2021-2022 Academic Calendar

September 2021  
6 Monday Labor Day
6 Monday Orientation Begins
6 Monday Rosh Hashanah begins in the evening
7 Tuesday Rosh Hashanah
11 Saturday Residence Halls Open for Returning Students (9:00 a.m.)
13 Monday Fall Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
15 Wednesday ***Yom Kippur begins in the evening
16 Thursday Yom Kippur
23-25 - Thurs.-Sat. Clifford Symposium
October 2021  
8-10 Fri.-Sun. Fall Family Weekend
18-19 Mon.-Tue. Midterm Recess
20 Wednesday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
20-23 Wed.-Sat. Board Meetings
29-31 Fri. - Sun. Homecoming
November 2021  
7 Sunday Daylight Saving Ends
11 Thursday Veterans Day
12-13 Fri.-Sat. Institute Board of Advisors Meeting (MIIS)
23 Tuesday Thanksgiving Recess Begins (4:15 p.m.)
25 Thursday Thanksgiving
29 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
December 2021  
10 Friday *Fall Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.)
13 Monday Reading Day
14-19 Tues.-Sun. Final Exams
16 Thursday Reading Day
19 Sunday Recess Begins (5:00 p.m.)
20 Monday Residence Halls Close (noon)
25 Friday Christmas Day
January 2022  
1 Saturday New Year’s Day
8-9 Sat.-Sun. Arrivals Permitted
10 Monday

Winter Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.); January 10-11 Classes Online Only

17 Monday Martin Luther King Day (no classes)
28-29 - Fri.-Sat. Institute Board of Advisors Meetings (MIIS)
February 2022  
4 Friday Winter Term Classes End Recess Begins (4:00 p.m.)
5 Saturday Celebration for Mid-Year Graduates
9 Wednesday Spring Orientation Begins
10-12 - Thurs.-Sat. Board of Trustees Meetings (remote)
14 Monday Spring Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
18-19 Fri.-Sat. Winter Carnival (classes do meet on Friday)
21 Monday Presidents Day
March 2022  
2 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
4-5 Fri.-Sat. College Board of Advisors Meetings
13 Sunday Daylight Savings Begins 
18 Friday Spring Term Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
28 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
April 2022  
2 Saturday ***Ramadan begins in the evening
15 Friday Good Friday
15 Friday Passover begins in the evening
16 Saturday Passover
17 Sunday Easter
22 Friday Spring Student Symposium; Classes Do Not Meet
28 Thursday ***Lailat al-Qadr
May 2022  
2 Monday Eid al-Fitr begins in the evening
3 Tuesday ***Eid al-Fitr
12-14 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 Sunday Reading Day
25 Wednesday Residence Halls Close for General Student Body (noon)
28 Saturday Baccalaureate
29 Sunday Commencement
29 Sunday Residence Halls Close for Graduates (11:00 p.m.)
30 Monday Memorial Day 
31 Tuesday Commencement for Class of 2020
June 2022  
5-7 Sun.-Tues. 50th Reunion: 1970, 1971
9-12 Thurs.-Sun. Reunion
24 Friday Language Schools Eight-Week Session Begins
28 Tuesday Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont Begins
July 2022  
1 Friday Language Schools Seven-Week Session Begins (tentative)
4 Monday Independence Day
5 Tuesday Language 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 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School in Vermont
17-27 - Wed.-Sat. Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference  
19 Friday Language 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.


