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Fall 2013*

August 27 Student Arrival
August 28 Orientation Begins
September 2 Labor Day Holiday
September 3 Classes Begin
October 14-15 Fall Break
November 28-December 1 
Thanksgiving Recess                       
December 11 Legislative Day (Classes Meet on a Monday Schedule)
December 13 Last Day of Classes
December 14-15 Reading Days
December 16-20 Final Exams
December 21 Student Departure

For refund schedules and other policies and procedures, visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Spring 2014*

January 29 Student Arrival
January 30              
Orientation Begins
February 3       
Classes Begin
February 14 Last day to drop/add courses. For NYU Abu Dhabi students: Last day to declare pass/fail grading option and last day to drop a course without a "W".
February 17 Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes)
February 21 Last day to drop a course and not receive a grade of "W".
March 7 Last day to declare pass/fail grading option for a course for most students.
March 17 - 21 Spring Recess
March 28 For NYU Abu Dhabi students: Last day to withdraw from a course.
April 11 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). For Gallatin and Stern students: Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
May 19 Last Day of Classes
May 20 Reading Day
May 21-27 Final Exams
May 28 Student Departure

For refund schedules and other policies and procedures, visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Fall 2014*

August 24 Student Arrival
August 25 - 27 Mandatory Orientation  
August 29 - September 1
Optional Group Activities  
September 1 Labor Day Holiday
September 2
Classes Begin
October 13-14 Fall Break
November 27-28
Thanksgiving Holiday               
December 10 Legislative Day (Classes Meet on a Monday Schedule)
December 12 Last Day of Classes
December 15-19 Final Exams
December 20 Student Departure

For refund schedules and other policies and procedures, visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Spring 2015*

January 25 Student Arrival
January 26 - 28   
Mandatory Orientation  
January 29 Monday Class Make-up day (President's Day)
January 30 - February 1 Optional Group Activities  
February 2      
Classes Begin
February 16 Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes)
March 23-30 Spring Break
May 18 Last Day of Classes
May 22-27 Final Exams
May 28 Student Departure

For refund schedules and other policies and procedures, visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Fall 2015*

August 25 Student Arrival
August 26 Orientation Begins
September 1 Classes Begin
September 7 Labor Day
October 12-13 Fall Break
November 26-27
Thanksgiving Break                  
December 11 Last Day of Classes
December 14-18 Final Exams
December 19 Student Departure

For refund schedules and other policies and procedures, visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Spring 2016*

January 27 Student Arrival
January 28            
Orientation Begins
February 1    
Classes Begin
February 15 Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes)
March 14-18 Spring Recess
May 20 Reading Day
May 16-20 Final Exams
May 21 Student Departure

*Please note that all calendars are subject to change.

Classes will generally meet Monday to Thursday and Occasional make-up classes will be held on Fridays.  Do not make weekend travel plans until you have arrived, confirmed your schedule, and verified schedules for your courses.

For refund schedules and other policies and procedures, visit the Policies and Procedures page.

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Upcoming Application Deadlines

Fall Semester


Priority: February 15

Regular: March 15

Applications received after March 15 will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Admission will be granted only when space is available and time allows for required travel documents to be attained.

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