Academic Calendar

Fall 2018 Academic Calendar
 

Date

Day

Description

June 19–21

Tuesday - Thursday

Registration 1 for Fall Semester (continuing students)

August 1

Wednesday

Last day to apply for October degrees

August 21–23

Tuesday – Thursday

Registration 2 for Fall Semester (continuing students)

August 28–30

Tuesday – Thursday

Registration for Fall Semester (new students)

September 3

Monday

No classes - Labor Day

September 4

Tuesday

First day of classes

September 4–13

Tuesday – Thursday

Change of Program Period

Students who have not registered prior to this period will be assessed a late registration fee.

Students may add/drop via SSOL.

No adjustment of fees for individual courses dropped after this period.

September 27

Thursday

Last day to drop without UW/change grade option (1st-quarter classes)

October 17

Wednesday

Award of October degrees

October 23

Tuesday

2nd-quarter classes begin
Last day to drop without UW (full-term classes)

October 29 – November 10

Monday - Saturday

Open Enrollment for certificate and department changes (1st-year MPH students)

November 6

Tuesday

No classes – Election Day

November 10–14

Saturday – Wednesday

American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting (San Diego, CA)

November 15

Thursday

Last day to drop without UW (2nd-quarter classes)

Last day to change grade option (2nd-quarter and full-term classes)

November 22–25

Thursday – Sunday

No classes - Thanksgiving Holiday

December 3

Monday

Last day to apply for February degrees

December 10

Monday

Last day of classes

December 11–13

Tuesday – Thursday

Reading period

December 11–13

Tuesday – Thursday

Registration 1 for Spring Semester (all students)

December 14–21

Friday – Friday

Final examinations

December 21

Friday

Term ends

Dec. 22 – Jan. 21, 2019

Saturday – Monday

No classes - Winter Holidays


Spring 2019 Academic Calendar
 

Date

Day

Description

January 2

Wednesday

Deadline for submitting fall 2017 grades by 9:30 PM

January 8–10

Tuesday – Thursday

Registration 2 for Spring Semester (all students)

January 21

Monday

No classes - Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

January 22

Tuesday

First day of classes

January 22–31

Tuesday – Thursday

Change of Program Period

Students who have not registered prior to this period will be assessed a late registration fee.

Students may add/drop via SSOL.

No adjustment of fees for individual courses dropped after this period.

February 1

Friday

Last day to apply for May degrees

February 7

Thursday

Last day to drop without UW/change grade option (1st quarter classes)

February 13

Wednesday

Award of February degrees

February 18

Monday

No classes - Presidents' Day Holiday

March 12

Tuesday

2nd-quarter classes begin
Last day to drop without UW (full-term classes)

March 16–24

Saturday - Sunday

No classes - Spring Holidays

April 18

Thursday

Last day to drop without UW (2nd-quarter classes)
Last day to change grade option (2nd-quarter and full-term classes)

May 6

Monday

Last day of classes

May 7–9

Tuesday – Thursday

Reading period

May 10–17

Friday – Friday

Final examinations

May 17

Friday

Term ends – deadline for submitting grades for graduating students by 9:30 p.m.

May 21

Tuesday

Mailman School of Public Health Commencement

May 22

Wednesday

Columbia University Commencement (conferral of May degrees)

May 23

Thursday

Deadline for submitting grades for non-graduating students by 9:30 p.m.


Downloadable PDFs

Summer 2019 academic calendar (PDF)

Fall 2019 and spring 2020 academic calendar (PDF)