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Fall Application Deadlines

Priority: February 15
Regular: March 15

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: Student Arrival
  • Monday, August 27 - 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 3: Public Holiday - No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, October 5: Make-Up Day; Wednesday class schedule
  • Monday, Oct 22 - Sunday, Oct 28: Semester Break
  • Friday, November 9: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Thursday, December 13: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, December 14: Student Exhibitions and Concert
  • Monday, December 17 - Thursday, December 20: Final Exams
  • Thursday, December 20: End of Semester Festivities
  • Friday, December 21: Student Departure by 7pm

January 2019

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

  • TBC: Academic Center Closed
  • Thursday, January 3: Earliest Possible start for J-Term programs
  • Thursday, January 24: Latest J-Term Student Departure

Spring 2019

  • Monday, January 28: Student Arrival
  • Monday, January 28 - 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 not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Friday, March 8: Make-up Day; Monday Make-Up Day
  • Monday, March 25 - Sunday, March 31: Semester Break
  • Friday, April 12: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, April 19 - Monday, April 22: Public Holidays; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Wednesday, May 1: Public Holiday; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, May 3: Make-Up Day (Wednesday class schedule)
  • Thursday, May 16: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, May 17: Student Concert
  • Monday, May 20 - Thursday, May 23: Final Exams
  • Thursday, May 23: End of Semester Festivities
  • Friday, May 24: Student Departure by 7pm

Summer 2019

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

  • TBD: NYU Berlin Office Closure
  • Wednesday, May 29: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Saturday, August 10: Latest Student Departure

Fall 2019

  • Monday, August 26: Student Arrival
  • Monday, August 26 - 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.
  • Friday, September 27: Make-Up Day; Thursday class schedule
  • Thursday, October 3: Public Holiday - No Classes - Academic Center Closed
  • Monday, October 14 - Sunday, October 20: 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.
  • Thursday, December 12: Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, December 13: Student Concert
  • Monday, December 16 - Thursday, December 19: Final Exams
  • Thursday, May 19: End of Semester Festivities
  • Friday, December 20: Student Departure by 7pm

January 2020

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

  • TBD: NYU Berlin Offices Closure
  • Friday, January 3: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Thursday, January 23: Latest Student Departure

Spring 2020

  • Monday, January 27: Student Arrival
  • Monday, January 27 - 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 not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Monday, March 23 - Sunday, March 29: Semester Break
  • Friday, April 3: Make-up Day; Monday Make-Up Day
  • Thursday, April 9: Last day to withdraw from an NYU course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, April 10 - Monday, April 13: Public Holidays; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, May 1: Public Holiday; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Thursday, May 14: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, May 18 - Friday, May 22: Final Exams
  • Thursday, May 21: Public Holiday; No Exams; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, May 22: Thursday Exam Schedule; End of Semester Festivities
  • Saturday, May 23: Student Departure by 7pm

Summer 2020

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

  • Monday, June 1: Public Holiday No Classes - Academic Center Closed
  • Tuesday, June 2: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Friday, August 7: Latest Student Departure

Fall 2020

  • Monday, August 24: Student Arrival
  • Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, August 31: Classes Begin
  • Friday, September 11: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Monday, October 19 - Sunday, October 25: 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.
  • Thursday, December 10: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, December 14 - Thursday, December 17: Final Exams
  • Thursday, December 17: End of Semester Festivities
  • Friday, December 18: Student Departure by 7pm

January 2021

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

  • TBD: Academic Center Closure
  • Monday, January 4: Earliest J-Term Student Arrival
  • Thursday, January 21: Latest J-Term Student Departure

Spring 2021

  • Monday, January 25: Student Arrival
  • Monday, January 25 - 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 not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
  • Monday, March 22 - Sunday, March 28: Semester Break
  • Friday, April 2 - Monday, April 5: Public Holidays; No Classes; Academic Center Closed.
  • Friday, April 9: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, April 16: Make-Up Day (Monday class schedule)
  • Thursday, May 13: Public Holiday; No Classes; Academic Center Closed.
  • Friday, May 14: Make-Up Day (Thursday class schedule) Last Day of Classes
  • Monday, May 17 - Thursday, May 20: Final Exams
  • Thursday, May 20: End of Semester Festivities
  • Friday, May 21: Student Departure by 7pm

Summer 2021

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

  • Monday, May 24: Public Holiday, Academic Center Closed
  • Saturday, May 29: Earliest Possible Student Arrival
  • Saturday, August 7: Latest Possible Student Departure