Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar2022-2023
FALL SEMESTERAug. 23-Dec. 9
Residence halls open for new residential studentsAug. 20
Formal Opening ConvocationAug. 20
Residential halls open for returning residential studentsAug. 21
Instruction begins at 8:00 A.M.Aug. 23
Drop/Add begins at 8:00 A.M.Aug. 23
Final date to drop without course appearing on transcriptAug. 29
Labor Day (no classes)Sept. 5
Fall break (no classes)Oct. 13-14
Mid-semesterOct. 12
Registration for spring semesterOct. 24
Last day to apply for December graduationNov. 2
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptNov. 18
Thanksgiving Break (at close of evening classes Nov. 22 in 22-23., Nov. 21 in 2023-2024)Nov. 23-27
Instruction resumesNov. 28
Last day of classes Dec. 2
Final ExamsDec.5-9
Residence halls close at NoonDec. 10
FALL Online
Term 1Aug. 23-Oct. 7
Last day to drop/addAug. 26
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptSept. 30
Term 2Oct. 17-Dec. 2
Last Day to drop/addOct. 20
Last day to apply for December graduationNov. 2
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptNov. 25
SPRING SEMESTERJan. 17-May 5
Residence Halls open for Wesleyan Into the World participantsJan.13
Residence halls open for returning studentsJan. 15
Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes)Jan. 16
Instruction begins at 8:00 A.M.Jan. 17
Drop/Add begins at 8:00 A.M.Jan. 17
Final date to drop without course appearing on transcriptJan. 24
Last day to apply for May/August graduationMar. 1
Spring Break (no classes)Mar. 6-10
Mid-semesterMar. 8
Instruction resumesMar.13
Registration for summer and fall semester(s)Mar. 20
Easter Break (classes end at 9 PM on Apr 6 in 22-23; Mar 28 in 23-24)Apr. 7-10
Instruction ResumesApr. 11
Celebration of Student Achievements (classes end at Noon)Apr. 13
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptApr. 14
Last day of classesApr. 28
Final ExamsMay 1-5
BaccalaureateMay 5
Residence Halls close for all but Graduating Seniors at 5 PMMay 5
Commencement at 10:00 A.M.May 6
SPRING Online
Term 1Jan. 17-Mar. 3
Last day to drop/addJan. 20
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptFeb. 24
Term 2Mar. 13 -Apr. 28
Last day to apply for May/August graduationMar. 1
Last day to drop/addMar. 16
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptApr. 21
SUMMER SESSIONS
Term IMay 15-June 30
Last day to drop/addMay 15
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptJune 23
Term 2July 3-Aug.18
Last day to drop/addJuly 6
Final date to withdraw from a course with a W on transcriptAug. 11

Archive of Previous Academic Calendars

Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

Academic Calendar 2018-2019

Academic Calendar 2017-2018

Academic Calendar 2016-2017