Fall 2025 *
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes Aug 25 M
Last Day to Add Classes without Instructor Permission Aug 29 F
Labor Day Holiday Sep 1 M
Add/Drop, Pass/No Pass, Audit Deadline1 Sep 8 M
Fall Recess Oct 10 F
Last Day to Withdraw1 Oct 27 M
Thanksgiving Recess Nov 24-28 M-F
Last Day of Classes Dec 5 F
Reading Days and Exam Period Dec 6-12 Sa-F
Reading Days2 Dec 6,7,10 Sa,Su,W
Exam Days2 Dec 8,9,11,12 M,T,R,F
  1. Refund policies vary.
  2. Evening classes may have final exams scheduled during reading days.
Winter Session 2026
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes Dec 26 F
Last Day of Classes Jan 9 F

Find out more about winter session.

Spring 2026 *
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes Jan 12 M
Last Day to Add Classes without Instructor Permission Jan 16 F
Martin Luther King Holiday Jan 19 M
Add/Drop, Pass/No Pass, Audit Deadline1 Jan 26 M
Presidents' Day Holiday Feb 16 M
Town Meeting Day Recess Mar 3 T
Spring Recess Mar 9-13 M-F
Last Day to Withdraw1 Mar 27 F
Honors Day Apr 17 F
Last Day of Classes May 1 F
Reading Days and Exam Period May 2-8 Sa-F
Reading Days2 May 2,3,6 Sa,Su,W
Exam Days2 May 4,5,7,8 M,T,R,F
Commencement - Graduate May 16 Sa
Commencement - Undergraduate May 17 Su
Commencement - Medical May 17 Su
  1. Refund policies vary. 
  2. Evening classes may have final exams scheduled during reading days.
Summer 2026 *
Events Dates Days of Week
First Day of Classes May 18 M
Memorial Day Holiday May 25 M
Fourth of July Holiday (observed) Jul 3 F
Last Day of Classes Aug 7 F

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