Academic Calendar

ACADEMIC YEAR
2012-2013

Monday, Sep 3
Labor Day - University Holiday
Tuesday, Sep 4
First Day of Classes
Tuesday, Sep 11
Last day to add a Fall 2012 Law course; last day to drop a Law course without the notation of W.
Friday, Sep 14
End of Change of Program Period

Last Day to Add Class
Last Day to Drop a Class for SIPA
Last Day to Receive Tuition Refund for Class Dropped

Tuesday, Oct 9
Last Day to Drop Class

Last Day to Drop Class for Barnard, Columbia College, General Studies, GSAS and Continuing Education

Last day to withdraw (W posted) for SIPA.

Monday, Oct 15
last day to drop a Fall 2012 Law course; the notation of W will be recorded up to this date; after this date, an F will be entered.
Wednesday, Oct 17
October Degrees Conferred
Thursday, Oct 18
Midterm Date
Monday, Nov 5
Academic Holiday
Tuesday, Nov 6
Election Day - University Holiday
Thursday, Nov 15
Last Day to Drop Class for Schools Not Noted Above
Thursday, Nov 15
Last Day to Pass/Fail
Thursday, Nov 22
Thanksgiving Day - University Holiday
Friday, Nov 23
University Holiday
Monday, Dec 10
Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, Dec 11 - Thursday, Dec 13
Study Days
Friday, Dec 14 - Friday, Dec 21
Final Examination

Spring Term 2013

Monday, Jan 21
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Observed - University Holiday
Tuesday, Jan 22
First Day of Classes
Tuesday, Jan 29
Last day to add a Spring 2013 Law course; last day to drop a Law course without the notation of W.
Friday, Feb 1
End of Change of Program Period, Last Day to Add Class, Last Day to Drop a Class for SIPA, Last Day to Receive Tuition Refund for Class Dropped
Wednesday, Feb 13
February Degrees Conferred
Friday, Feb 15
Last day to drop a Spring 2013 Law course; the notation of W will be recorded up to this date; after this date, an F will be entered.
Tuesday, Feb 26
Last Day to Drop Class (no refund) for Most Schools

Last Day to Drop Class for Barnard, Columbia College, General Studies, GSAS, and continuing Education.

Last day to withdraw (W posted) for SIPA

Monday, Mar 11
Midterm Date
Monday, Mar 18 - Friday, Mar 22
Spring Recess
Thursday, Mar 28
Last Day to Pass/Fail

Last Day to Drop for Schools Not Noted Above

Monday, May 6
Last Day of Classes
Tuesday, May 7 - Thursday, May 9
Study Days
Friday, May 10 - Friday, May 17
Final Examination
Wednesday, May 22
Commencement
Sunday, Jun 30
June Degrees Conferred