Academic Calendar

Fall 2017 Term

September 7 & 8, Thursday & Friday
Orientation for new students

September 10, Sunday
Fall term Check-In

September 11, Monday
Fall term classes begin at 8:45 a.m.

September 20, Wednesday
Final day for delayed Check-In

October 6–7, Friday & Saturday
Homecoming Weekend

November 14, Tuesday
Fall classes end at 5:20 pm.; start of pre-exam break

November 17–22, Friday–Wednesday
Fall term examinations begin

Winter 2018 Term

January 2, Tuesday
Winter term Check-In

January 3, Wednesday
Winter term classes begin at 8:45 a.m.

January 12, Friday
Final day for delayed registration

January 15, Monday
Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
(Classes moved to x-periods, except 3A classes which move to the 3B period on Tuesday, January 16.)

March 6, Tuesday
Winter term classes end at 5:20 pm; start of pre-exam break

March 9–13, Friday–Tuesday
Winter term examinations

Spring 2018 Term

March 25, Sunday
Spring term Check-In

March 26, Monday
Spring term classes begin at 8:45 a.m.

April 4, Wednesday
Final day for delayed Check-In

May 28, Monday
Memorial Day—no classes – first day of pre-examination break

May 30, Wednesday
Spring term classes end at 5:20 p.m.

May 31, Thursday
Second day of pre-examination break

June 1-5, Friday–Tuesday
Spring term examinations

June 9, Saturday
Thayer School Investiture Ceremony

June 10, Sunday
Dartmouth Commencement Day

Summer 2018 Term

June 20, Wednesday
Summer term Check-In

June 21, Thursday
Summer term classes begin at 7:45 a.m.

June 23, Saturday
Special day of classes

June 30, Saturday
Final day for delayed Check-In

July 4, Wednesday
Independence Day, College Holiday

August 22, Wednesday
Summer term classes end, start of Pre-Examination Break

August 25-28, Saturday–Tuesday
Summer term examinations