Academic Calendars

The Marist academic calendar includes two fifteen week fall and spring semesters, a winter intersession, and a summer session.

Accelerated, evening and Saturday schedules allow adult students to pursue an undergraduate degree, professional certification, or executive level training at the Poughkeepsie campus location, Fishkill Executive Center or on-line through one of our distance learning programs.

2017-2018 Academic Calendar

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

2019-2020 Academic Calendar



Academic Calendar 2017 - 2018 for
Traditional 15 week semester

[Print Version: 2017-2018 Academic Calendar]

(*All other Sessions - see Registrar for Dates and Deadlines*)

Fall 2017

August 26 Saturday Freshmen and Transfer resident students arrive on campus according to schedule.
  27 Sunday Returning resident students arrive on campus according to schedule. Orientation for New Students.
  28 Monday FALL 2017 SEMESTER BEGINS FOR ALL PROGRAMS. Day & Evening classes begin: Late Registration.
September 28 Monday - 1 Friday Course Change period.
  1 Friday Last date for course changes. Half tuition after this date.
  4 Monday Labor Day. No classes held.
  11 Monday Last day to register for elective credit internships.
  18 Monday No tuition refund after this date.
October 2 Monday P/NC option due.
  20 - 22 Friday - Sunday Mid-Semester break.
  23 Monday

Classes resume.
Midterm grades for undergraduate classes due by 12:00 P.M. (noon)

  30 Monday Undergraduate & Graduate graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for 1/18 candidates.
  30 Monday Last date for withdrawing from courses without penalty of WF grades by 5 pm.
November 21 Tuesday **MODIFIED CLASS SCHEDULE
 NO EVENING CLASSES
11/21/17 Modified Class Schedule:

All Tuesday DAY classes, including those that meet at 5:00 p.m., will meet during their normal time except:
  1. Tuesday 11 a.m. classes do NOT meet
  2. Tuesday 3:30 p.m. classes do NOT meet
These Wednesday classes WILL meet on Tuesday, 11/21:
  1. Slot 5, Wed. 8 a.m. classes meet at 11 a.m.
  2. Slot 12, Wed. 2 p.m. classes meet at 3:30 p.m.
  21 Tuesday Residence Halls close at 7:00 P.M.
  22-26 Wednesday - Sunday Thanksgiving holiday. No classes held.
  26 Sunday Residence Halls open at 10:00 A.M.
  27 Monday Classes resume.
December 4 Monday Undergraduate & Graduate graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for 5/18 candidates by 5 P.M.
  8 Friday Last day of Fall 2017 classes.
  11-15 Monday-Friday Final Exam Period.
  15 Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
  21 Thursday Final grades due by 5:00 P.M.

 

Winter Session 2018

December 16 Saturday Winter Online classes begin
January 2 Tuesday Day & Evening classes begin for non-online classes.
 

12 Friday

Last day of classes.
  18 Thursday Final grades for Winter Session due by 5:00 P.M.

 

Spring 2018

 January  15 Monday  Residence Halls Open
   16 Tuesday  Spring Semester Begins, Day & Evening Classes held.
   16 - 22 Tuesday - Monday  Course Change Period
  19 Friday Last date for resolving incompletes & grade changes for Fall 2017 by 5 pm
  22 Monday Last day for course changes (5 pm). Half tuition refund after this date.
  22 Monday Last date for resolving incompletes & grade changes for Winter 2018 by 5 pm
  29 Monday Last day to register for elective credit internships.
February 5 Monday No tuition refund after this date.
  19 Monday P/NC Option due by 5 pm.
March 9 Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
  10 - 18 Saturday-Sunday SPRING RECESS
  13 Tuesday Midterm grades for undergraduate classes due by 12:00 P.M. (noon)
  18 Sunday Residence Halls open at 10:00 A.M.
  19 Monday Classes resume.
  26 Monday Last date for withdrawing from courses without penalty of WF grades by 5 pm.
  29 Thursday No Evening Classes.
 April 30 Friday - 1 Sunday Easter Holiday
  2 Monday Classes resume at 6:30 P.M.
  17 Tuesday Assessment Day. No Classes.
May 4 Friday Last Day of Spring 2018 classes.
  7 -11 Monday-Friday Final Exam period begins. Residence Halls close Friday at 5:00 P.M. for underclassmen,
  17 Thursday Final grades due by 5:00 P.M.
  18 Friday SEVENTY-SECOND COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY – Graduate and Adult Students
  19 Saturday SEVENTY-SECOND COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY – Traditional undergraduate students
  19 Saturday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M. for seniors.
June 15 Friday Last date for grade changes & resolving incompletes for Spring 2018 by 5 pm

