Academic Calendar

ACADEMIC YEAR 2016-2017

Fall Term

September 2016
5MondayUniversity holiday: Labor Day
6 TuesdayFirst day of classes
16 FridayFinal dissertations due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs for September 2016 degrees
October 2016
Date to be announcedGraduation application deadline for January 2015 degrees
3 MondayApplications for Graduate School of Arts and Science Foreign Language Proficiency Examination due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs
10 MondayNo classes scheduled
November 2016
4 FridayGraduate School of Arts and Science Foreign Language Proficiency Examination
23 Thursday-27 SundayStudent Thanksgiving recess – No classes scheduled
December 2016
2 FridayPreliminary dissertations due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs for January 2017 degrees
13 Tuesday Legislative day (classes meet on a Monday schedule†)
16 FridayLast day of classes
19 MondayFall semester examination period begins
23 FridayFall semester examination period ends
24 SaturdayWinter recess begins
All Monday classes will meet on Tuesday, December 13. Therefore, Tuesday classes do not meet on this day.

Spring Term

January 2017
13 FridayFinal dissertations due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs for January 2017 degrees
16 MondayUniversity holiday: Martin Luther King Day
23 MondayFirst day of classes
February 2017
Date to be announcedGraduation application deadline for May 2017 degrees
3 FridayApplications for Graduate School of Arts and Science Foreign Language Proficiency Examination due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs
20 MondayUniversity holiday: Presidents’ Day
March 2017
3 FridayGraduate School of Arts and Science Foreign Language Proficiency Examination
13 MondaySpring recess begins
17 FridayPreliminary dissertations due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs for May 2017 degrees
19 SundaySpring recess ends
May 2017
Date to be announcedGraduate School of Arts and Science Convocation
5 FridayFinal dissertations due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs for May 2017 degrees
8 MondayLast day of Classes
9 TuesdayReading day
10 WednesdaySpring semester examination period begins
16 TuesdaySpring semester examination period ends
17 WednesdayNew York University Commencement (tentative)

Summer Session

May 2017
22 MondaySummer session I begins
29 MondayUniversity holiday: Memorial Day
June 2017
Date to be announcedGraduation application deadline for September 2017 degrees
July 2017
3 MondaySummer session I ends

Applications for Graduate School of Arts and Science Foreign Language Proficiency Examination due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs
4 TuesdayUniversity holiday: Independence Day
5 WednesdaySummer session II begins
August 2017
4 FridayPreliminary dissertations due in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs for September 2017 degrees
11 FridayGraduate School of Arts and Science Foreign Language Proficiency Examination
15 TuesdaySummer session II ends