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​Five-Year Academic Calendar

Find important dates and deadlines from Fall 2020 until Summer 2025 using Syracuse University's five-year academic calendar. You can plan ahead for breaks, finals and commencement, but please note all dates are subject to change.

Download the ​Five-Year Academic Calendar 2020-2025 [PDF, 45KB]

Fall Semester

2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 - Under Revision
Syracuse Welcome
new undergraduate registration
2020
Saturday 8/22 – Sunday 8/23
2021
Saturday 8/28 – Sunday 8/29
2022
Saturday 8/27 – Sunday 8/28
2023
Saturday 8/26 – Sunday 8/27
2024 - Under Revision
Saturday 8/24 – Sunday 8/25
First day of classes
2020
Monday 8/24
2021
Monday 8/30
2022
Monday 8/29
2023
Monday 8/28
2024 - Under Revision
Monday 8/26
Labor Day (no classes)
2020
Full Class Day: Monday 9/7
2021
Monday 9/6
2022
Monday 9/5
2023
Monday 9/4
2024 - Under Revision
Monday 9/2
Fall Break (excluding LAW)
2023
Monday 10/9 - Tuesday 10/10
2024 - Under Revision
Monday 10/14 - Tuesday 10/15
Midterm
2020
Monday 10/5
2021
Monday 10/18
2022
Monday 10/17
2023
Wednesday 10/18
2024 - Under Revision
Wednesday 10/16
Registration for spring
2020
Wednesday 11/4 – Tuesday 1/26
2021
Wednesday 11/3 – Tuesday 1/25
2022
Wednesday 11/2 – Tuesday 1/24
2023
Wednesday 11/1 – Tuesday 1/23
2024 - Under Revision
Wednesday 11/6 – Tuesday 1/28
Thanksgiving break
2020
Wednesday 11/25 – Sunday 11/29
2021
Sunday 11/21 – Sunday 11/28
2022
Sunday 11/20 – Sunday 11/27
2023
Sunday 11/19 – Sunday 11/26
2024 - Under Revision
Sunday 11/24 – Sunday 12/1
Last day of classes
2020
Tuesday 11/24
2021
Friday 12/10
2022
Friday 12/9
2023
Tuesday 12/12
2024 - Under Revision
Tuesday 12/10
Reading days
2020
Monday 11/30, Tuesday 12/1, Wednesday 12/2, Saturday 12/5, Sunday 12/6
2021
Saturday 12/11 – Sunday 12/12, Tuesday am 12/14, and Thursday am 12/16
2022
Saturday 12/10 – Sunday 12/11, Tuesday am 12/13, and Thursday am 12/15
2023
Wednesday 12/13 and Saturday 12/16 - Sunday 12/17
2024 - Under Revision
Wednesday 12/11 and Saturday 12/14 - Sunday 12/15
Final examinations
2020
Thursday 12/3, Friday 12/4, Monday 12/7, Tuesday 12/8, Wednesday 12/9
2021
Monday 12/13, Wednesday 12/15, Friday 12/17, Tuesday pm 12/14, and Thursday pm 12/16
2022
Monday 12/12, Wednesday 12/14, Friday 12/16, Tuesday pm 12/13, and Thursday pm 12/15
2023
Thursday 12/14 - Friday 12/15 and Monday 12/18 - Tuesday 12/19
2024 - Under Revision
Thursday 12/12 - Friday 12/13 and Monday 12/16 - Tuesday 12/17
Last day of semester
2020
Wednesday 12/9
2021
Friday 12/17
2022
Friday 12/16
2023
Tuesday 12/19
2024 - Under Revision
Tuesday 12/17
Fall grading due date
2020
Monday 12/21
2021
Monday 12/27
2022
Tuesday 12/27
2023
Thursday 12/28
2024 - Under Revision
Tuesday 12/31

Winterlude

2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 - Under Revision
Registration
2020-21
Wednesday 11/4 – Tuesday 12/22
2021-22
Wednesday 11/3
2022-23
Wednesday 11/2 – Tuesday 12/20
2023-24
Wednesday 11/1 – Thursday 12/21
2024-25 - Under Revision
Wednesday 11/6 - Thursday 12/19
First day of classes
2020-21
Monday 12/21
2021-22
Monday 12/20
2022-23
Monday 12/19
2023-24
Wednesday 12/20
2024-25 - Under Revision
Wednesday 12/18
Last day of classes
2020-21
Friday 1/22
2021-22
Friday 1/14
2022-23
Friday 1/13
2023-24
Friday 1/12
2024-25 - Under Revision
Friday 1/10
Winterlude Grading Due Date
2020-21
Tuesday 1/19
2021-22
Tuesday 1/18
2022-23
Tuesday 1/17
2023-24
Tuesday 1/16
2024-25 - Under Revision
Tuesday 1/14

