Fall 2021 Important Dates

August 16-23Monday-Monday
Planning Week
August 23Monday
Call to Honor Ceremony (Held in Alumni Gym at 9:30 a.m.)
August 26Thursday
Organization Fair 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Young Commons
September 3Friday
Campus Conversation at 1:40 p.m.
September 3Friday
University Faculty Meeting at 3:00 p.m.
September 6-8Monday-Wednesday
Rosh Hashanah (Jewish). Approved by the University as an excused absence holiday. The holiday begins the evening of Monday, September 6. (Elon students observe the holiday for either one or two days beginning at sundown on Monday, September 6 and ending after sundown on Wednesday, September 8.)
September 15Wednesday
Kol Nidre (Jewish). Approved by the University as an excused absence holiday. Begins at 3 p.m. on September 15.
September 16Thursday
Yom Kippur (Jewish). Approved by the University as an excused absence holiday. Ends after sundown on September 16.
September 20-22Monday-Wednesday
Sukkot (Jewish) Approved by the University as an excused absence holiday. The holiday begins the evening of Monday, September 20 at sundown.
September 24Friday
Application deadline for Reassigned Time Fellowships (FR&D), CATL Scholars, and Reassigned Times (Department/Dean)
September 24-26Friday-Sunday
Family Weekend. Parent Professor Meetings 9:30 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Acorn Talks for parents 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
September 28-29Tuesday-Wednesday
Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah (Jewish). Approved by the University as an excused absence holiday. Shmini Atzeret begins at sunset the evening of Monday, September 27. Simchat Torah follows without a break and ends after sundown on Wednesday, September 29.
October 1Friday
Application deadline for FY/FP One-Year Sabbatical (FR&D)
October 1Friday
Campus Conversation at 1:40 p.m.
October 1Friday
Town Hall Forums at 3:00 p.m.
October 1Friday
FR&D Sabbatical application deadline - *TBD*
October 15Friday
CATL Teaching and Learning grant deadline by 5:00 p.m.
November 1Monday
Application deadline for FR&D Grants (non-sabbatical requests) - *TBD*
November 5Friday
Campus Conversation at 1:40 p.m.
November 5Friday
University Faculty Meeting at 3:00 p.m.
November 5-7Friday-Sunday
Homecoming and Reunion Weekend
November 19Friday
Thanksgiving Holiday begins following evening classes
November 29Monday
Thanksgiving Holiday ends at 8:00 a.m.
December 3Friday
Campus Conversation at 1:40 p.m.
December 3Friday
University Faculty Meeting at 3:00 p.m.

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