2019-20 Academic Calendar

FALL 2019
Sunday, August 18 - Wednesday, August 21
The Hansberry Welcome for all playwriting students.
 
Thursday, August 22 - Tuesday, August 27
Optional workshop on Facilitation for Social Change for returning students, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. (5 days) Pre-registration is required.
 
Monday, August 26 - Saturday, August 31
Fall term time begins, 9:00 a.m. Fall term registration for new students. New student orientation sessions as scheduled.
 
Wednesday, August 28 - Saturday, August 31
Registration for returning students. New student orientation sessions and returning student departmental meetings as scheduled.
 
Monday, September 2
Labor Day. Classes not in session. Production work proceeds as scheduled.
 
Tuesday, September 3
Fall term classes begin, 9:00 a.m.
 
Saturday, November 23
Work period begins, 11:59 p.m.
 
Wednesday, November 27
Work period ends and fall recess begins, 11:59 p.m., for students not involved in School of Drama or Yale Repertory Theatre productions.
 
Monday, December 2
Fall recess ends. Classes resume, 9:00 a.m.
 
Monday, December 16
Fall term classes end and work period begins, 11:59 p.m. Production work proceeds as scheduled.
 
Saturday, December 21
Work period ends. Winter recess begins, 11:59 p.m., for students not involved in School of Drama or Yale Repertory Theatre productions.
Monday, January 6
Winter recess ends. Spring term registration for all students. Seminar Week classes begin, 9:00 a.m. Production work proceeds as scheduled.

Saturday, January 11
Seminar Week classes end, 2:00 p.m.

Monday, January 13
Spring term classes begin, 9:00 a.m.

Monday, January 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance. Classes suspended. School of Drama production work suspended. Yale Repertory Theatre production work proceeds as scheduled.

Saturday, March 7
Spring recess begins, 11:59 p.m., for students not involved in School of Drama or Yale Repertory Theatre productions.

Monday, March 16
Spring recess ends. Classes resume, 9:00 a.m.

Monday, March 30
Work period begins, 11:59 p.m. No classes scheduled. Production work proceeds as scheduled.

Saturday, April 4
Work period ends. Classes resume, 9:00 a.m.

Friday, May 1
Spring term classes end. Work period begins, 11:59 p.m.

Friday, May 15
Work period ends. Summer recess begins, 11:59 p.m., for students not involved in School of Drama or Yale Repertory Theatre productions.

Monday, May 18
University Commencement.