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Academic Calendar

View the current and upcoming Academic Calendar for St. John's University's Queens, Staten Island, Long Island Graduate Center, and Manhattan campuses.

Page last updated 9/1/2021

2021 Fall Academic Calendar 

DateDayDetails
Sept 1(W)First Day of Classes
Sept 6(M)Labor Day–University Closed–No Classes
Sept 8(W)Last day to add/drop classes
Sept 11(S)First Day of Saturday Classes
Sept 21(T)Last day to drop a class (without transcript notation)
Sept 22(W)Withdrawal period begins
Oct 13(W)Mid-term grades due for first time and first year students
Nov 1(M)All Saints’ Day–University Closed–No Classes
Nov 2(T)Monday Classes Meet
Nov 8(M)Last day to withdraw from a class or apply for pass/fail option
Nov 11(R)Veterans Day–University Closed–No Classes
Nov 24(W)Thanksgiving Recess–No Classes 
Nov 25-27  (R-S)Thanksgiving Recess–University Closed–No Classes
Dec 8(W)The Immaculate Conception–University Closed–No Classes
Dec 10(F)Snow/Study Day
Dec 11(S)Saturday Classes Held
Dec 13-18(M-S)  Final Examination Week

Note: This calendar applies to the Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, and Manhattan campuses. The Law School and the Rome Campus have their own calendars.

Key

M = Monday
T = Tuesday
W = Wednesday
R = Thursday
F = Friday
S = Saturday
U = Sunday

Additional Academic Calendars

Session Reminders

DayDateDetails
Jan 4(T)First day of classes; last day to add/drop a class
Jan 7(F)Last day to withdraw from a class or apply for Pass/Fail Option
Jan 13(R)Last day of classes for Winter Inter-Session

Class Calendar

  • January 4 (T)
  • January 5 (W)
  • January 6 (R)
  • January 7 (F)
  • January 10 (M)
  • January 11 (T)
  • January 12 (W)
  • January 13 (R)
  • Class make-up day: January 14 (F)

Please note:

Make-up examinations must be arranged on an individual basis.
Please note that Spring 2022 classes begin Wednesday, January 19, 2022.

DateDayDetails
Jan 17(M)Martin Luther King, Jr. Day–University Closed–No Classes
Jan 19(W)First Day of Classes
Jan 25(T)Last day to add/drop classes
Feb 8(T)Last day to drop a class (without transcript notation)
Feb 9(W)Withdrawal period begins
Feb 21(M)Presidents’ Day–University Closed–No Classes
Feb 28-March 5(M-S)Spring Break–No Classes
March 9(W)Mid-term grades due for first time and first year students
April 1(F)Last day to withdraw from a class or apply for pass/fail option
April 14-18(R-M)Easter Recess - University Closed - No Classes
April 20(W)Monday Classes Meet
May 3(T)Snow/Study Day
May 4(W)Snow/Study Day
May 5-11(R-W)Final Examination Week

Note: This calendar applies to the Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, and Manhattan campuses. The Law School and the Rome Campus have their own calendars.

Key

M = Monday
T = Tuesday
W = Wednesday
R = Thursday
F = Friday
S = Saturday
U = Sunday

Fall 2021

Session I: September 8 – October 26

Sep 8 (W) First Day of Classes

Sep 17 (F) Last Day to Drop a Class

Oct 13 (W) Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

Oct 26 (T) Last Day of Classes

Oct 27-29 (W-F) Make-up Exams

Session II: November 2 – December 16

Nov 1 (M) All Saints Day – No Classes

Nov 2 (T) First Day of Classes

Nov 5 (F) Make-up Class for November 1

Nov 10 (W) Last Day to Drop a Class

Nov 19 (F) Make-up Class for November 25

Nov 25 (R) Thanksgiving Day – No Classes

Dec 3 (F) Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

Dec 16 (R) Last Day of Classes

Dec 17, 20 (F, M) Make-Up Exams

 

Spring 2022

Session I: January 17 - March 3

Jan 17 (M) First Day of Classes

Jan 26 (W) Last Day to Drop a Class

Feb 18 (F) Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

Mar 3 (R) Last Day of Classes

Mar 4,7 (F, M) Make-up Exams

Session II: March 9 - April 28

Mar 9 (W) First Day of Classes

Mar 18 (F) Last Day to Drop a Class

Apr 12 (W) Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

Apr 14-18  (R-M) Easter Recess - No Classes - Offices Closed

Apr 28  (R) Last Day of Classes

Apr 29, May 2 (F, M) Make-up Exams

 

Summer 2022

Session I: May 30 - June 30

May 30 (M) First Day of Classes

Jun 2 (R) Feast of the Italian Republic – Offices Closed

Jun 3 (F) Last Day to Drop a Class

Jun 17 (F) Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

Jun 29 (W) Feast of Peter and Paul – Offices Closed

Jun 30 (R) Last Day of Classes

* Make up classes can be scheduled on Fridays in lieu of having classes on those holidays (June 2 & 29)

Session II: July 6 - August 9

Jul 6 (W) First Day of Classes

Jul 13 (W) Last Day to Drop a Class

Jul 27 (W) Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

Aug 9 (R) Last Day of Classes

 

Key

M = Monday
T = Tuesday
W = Wednesday
R = Thursday
F = Friday
S = Saturday
U = Sunday

 

Undergraduate

ONE night a week for Undergraduate:

1700-1950
1910-2200

M,RT,FWS
0730-08550730-08550730-10200830-1115
0905-1030905-1030  
1040-12051040-12051040-13301130-1415
1215-13401215-1340  
Common Hour1350-15151350-16401430-1715
1525-16501525-1650  
1700-18251700-1825  
1910-20351910-2035  
2045-22102045-2210  

Graduate

MTWTF
1700-19001700-19001700-19001700-19001700-1900
1910-21101910-21101910-21101910-21101910-2110

Key

M = Monday
T = Tuesday
W = Wednesday
R = Thursday
F = Friday
S = Saturday
U = Sunday