2021 Fall Important Dates and Deadlines (posted 08/05/2021)

Withdrawal Deadline - if you are withdrawing from law school please refer to the withdrawal refund schedule at Contact Student Services for instructions on the withdrawal process.

December 2021 Graduation Application Filing - Regular Filing Period- (April 2, 2021-October 8, 2021; $25 Application fee); Late Filing Period - (October 9, 2021 - October 29, 2021; $50 filing fee). Apply online through your ACCESS MyUH account.

First Day of Classes - August 23, 2021.

Add Deadline - August 30, 2021. Everything that you plan to receive credit for the Fall semester must be on your schedule by the add deadline. This includes competition credit (current or retro-credit), journal credit, clinics/externships, etc. NO Exceptions!!! No credit (retro or current) can be added after this date.

February 2022 Texas Bar Exam - (Timely Filing Deadline) September 1, 2021

Labor Day Holiday - September 6, 2021

Drop Deadline (for a refund and no grade) - September 8, 2021. This is the last day that you can drop a course(s) without a “W” and receive a refund. No refund issued for drops after this day!

Exam Conflict Filing Deadline- October 22, 2021. A conflict is two exams on the same day or an evening exam (starting at 6pm) and a morning exam (starting at 9am) the next day.

February 2022 Texas Bar Exam - (Late Filing Deadline) November 1, 2021; $150 Late Fee

Final Drop Deadline - November 4, 2021. Last day to drop a course for the semester; fill out & submit Drop form to Student Services; instructor's signature required. No refund, a grade of "W" is posted.

Thanksgiving Holiday - November 24 -27, 2021

February 2022 Texas Bar Exam Final Filing Deadline - December 1, 2021; $300 late fee

Last day of classes - December 3, 2021

Reading Days - December 4-6, 2021.

Exam Period - December 7- 15, 2021.

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