Penn State Mark

Spring 2022 Academic Calendar

Key Dates and Deadlines for the Spring 2022 Semester
Description Day Date
Intent to Graduate - Activation Period Wednesday - Monday January 5 - 24
Leave of Absence - Deadline Friday January 7
1 3Arrival Day - New Students Saturday January 8
Student Registration - Deadline Sunday January 9
Classes Begin Monday January 10
2Regular Drop - Deadline Saturday January 15 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)
2Regular Add - Deadline Sunday January 16 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)
2Late Drop Begins Sunday January 16
2Late Registration Begins Monday January 17
Martin Luther King Day - No Classes Monday January 17
Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period Monday - Sunday February 14 - March 6
Spring Break - No Classes Sunday - Saturday March 6 - 12
2Late Drop - Deadline Friday April 8 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)
Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students) Friday April 8
Withdrawal - Deadline Friday April 29 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Classes End Friday April 29
3Study Days Saturday - Sunday April 30 - May 1
3Final Exams Monday - Friday May 2 - 6
3Commencement Friday - Sunday May 6 - 8

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.
3These dates may vary among campuses.