deadline to submit Spring Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information (Business Office)

Date Time Event
Jan. 3 Tuition Payment Plans open for Enrollment
Jan. 13 First Refund Processed
Mar. 14 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
Mar. 15 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
Mar. 15 Late Payment fees Assessed ($35)
Mar. 16 8 a.m. Students who have not paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
Mar. 28 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - Census
Scheduled Drop Date for Non-Payment:
Mar. 29 8 a.m. 6th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
Mar. 29 Three-peat charges added to student account

May 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Oct. 1, 2021 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application open for May commencement.
Feb. 3, 2022 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for May commencement.
Feb. 9 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approval May graduation applications.
Feb. 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
Feb. 11 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA.
Apr. 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
May 13 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Pending Approval)
Mar. 14 - 18 Spring Break (Pending Approval)
Apr. 15 Good Friday (no classes held) (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
Jan. 17 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Feb. 17 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
Mar. 11 6 p.m. Residence Halls close for Spring Break
Mar. 20 2 p.m. Residence Halls re-open after Spring Break
May 13 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
Nov. 20, 2021 Blackboard access available for faculty
Jan. 18 8:30 a.m. Spring General Meeting, Jones Auditorium
Jan. 18 College Meetings
Jan. 18 Departmental Meetings
Apr. 20 Noon Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
Apr. 22 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
May 16 Noon Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

The Academic Year at Texas A&M University-Kingsville generally refers to the following terms: Fall semester (16 weeks) starting at the end of August; the Spring semester (16 weeks) starting in mid-January; and two Summer terms (5 weeks each) starting in early June and ending in early August. 

Dates and Times Subject to Change. Please visit the Academic Calendar Webpage for any changes to the calendars. 

Summer 2022 Semester - 10 Week Session (May 31 - August 4)

Date Time Event
Apr. 4, 2022 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - Summer 2022
May 16 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to student enrolling late).
May 30 Blackboard access available for students
May 31 First Class Day
June 10 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
June 15 5 p.m. 12th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements.
June 16 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed.
June 27 20th Class Day
June 27 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
July 2 Mid Semester Point
July 9 Title IV 60% of Semester
July 11 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
Aug. 3 Last Class Day
Aug. 4 Final Examinations
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
May 24 5 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
May 27 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
June 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Summer terms.
June 9 5 p.m. SAP Appeal Deadline
June 24 5 p.m. Last day to submit Summer Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information/Deadlines (Business Office)

Date Time Event
May 9 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment
May 25 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
May 25 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
May 26 First Refund Processed
May 26 Payment Late Fee Assessed ($35)
May 27 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
June 15 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - (Census)
Scheduled Drop Date for Non-Payment:
June 16 8 a.m. 12th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
June 27 Last day to pay in full (20th/Non funded)
Scheduled Drop Date for Non-Payment:
June 28 8 a.m. 20th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
July 11 Three-peat charges added to student account

August 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Feb. 1, 2022 8 a.m. Blue & Gold online application open for August commencement.
June 3 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for August commencement (extended)
June 6 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve August graduation applications
June 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
June 13 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
July 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
July 4 Fourth of July (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
May 30 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
June 28 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
June 29 Meal Plan Suspension
Aug. 5 5 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
April 1 Blackboard access available for faculty
July 6 9 a.m. Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
July 11 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Aug. 8 9 a.m. Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Summer 2022 Semester - First 5-Week Session (May 31 - July 1)

Date Time Event
Apr. 4, 2022 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - 2022 Summer
May 16 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to student enrolling late).
May 30 Blackboard access available for students
May 31 First Class Day
May 31 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
June 3 5 p.m. 4th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements.
June 6 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Tuition & fees will be owed.
June 7 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
June 15 Mid Semester Point
June 19 Title IV 60% of Semester
June 20 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
July 1 Last Class Day
July 1 Final Examinations
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
May 24 5 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
May 27 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
June 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Summer terms.
June 24 5 p.m. Last day to submit Summer Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information/Deadlines (Business Office)

Date Time Event
May 9 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment.
May 25 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
May 25 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline.
May 36 First Refund Processed
May 26 Payment Late Fee Assessed ($35)
May 27 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
June 3 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - (Census)
Scheduled Drop Date for Non-Payment:
June 6 8 a.m. 4th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
June 11 Three-peat charges added to student account

 August 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Feb. 1, 2022 8 a.m. Blue & Gold online application open for August commencement.
June 3 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for August commencement.
June 6 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve August graduation applications
June 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
June 13 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
July 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
July 4 Fourth of July (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
May 30 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
June 28 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
June 29 Meal Plan Suspension
July 2 12 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
April 1 Blackboard access available for faculty
June 20 9 a.m. Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
June 20 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
July 6 9 a.m. Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Summer 2022 Semester - Second 5-Week Session (July 5 - August 4)

