A Year at a Glance

First Semester (Fall 2022)

August 8: CDE Academic Orientation begins
September 8: Williams College Fall Semester classes begin
A Friday in October: Mountain Day (no classes)
October 10-11: Reading Period (no classes)
November 23-27: Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
December 9: Fall Semester classes end
December 12–19: Final Exams
December 20: Winter Break begins
December 20–January 2: No classes

Winter Study (January 2023)

January 3: Winter Study classes begin (No late arrivals!)
January 16: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)
January 26: Winter Study classes end
January 27–31: Winter Recess

Second Semester (Spring 2023)

February 1: Spring Semester classes begin
March 18-April 2: Spring Break
May 12: Spring Semester classes end
May 13–21: Final Exams
May TBD: CDE Paper Presentations

Graduation and Departure

June 2: CDE Class Night
June 4: Graduation

Detailed CDE Calendar

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