Below you will find sample calendars for both the Friday/Saturday and Saturday schedule programs. This will give you a good overview of the time you'll spend as an EMBA-NY student.

Friday/Saturday: Entering Fall 2021

Note: Program requires some consecutive weekends and dates are subject to change.

Mandatory Orientation

August 27–28, 2021

Term One — Fall 2021

  • September 13–17 (mandatory residence week, Mon-Fri)
  • September 24-25
  • October 8–9, 22-23
  • November 5-6, 19-20
  • December 3–4
  • December 10–11 (core exams)
  • December 17–18 (core exams)

Term Two — Spring 2022

  • January 10–14 (mandatory residence week, Mon-Fri)
  • January 21–22
  • February 4–5, 18–19
  • March 4–5, 11–12, 25-26
  • April 8–9 (core exams)
  • April 22–23 (core exams)

Term Three — Summer 2022*

  • May 13–14, 20–21
  • June 3–4, 17–18
  • July 8–9, 22–23
  • August 5–6, 19–20, 26-27

Term Four — Fall 2022

  • September 9–10, 23–24
  • October 7–8, 21–22
  • November 4–5, 18–19
  • December 2–3, 9–10, 16-17

Term Five — Spring 2023

  • January 6–7, 20–21
  • February 3–4, 17–18
  • March 3–4, 24–25
  • March 31-April 1
  • April 14–15, 21-22

*International Seminar elective options may be scheduled in terms three or four between on-campus class weekends.

Saturday: Entering May 2021

Note: Dates are subject to change.

Mandatory Orientation

April 23-24, 2021

Term One — Summer 2021

  • May 7-9 (mandatory residence weekend, Fri-Sun)
  • May 15, 22
  • June 5, 12, 26
  • July 10, 17, 24, 31
  • August 7
  • August 14 (core exams)
  • August 21 (core exams)

Term Two — Fall 2021

  • September 10–12 (mandatory residence weekend, Fri-Sun)
  • September 18, 25
  • October 9, 16, 23, 30
  • November 6, 13, 20
  • December 4
  • December 11 (core exams)
  • December 18 (core exams)

Term Three — Spring 2022

  • January 7–9 (mandatory residence weekend, Fri-Sun)
  • January 22, 29
  • February 5, 12, 19, 26
  • March 5, 12, 26
  • April 2
  • April 9 (core exams)
  • April 23 (core exams)

Term Four — Summer 2022*

  • May 14, 21
  • June 4, 11, 18, 25
  • July 9, 16, 23, 30
  • August 6, 13, 20

Term Five — Fall 2022*

  • September 10, 17, 24
  • October 8, 15, 22, 29
  • November 5, 12, 19
  • December 3, 10, 17

Term Six — Spring 2023*

  • January 7, 21, 28
  • February 4, 11, 18, 25
  • March 4, 11, 25
  • April 1, 15, 22

*In terms four, five, and six, EMBA-NY Saturday students have the additional option of enrolling in certain Columbia Business School electives that meet on days other than Saturday. International Seminar elective options may be scheduled in the fourth or fifth terms between on-campus class weekends.