Calendar

The following dates are subject to change as the University makes decisions regarding the 2021–2022 academic year. Changes will be posted online on the Divinity School’s website.

Fall 2021

Aug. 26 TH Online registration begins, 9 a.m.
Aug. 26–27, 30 TH–F, M BTFO Orientation
Aug. 31 T Opening Convocation, 4 p.m.
Sept. 1 W Fall classes begin, 8:30 a.m.
Sept. 6 M Labor Day. No classes
Sept. 13 M Online registration ends, 11:59 p.m.
Sept. 15 W Last day to change course grade mode to letter grade
Sept. 22 W Last day to add a course
Oct. 14 TH Last day to drop a course
Deadline to request CR/NC grading
Oct. 15 F Reading period begins, 9 p.m.
Oct. 19 T Convocation begins
Oct. 22 F Convocation ends
Oct. 25 M Reading period ends, 8:20 a.m.
Classes resume, 8:30 a.m.
Nov. 4 TH Fall open house for prospective students
Nov. 19 F Reading period begins, 9 p.m.
Nov. 24 W Reading period ends, 9 p.m.
Thanksgiving recess begins, 9 p.m.
Nov. 29 M Thanksgiving recess ends, 8:20 a.m.
Classes resume, 8:30 a.m.
Dec. 7 T Regular classes end, 9 p.m.
Dec. 8 W Labor Day classes rescheduled
Reading period begins, 6 p.m.
Dec. 15 W Reading period ends, 8:20 a.m.
Final exams begin, 8:30 a.m.
Dec. 21 T Exams end. Fall term ends, 6 p.m.
All course work due

Spring 2022

Jan. 3 M Grades due for fall 2021
Last day for faculty to accept late work for fall term
Jan. 18 T Spring classes begin, 8:30 a.m.
Online registration begins, 9 a.m.
Jan. 28 F Online registration ends, 11:59 p.m.
Feb. 1 T Last day to change grade mode to letter grade
Feb. 8 T Last day to add a course
Feb. 15 T Reading period begins, 9 p.m.
Feb. 21 M Reading period ends, 8:20 a.m.
Classes resume, 8:30 a.m.
Mar. 4 F Last day to drop a course
Last day to request CR/NC grading
Mar. 11 F Spring recess begins, 9 p.m.
Mar. 28 M Spring recess ends, 8:20 a.m.
Classes resume, 8:30 a.m.
Apr. 15 F Good Friday; no classes
Apr. 26 T Tuesday classes do not meet. Friday classes meet instead
Apr. 29 F Regular classes end, 9 p.m.
Reading period begins, 9 p.m.
May 5 TH Reading period ends, 8:20 a.m.
Final exams begin, 8:30 a.m.
May 10 T Final exams end. Spring term ends, 6 p.m.
May 12 TH Senior grades due for spring 2022
May 21 SA Andover Newton graduation, 11:30 a.m.
Berkeley Divinity School Commencement Evensong, 4 p.m.
May 22 SU YDS Commencement Service, 4 p.m.
May 23 M University and YDS Commencement
May 24 T All other grades due for spring 2022
Last day for faculty to accept late work for spring term
Summer language courses begin