 

 

Academic Calendar 2018 - 2019 for
Traditional 15 week semester

[Print Version: 2018-2019 Academic Calendar]

(*All other Sessions - see Registrar for Dates and Deadlines*)

Fall 2018

 August 25 Saturday Freshmen and Transfer resident students arrive on campus according to schedule.
  26 Sunday Returning resident students arrive on campus according to schedule. Orientation for New Students.
  27 Monday FALL 2018 SEMESTER BEGINS FOR ALL PROGRAMS. Day & Evening classes begin: Late Registration.
  27 Monday - 31 Friday Course Change period.
  31 Friday Last date for course changes. Half tuition after this date.
 September 3 Monday Labor Day. No classes held.
  10 Monday Last day to register for elective credit internships.
  17 Monday No tuition refund after this date.
October 1 Monday P/NC option due.
  12 - 14 Friday - Sunday Mid-Semester break.
  15 Monday

Classes resume.
Midterm grades for undergraduate classes due by 12:00 P.M. (noon)

  29 Monday Undergraduate & Graduate graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for 1/19 candidates.
  29 Monday Last date for withdrawing from courses without penalty of WF grades by 5 pm.
November 20 Tuesday **MODIFIED CLASS SCHEDULE
 NO EVENING CLASSES
11/20/18 Modified Class Schedule:

All Tuesday DAY classes, including those that meet at 5:00 p.m., will meet during their normal time except:
  1. Tuesday 11 a.m. classes do NOT meet
  2. Tuesday 3:30 p.m. classes do NOT meet
These Wednesday classes WILL meet on Tuesday, 11/20:
  1. Slot 5, Wed. 8 a.m. classes meet at 11 a.m.
  2. Slot 12, Wed. 2 p.m. classes meet at 3:30 p.m.
  20 Tuesday Residence Halls close at 7:00 P.M.
  21-25 Wednesday - Sunday Thanksgiving holiday. No classes held.
  25 Sunday Residence Halls open at 10:00 A.M.
  26 Monday Classes resume.
  26 Monday Undergraduate & Graduate graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for 5/19 candidates by 5 P.M.
 December 7 Friday Last day of Fall 2018 classes.
  10-14 Monday-Friday Final Exam Period.
  14 Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
  20 Thursday Final grades due by 5:00 P.M.

 

Winter Session 2019 - TO BE DETERMINED

Spring 2019

 

 January  21 Monday  Residence Halls Open
   22 Tuesday  Spring Semester Begins, Day & Evening Classes held.
   22 - 28 Tuesday - Monday  Course Change Period
  25 Friday Last date for resolving incompletes & grade changes for Fall 2018 by 5 pm
  28 Monday Last day for course changes (5 pm). Half tuition refund after this date.
  28 Monday Last date for resolving incompletes & grade changes for Winter 2019 by 5 pm
 February 11 Monday Last day to register for elective credit internships.
  11 Monday No tuition refund after this date.
  25 Monday P/NC Option due by 5 pm.
March 15 Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
  16 - 24 Saturday-Sunday SPRING RECESS
  19 Tuesday Midterm grades for undergraduate classes due by 12:00 P.M. (noon)
  24 Sunday Residence Halls open at 10:00 A.M.
  25 Monday Classes resume.
 April 5 Friday Last date for withdrawing from courses without penalty of WF grades by 5 pm.
  9 Tuesday Assessment Day. No Classes.
  18 Thursday No Evening Classes.
  19 Friday - 21 Sunday Easter Holiday
  22 Monday Classes resume at 6:30 P.M.
 May 10 Friday Last Day of Spring 2019 classes.
  13 -17 Monday-Friday Final Exam period begins. Residence Halls close Friday at 5:00 P.M. for underclassmen,
  23 Thursday Final grades due by 5:00 P.M.
  24 Friday SEVENTY-THIRD COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY – Graduate and Adult Students
  25 Saturday SEVENTY-THIRD COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY – Traditional undergraduate students
  25 Saturday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M. for seniors.
June 21 Friday Last date for grade changes & resolving incompletes for Spring 2019 by 5 pm

