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Academic Calendar

Find a University-wide academic calendar with important dates outlined, as well as school-specific academic calendars.

 

2021–2022 University of Rochester academic calendar

Fall 2021 term

8/25/2021: Classes Begin
12/8/2021: Last Day of Classes
12/12/2021: Final Exams Begin
12/17/2021: Final Exams End

Breaks and other key dates

 

Labor Day (No Classes): 9/6/2021

Fall Break: 10/11–10/12/2021

Thanksgiving Recess Begins: 11/24/2021 at noon

Thanksgiving Recess Ends: 11/29/2021

Reading Period: 12/9–12/11/2021

Spring 2022 term

1/12/2022: Classes Begin
4/27/2022: Last Day of Classes
5/2/2022: Final Exams Begin
5/8/2022: Final Exams End

Breaks and other key dates

 

Martin Luther King Day (No Classes): 1/17/2022

Spring Break Begins: 3/5/2022

Spring Break Ends: 3/14/2022

Reading Period: 4/28–5/1/2022

Commencement Weekend: 5/13–5/15/2022

*Note: The dates in this calendar are set by the University as general guidelines. Individual schools may use these dates, or may establish their own calendar dates as long as they are consistent with New York State regulations and coordinated with the University’s calendar, on approval by the Provost’s Office

2022–2023 University of Rochester academic calendar

Fall 2022 term

8/31/2022: Classes Begin
12/14/2022: Last Day of Classes
12/18/2022: Final Exams Begin
12/22/2022: Final Exams End

Breaks and other key dates

 

Labor Day (No Classes): 9/5/2022

Fall Break: 10/10–10/11/2022

Thanksgiving Recess Begins: 11/23/2022 at noon

Thanksgiving Recess Ends: 11/28/2022

Reading Period: 12/15–12/17/2022

Spring 2023 term

1/11/2023: Classes Begin
4/26/2023: Last Day of Classes
5/1/2023: Final Exams Begin
5/7/2023: Final Exams End

Breaks and other key dates

 

Martin Luther King Day (No Classes): 1/16/2023

Spring Break Begins: 3/4/2023

Spring Break Ends: 3/13/2023

Reading Period: 4/27–4/30/2023

Commencement Weekend: 5/12–5/14/2023

*Note: The dates in this calendar are set by the University as general guidelines. Individual schools may use these dates, or may establish their own calendar dates as long as they are consistent with New York State regulations and coordinated with the University’s calendar, on approval by the Provost’s Office

Past and future academic calendars

For compliance purposes, key dates for previous and future academic calendar years are available in this downloadable academic calendars PDF. If you have trouble accessing this file, please contact us.

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