Academics

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

Event Date
MLK Day January 20, 2020
CSU Classes Begin January 21, 2020
CCC Classes Begin January 22, 2020
Presidents’ Recess, NO CLASSES February 14-17, 2020
Spring Recess, NO CLASSES March 16-22, 2020
Day of Reflection, NO CLASSES April 10, 2020
CSCU Reading Day May 7, 2020
CSCU Final Exams May 11-17, 2020
COSC Semester Ends May 17, 2020
Memorial Day, NO CLASSES May 25, 2020
CSCU Semester Ends May 31, 2020
CCC Semester Ends June 1, 2020

Print Spring 2020 (pdf)

Event Date
CSU Semester Begins August 24, 2020
CCC Semester Begins August 25, 2020
CSCU Classes Begin August 26, 2020
Labor Day, NO CLASSES September 7, 2020
College Open, NO CLASSES November 25, 2020
Thanksgiving Recess, NO CLASSES November 26-29, 2020
CSCU Reading Day December 8, 2020
CSCU Final Exams December 9-15, 2020
Semesters Ends December 23, 2020

Print Fall 2020 (pdf)

Event Date
MLK Day January 18, 2021
CSU Classes Begin January 19, 2021
CCC Classes Begin January 22, 2021
Presidents’ Recess, NO CLASSES February 12-15, 2021
Spring Recess, NO CLASSES March 15-21, 2021
Day of Reflection, NO CLASSES April 2, 2021
CCC Day of Instruction May 10, 2021
CSU Final Exams May 10-16, 2021
CCC Final Exams May 11-17, 2021
CSCU Semester Ends May 31, 2021
CCC Semester Ends June 1, 2021

Print Spring 2021 (pdf)

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 15, 2021
CSU Semester Ends December 23, 2021

Print Fall 2021 (pdf)

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

Print Spring 2022 (pdf)

Campus Calendars

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.