Some important dates in the MBA Program during the 2021-2022 Academic Year:

2021 2022
25 AUG Cross-Registration petitions accepted for EC Fall Term 17 JAN Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
24-27 AUG RC START; RC Fall Term begins 19 JAN Cross-Registration petitions accepted for EC Spring Term
31 AUG EC Fall Term Begins 24 JAN RC Spring Term begins
06 SEP Labor Day 24 JAN EC Spring Term begins
11 OCT Columbus Day (Federal) Indigenous Peoples' Day (City of Cambridge) 21 FEB Presidents' Day
11 NOV
Veterans' Day
28 APR - 04 MAY EC Final Exams
24-26 NOV

Thanksgiving Recess

28 APR - 06 MAY RC Final Exams
09; 10;
13-16 DEC
RC Final Exams 18 MAY Last day of RC Spring Term
04-10 DEC EC Final Exams 26 MAY Harvard University Commencement
23 DEC -
04 JAN '22
Winter Recess 30 MAY Memorial Day

Additional future commencement dates are available on the extended Harvard University calendar.

2022-2023 Academic Calendar Preview

First Day of Fall Term Last Day of Spring Term
RC - Tue 23 AUG 2022*
EC - Coming Soon
RC - No later than Thu 25 MAY 2023 (Commencement)
EC - Coming Soon
*MS/MBA admits should consult their program page for details regarding their first day of attendance.