Stanford MSx Academic Calendar

The Stanford MSx Program is streamlined and immersive to help maximize your time at Stanford GSB. Use the dates below to envision how you will spend your year here, starting with orientation in July and ending with graduation the following June.

Our calendars are subject to change as a result of evolving guidelines related to COVID-19 from federal and county agencies.

2021-22 Academic Year

Summer

MSx Orientation
First Day of Classes for MSx Students
Last Day of Classes for MSx Students
Exams

Autumn

First Day of Classes for Second-Year MBA, PhD, and MSx Students
Half-Quarter Instruction Ends
Exams
Half-Quarter Instruction Begins
Thanksgiving Recess | No Classes
Last Day of Classes
Final Exams
Winter Recess | No Classes

Winter

First Day of University Classes
First Day of Classes for MBA and MSx Students
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day | No Classes
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Exams
Half-Quarter Instruction Ends
Half-Quarter Instruction Begins
President’s Day | No Classes
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Last Day of Classes
Final Exams
Spring Recess | No Classes

Spring

First Day of University Classes
First Day of Stanford GSB Classes
Exams
Half-Quarter Instruction Ends
Half-Quarter Instruction Begins
Exams
Exams
Memorial Day | No Classes
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Last Day of Stanford GSB classes
Last Day of University Classes
Final Exams
Stanford GSB Diploma Ceremony
University Commencement