Important Dates and Deadlines


  • Last day of classes for fall semester: Dec. 8
  • Geneva Heroes Application Due: Dec. 1
  • Add/Drop (Spring '18): Jan. 22, 2018
  • America Reads and America Counts Tutor Applications Due: Jan. 23
  • Geneva Summer of Service Internship Informational Meeting: Feb. 21
  • Application Deadline for Spring 2019 Study Abroad programs: Feb. 26 before 11:59 p.m.
  • Guaranteed Internship Applications Due: March 30
  • Charter Day: April 13
  • Moving Up Day: April 27, 4:30 p.m., Gather on the Hill
  • Reading Days: May 2-4
  • Last day of classes: May 1
  • Commencement: May 13, 10:30 a.m., The Quad


  • Major Declaration: March 2, 2018


  • Minor or Second Major Declaration: Mar. 9, 2018
  • Completed Baccalaureate Plan (the Goals Audit Form): Mar. 9, 2018
  • Major Audit Form: Apr. 20, 2018


Collegiate Link


Herons Advance to NCAA Third Round

Herons Advance to NCAA Third Round

The No. 2 William Smith College soccer team will host an NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Championship sectional on Saturday, Nov. 18 and Sunday, Nov. 19, on Cozzens Field.

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Whittier Authors Creative Ballet Teaching

Professor of Dance Cadence Whittier recently released her first book, Creative Ballet Teaching: Technique and Artistry for the 21st Century Ballet Dancer (Routledge 2018). The book offers a practical new approach to teaching ballet.

HWS Finger Lakes Institute Explores Local Research

Hobart and William Smith will host its annual Finger Lakes Research Conference this week, welcoming more than 100 scientists, researchers and community partners to discuss the region’s most pressing environmental issues.

Mosaic NY Tackles Social Justice in Higher Ed

Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ social justice theatre company, Mosaic NY, performed earlier this month in nearby Verona, N.Y., at the New York State Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) Professional Organization Conference.

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