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Fall events calendar

Celebrate Diversity Program during Orientation, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY. August 29, 2015. Photo by Keith Bullis, University of Rochester,

UR Bhangra brings Punjabi-style dance to the Rochester Fringe Festival on Saturday, September 17.

August 31: Classes begin
September 2: Fall Activities Fair at the College
September 2: Student activities expo at Eastman
September 2–5: Yellowjacket Weekend
September 3: Yellowjacket Weekend comedian (to be announced soon!)
September 5: No classes (Labor Day)
September 7: Welcome Back to Wilson Commons
September 9: Independent study proposal deadline at Eastman
September 15–24: Rochester Fringe Festival
September 29: Club Rochester resumes
October 6–9: Meliora Weekend
October 17–18: Fall Break
October 31–November 4: Undergraduate program advising in the College
November 4: Club Rochester
November 7: Undergraduate registration begins for spring 2017
November 17: Last day to declare S/F or withdraw from courses for undergraduates in Arts, Sciences, & Engineering
November 23–27: Thanksgiving recess (begins at noon on November 23)
December 1: Boar’s Head Dinner
December 2: Holiday Shopping Fair
December 5: Last day for first-semester freshmen and transfer students in the College to declare the S/F optionDecember 10 and 11: Eastman Reading Weekend
December 10: Accompanying Juries at Eastman
December 13: Classes end
December 14–16: College Reading Period
December 15: Late Night Breakfast/Great Late Study Date (tentative)
December 15–17: Final exams at Eastman
December 17–22: Final exams at the College

Visit the University’s events calendar,, for details and links to the full academic calendars for the College and Eastman.