Comprehensive University Calendar

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For an on-line version of our print calendar, pictured above, please click here.

Academic Year 2018 – 2019

August 6 On-line order processing begins at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
August 27, 4 pm FYSOP Move-In
August 27, 6-8 pm Parent Pit Stop
August 27 – 31 FYSOP Program
August 29, 10 am–4 pm Early move-in for approved residents only
August 30, 10 am–4 pm Early move-in for approved residents only
August 31, 10 am–4 pm Early move-in for approved residents only
September 1 Residence dining service begins with breakfast
September 1, 9 am-5:30 pm Move-in, new students
September 1, 6-8 pm Parent Pit Stop
September 2, 9 am-noon Move-in, new students
September 2, 2 pm Matriculation Ceremony
September 2, noon-5 pm Move-in, continuing students
September 3, 10 am-4 pm Move-in, continuing students
September 3 Labor Day Holiday
September 3 Last day to withdraw and receive a 100% tuition refund (including fees)
September 4 Classes Begin
September 4-17 Last days to withdraw and receive a 80% tuition refund
September 10 Last day for textbook refunds without course drop at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
September 18-24 Last days to withdraw and receive a 60% tuition refund
September 20-23 Alumni Weekend
September 24 Yearbook portraits begin for Seniors
September 25 – October 1 Last days to withdraw and receive a 40% tuition refund
October 1 Study Abroad application deadlines for most spring programs
October 2-9 Last days to withdraw and receive a 20% tuition refund
October 8 Columbus Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
October 9 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
October 9 Last day for textbook refunds with course drop at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
October 10 Last day to withdraw and receive a 0% tuition refund
October 17 Fall Career Fair
October 19 – 21 Family & Friends Weekend
November 12 Veteran’s Day, Classes held
November 21 – 25 Thanksgiving Recess
November 26 Classes Resume
December 2, 9 am Alternative Service Breaks registration
December 12 Last Day of Classes
December 13 – 16 Study Period
December 17 Final Exams Begin
December 21 Final Exams End
December 21 Residence dining service suspended after dinner
December 21 Last day for textbook rental returns at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
December 22, noon Residences close
January 7 On-line order processing begins at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
January 18, 10 am-4 pm Move-in, new and continuing students
January 19 Residence dining service begins with dinner
January 20, noon-4 pm Move-in, CGS January freshmen who participated in summer orientation
January 21 MLK Jr. Day Holiday
January 22 Classes Begin
January 28 Last day for textbook refunds without course drop at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
February 13 Spring Career Fair
February 13, 4-6 pm Off-Campus Housing Fair***
February 18 Presidents’ Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
February 19 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
March 1 FAFSA priority deadline for returning students
March 1 Study Abroad application deadlines for most summer programs
March 8 Residence dining service suspended after dinner**
March 9 – 17 Spring Recess
March 15 Study Abroad application deadlines for most fall programs
March 17 Residence dining service begins with dinner**
March 18 Classes Resume
April 15 Patriots’ Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
April 17 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
May 2 Last Day of Classes
May 3 – 6 Study Period
May 7 Final Exams Begin
May 11 Final Exams End
May 11 Residence dining service suspended after dinner (except for degree candidates)
May 11 Last day for textbook rental returns at Barnes & Noble @ Boston University
May 12, noon Residences close (except for degree candidates)
May 17 – 19 Commencement Weekend
May 19 All-University Commencement
May 20, 10 am Residences close (degree candidates only)

**During Spring Break, The Union Court, in the George Sherman Union, will be open for dining.

***Snow date is February 20, 2019.