2022–2023 Academic Calendar

September 2022  
1–4 Thurs.–Sun. Alumni College
5 Monday Labor Day
5 Monday Orientation Begins
10 Saturday Residence Halls Open for Returning Students (9:00 a.m.)
12 Monday Fall Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
22–24 Thurs.–Sat. Clifford Symposium (tentative)
25 Sunday Rosh Hashanah begins in the evening
27 Tuesday Rosh Hashanah
October 2022  
4 Tuesday ***Yom Kippur begins in the evening
5 Wednesday Yom Kippur
7–9 Fri.–Sun. Fall Family Weekend
14 Friday Midterm Recess (tentative)
17 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
19–22 Wed.–Sat. Board Meetings
28–29 Fri.-Sun. Homecoming
November 2022  
6 Sunday Daylight Saving Ends
11 Friday Veterans Day
18 Friday Thanksgiving Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
24 Thursday Thanksgiving
28 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
December 2022  
12 Monday *Fall Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.)
13 Tuesday Reading Day
14–19 Tues.–Mon. Final Exams
16 Friday Reading Day
19 Monday Recess Begins (10:00 p.m.)
20 Tuesday Residence Halls Close (noon)
25 Sunday Christmas Day
January 2023  
1 Sunday New Year’s Day
3 Tuesday Residence Halls Open (9:00 a.m.)
5 Thursday Winter Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
16 Monday Martin Luther King Day (no classes)
26 Thursday Institute Board of Advisors Meetings (MIIS)
26–28 Thurs.–Sat. Board Meetings (MIIS)
February 2023  
2 Thursday Winter Term Classes End Recess Begins (4:00 p.m.)
4 Saturday Celebration for Mid-Year Graduates
8 Wednesday Spring Orientation Begins
13 Monday Spring Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
17–18 Fri.–Sat. Winter Carnival
20 Monday Presidents’ Day
22 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
March 2023  
3–4 Fri.–Sat. College Board of Advisors Meetings
12 Sunday Daylight Savings Begins 
17 Friday Spring Term Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
22 Wednesday ***Ramadan begins in the evening
27 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
April 2023  
5 Wednesday Passover begins in the evening
7 Friday Good Friday
9 Sunday Easter
14 Friday Spring Student Symposium; Classes Do Not Meet
18 Tuesday ***Lailat al-Qadr
21 Friday ***Eid al-Fitr begins in the evening
22 Saturday ***Eid al-Fitr
May 2023  
11–13 Thurs.–Sat. Board Meetings
15 Monday **Spring Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.); Friday class schedule observed
16-17 Tues.–Wed. Reading Days
18-23 Thurs.–Tues. *Final Examinations
21 Sunday Reading Day
24 Wednesday Residence Halls Close for General Student Body (noon)
27 Saturday Baccalaureate
28 Sunday Commencement
28 Sunday Residence Halls Close for Graduates and Senior Febs (11:00 p.m.)
29 Monday Memorial Day 
June 2023  
8-11 Thurs.–Sun Reunion
23 Friday Language Schools Eight-Week Session Begins
27 Tuesday Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont Begins
28 Wednesday ***Eid al-Adha begins in the evening
29 Thursday ***Eid al-Adha
30 Friday Language Schools Seven-Week Session Begins
July 2023  
4 Tuesday Independence Day
4 Tuesday Language Schools Six-Week Session Begins
10–11 Mon.–Tues. Schools Board of Advisors Meetings
August 2023  
12 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School in Vermont
16–26 Wed.–Sat. Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference  
18 Friday VT Language Schools Commencement
31–Sept.3 Thurs.–Sun. Alumni College
   
*Fall exams scheduled Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.
*Spring exams scheduled Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday.
   
**Friday class schedule observed on Monday, May 15.  
   
***Dates are based on the lunar calendar and may vary.

2023–2024 Academic Calendar

(Tentative) 

September 2023  
Aug. 31–Sept. 3 Thurs.–Sun. Alumni College
4 Monday Labor Day
4 Monday Orientation Begins
9 Saturday Residence Halls Open for Returning Students (9:00 a.m.)
11 Monday Fall Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
15 Friday Rosh Hashanah begins in the evening
16–17 Sat.–Sun. Rosh Hashanah
21–23 Thurs.–Sat. Clifford Symposium (tentative)
24 Sunday ***Yom Kippur begins in the evening
25 Monday Yom Kippur
29–Oct 1 Fri.–Sun. Fall Family Weekend
October 2023  
13 Friday Midterm Recess
16 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
20–22 Fri.–Sun. Homecoming
25–28 Wed.–Sat. Board Meetings
November 2023  
5 Sunday Daylight Saving Ends
11 Saturday Veterans Day
17 Friday Thanksgiving Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
23 Thursday Thanksgiving
27 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
December 2023  
11 Monday *Fall Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.)
12, 15 Mon., Fri. Reading Days
13–18 Wed.–Mon. Final Exams
18 Monday Recess Begins (10:00 p.m.)
19 Tuesday Residence Halls Close (noon)
25 Monday Christmas Day
January 2024  
1 Monday New Year’s Day
3 Wednesday Residence Halls Open (9:00 a.m.)
4 Thursday Winter Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
15 Monday Martin Luther King Day (no classes)
26–27 Fri.–Sat. Institute Board of Advisors Meetings (MIIS)
February 2024  
1 Thursday Winter Term Classes End Recess Begins (4:00 p.m.)
3 Saturday Celebration for Mid-Year Graduates
7 Wednesday Spring Orientation Begins
8–10 Thurs.–Sat. Board Meetings (remote)
12 Monday Spring Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
14 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
19 Monday Presidents’ Day
23–24 Fri.–Sat. Winter Carnival
March 2024  
1–2 Fri.–Sat. College Board of Advisors Meetings
10 Sunday Daylight Savings Begins 
10 Sunday ***Ramadan begins in the evening
15 Friday Spring Term Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
25 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
29 Friday Good Friday
31 Sunday Easter
April 2024  
6 Saturday ***Lailat al-Qadr
8 Monday ***Ramadan ends in the evening
9 Tuesday ***Eid al-Fitr begins in the evening
10 Wednesday ***Eid al-Fitr
12 Friday Spring Student Symposium; Classes Do Not Meet
22 Monday Passover begins in the evening
29 Monday Passover ends in the evening
May 2024  
9–11 Thurs.–Sat. Board Meetings
13 Monday **Spring Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.); Friday class schedule observed
14–15 Tues.–Wed. Reading Days
16–21 Thurs.–Tues. *Final Examinations
19 Sunday Reading Day
22 Wednesday Residence Halls Close for General Student Body (noon)
25 Saturday Baccalaureate
26 Sunday Commencement
26 Sunday Residence Halls Close for Graduates and Senior Febs (11:00 p.m.)
27 Monday Memorial Day 
June 2024  
6–9 Thurs.–Sun Reunion
16 Sunday ***Eid al-Adha begins in the evening
17 Monday ***Eid al-Adha
21 Friday Language Schools Eight-Week Session Begins
25 Tuesday Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont Begins
28 Friday Language Schools Seven-Week Session Begins
July 2024  
2 Tuesday Language Schools Six-Week Session Begins
4 Thursday Independence Day
8–9 Mon.–Tues. Schools Board of Advisors Meetings
August 2024  
10 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School 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 Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.
*Spring exams scheduled Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday.
   
