2028-2029 Draft Academic Calendar

The dates of instruction for all schools are displayed on the following pages. Please note that additional dates for final exams, drop/add, and withdraw will be added, and adjustments will be made as necessary.

2028-2029University Standard* Advanced International StudiesArts & SciencesBusinessEducationEngineering**Medicine: MD ProgramsMedicine: Graduate & PhD Programs**NursingPeabodyPublic Health
*Standard dates apply unless alternate dates are specified.
**Length of courses may vary; check course schedule.
N/A: Not applicable to this schedule.
Summer
ClassesMay 22 - Aug 16
AlternateJun 1 - Jul 17May 30 - Aug 21May 22 - Aug 11May 30 - Aug 25
HolidaysMay 29, Jul 4
Degree ConferralAug 25N/A
Fall
First Day of Classes (Semester)Aug 28N/AN/AN/A
Last Day of Classes (Semester)Dec 4N/ADec 18N/ADec 22Dec 8Dec 11N/A
Reading DaysDec 5-6N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Exam DaysDec 7-15TBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD
8-week Term 1Aug 28 - Oct 23N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
8-week Term 2Oct 25 - Dec 22N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
HolidaySep 4
Fall BreakNov 20-24Nov 22-24Nov 22-24
Degree ConferralDec 29N/A
Intersession
ClassesJan 2-19N/AN/AN/A
HolidayJan 15N/A
Spring
First Day of Classes (Semester)Jan 22N/AN/AN/A
Last Day of Classes (Semester)Apr 27N/AMay 12N/AMay 18N/A
Reading DaysApr 30 - May 1N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Exam DaysMay 2-10TBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD
8-week Term 3Jan 22 - Mar 16N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
8-week Term 4Mar 26 - May 18N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Spring BreakMar 19-23
Degree ConferralMay 24

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