Fall 2020

To view fall course offerings, see Fall Undergraduate Courses or Fall Graduate Courses.

Semester Dates: August 17 – November 24, 2020


Detailed Calendar - Fall 2020

Fall 2020

August 17 Monday. 8:30 a.m. Fall semester begins: Drop/Add continues
August 28 Friday. Drop/Add ends
September 7 Monday. Labor Day. Classes in session
October 19 Bookbagging begins for Spring 2021
October 28 Wednesday. Registration begins for Spring 2021
October 30 Friday. Last day to withdraw with W from Fall 2020 classes (Undergrads)
November 9 Monday. Registration ends for Spring 2021
November 10 Tuesday. Drop/Add begins for Spring 2021

November 16

Monday. Graduate and undergraduate Classes end

November 17-19 Tuesday - Thursday. Graduate and undergraduate reading period

November 20

Friday. Final Examinations begin (9:00 AM)

November 24

Tuesday. Exams end (10:00 PM)

November 24

Thanksgiving Break; End of fall 2020 term. 



Spring 2021

To view spring course offerings, see Spring Undergraduate Courses or Spring Graduate Courses.

Semester Dates: Please follow Duke University's Academic Calendar for Spring 2021



Summer 2021

To view summer course listings, see Summer 1 courses and Summer 2 courses.

The dates for Summer 2021 can be found on Duke's Academic Calendar.

Individual course dates can be found in DukeHub during registration.