New College operates on a 4-1-4 calendar system. The academic year consists of two 14-week semesters, each divided into two 7-week modules, with a 1-week examination period after the fourteenth week. A 4-week independent study project (ISP) interterm in January separates the two 14-week semesters.
2021 – 2022 Academic Calendars
2022-2023 Academic Calendars
Noteworthy Elements of the New College Academic Calendar
- No classes held on Labor Day
- A one week Fall Break
- No classes held on Veterans Day
- A two day Thanksgiving Break
- A five day Final Exam Period
- No classes held on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- A one week Spring Break
The program requirements, policies, and procedures set forth in the catalogs apply to students at the time they begin their studies at New College. The information contained in the catalogs is subject to review and the College reserves the right to make changes without notice.