2021 Winter Break

Students and faculty will have a winter break from December 25, 2021, to January 1, 2022.

The Art of Education University is pleased to announce that students and faculty will be given a one-week break for courses running at the end of the year.
The October sections of Capstone Research, November courses, and December courses will begin the break on December 25, 2021, and courses will resume on January 2, 2022, where you will turn in your assignments. 
Students are expected to complete coursework as usual up until the point the break begins:
  • Students enrolled in the October 2021 term of Capstone Research will complete any coursework due by December 24, 2021. Winter Break will begin on December 25, and students will return on January 2, 2022, to complete their final coursework.
  • Students enrolled in the November 2021 course sessions will complete Week 8’s Discussion Board and peer responses by assigned due dates. Winter Break will begin on December 25, and students will return on January 2, 2022, to complete their final Week 8 assignments.
  • Students enrolled in the December 2021 course sessions will complete Week 3’s Discussion Board and peer responses by assigned due dates. Winter Break will begin on December 25, and students will return on January 2, 2022, to complete their Week 3 assignments.
  • Students enrolled in the December 2021 term of Capstone Research will complete Week 3’s Discussion Board and peer responses by the due dates assigned. Winter Break will begin on December 25, and students will return on January 2, 2022, to complete their Week 3 assignments.
Students are not expected to participate in online discussions or submit assignments during this Winter Break period. Students can work ahead if they choose but must understand that other students and instructors are not required to be active in the course during the Winter Break.
During the break, AOEU’s faculty will not be required to participate in discussions, give feedback, or post grades. Grades due to be posted during the break will be completed the week of January 2, 2022.
Final Grades and Transcripts
Final grades will be posted on the student’s records page 10 calendar days after the course end date. Students will receive an email notification when grades are ready to view. They may then order an official transcript. See the Grading Policy for more details.
Students can download an unofficial transcript or certificate of course completion as soon as the final grades are posted. 
  • The October Capstone Research course term will end January 2, 2022, with grades posted on January 12, 2022.
  • The November course term will end January 2, 2022, with grades posted on January 12, 2022.
  • The December course term will end February 6, 2022, with grades posted on February 16, 2022.
  • The December Capstone Research course term will end on March 6, 2022, with grades posted by March 16, 2022.