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Academic Calendars

Effective with the 2018-19 academic year, the University will have two academic calendars: one for the 11-week graduate programs and one for all other programs. 

UNDERGRADUATE, COLLEGE OF PHARMACY AND HEALTH SCIENCES, AND SCHOOL OF LAW ABBREVIATED ACADEMIC CALENDAR

2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
FALL
First Day Fall Semester Classes Aug. 27 (M) Aug. 26 (M) Aug. 31 (M) Aug. 30 (M) Aug. 29 (M)
Holiday – Labor Day Sept. 3 (M) Sept. 2 (M) Sept. 7 (M) Sept. 6 (M) Sept. 5 (M)
Columbus Day/Fall Recess Oct. 8 (M) Oct. 14 (M) Oct. 12 (M) Oct. 11 (M) Oct. 10 (M)
Columbus Day/Fall Recess Oct. 9 (Tu) Oct. 15 (Tu) Oct. 13 (Tu) Oct. 12 (Tu) Oct. 11 (Tu)
Thanksgiving Recess Begins Nov. 21 (W) Nov. 27 (W) Nov. 25 (W) Nov. 24 (W) Nov. 23 (W)
Thanksgiving Recess Ends Nov. 25 (Su) Dec 1 (Su) Nov. 29 (Su) Nov. 28 (Su) Nov. 27 (Su)
Last Day of Classes Dec. 7 (F) Dec. 6 (F) Dec. 11 (F) Dec. 10 (F) Dec. 9 (F)
Last day of Exams Dec. 14 (F) Dec. 13 (F) Dec. 18 (F) Dec. 17 (F) Dec. 16 (F)
Final Exam Snow Day Dec. 15 (Sat) Dec. 14 (Sat) Dec. 19 (Sat) Dec. 18 (Sat) Dec. 17 (Sat)
SPRING
First Day Spring Semester Classes Jan. 14 (M) Jan. 13 (M) Jan. 19 (Tu) Jan. 18 (Tu) Jan. 17 (Tu)
Holiday – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21 (M) Jan. 20 (M) Jan. 18 (M) Jan. 17 (M) Jan. 16 (M)
Spring Break Recess Begins Mar. 18 (M) Mar. 16 (M) Mar. 15 (M) Mar. 14 (M) Mar. 13 (M)
Spring Break Recess Ends Mar. 24 (Su) Mar. 22 (Su) Mar. 21 (Su) Mar. 20 (Su) Mar. 19 (Su)
No Day Classes Apr. 22 (M) Apr. 13 (M) Apr. 5 (M) Apr. 18 (M) Apr. 10 (M)
Last Day of Classes May 3 (F) May 1 (F) May 7 (F) May 6 (F) May 5 (F)
Last Day of Exams May 10 (F) May 8 (F) May 14 (F) May 13 (F) May 12 (F)
COMMENCEMENT May 18 (Sa) May 16 (Sa) May 22 (Sa) May 21 (Sa) May 20 (Sa)

Undergraduate, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and School of Law

View our 2018-2019 academic calendar.

Undergraduate and College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

View our 2019-2020 academic calendar.

Graduate: 2018-2019 11-Week Term

View our 2018-2019 graduate academic calendar.

Graduate: 2019-2020 11-week Term

View our 2019-2020 academic calendar.

Interfaith Holiday Calendar

As an inclusive learning community that values diversity and respects all faiths, Western New England University is committed to making reasonable accommodations to students who are absent due to the observation of religous holidays. Requests for accommodations should be made in advance. The following Interfaith Calendar provides a list of various religious holidays and important dates. 

Interfaith Calendar