Academic Calendars

The Common Calendar is a system-wide calendar for the seventeen institutions of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) that defines the traditional fall and spring semesters. Additional sessions may be scheduled at the discretion of each institution.

Common Calendars Campus Calendars

Academic Calendar
Common Calendar

Fall 2021

Event Date
CSU Semester Begins August 23, 2021
CCC Semester Begins August 25, 2021
CSCU Classes Begin August 26, 2021
Labor Day, NO CLASSES September 6, 2021
CCC Reading Day

Reading Days are to be used as study days and/or optional make-up class time at the discretion of faculty members. No faculty member will be assigned additional duty during the scheduled reading days and no student shall be penalized for not attending any activities/classes on a reading day.

October 19, 2021
College Open, NO CLASSES November 24, 2021
Thanksgiving Recess, NO CLASSES November 25-28, 2021
CCC Day of Instruction December 8, 2021
CSU Final Exams December 8-14, 2021
CCC Final Exams December 9-15, 2021
CCC Semester Ends December 23, 2021
CSU Semester Ends December 23, 2021

Spring 2022

Event Date
MLK Day January 17, 2022
CSCU Semester Begins January 18, 2022
CSU Classes Begin January 19, 2022
CCC Classes Begin January 21, 2022
Presidents’ Recess, NO CLASSES February 18-21, 2022
Spring Recess, NO CLASSES March 14-20, 2022
Day of Reflection, NO CLASSES April 15, 2022
CCC Day of Instruction May 9, 2022
CSU Final Exams May 9-15, 2022
CCC Final Exams May 10-16, 2022
CSCU Semester Ends May 31, 2022
CCC Semester Ends June 1, 2022

Fall 2022

Event Date
COSC Classes Begin August 22, 2022
CSU Semester Begins August 22, 2022
CCC Semester Begins August 25, 2022
CSCU Classes Begin August 29, 2022
Labor Day, NO CLASSES September 5, 2022
Community College Add’l Day/Study Day, NO CLASSES
Admin offices open
November 1, 2022
Thanksgiving Recess, NO CLASSES November 23-26, 2022
CSU Reading Day/Study Day, NO CLASSES December 9, 2022
CSCU Final Exams December 12-18, 2022
COSC Semester Ends December 18, 2022
CCC Semester Ends December 23, 2022

Spring 2023

Event Date
MLK Day January 16, 2023
CSU Classes Begin January 18, 2023
CCC Classes Begin January 20, 2023
COSC Classes Begin January 23, 2023
CCCs Lincoln’s Birthday Observed, NO CLASSES February 17, 2023
CSU Presidents’ Recess, NO CLASSES February 17-20, 2023
CCCs Open, Classes in Session February 20, 2023
Spring Recess, NO CLASSES March 13-19, 2023
Day of Reflection, NO CLASSES April 7, 2023
CSCU Final Exams May 8-14, 2023
Memorial Day, NO CLASSES May 29, 2023
CSU Semester Ends May 31, 2023
CCC Semester Ends June 1, 2023

Student Enrollment Census Date occurs at the close of business on the 21st day after the start of classes.

CSCU common calendars are based on current collective bargaining agreement language and subject to revisions based on any future changes in said negotiated contracts.