Winter Session

Online classes: January 3–21, 2022

October 15, 2021
Registration begins.
TBA
Financial aid deadline.
December 6, 2021
Registration deadline for visiting students.
December 24 to
December 31, 2021
Cornell is closed for winter break. The university reopens on Monday, January 3, 2022.
January 3, 2022
Instruction begins.
January 4, 2022
(11:59 p.m.)
Last day to add a class or change credit hours.

Requests to add a class beyond this date require a petition.
January 3–5 2022
0% tuition liability for courses dropped during this period.
January 6–7 2022
50% tuition liability for courses dropped during this period.
January 8, 2022
100% tuition liability for courses dropped on or after this date.
January 10, 2022
(11:59 p.m.)
Last day to drop a class without a petition and without the letter "W" appearing on your transcript.

Last day to change grading basis.
Variable dates
Course evaluation system open for students a few days before the end of class.
January 21, 2022
Instruction ends.

Final exams will be held on this date, at a time to be arranged by your instructor.