The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity follows an academic calendar with two semesters, each approximately 15 weeks in length, a one-month January Term, and summer sessions. January term provides time for research projects, language study, or special offerings of the Minnesota Consortium of Theological Schools.

The University of St. Thomas academic calendar can be found here.

Fall 2018

Classes BeginSeptember 5
December Graduation Application DeadlineSeptember 30
Day of Recollection for SeminariansOctober 10
MAT Written Comprehensive ExamsOctober 18-19
Midterm BreakOctober 26-28
Day of Recollection for Lay StudentsNovember 3
Day of Recollection for SeminariansNovember 15
Thanksgiving BreakNovember 22-25
Day of Recollection for SeminariansDecember 4
Fall Classes EndDecember 14
Study Day and Evening Final Exams BeginDecember 17
Final ExamsDecember 18-21

Spring 2019

Classes BeginFebruary 4
Day of Recollection for SeminariansFebruary 12
May Graduation Application DeadlineFebruary 28
Day of Recollection for Seminarians
(Ash Wednesday)
March 6
MAT Written Comprehensive ExamsMarch 21-22
Midterm Spring BreakMarch 25-31
Day of Recollection for Lay StudentsApril 6
Day of Recollection for SeminariansApril 8
Holy ThursdayApril 18
Easter BreakApril 19-22
Spring Classes EndMay 17
Study Day and Evening Final Exams BeginMay 20
Final ExamsMay 21-24
CommencementMay 25
ASPM Ordination to the PriesthoodMay 25