Academic Calendar-The HUB - Carnegie Mellon University

The Academic Calendar serves as an information source and planning document for students, faculty, staff and departments, as well as outside organizations. The calendar includes registration dates, class start dates, add/drop deadlines, exam dates and more. 


Upcoming Academic Year Calendars

*These calendars are subject to change.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Starting with the 2014-2015 academic year, the exam and reading day schedule for CMU undergraduates will be modified slightly in order to shorten the length of the fall semester exam and reading day schedule by 2 days and the spring semester exam and reading day schedule by 1 day. Learn more.

dates & deadlines

Sept. 24: Mini-1 course drop & pass/fail grade option deadline

Oct. 6-17: Mini-1 Faculty Course Evaluations

Oct. 10-12: Ceilidh Weekend (Family Weekend & Homecoming)

Oct. 13: Mini-1 last day of classes & course withdrawal grade deadline

Oct. 14: No graduate Mini-1 course meetings (reading day)

Oct. 14-16: No undergraduate Mini-1 course meetings (reading period)

Oct. 16-18: Graduate Mini-1 exam days

Oct. 17: Undergraduate Mini-1 exam day; mid-semester break - no classes

Oct. 20: Mid-semester grades due by 4 p.m.

Oct. 20: Mini-2 classes begin

Oct. 22: Mini-2 final grades due by 4 p.m.