The ESF Fall 2020 Restart Plan was approved by SUNY and meets the New York State Department of Health's "Reopening New York Higher Education Guidelines."
The Restart plan will guide us as we welcome the Fall 2020 semester with on-campus operations, including a variety of approaches to academic learning. The plan remains subject to change due to new information, guidance and/or direction received from the State of New York and the Governor's Office.
Labor Day - classes in session: September 7, Monday
Last day to drop a class: September 18, Friday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W: October 23, Friday
Advising for Spring 2021: October 26-November 3, Monday-Tuesday
Registration for Spring 2021: November 4-December 9, Wednesday-Wednesday
Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WF: November 20, Friday
Last day of classes on campus: November 24, Tuesday
Thanksgiving recess: November 25-29, Wednesday-Sunday
Reading days (remote): November 30-December 2, Monday-Wednesday
Final Exams (remote): December 3-4, Thursday-Friday
Reading day (remote): December 5-6, Saturday-Sunday
Final Exams (remote): December 7-9, Monday-Wednesday
December Commencement: December 11, Friday
Grades due: December 24, Thursday
Fall Semester 2020 Update
Dear ESF Community,
As we move closer to the official start of the Fall 2020 semester, plans are falling into place, but remain fluid. Please allow me to share some of the most recent decisions and opportunities.
Very soon, you will have the chance to join other forward-thinkers on this campus and sign the College Commitment. In so doing, you are proclaiming your willingness to hold yourself and those around you accountable for the health and safety of our community. We will succeed when we are #allinthistogether. Please watch your email for a message and join us in signing the College Commitment.