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NYU Washington, DC Calendar

Fall 2015*

August 22 Freshman Arrival
August 23 Upperclassmen Arrival
August 24 Orientation Begins
August 31 Classes Begin
September 7 Labor Day
September 14 Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W".  
October 12 Fall Break
October 13 Legislative Day (Classes Meet on Monday schedule)
October 24 Alumni Day
October 30 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript).
Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
November 25-27
Thanksgiving Break                  
December 10 Last Day of Classes
December 14 - 18 Final Exams
December 19 Student Departure

For information on tuition refund schedules and withdrawal procedures please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Spring 2016*

January 24 Upperclassmen Arrival
TBD Freshman and Retuning Student Arrival
January 25           
Orientation Begins
February 1    
Classes Begin
February 12 Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
February 15 Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes)
March 14-18 Spring Recess
April 8 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript).
Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
May 13 Last Day of Classes (Make-up Day. Classes meet on a Monday Schedule)
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 information on tuition refund schedules and withdrawal procedures please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Fall 2016*

August 20 Freshman Arrival
August 21 Upperclassmen Arrival
August 22 - 28 Mandatory Orientation Begins
August 29 Classes Begin
September 5 Labor Day
September 9 Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W".  
October 3 - 4 Fall Break
October 28 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript).  Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
November 23 - 27 Thanksgiving Break                  
December 2 Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
December 9 Last Day of Classes
December 12 - 16 Final Exams
December 17 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 information on tuition refund schedules and withdrawal procedures please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Spring 2017*

January 22 Upperclassmen Student Arrival
TBD Freshman and Returning Student Arrival
January 23 - 29        
Mandatory Orientation
January 30 
Classes Begin
February 10 Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
February 20 Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes)
March 13 - 19 Spring Recess
April 7 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript).  Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
May 5 Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
May 12 Last Day of Classes (Make-up Day. Classes meet on a Monday Schedule)
May 15 - 19 Final Exams
May 20 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 information on tuition refund schedules and withdrawal procedures please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Fall 2017*

August 19 Freshman Arrival
August 20 Upperclassmen Arrival
August 21 - 27 Mandatory Orientation
August 28 Classes Begin
September 4 Labor Day
September 8 Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W".  
October 9 - 10 Fall Break
October 27 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript).  Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
November 22 - 26 Thanksgiving Break                  
December 1 Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
December 8 Last Day of Classes
December 11 - 15 Final Exams
December 16 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 information on tuition refund schedules and withdrawal procedures please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Spring 2018*

January 21 Upperclassmen Student Arrival
TBD Freshman and Returning Student Arrival
January 22 - 28          Mandatory Orientation
January 29   Classes Begin
February 9 Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
February 19 Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes)
March 10 - 18 Spring Recess
April 6 Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript).  Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
May 4 Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
May 11 Last Day of Classes (Make-up Day. Classes meet on a Monday Schedule)
May 14 - 18 Final Exams
May 19 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 information on tuition refund schedules and withdrawal procedures please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

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Upcoming Application Deadlines

Spring Semester


Priority: September 15

Regular: October 15

Applications received after October 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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