Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

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Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Academic Calendars

Traditional Undergraduate Academic Calendar 2020-21

Date Event Term
Aug. 18-19, 2020 New Student Arrival Fall 2020
Aug. 20-21, 2020 New Student Orientation Fall 2020
Aug. 22-23, 2020 Residence Halls Open/Returning Students Fall 2020
Aug. 24, 2020 Classes Begin Fall 2020
Aug. 24-28, 2020 Drop/Add Period Fall 2020
Sept. 4, 2020 Internship Handshake Deadline Fall 2020
Sept. 7, 2020 Labor Day—Classes Will Be Held Fall 2020
Sept. 28-30, 2020 Mid-Term Fall 2020
Oct. 19, 2020 Registration Begins Fall 2020
Oct. 23, 2020 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/P or W/E Fall 2020
Nov. 13, 2020 Last day to Withdraw Without W/E Fall 2020
Nov. 20, 2020 Final Day of Classes Fall 2020
Nov. 21-25, 2020 Final Exams Fall 2020
Nov. 25, 2020 Residence Halls Close Fall 2020
Dec. 4, 2020 Final Grades Due Fall 2020
Jan. 16-17, 2021 Residence Halls Open for J-Term Spring 2021
Jan. 18, 2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Spring 2021
Jan. 19-29, 2021 J-Term Spring 2021
Jan. 30-31, 2021 Residence Halls Open for Spring Term Spring 2021
Feb. 1, 2021 Classes Begin Spring 2021
Feb. 1-5, 2021 Drop/Add Period Spring 2021
Feb. 8, 2021 Internship Handshake Deadline Spring 2021
Feb. 12, 2021 Internship Extended Drop/Add Deadline Spring 2021
Feb. 23, 2021 Instructional Break—Classes starting at 6 p.m. or later will be held Spring 2021
March 15-19, 2021 Mid-Term Spring 2021
March 17, 2021 Registration Begins Spring 2021
March 24, 2021 Instructional Break—Classes starting at 6 p.m. or later will be held Spring 2021
April 1, 2021 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/P or W/E Spring 2021
April 2, 2021 Good Friday—No Classes Spring 2021
April 5, 2021 Classes Resume Spring 2021
April 22, 2021 Celebration of Scholarship Event—Classes starting at 6 p.m. or later will be held Spring 2021
April 23, 2021 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/E Spring 2021
April 30, 2021 Final Day of Classes Spring 2021
May 3-6, 2021 Final Exams Spring 2021
May 6, 2021 Residence Halls Close Spring 2021
May 8, 2021 Commencement Ceremony Spring 2021
May 11, 2021 Final Grades Due Spring 2021
May 10-21, 2021 May Term Spring 2021
May 10 – Aug. 27, 2021 Summer Term Summer 2021

Grand Rapids Theological Seminary Academic Calendar 2020-21

Date Event Term
Aug. 27-29, 2020 COU Cohort Intensive Fall 2020
Sept. 1, 2020 New Student Orientation Fall 2020
Sept. 2, 2020 Classes Begin Fall 2020
Sept. 2-9, 2020 Drop/Add Period Fall 2020
Sept. 7, 2020 Labor Day Fall 2020
Oct. 19, 2020 Registration Begins Fall 2020
Nov. 3, 2020 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/P or W/E Fall 2020
Nov. 25-27, 2020 Thanksgiving Break Fall 2020
Dec. 1, 2020 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/E Fall 2020
Dec. 11, 2020 Final Day of Classes Fall 2020
Dec. 14-17, 2020 Final Exams Fall 2020
Dec. 22, 2020 Final Grades Due Fall 2020
Jan. 4-13, 2021 J-Term Spring 2021
Jan. 7-9, 2021 COU Cohort Intensive Spring 2021
Jan. 15, 2021 New Student Orientation Spring 2021
Jan. 18, 2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Spring 2021
Jan. 19, 2021 Classes Begin Spring 2021
Jan. 19-25, 2021 Drop/Add Period Spring 2021
March 17, 2021 Registration Begins Spring 2021
March 26, 2021 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/P or W/E Spring 2021
April 2, 2021 Good Friday—No Classes Spring 2021
April 16, 2021 Last Day to Withdraw Without W/E Spring 2021
April 23, 2021 Final Day of Classes Spring 2021
April 26-29, 2021 Final Exams Spring 2021
April 30, 2021 Commencement Ceremony Spring 2021
May 4, 2021 Final Grades Due Spring 2021
May 10 – Aug. 27, 2021 Summer Term Summer 2021

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.