2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
MC/MPA Mason Fellows Seminar Jun 29-Jul 13 Jun 28-Jul 12 Jun 27-Jul 11 Jun 26-Jul 10 Jul 1-15
Mid-Career MPA Summer Program Jul 15-Aug 13 Jul 14-Aug 12 Jul 13-Aug 11 Jul 12-Aug 10 Jul 17-Aug 15
Orientation Aug 24-28 Aug 23-27 Aug 22-26 Aug 21-25 Aug 26-30
Shopping days Aug 31-Sept 1 Aug 30-31 Aug 29-30 Aug 28-Aug 29 Sept 3-4
Full-term and Fall 1 classes begin Sept 2 Sept 1 Aug 31 Aug 30 Sept 5
Labor Day (HOLIDAY) Sept 7 Sept 6 Sept 5 Sept 4 Sept 2
Columbus Day (Federal and State)/Indigenous Peoples' Day (Cambridge) (HOLIDAY) Oct 12 Oct 11 Oct 10 Oct 9 Oct 14
Veterans Day (HOLIDAY) Nov 11 Nov 11 Nov 11 Nov 10 Nov 11
Thanksgiving recess (HOLIDAY) Nov 25-27 Nov 24-26 Nov 23-25 Nov 22-24 Nov 27-29
Last day of fall semester Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 19 Dec 18 Dec 20
January session (optional) Jan 4-15 Jan 3-14 Jan 3-13 Jan 2-12 Jan 2-17
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (HOLIDAY) Jan 18 Jan 17 Jan 16 Jan 15 Jan 20
Shopping days Jan 21-22 Jan 20-21 Jan 19-20 Jan 18-19 Jan 23-24
Full-term and Spring 1 classes begin Jan 25 Jan 24 Jan 23 Jan 22 Jan 27
Presidents' Day (HOLIDAY) Feb 15 Feb 21 Feb 20 Feb 19 Feb 17
Spring break Mar 13-21 Mar 12-20 Mar 11-16 Mar 9-17 Mar 15-23
Last day of spring semester May 14 May 13 May 12 May 10 May 16
Commencement Week May 24-28 May 23-27 May 22-26 May 20-24 May 26-30
Commencement Day  May 27 May 26 May 25 May 23 May 29
Memorial Day (HOLIDAY) May 31 May 30 May 29 May 27 May 26

 

This calendar is subject to change.