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Academy Calendar 2020-2021

 

Day

Event

June

Saturday

20, 2020

Commencement – Class of 2020

(End of AY 2019-2020)

Academic Year 2020-2021 Begins

Sunday

21

Class of 2023 (B) assigned to Shipboard Training for sea duty

Monday

22

Summer Session –Classes begin

July

Friday

3

July 4th (Federal Holiday Observed)

Saturday

4

Independence Day Holiday

Monday

6

Indoc Detail reports -Time: 0800

Friday

10

Indoctrination Class of 2024 reports

Time: 0700-0830

Saturday

18

Summer Session ends

Sunday

26

Classes of 2021, 2022(A), & 2023(A) report

NLT 1800

Indoctrination ends

MCDO Watch Begins -Time: 1200

Monday

27

Registration for First Term

Time: 0930-1130 Location: Crabtree Room

Tuesday

28

Reform Day

Plebe Class accepted into Regiment (Internal event)

PRT (TBA)

Beginning of First Term

Wednesday

29

First Term Classes begin

Academic Convocation -Time: 1550

Location: Ackerman Auditorium

Thursday

30

Sea Year Re-Integration -Time: 1630

(Tentative)

August

Saturday

1

Alumni/Midshipmen 5K Run

(Peter J. Rackett ’61 Memorial Run)

Tuesday

4

U.S. Coast Guard Birthday

Wednesday

5

Academic Convocation -Time: 1600  

Location: Ackerman Auditorium

Thursday 6 Senior Luau sponsored by the Alumni Association

Friday

7

Admissions Open House

Command Inspection -Time: 0800 (Tentative)

Friday

14

Ring Dance for the Class of 2021

September

Friday

4

Labor Day Weekend, Regiment Long Weekend

Monday

7

Labor Day (Federal Holiday)

Friday-Sunday

18-20

Rosh Hashanah –begins at sunset on 18th , ends at sunset on 20th

Wednesday

23

Virtual Sea Fair Day

Saturday 26 Homecoming Weekend -Cancelled

Sunday-Monday

27-28

Yom Kippur –begins at sunset on 27th , ends at sunset on 28th

Wednesday

30

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 77th Birthday

October

Monday

5

Uniform change (Tentative)

(Summer Whites to Service Dress Blues)

Thursday

8

Virtual Military Information Night

Saturday

10

Parents’ Weekend

Monday

12

Columbus Day (Federal Holiday)

Tuesday

13

U.S. Navy Birthday

Officer Selection Boards Begin (Tentative)

Thursday

29

First Term Classes end

Officer Selection Boards Completed

(Tentative)

November

Sunday

1

Daylight Saving Time ends at 0200

(turn back clocks one hour)

Monday

2

First Term Final Exams begin

Monday, 11/ 2 – Friday, 11/6

Friday

6

Final Exams Period ends

First Term Ends

End of First Term

Beginning of Second Term

Monday 9

Registration Day for Second Term

Time: 0900–1100 Location: Online

Tuesday

10

Second Term Classes begin

U.S. Marine Corps Birthday

Wednesday

11

Veterans Day (Federal Holiday)

Friday

13

Leave expires for Midshipmen at Class Rates

MCDO Watch Begins -Time: 1600

Saturday

14

Football Game vs USCGA on ESPN

Monday

16

Reform/PFA

Watches Begin -Time: 1600

Thursday

19

Sea Year Re-Integration (Tentative)

Monday

23

Thanksgiving Dinner -Location: Dalano Hall

Change of Command

Tuesday

24

Thanksgiving Leave begins at 1640 hrs

or after last scheduled class

Thursday

26

Thanksgiving Day (Federal Holiday)

Sunday

29

Thanksgiving Leave ends

Leave expires for Midshipmen at Class Rates

MCDO Watch Begins -Time: 1600

Monday

30

Second Term Classes reconvene – Online via Distance Learning for All

December

Thursday-Friday

10-18

Chanukah begins at sunset on 11th, ends at sunset on 18th

Friday

11

Winter Leave begins at 1640 hrs or after last scheduled class

Monday

14

Festival of Lights Service

Location: Mariners’ Chapel (Tentative)

Thursday

17

Regimental Holiday Ball -Location: Wiley Hall

Friday

25

Christmas (Federal Holiday)

Year 2021

January

Friday

1

New Year’s Day (Federal Holiday)

Sunday

3

Winter Leave ends

Leave expires for Midshipmen at Class Rates

MCDO Watch Begins -Time: 1640

Monday

4

Second Term classes reconvene – Online via Distance Learning for All

Monday

18

Martin Luther King Jr.

(Federal Holiday Observed)

Friday

29

Command Inspection (Tentative)

February

Monday

15

President’s Day (Federal Holiday)

March

Friday

12

Second Term Classes end

Monday

15

Second Term Final Exams Period

Monday, 3/15 – Friday, 3/19

Friday

19

Final Exam Period ends

Second Term Ends

End of Second Term

Beginning of Third Term

Sunday

21

Leave expires for Midshipmen at Class Rates
MCDO Watch Begins -Time: 1600

Monday

22

Registration Day for Third Term

Time: 0900-1100 Location: Online

Reform/PFA

Tuesday

23

Third Term Classes begin with Mix of Face-to-Face and Blended Instruction

Thursday

25

Virtual Military Information Night

Sunday

28

Palm Sunday

Passover Begins

April

Friday

2

Good Friday

Command Inspection (Tentative)

Sunday

4

Easter Sunday Holiday

Passover Ends

Wednesday

7

Virtual Shipping Out Fair

Battle Standard (Tentative)

Friday

16

Admissions Appointee Open House

Wednesday

21

Uniform Change (Tentative)

(Service Dress Blues to Summer Whites)

Friday

23

Flying Bridge Day

Formal Parade

May

Saturday

15

Armed Forces Day

Friday

21

Third Term Classes end for the Class of 2021

Monday

24

Final Examinations begin for the Class of 2021

Friday

28

Final Examinations end for the Class of 2021

Memorial Day Ceremony -Time: 0720

Location: War Memorial

Restrictions and MCDO Watch remains in effect

Monday

31

Memorial Day (Federal Holiday)

June

Saturday

12

Commencement – Class of 2021

Friday

18

Third Term classes end for the Classes of 2022(B), 2023(A) & 2024

Monday

21

Third Term Final Exam Period for Classes of 2022(B), 2023(A) & 2024

Monday, 6/21 – Friday, 6/25

Friday 25

Third Term Final Exam Period ends

Third Term Ends

End of Third Term

Last updated: Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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