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Subject to Change due to COVID-19

The current ESF Catalog is online only, and is updated as needed throughout the year. To view the version officially associated with a particular year of entry to the College, please refer to the appropriate catalog of record.

Academic Calendar

2021-22 Academic Year

Spring 2022

Syracuse Campus

Classes beginJanuary 24, Monday
Last day to add a classJanuary 31, Monday
Last day to drop a class(requires instructor and advisor approval on a registration form)February 18, Friday
Spring breakMarch 13-20, Sunday-Sunday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WMarch 29, Tuesday
Advising for Fall 2022April 6-12, Wednesday-Tuesday
Registration for Fall 2022April 13-May 11, Wednesday-Wednesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFApril 29, Friday
Last day of classesMay 4, Wednesday
Reading dayMay 5, Thursday
Final ExamsMay 6, Friday
ESF May CommencementMay 7, Saturday
Final ExamsMay 9, Monday
Reading dayMay 10, Tuesday
Final ExamsMay 11-12, Wednesday-Thursday
Grades dueMay 19, Thursday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inJanuary 17, Monday
Ranger School spring breakMarch 13-20, Sunday-Sunday
Ranger School GraduationMay 14, Saturday

Summer 2022

MaymesterMay 16-27, Monday-Friday
Summer Session I May 23-July 1, Monday-Friday
Combined Summer Session May 23-August 12, Monday-Friday
Memorial Day - College closedMay 30, Monday
Juneteenth - College ClosedJune 20, Monday
July 4 - College ClosedJuly 4, Monday
Summer Session II July 5-August 12, Tuesday-Friday

2022-23 Academic Year

Fall 2022

Syracuse Campus

Classes beginAugust 29, Monday
Labor Day (no classes)September 5, Monday
Last day to add a classSeptember 6, Tuesday
Last day to drop a classSeptember 23, Friday
Advising for Spring 2023October 24-November 1, Monday-Tuesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WOctober 28, Friday
Registration for Spring 2023November 2-December 9, Wednesday-Friday
Thanksgiving RecessNovember 20-27, Sunday-Sunday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFDecember 2, Friday
Last day of classesDecember 9, Friday
December CommencementDecember 9, Friday
Reading daysDecember 10-11, Saturday-Sunday
Final ExamsDecember 12-14, Monday-Wednesday
Reading dayDecember 13, Tuesday
Reading day (am)December 15, Thursday
Final Exams PMDecember 15, Thursday
Final ExamsDecember 16, Friday
Last day to register for Spring 2023 to avoid late registration feeDecember 16, Friday
Grades dueDecember 23, Friday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inAugust 14, Sunday
Ranger School classes beginAugust 17, Wednesday
Labor Day (no classes)September 5, Monday
No classes (Ranger School only)October 10, Monday
Thanksgiving RecessNovember 20-27, Sunday-Sunday
Last day of classes Ranger School December 16, Friday

Spring 2023

Syracuse Campus

Martin Luther King Day - no classes January 16, Monday
Classes beginJanuary 17, Tuesday
Last day to add a classJanuary 24, Tuesday
Last day to drop a classFebruary 10, Friday
Spring breakMarch 12-19, Sunday-Sunday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WMarch 21, Tuesday
Advising for Fall 2023March 29-April 4, Wednesday-Tuesday
Registration for Fall 2023April 5-25, Wednesday-Tuesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFApril 21, Friday
Last day of classesApril 25, Tuesday
Reading dayApril 26, Wednesday
Final ExamsApril 27-28, Thursday-Friday
Reading daysApril 29-30, Saturday-Sunday
Final ExamsMay 1-3, Monday-Wednesday
Last day to register for Fall 2023 to avoid late registration feeMay 3, Wednesday
ESF May CommencementMay 6, Saturday
ESF/SU Joint May CommencementMay 7, Sunday
Grades dueMay 10, Wednesday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inJanuary 8, Sunday
Ranger School classes beginJanuary 9, Monday
Martin Luther King Day - no classes January 16, Monday
Ranger School spring breakMarch 12-19, Sunday-Sunday
Ranger School GraduationMay 13, Saturday

Summer 2023

No entries found at this time; check back later.

