2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
MC/MPA Mason Fellows Seminar Jun 25-Jul 9 Jul 1-15 Jun 29-Jul 13 Jun 28-Jul 12 Jun 27-Jul 11
Mid-Career MPA Summer Program Jul 11-Aug 9 Jul 17-Aug 15 Jul 15-Aug 13 Jul 14-Aug 12 Jul 13-Aug 11
Orientation Aug 27-31 Aug 26-30 Aug 24-28 Aug 23-27 Aug 22-26
Shopping days Sept 4-5 Sept 3-4 Aug 31-Sept 1 Aug 30-31 Aug 29-30
Full-term and Fall 1 classes begin Sept 6 Sept 5 Sept 2 Sept 1 Aug 31
Labor Day (HOLIDAY) Sept 3 Sept 2 Sept 7 Sept 6 Sept 5
Columbus Day (Federal and State)/Indigenous Peoples' Day (Cambridge) (HOLIDAY) Oct 8 Oct 14 Oct 12 Oct 11 Oct 10
Veterans Day (HOLIDAY) Nov 12 Nov 11 Nov 11 Nov 11 Nov 11
Thanksgiving recess (HOLIDAY) Nov 21-23 Nov 27-29 Nov 25-27 Nov 24-26 Nov 23-25
Last day of fall semester Dec 20 Dec 20 Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 19
January session (optional) Jan 2-18 Jan 2-17 Jan 4-15 Jan 3-14 Jan 3-13
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (HOLIDAY) Jan 21 Jan 20 Jan 18 Jan 17 Jan 16
Shopping days Jan 24-25 Jan 23-24 Jan 21-22 Jan 20-21 Jan 19-20
Full-term and Spring 1 classes begin Jan 28 Jan 27 Jan 25 Jan 24 Jan 23
Presidents' Day (HOLIDAY) Feb 18 Feb 17 Feb 15 Feb 21 Feb 20
Spring break Mar 16-24 Mar 14-22 Mar 13-21 Mar 12-20 Mar 11-16
Last day of spring semester May 17 May 15 May 14 May 13 May 12
Commencement Week May 27-31 May 25-29 May 24-28 May 23-27 May 22-26
Commencement Day  May 30 May 28 May 27 May 26 May 25
Memorial Day (HOLIDAY) May 27 May 25 May 31 May 30 May 29

 

This calendar is subject to change.