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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Academic calendar

Below are dates and deadlines for part-time 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.

Part-time study, fall

August 23
- September 6, 2018
August 23
- December 4, 2018
September 6, 2018Last day to add classes
September 7, 2018Late registration begins
October 6, 2018Fall break begins at 1:10 p.m.
October 10, 2018Classes resume
October 18, 2018Last day to drop classes w/o a W or change grading option
November 21, 2018Thanksgiving break begins
November 26, 2018Classes resume
December 5-7, 2018Study period
December 8-15, 2018Final examinations

Part-time study, spring

January 22
- February 5, 2019
January 22 - May 7, 2019Classes
February 5, 2019Last day to add classes
February 6, 2019Late registration begins
February 23, 2019February break begins
February 27, 2019Instruction resumes 7:30 a.m.
March 19, 2019Last day to drop classes w/o a W or change grading option
March 30, 2019Spring break begins at 1:10 p.m.
April 7, 2019Classes resume
May 7, 2019Last day of classes
May 8-10, 2019Study period
May 11-18, 2019Final examinations