TAMU Academic Calendar for 2023-2024: Important Dates

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TAMU Academic Calendar for 2023-2024: Important Dates

Check out important dates and deadlines, holidays, move-in dates, exam schedules, etc. on the TAMU academic calendar 2023-2024. Texas A&M University academic calendar is typically divided into two 16-week semesters (Fall and Spring), and a 12-week Summer term. In addition, there is a Winter Mini-mester which is typically three weeks long, and takes place in between the Fall and Spring semesters.

The exact dates of each term may vary slightly from year to year, but typically the Fall semester starts in late August or early September, the Spring semester starts in late January or early February, and the Summer term starts in late May or early June.

There are also several breaks throughout the academic year, such as Thanksgiving break, Winter break, and Spring break. The specific dates for these breaks can also vary slightly from year to year, but they generally follow a similar schedule each year.

Remember, All dates and times on the TAMU Academic Calendar are subject to change.

Table of Contents

  • Texas A&M academic calendar fall 2023
    • TAMU A&M move-in day fall 2023
  • TAMU academic calendar spring 2024
  • TAMU academic calendar summer 2023
  • TAMU academic calendar 2023-2024 PDF
  • TAMU final exam schedule

Texas a&m academic calendar fall 2023

As the summer season winds down, college students across the country are gearing up for the upcoming fall semester. At Texas A&M University, students can start preparing for the Fall 2023 semester by taking a look at the academic calendar.

The first major date to keep in mind is August 16th, 2023. On this day, the TAMU Graduation Application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2023. Additionally, the undergraduate change of curriculum period begins on the same day. This is a great opportunity for students to review their academic plans and make any necessary adjustments.

The last day to register for fall semester classes is August 18th, 2023, so students should make sure to have their schedules set before this deadline. Classes officially start on August 21st, and students have until August 25th to add or drop courses.

Students should also be aware of the upcoming holidays and deadlines. The Labor Day holiday falls on September 4th, and the fall official census date is September 6th. This is also the undergraduate deadline to submit a request for a change of curriculum.

For students planning to graduate in December, the last day to apply for all degrees without a late fee is September 22nd. The undergraduate degree plan approval deadline is September 30th, and mid-semester grades are due on October 9th.

Fall break is scheduled for October 9th and 10th, providing students with a much-needed break before the second half of the semester begins. The last day to apply for fall 2023 graduation online is November 1st.

As the semester winds down, there are a few important dates to keep in mind. The last day to drop courses with no penalty is November 15th, and the last day to withdraw from the University is also November 15th. December 4th marks the last day of fall semester classes, and final exams are scheduled from December 7th to December 12th.

For those planning to graduate in December, the Degree Requirement Verification (DRV) deadline per Student is November 15th. The last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate is December 13th, and fall grades are due on the same day. Finally, TAMU Commencement and Commissioning for all degrees in College Station are scheduled from December 14th to December 16th.

Overall, the Fall 2023 schedule at Texas A&M University is packed with important dates and deadlines. Students should make sure to keep these dates in mind as they plan their schedules and work towards their academic goals. With careful planning and attention to deadlines, students can make the most of their time at TAMU and achieve success in their academic pursuits.

Below is the detailed schedule for fall 2023.

