Key Dates from the Academic Calendar


2018-2019 UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG

Effective 1 June 2018 through 31 May 2019

Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Archives for PDF versions of past catalogs.



U.S. Campuses

Summer Term 2018

  • May 14 - June 1: May term
  • May 28: First 5-week session begins
  • May 28: Memorial Day*
  • June 4: Summer session begins
  • June 29: First 5-week session ends
  • July 2: Second 5-week session begins
  • July 4: Independence Day Holiday*
  • July 27: Summer session ends
  • Aug. 3: Second 5-week session ends
  • Aug. 4: Summer graduation date

 

Fall 2018

  • Aug. 27: Fall 1 Classes Start
  • Aug. 27: Fall Semester Classes Start
  • Sep. 3: Labor Day Holiday*
  • Oct. 19: Fall 1 Classes End
  • Oct. 22-26: Fall Break
  • Oct. 29: Fall 2 Classes Start
  • Nov. 22-23: Thanksgiving Break*
  • Dec. 21: Fall 2 Classes End
  • Dec. 21: Fall Semester Classes End
  • Dec. 22: Graduation Date

 

Spring 2019

  • Jan. 14: Spring Semester Classes Start
  • Jan. 14: Spring 1 Classes Start
  • Jan. 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day*
  • March 8: Spring 1 Classes End
  • March 11-15: Spring Break
  • March 18: Spring 2 Classes Start
  • May 10: Spring Semester Classes End
  • May 10: Spring 2 Classes End
  • May 11: Commencement
  • May 20: Graduation Date

 

International Campuses

Fall 2018

First 8-week session

  • Athens: Aug. 27 - Oct. 19
  • Geneva: Aug. 21 - Oct. 19
  • Ghana: Aug. 27 - Oct 19
  • Leiden: Aug. 27 - Oct. 19
  • Thailand: Aug. 27 - Oct. 19
  • Vienna: Aug. 27 - Oct. 19

 

16-week semester

  • Athens: Aug. 27 - Dec. 21
  • Geneva: Aug. 21 - Dec. 21
  • Ghana: Aug. 27 - Dec 21
  • Leiden: Aug. 27 - Dec 21
  • Thailand: Aug. 27 - Dec 21
  • Vienna: Aug. 27 - Dec 21

 

Second 8-week session

  • All Campuses: Oct. 29 - Dec. 21

 

Spring 2019

First 8-week session

  • All Campuses: Jan. 14 - Mar. 8

 

16-week semester

  • All Campuses: Jan. 14 - May 10

 

Second 8-week session

  • Athens: Mar. 13 - May 10
  • Geneva: Mar. 13 - May 10
  • Ghana: Mar. 18 - May 10
  • Leiden: Mar. 18 - May 10
  • Thailand: Mar. 18 - May 10
  • Vienna: Mar. 18 - May 10

 

 

Note: The actual class attendance dates and the holiday schedule listed may vary as required by campus location. Some classes do meet on University holidays. Students should check with their local campus for specific calendar information. The calendar is subject to change should circumstances warrant.

*Only U.S. on ground courses do not meet on these dates.

For more detailed information, including registration dates and drop and withdrawal deadlines, consult the full Academic Calendar at www.webster.edu/academics/academic-calendar.