Academic Calendar

Due to COVID-19, all dates contained in the 2021-2022 Academic Calendar are subject to change.

Fall 2021
Date Item
Saturday, August 28 - Sunday, August 29 Residence Hall opens for all new students
Saturday, August 28 Orientation begins for all new students
Monday, August 30 - Tuesday, August 31 Residence Hall opens for all returning students
Friday, September 3 Registration for new students
Monday, September 6 Labor Day (holiday)
Wednesday, September 8

First day of fall term instruction at New England Conservatory
Special Student applications accepted

Thursday, September 9 Convocation
Wednesday, September 8 - Friday, September 17 Time period to add or drop courses
Monday, September 20 First day to withdraw from courses
Monday, October 11 Indigenous Peoples Day (holiday)
Monday, October 25 - Friday, December 10 Academic Advising and Registration for Spring 2022
Tuesday, November 23 Intent to graduate deadline for December 2021 graduates
Last day to withdraw from courses
Wednesday, November 24- Sunday, November 28 Thanksgiving Holiday
Tuesday, December 14 Last day of instruction at Tufts University
Friday, December 17 Last day of instruction at New England Conservatory
Monday, December 20 - Tuesday, December 21 Examination Period
Wednesday, December 22 Residence Hall closes (12:00pm noon; ET)

 

Spring 2022
Date Item
Saturday, January 15 Residence Hall opens (12:00pm noon; ET)
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King Day (holiday)
Tuesday, January 18

First day of spring term instruction at New England Conservatory
Special Student applications

Tuesday, January 18 – Tuesday, January 25 Time period to add or drop courses
Wednesday, January 26 First day to withdraw from courses
Monday, February 21 - Wednesday, February 23 Presidents’ Day Recess (no classes held Monday-Wednesday)
Friday, February 25 Intent to graduate deadline for May 2022 graduates
Saturday, March 19 - Sunday, March 27 New England Conservatory Spring Vacation
Monday, March 28 - Wednesday, April 27 Academic Advising and Registration for Fall 2022
Friday, April 22 Last day to withdraw from classes
Monday, May 2 Last day of instruction at Tufts University
Friday, May 6 Last day of instruction at New England Conservatory
Monday, May 9 - Wednesday, May 11 Final examination period
Thursday, May 12 - Sunday, May 15 Pre-promotional period
Monday, May 16 - Friday, May 20 Promotional evaluations
Saturday, May 21 Commencement Concert
Sunday, May 22 New England Conservatory and Tufts Commencement
Monday, May 23 Residence Hall closes (12:00pm noon; ET)
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day (holiday)

 

2021-2022 Academic Calendar

2021-2022 Academic Calendar

Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

Updated on 02/23/2021

Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Calendar

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