Spring 2023 Academic Calendar

Date Detail
Monday, Nov. 21 - Monday, Jan. 30 Registration period for graduate and undergraduate students. 
Monday, Jan. 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Staff holiday.
Tuesday, Jan. 17 First day of instruction.
Monday, Jan. 30 Last day to add semester and Module I classes. All work for fall term 2022 incompletes due to instructors. Last day for seniors graduating in May to declare or drop a major or minor.
Wednesday, Feb. 1 First day for undergraduates to elect pass/fail option for a class taken in the current term.
Monday, Feb. 6 Grades replacing fall 2022 incompletes due.
Monday, Feb. 13 Last day to drop Module I courses.
Monday, Feb. 13 Last day for graduate students to change grading option of Module I courses to audit (instructor’s permission required).
Monday, Feb. 20 Presidents Day: No university exercises, staff holiday.
Monday, Feb. 20 - Friday, Feb. 24 February break: No university exercises.
Wednesday, March 1 Last day for undergraduates to elect a pass/fail option for the current term and to request a "P" grade for the preceding term (at 5 p.m.)
Friday, March 3 Last day for undergraduates to apply for spring graduation.
Tuesday, March 14 Module II: first day of instruction.
Monday, March 27 Spring Module I grades due.
Monday, March 27 Last day to add Module II courses.
Monday, April 3 Last day to drop semester courses.
Monday, April 3 Last day for graduate students to change grading basis for semester courses to audit (instructor's permission required).
Thursday, April 6 - Thursday, April 13 **Passover: No university exercises.
Friday, April 7 Good Friday: No university exercises.
Monday, April 17 Last day to drop Module II courses.
Monday, April 17 Last day for graduate students to change grading option of Module II courses to audit (instructor's permission required).
Monday, April 17 Patriots Day: Classes in session, staff holiday (floating).
TBD Early registration period for fall term 2023.
Tuesday, May 2 Brandeis Thursday: Thursday class schedule in effect.
Tuesday, May 2

Last day of instruction. Last day to voluntarily withdraw from the term (written notification required).

Wednesday, May 3 - Thursday, May 4 Study days.
Friday, May 5 - Tuesday, May 16 Final examination period.
Sunday, May 14, noon Grades for May degree recipients due.
Tuesday, May 16 Department degree meetings.
Wednesday, May 17 Last day for graduating seniors to convert current term pass/fail enrollments to a "P."
Thursday, May 18 Faculty meeting, 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 21 Commencement.
Thursday, May 25 All other spring term grades due.
Friday, May 26 **Shavuot.
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day: Staff holiday.
Monday, June 5 Summer School: first day of instruction.
Thursday, June 15 All work for spring term 2023 incompletes due to instructors.
Monday, June 19 Juneteenth: No university exercises, staff holiday.

** This Jewish holiday begins at sundown of the previous evening listed, and ends at nightfall of the last day listed on the academic calendar.