Spring Semester

2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 - Under Revision
Winter Welcome new undergraduate registration
2021
Saturday 2/6
2022
Saturday 1/22
2023
Saturday 1/14
2024
Saturday 1/13
2025 - Under Revision
Saturday 1/18
Martin Luther King Jr Day (no classes)
2021
Monday 1/18
2022
Monday 1/17
2023
Monday 1/16
2024
Monday 1/15
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 1/20
First day of classes
2021
Monday 2/8
2022
Monday 1/24
2023
Tuesday 1/17
2024
Tuesday 1/16
2025 - Under Revision
Tuesday 1/21
Midterm
2021
Monday 3/29
2022
Monday 3/21
2023
Tuesday 3/7
2024
Tuesday 3/5
2025 - Under Revision
Tuesday 3/11
Spring break
2021
No Spring break
2022
Sunday 3/13 – Sunday 3/20
2023
Sunday 3/12 – Sunday 3/19
2024
Sunday 3/10 – Sunday 3/17
2025 - Under Revision
Sunday 3/16 – Sunday 3/23
Registration for summer
2021
Wednesday 4/7
2022
Wednesday 3/23
2023
Wednesday 3/22
2024
Wednesday 3/20
2025 - Under Revision
Wednesday 3/26
Registration for fall
2021
Tuesday 4/20– Friday 5/21
2022
Wednesday 4/13 - Wednesday 5/11
2023
Wednesday 4/5 – Friday 6/30
2024
Wednesday 4/3 - Friday 6/28
2025 - Under Revision
Wednesday 4/9 – Wednesday 5/7
Last day of classes
2021
Friday 5/14
2022
Wednesday 5/4
2023
Monday 5/1
2024
Monday 4/29
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 5/5
Reading days
2021
Saturday 5/15 –Monday 5/17
2022
Thursday 5/5 and Saturday 5/7 - Sunday 5/8 and Tuesday 5/10
2023
Tuesday 5/2 – Wednesday 5/3 and Saturday 5/6 – Sunday 5/7
2024
Tuesday 4/30 -Wednesday 5/1 and Saturday 5/4 - Sunday 5/5
2025 - Under Revision
Tuesday 5/6 - Wednesday 5/7 and Saturday 5/10 - Sunday 5/11
Final examinations
2021
Tuesday 5/18 – Friday 5/21
2022
Friday 5/6 and Monday 5/9 and Wednesday 5/11 - Thursday 5/12
2023
Thursday 5/4 – Friday 5/5 and Monday 5/8 – Tuesday 5/9
2024
Thursday 5/2 - Friday 5/3 and Monday 5/6 - Tuesday 5/7
2025 - Under Revision
Thursday 5/8 - Friday 5/9 and Monday 5/12 - Tuesday 5/13
Last day of semester
2021
Friday 5/21
2022
Thursday 5/12
2023
Tuesday 5/9
2024
Tuesday 5/7
2025 - Under Revision
Tuesday 5/13
Commencement
2021
Sunday 5/23
2022
Sunday 5/15
2023
Sunday 5/14
2024
Sunday 5/12
2025 - Under Revision
Sunday 5/18
Spring grading due date
2021
Wednesday 5/26
2022
Thursday 5/19
2023
Monday 5/15
2024
Wednesday 5/15
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 5/19

Summer Session

2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 - Under Revision
Maymester
2021
Monday 5/24 – Friday 6/4
2022
Monday 5/16- Friday 5/27
2023
Monday 5/15 – Friday 5/26
2024
Monday 5/13 - Friday 5/24
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 5/19 - Friday 5/30
Regular Academic Session
2021
Monday 5/24 – Friday 8/27
2022
Monday 5/16 – Friday 8/26
2023
Monday 5/15 – Friday 8/25
2024
Monday 5/13 - Friday 8/23
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 5/19 - Friday 8/29
Six Week First Session
2021
Monday 6/7 – Friday 7/16
2022
Monday 5/23 - Friday 7/1
2023
Monday 5/22 – Friday 6/30
2024
Monday 5/20 - Friday 6/28
2025 - Under Revision
Tuesday 5/27 - Monday 7/7
Twelve Week Session
2021
Monday 6/7 – Friday 8/27
2022
Monday 5/23 - Friday 8/12
2023
Monday 5/22 – Friday 8/11
2024
Monday 5/20 - Friday 8/16
2025 - Under Revision
Tuesday 5/27 - Friday 8/15
Memorial Day (no classes)
2021
Monday 5/31 (classes may meet at discretion of instructor)
2022
Monday 5/30 (classes may meet at discretion of instructor)
2023
Monday 5/29
2024
Monday 5/27
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 5/26
Juneteenth Observance Day
2021
Friday 6/18 (admin offices closed)
2022
Monday 6/20
2023
Monday 6/19
2024
Wednesday 6/19
2025 - Under Revision
Thursday 6/19
Six Week Second Session
2021
Monday 7/19 – Friday 8/27
2022
Tuesday 7/5 - Friday 8/12
2023
Monday 7/3 – Friday 8/11
2024
Monday 7/8 - Friday 8/16
2025 - Under Revision
Monday 7/7 - Friday 8/15
Independence Day (no classes)
2021
Monday 7/5 (classes may meet at discretion of instructor)
2022
Monday 7/4 (classes may meet at discretion of instructor)
2023
Tuesday 7/4
2024
Thursday 7/4
2025 - Under Revision
Friday 7/4