Calendar information is also available on the Registrar's website.
The academic year for the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences starts at the beginning of the fall term and continues through the end of the summer term. While the specific semester dates may vary slightly from year to year, academic appointments begin on September 1 for the fall term, January 1 for the spring term, and June 1 for the summer.
NOTE: The deadline for taking a fall or spring half-semester course Pass/Fail or for R credit is the Friday of the fourth week of the course. A half-semester course must be dropped within the first two weeks of the course.