**Friday class schedule observed on Monday, May 13.  
   
***Dates are based on the lunar calendar and may vary.

2024–2025 Academic Calendar

(Proposed) 

September 2024  
Aug. 29–Sept. 1 Thurs.–Sun. Alumni College
2 Monday Labor Day
2 Monday Orientation Begins
7 Saturday Residence Halls Open for Returning Students (9:00 a.m.)
9 Monday Fall Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
19–21 Thurs.–Sat. Clifford Symposium (tentative)
TBD Fall Family Weekend
October 2024  
2 Wednesday Rosh Hashanah begins in the evening
4 Friday Rosh Hashanah ends in the evening
11 Friday Midterm Recess
11 Friday ***Yom Kippur begins in the evening
12 Saturday Yom Kippur ends in the evening
14 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
TBD Homecoming
23–26 Wed.–Sat. Board Meetings
November 2024  
3 Sunday Daylight Saving Ends
11 Monday Veterans Day
22 Friday Thanksgiving Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
28 Thursday Thanksgiving
December 2024  
2 Monday Classes resume (8:00 a.m.)
9 Monday *Fall Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.)
10, 13 Tues., Fri. Reading Days
11–16 Wed.–Mon. Final Exams
16 Monday Recess Begins (10:00 p.m.)
17 Tuesday Residence Halls Close (noon)
25 Monday Christmas Day
January 2025  
1 Wednesday New Year’s Day
5 Sunday Residence Halls Open (9:00 a.m.)
6 Monday Winter Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
20 Monday Martin Luther King Day (no classes)
24–25 Fri.–Sat. Institute Board of Advisors Meetings (MIIS)
31 Friday Winter Term Classes End Recess Begins (4:00 p.m.)
February 2024  
3 Saturday Celebration for Mid-Year Graduates
5 Wednesday Spring Orientation Begins
6–8 Thurs.–Sat. Board Meetings (remote)
10 Monday Spring Term Classes Begin (8:00 a.m.)
17 Monday Presidents’ Day
21–22 Fri.–Sat. Winter Carnival
28 Friday ***Ramadan begins in the evening
March 2025  
5 Wednesday Ash Wednesday
7–8 Fri.–Sat. College Board of Advisors Meetings
9 Sunday Daylight Savings Begins 
14 Friday Spring Term Recess Begins (2:45 p.m.)
24 Monday Classes Resume (8:00 a.m.)
27 Thursday ***Lailat al-Qadr
30 Sunday ***Ramadan ends in the evening
30 Sunday ***Eid al-Fitr begins in the evening
31 Monday ***Eid al-Fitr
April 2025  
11 Friday Spring Student Symposium; Classes Do Not Meet
12 Saturday Passover begins in the evening
18 Friday Good Friday
20 Sunday Easter
29 Monday Passover ends in the evening
May 2025  
8–10 Thurs.–Sat. Board Meetings
12 Monday **Spring Term Classes End (2:45 p.m.); Friday class schedule observed
13–14, 18 Tues.–Wed., Sun. Reading Days
15-20 Thurs.–Tues. *Final Examinations
21 Wednesday Residence Halls Close for General Student Body (noon)
24 Saturday Baccalaureate
25 Sunday Commencement
25 Sunday Residence Halls Close for Graduates and Senior Febs (11:00 p.m.)
26 Monday Memorial Day 
June 2025  
5-8 Thurs.–Sun Reunion (tentative)
6 Friday ***Eid al-Adha begins in the evening
7 Saturday ***Eid al-Adha
20 Friday Language Schools Eight-Week Session Begins
24 Tuesday Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont Begins
27 Friday Language Schools Seven-Week Session Begins
July 2025  
1 Tuesday Language Schools Six-Week Session Begins
4 Friday Independence Day
7–8 Mon.–Tues. Schools Board of Advisors Meetings
August 2025  
9 Saturday Commencement, Bread Loaf School in Vermont
13–23 Wed.–Sat. Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference  
15 Friday VT Language Schools Commencement
28–31 Thurs.–Sun. Alumni College
   
*Fall exams scheduled Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.
*Spring exams scheduled Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday.
   
**Friday class schedule observed on Monday, May 13.  
   
***Dates are based on the lunar calendar and may vary.