Key dates & deadlines:

Fall 2021

TBD Course proposal deadline for Graduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for Grad Council to review for Fall 2021 semester.
TBD Course proposal deadline for Undergraduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for CCC to review for Fall 2021 semester.
TBD Deadline for Faculty to have all fall syllabi uploaded in courses.brown.edu.
Mon Sept 6
Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. EDT.
Wed Sept 8
Classes of the fall semester begin. 
Tues Sept 21
After 5:00 PM EDT, all course adds require Instructor override.
TBD Deadline for Faculty to have all wintersession syllabi uploaded in courses.brown.edu.
TBD
Mid term grades entry enabled in Self-Service Banner.
Fri Oct 1
Course proposal deadline for Graduate level courses to be submitted and department approived for Grad Council to review for Spring 2022 pre-registration.
Mon Oct 4 Final exams/blue books application enabled in Banner Web for Fall 2021 courses
Fri Oct 8
Course proposal deadline for Undergraduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for CCC to review for Spring 2022 pre-registration.
Sat Oct 16 Mid-semester. 
Mon Oct 25 - Fri Nov 5 Advising period for spring pre-registration. Students in their first through third semesters will need to procure their advising PIN from their advisor in order to register.
Thurs Nov 4 Date by which advisors must approve sophomore submitted concentrations in ASK to avoid having a "No Concentration" hold placed against the student's Banner registration. (5:00 pm EDT deadline).
Fri Nov 19 Course proposal deadline for Graduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for Grad Council to review for Spring 2022 semester.
Mon Nov 29 - Thurs  Jan 6, 2022 Final grades open for entry.
Mon Dec 6
Last day to update Classroom Request data in Banner Web for Spring 2022 courses (5:00 PM EST deadline).
Wed Dec 8 - Sun Dec 12
Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor).
Sun Dec 12 Classes end for courses not observing the Remote Reading Period. Last day to request an incomplete from an instructor.  Last day for advisors to approve second concentrations in ASK for students in their penultimate semester who are declaring a second/third concentration. (5:00 p.m. EST deadline).
Fri Dec 10 Course proposal deadline for Undergraduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for CCC to review for Spring 2022 semester.
Mon Dec 13  - Tues Dec 21 Final Examination Period. (inclusive of Sun Dec 19)
NOTE: Grades due in Banner 72 hours after the date of the scheduled final exam.  Any grades not entered by 5:00 PM EST on Thursday Jan  6, 2022 will be posted as Missing on the student's academic record.
  Spring 2022
Fri Jan 7 Course proposal deadline for Graduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for Grad Council to review for 2022-23 [email protected] publishing.
Fri Jan 7 Course proposal deadline for Undergraduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for CCC to review for 2022-23 [email protected] publishing. 
TBD Deadline for Faculty to have all spring syllabi uploaded in courses.brown.edu.
Wed Jan 25
Classes of the spring semester begin. 
Tues Feb 8
After 5:00 PM EST, all course adds require Instructor override. 
TBD Final exams/blue books application for Spring 2022 courses enabled in Self-Service Banner
Fri Mar 4
Course proposal deadline for Graduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for Grad Council to review for Fall 2022 pre-registration.
TBD
Mid term grades entry enabled in Self-Service Banner.
Fri Mar 11 Course proposal deadline for Undergraduate level courses to be submitted and department approved for CCC to review for Fall 2022 pre-registration.
Sat Mar 12
Mid-semester. 
Thurs Apr 14 Date by which advisors must approve sophomore submitted concentrations in ASK to avoid having a "No Concentration" hold placed against the student's Banner registration. (5:00 pm EDT deadline). 
Fri Apr 29 - Tues May 10 Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor). 
Mon May 2 Final grades open for entry.
Tues May 10
Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to request an incomplete from an instructor. Last day for advisors to approve second concentrations in ASK for students in their penultimate semester who are declaring a second/third concentration. (5:00 p.m. EDT deadline). 
Weds May 11- Fri May 20
Final Examination Period.  (No exams Sunday May 15). 
NOTE: 

Grades for graduating seniors are due in Banner 48 hours after the date of the scheduled final exam (irrespective if you are having a formal in class final).  For courses in which the exam period is Friday May 20, those graduating student grades are due on Saturday May 21 at 5:00  PM EDT.  (Final grades for all other students must be submitted within 72 hours of the scheduled exam and no later than 5pm EDT on TBD) 

Sun May 29 Commencement.
TBD Last day to update Classroom Request data in Self-Service Banner for Fall 2022 courses (5:00 PM EDT deadline).