Graduate Calendar

FALL 2021[SPRING 2022]

Aug. 23, Mon. New student orientation week begins
Aug. 25, Wed. Fall-term Online Registration for Course Selection (OCS) begins
Aug. 30, Mon. Orientation for all new Teaching Fellows — Teaching @ Yale Day

Sept. 1, Wed

Fall Term classes begin, 8:20 am
Sept. 3, Fri.

Due date to notify department of intention to submit dissertation for award of the Ph.D. in December

Sept 3, Fri.

Monday classes meet on FRIDAY

Sep.  6, Mon. Labor Day.  Classes do not meet.
Sep. 10, Fri.

Fall-term online course selection ends.  Final day for registration.  A $50 fee assessed for course schedules accepted after this date.

Final day to apply for a fall term personal leave of absence. 

The entire fall-term tuition charge of CRF will be cancelled for students who withdraw from the Graduate School on or before this date or who are granted a leave of absence effective on or before this date.

Sep. 15, Wed.

Final day to file petitions for December MA and MPhil Degrees

Sep. 24, Fri. One-half of the fall term full-tuition charge will be canceled for students who withdraw from the Graduate School on or before this date or who are granted a medical leave of absence effective on or before this date.
The CRF is not pro-rated
Oct. 1, Fri. Final date for faculty to submit grades to replace temporary incompletes (TIs) awarded during the previous academic year
Oct. 1, Fri.

Due date for dissertations to be considered by the Degree Committee for award of the Ph.D. in December.

Oct. 19, Fri

October recess begins, 11:00 pm.  Classes resume Oct. 25.

Oct. 29, Fri

Midterm.

Final day to change enrollment in a fall term class from Credit to Audit or from Audit to Credit.  Final day to withdraw from a fall term course.

Nov. 1, Mon. Readers Reports are due for dissertations to be considered for Degree Commitee for awarding of the Ph.D. in December.
Nov. 12, Fri.

Oral Proficiency Assessment for international students in degree programs

Departmental recommendations are due for candidates for December degrees.

Nov. 19, Fri. November Recess begins 5:30 pm
Nov. 29, Mon. Classes resume, 8:20 am
Dec. 1, Wed. Final day to submit petitions for extended registration and dissertation completion status for the spring term
Dec. 16, Thurs. Fall term classes end, 5:30 pm.
Dec. 17, Fri Graduate Course Exams through Dec. 22nd.
Dec. 22, Wed. Fall Term ends, Winter Recess begins.
Dec. 23 Thurs. Date of December degree award
   

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SPRING 2022 Schedule

 

Jan. 12, Wed.

Spring Term Online Course Selection begins (OCS)
Jan. 18, Tues.

Spring-term classes begin, 8:30 am

Jan. 28, Friday Final day of Registration.  Online Course Selection ends.
 
Jan. 27, Thurs. Final day to apply for a spring term personal leave of absence
The entire spring term tuition charge or CRF will be canceled for students who withdraw from the Graduate School on or before this date or who are granted a leave of absence effective on or before this date

Feb. 15, Tues.

Due date to notify department of intention to submit dissertation for award of the Ph.D. in May
Feb. 11, Friday One-half of the spring term full-tuition charge will be canceled for students who withdraw from the Graduate School on or before this date or who are granted a medical leave of absence effective on or before this date
The CRF is not pro-rated
Mar. 1, Tues. Final day to file petitions for May MA and MPhil degrees to be awarded in May.

Mar. 11, Friday

Final day to change enrollment in a spring-term course from Credit to Audit or from Audit to Credit.  Final day to withdraw from a spring term course.
May 11, Friday One-quarter of the spring term full-tuition charge will be canceled for students who withdraw form the Graduate School on or before this date or who are granted a medical leave of absence effective on or before this date.  The CRF is not prorated.
Mar. 15, Tues. Due date for dissertations to be uploaded to DPRS for consideration by the Degree Committee for award of the Ph.D. in May
Mar. 28, Mon. Classes resume, 8:20 am.
Apr. 15, Friday Good Friday, Administrative offices closed; classes meet
Apr. 15, Friday Readers’ Reports are due for dissertations to be considered by the Degree Committee for award of the Ph.D. in May
Apr. 18, Mon. Oral Proficiency Assessment for international students in all GSAS degree programs.
Apr. 18, Mon. Deadline for departments to return Degree Recommendation forms for May graduation.  Final day to withdraw a degree petition for degrees to be awarded in May
May 5, Thurs. Classes end
May 6-11 Final examination period
May 15-June 30 Oral examination period
 

May 22, Sunday

May 23, Monday

Graduate School Convocation

University Commencement - May degree award

 
June 3, Friday

Final grades for spring-term courses and full-year courses are due

Final day that faculty may submit a request for the assignment of a grade of Temporary Incomplete.