Home- Academics- Academic Calendar Academic Calendar The official academic calendar lists many important dates and academic-year milestones. Current Academic Calendar CALENDAR: 2016–2017 Future Years Approved academic calendar: 2017-2018 Approved academic calendar: 2018-2019 Approved academic calendar: 2019-2020 Other Calendars and Schedules Schedule for the first day of classes Final exam schedule Commencement Campus and community events Alumni, parent, and family events Academics Majors and Minors Departments and Programs Off-Campus Study Core Curriculum Student Research Fellowships & Scholarships Scholars Programs 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.