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Where can I find a detailed Rutgers academic calendar?

Right now, I need a detailed Rutgers academic calendar to make some plans for the year. However, I cannot find a decent Rutgers calendar anywhere. Searching for “academic calendar Rutgers” I have found some pdf file that makes no sense to me. I hope you have a better copy of it.
So, if you know where to find a Rutgers Newark academic calendar, share it with me, please.

Rodney Fox

in Events and Holidays

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Derrick Little on August 6, 2018

I don’t know what pdf file you’ve managed to find, but I have a perfectly understandable copy just at the university’s website. In case you don’t know where it is, here’s the link:  I’m a constant visitor there. Don’t know how you can manage it without the Rutgers website.

So, to find the full academic calendar of Rutgers, you should visit its registrar page. Make sure you have the Newark one. Here’s where you should go:  There, you’ll see a side tab with various resources and schedules. An academic calendar is what you need, obviously.

So, here you can see a few various calendars for the students of the university. Depending on your goals, you can choose a full one or specific spring, fall, or Rutgers commencement schedules. Let’s just take a look at the whole calendar. I’ll tell you the most important dates.

This year, the fall semester begins on Tuesday, September 4. The long-awaited Thanksgiving recess is from November 22 till November 25. That’s a few days of rest and holidays. The end of the regular classes is on December 12. Then, your reading day and exams begin. After about a month of winter session (December 21-January 18), you get a few free days to enjoy the rest and piece before another semester of hard work and studies begins. On January 22, be ready to continue your studies right until May 6. It’s a long way that cannot go without a few holidays, of course, there a spring recess (March 16 – March 24) and a few federal holidays. In general, this stage of Rutgers academic calendars is always the longest. However, in the end, you are rewarded with a long break that lasts the whole summer.

In general, I’d say that Newark Rutgers academic calendar is always of the same stricter, varying only in the exact dates. So, if it’s not your first year there, you can schedule your holidays in advance.

Caroline Campbella year ago

Is this the whole calendar you are talking about -  Though it has the most important events scheduled, it’s pretty basic. There are no details. That’s why I prefer to open the smaller calendars of a fall or spring semester. They have information about deadlines which is more important. There are also some federal holidays that should be taken into account. Such holidays as Columbus Day, Veterans Day, New Year, Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Memorial Day are a part of an academic year. Luckily, all classes are dismissed on this dates and students get more rest. In addition, there are some religious holidays that serve a legit excuse to miss classes.

In general, I think that the Rutgers academic year schedule given on the official website is the best version that’s easiest to follow.

Noel Byrda year ago

Rutgers academic year always begins after the Labor Day. I’ve never seen it open its classes before it. Though, most establishments do the same. Frankly, I also don’t see the point of starting lessons for two days before doing a break. Also, the spring break in many establishments coincides with Easter combining the regular schedule with religious holidays. However, this year is a bit different at Rutgers. Are students still allowed to miss the Monday after Easter?

Also, Rutgers Newark academic calendar isn’t much different from the other Rutgers schools. So, I bet you can use another one if you don’t have this one at hand.

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