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2021-2022 Academic Calendar (Proposed)

Updated 6/2020
September 2021
6 MondayLabor Day
6 MondayOrientation Begins
6 MondayRosh Hashanah begins in the evening
7 TuesdayRosh Hashanah
11 SaturdayResidence Halls Open for Returning Students (9:00 a.m.)
13 MondayFall Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
15 Wednesday***Yom Kippur begins in the evening
16 ThursdayYom Kippur
23-25 - Thurs.-Sat.Clifford Symposium (tentative)
October 2021
8-10 Fri.-Sun.Fall Family Weekend
15-17 Fri.-Sun.Homecoming
18-19 Mon.-Tue.Midterm Recess
20 WednesdayClasses Resume (8:00 a.m.)
20-23 - Wed.-Sat.Board Meetings
November 2021
7 SundayDaylight Saving Ends
11 ThursdayVeterans Day
12-13 Fri.-Sat.Institute Board of Advisors Meeting (MIIS)
23 TuesdayThanksgiving Recess Begins (4:15 p.m.)
25 ThursdayThanksgiving
29 MondayClasses Resume (8:00 a.m.)
December 2021
13 Monday*Fall Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.); Friday class schedule observed
14 TuesdayReading Day
15-19 Wed.-Sun.Final Exams
19 SundayRecess Begins (10:00 p.m.)
20 MondayResidence Halls Close (noon)
25 FridayChristmas Day
January 2022
1 SaturdayNew Year’s Day
4 TuesdayResidence Halls Open (9:00 a.m.)
7 ThursdayWinter Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
17 MondayMartin Luther King Day (no classes)
27-29 - Thurs.-Sat.Board Meetings (MIIS)
February 2022
3 ThursdayWinter Term Classes End Recess Begins (4:15 p.m.)
5 SaturdayCelebration for Mid-Year Graduates
9 WednesdaySpring Orientation Begins
14 MondaySpring Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
18-19 Fri.-Sat.Winter Carnival
21 MondayPresidents Day
March 2022
2 WednesdayAsh Wednesday
4-5 Fri.-Sat.College Board of Advisors Meetings
13 SundayDaylight Savings Begins 
18 FridaySpring Term Recess Begins (4:15 p.m.)
28 MondayClasses Resume (8:00 a.m.)
April 2022
2 Saturday***Ramadan begins in the evening
15 FridayGood Friday
15 FridayPassover begins in the evening
16 SaturdayPassover
17 SundayEaster
22 FridaySpring Student Symposium; Classes Do Not Meet
28 Thursday***Lailat al-Qadr
May 2022
2 MondayEid al-Fitr begins in the evening
3 Tuesday***Eid al-Fitr
12-13 Thurs.-Sat.Board Meetings
16 Monday**Spring Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.); Friday class schedule observed
17-18 Tues.-Wed.Reading Days
19-24 Thurs.-Tues.*Final Examinations
22 SundayReading Day
25 WednesdayResidence Halls Close for General Student Body (noon)
28 SaturdayBaccalaureate
29 SundayCommencement
29 SundayResidence Halls Close for Graduates and Senior Febs (11:00 p.m.)
30 MondayMemorial Day 
June 2022
9-12 Thurs.-SunReunion
24 FridayLanguage Schools Eight-Week Session Begins
28 TuesdayBread Loaf School of English in Vermont Begins
July 2022
1 FridayLanguage Schools Seven-Week Session Begins (tentative)
4 SundayIndependence Day
5 TuesdayLanguage Schools Six-Week Session Begins (tentative)
9 Saturday***Eid al-Adha begins in the evening
10 Sunday***Eid al-Adha
11-12 Mon.-Tues.Schools Board of Advisors Meetings
August 2022
13 SaturdayCommencement, Bread Loaf School in Vermont
17-27 - Wed.-Sat.Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference  
19 FridayLanguage Schools Commencement
*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 16.  
***Dates are based on the lunar calendar and may vary.