  1. TAMU Graduation Application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2023 from Wednesday, August 16, 2023.
  2. The undergraduate change of curriculum period begins on Wednesday, August 16, 2023.
  3. The last day to register for fall semester classes is Friday, August 18, 2023, by 5 p.m. 
  4. TAMU fall 2023 classes start on Monday, August 21, 2023. It is the first day of fall semester classes.
  5. Friday, August 25, 2023, is the Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester.
  6. Labor Day holiday is Monday, September 04, 2023. It is a Faculty and Staff Holiday and there are No classes.
  7. The fall official census date is Wednesday, September 06, 2023.
  8. The undergraduate deadline to submit a request for a change of curriculum is Monday, September 18, 2023. 
  9. The last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December without a late fee is Friday, September 22, 2023.
  10. The undergraduate degree plan approval deadline is Saturday, September 30, 2023.
  11. Mid-semester grades are due on Monday, October 09, 2023, by 12 p.m. (noon).
  12. TAMU Fall break 2023 is on Monday, October 9, 2023, and Tuesday, October 10, 2023.
  13. The last day to apply for fall 2023 graduation online is Wednesday, November 01, 2023.
  14. The last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) is Wednesday, November 15, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  15. The last day to change KINE 198/199 Grade Type for fall 2023 is Wednesday, November 15, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  16. The last day to withdraw from the University is Wednesday, November 15, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  17. Fall 2023 Degree Candidates: The Degree Requirement Verification (DRV) deadline per Student is Wednesday, November 15, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  18. TAMU Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day is Saturday, November 18, 2023.
  19. TAMU Thanksgiving break 2023 is from Wednesday, November 22, 2023, to Friday, November 24, 2023. It is Faculty and Staff holiday. No classes. Classes resume on Monday, November 27, 2023.
  20. The last day of fall semester classes is Monday, December 04, 2023.
  21. The last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December is Monday, December 04, 2023.
  22. Reading days are Tuesday, December 05, and Wednesday, December 06, 2023.
  23. Fall semester final examinations for all students are from Thursday, December 07, 2023, to Tuesday, December 12, 2023.
  24. The last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in TAMU Howdy is Wednesday, December 13, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  25. Fall 2023 grades are due on Wednesday, December 13, 2023, by 6 p.m. for all degree candidates to the Office of the Registrar. Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 10 p.m.
  26. TAMU Commencement and Commissioning for all degrees in College Station are from Thursday, December 14, 2023, to Saturday, December 16, 2023. Additional details will be posted on graduation.tamu.edu as they become available.
  27. Final grades for all students are due to the Office of the Registrar on Monday, December 18, 2023, by 12 p.m. (noon). Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
  28. The undergraduate change of curriculum period begins on Tuesday, December 19, 2023.

TAMU a&m move-in day fall 2023

TAMU a&m Move-in day 2023 for fall semester is from August 17 2023 to August 23 2023 depending on where you’re living on campus and will be scheduled first-come-first-serve.

According to the TAMU academic calendar, you will schedule your Check-In Appointment in myHousing Portal. Whether you are a freshman or continuing student, ensure you complete the Annual Housing Orientation, also accessed in myHousing Portal before scheduling your Check-In Appointment.

At your check-in appointment, which takes place in person, you will check in to your hall or apartment and receive your key. You will need to bring your TAMU ID or another photo ID to check-in.

Once you have checked in, you can move your belongings into your room/apartment right then, or at another time that is convenient to you.

You don’t have to move all your belongings in during your appointment time. You will receive details on where your specific check-in will take place in early August. Constantly check the TAMU academic calendar to see if there are any changes.

If you have not yet received your TAMU ID and your photo has been approved, you should receive it at your hall/apartment check-in appointment. If your photo has not been approved, you will receive a temporary access card that will grant you entrance to your hall/apartment building.

TAMU academic calendar spring 2024

TAMU academic calendar Spring semester 2023 starts from Tuesday, January 16, 2024 to Thursday, May 7, 2024.

