TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - The University of Alabama has canceled Spring Break in an effort to control the risks of spreading COVID-19.
Classes will start Wednesday, Jan. 13, a week later than previously scheduled, extending Winter Break to provide 12 days between New Year’s Day and initial classroom meetings.
UA will continue in-person instruction and provide on-campus residence for the 2021 Spring Semester.
The last day for students to add/drop classes without a "W" is Wednesday, Jan. 20.
Classes will be canceled on Monday, March 15 as a wellness/study day mid-semester.
Other important dates for Spring 2021:
- Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (UA closed) – Jan. 18
- Honors Week – April 5-April 9
- Honors Day – April 9
- Final Exams – April 26-30
- Commencement – April 30-May 1
The established public health policies will continue to be in effect, including wearing masks and practicing social distancing.
The majority of classes will have an in-person component and online options.