University of Southern California

Academics

Academic Calendar

Summer Semester 2013 58 instructional days
Registration Mon-Tue May 20-21
Classes Begin Wed May 22
Memorial Day Mon May 27
Independence Day Thu-Fri July 4-5
Classes End Tue August 13
Fall Semester 2013 72 instructional days
Open Registration Mon-Fri August 19-23
Move-In Wed August 21
Classes Begin Mon August 26
Labor Day Mon September 2
Thanksgiving Wed-Sat November 27-30
Classes End Fri December 6
Study Days Sat-Tue December 7-10
Exams Wed-Wed December 11-18
Winter Recess Thu-Sun December 19-January 12
Spring Semester 2014 73 instructional days
Open Registration Thu-Fri January 9-10
Classes Begin Mon January 13
Martin Luther King’s Birthday Mon January 20
Presidents’ Day Mon February 17
Spring Recess Mon-Sat March 17-22
Classes End Fri May 2
Study Days Sat-Tue May 3-6
Exams Wed-Wed May 7-14
Commencement Fri May 16