Middlebury

2012-2013 Academic Calendar

August 2012

4 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School of English at Oxford
11 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont
15-25 Wed.-Sat. Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference
17 Friday VT Language Schools Commencement
19 Sunday ***Eid al-Fitr
30-Sept. 2 Thurs.-Sun. Alumni College

September 2012

2 Sunday Alumni College ends
3 Monday Labor Day
4 Tuesday Orientation begins
8 Saturday Residence Halls open for returning students (9:00 a.m.)
9 Sunday Convocation
10 Monday Fall term classes begin (8:00 a.m.)
17 Monday ***Rosh Hashanah
26 Wednesday ***Yom Kippur
27-29 Thurs.-Sat. Clifford Symposium
28-30 Fri.-Sun. Alumni Leadership Conference

October 2012

5-7 Fri.-Sun. Fall Family Weekend
15-16 Mon.-Tue. Midterm recess
17 Wednesday Classes resume (8:00 a.m.)
18-20 Thur.-Sat. Trustee Meetings
19-21 Fri.- Sun Homecoming
26 Friday ***Eid al Adha

November 2012

4 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends
20 Tuesday Thanksgiving recess begins (4:15 p.m.)
22 Thursday Thanksgiving Day
26 Monday Classes resume (8:00 a.m.)

December 2012

6 Thursday Trustee meetings (off campus)
7 Friday Fall term classes end (4:15 p.m.)
8 Saturday MIIS Winter Commencement
10 Monday Examination period begins
11-16 Tues.-Sun. *Final examinations
13 Thursday Reading Day
16 Sunday Recess begins (10:00p.m.)
17 Monday Residence Halls close (12:00 noon)
25 Tuesday Christmas Day

January 2013

1 Tuesday New Year's Day
6 Sunday Residence Halls open (9:00 a.m.)
7 Monday Winter term classes begin (8:00 a.m.)
21 Monday Martin Luther King Day

February 2013

1 Friday Winter term classes end; Recess begins (4:15 p.m.)
2 Saturday Celebration for mid-year graduates
6 Wednesday Spring orientation begins
11  Monday Spring term classes begin (8:00 a.m.)
13 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
14-16 Thurs.-Sat. Trustee meetings
14 Thursday Winter Carnival recess begins (4:15 p.m.)
15-16 Fri.-Sat. Winter Carnival
18 Monday Classes resume (8:00 a.m.)

March 2013

10 Sunday Daylight Saving Time begins
22 Friday Spring recess begins (4:15 p.m.)
26 Tuesday ***First Day of Passover
29 Friday Good Friday
31 Sunday Easter (Christian)

April 2013

1 Monday Classes resume (8:00 a.m.)
19 Friday *Student Research Symposium; classes do not meet

May 2013

5 Sunday Easter (Orthodox)
9-11 Thurs.-Sat. Trustee Meetings
13 Monday **Spring term classes end (4:15 p.m.)
15 Wednesday Examination period begins
16-21 Thur.-Tues. *Final examinations
18 Saturday MIIS Commencement
22 Wednesday Residence Halls close for general student body (12:00 p.m.)
25 Saturday Baccalaureate
26 Sunday Commencement/Residence Halls close for Graduates and Senior FEBs (11:00 p.m.)
27 Monday Memorial Day

June 2013

7-9 Fri.-Sun. Reunion
21 Friday VT Language Schools eight-week session begins
24 Monday Bread Loaf School of English at Oxford begins
25 Tuesday Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont begins
28 Friday VT Language Schools seven-week session begins

July 2013

2 Tuesday VT Language Schools six-week session begins
4 Thursday Independence Day
9 Tuesday ***Ramadan

August 2013

3 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School of English at Oxford
8 Thursday ***Eid al-Fitr
10 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont
14-24 Wed.-Sat. Bread Loaf Writers' Conference
16 Friday VT Language Schools Commencement
29-Sept. 1 Thurs.-Sun. Alumni College

* Fall exams scheduled Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
* Spring exams scheduled Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday.
**Friday class schedule observed on Monday, May 13.
***These religious holidays begin at sundown of the preceding day. Dates are based on the lunar calendar and may vary.

NOTE: The Calendar is subject to change.