Academic Calendar

Choose a semester: Fall 2022 (UndergraduateGraduate)  |  January 2023  |  Spring 2023  |  Summer 2023

Fall 2022 - Undergraduate Program

Date Event
Tuesday, September 13 Fall Semester Classes Begin/ 1st 7-week Classes Begin
Saturday, September 17 Legislative Day (classes meet on Monday schedule)
Monday, September 19 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 1st 7-week
Friday, September 23 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Fall full term
Monday, October 3 - Wednesday, October 5 National Day Holiday
Friday, October 7 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 1st 7-week
Saturday, October 8 Legislative Day (classes meet on Monday schedule)
Saturday, October 15 Legislative Day (classes meet on Tuesday schedule)
Monday, October 17 Registration Begins for January Term 2023 Classes
Saturday, October 22 Legislative Day (classes meet on Wednesday schedule)
Friday, October 28 Last Day of 1st 7-week Classes
Monday, October 31 2nd 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, November 4 Midterm Grades Deadline - Fall full term
Friday, November 4 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Week of November 14 Registration for Spring Semester 2023 Classes
Thursday, November 24 Thanksgiving Holiday
Saturday, November 26 Legislative Day (classes meet on Thursday schedule)
Monday, November 28 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Monday, December 5 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Fall full term
Friday, December 16 Last Day of Fall Semester Classes/Last Day of 2nd 7-week Classes
Saturday, December 17 Reading Day
Monday, December 19 - Friday, December 23 Final Exams
Saturday, December 24 Fall Move Out (Study Away & Fall term-only students)
Final Grades Deadline Grades are due 72 hours after the scheduled final exam date

 

Fall 2022 - Graduate Programs

The calendar for 14-week graduate program classes is listed below. Shorter-term courses (e.g., 6-week courses or similar) will follow custom meeting schedules which students can find in Albert or by consulting with their faculty / graduate program coordinator.

Date Event
Monday, September 5 14-week Classes Begin
Saturday, September 10 - Monday, September 12 Mid-Autumn Festival
Sunday, September 18 Legislative Day (classes meet on Monday schedule)
Saturday, October 1 - Friday, October 7 National Day Holiday
Sunday, November 13 Legislative Day (classes meet on Thursday schedule)
Thursday, November 24 - Friday, November 25 Thanksgiving Holiday
Sunday, November 27 Legislative Day (classes meet on Friday schedule)
Friday, December 16 Last Day of 14-week Classes

 

Optional January Term 2023

Date Event
Tuesday, January 3 January Term Classes Begin
Wednesday, January 4 Add and Drop Course Deadline
Tuesday, January 17 Course Withdrawal & Grading Option Deadline
Friday, January 20 Last Day of January Term Classes

 

Spring 2023

Date Event
Monday, January 30 Spring Semester Classes Begin/ 1st 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, February 3 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 1st 7-week
Friday, February 10 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Spring full term
Friday, February 24 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 1st 7-week
Friday, March 17 Last Day of 1st 7-week Classes
Monday, March 20 2nd 7-week Classes Begin
Friday, March 24 Midterm Grades Deadline
Friday, March 24 Add and Drop Course Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Monday, April 3 - Friday, April 7 Spring Recess (Includes Qingming Holiday)
Friday, April 21 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - 2nd 7-week
Sunday, April 23 Legislative Day (Classes follow a Monday schedule, make-up day for Monday, May 1)
Monday, May 1 China Labor Day Holiday
Tuesday, May 2 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Spring full term
Friday, May 12 Last Day of Spring Semester Classes/Last Day of 2nd 7-week Classes
Saturday, May 13 Reading Day
Monday, May 15 - Friday, May 19 Final Exams
Saturday, May 20 Spring Move Out (all except Summer Session & graduating seniors)
Monday, May 22 Commencement

 

Optional Summer Term 2023

Date Event
Monday, May 22 Summer Move In Day
Tuesday, May 23 Summer Session I Classes Begin
Sunday, May 28 Legislative Day (Classes follow Monday schedule)
Monday, May 29 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Summer Session I
Wednesday, June 14 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Summer Session I
Sunday, June 18 Legislative Day (Classes follow Thursday schedule)
Thursday, June 22 - Friday, June 23 Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu Festival)
Sunday, June 25 Legislative Day (Classes follow Friday schedule)
Friday, June 30 Last Day of Summer Session I Classes
Monday, July 3 Summer Session II Classes Begin
Friday, July 7 Add and Drop Course Deadline - Summer Session II
Wednesday, July 26 Course Withdrawal & Pass/Fail Option Deadline - Summer Session II
Friday, August 11 Last Day of Summer Session II Classes

Archived Calendars

 

2021-2022 Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

2017-2018 Academic Calendar

 

Final Grades Deadline Grades are due 72 hours after the scheduled final exam date