Academic Calendar 2021-2022

All dates subject to change. Incoming graduate students should confirm their cohort’s specific calendar for Orientation dates and times.

Fall 2021

W 8/25 Graduate Blended MBA - Miami Begins
Th 8/26 Residence Halls Open for New Students
F 8/27 Residence Halls Open for Returning Students
M - Th 8/30 - 9/2 Graduate Full-Time MBA & MS Programs – New Student Orientation (exact days & times TBD)
M 8/30 Undergraduate Classes Begin
F 9/3 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends 7:30 AM Eastern Time
Su 9/5 Graduate Classes Begin
M 9/6 Labor Day: No classes
M 9/20 Graduate First "A" and Full Session Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Tu 10/5 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate First Session "A" Course 4:30 PM Eastern Time
M 10/11 Indigenous Peoples’ Day: No day or evening classes
Tu 10/12 Undergraduate Fall Break Day, No UG Classes
Tu 10/12 Babson Monday for Grad classes, no Tuesday class meeting
F 10/22 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/26 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu 10/26 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 10/27 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Tu 11/2 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Th 11/4 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Full Session Course 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Tu 11/9 Graduate Second Session "B" Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
W - F 11/24 - 11/26 Undergraduate Thanksgiving Break (3 days)
W - F 11/24 - 11/26 Graduate Thanksgiving Break (starts Wednesday evening; no Grad evening classes)
M 11/29 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Second Session "B" Course 4:30 PM Eastern Time
M 12/6 Last Undergraduate class
M 12/6 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 p.m.
Tu - W 12/7 - 12/8 Undergraduate Reading Days
Th - Th 12/9 - 12/16 Undergraduate Exams (No Exams on Sunday)
Sa 12/18 Residence Halls Close
Sa 12/18 Last Meeting for Graduate Classes Including Final Exams if Applicable

Winter 2022

M 1/17 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes

Spring 2022

F 1/14 Residence Halls Open for Transfer, Exchange, and January Admits. Undergraduate Orientation Begins
F - M 1/14 - 1/17 Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer, Exchange, and January Admits
Su 1/16 Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduate Students
Su 1/16 Graduate Classes Begin
M 1/17 Martin Luther King Holiday - No day or evening Classes
Tu 1/18 Undergraduate Classes Begin
Tu 1/25 Undergraduate Add Deadline at 4:30PM Eastern Time (no spring 2022 first or full session courses can be added after this deadline)
F 1/28 Graduate First "A" and Full Session Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Tu 2/1 Undergraduate Drop Deadline at 4:30PM Eastern Time (no spring 2022 first or full session courses can be dropped after this deadline)
Tu 2/15 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate First Session "A" Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 2/21 Presidents Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
Tu 2/22 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday classes
Tu 3/8 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 3/9 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
M - F 3/14 - 3/18 Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F 3/18 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 3/22 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Full Session Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
Tu 3/22 Graduate Second "B" Session Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Tu 3/22 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
W 3/30 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course 4:30 p.m. EST
F 4/15 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Second Session "B" Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 4/18 Patriot’s Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
W 4/20 Babson Monday: Follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes
W 4/27 Last Class meeting for Ugrad Classes
Th 4/28 Make up Day (or additional Reading Day)
Th 4/28 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 p.m.
F - Su 4/29 - 5/1 Reading Day
M - Sa 5/2 - 5/7 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa 5/7 Last Meeting for Graduate Classes including Final Exams if Applicable
Sa 5/7 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close
Sa 5/14 Commencement: UG at 10 a.m.; Grad at 3 p.m.

Summer 2022

Su 5/15 Residence Halls open
Su 5/15 Graduate Summer First Session Courses Begin
M 5/16 UG full summer classes begin
Tu 5/17 Graduate One Year Program Begins
F 5/20 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends 4:30PM Eastern Time
F 5/27 Graduate First Session Add/Drop Deadline 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 5/30 Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F 6/3 Babson Monday (Graduates): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 6/10 Last Day to Withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 6/20 Juneteenth Holiday Observed
F 6/24 Babson Monday (Graduates): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 6/24 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course 4:30PM Eastern Time
F 7/1 Last Summer First Session Graduate class including Final Exams if Applicable
M 7/4 Independence Day Holiday – no Classes
Tu 7/5 Graduate Summer Second Session Courses Begin
F 7/8 Babson Monday (Graduates): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 7/15 Graduate Second Session Add/Drop Deadline 4:30PM Eastern Time
W 7/20 Last Undergraduate class
Th-F 7/21-7/22 Undergraduate Finals
Sa 7/23 Residence Halls close 
F 8/2 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course 4:30PM Eastern Time
Sa 8/20 Last meeting for all Graduate Classes including Final Exams if Applicable