2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
MC/MPA Mason Fellows Seminar Jun 25-Jul 9 Jul 1-15 Jun 29-Jul 13 Jun 28-Jul 12
Mid-Career MPA Summer Program Jul 11-Aug 9 Jul 17-Aug 15 Jul 15-Aug 13 Jul 14-Aug 12
Orientation Aug 27-31 Aug 26-30 Aug 24-28 Aug 23-27
Shopping days Sept 4-5 Sept 3-4 Aug 31-Sept 1 Aug 30-31
Full-term and Fall 1 classes begin Sept 6 Sept 5 Sept 2 Sept 1
Labor Day (HOLIDAY) Sept 3 Sept 2 Sept 7 Sept 6
Columbus Day (Federal and State)/Indigenous Peoples' Day (Cambridge) (HOLIDAY) Oct 8 Oct 14 Oct 12 Oct 11
Veterans Day (HOLIDAY) Nov 12 Nov 11 Nov 11 Nov 11
Thanksgiving recess (HOLIDAY) Nov 21-23 Nov 27-29 Nov 25-27 Nov 24-26
Last day of fall semester Dec 20 Dec 20 Dec 18 Dec 17
January session (optional) Jan 2-18 Jan 2-17 Jan 4-15 Jan 3-14
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (HOLIDAY) Jan 21 Jan 20 Jan 18 Jan 17
Shopping days Jan 24-25 Jan 23-24 Jan 21-22 Jan 20-21
Full-term and Spring 1 classes begin Jan 28 Jan 27 Jan 25 Jan 24
Presidents' Day (HOLIDAY) Feb 18 Feb 17 Feb 15 Feb 21
Spring break Mar 16-24 Mar 14-22 Mar 13-21 Mar 12-20
Last day of spring semester May 17 May 15 May 14 May 13
Commencement Week May 27-31 May 25-29 May 24-28 May 23-27
Commencement Day  May 30 May 28 May 27 May 26
Memorial Day (HOLIDAY) May 27 May 25 May 31 May 30

 

This calendar is subject to change.