2020-2021

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Academic Calendar 2020 - 2021

The calendar below is abbreviated. The full academic calendar will be made available during spring term of the prior academic year

Autumn Term 2020
Date Day of the Week Deadline
April 27MondayRegistration for Summer Term and Autumn Term for continuing students via web registration begins.
May 4MondayRegistration for Summer Term and Autumn Term begins for new students.
September 2WednesdayClasses begin. Autumn Term.
September 7MondayLabor Day. College Holiday.
October 21WednesdayAward of October degrees and certificates. No ceremony.
November 25WednesdayNo Classes. Offices open.
November 26ThursdayThanksgiving Holidays.
November 27FridayThanksgiving Holidays.
December 21MondayAutumn Term ends.
Spring Term 2021
Date Day of the Week Deadline
December 7MondayRegistration for the Spring term for continuing students via web registration begins.
December 14MondayRegistration for the Spring term for new students via web registration begins.
January 18MondayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day Observed. College Holiday.
January 20WednesdayClasses begin. Spring Term.
February 10WednesdayAward of February degrees and certificates. No ceremony.
March 14SundayFirst day of spring holidays.
March 21SundayLast day of spring holidays.
May 11TuesdayEnd of Spring Term.
May 19WednesdayConferring of degrees at Columbia University.
Summer Term 2021
Date Day of the Week Deadline
April 26MondayRegistration for Summer Term and Autumn Term for continuing students via web registration begins.
May 3MondayRegistration for Summer Term and Autumn Term begins for new students.
May 20ThursdaySession A courses begin.
May 31MondayMemorial Day Observed. College Holiday.
June 30WednesdayEnd of Summer Session A courses.
July 5MondayIndependence Day observed. College Holiday.
July 6TuesdaySession B courses begin.
August 16MondayEnd of Summer Session B courses.