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New York Academic Calendar 2018-2019

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  • Fall Orientation and Registration for new students - August 13, 14, & 17, 2018
  • High Holiday Workshops - August 15-16, 2018
  • D.Min. Orientation - August 20, 2018
  • Kallah (Mon-Wed) - August 20-22, 2018
  • Classes continue at HUC-JIR NY campus - August 23, 2018
  • National Holiday (campus closed) - September 3, 2018
  • Registration Ends for Fall 2018 - TBD
  • Add/Drop Deadline - September 5, 2018
  • High Holiday & Sukkot Recess - September 7, 2018
  • D.Min. classes begin - September 17, 2018
  • Classes resume - September 26, 2018
  • Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah recess - October 1- 2, 2018
  • Classes resume - October 3, 2018
  • D.Min No classes Columbus Day - October 8, 2018
  • Quad 1 classes end (for students in single-quad classes) - October 24, 2018
  • Ymei Iyyun - October 25-26, 2018
  • Quad 2 classes begin (for students in single-quad classes) - October 29, 2018
  • Registration Begins for Spring 2019 - TBD
  • Thanksgiving Recess - November 22-23, 2018
  • Classes resume - November 26, 2018
  • Fall semester classes end - December 10, 2018
  • NYSOE Capstone Proposals due Class of 2019 - December 10, 2018
  • Reading Period - December 11-14, 2018
  • DMin Fall Semester Ends - December 17, 2018
  • Final Examinations - December 17-18, 2018
  • DFSSM Senior Comprehensive Exams - December 19, 2018
  • Fall Semester grades due - TBD
  • D. Min. classes begin - January 7, 2019
  • National holiday (campus closed) - January 1, 2019
  • Spring semester classes begin - January 14, 2019
  • National holiday (campus closed) - January 21, 2019
  • DFSSM Theses Class of 2019 due - January 24, 2019
  • Rabbinical Theses Class of 2019 due - January 24, 2019
  • Scholarship Dinner - January 26, 2019
  • Rabbinical Thesis Proposals Class of 2020 due - January 31, 2019
  • DFSSM Thesis Proposals Class of 2020 due - January 31, 2019
  • Registration Ends for Spring 2019 - TBD
  • Rabbinic Placement (in LA) - February 3-5, 2019
  • National holiday (campus closed) - February 18, 2019
  • Quad 3 classes end - February 25, 2019
  • Yom Iyyun, required programs, no regular classes - February 26, 2019
  • Quad 4 classes begin - February 27, 2019
  • Founders Day - March 7, 2019
  • Spring Break (no classes) - March 13-14, 2019
  • Classes resume - March 18, 2019
  • Spring semester classes end - April 17, 2019
  • Passover Recess (no classes on April 18) - April 18-28, 2019
  • Registration Begins for Summer and Fall 2020 - TBD
  • Capstone Projects for NYSOE Class of 2019 due - April 9, 2019
  • Grades due for degree/ordination candidates - TBD
  • D Min. last day of classes - April 8, 2018
  • Reading Period - April 29-May 1, 2019
  • DMin Summer Intensive - April 29-May 20, 2019
  • Graduation - May 1, 2019
  • Ordination - May 5, 2019
  • Final Examinations - May 6-7, 2019
  • DFSSM Oral Comprehensive Exams - May 13-15, 2019
  • Spring Semester grades due - TBD
  • Summer Intensives - TBD