Babson College Academic Calendar 2022–2023

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

Last updated Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Fall 2022

W 8/24 Graduate Blended MBA - Miami Begins
Th 8/25 Residence Halls Open for First years, Exchange, and Transfer Students
Sa 8/27 Residence Halls Open for Returning Students
M - Th 8/29 - 8/31 Graduate Full-Time MBA & MS Programs – New Student Orientation (exact days & times TBD)
M 8/29 Undergraduate Classes Begin
F 9/2 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Su 9/4 Graduate Classes Begin
M 9/5 Labor Day: No classes
F 9/16 Graduate First "A" and Full Session Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Tu 10/4 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate First Session "A" Course 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Th 10/6 Undergraduate Pass/Fail selection deadline for designated First session courses
M 10/10 Indigenous Peoples’ Day: No day or evening classes
Tu 10/11 Undergraduate Fall Break Day, No UG Classes
Tu 10/11 Babson Monday for Grad classes, no Tuesday class meeting
F 10/21 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/25 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu 10/25 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 10/26 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Tu 11/1 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Tu 11/1 Undergraduate Pass/Fail selection deadline for designated Full session courses
Tu 11/1 Undergraduate Pass/Fail selection deadline for designated Second session courses
Th 11/3 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Full Session Course 4:30 PM Eastern Time
F 11/4 Graduate Second Session "B" Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
W - F 11/23 - 11/25 Undergraduate and Graduate Thanksgiving Break (3 days)
M 11/28 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Second Session "B" Course 4:30 PM Eastern Time
M 12/5 Last Undergraduate class
M 12/5 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 p.m.
Tu - W 12/6 - 12/7 Undergraduate Reading Days
Th - Th 12/8 - 12/15 Undergraduate Exams (No Exams on Sunday)
Th 12/15 End of the Semester for Undergraduate Students
F 12/16 Last Meeting for Graduate Classes Including Final Exams if Applicable
F 12/16 End of the Semester for Graduate Students
Sa 12/17 Residence Halls Close

Winter 2023

M 1/16 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes

Spring 2023

F 1/13 Residence Halls Open for Transfer, Exchange, and January Admits. Undergraduate Orientation Begins
F - M 1/13 - 1/16 Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer, Exchange, and January Admits
Su 1/15 Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduate Students
Su 1/15 Graduate Blended MBA - Miami Begins
M 1/16 Martin Luther King Holiday - No day or evening Classes
Tu 1/17 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 1/23 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
F 1/27 Graduate First "A" and Full Session Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Th 2/16 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate First Session "A" Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 2/20 Presidents Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
Tu 2/21 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday Classes for Grad or UG
F 2/24 Undergraduate Pass/Fail selection deadline for designated First session courses
F 3/10 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
M - F 3/13 - 3/17 Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F 3/17 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Su 3/19 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Tu 3/21 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Th 3/23 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Full Session Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
W 3/29 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course 4:30 p.m. EST
W 3/29 Undergraduate Pass/Fail selection deadline for designated Full and Second session courses
F 3/31 Graduate Second "B" Session Add/Drop Ends 4:30 PM Eastern Time
M 4/17 Patriot’s Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
Tu 4/18 Last Day to Withdraw from a Graduate Second Session "B" Course 4:30PM Eastern Time
W 4/19 Undergraduate School: Babson Monday: Follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes - UG Only
F 4/21 Graduate School: Babson Monday: Follow Monday class schedule - Grad School only
W 4/26 Last Class meeting for Ugrad Classes
W 4/26 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 p.m.
Th 4/27 Reading Day
F 4/28 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa- Su 4/29 - 4/30 Reading Day
M - F 5/1 - 5/5 Undergraduate Final Exams
F 5/5 End of the Semester for Undergraduate Students
Sa 5/6 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close
Sa 5/6 Last Meeting for Graduate Classes including Final Exams if Applicable and End of the Semester for Graduate Students
Sa 5/13 Commencement: UG at 10 a.m.; Grad at 3 p.m.

Summer 2023

Su 5/14 Residence Halls open
Su 5/14 Graduate Summer First Session begins
M 5/15 UG Full Summer classes begin
F 5/19 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends 4:30PM Eastern Time
F 5/26 Graduate First Session Add/Drop Deadline 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 5/29 Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F 6/2 Babson Monday (Graduate School): follow Monday class schedule, make up for Monday 5/29, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 6/9 Last Day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course 4:30PM Eastern Time
M 6/19 Juneteenth Holiday observed: no classes
F 6/23 Babson Monday (Graduate School): follow Monday class schedule, make up for Monday 6/19, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 6/23 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course 4:30PM Eastern Time
F 6/30 Last Summer First Session Graduate class including Final Exams if applicable
M 7/3 Independence Day Holiday: no classes
Tu 7/4 Independence Day Holiday: no classes
W 7/5 Graduate Summer Second Session courses begin
F 7/7 Babson Monday (Graduate school): follow Monday class schedule, Make up for Monday 7/3, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 7/14 Babson Tuesday (Graduate school): Follow Tuesday class schedule. Make up for Tuesday 7/4, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
F 7/14 Graduate Second Session Add/Drop Deadline 4:30PM Eastern Time
Th 7/20 Last Undergraduate class
F-S 7/21-7/22 Undergraduate Finals
S 7/22 End of the Semester for Undergraduate Students
Su 7/23 UG Residence Halls close
F 7/28 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course 4:30PM Eastern Time
S 8/19 Last meeting for all Graduate Classes including Final Exams if Applicable
S 8/19 End of the Semester for Graduate Students