Included here is Hastings College’s academic calendar. While the calendars are subject to change, they should give you an idea of our schedule from year-to-year.

2018-19 Academic Calendar

DateDay of WeekEvent
August 19-21Sun-TuesWeek of Welcome (New Student Days)
August 22WedFirst Day of Classes
September 12WedAssessment Day
October 15-16Mon-TuesFall Break
November 21-23Wed-FriThanksgiving Break
December 6ThursReading Day
December 7-8, 10-11Fri-Sat, Mon-TuesFinal Exams
January 3, 2019ThursJ-Term Begins
January 21MonMLK Day (abbreviated schedule)
January 22TuesJ-Term Ends
January 23-25Wed-FriJ-Term Break
January 28MonSpring Term Begins
February 6WedGrad Fest
March 18-22Mon-FriSpring Break
April 22MonEaster Monday
April 30TuesdayAcademic Showcase
May 10FridayLast Day of Spring Classes
May 13-16Mon-ThursFinal Exams
May 17FridayBaccalaureate
May 18SaturdayCommencement

2019-20 Academic Calendar

DateDay of WeekEvent
Aug 11- 13Sun - TuesWeek of Welcome
August 14WedBlock 1 Begins
Aug 27TuesBlock 1 Ends
Aug 28WedNo Class - Block Break
Aug 29ThursBlock 2 Begins
Sept 2MonLabor Day - No Class
Oct 18FriBlock 2 Ends
Oct 21-22Mon-TuesFall Break
Oct 23WedBlock 3 Begins
Nov 27-29Wed-FriThanksgiving Break
Dec 13FriBlock 3 Ends
Jan 7TuesBlock 4 Begins
Feb 3MonWinter Break
Feb 26WedBlock 4 Ends
Feb 27-28Thurs-FriNo Class - Block Break
Mar 2MonBlock 5 Begins
Mar 13FriBlock 5 Ends
Mar 16-20Mon-FriSpring Break
Mar 23MonBlock 6 Begins
Apr 10-13Fri-MonEaster Break
May 14ThursBlock 6 Ends
May 15FriBaccalaureate
May 16SatCommencement