Yale School of Nursing, Yale University's Graduate Nursing Programs

Academic Calendar 2012-2013

student lounge stairs.Fall 2012

August 20-26 - Monday-Sunday - Orientation Week for New Students

August 20 - Monday - Graduate School New Student Orientation (Ph.D. Students only)

August 24 - Friday - Fall Online Course Registration Begins, 9:00am

August 28 - Tuesday - Orientation Day for ALL first specialty year students (returning and new)

August 29 - Wednesday - Fall Term Begins, 8:00am

                                   - NMPL & DNP New Student Orientation

August 31 - Friday - Monday Classes Meet (to make up for Labor Day Holiday)

August 31 - Friday - Deadline for graduating Ph.D. students to defend dissertations for December graduation

September 3 - Monday - No Classes, Labor Day

September 12 - Wednesday - Course Registration Deadline, 5:00pm

October 1 - Monday - Deadline for Ph.D. dissertations to be considered by  Degree Committees for award of degree in December. Final day to file petitions for Ph.D. degrees to be awarded in December.

October 15 - Monday - Deadline for graduating Master's students to have prospectus approved by Praxis Advisor

October 23 - Tuesday - YSN and Graduate School October recess begins at 5:20pm

October 29 - Monday - YSN and Graduate School October recess ends at 8:00am

November 16 - Friday - YSN and Graduate School November recess begins at 5:20pm

November 26 - Monday - YSN and Graduate School recess ends, 8:00am

December 12 - Wednesday - Graduate School Classes End, 5:20pm (Ph.D. Students only)

December 14 - Friday - YSN Classes End, 5:00pm

December 17-19 - Monday-Wednesday - YSN Final exams

December 19 - Wednesday - Holiday recess for all students begins, 5:00pm


Spring 2013

January 11 - Friday - Spring Online Course Registration Begins; 9:00am

January 13-18 - Sun.-Fri. - DNP Winter Intensive Session

January 14 - Monday - Spring term begins, 8:00am

January 18 - Friday - Monday Classes Meet (to make up for MLK Holiday)

January 21 - Monday - No Classes, Martin Luther King Day

January 29 - Tuesday - Course Registration Deadline, 5:00pm

February 15 - Friday - Deadline for graduating Ph.D. students to defend their dissertations for May graduation.

March 8 - Friday - Spring recess for all students begins, 5:20pm

March 15 - Friday- Deadline for Ph.D. dissertations to be considered by the Degree Committees for award of degree in May.  Final day to file petitions for Ph.D. degrees to be awarded in May.

March 25 - Monday - Spring Recess Ends, 8:00am

March 28 - Thursday - Deadline for graduating Masters Students to submit a complete, first draft of their Praxis to their Praxis Advisor.

May 1 - Wednesday - Graduate School Classes End, 5:30pm (PhD students only)

May 2 - Thursday - Graduate School Final Exams Begin (PhD students only)

* May 7 - Tuesday- YSN Classes End, 8:00pm

* May 8 - Wednesday - YSN Final Exams Begin, 8:00am

May 8 - Wednesday - Graduate School Spring Terms Ends

* May 10 - Friday - YSN Spring Tem Ends

May 15 - Wednesday - 2 hardbound copies of Masters Thesis OR 1 softbound copy of Praxis due to Office of Student Affairs, 12:00 Noon

May 20 - Monday - University Commencement


Summer 2013

May 13 - Monday - Summer term begins, 8:00am

May 27 - Monday - No Classes, Memorial Day

June 5-7 - Wed.-Fri. - DNP Summer Intensive Session

July 4 - Thursday - No Classes, Independence Day

July 31 - Wednesday - Summer Term Ends, 5:00pm

 

* Change due to cancelations from Winter Strom Nemo


Academic Year 2011-2012

Academic Year 2013-2014