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Office of the Registrar

Dartmouth College
Office of the Registrar
6014 McNutt Hall
Hanover, NH 03755-3541


Phone: (603) 646-2246
Fax: (603) 646-2247
Email: registrar@Dartmouth.EDU

2021-2022 Term Calendar

Term Calendars 2021-2022

2021-2022 Key Dates Academic Calendar

Summer Term 2021 
Summer term on-line check in June 23-26
Summer term classes begin June 24
First week of summer term schedule adjustment (add/drop). Permission to add courses is not necessary unless normally required. June 24-30
Fall term course change period June 24-August 25
Special day of classes: 10 period courses meet 8:00 to 9:05; 11 period, 9:20 to 10:25; 12 period, 10:40 to 11:45; and 2 period, 12:00 to 1:05. June 26
Deadline to complete check-in without a $50 late registration fee - check-in must be completed by 11:59 p.m. June 26
Deadline for prospective summer term graduates in residence to elect or change a major or minor. June 30
Independence Day (Observed), College Holiday (no classes held) July 5
Second week of summer term schedule adjustment (add/drop). All courses require instructor permission to add. July 1-7
Final day for delayed check-in (with $50 late fee). Any student not checked-in by the end of this day, but still listed with the enrollment pattern letter R (residence) for the summer term is liable for administrative withdrawal. July 3
Final day for each undergraduate to establish official and final two-, three-, or four-course load. Any registered student not officially enrolled in at least two courses becomes liable for administrative withdrawal. July 7
Final day for electing use of the Non-Recording Option (NRO). July 8
Final day for dropping a fourth course without a grade notation of "W." (Acknowledgment of instructor required.  If dropping a fourth course after this date, one of four eligibilities for a fourth course is exhausted by such action.) August 4
Date for submission of degree applications by prospective summer term graduates. August 5
Final day to withdraw from a course; any later request to withdraw from a course requires petition to a special committee. August 11
Final day to alter grade limit filed under the Non-Recording Option (NRO). August 18
Last day in term for holding a major test or examination. August 18
Last day this term to submit a change of enrollment petition. August 18
Summer term classes end. August 25
Final day, prior to the start of fall term classes, for students to make changes in fall term elections. August 25
Pre-Examination break August 26-27
Final examinations begin August 28
Scheduled final examinations end August 30
Grades and medians available on the web September 10
   
Fall Term 2021 
First-Year advising day September 10
Fall term on-line check-in September 12-15
Fall term classes begin  September 13
First week of fall term schedule adjustment (add/drop). Permission to add courses is not necessary unless normally required. September 13-19
Deadline to complete check-in without a $50 late registration fee - check-in must be completed by 11:59 p.m. September 15
Deadline for prospective fall term graduates in residence to elect or change a major or minor. September 19
Final day for delayed check-in (with $50 late fee). Any student not checked in by the end of this day, but still listed with the enrollment pattern letter R (residence) for the fall term is liable for administrative withdrawal. September 22
Second week of fall term schedule adjustment (add/drop). All courses require instructor permission to add. September 20-26
Final day for each undergraduate to establish official and final two-, three-, or four-course load. Any registered student not officially enrolled in at least two courses becomes liable for administrative withdrawal. September 26
Final day for electing use of the Non-Recording Option (NRO) September 27
Deadline to file completed transfer term applications for winter and spring terms October 4
Homecoming Weekend October 8-9
Course Timetable available for the winter term October 22
Date for submission of degree applications by prospective fall term graduates October 25
Final day for dropping a fourth course without a grade notation of "W." (Acknowledgment of instructor required. If dropping a fourth course after this date, one of four eligibilities for a fourth course is exhausted by such action.) October 25
Winter term course election period October 27-November 4
Final day to withdraw from a course; any later request to withdraw from a course requires petition to a special committee. November 2
Final day of winter term course election period. November 4
Final day to alter grade limit filed under the Non-Recording Option (NRO) November 9
Last day in term for holding a major test or examination November 9
Last day this term to submit a change of enrollment petition November 9
Winter term course change period November 12-16
Fall term classes end November 16
Final day, prior to the start of winter term classes, for making changes in winter term course elections November 16
Pre-Examination break November 17-18
Final examinations begin November 19
Final examinations suspended November 20
Scheduled final examinations end November 23
Final examinations end November 24
Grades and medians available on the web December 7
   
