Weitzman School 2019-2020 Academic Calendar

2019 Fall Term

New Student Orientation: Friday, August 23rd

Fall Studio & Elective Presentations: Monday, August 26th

First Day of Classes: Tuesday, August 27th

Labor Day (University Closed/No Classes): Monday, September 2nd

Course Add/Drop Period Ends: Tuesday, September 10th

Fall Break (University Open/No Classes): Thursday, October 10th - Friday, October 11th

Weitzman School Studio Travel Week: Sunday, October 13th - Sunday, October 20th

Weitzman School Fall Open House: Monday, October 28th, 2019

Weitzman School Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 21st

Fall Term Course Schedule Adjustment: Tuesday, November 26th (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 26th **

Fall Term Course Schedule Adjustment: Wednesday, November 27st (Friday courses)

** Courses normally scheduled for Wednesday will not meet. Courses nornally scheduled for Fridays will meet at their normally scheduled time and classroom on Wednesday, November 27st **

Thanksgiving Break (University Closed/No Classes); Thursday, November 28th & Friday, November 29th

Fall Term Classes End: Monday, December 9th

Final Reviews and Examinations: Tuesday, December 10th - Thursday, December 19th

Fall Term Ends: Thursday, December 19th

Fall Term Grades Due: Thursday, January 2nd

2020 Spring Term

Spring Studio & Elective Presentations: Tuesday, January 14th

First Day of Classes: Wednesday, January 15th (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 15th. The first meeting of Wednesday courses will occur on Wednesday, January 22nd. **

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observed (University Closed/No Classes): Monday, January 20th

Weitzman School Studio Travel Week: Sunday, February 9th - Sunday, February 16th

Weitzman School Lunar New Year: Friday, February 21st

Weitzman School Career Fair: Friday, February 21st - 12noon to 4pm - Houston Hall

Spring Break (University Open/No Classes): Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13th

Weitzman School Open House: Monday, April 6, 2020

Spring Term Classes End: Wednesday, April 29th

Final Reviews and Examinations: Thursday, April 30th - Tuesday, May 12th

Spring Term Ends: Tuesday, May 12th

Spring Term Grades Due: Friday, May 15th, 12noon

Year End Show: Friday, May 15th

Alumni and Commencement Weekend Activities: May 15th - May 18th

University of Pennsylvania 263rd Commencement Ceremony: Monday, May 18th