Home- Academics- Academic Calendar Academic Calendar The official academic calendar lists many important dates and academic-year milestones. Current Academic Calendar CALENDAR: 2015–2016 Future Years Approved academic calendar: 2016-2017 Approved academic calendar: 2017-2018 Approved academic calendar: 2018-2019 Other Calendars and Schedules Schedule for the first day of classes Final exam schedule Day-to-day campus calendar Commencement Alumni event calendar Academics Majors and Minors Departments and Programs Off-Campus Study Core Curriculum Scholars Programs Fellowships & Scholarships Pre-Professional Planning Academic Calendar University Catalogue Course Offerings Libraries RELATED LINKS Libraries LIBRARIES Colgate's state-of-the-art libraries power the research of students and faculty. Centers and Institutes CENTERS AND INSTITUTES Promoting research, study, debate, and collaboration across fields. Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Success after Colgate SUCCESS AFTER COLGATE Alumni from each of our majors have accomplished great things with their liberal arts degrees.