Calendar

Fall 2019

Date Day Event
Aug. 26 M Online course registration opens
Aug. 28 W Yale College classes begin, 8:20 a.m.
Sept. 3 T New and returning students orientation (attendance mandatory)
Sept. 3–6 T–F Placement testing, language exams, advisories, and ensemble auditions
Sept. 5 TH Annual Opening Convocation and Reception (attendance mandatory)
Sept. 6 F Fall-term classes begin, 9 a.m.
Sept. 13 F Fall-term course schedules due, 4 p.m.
Sept. 20 F Add/Drop deadline, 4 p.m.
Oct. 16 W Yale College recess begins
Oct. 21 M Yale College classes resume, 8:20 a.m.
Nov. 8 F Last day to elect Pass/Fail option, 4 p.m.
Nov. 23 SA November recess begins
Dec. 1 Su Deadline for fall 2020 applications
Dec. 2 M Classes resume, 9 a.m.
Dec. 6 F Last day to withdraw from a class, 4 p.m.
Dec. 9 M Online course registration opens
Dec. 13 F Fall-term classes end
Dec. 16–20 M–F Exam week
Dec. 21 SA Winter recess begins

Spring 2020

Date Day Event
Jan. 13 M Spring-term classes begin, 9 a.m.
Jan. 17 F Spring-term course schedules due, 4 p.m.
Jan. 20 M Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Offices closed
Jan. 24 F Add/Drop deadline, 4 p.m.
Feb. 24–Mar. 1 M–SU School of Music auditions
Feb. 26–28 W–F Classes do not meet
Feb. 29 SA
  • D.M.A. entrance exams
  • Artist Diploma final-round auditions
Mar. 7 SA Spring recess begins
Mar. 23 M Classes resume, 9 a.m.
Apr. 3 F Last day to elect Pass/Fail option, 4 p.m.
Apr. 24 F Last day to withdraw from a class, 4 p.m.
May 1 F Spring-term classes end
May 3 SU Honors Dinner
May 4–8 M–F Exam week
May 17 SU Commencement concert
May 18 M University Commencement