  1. Graduation Application opens for Spring 2024 Degree Candidates on December 18th, 2023.
  2. The last day to register for classes is January 12th, 2024, at 5 p.m.
  3. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day falls on January 15th, 2024.
  4. The first day of classes for the Spring term is on January 16th, 2024.
  5. The last day to Add/Drop Courses is on January 22nd, 2024.
  6. January 31st, 2024, is the Census Date.
  7. Undergraduate Change of Curriculum Deadline is on February 12th, 2024.
  8. The Graduation Application Deadline is on February 16th, 2024.
  9. President’s Day is observed on February 19th, 2024, at the Bush School Washington, D.C. site.
  10. Mid-semester Grades are Due on March 4th, 2024, at 12 p.m.
  11. TAMU Spring Break 2024 is observed from March 11th, 2024, to March 15th, 2024.
  12. The last day to Apply for Spring Graduation is on March 27th, 2024.
  13. Preregistration for the 2024 first term, second term, 10-week summer semester, and fall 2024 semester occurs from March 28th, 2024, to April 11th, 2024, according to TAMU academic calendar 2024-2025.
  14. Reading Day (No Classes) is observed on March 29th, 2024.
  15. The Q-Drop Deadline is on April 16th, 2024, at 5 p.m.
  16. Degree Requirement Verification Deadline, Last Day to Change KINE 198/199 Grade Type for Spring 2024, and Spring 2024 Withdrawal Deadline are all on April 16th, 2024, at 5 p.m.
  17. Muster, Campus Ceremony, takes place on April 21st, 2024.
  18. No Regular Course Examinations (Except for Laboratory & 1-Hour Courses) on April 29th, 2024.
  19. The Last Day of Classes for the Spring term is on April 30th, 2024.
  20. Spring 2024 Graduation Deadline – The last Day to Apply is on April 30th, 2024.
  21. Spring Redefined Day takes place on May 1st, 2024.
  22. Reading Day (No Classes) is observed on May 1st, 2024.
  23. Final Examinations for Spring 2024 occur on May 2nd, 2024, May 3rd, 2024, May 6th, 2024, and May 7th, 2024.
  24. Tuition Rebate Application Deadline for May 2024 Undergraduate Degree Candidates is on May 8th, 2024, at 5 p.m.
  25. Grades are Due for May 2024 Degree Candidates on May 8th, 2024, at 6 p.m.
  26. Commencement and Commissioning take place in College Station on May 9th, 2024, May 10th, 2024, and May 11th, 2024.
  27. Commencement and Commissioning occur in Galveston on May 10th, 2024.
  28. Final Grades Due – Spring 2024 is on May 13th, 2024, at 12 p.m.
  29. Undergraduate Change of Curriculum takes place on May 14th, 2024

TAMU academic calendar summer 2023

The summer schedule for Texas A&M University (TAMU) in 2023 includes several important dates for students. The graduation application for students graduating in August 2023 opens on May 17, 2023. The first term and 10-week semester classes start on May 30, 2023, with the last day for adding or dropping courses on June 2, 2023.

Independence Day is a holiday on July 4, 2023. The first term classes end on July 3, 2023, and the final examinations for all students will be held on July 5, 2023. The second term classes start on July 6, 2023, with the last day for adding or dropping courses on July 11, 2023. The second term classes end on August 8, 2023, and the final examinations for all students will be held from August 9 to August 10, 2023. The deadline for grades to be submitted is August 11, 2023.

Below is the TAMU Summer 2023 schedule.

