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

  • Monday, August 27: Freshman Student Arrival
  • Tuesday, August 28: Upperclassman Student Arrival
  • Tuesday, August 28 - Friday, August 31: 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.
  • Wednesday, October 31: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Thursday, November 1 - Sunday, November 4: Semester Break
  • Friday, November 9: Make-up Day: Thursday Class Schedule
  • Thursday, December 6: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, December 7: Reading day; End of semester activities
  • Monday, December 10 - Thursday, December 13: Final Exams
  • Saturday, December 15: Student Departure

January 2019

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closed
  • Wednesday, January 2:  Earliest Student Arrival
  • Friday, January 25: Latest Student Departure

Spring 2019

  • Tuesday, January 29: Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, January 30 - Friday, February 1: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, February 4: Classes begin
  • Friday, February 15: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and notreceive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, February 22: Make-up Day, Wednesday Class Schedule
  • Friday, March 15: Make-up Day, Wednesday Class Schedule
  • Monday, March 18 - Thursday, March 21: Mid-term Exams
  • Saturday, March 23 - Sunday, March 31: Semester Break
  • Friday, April 12: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option
  • Wednesday, May 1: National Holiday, Academic Center Closed
  • Wednesday, May 8: National Holiday, Academic Center Closed
  • Thursday, May 16: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, May 17: Reading Day and End of Semester Activities
  • Monday, May 20 - Thursday, May 23: Final Exams
  • Saturday, May 25: Student Departure

Summer 2019

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closed
  • Monday, June 3:  Earliest Student Arrival
  • Saturday, August 10: Latest Student Departure

Fall 2019

  • Monday, August 26: Freshman Student Arrival
  • Tuesday, August 27: Upperclassman Student Arrival
  • Tuesday, August 27 - Friday, August 30: 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.
  • Monday, October 14 - Thursday October 17: Mid-term Exams
  • Monday, October 28 - Sunday, November 3: Semester Break
  • Friday, November 8: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Monday, November 11: Public Holiday - No Classes - Academic Center Closed.
  • Friday, November 15: Make-up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Thursday, December 12: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, December 13: Reading day; End of semester activities
  • Monday, December 16 - Thursday, December 19: Final Exams
  • Saturday, December 21: Student Departure

January 2020

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closed
  • TBD:  Earliest Student Arrival
  • TBD: Latest Student Departure

Spring 2020

  • Tuesday, January 28: Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, January 29 - Friday, January 31: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, February 3: Classes begin
  • Friday, February 14: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and notreceive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, April 3: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option
  • Saturday, April 11 - Sunday, April 19: Semester Break
  • Friday, May 1: National Holiday, Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, May 8: National Holiday, Academic Center Closed
  • Thursday, May 14: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, May 15: Reading Day and End of Semester Activities
  • Monday, May 18 - Friday, May 22: Final Exams
  • Thursday, May 21: National Holiday, No Final Exams; Academic Center Closed
  • Saturday, May 23: Student Departure

Summer 2020

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closed
  • TBD:  Earliest Student Arrival
  • TBD: Latest Student Departure

Fall 2020

  • Monday, August 31: Freshman Student Arrival
  • Tuesday, September 1: Upperclassman Student Arrival
  • Tuesday, September 1 - Friday, September 4: 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 16: Make-up Day (Thursday Class Schedule)
  • Thursday, October 29 - Sunday, November 1: Semester Break
  • Friday, November 6: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Wednesday, November 11: Public Holiday - No Classes - Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, November 13: Make-up Day (Wednesday Class Schedule)
  • Thursday, December 10: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, December 11: Reading day; End of semester activities
  • Monday, December 14 - Thursday, December 17: Final Exams
  • Saturday, December 19: Student Departure

January 2021

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closed
  • TBD:  Earliest Student Arrival
  • TBD: Latest Student Departure

Spring 2021

  • Tuesday, January 26: Student Arrival
  • Wednesday, January 27 - Friday, January 29: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, February 1: Classes begin
  • Friday, February 12: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and notreceive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, February 19: Make-up Day (Thursday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, April 2: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Saturday, April 3 - Sunday, April 11 (TBC): Semester Break
  • Wednesday, May 12: Last Day of Classes
  • Thursday, May 13: National Holiday - No Classes - Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, May 14: Reading Day and End of Semester Activities
  • Monday, May 17 -Thursday, May 20: Final Exams
  • Saturday, May 22: Student Departure

Summer 2021

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closed
  • TBD:  Earliest Student Arrival
  • TBD: Latest Student Departure