Date Time Event
Apr. 4, 2022 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - Summer 2022
May 16 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to student enrolling late).
May 30 Blackboard access available for students
July 5 First Class Day
July 5 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
July 8 5 p.m. 4th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment - no reinstatements.
July 11 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed.
July 13 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
July 19 Mid Semester Point
July 23 5 p.m. Title IV 60% of Semester
July 25 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
Aug. 3 Last Class Day
Aug. 4 Final Examinations
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
May 24 5 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
May 27 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
June 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Summer terms.
June 24 5 p.m. Last day to submit Summer Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information/Deadlines (Business Office)

Date Time Event
June 20 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment
June 28 First Refund Processed
June 28 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
June 29 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship Deadline
June 30 Late Payment Fee Assessed ($35)
June 30 8 a.m. Students who have not paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to first Class Day - Hard Drop)
July 8 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - (Census)
Schedule Drop Date for Non-Payment:
July 11 8 a.m. 4th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
July 11 Three-peat charges added to student account.

August 2022 Graduate Deadlines

Date Time Event
Feb. 1, 2022 8 a.m. Blue & Gold online application opens for August commencement.
June 3 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for August commencement
June 6 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve August graduation applications
June 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
June 13 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
July 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
July 4 Fourth of July (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
June 28 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
June 29 Meal Plan Suspension
July 4 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
Aug. 5 6 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
April 1 Blackboard access available for faculty
July 22 9 a.m. Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
July 25 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
Aug. 8 9 a.m. Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)

Summer 2022 Semester - 8 Week Session (May 31 - July 22)

Date Time Event
Apr. 4, 2022 8 a.m. Priority Enrollment begins - Summer 2022
May 16 Late Enrollment begins ($35 late fee will be assessed to student enrolling late).
May 30 Blackboard access available for students
May 31 First Class Day
June 2 5 p.m. No enrollment beyond this date.
June 7 5 p.m. 6th Class Day - Census Date. Drops processed for non-payment & lab safety non-compliance - no reinstatements.
June 8 8 a.m. Students who did not pay in full or make payment arrangements will be dropped from all classes. Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed.
June 10 5 p.m. Non-Funded Late Enrollment deadline to submit form.
June 25 Mid Semester Point
July 1 Title IV 60% of Semester
July 5 5 p.m. Last day to drop a course or withdraw from current semester
July 21 Last Class Day
July 22 Final Examinations
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Financial Aid Important Dates

Date Time Event
May 24 5 p.m. Deadline for Office of Financial Aid to run Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
May 27 11:59 p.m. Financial aid begins posting to student accounts.
June 1 5 p.m. Verification deadline to receive financial aid consideration for Summer terms.
June 24 5 p.m. Last day to submit Summer Financial Aid Revision Request

Payment Information/Deadlines (Business Office)

Date Time Event
May 9 Tuition Payment Plans open for enrollment
May 25 11:59 p.m. Payment Deadline ($35 fee is paid after)
May 25 5 p.m. Employee Tuition Assistance Scholarship deadline
May 26 First Refund Processed
May 26 Payment Late Fee Assessed ($35)
May 27 8 a.m. Students who have not signed up for a payment plan or paid in full are dropped for nonpayment. (Prior to First Class Day - Hard Drop)
June 7 5 p.m. Last day to pay in full or make payment arrangements - Census
Scheduled Drop Date for Non-Payment:
June 8 8 a.m. 6th Class Day Drop
Percentage of tuition & fees will be owed. Refer to the Withdrawal from the University at http://www.tamuk.edu/registrar/RGAD_ACADEMICPROCEDURES/Withdraw.html
July 11 Three-peat charges added to student account

August 2022 Graduation Deadlines

Date Time Event
Feb. 1, 2022 8 a.m. Blue & Gold online application opens for August commencement (extended)
June 3 5 p.m. Blue & Gold online application closes for August commencement
June 6 5 p.m. Final Deadline for Colleges to Approve August graduation applications
June 10 5 p.m. Change of Name Deadline request to Office of Registrar
June 13 5 p.m. Colleges will submit Approved List of Candidates to Provost & VPAA
July 29 5 p.m. Graduation Cancellation Deadline
Aug. 5 TBA Commencement

Holidays and Breaks

Date Time Event
July 4 Fourth of July (Pending Approval)
Religious Holy Days http://policies.tamus.edu/31-04-01.pdf

Housing and Meal Plans

Date Time Event
May 30 9 a.m. Residence Halls open
June 28 Meal Plan Payment Deadline
June 29 Meal Plan Suspension
July 23 12 p.m. Residence Halls close

Faculty-Related Information

Date Time Event
April 1 Blackboard access available for faculty
June 29 9 a.m. Mid Semester grades due via Blue & Gold Connection (all levels)
July 5 5 p.m. Last day for faculty to drop students for non-attendance
July 27 9 a.m. Final Grades due via Blue & Gold Connection & "I" Contracts due (Registrar's Office)