Start of Term Information for Faculty

Upcoming Dates for the Harvard College Fall Semester: 

  • Monday, August 15, 2022
    • FAS Crimson Cart opens for students  
  • Tuesday, August 16, 2022
    • Deadline to upload syllabi to Canvas sites and publish them for student viewing. Besides a syllabus, instructors are also free to upload any additional asynchronous orienting materials they wish. They are also free to offer synchronous opportunities for students to learn more about their classes, as they see fit. Please note that students will be provided this year with a new OUE Course Exploration Guide. 
  • Tuesday, August 16 - Thursday, August, 25, 2022
    • Students explore course materials, meet with advisers, and select courses
    Wednesday, August 17, 2022
    • FAS Course Registration Begins
  • Thursday, August 25, 2022
    • Lotteries run and students notified
  • Friday, August 26, 2022
    • Course Registration Deadline
  • Wednesday, August 31, 2022
    • Fall Term begins, Classes start on a Monday Schedule
  • Monday, September 5, 2022
    • University Holiday: Labor Day   

For the full academic calendar, please visit the College Calendar.