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Academic Calendars

Note: all dates are subject to change.

Quarter Calendars

The majority of academic programs operate on the University's quarter system. Consult with your individual college or school to determine if your academic program is an exception to this rule.

Quarter Calendars 2023-2026

About the Academic Year

The academic year at Drexel is based on four three-month terms, which run approximately as follows:

  • Fall term runs from late September to mid-December.
  • Winter term runs from early January to the end of March.
  • Spring term runs from early April to mid-June.
  • Summer term runs from late June to mid-September.

The regular weekly schedule of classes includes Saturday sessions.


Special Quarter Calendars

English Language Center Calendars

Semester Calendars

Kline School of Law

The Kline School of Law provides academic programs that operate on a unique academic calendar.

College of Medicine

The Drexel University College of Medicine provides programs that operate on a unique academic Calendar.