2023-24 Academic Year

Fall 2023

Syracuse Campus

Classes beginAugust 28, Monday
Labor Day (no classes)September 4, Monday
Last day to add a classSeptember 5, Tuesday
Last day to drop a classSeptember 22, Friday
Advising for Spring 2024October 23-31, Monday-Tuesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WOctober 27, Friday
Registration for Spring 2024November 1-December 8, Wednesday-Friday
Thanksgiving RecessNovember 19-26, Sunday-Sunday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFDecember 1, Friday
December CommencementDecember 8, Friday
Last day of classesDecember 8, Friday
Reading dayDecember 9-10, Saturday-Sunday
Final ExamsDecember 11-13, Monday-Wednesday
Reading dayDecember 12, Tuesday
Reading day (am)December 13, Wednesday
Final Exams PMDecember 14, Thursday
Last day to register for Spring 2024 to avoid late registration feeDecember 15, Friday
Final ExamsDecember 15, Friday
Grades dueDecember 22, Friday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inAugust 13, Sunday
Ranger School classes beginAugust 16, Wednesday
Labor Day (no classes)September 4, Monday
No classes (Ranger School only)October 9, Monday
Thanksgiving RecessNovember 19-26, Sunday-Sunday
Last day of classes Ranger School December 15, Friday

Spring 2024

Syracuse Campus

Martin Luther King Day - no classes January 15, Monday
Classes beginJanuary 16, Tuesday
Last day to add a classJanuary 23, Tuesday
Last day to drop a classFebruary 9, Friday
Spring breakMarch 10-17, Sunday-Sunday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WMarch 19, Tuesday
Advising for Fall 2024March 27-April 2, Wednesday-Tuesday
Registration for Fall 2024April 3-23, Wednesday-Tuesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFApril 19, Friday
Last day of classesApril 23, Tuesday
Reading dayApril 24, Wednesday
Final ExamsApril 25-26, Thursday-Friday
Reading daysApril 27-28, Saturday-Sunday
Final ExamsApril 29-May 1, Monday-Wednesday
ESF May CommencementMay 4, Saturday
ESF/SU Joint May CommencementMay 5, Sunday
Grades dueMay 8, Wednesday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inJanuary 7, Sunday
Ranger School classes beginJanuary 8, Monday
Martin Luther King Day - no classes January 15, Monday
Ranger School spring breakMarch 10-17, Sunday-Sunday
Ranger School GraduationMay 11, Saturday

Summer 2024

No entries found at this time; check back later.

2024-25 Academic Year

Fall 2024

Syracuse Campus

Classes beginAugust 26, Monday
Labor Day (no classes)September 2, Monday
Last day to add a classSeptember 3, Tuesday
Last day to drop a classSeptember 20, Friday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WOctober 25, Friday
Advising for Spring 2025October 28-November 5, Monday-Tuesday
Registration for Spring 2025November 6-December 6, Wednesday-Friday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFNovember 22, Friday
Thanksgiving RecessNovember 24-December 1, Sunday-Sunday
December CommencementDecember 6, Friday
Last day of classesDecember 6, Friday
Reading daysDecember 7-8, Saturday-Sunday
Final ExamsDecember 9-11, Monday-Wednesday
Reading dayDecember 10, Tuesday
Final Exams PMDecember 12, Thursday
Reading day amDecember 12, Thursday
Final ExamsDecember 13, Friday
Grades dueDecember 20, Friday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inAugust 18, Sunday
Ranger School classes beginAugust 21, Wednesday
Labor Day (no classes)September 2, Monday
No classes (Ranger School only)October 14, Monday
Thanksgiving RecessNovember 24-December 1, Sunday-Sunday
Last day of classes Ranger School December 20, Friday

Spring 2025

Syracuse Campus

Martin Luther King Day - no classes January 20, Monday
Classes beginJanuary 21, Tuesday
Last day to add a classJanuary 28, Tuesday
Last day to drop a classFebruary 14, Friday
Spring breakMarch 16-23, Sunday-Sunday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WMarch 25, Tuesday
Advising for Fall 2025March 26-April 1, Wednesday-Tuesday
Registration for Fall 2025April 2-29, Wednesday-Tuesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WFApril 25, Friday
Last day of classesApril 29, Tuesday
Reading dayApril 30, Wednesday
Final ExamsMay 1-2, Thursday-Friday
Reading daysMay 3-4, Saturday-Sunday
Final ExamsMay 5-7, Monday-Wednesday
ESF May CommencementMay 10, Saturday
ESF/SU Joint May CommencementMay 11, Sunday
Grades dueMay 14, Wednesday

Wanakena Campus

Ranger School Arrival/Move-inJanuary 12, Sunday
Ranger School classes beginJanuary 13, Monday
Martin Luther King Day - no classes January 20, Monday
Ranger School spring breakMarch 16-23, Sunday-Sunday
Ranger School GraduationMay 17, Saturday

Summer 2025

No entries found at this time; check back later.