Key Dates from the Academic Calendar


Note: The actual class attendance dates and the holiday schedule listed may vary as required by academic program and 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.

For programs in:

College of Arts & Sciences MA, MS
School of Communications MA, MS
Walker School of Business & Technology DMgt, MA, MBA, MHA, MPA, MS

Summer 2013

  • May 27-July 26

Fall 2013

  • August 19: First day of Term 1 and semester classes
  • October 18: Last day of Term 1 classes
  • October 21: First day of Term 2 classes
  • December 20: Last day of Term 2 and semester classes

Spring 2014

  • January 6: First day of Term 1 and semester classes
  • March 7: Last day of Term 1 classes
  • March 10-14: Spring Break – no classes
  • March 17: First day of Term 2 classes
  • May 10: Commencement
  • May 16: Last day of Term 2 and semester classes

If you are enrolled in weekend classes or specialized graduate programs (e.g., nurse anesthesia), please check with your local campus director for starting dates.


 

For programs in:

College of Arts & Sciences MSN
Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts MFA, MM
School of Education EdS, MA, MAT, MET

Summer 2013

  • June 3 – July 26

Fall 2013

  • August 26: First day of Term 1 and semester classes
  • October 18: Last day of Term 1 classes
  • October 21-25: Fall Break – no classes
  • October 28: First day of Term 2 classes
  • December 20: Last day of Term 2 and semester classes

Spring 2014

  • January 13: First day of Term 1 and semester classes
  • March 7: Last day of Term 1 classes
  • March 10-14: Spring Break – no classes
  • March 17: First day of Term 2 classes
  • May 9: Last day of Term 2 and semester classes
  • May 10: Commencement

 

Holiday Schedule

  • May 27, 2013: Memorial Day
  • July 4, 2013: Independence Day observance
  • September 2, 2013: Labor Day
  • November 11, 2013: Veterans Day*
  • November 28, 2013: Thanksgiving Day
  • November 29, 2013: Thanksgiving Friday
  • January 20, 2014: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

*At U.S. extended military campuses only; not in St. Louis area or international campuses.

For more detailed information, including drop and withdrawal deadlines, as well as calendars for international campuses, please consult the full Academic Calendar.

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