Check the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, RPI Academic Calendar 2023-2024 and schedule. These include important dates and deadlines. Registration for the Spring semester occurs in early November and registration for the Fall semester occurs in the preceding Spring, usually in early April.
RPI academic calendar fall 2023
Check out the important dates, deadlines, and schedules on the RPI academic calendar for fall 2023.
- Pre-registration for the Fall 2023 semester opens for currently enrolled students from March 20, 2023, to April 3, 2023.
- Fall 2023 registration add/drop reopens on May 1, 2023.
- RPI Fall Semester 2023 begins on August 28, 2023.
- RPI Reunion and Homecoming 2023 is from October 13, 2023 to October 14, 2023.
- The last day for students to drop classes for Fall Term III (Seven weeks only) is October 16, 2023.
- The last day to file an on-line Degree Application via SIS with Registrar’s Office for December 31, 2023 graduation is October 20, 2023.
- The last day for undergraduate and graduate students to drop a course for full term is October 20, 2023.
- Consultation weeks are from October 23, 2023, to November 3, 2023. Advisement for Spring 2024 registration. Students should consult with their faculty advisors.
- RPI Family Weekend is from October 27, 2023, to October 29, 2023.
- Doctoral dissertations are due to advisors on October 27, 2023, according to the RPI academic calendar 2023-2024.
- Master’s theses and Engineering projects are due to advisors for December 2023 graduates on November 3, 2023.
- Master’s theses are due in the Office of Graduate Education for December 2023 graduates. Last day to defend doctoral dissertations on November 13, 2023.
- RPI Thanksgiving Break 2023 is from November 22, 2023, to November 24, 2023. There no classes and Dining Halls closed.
- Classes resume on November 27, 2023, after the RPI thanksgiving break.
- Doctoral dissertations are due in the Office of Graduate Education for December 2023 graduates on November 27, 2023.
- The last day of Classes is December 8, 2023. It is the deadline for completion of NE/I grade expectations related to Summer 2023 courses.
- Reading/Study days are from December 11, 2023, to December 13, 2023. Instructors can schedule no exams nor require any student work expectations on these days.
- RPI fall 2023 Final Examinations are from December 14, 2023, to December 20, 2023.
- Residence halls close at noon on December 21, 2023. Resident dining halls close after dinner.
- December 31, 2023 is the Official date of December graduation; diplomas mailed to students after final clearance is completed in January. Degree recipients may take part in the May 2024 Commencement ceremony.
We’ll update you when the RPI academic calendar changes. For more, visit the RPI website for more.