Four-Year Calendar Key Dates

Key Academic Dates 2016 through 2019-20

Four-Year Calendar Key Dates (pdf)

 Fall Semester Day 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Labor Day (preceding classes) Monday 3 Sept 2 Sept
First semester classes begin Tuesday 30 Aug 29 Aug 4 Sept 3 Sept
Labor Day (an instructional day) Monday 5 Sept 4 Sept
Fall Break Monday & Tuesday 17 & 18 Oct 16 & 17 Oct 22 & 23 Oct 21 & 22 Oct
Thanksgiving recess begins after last class Wednesday 24 Nov 23 Nov 22 Nov 21 Nov
Thanksgiving recess ends 8 a.m. Monday 29 Nov 28 Nov 27 Nov 26 Nov
Final examinations begin Monday 12 Dec 11 Dec 17 Dec 16 Dec
Final examinations end Friday 16 Dec 15 Dec 21 Dec 20 Dec
*Pomona and Scripps Colleges observe a two-day reading period at the end of the fall semester (Thursday and Friday before exams.)

 

 Spring Semester Day 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (observed) Monday 16 Jan 15 Jan 21 Jan 20 Jan
Second semester classes begin Tuesday 17 Jan 16 Jan 22 Jan 21 Jan
Spring Break Monday-Friday 13-17 Mar 12-16 Mar 18-22 Mar 16-20 Mar
Cesar Chavez Holiday (observed) Friday 31 Mar 30 Mar 29 Mar 27 Mar
Senior Finals; Reading day for all other students Thursday & Friday 4 & 5 May 3 & 4 May 9 & 10 May 7 & 8 May
Final examinations begin for non-graduating students Monday 8 May 7 May 13 May 11 May
Final examinations end for non-graduating students Friday 12 May 11 May 17 May 15 May
Commencement: CGU, CMC, KGI, Pitzer Saturday 13 May 12 May 18 May 16 May
Commencement: HMC, Pomona, Scripps Sunday 14 May 13 May 19 May 17 May
All undergraduate colleges observe a two-day reading period at the end of the spring semester (Thursday and Friday before exams).
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