Academic Calendar

The NYU Bulletin Academic Calendar is meant to provide high-level dates relevant to the academic year.  For operational dates, such as add/drop and withdrawal deadlines, please refer to the Academic Calendar website.  Some schools or degree programs follow specialized academic calendars that supersede the dates listed below.  Please refer to the bulletins of those specific schools and/or programs for supplemental information. 

2024-2025 Academic Calendar

For additional key dates and deadlines, including course registration, withdrawals, and applying for graduation, see the Office of the Registrar's Academic Calendar.

Notice: These dates are subject to change.

Fall 2024

Date Event
September 3, 2024 Fall semester classes begin
October 14, 2024 Fall Break - No classes scheduled
October 15, 2024 Legislative Day - All classes meet on a Monday schedule
November 28-29, 2024 Thanksgiving Recess - No classes scheduled
December 12, 2024 Fall semester classes end
December 16-20, 2024 Final exam period

January 2025

Date Event
January 2, 2025 January term classes begin
January 17, 2025 Last day of January term classes
January 20, 2025 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No classes scheduled

Spring 2025

Date Event
January 21, 2025 Spring semester classes begin
February 17, 2025 Presidents Day - No classes scheduled
February 18, 2025 Legislative Day - All classes meet on a Monday schedule
March 24-28, 2025 Spring Break - No classes scheduled
May 6, 2025 Spring semester classes end
May 8-14, 2025 Final exam period

Summer 2025

Date Event
May 19, 2025 Summer term classes begin
May 26, 2025 Memorial Day - No classes scheduled
June 19, 2025 Juneteenth - No classes scheduled
July 4, 2025 Independence Day - No classes scheduled
August 13, 2025 Summer term classes end