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

April 16: No classes

April 17-18: Spring Carnival; no classes

April 20-24: Fall 2015 registration week

April 20 - May 11: Semester & Mini-4 Faculty Course Evaluations

May 1: Semester & Mini-4 last day of classes; course withdrawal grade deadline

May 4-5: Final exams

May 7-8: Final exams

May 11: Final exams

May 12: Make-up final exams

May 13: Residence halls close

May 14: Final grades due by 4 p.m. for graduating students

May 17: Commencement

May 19: Final grades due by 4 p.m.