 

Academic Calendar 2019 - 2020 for
Traditional 15 week semester

[Print Version: 2019-2020 Academic Calendar]

(*All other Sessions - see Registrar for Dates and Deadlines*)

Fall 2019

 August 24 Saturday Freshmen and Transfer resident students arrive on campus according to schedule.
  25 Sunday Returning resident students arrive on campus according to schedule. Orientation for New Students.
  26 Monday FALL 2019 SEMESTER BEGINS FOR ALL PROGRAMS. Day & Evening classes begin: Late Registration.
  26 Monday - 30 Friday Course Change period.
  30 Friday Last date for course changes. Half tuition after this date.
 September 2 Monday Labor Day. No classes held.
  9 Monday Last day to register for elective credit internships.
  16 Monday No tuition refund after this date.
  30 Monday P/NC option due.
 October 18 - 20 Friday - Sunday Mid-Semester break.
  21 Monday

Classes resume.
Midterm grades for undergraduate classes due by 12:00 P.M. (noon)

  28 Monday Undergraduate & Graduate graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for 1/20 candidates.
  28 Monday Last date for withdrawing from courses without penalty of WF grades by 5 pm.
November 26 Tuesday **MODIFIED CLASS SCHEDULE
 NO EVENING CLASSES
11/26/19 Modified Class Schedule:

All Tuesday DAY classes, including those that meet at 5:00 p.m., will meet during their normal time except:
  1. Tuesday 11 a.m. classes do NOT meet
  2. Tuesday 3:30 p.m. classes do NOT meet
These Wednesday classes WILL meet on Tuesday, 11/26:
  1. Slot 5, Wed. 8 a.m. classes meet at 11 a.m.
  2. Slot 12, Wed. 2 p.m. classes meet at 3:30 p.m.
  26 Tuesday Residence Halls close at 7:00 P.M.
  27-1 Wednesday - Sunday Thanksgiving holiday. No classes held.
 December 1 Sunday Residence Halls open at 10:00 A.M.
  2 Monday Classes resume.
  2 Monday Undergraduate & Graduate graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for 5/20 candidates by 5 P.M.
  6 Friday Last day of Fall 2019 classes.
  9-13 Monday-Friday Final Exam Period.
  13 Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
  19 Thursday Final grades due by 5:00 P.M.

 

Winter Session 2020 - TO BE DETERMINED

Spring 2020

 January  20 Monday  Residence Halls Open
   21 Tuesday  Spring Semester Begins, Day & Evening Classes held.
   21 - 27 Tuesday - Monday  Course Change Period
  24 Friday Last date for resolving incompletes & grade changes for Fall 2019 by 5 pm
  27 Monday Last day for course changes (5 pm). Half tuition refund after this date.
  27 Monday Last date for resolving incompletes & grade changes for Winter 2019 by 5 pm
 February 10 Monday Last day to register for elective credit internships.
  10 Monday No tuition refund after this date.
  24 Monday P/NC Option due by 5 pm.
March 13 Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
  14 - 22 Saturday-Sunday SPRING RECESS
  17 Tuesday Midterm grades for undergraduate classes due by 12:00 P.M. (noon)
  22 Sunday Residence Halls open at 10:00 A.M.
  23 Monday Classes resume.
 April 3 Monday Last date for withdrawing from courses without penalty of WF grades by 5 pm.
  9 Thursday No Evening Classes.
  10 Friday - 12 Sunday Easter Holiday
  13 Monday Classes resume at 6:30 P.M.
  21 Tuesday Assessment Day. No Classes.
May 8 Friday Last Day of Spring 2020 classes.
  11 -15 Monday-Friday Final Exam period begins. Residence Halls close Friday at 5:00 P.M. for underclassmen,
  21 Thursday Final grades due by 5:00 P.M.
  22 Friday SEVENTY-FOURTH COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY – Graduate and Adult Students
  23 Saturday SEVENTY-FOURTH COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY – Traditional undergraduate students
  23 Saturday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M. for seniors.
June 19 Friday Last date for grade changes & resolving incompletes for Spring 2020 by 5 pm

 

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