Academic Calendar

Academic calendars for some units may differ from the calendar below. More information is available from the Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Event2023-20242024-20252025-2026
Fall Semester BeginsTue, September 5, 2023Tue, September 3, 2024Tue, September 2, 2025
Fall Minicourse Dates 
First 7 Weeks
September 5, 2023 to 
October 23, 2023
September 3, 2024 to
October 21, 2024
 
Fall Minicourse Dates 
Second 7 Weeks
October 24, 2023 to 
December 13, 2023
October 22, 2024 to
December 11, 2024
 
Saturday Classes BeginSat, September 9, 2023Sat, September 7, 2024Sat, September 6, 2025
Changes in Designation 
of Class Days
Tue, November 21, 2023 
(Thursday Classes)
Tue, November 26, 2024 
(Thursday Classes)
Tue, November 25, 2025 
(Thursday Classes)
Wed, November 22, 2023 
(Friday Classes)
Wed, November 27, 2024 
(Friday Classes)
Wed, November 26, 2025 
(Friday Classes)
Thanksgiving RecessThu, November 23 to 
Sun, November 26, 2023
Thu, November 28 to 
Sun, December 1, 2024
Thu, November 27 to 
Sun, November 30, 2025
Regular Classes EndWed, December 13, 2023Wed, December 11, 2024Wed, December 10, 2025
Reading DaysThu, December 14, 2023Thu, December 12, 2024 
Fri, December 13, 2024
Thu, December 11, 2025 
Fri, December 12, 2025
Fall Exams BeginFri, December 15, 2023Mon, December 16, 2024Mon, December 15, 2025
Fall Exams EndFri, December 22, 2023Mon, December 23, 2024Mon, December 22, 2025
    
Winter Session BeginsFri, December 22, 2023Mon, December 23, 2024Mon, December 22, 2025
Winter Session EndsFri, January 12, 2024Fri, January 17, 2025Fri, January 16, 2026
    
Spring Semester BeginsTue, January 16, 2024Tue, January 21, 2025Tue, January 20, 2026
Spring Minicourse Dates 
First 7 Weeks
January 16, 2024 to 
March 4, 2024
  
Spring Minicourse Dates 
Second 7 Weeks
March 5, 2024 to 
April 29, 2024
  
Spring Recess BeginsSat, March 9, 2024Sat, March 15, 2025Sat, March 14, 2026
Spring Recess EndsSun, March 17, 2024Sun, March 23, 2025Sun, March 22, 2026
Regular Classes EndMon, April 29, 2024Mon, May 5, 2025Mon, May 4, 2026
Reading DaysTue, April 30, 2024 
Wed, May 1, 2024
Tue, May 6, 2025 
Wed, May 7, 2025
Tue, May 5, 2026 
Wed, May 6, 2026
Spring Exams BeginThu, May 2, 2024Thu, May 8, 2025Thu, May 7, 2026
Spring Exams EndWed, May 8, 2024Wed, May 14, 2025Wed, May 13, 2026
Rutgers–New Brunswick & 
Rutgers Health Commencement
Sun, May 12, 2024Sun, May 18, 2025Sun, May 17, 2026
    
Summer Session BeginsTue, May 28, 2024Tue, May 27, 2025Tue, May 26, 2026
Summer Session EndsWed, August 14, 2024Wed, August 13, 2025Wed, August 19, 2026

For college/school commencements, please check with your dean's office.

For any questions regarding the academic calendar, please email: sched@echo.spirit-flowers.com.