ACADEMIC CALENDARS

Plan Your School Year

Here you can find our course schedules and calendars for each academic term.

Academic Year 2023–2024

The Westminster Seminary California Academic Calendar is the official institutional schedule and includes important dates and reminders for each academic year.

2023–2024 Academic Calendar (PDF)
2024–2025 Academic Calendar (PDF)

2023 Summer Term

  • Mar 27–31: Registration for Summer Term & Fall Semester for continuing students
  • Jun 1–30: Registration for Summer term & Fall semester, new students
  • Jul 1: Enrollment Deposit due for new students
  • Jul 17: Greek placement exam (9:00am)
  • Jul 18: Greek I begins (8:00am)
  • Jul 19: Final day to drop Greek I without authorization
  • Aug 9: Final day to drop Greek I without academic penalty
  • Aug 18: Greek I classes end
  • Aug 22: Greek I final exam (1:00pm)
  • Aug 23–25: Summer break
  • Sept 8: Grades due to Registrar

2023 Fall Semester

  • Mar 27–31: Registration for Fall semester, continuing students
  • Jun 1–30: Registration for Fall semester, new students
  • Jul 1: Enrollment deposit due for new students
  • Aug 28–30: New Student Orientation for all incoming students
  • Aug 30: English Bible Exam (2:00pm; required of all new students)
  • Aug 31: Classes begin
  • Sep 15: Final day to drop without authorization
  • Oct 20: Final day to drop without academic penalty
  • Oct 30–Nov 3: Registration for Winter term & Spring semester, continuing students
  • Nov 23–24: Thanksgiving holiday; WSC closed
  • Dec 1: Classes end; papers due at 10:00am
  • Dec 2–6: Reading period
  • Dec 7–15: Final exams
  • Jan 5, 2024: Grades due to Registrar

2024 Winter Term

  • Oct 30–Nov 3, 2023: Registration for Winter term and Spring semester, continuing students
  • Dec 1-11, 2023: Registration Winter term students, new students
  • Jan 9, 2024: Classes begin
  • Jan 15: English Bible Exam (3:00 pm; required of all new students & those who did not pass in the fall)
  • Feb 2: Classes end
  • Feb 3–6: Reading period
  • Feb 7–9: Final exams
  • Feb 23: Grades due to Registrar

2024 Spring Semester

  • Oct 30–Nov 3, 2023: Registration for Winter term and Spring semester, continuing students
  • Jan 5–19, 2024: Registration for Spring semester, new students
  • Feb 12: New Student Orientation for students starting in Winter term or Spring semester
  • Feb 13: Classes begin
  • Feb 26: Final day to drop without authorization
  • Apr 5: Final drop date without academic penalty
  • Mar 18–22: Registration for Summer term & Fall semester, continuing students
  • Mar 25–29: Spring vacation
  • Mar 29: Good Friday; WSC closed
  • May 17: Classes end; papers due at 10:00 am
  • May 18–22: Reading period
  • May 23–30: Final Exams
  • Jun 1: Commencement
  • Jun 14: Grades due to Registrar