Teaching & Learning

Updated January 20, 2021

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Academic Calendars

Yale College Spring 2021 Calendar

The spring semester calendar for Yale College is based upon the recommendation of the University Calendar Committee. For links to the graduate and professional  school calendars, please visit the Yale Calendars webpage.

Date Event
 February 1 Term starts; classes begin
February  22 First break day
March 9

Second break day

March 19

Last day of first half-term courses

March 22 First day of second half-term courses
March 24 Third break day
March 26 Midterm
April 8 Fourth break day
April 23 Fifth break day
May 7 Classes end
May 8-12 Reading period
May 13-19 Final exam period
May 19 Term ends
May 20-24 Senior week
May 24 University Commencement