Some important dates in the MBA Program during the 2020-2021 Academic Year:

2020 2021
26 AUG Cross-Registration petitions accepted for EC Fall Term 18 JAN Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
25-28 AUG RC START; RC Fall Term begins 20 JAN Cross-Registration petitions accepted for EC Spring Term
01 SEP EC Fall Term Begins 25 JAN RC Spring Term begins
07 SEP Labor Day 25 JAN EC Spring Term begins
12 OCT Columbus Day (Federal) Indigenous Peoples' Day (City of Cambridge) 15 FEB Presidents' Day
11 NOV
Veterans' Day
15-19 MAR RC and EC Spring Break
24-27 NOV
25-27 NOV
RC Thanksgiving Recess
EC Thanksgiving Recess


09; 10;
16-18 DEC
RC Final Exams 29 APR - 05 MAY EC Final Exams
10-18 DEC EC Final Exams 30 APR - 19 MAY RC Final Exams
24 DEC -
04 JAN '21
Winter Recess 19 MAY Last day of RC Spring Term
27 MAY
Harvard University Commencement
31 MAY Memorial Day

Anticipated Harvard Commencement dates: May 27, 2021 / May 26, 2022 / May 25, 2023 / May 23, 2024 (Additional commencement dates are available on the extended Harvard University calendar.)

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