Simon Business School

Academic Calendar

Simon Business School - University of Rochester 2021–2022

as of December 22, 2020


Fall Semester 2021

Week of July 12th International MBA Orientation
Week of July 19th All MBA Orientation
July 26, Monday Pre-Fall begins for MBA / PhD (4 weeks)
August 16, Monday MS Orientation Week Begins
August 20, Friday Pre-Fall Term Ends
August 25, Wednesday Fall A Classes Start
August 31, Tuesday Last day to add/drop
September 6, Monday Labor Day no classes
September 10, Friday Make-up Class Day for Labor Day
September 15 - 16, Wed - Thurs Career Fair Break - no classes
September 21 - 22, Tues - Weds 1st year MBA Career Fair Break
(No core classes for 1st year MBAs)
October 1, Friday Make-up Class Day for 9/22
October 8, Friday Make-up Class Day for 9/21
October 15, Friday Last Day of Classes
October 18 - 21, Mon - Thurs Fall A Final Exams
October 22 - 25, Fri - Mon Fall Break
October 26, Tuesday Fall B Classes Start
October 29, Friday Make-up Class Day for Weds. 11/24
November 1, Monday Last day to add/drop
November 19, Friday Makeup Day for Thurs. 11/25
November 24 - 28, Wed - Sunday Thanksgiving Break
December 10, Friday Last Day of Classes (Mon. 12/13 classes)
December 13, Monday Reading Day--No Classes
December 14 - 17, Tues - Fri Final B Final Exams

Spring Semester 2022

January 10, 2022 Monday Spring A Classes Start
January 14, Friday Makeup Class for 1/17/22
January 16, Sunday Last day to add/drop
January 17, Monday Martin L. King Holiday - no classes
January 21, Friday MLK Makeup Classes for 1st-Year MBA core
February 28 - March 3, Mon - Thurs Spring A Final Exams
March 4 - 13, Fri - Sun Spring Break Int’l Immersions
March 14, Monday Spring B Classes Start
March 20, Sunday Last day to add/drop
May 2 - 5, Mon - Thurs Spring B Final Exams
May 15, Sunday Commencement

Summer Term 2022

May 16, Monday Summer Term Begins
May 30, Monday Memorial Day (No classes)
July 4, Monday Independence Day (No classes)
July 15, Friday Summer Term Ends


About Simon Clubs

School-sponsored clubs, organizations, and activities offer you interesting and exciting opportunities to learn and lead—both on campus and in the community. From local outreach projects to managing a sizable stock portfolio, you will have the chance to network with your peers and polish your management skills outside the classroom. With over 20 clubs and a student magazine, there is sure to be something for you.