Academic Calendar

Diné College Academic Year Calendar

The college reserves the right to make change to any dates as stated in the Academic Calendars.

Faculty Return to Campus Aug 9
Staff/Faculty Convocation (AM), Tsaile Campus Aug 9
Inter-Campus Day Aug 10-13
Tsaile Student Orientation Aug 11
Main Registration Aug 12-13
Residence Halls Open Aug 16
Instruction Begins/Late Registration Aug 16
Last Day to Add Classes Aug 20
Labor Day (Holiday) Sept 6
Census (21 day count) Sept 6
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without “W” Sept 10
Graduation Petition Deadline (Fall 2021) Sept 17
Mid-term Exam Week Oct 4-8
Indigenous People’s Day (Holiday) Oct 11
Midterm Grades Due Oct 12
Second Eight (8) Weeks Courses Starts Oct 12
Late Graduation Petition W/Fee Oct 15
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw with “W” Oct 22
Spring ’22 Early Registration Nov 1
Veteran’s Day (Holiday) Nov 11
Last Day for Instructor Drops Nov 19
Thanksgiving Day (Holiday) Nov 25
Diné Family Day (Holiday) Nov 26
Last Day of Instruction Dec 3
Final Exam Week Dec 6-10
Fall Commencement Dec 10
Final Exam Grades Due Dec 13
Institutional Update Jan 3
Inter-Campus Days Jan 4-7
Main Registration Jan 6-7
Residence Halls Open Jan 10
Instruction Begins Jan 10
Late Registration Jan 10
Last Day to Add Classes Jan 14
Martin Luther King Day (Holiday) Jan 17
Graduation Petition Deadline for (Spring ’22) Jan 28
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without “W” Jan 28
Census (21 day count) Feb 7
Midterm Exam Week Feb 28 – Mar 4
Census (45 day count) Mar 2
Late Graduation Petition W/Fee Mar 4
Midterm Grades Due Mar 7
Spring Break, All Sites Mar 7-11
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw with “W” Mar 8
Fall & Summer ’22 Registration Begins Apr 1
Last Day of Instructor Drops Apr 15
Academic Achievement Awards Apr 21
Dine’ College Day (Holiday) Apr 25
Last Day of Instruction Apr 29
Final Exam Week May 2-6
Spring Commencement May 6
Final Exam Grades Due May 9
Final Registration Summer Session I & 10 weeks May 20
Residence Halls Open May 23
Summer Session I – Instruction Begins May 23 – Jun 24
Summer Session 10-week – Instruction Begins May 23 – Jun 29
Dine’ College Memorial Day (Holiday) May 27
Memorial Day (Holiday) May 30
Final Registration Summer Session II Jun 24
Summer Session II – Instruction Begins Jun 27 – Jul 29
Independence Day (Observed) Jul 4
Final Grades Due Aug 1