Student Services

2021 Fall Term 

New Student Orientation: Friday, August 27

First Day of Classes: Tuesday, August 31

Labor Day (University Closed/No Classes): Monday, September 6

Course Add/Drop Period Ends: Tuesday, September 14

Weitzman School of Design Studio Travel Week: Sunday, October 10 - Saturday, October 16

Fall Break (University Open/No Classes): Thursday, October 14 - Sunday, October 17

Advance Registration for Spring 2022: Monday, November 1 - Sunday, November 14

Weitzman School of Design Fall Open House: Monday, November 1 

Weitzman School of Design Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 18

Fall Term Course Schedule Adjustment: Tuesday, November 23 (Thursday courses)

** Courses normally scheduled for Tuesday will not meet. Courses normally scheduled for Thursdays will meet at their normally scheduled time and classroom on Tuesday, November 23 **

Fall Term Course Schedule Adjustment: Wednesday, November 24 (Friday courses)

** Courses normally scheduled for Wednesday will not meet. Courses normally scheduled for Fridays will meet at their normally scheduled time and classroom on Wednesday, November 24**

Thanksgiving Break (University Closed/No Classes); Thursday, November 25 & Friday, November 26

Last Day to Withdraw from a fall course: Friday, December 10

Fall Term Classes End: Friday, December 10

Final Reviews and Examinations: Monday, December 13 – Wednesday, December 22

Fall Term Ends: Wednesday, December 22

Fall Term Grades Due: Tuesday, January 4

 

2022 Spring Term

First Day of Classes: Wednesday, January 12 (Monday courses)

** Courses normally scheduled for Wednesdays will not meet. Courses normally scheduled for Mondays will meet at their normally scheduled time and classroom on Wednesday, January 12. The first meeting of Wednesday courses will occur on Wednesday, January 19. **

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observed (University Closed/No Classes): Monday, January 17

Course Add/Drop Period Ends: Tuesday, January 25

Weitzman School of Design Studio Travel Week: Sunday, February 6 - Sunday, February 13

Weitzman School of Design Lunar New Year: TBA

Weitzman School of Design Career Fair: TBA

Spring Break (University Open/No Classes): Saturday, March 5 - Sunday, March 13

Advance Registration for Summer & Fall 2022: Monday, March 21 - Sunday, April 3

Weitzman School of Design Open House: TBA

Last Day to Withdraw from a spring course: Wednesday, April 27

Spring Term Classes End: Wednesday, April 27

Final Reviews and Examinations: Thursday, April 28 - Tuesday, May 10

Spring Term Ends: Tuesday, May 10

Spring Term Grades Due: Friday, May 13, 12noon

Year End Show: TBA

Alumni and Commencement Weekend Activities: May 14 - May 15

University of Pennsylvania 265th Commencement Ceremony: Monday, May 16