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Tuesday, Sep 1, 2015

Last day to register without a fee.  Registration after this date will incur a late fee of $50.00.

Wednesday, Sep 2, 2015
  • Classes will follow a Monday schedule on Wednesday, September 2nd
  • Classes will follow the normal schedule beginning Thursday, September 3rd
  • Wednesday, September 9th will be the first meeting of classes that meet only on Wednesday
Monday, Sep 7, 2015
Thursday, Sep 10, 2015

Students must submit enrollments for their minimum courseload (typically four courses) on my.harvard.edu by 5pm.  


Thursday, Sep 10, 2015

Last day upon which undergraduates may register late for the fall term in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. 

Last day upon which undergraduates may cancel their registration for the fall term. 

Monday, Sep 14, 2015

Makeup Exams for 2014 - 2015 begin.

Friday, Sep 18, 2015

Final degree applications for November 2015 degree candidates due.

Friday, Sep 18, 2015
 
Last Day for undergraduates and GSAS students to submit cross-registration petitions.  Please note that some schools have earlier deadlines; check with the relevant school.
Friday, Sep 18, 2015

Last day to file a petition to add or drop a course without paying a fee.  After this date there is a $10 fee for each petition filed.

Monday, Sep 21, 2015

Last day upon which Undergraduates may drop or add any course without a fee.

Thursday, Oct 1, 2015

Applications for the study of out of residence degree credit, for the spring term, are due at the Office of International Education

Monday, Oct 5, 2015
  • Last day for undergraduates to add or drop a course for the fall term
  • Last day that a course may be changed from letter-graded to pass/fail or from pass/fail to letter-graded for the fall term

 

 

Monday, Oct 5, 2015

No course may be changed from letter-graded to Pass/Fail or from Pass/Fail to letter-graded status for the fall term after this date.

Monday, Oct 12, 2015
Monday, Oct 19, 2015

Last day for College students to withdraw from a fall term course.  A grade of "WD" will be permanently notated on the transcript.  

Students are responsible for all courses in which they are enrolled after this date.

Monday, Oct 19, 2015
  • Last day to add fall courses.  After this date students may add units of TIME only
  • Last day for graduate students to add or change designated language courses to the SAT/UNSAT grading option
Friday, Oct 23, 2015

Freshman parents weekend, October 23 - 24th.  Parents may attend classes on Friday.  

For more information, please see the Freshman Dean's Office web page.

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2015

Last day for GSAS students to drop a fall course.  To withdraw from a fall course after this date an approved Petition to Withdraw must be submitted to the GSAS Office of Student Affairs.

 

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015

Classes will be held on a regular Wednesday schedule.

Thursday, Nov 12, 2015

Plans of Study and Declaration of Concentration due for class of 2018.

Friday, Nov 13, 2015

November degrees conferred.  Students may pick up diploma beginning Monday, November 16th.

Monday, Nov 16, 2015
  • Final degree applications for March 2016 Degree Candidates due
  • Last day to change concentration for March 2016 Degree Candidates without Administrative Board approval
  • Last day upon which March 2016 Degree Candidates may submit a completed and signed foreign language citation study plan or petition for a secondary field to the Office of the Registrar
Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015

Deadline for March degree applicants to submit degree application to FAS Registrar’s Office.

 

Deadline for March degree candidates to submit a completed and signed application for a secondary field.

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015

Thankgiving recess begins Wednesday, November 25 and ends Sunday, November 29.

Thursday, Dec 3, 2015

Last day of fall term classes.

Students leaving the College after this date are charged full housing/room fees.

Friday, Dec 4, 2015

Reading period: Friday, December 4 through Thursday, December 10

Friday, Dec 11, 2015

Exam Period: Friday, December 11, 2015 through Monday, December, 21, 2015

Monday, Dec 21, 2015

Last day of exams for fall term.

Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015
  • All Freshman students must vacate the dorms by 3 pm
  • Upperclass students must vacate the Houses by 5 pm
  • Students not continuing in residence for spring 2016 term must leave rooms by noon
  • Students transferring from one House to another must move on this day by noon. Check with your new House Administrator for a specific time
Monday, Jan 4, 2016

Winter break begins Sunday, January 4, 2016 and ends Sunday, January 24, 2016.

Friday, Jan 15, 2016

All Houses and Dorms open at 9 am for the spring term.

Wednesday, Jan 20, 2016

Online registration opens.  Refer to my.harvard.edu for information and instructions.

Monday, Jan 25, 2016

Last day for all undergraduates to register online.

Monday, Jan 25, 2016

Spring term begins. First meeting of spring term classes.

Friday, Jan 29, 2016

Students must submit enrollment for their minimum courseload (typically four courses) on my.harvard.edu by 5:00 pm.

Friday, Jan 29, 2016

Last day upon which undergraduates may register late for the spring term in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

Last day upon which undergraduates may cancel their registration for the spring term without payment of tuition.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016
  • Last day upon which undergraduates may drop or add any course without a fee
  • Makeup examinations for 2015 - 2106 fall term begin
  • Deadline to submit fall term Inter-House Transfer Application (Round 1)
  • Deadline to submit a Returning Student Housing Application for fall housing if you were not living in student housing during the fall term 
Friday, Feb 12, 2016

Last day for undergraduates and GSAS students to submit cross-registration petitons.  Note that some schools have earlier deadlines; please check with the relevant school.

Monday, Feb 22, 2016
  • Last day for undergraduates to add or drop a course for the spring term
  • Last day that a course may be changed from letter-graded to pass/fail or from pass/fail to letter-graded for the spring term
  • Last day for students may petition to divide a full year indivisible course
Friday, Feb 26, 2016
  • GSAS students who are not registered for the spring term by this date will have spring tuition charge and spring Student Health Fee and Student Health Insurance Plan removed from the termbill
Friday, Feb 26, 2016

Junior Parents Weekend, February 26 - 27th. Parents may attend classes on Friday.

Monday, Mar 7, 2016

Last day for College students to withdraw from a fall term course. A grade of "WD" will be permanently notated on the transcript.


Students are responsible for all courses in which they are enrolled after this date.

Monday, Mar 7, 2016
  • Last day to add spring courses.  After this date students may add units of TIME only
  • Last day for graduate students to add or change designated language courses to the SAT/UNSAT grading option
Tuesday, Mar 8, 2016

Conferral date for March degrees.  Students may pick up diploma beginning, Wednesday, March 9th.

Saturday, Mar 12, 2016

Saturday, March 12, 2016 through Sunday, March 20, 2016

Friday, Mar 25, 2016

Friday, Apr 1, 2016

Application for degree credit for study out of residence for the summer are due at the Office of International Education.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016

Last day of spring term classes.  Students leaving the College after this date are charged full housing/room fees.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016

Reading Period: Thursday, April 28, 2015 through Wednesday, May 4, 2015

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2015 through Saturday, May 14, 2015. 

See the Registrar's website for exam times and locations for spring term courses.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Deadline to submit a fall term Inter-House Transfer Application (Round 2).

Deadline to submit a Housing Contract Cancellation form for the fall term without financial penalty.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Conferral of May degrees

Friday, May 27, 2016

Graduating Seniors must vacate rooms by 5 pm today.

Monday, May 30, 2016