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2018-2019 Academic Calendar

2018

July
30 Mon HST MD 1st Year Orientation
August
24 Fri LAST DAY to submit Fall RA, TA and Fellowship Applications
27 Mon MIT On-Line Registration Opens
27 Mon HST Thesis due for September MIT degree
30 Thu HST New Student Orientation
31 Fri LAST Day to sign up for MIT Family Health Insurance OR to waive individual coverage
September
3 Mon Holiday - Labor Day - No Classes
4 Tue HST HMS & Harvard GSAS Classes Begin
4 Tue MIT Registration Day (ALL HST Students)
5 Wed MIT Classes Begin
6 Thu PhD Orientation, Part 2
7 Fri MIT Fall Registration Deadline
7 Fri MIT February Degree Application Deadline
21 Fri MIT Student Holiday (no MIT classes)
28 Fri MD Intent to Apply for Honors
October
4 Thu HST Faculty Poster Session
5 Fri ADD Deadline (MIT classes)
5 Fri MIT Cross-Registration Deadline
8 to 9 Mon Holiday - Columbus Day (HMS & GSAS classes Tues.) - No Classes
15 Mon MD Admissions Deadline (AMCAS deadline)
26 to 27 Fri MIT Family Weekend
November
12 Mon Holiday - Veterans Day (GSAS classes meet) - No Classes
21 Wed Holiday - HST HMS Wednesday Holiday (MIT, GSAS classes meet) - No Classes
21 Wed DROP Deadline (MIT Subjects)
22 to 23 Thu Holiday - Thanksgiving Recess - No Classes
December
1 Sat MEMP PhD Admissions (through Biophysics)
3 Mon MIT On-Line Pre-Registration Opens
5 Wed Harvard GSAS Classes End
11 to 20 Tue Harvard GSAS Final Exam Period
12 Wed MIT Classes End
14 Fri HST/HMS Classes End
15 Sat HST PhD Admissions Application Deadline (MIT & SEAS)
17 to 19 Mon HST/HMS Final Exam Period
17 to 21 Mon MIT Final Exam Period
20 Thu Winter Recess Begins (HMS)
21 Fri Winter Recess Begins (GSAS)
22 Sat Winter Recess Begins (MIT)
27 Thu Deadline to Initiate MIT Spring Pre-Registration

2019

January
7 Mon HST/HMS Winter Session and MIT IAP Begins
17 Thu FINAL Spring pre-registration deadline
21 Mon Holiday - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Classes
25 Fri LAST DAY to submit Spring RA, TA and Fellowship Applications
28 Mon Harvard GSAS Spring Term Classes Begin
28 Mon MEMP Oral Qualifying Exams
28 Mon MIT On-Line Registration Opens (ALL students)
29 Tue MEMP Oral Qualifying Exams
31 Thu LAST Day to sign up for MIT Family Health Insurance OR to waive individual coverage
February
1 Fri HST/HMS Winter Session and MIT IAP Ends
4 Mon HST PhD Thesis Due for the February MIT Degree
4 Mon MIT Registration Day (ALL HST students)
4 Mon HST/HMS Spring Classes Begin
5 Tue MIT Spring Classes Begin
8 Fri TQE Contract Due
8 Fri MIT Spring Registration Deadline
8 Fri MIT June Degree Application Deadline
18 Mon Holiday - President's Day - No Classes
19 Tue MIT follows Monday Schedule of Classes
March
8 Fri Last Day to ADD MIT Subjects
12 Tue Soma Weiss Student Research Day
18 to 22 Mon Harvard GSAS Spring Vacation (MIT & HST/HMS classes meet)
22 Fri HST/HMS Year 2 Classes End
25 to 29 Mon MIT Spring Vacation (HMS and GSAS classes meet)
April
15 to 16 Mon Holiday - Patriot's Day (GSAS courses meet) - No Classes
15 to 19 Mon HST/HMS Year 1 Spring Vacation (MIT and GSAS meet)
25 Thu MIT Deadline to DROP Spring Subjects
May
1 Wed Harvard GSAS Spring Classes End
1 Wed MIT Summer and Fall Pre-Registration Opens
9 to 18 Thu Harvard GSAS Final Exam Period
16 Thu MIT Subjects End
17 Fri HST/HMS Year 1 Classes End
20 Mon PhD Thesis Due for June MIT Degree
20 to 24 Mon MIT and HST/HMS Year 1 - Final Exam Period
24 Fri LAST DAY to submit Summer RA, TA and Fellowship Applications
27 Mon Holiday - Memorial Day - No Classes
30 Thu Deadline to Initiate MIT Summer Pre-Registration
30 Thu MEMP Oral Qualifying Exams
30 Thu Harvard Commencement
31 Fri MEMP Oral Qualifying Exams (morning only)
31 Fri HST Graduation Celebration
June
7 Fri MIT Commencement
14 Fri MIT Summer Registration Deadline
14 Fri MIT September Degree Application
17 Mon Deadline to Initiate MIT Fall Pre-Registration