Calendars by Semester

Please note, all calendars below are subject to change. For information on refund schedules please visit the Policies and Procedures page.

Fall 2018

  • Tuesday, August 28: Freshmen Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, August 29: Upperclassmen Student Arrival
  • Thursday, August 30 - Sunday, September 2: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, September 3: Classes Begin
  • Friday, September 14: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, October 5:   Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Friday, October 19: Make-up Day: Tuesday Class Schedule
  • Friday, October 26: Make-up Day: Wednesday Class Schedule
  • Friday, November 2: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Monday, November 5 - Sunday, November 11: Fall Break
  • Friday, November 16: Make-up Day: Thursday Class Schedule
  • Thursday, December 6: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, December 10 - Thursday, December 13: Final Exams
  • Friday, December 14: Student Departure

January 2019

Students participating in January programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.

  • Monday, December 24 - Tuesday, January 1: Academic Center Closed
  • Wednesday, January 2: Earliest Possible Start for January Programs
  • Saturday, January 26: Latest Possible Departure for January Programs

Spring 2019

  • Wednesday, January 30: Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, January 30 - Sunday, February 3: Student Arrival for returning freshmen and all-year upperclassmen
  • Thursday, January 31 - Sunday, February 3: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, February 4: Classes Begin
  • Friday, February 15: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, March 8: Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Friday, April 5: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Monday, April 15 - Monday, April 22: Spring Break
  • Friday, April 26: Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Monday, May 6: Bank Holiday: Academic Center Closed. No Classes
  • Thursday, May 16: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, May 20 - Thursday, May 23: Final Exams
  • Friday, May 24: Student Departure

Summer 2019

Students participating in Summer programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.

  • Saturdays and Sundays: Academic Center Closed
  • Tuesday, May 28: Earliest Possible Start for Summer Programs
  • Monday, August 5: Latest Possible Departure for Summer Programs

Fall 2019

  • Monday, August 26: Bank Holiday. Academic Center Offices Closed. 
  • Tuesday, August 27: Freshmen Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, August 28: Upperclassmen Student Arrival
  • Thursday, August 29 - Sunday, September 1: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, September 2: Classes Begin
  • Friday, September 13: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, October 4: Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Friday, October 18: Make-up Day: Tuesday Class Schedule
  • Friday, October 25: Make-up Day: Wednesday Class Schedule
  • Friday, November 1: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Monday, November 4 - Sunday, November 10: Fall Break
  • Friday, November 15: Make-up Day: Thursday Class Schedule
  • Thursday, December 5: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, December 9 - Thursday, December 12: Final Exams
  • Friday, December 13: Student Departure

January 2020*

Students participating in January programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.

  • Tuesday, December 24 - Wednesday, January 1: Academic Center Closed
  • Thursday, January 2: Earliest Possible Start for January Programs
  • Saturday, January 25: Latest Possible Departure for January Programs

Spring 2020

  • Wednesday, January 29: Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, January 29 - Sunday, February 2: Student Arrival for returning freshmen and all-year upperclassmen
  • Thursday, January 30 - Sunday, February 2: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, February 3: Classes Begin
  • Friday, February 14: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, March 6: Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Friday, April 3: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Monday, April 13 - Sunday, April 19: Spring Break
  • Monday, May 4: Bank Holiday: Academic Center Closed. No Classes
  • Thursday, May 14: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, May 18 - Thursday, May 21: Final Exams
  • Friday, May 22: Student Departure

Summer 2020

Students participating in Summer programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.

  • Saturdays and Sundays: Academic Center Closed
  • Tuesday, May 26: Earliest Possible Start for Summer Programs
  • Monday, August 3: Latest Possible Departure for Summer Programs

Fall 2020

  • Tuesday, September 1: Freshmen Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, September 2: Upperclassmen Student Arrival
  • Thursday, September 3 - Sunday, September 6: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, September 7: Classes Begin
  • Friday, September 18: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, October 2: Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Friday, October 9: Make-up Day: Tuesday Class Schedule
  • Friday, October 23: Make-up Day: Wednesday Class Schedule
  • Monday, November 2 - Sunday, November 8: Fall Break
  • Friday, November 13: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, November 13: Make-up Day: Thursday Class Schedule
  • Thursday, December 10: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, December 14 - Thursday, December 17: Final Exams
  • Friday, December 18: Student Departure

January 2021

Students participating in January programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.

  • Thursday, December 24 - Sunday, January 3: Academic Center Closed
  • Monday, January 4: Earliest Possible Start for January Programs
  • Saturday, January 23: Latest Possible Departure for January Programs

Spring 2021

  • Wednesday, January 27: Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, January 27 - Sunday, January 31: Student Arrival for returning freshmen and all-year upperclassmen
  • Thursday, January 28 - Sunday, January 31: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, February 1: Classes Begin
  • Friday, February 12: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, March 5: Make-up Day: Monday Class Schedule
  • Friday, April 2: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Monday, April 5 - Sunday, April 11: Spring Break
  • Monday, May 3: Bank Holiday: Academic Center Closed. No Classes
  • Thursday, May 13: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, May 17 - Thursday, May 20: Final Exams
  • Friday, May 21: Student Departure

Summer 2021

Students participating in Summer programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.

  • Saturdays and Sundays: Academic Center Closed
  • Monday, May 24: Earliest Possible Start for Summer Programs
  • Saturday, August 7: Latest Possible Departure for Summer Programs