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Academic Calendar

Also see: NYU Official Academic Calendar:

Monday, August 29 – Friday, September 2, 2016

New Student Orientation and Fall Course Registration

Thursday, September 1, 2016

10:00AM Language Proficiency Exams in the Lecture Hall
12:00PM Language Proficiency Exams in the Lecture Hall
Each exam is 1 hour in duration.

Monday, September 5, 2016

Labor Day/University Holiday

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Fall Classes Begin

Wednesday, September 15, 2016

Initial Registration on or after September 15th will be charged a late fee ($25).

Monday, September 19, 2016

Last Day to Add/Drop a course for all students

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Fall Payment is due for Graduate students

Monday, October 10, 2016

Fall Recess (No classes, Buildings Open).

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Deadline for Second and Third Year M.A. Students to a submit 100-word thesis topic and three potential advisors to the Academic Office.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Thesis Advisors will be confirmed for Second and Third-year M.A. Students

Monday, November 7, 2016 – Friday, November 11, 2016

Spring 2017 Course Registration Interviews

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 -Sunday, November 27, 2016

Student Thanksgiving Recess (No classes. Buildings remain open on Wednesday)

Thursday, November 24 – Friday, November 27, 2016

University Offices Thanksgiving Recess  (Buildings Closed)

Monday, December 12, 2016

Thesis Proposal Deadline for Second and Third-year M.A. Students

Friday, December 16, 2016

Last day of Fall 2016 Classes

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

10:00AM Language Exams in the Marble Room
12:00PM Language Exams in the Marble Room
Each Exam is 1 hour in duration.

Monday, December 19 – Friday, December 23, 2016

Fall 2016 Exam Period

Saturday, December 24, 2016­­–Monday, January 2, 2017

Winter Recess – University Closed

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The University Reopens

Monday, January 16, 2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Buildings Closed)

Monday, January 23, 2017

Spring 2017 Term Classes Begin

Monday, February, 20, 2017

No Classes- Presidents Day (Buildings Closed)

Thursday, March 9, 2017

First Draft of the M.A. Thesis Due to Your Advisor (7,000 words)

Monday, March 13 – Sunday, March 19, 2017

Spring Recess- No Classes (Buildings Open)

Friday, April 21, 2017, 4PM

Deadline to Submit Two Final Copies of the M.A. Thesis to the Academic Office

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

10:00AM Language Exams in the Marble Room
12:00PM Language Exams in the Marble Room
Language exams are 1 hour in duration.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Spring Exam Period

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The Institute's Graduation Ceremony
NYU Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life
11:00AM - 12:30PM

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

NYU All-University Commencement (tentative)

Monday, May 29, 2017

Memorial Day (Buildings Closed)

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Independence Day (Buildings Closed)

Monday, August 28- Friday, September 1, 2017 (tentative)

New Student Orientation and Registration Week

Monday, September 4, 2017

Labor Day/No classes scheduled / University Holiday

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Fall 2017 classes begin

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