  1. TAMU Graduation Application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2023 on Wednesday, May 17, 2023.
  2. The last day to register for the first term and 10-week semester classes is Friday, May 26, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  3. Memorial Day holiday is Monday, May 29, 2023. It is TAMU Faculty and Staff Holiday.
  4. TAMU summer 2023 classes start on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. It is the first day of the first term and 10-week semester classes.
  5. The last day for adding/dropping courses for the first term and the 10-week semester is Friday, June 02, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  6. Summer first term and 10-week official census date is Friday, June 02, 2023.
  7. Juneteenth Emancipation Day is Monday, June 19, 2023. It is Faculty and Staff Holiday.
  8. The last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the first term is Tuesday, June 20, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  9. The last day to change KINE 198/199 Grade Type for the first term is Tuesday, June 20, 2023, by 5 p.m. 
  10. The last day to officially withdraw from the University for the first term is Tuesday, June 20, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  11. The undergraduate deadline to submit a request for a change of curriculum is Tuesday, June 27, 2023.
  12. TAMU summer first-term classes end on Monday, July 03, 2023. It is the last day of the first summer term classes.
  13. There are no classes at TAMU Bush School Washington, D.C. site from Monday, July 03, 2023, to Thursday, July 06, 2023.
  14. Independence Day is Tuesday, July 04, 2023. It is TAMU Faculty and Staff Holiday.
  15. First-term final examinations for all students are on Wednesday, July 05, 2023.
  16. There are no 10-Week Semester Classes on Wednesday, July 05, 2023. This does not apply to clinical placements for the School of Nursing.
  17. The last day to register for second-term classes is Wednesday, July 05, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  18. TAMU summer second-term classes start on Thursday, July 06, 2023. It is the first day of second-term classes.
  19. The last day to apply online for all degrees to be awarded in August 2023 without a late fee is Friday, July 07, 2023.
  20. The first term final grades are due to the Office of the Registrar on Monday, July 10, 2023, by 12 p.m. (noon). Grades will be available for viewing in TAMU Howdy after 5 p.m.
  21. The last day for adding/dropping courses for the second term is Tuesday, July 11, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  22. The Summer second term official census date is Tuesday, July 11, 2023.
  23. The last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the 10-week semester is Thursday, July 20, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  24. The last day to officially withdraw from the University for the 10-week semester is Thursday, July 20, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  25. The last day of classes at the TAMU Bush School Washington, D.C. site is Monday, July 24, 2023.
  26. Final examinations at the Bush School Washington, D.C. site is from Tuesday, July 25, 2023, to Thursday, July 27, 2023.
  27. The last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the second term is Wednesday, July 26, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  28. The last day to change KINE 198/199 Grade Type for the second term is Wednesday, July 26, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  29. The last day to officially withdraw from the University for the second term is Wednesday, July 26, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  30. Summer 2023 Degree Candidates’ Degree Requirement Verification (DRV) deadline per Student Rule 14.2 is Wednesday, July 26, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  31. Final examinations at the TAMU Bush School Washington, D.C. site is on Monday, July 31, 2023.
  32. TAMU second summer term classes end on Tuesday, August 08, 2023. It is the last day of the second summer term and 10-week classes.
  33. The last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in August is Tuesday, August 08, 2023. 
  34. The second term final examination for all students is Wednesday, August 09, 2023.
  35. 10-week final examinations for all students are from Wednesday, August 09, 2023 to Thursday, August 10, 2023.
  36. Summer 2023 grades are due for all degree candidates to the Office of the Registrar on Friday, August 11, 2023, by 12 p.m. (noon). Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.
  37. The last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy is Friday, August 11, 2023, by 5 p.m.
  38. TAMU Commencement and Commissioning of Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral Degrees in College Station is on Friday, August 11, 2023, to Saturday, August 12, 2023. Commencement of All Degrees in Galveston is on Saturday, August 12, 2023.
  39. Final grades for the second term and 10-week semester are due to the Office of the Registrar on Tuesday, August 15, 2023, by 12 p.m. (noon). Grades will be available for viewing in Howdy after 5 p.m.

TAMU academic calendar 2023-2024 PDF

View and download the pdf version of the full tamu academic calendar for the 2023-2024 academic year. This includes Texas A&M University at Qatar academic calendar. We will always update if there is any change to the TAMU academic calendar.

TAMU final exam schedule

All semester examinations are to be given in accordance with the schedule published by the Office of the Registrar on the TAMU academic calendar.

The final examination shall be designed to cover a period not to exceed two hours. Courses carrying one credit hour of theory or practice shall have one hour examinations given during the last class period.

When a student is scheduled for three final examinations in one day, the student may request rescheduling of one of the examinations through his/her dean.

The dean, department head, and faculty member will make every effort to accommodate the student when such a request is made.

Final examinations for classes meeting at times other than those listed above in the tamu academic calendar will be scheduled during the week of finals at a time agreed upon by the faculty member and students.

All students who are co-enrolled at other institutions should compare the finals schedules at those institutions with their TAMU finals and discuss potential conflicts with their professors well in advance of the scheduled exams.

For TAMU final exam schedule for each semester, visit the tamu website.