Fall 2024 *
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes Aug 26 M
Last Day to Add Classes without Instructor Permission Aug 30 F
Labor Day Holiday Sep 2 M
Add/Drop, Pass/No Pass, Audit Deadline1 Sep 9 M
Fall Recess Oct 11 F
Last Day to Withdraw1 Oct 28 M
Thanksgiving Recess Nov 25-29 M-F
Last Day of Classes Dec 6 F
Reading Days and Exam Period Dec 7-13 Sa-F
Reading Days2 Dec 7,8,11 Sa,Su,W
Exam Days2 Dec 9,10,12,13 M,T,R,F
  1. Refund policies vary.
  2. Evening classes may have final exams scheduled during reading days.
Winter Session 2025
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes Dec 26 R
Last Day of Classes Jan 10 F

Find out more about winter session.

Spring 2025 *
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes Jan 13 M
Last Day to Add Classes without Instructor Permission Jan 17 F
Martin Luther King Holiday Jan 20 M
Add/Drop, Pass/No Pass, Audit Deadline1 Jan 27 M
Presidents' Day Holiday Feb 17 M
Town Meeting Day Recess Mar 4 T
Spring Recess Mar 10-14 M-F
Last Day to Withdraw1 Mar 28 F
Honors Day Apr 18 F
Last Day of Classes May 2 F
Reading Days and Exam Period May 3-9 Sa-F
Reading Days2 May 3,4,7 Sa,Su,W
Exam Days2 May 5,6,8,9 M,T,R,F
Commencement - Graduate May 17 Sa
Commencement - Undergraduate May 18 Su
Commencement - Medical May 18 Su
  1. Refund policies vary. 
  2. Evening classes may have final exams scheduled during reading days.
Summer 2025 *
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes May 19 M
Memorial Day Holiday May 26 M
Fourth of July Holiday Jul 4 F
Last Day of Classes Aug 8 F

*Academic Calendar Configuration Guidelines approved by the Faculty Senate April 13, 2015, revised February 25, 2019