Winter Term 2022 
Winter term on-line check-in January 3-6
Winter term classes begin January 4
First week of winter term schedule adjustment (add/drop). Permission to add courses is not necessary unless normally required. January 4-10
Deadline to complete check-in without a $50 late registration fee -- check-in must be completed by 11:59 p.m January 6
Deadline for winter term prospective graduates in residence to elect or change a major or minor January 10
Second week of winter term schedule adjustment (add/drop). All courses require instructor permission to add. January 11-17
Final day for delayed check-in (with $50 late fee). Any student not checked-in by the end of this day, but still listed with the enrollment pattern letter R (residence) for the winter term is liable for administrative withdrawal. January 13
Final day for each undergraduate to establish official and final two-, three-, or four-course load. Any registered student not officially enrolled in at least two courses becomes liable for administrative withdrawal. January 17
Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Courses regularly held in the 8-, 9-, 10-, 11-, 12-, and 2-sequences moved to their x-periods. Courses held in the 3A-period moved to the 3B-period. Laboratory sections meet as scheduled (unless otherwise notified by the instructor). January 17
Final day for electing use of the Non-Recording Option (NRO) January 18
Course Timetable available for the spring term February 4
Spring term course election period February 9-17
Final day for dropping a fourth course without a grade notation of "W." (Acknowledgment of instructor required.  If dropping a fourth course after this date, one of four eligibilities for a fourth course is exhausted by such action.) February 14
Date for submission of degree applications by prospective winter and spring graduates February 15
Final day of spring term course election period February 17
Final day to withdraw from a course; any later request to withdraw from a course requires petition to a special committee. February 22
Spring term course change period February 25-March 8
Final day to alter grade limit filed under the Non-Recording Option (NRO) March 1
Last day in term for holding a major test or examination March 1
Last day this term to submit a change of enrollment petition March 1
Winter term classes end March 8
Final day, prior to the start of spring term classes, for making changes in spring term course elections March 8
Pre-Examination break March 9-10
Final examinations begin March 11
Scheduled final examinations end March 14
Final examinations end March 15
Grades and medians available on the web March 25
   
Spring Term 2022 
Spring term on-line check-in March 27-30
Spring term classes begin March 28
First week of spring term schedule adjustment (add/drop). Permission to add courses is not necessary unless normally required. March 28-April 3
Deadline to complete check-in without a $50 late registration fee -- check-in must be completed by 11:59 p.m. March 30
Deadline for return of degree applications by prospective June graduates who were not in residence during the winter term April 4
Deadline for spring term prospective graduates in residence to elect or change a major or minor April 4
Second week of spring term schedule adjustment (add/drop). All courses require instructor permission to add. April 4-10
Final day for delayed check-in (with $50 late fee). Any student not checked-in by the end of this day, but still listed with the enrollment pattern letter R (residence) for the spring term is liable for administrative withdrawal. April 6
Final day for sophomores to declare a major and, if appropriate, revised enrollment patterns April 7
Final day for each undergraduate to establish official and final two-, three-, or four-course load. Any registered student not officially enrolled in at least two courses becomes liable for administrative withdrawal. April 10
Final day for electing use of the Non-Recording Option (NRO). April 11
Final day for first-year students to submit enrollment patterns. April 14
Deadline to file completed transfer term applications for summer fall terms. April 18
Course Timetable available for summer term April 22
Summer term course election period April 27-May 5
Final day of summer term course election period May 5
Course Timetable available for fall term May 6
Final day for dropping a fourth course without a grade notation of "W." (Acknowledgment of instructor required. If dropping a fourth course after this date, one of four eligibilities for a fourth course is exhausted by such action.) May 9
Fall term course election period May 11-19
Summer term course change period May 13-June 1
Final day to withdraw from a course; any later request to withdraw from a course requires petition to a special committee. May 18
Final day of fall term course election period May 19
Final day to alter grade limit filed under the Non-Recording Option (NRO). May 25
Last day in term for holding a major test or examination. May 25
Last day this term to submit a change of enrollment petition. May 25
Fall term course change period May 27-June 1
Memorial Day Holiday (no classes held) May 30
Spring term classes end June 1
Final day, prior to the start of summer term classes, for making changes in summer and fall term course elections June 1
Pre-Examination break June 2
Final examinations begin June 3
Scheduled final examinations end June 6
Final examinations end June 7
Class Day June 11
Commencement June 12
Grades and medians available on the web June 17

The information contained herein is accurate as of the date of publication and the officers of the College know of no significant changes to be made in the near future. However, Dartmouth College reserves the right to make such changes as the Trustees, faculty, and officers consider appropriate and in the best interests of the Dartmouth community.

Last Updated: 7/7/20