Academic Calendar

Event 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Fall Semester Begins

Tuesday, September 1

(No class, Labor Day, Sep. 7)

Tuesday, September 6 Tuesday, September 5
Regular Saturday Classes Start Saturday, September 12 Saturday, September 10 Saturday, September 9
Changes in Designation
of Class Days
Tuesday, September 8
(Monday Classes)
 Tuesday, November 22
(Thursday Classes)
Tuesday, November 21
(Thursday Classes)
 Wednesday, November 25
(Friday Classes)
Wednesday, November 23
(Friday Classes)
Wednesday, November 22
(Friday Classes)
Thanksgiving Recess

Thursday, November 26 -
Sunday, November 29

Thursday, November 24 -
Sunday, November 27
Thursday, November 23 -
Sunday, November 26
Regular Classes End Thursday, December 10 Wednesday, December 14 Wednesday, December 13
Reading Days Friday, December 11
Monday, December 14

Thursday, December 15

Thursday, December 14
Fall Exams Begin Tuesday, December 15 Friday, December 16 Friday, December 15
Fall Exams End Tuesday, December 22 Friday, December 23 Friday, December 22
Winter Session Begins Wednesday, December 23 Friday, December 23 Friday, December 22
Winter Session Ends Friday, January 15 Friday, January 13 Monday, January 12
Spring Semester Begins Tuesday, January 19 Tuesday, January 17 Tuesday, January 16
Spring Recess Begins Saturday, March 12 Saturday, March 11 Saturday, March 10
Spring Recess Ends Sunday, March 20 Sunday, March 19 Sunday, March 18
Regular Classes End Monday, May 2 Monday, May 1 Monday, April 30
Reading Days Tuesday, May 3
Wednesday, May 4
Tuesday, May 2
Wednesday, May 3
Tuesday, May 1
Wednesday, May 2
Spring Exams Begin Thursday, May 5 Thursday, May 4 Thursday, May 3
Spring Exams End Wednesday, May 11 Wednesday, May 10 Wednesday, May 9
University Commencement Sunday, May 15 Sunday, May 14 Sunday, May 13
Summer Session Begins Tuesday, May 31 Tuesday, May 30 Tuesday, May 29
Summer Session Ends Wednesday, August 17 Wednesday, August 16 Wednesday, August 15

 

Students should check with their individual units as academic calendars for some units may differ from the above.

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

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