Academic Calendar

This is the primary academic calendar for Vermont State University. There are separate academic calendars if you are in the Resort & Hospitality Management degree program or the Practical Nursing certificate program.

Summer Sessions 2024

DateSchedule
Tuesday, May 28Full term courses start
First summer session begins
Wednesday, May 29First summer session deadline to add a course
Friday, May 31First summer session deadline to drop without a “W” grade
Saturday, June 1Full term deadline to add a course
Thursday, June 6Full term deadline to drop without a “W” grade
Tuesday, June 18First summer session deadline to drop a course
Friday, June 28Student Faculty Evaluation period begins for 1st half Summer courses
Wednesday, July 3First summer session ends
Student Faculty Evaluation period ends for 1st half Summer courses
Monday, July 8Second summer session begins
Tuesday, July 9Second summer session deadline to add a course
Friday, July 12Second summer session deadline to drop without a “W” grade
Monday, July 15Full term deadline to drop a course
Wednesday, July 31First summer session deadline to drop a course
Monday, August 12Student Faculty Evaluation period begins for 2nd half Summer courses
Friday, August 16Second summer session ends
Full term courses end
Student Faculty Evaluation period ends for 2nd half and full Summer courses

Fall 2024

DateSchedule
Monday, August 26First day of classes
Monday, September 2No classes – Labor Day
Monday-Friday, October 7-11No classes – Fall break
Monday-Friday, November 25-29No classes – Thanksgiving break
Friday, December 13Last day of classes
Monday, December 16Reading Day (workday for faculty)
Tuesday-Friday December 17-20Final examination period

Winter 2025

Thursday, January 2 – Saturday, January 18

Spring 2025

DateSchedule
Tuesday, January 21First day of classes
Monday-Friday, February 24-28Winter Break
Monday-Friday, April 7-11Spring Break
Friday, May 9Last day of classes
Monday, May 12Reading Day (non-workday for faculty)
Tuesday-Friday, May 13-16Final examination period
Saturday-Sunday, May 17-18VTSU Commencements