Stanford MSx Academic Calendar

The MSx program is streamlined and immersive to help maximize your time at Stanford GSB. Applicants for the Class of 2022 can use the dates below from last year to envision how you will spend your year here.

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

2019-20 Academic Year

Summer

MSx Orientation
First Day of Classes (MSx)
Exams
Last Day of Classes (MSx)
East Coast Study Trip

Autumn

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

Winter

First Day of Classes
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day | No Classes
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Half-Quarter Instruction Ends
Exams | No MBA or MSx Classes
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
2020-21 Academic Year

Summer

First Day of Classes (MSx)
Last Day of Classes (MSx)

Autumn

First Day of Classes for First-Year MBA Students
First Day of Classes for Second-Year MBA and PhD Students
Last Day of Classes
Thanksgiving Recess | No Classes
Final Exams
Winter Recess | No Classes

Winter

First Day of Classes
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day | No Classes
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Half-Quarter Instruction Ends
Exams | No MBA Classes
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
Last Day of Stanford GSB & University Classes
Stanford GSB Monday Classes Meet
Final Exams
Stanford GSB Diploma Ceremony
University Commencement