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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Academic calendar

Below are dates and deadlines for Extramural Study in the fall and spring. For dates related to part-time study in the summer or winter, see the Summer Session or Winter Session academic calendars.

Extramural Study Fall

August 23
- September 6, 2016
August 23
- December 2, 2016
August 29, 2016Last day to drop with 100% refund
September 7, 2016Late registration begins
September 7, 2016Last day to add classes
October 8, 2016Fall break begins at 1:10 p.m.
October 12, 2016Classes resume
October 18, 2016Last day to drop classes or change grading option
November 23, 2016Thanksgiving break begins
November 28, 2016Classes resume
December 3-6, 2016Study period
December 7-15, 2016Final examinations

Extramural Study Spring

January 25
- February 8, 2017
January 25 - May 10, 2017Classes
January 31, 2017Last day to drop with 100% refund
February 9, 2017Late registration begins
February 10, 2017Last day to add classes
February 18, 2017February break begins
February 22, 2017Instruction resumes 7:30 a.m.
March 22, 2017Last day to drop classes or change grading option
April 1, 2017Spring break begins at 1:10 p.m.
April 10, 2017Classes resume
May 10, 2017Last day of classes
May 11-14, 2017Study period
May 15-23, 2017Final examinations