Russell Sage College and Sage College of Albany

The official academic calendar is set each spring for the upcoming two academic years. Sage’s academic years begin in the summer and run through the fall and spring semesters.

SUMMER 2016
Session I & III Classes BeginMay 16
Memorial Day: College ClosedMay 30
Session I Classes EndJune 27
Holiday -  College ClosedJuly 1 & 4
Session I Grades DueJuly 5
Session II & IIIJuly 5
Session II & III Classes EndAugust 11
Session II & III Grades DueAugust 15
Computer Maintenance WindowAugust 19 - 26
FALL 2016
Fall Semester Classes BeginAugust 29
Last day to Add/Drop a courseSeptember 2
Labor Day: College ClosedSeptember 5
Roster ReconciliationSeptember 9
December Graduation Applications DueOctober 3
October Travel and Study DaysOctober 8-11
Columbus Day: College ClosedOctober 10
 College Open. No Classes.October 11
SCA Mid-term Grades DueOctober 18
RSC Early Warnings DueOctober 18
Advising Begins (Tentative)October 24
Registration opens (Tentative)November 7
Last Day to Withdraw from Class (RSC/SCA)November 18
Last Day to Opt for Pass/Fail OptionNovember 18
Thanksgiving BreakNovember 23-27
Last Class Day (RSC/SCA)December 9
Reading Day (RSC/SCA)December 12
RSC WORLD ConferenceDecember 12
Final Exams (RSC/SCA)December 13-16
Last Class Day/Exam (SPCE/SGS)December 16
Fall Grades DueDecember 20
SPRING 2017
Martin Luther King Day: Offices ClosedJanuary 16
Spring Semester Classes BeginJanuary 17
Last day to Add/Drop a courseJanuary 24
Filing Deadline for May GraduationFebruary 15
SCA Mid-term Grades DueMarch 7
RSC Early WarningsMarch 7
Spring BreakMarch 4-12
Advising BeginsMarch 13
Registration OpensMarch 27
Last Day to Withdraw from Class (RSC/SCA)April 7
Last Day to Opt for Pass/Fail OptionApril 7
Research Symposium (No Undergraduate Classes)April 26
Last Class Day (RSC/SCA)April 28
SGS Research SymposiumApril 29
RSC WORLD ConferenceMay 1
Reading Day (RSC/SCA)May 1
Final Exams (RSC/SCA)May 2-5
Last Class Day/Exam (SPCE/SGS)May 8
Graduating Student Grades DueMay 9 (Noon)
Baccalaureate CeremoniesMay 12
CommencementMay 13
All other grades dueMay 15 (5:00 pm)
SUMMER 2017
Session I Classes BeginMay 15
Memorial Day: College ClosedMay 29
Session I Classes EndJune 27
Holiday: College ClosedJuly 4
Session I Grades DueJuly 5
Session II Classes BeginJuly 5
Session II Classes EndAugust 10
Session II Grades DueAugust 14
Summer III Session Grades DueAugust 14
Computer Maintenance WindowAugust 18-25

Russell Sage Online

SUMMER 2016
MODULE 1 BEGINSMay 16
Module 1 Payment DueMay 16
Time Frame for 100% refundMay 16 - 19
Last Day to Add/Drop a courseMay 19
100% Financial LiabilityMay 20
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of w)June 16
Module 1 EndsJune 27
Grades Due Module 1June 28
MODULE 2 BEGINSJuly 5
Module 2 Payment DueJuly 5
Time Frame for 100% refundJuly 5 - 8
Last Day to Add/Drop a courseJuly 8
100% Financial LiabilityJuly 9
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of w)August 5
Module 2 endsAugust 11
Grades Due Module 2August 15
FALL 2016
MODULE 1 BEGINSAugust 29
MODULE 1 PAYMENT DUEAugust 29
Time Frame for 100% refundAugust 29 – September 1
Last day to Add/Drop a courseSeptember 1
100% Financial liabilitySeptember 2
Labor Day; College closedSeptember 5
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of W)September 30
Last day of classOctober 20
Grades are dueOctober 23
MODULE 2 BEGINS (8 weeks)October 24
MODULE 2 PAYMENT DUEOctober 24
Time Frame for 100% refundOctober 24 - 27
Last day to Add/Drop a courseOctober 27
100% Financial LiabilityOctober 28
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of W)November 25
Last day of classDecember 16
Grades are dueDecember 20
SPRING 2017
MODULE 1 BEGINSJanuary 17
MODULE 1 PAYMENT DUEJanuary 17
Time Frame for 100% refundJanuary 17 - 20
Last day to Add/Drop a courseJanuary 20
100% Financial LiabilityJanuary 23
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of W)February 17
Last day of classMarch 10
Grades are dueMarch 14
MODULE 2 BEGINS (8 weeks)March 13
MODULE 2 PAYMENT DUEMarch 13
Time Frame for 100% refundMarch 13 - 16
Last day to Add/Drop a courseMarch 16
100% Financial liabilityMarch 20
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of W)April 21
Last day of classMay 5
Grades are dueMay 9
TSC CommencementMay 13
SUMMER 2017
MODULE 1 BEGINS (7 weeks)May 15
MODULE 1 PAYMENT DUEMay 15
Time Frame for 100% refundMay 16 - 18
Last day to Add/Drop a courseMay 18
100% Financial LiabilityMay 19
Memorial Day; College closedMay 29
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of W)June 16
Last day of classJune 30
Grades are dueJuly 5
MODULE 2 BEGINS (7 weeks)July 5
MODULE 2 PAYMENT DUEJuly 5
Time Fame for 100% refundJuly 5 - 10
Last day to Add/Drop a courseJuly 10
100% Financial LiabilityJuly 11
Last Day to withdraw from UG online class (grade of W)August 4
Last day of classAugust 16
Grades are dueAugust 18