Fall classes are set to start Aug. 24, according to the newly approved Pitt academic calendar for 2020-21, a full two weeks before the Labor Day holiday on Sept. 7.
Other key dates:
Aug. 17-23: Welcome Week
Sept. 25: Family weekend
Oct. 23-25: Homecoming. The Pitt football team plays Georgia Tech on Oct. 24.
Nov. 22-29: Thanksgiving recess for students
Nov. 26-27: Thanksgiving recess for staff and faculty
Dec. 13-Jan. 10, 2021: Winter recess for students (classes resume Jan. 11)
Dec. 24-Jan. 3: Winter recess for staff and faculty (offices reopen Jan. 4)
Jan. 18: Martin Luther King Jr. birthday observance
March 7-14: Spring break for students
March 12: Spring holiday for staff and faculty
May 2: Undergraduate commencement (Pittsburgh campus)
Find the full calendar here, either in an interactive version that allows you to copy items to your online calendar or in a PDF version.