Changing of the Semesters and Seasons at ATU

ATU in Autumn 2021

The rites of passage associated with ending one semester and preparing for another have arrived at Arkansas Tech University.

The final day of classes is Tuesday, Nov. 30. Reading Day on the ATU campus in Russellville is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 1.

Final exams will commence at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, on the Russellville campus and at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, on the Ozark campus.

The complete schedules for fall 2021 final exams at Arkansas Tech are available at

ATU’s fall 2021 commencement is scheduled for 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at Tucker Coliseum in Russellville.

More details about commencement are available at

Courses for the winter 2021 intersession at ATU will take place Dec. 13-31.

Arkansas Tech will be closed for the holiday break beginning on Friday, Dec. 24. Campuses will re-open on Monday, Jan. 3, and the spring 2022 semester will begin on Monday, Jan. 10.

Complete academic calendars for the fall 2021 semester, the winter 2021 intersession and the spring 2022 semester at ATU are available at