Academic Calendar Lionmail Calendar

Using this Calendar: Make a selection from the menu options below and click "Go". When you have made a selection, you may import all results of your selection to your calendar, or use the icon to the right of an entry to import a single date.

Keep in Mind: Registration dates for the fall term begin in April and continue through the spring and summer. Registration dates for the spring term begin in November during the fall term. Summer registration begins in the spring term. Download a PDF of all registration dates from 2015-2021.

Students in the following schools and programs should consult their schools for registration dates and information: Medical Center schools and programs, the Business School (including MBA and EMBA programs), the School of Journalism, the Law School, and the School of Social Work.

This page displays academic calendar dates for the current year and term by default.

To see a particular full academic year, select the year you would like to view, and set the term dropdown to "Select Term."

To see all years and all terms, set the dropdowns to *Select Year" and "Select Term," respectively.

Monday, January 04, 2016
Field Education Resumes: School of Social Work Download ical
Field education resumes for continuing students in the School of Social Work
Monday, January 18, 2016
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Observed - University Holiday Download ical
University Holiday: Administrative and Academic Offices Closed; No Classes Held
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
First Day of Classes Download ical
Friday, January 29, 2016
End of Change of Program Period Download ical
Last Day to Add Class, Last Day to Receive Tuition Refund for Class Dropped
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
February Degrees Conferred Download ical
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Last Day to Drop Class: Barnard, CC, GS, Arts, GSAS, SPS, SIPA Download ical
Last Day to Drop Class for Barnard, Columbia College, General Studies, Arts, GSAS, Professional Studies and SIPA.
Monday, March 07, 2016
Midterm Date Download ical
Monday, March 14, 2016 to Friday, March 18, 2016
Spring Recess Download ical
Academic Holidays: Most Administrative Offices Open; No Classes Held
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Last Day to Drop Class: GSAPP; Business; Global Programs; Journalism; SEAS; Social Work Download ical
Last Day to Drop Class: Architecture, Business, Global Programs, Journalism, SEAS graduate & undergraduate, Social Work
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Last Day to Pass/Fail Download ical
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Last Day of Classes: School of Social Work Download ical
Last day of classes for Social Work
Monday, May 02, 2016
Last Day of Classes Download ical
Monday, May 02, 2016 to Friday, May 06, 2016
Capstone Project: School of Social Work Download ical
Capstone project for graduating students in the School of Social Work
Tuesday, May 03, 2016 to Thursday, May 05, 2016
Study Days Download ical
Friday, May 06, 2016 to Friday, May 13, 2016
Final Examinations Download ical
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Commencement Download ical
Thursday, June 30, 2016
June Degrees Conferred (Medical Center Only) Download ical