Fall 2020 dates for final exams and student departure at global academic centers do not necessarily align with the degree-granting campuses. For students taking campus courses remotely, it is possible to have a final scheduled after the exam and student departure dates at their global site. Students should take this into account before booking round trip tickets.
- Saturday, August 29: Student Arrival
- Monday, August 31 - Tuesday, September 1: Mandatory Orientation
- Wednesday, September 2: NYU Washington, DC Classes Begin
- Monday, September 7: No Classes - NYU New York & Site Holiday
- Wednesday, September 9: Classes meet according to Monday Class Schedule - NYU New York Legislative Day
- Tuesday, September 15: Last day to drop/add NYU Washington, DC courses. Last day to drop NYU Washington, DC courses and not receive a "W". Last day of active waitlists.
- Thursday, November 12: Wasserman Center Global Internship Grant
- Thursday, November 26: No Classes - NYU New York & Site Holiday
- Friday, November 27: No Classes - NYU New York & Site Holiday
- Monday, November 30: Last day to withdraw from an NYU Washington, DC course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
- Thursday, December 10: Last Day of NYU Washington, DC Classes
- Monday, December 14: Reading Day
- Tuesday, December 15 - Thursday, December 17: Final Exams for NYU Washington, DC Classes
- Friday, December 18: Student Departure
Students participating in January programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.
- Sunday, December 20 - Saturday, January 2: Academic Center Closed
- Sunday, January 3: Earliest Student Arrival
- Monday, January 4: J-Term Classes Begin
- Monday, January 18: MLK Holiday; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
- Friday, January 22: Latest J-Term Student Departure
Students participating in Summer programs should consult course / program calendars as dates may vary by program.
- Sunday, May 23: Earliest Student Arrival
- Monday, May 31: Memorial Day Holiday. No Classes; Academic Center Closed
- Monday, July 5: Fourth of July Holiday Observed. No Classes; Academic Center Closed
- Friday, August 13: Latest Summer Term Student Departure