2025-2026

Academic Calendar 2025 - 2026


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

Autumn Term 2025
Date Day of the Week Deadline Add to Google Calendar
April 28 Monday Registration for Summer Term and Autumn Term for continuing students via web registration begins.
May 5 Monday Registration for Summer Term and Autumn Term begins for new students.
September 1 Monday Labor Day. College Holiday.
September 3 Wednesday Classes begin. Autumn Term.
October 15 Wednesday Award of October degrees and certificates. No ceremony.
November 26 Wednesday No Classes. Offices open.
November 27 Thursday Thanksgiving Holidays.
November 28 Friday Thanksgiving Holidays.
December 19 Friday Autumn Term ends.
Spring Term 2026
Date Day of the Week Deadline Add to Google Calendar
December 1 Monday Registration for the Spring term for continuing students via web registration begins.
December 8 Monday Registration for the Spring term for new students via web registration begins.
January 19 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observed. College Holiday.
January 21 Wednesday Classes begin. Spring Term.
February 11 Wednesday Award of February degrees and certificates. No ceremony.
March 15 Sunday First day of spring holidays.
March 22 Sunday Last day of spring holidays.
May 12 Tuesday End of Spring Term.
May 20 Wednesday Conferring of degrees at Columbia University.
Summer Term 2026
Date Day of the Week Deadline Add to Google Calendar
April 27 Monday Registration for Summer Term and Autumn Term for continuing students via web registration begins.
May 4 Monday Registration for Summer Term and Autumn Term begins for new students.
May 21 Thursday Session A courses begin.
May 25 Monday Memorial Day Observed. College Holiday.
July 1 Wednesday End of Summer Session A courses.
July 3 Friday Independence Day observed. College Holiday.
July 6 Monday Session B courses begin.
August 14 Friday End of Summer Session B courses.
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