Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2022-2023

Summer Semester

Summer 2022: June 13-Aug. 19

DateEventNotes
Monday, June 13First day of summer semester classes
Monday, June 20Juneteenth observed, no classes heldCampus closed
Tuesday, June 21Last day of add/drop period
Monday, July 4Independence Day, no classes heldCampus closed
Monday - Friday, July 18-22On-campus sessions of summer Jewish Studies course
Monday - Friday, July 25-29On-campus sessions of summer Jewish Education course
Saturday, August 6Erev Tisha B'av
Sunday, August 7Tisha B'av
Friday, August 12Last day of instruction, summer semester classes
Monday - Friday, August 15-19Final exam period; all work must be turned in by 1:00 pm on Friday
Friday, August 19Last day of summer semester
Friday, August 26Summer semester grades due

Fall Semester

Fall Semester 2022: Aug. 22-Dec. 23

DateEventNotes
Monday - Friday, August 22 – 26Ordination students’ orientation and Elul programs
Monday, August 29First day of fall semester classes
Monday, September 5Labor Day Campus closed
Monday, September 12Last day of Add/Drop period
Sunday, September 25Erev Rosh HashanahCampus closed
Monday - Tuesday, September 26-27Rosh HashanahCampus closed

Wednesday, September 28 - Tuesday, October 4No classes heldCampus open
Tuesday, October 4Erev Yom Kippur, no classes heldCampus closes at 1 pm
Wednesday, October 5Yom KippurCampus closed
Thursday - Friday, October 6-7No classes heldCampus open
Sunday, October 9Erev Sukkot, classes heldCampus closes at 1 pm
Monday - Tuesday, October 10-11SukkotCampus closed
Wednesday - Friday, October 12-14Intermediate days of Sukkot, classes heldCampus open
Monday - Tuesday, October 17-18Shmini Atzeret & Simchat TorahCampus closed
Wednesday, October 26Monday classes held
Thursday, November 3Monday classes held
Friday, November 11Veterans Day, classes heldCampus open
Monday, November 14Ta Sh’ma Open House for prospective ordination students, no regular ordination classes held
Wednesday, November 23Day before Thanksgiving, classes heldCampus closes at 1 pm
Thursday - Friday, November 24 – 25Thanksgiving holidayCampus closed
Friday, December 16Last day of instruction, fall semester classes
Monday - Friday, December 19-23Final exam period; all work must be turned in by 1:00 pm on Friday
Friday, December 23Last day of fall semester
December 26, 2022 –January 2, 2023Hebrew College closedCampus closed
Tuesday, January 3, 2023Hebrew College reopens – stay tuned for details on the move to our new campus!
Friday, January 6, 2023Fall semester grades due

Winter/Spring

Winter/Spring Semester 2023:Jan. 3 -May 19

DateEventNotes
Tuesday, January 3Hebrew College reopens -- stay tuned for details on the move to our new campus!
Friday, January 6Fall semester grades due
Monday, January 16Martin Luther King DayHebrew College closed
Tuesday - Friday, January 17-20Ordination programs’ January Intensive Seminars
Monday - Friday, January 23-27Ordination programs’ Winter Seminar
Monday, January 30First day of spring semester classes
Monday, February 13Last day of Add/Drop period
Monday, February 20Presidents’ Day Hebrew College closed
Monday, March 6Erev PurimHebrew College closes at 1 pm
Tuesday, March 7PurimHebrew College closed
Friday, March 24Monday afternoon classes held
Wednesday, April 5Erev Pesach (Passover)Hebrew College closed
Thursday - Friday, April 6-7Pesach
Monday, April 10Intermediate days of Pesach, no classes heldHebrew College open
Tuesday, April 11Erev end of Pesach, no classes heldHebrew College closes at 1 pm
Wednesday - Thursday, April 12-13End days of PesachHebrew College closed
Friday, April 14No classes heldHebrew College closed
Monday, April 17Patriot's Day, no classes heldHebrew College closed
Tuesday, April 18Yom HaShoah
Tuesday, April 25Yom HaZikaron
Wednesday, April 26Yom HaAtzma’ut, no morning classes held
Tuesday, May 9Ordination programs' capstones and blessings
Friday, May 12Last day of instruction, spring semester classes
Monday-Friday, May 15-19Final exam period; all work must be turned in by 1:00 pm on Friday
Friday, May 19End of spring semester
Thursday, May 25Erev ShavuotHebrew College closes at 1 pm
Friday, May 26ShavuotHebrew College closed
Monday, May 29Memorial DayHebrew College closed
Tuesday, May 30Spring semester grades due
Thursday, June 1Master's thesis presentations
Sunday, June 4Graduation and ordination