UofL Parents and Family Assocation 2021 Calendar

A printable version of this calendar
can be downloaded here
.

January Conversation Starters

  • How are you reconnecting with your friends on campus?
  • What classes are you most excited for this semester?
  • What new organizations will you get involved with this semester?
  • (For parents of graduating students) What do you hope to do during your final semester on campus? (e.g. campus traditions)

January 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



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2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11
Class Begins

12

13

14

15
Last day to add/drop

16

17

18
MLK Day - no classes

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29
International Fashion Show

30

31

February Conversation Starters

  • What are your plans for Spring Break?
  • Where are you planning to live next year? Are you ready for the additional responsibilities of living off campus?
  • How are you staying active?

February 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



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2

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5

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9

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21

22
raiseRED Dance Marathon

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raiseRED Dance Marathon

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raiseRED Dance Marathon

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raiseRED Dance Marathon

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raiseRED Dance Marathon

27
raiseRED Dance Marathon

28

March Conversation Starters

  • Tell me about the experiences you’ve had related to your major. Is this something you can still see yourself doing after graduation?
  • What are your plans for this summer? (e.g. where will you live; have you investigated job/internship/classes)

March 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



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2

3

4
Spring Break
Virtual Family Appreciation Week

5
Spring Break
Virtual Family Appreciation Week

6
Virtual Family Appreciation Week

7
Virtual Family Appreciation Week

8

9

10

11

12

13

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April Conversation Starters

  • How are you preparing for your final exams?
  • How are you taking care of yourself?

April 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9
Crawfish Boil

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21
Last day of Classes
Late Night Pancakes

22
Reading Day

23
Final Exams

24

25
Final Exams

26
Final Exams

27
Final Exams

28
Final Exams

29
Final Exams

30
Campus Housing Spring Term Move-Out

May Conversation Starters

  • Overall how do you feel about how this year went? Were your expectations met?
  • Did anything surprise you?
  • What classes are you going to take next semester? How will you use what you learned this year?

May 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8
Commencement / Degree date

9
Summer Term 1 Move-in

10
Summer Term 1 Classes Begin

11
Last day to add/drop

12

13

14

15

16

17
Speed School Summer Term begins

18

19

20
Last to withdraw
Speed last day to add/drop

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28
Last day of classes

29
Summer Term 1 Move-out

30

31
Memorial Day Holiday
Summer Term 2 Move-in

June Conversation Starters

For parents of returning students

  • In what ways have you grown as an individual this year?
  • Are you staying in contact with your college friends this summer? How are they enjoying summer?

June 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1
Summer Term 2 classes begin

2

3
Last day to add/drop

4

5

6

7

8

9
Cards Corner @ 8 p.m. EST

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21
Last day to withdraw

22

23

24

25
Speed School Last day to withdraw

26

27

28

29

30

July Conversation Starters

For parents of new students

  • What are you most looking forward to about college life?
  • What will you miss the most about home?
  • How can I support you through your transition to college?

July 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4

5
Independence Day Holiday

6
Last day of classes
Summer Term 3 Move-in

7
Summer Term 3 classes begin
Summer Term 2 Move-out

8


Last day to add/drop

10

11

12

13

14
Cards Corner @ 8 p.m. EST

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23
Speed School Last day of classess

24

25

26
Speed School Final Exams

27
Speed School Final Exams

28
Last day to withdraw
Speed School Final Exams

29
Speed School Final Exams

30
Speed Term Move-out
Speed School Final Exams

31

August Conversation Starters

  • What organizations do you hope to join this year? Have you considered a sorority/fraternity?
  • Are there support resources that you anticipate needing this year?
  • Tell me about your roommate. What is their major? What are they interested in?

August 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10
Degree date
Last day of classes

11
Summer Term 3 Move-out
Cards Corner @ 8 p.m. EST

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19
Fall 2021 Move-in
Welcome Week 2021

20
Welcome Week 2021

21
Welcome Week 2021

22
Welcome Week 202122

23
Fall 2021 classes begin

24

25

26

27
Last day to add/drop

28

29

30

31

September Conversation Starters

  • How are you settling in so far? Have you explored the Louisville area?
  • Tell me about your classes. Are they what you expected so far? What are you learning?
  • Have you joined any student groups?
  • How are you meeting people?

September 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4

5

6
Labor Day Holiday

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

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21

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23

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October Conversation Starters

  • Have you made your appointment to see your advisor? What did you talk about?
  • How are you doing with your monthly budget?
  • What are you missing about home? What are you enjoying the most about being on campus?

October 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4
Fall Break

5
Fall Break

6

7

8
Family Weekend

9
Family Weekend

10
Family Weekend

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22
Last day to withdraw

23
Homecoming

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

November Conversation Starters

  • What are you doing for self-care?
  • Tell me about the friends you’ve made at college.
  • What do you hope to do while you’re home for Thanksgiving?

November 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4
Counseling Center's Fall Wellness Fair

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24
Thanksgiving Break

25
Thanksgiving Break

26
Thanksgiving Break

27
Thanksgiving Break

28
Thanksgiving Break

29

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December Conversation Starters

  • How are you feeling overall after this semester?
  • What is one goal you have for spring?
  • Let’s talk about house rules for when you are home.
  • How did the semester turn out compared to the expectations you had for your first semester?

December 2021

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday



1

2

3

4

5

6
Last day of classes
Late Night Pancakes

7
Reading Day

8
Final Exams

9
Final Exams

10
Final Exams

11
Final Exams

12
Final Exams

13
Final Exams

14
Final Exams

15
Winter Term classes begin
Fall 2021 Move-out

16
Last day to add/drop

17
Commencement / Degree date

18
Winter Break

19
Winter Break

20
Winter Break

21
Winter Break

22
Winter Break

23
Winter Break

24
Winter Break

25
Winter Break

26
Winter Break

27
Winter Break

28
Winter Break

29
Winter Break

30
Winter Break

31
Winter Break