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Spring Application Deadlines

Priority: September 15
Regular: October 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

  • Saturday, August 18: Freshman Arrival
  • Sunday, August 19: Upperclassmen Arrival
  • Monday - Friday, August 20 - 26: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, August 27: Classes Begin
  • Monday, September 3: Labor Day. Academic Center Closed. No Classes.
  • Friday, September 7: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W".
  • Monday - Tuesday, October 8 - 9: Fall Break
  • Tuesday, October 30: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Wednesday - Friday November 21 - 23: Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
  • Friday, November 30: Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, December 7: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday - Friday, December 10 - 14: 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.

  • Sunday, December 16 - Saturday, January 5: Academic Center Closed
  • Sunday, January 6: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Monday, January 7: J-Term Classes Begin
  • Monday, January 21: MLK Holiday; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, January 25: Latest J-Term Student Departure

Spring 2019

  • Sunday, January 27: Upperclassmen Student Arrival
  • Sunday - Tuesday, January 27 - 29: Freshman and Returning Student Arrival
  • Monday - Sunday, January 28 - 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.
  • Monday, February 18: Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes, Academic Center Closed)
  • Monday - Sunday, March 18 - 24: Spring Recess (No Classes)
  • Friday April 5: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, May 10: Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, May 17: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday - Friday, May 20 - 24: 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.

  • Sunday, May 26: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Monday, May 27: Memorial Day Holiday. No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Thursday, July 4: Holiday. No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, August 16: Latest Summer Term Student Departure

Fall 2019

  • Saturday, August 17: Freshman Arrival
  • Sunday, August 18: Upperclassmen Arrival
  • Monday-Friday, August 19 - 25: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, August 26: Classes Begin
  • Monday, September 2: Labor Day. Academic Center Closed. No Classes
  • Friday, September 6: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W". 
  • Monday - Tuesday, October 14 - 15: Fall Break
  • Friday, October 25: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Wednesday - Friday, November 27 - 29: Thanksgiving Break
  • Friday, November 22: Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, December 6: Last Day of Classes 
  • Monday - Friday, December 9 - 13: Final Exams
  • Saturday, December 14: Student Departure

January 2020

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

  • Sunday, December 15 - Saturday January 4: Academic Center Closed
  • Sunday, January 5: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Monday, January 6: J-Term Classes Begin
  • Monday, January 20: MLK Holiday; No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, January 24: Latest J-Term Student Departure

Spring 2020

  • Sunday, January 26: Upperclassmen Student Arrival
  • Sunday - Tuesday, January 26 - 28: Freshman and Returning Student Arrival
  • Monday - Sunday, January 27 - 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.
  • Monday, February 17: Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes, Academic Center Closed)
  • Monday - Sunday March 16 - 22: Spring Recess (No Classes)
  • Friday, April 10: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, May 8: Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, May 15: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday - Friday May 18 - 22: Final Exams
  • Saturday, May 23: Student Departure

Summer 2020

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

  • Sunday, May 24: Earliest Student Arrival
  • Monday, May 25: Memorial Day Holiday. No Classes; Academic Center Closed Closed
  • Friday, July 3: Fourth of July Holiday Observed. No Classes; Academic Center Closed
  • Friday, August 21: Latest Summer Term Student Departure

Fall 2020

  • Saturday, August 22: Freshman Arrival
  • Sunday, August 23: Upperclassmen Arrival
  • Monday - Friday, August 24 - 30: Mandatory Orientation
  • Monday, August 31: Classes Begin
  • Monday, September 7: Labor Day
  • Friday, September 11: Last day to drop/add NYU courses. Last day to drop courses and not receive a "W".
  • Monday - Tuesday, October 12 - 13: Fall Break
  • Friday, October 30: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Wednesday - Friday, November 25 - 27: Thanksgiving Break
  • Friday, December 4: Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, December 11: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday - Friday, December 14 - 18: 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.

  • 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

Spring 2021

  • Sunday, January 24: Upperclassmen Student Arrival
  • Sunday - Tuesday, January 24 - 26: Freshman and Returning Student Arrival
  • Monday - Sunday, January 25 - 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.
  • Monday, February 15: Holiday: Presidents' Day (No Classes, Academic Center Closed)
  • Monday - Sunday March 15 - 21: Spring Recess (No Classes)
  • Friday, April 9: Last day to withdraw from a course (with a "W" on transcript). Last day to declare pass/fail grading option.
  • Friday, May 7: Make-Up Day (Monday Class Schedule)
  • Friday, May 14: Last Day of Classes
  • Monday - Friday May 17 - 21: 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.

  • 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 20: Latest Summer Term Student Departure