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WVU Academic Calendar

Last updated: August 31, 2022.

Fall Semester 2022

Monday, August 15 – General Registration

First Week of Instruction (Aug 17 – Aug 23)

  • Wednesday, August 17 – On Campus First Day of Classes
  • Tuesday, August 23 - Last day to Register, Add New Courses, Make Section Changes, Change Pass/Fail and Audit

Second Week of Instruction (Aug 24 – Aug 30)

Third Week of Instruction (Aug 31 – Sept 6)

  • Monday, September 5 – Labor Day Recess: University Closed

Fourth Week of Instruction (Sept 7 – Sept 13)

Fifth Week of Instruction (Sept 14 – Sept 20)

Sixth Week of Instruction (Sept 21 – Sept 27)

Seventh Week of Instruction (Sept 28 – Oct 4)

Eighth Week of Instruction (Oct 5 – Oct 11)

  • Thursday, October 6 – Mid-Check Grades Due by Noon
  • Friday, October 7 through Sunday, October 9 – Fall Break

Ninth Week of Instruction (Oct 12 – Oct 18)

Tenth Week of Instruction (Oct 19 – Oct 25)

Eleventh Week of Instruction (Oct 26 – Nov 1)

Twelfth Week of Instruction (Nov 2 – Nov 8)

  • Tuesday, November 8 – General Election Day: University Closed

Thirteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 9 – Nov 15)

  • Tuesday, November 15 - Last Day to Drop a Class and Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Fourteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 16 – Nov 22)

  • Saturday, November 19 through Sunday, November 27 – Fall Recess

Fifteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 23 – Nov 29)

  • Saturday, November 19 through Sunday, November 27 – Fall Recess

Sixteenth Week of Instruction (Nov 30 – Dec 9)

  • Thursday, December 8 – Last Day of Classes
  • Friday, December 9 – Prep Day for Finals

Final Exam Week (Dec 12 – Dec 16)

  • Monday, December 12 through Friday, December 16 – Final Exams

Saturday, December 17 – Commencement

Saturday, December 17 – Winter Recess Begins

Spring Semester 2023

Friday, January 6 – General Registration

First Week of Instruction (Jan 9 – 13)

  • Monday, January 9 – On Campus First Day of Classes
  • Friday, January 13 - Last day to Register, Add New Courses, Make Section Changes, Change Pass/Fail and Audit

Second Week of Instruction (Jan 16 – Jan 20)

  • Monday, January 16 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Recess: University Closed

Third Week of Instruction (Jan 23 – Jan 27)

Fourth Week of Instruction (Jan 30 – Feb 3)

Fifth Week of Instruction (Feb 6 – Feb 10)

Sixth Week of Instruction (Feb 13 – Feb 17)

Seventh Week of Instruction (Feb 20 – Feb 24)

Eighth Week of Instruction (Feb 27 – Mar 3)

  • Friday, March 3 – Mid-Check Grades Due by Noon

Ninth Week of Instruction (Mar 6 – Mar 10)

Tenth Week of Instruction (Mar 13 – Mar 17)

  • Saturday, March 11 through Sunday, March 19 – Spring Recess

Eleventh Week of Instruction (Mar 20 – Mar 24)

Twelfth Week of Instruction (Mar 27 – Mar 31)

Thirteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 3 – Apr 7)

  • Friday, April 7 – Spring Holiday: University Closed

Fourteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 10 – Apr 14)

  • Friday, April 14 – Last Day to Drop a Class and Last Day to Withdraw from the University

Fifteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 17 – Apr 21)

Sixteenth Week of Instruction (Apr 24 – Apr 28)

Final Exam Week (May 1 – May 5)

  • Monday, May 1 through Friday, May 5 – Final Exams

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 12, May 13 and May 14 – Commencement

Summer Semester 2023

First Week of Instruction (May 15 – May 19)

  • Monday, May 15 – General Registration
  • Monday, May 15 – On Campus First Day of Classes

Second Week of Instruction (May 22 – May 26)

Third Week of Instruction (May 29 – Jun 2)

  • Monday, May 29 – Memorial Day Recess: University Closed

Fourth Week of Instruction (Jun 5 – Jun 9)

Fifth Week of Instruction (Jun 12 – Jun 16)

Sixth Week of Instruction (Jun 19 – Jun 23)

  • Friday, June 23 – Final Exam for First Six-Week Session

Seventh Week of Instruction (Jun 26 – Jun 30)

Eighth Week of Instruction (Jul 3 – Jul 7)

  • Tuesday, July 4 – Independence Day Recess: University Closed

Ninth Week of Instruction (Jul 10 – Jul 14)

Tenth Week of Instruction (Jul 17 – Jul 21)

Eleventh Week of Instruction (Jul 24 – Jul 28)

Twelfth Week of Instruction (Jul 31 – Aug 4)

  • Friday, August 4 – Final Exam for Second Six-Week Session and 12-Week Session

Friday, August 11 – Degree Conferring Date (No Ceremonies)