Academic Calendar

Academic calendars for some units may differ from the calendar below. More information is available from the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Wednesday, November 25

(Friday Classes)

Event 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Fall Semester Begins Tuesday, September 1
(No Class: Mon. 9/7)
Wednesday, September 1
(No Class: Mon. 9/6)
Tuesday, September 6
Regular Saturday Classes Start Saturday, September 5 Saturday, September 4 Saturday, September 10
Changes in Designation
of Class Days
Tuesday, September 8
(Monday Classes)
Wednesday, September 8
(Monday Classes)
Tuesday, November 22
(Thursday Classes)
Wednesday, November 25
(Friday Classes)
Monday, November 29
(Wednesday Classes)
Wednesday, November 23
(Friday Classes)
Thanksgiving Recess
Thursday, November 26 -
Sunday, November 29
Wednesday, November 24 -
Sunday, November 28
Thursday, November 24 -
Sunday, November 27
Regular Classes End Thursday, December 10 Monday, December 13 Wednesday, December 14
Reading Days Friday, December 11
Monday, December 14

Tuesday, December 14
Wednesday, December 15

Thursday, December 15
Fall Exams Begin Tuesday, December 15 Thursday, December 16 Friday, December 16
Fall Exams End Tuesday, December 22 Thursday, December 23 Friday, December 23
Winter Session Begins Tuesday, December 22 Thursday, December 23 Friday, December 23
Winter Session Ends Friday, January 15 Friday, January 14 Friday, January 13
Spring Semester Begins Tuesday, January 19 Tuesday, January 18 Tuesday, January 17
Spring Recess Begins Saturday, March 13 Saturday, March 12 Saturday, March 11
Spring Recess Ends Sunday, March 21 Sunday, March 20 Sunday, March 19
Regular Classes End Monday, May 3 Monday, May 2 Monday, May 1
Reading Days Tuesday, May 4
Wednesday, May 5

Tuesday May 3
Wednesday, May 4

Tuesday, May 2
Wednesday, May 3
Spring Exams Begin Thursday, May 6 Thursday, May 5 Thursday, May 4
Spring Exams End Wednesday, May 12 Wednesday, May 11 Wednesday, May 10
University Commencement Sunday, May 16 Sunday, May 15 Sunday, May 14
Summer Session Begins Tuesday, June 1 Tuesday, May 31 Tuesday, May 30
Summer Session Ends Wednesday, August 18 Wednesday, August 17 Wednesday, August 16

For college/school commencements, please check with your dean's office.

For any questions regarding the academic calendar, please email sched@echo.rutgers.edu.