Opening of the Spring 2024 Semester

Welcome – and welcome back – to Trinity! The Trinity community welcomes all students, new and returning, to campus. Each collegiate unit will be offering new student orientation sessions dedicated to providing you with the necessary tools and resources to navigate your first semester at Trinity. As for our returning students, we invite you to take note of the start of the academic sessions and other key dates for a successful start to the spring term. We look forward to welcoming you back to campus and we wish you tremendous success in the Spring.

Registration for spring opened October 30, 2023. Please meet with your Student Success Advisor to stay on track!

Semester Start Dates, New Student Orientations and Other Events

Tuesday, January 2 – Saturday, January 20, 2024

Winter Term Session

Thursday, January 4, 2024

Winter Graduation Ceremony (5pm, Trinity Center) – Professional and Graduate Studies (PGS, BGS, and EDU)

Friday, January 5, 2024

Winter Graduation Ceremony (6pm, Trinity Center)- College of Arts and Sciences and School of Nursing and Health Professions

Monday, January 8, 2024
School of Professional and Graduate Studies- Undergraduate New Student Orientation (AA, BA) (5:30pm – 7:00pm, Virtual)

Tuesday, January 9, 2024

School of Professional and Graduate Studies- Graduate School New Student Orientation (MBA, SCPR, and MSA) (6:00pm-8pm, Virtual)

School of Education New Student Orientation (A.A., B.A., M.A.T, M.Ed, M.S.A) (6:00pm-8pm, Virtual)

Wednesday, January 10, 2024

School of Nursing and Health Profession New Student Orientation (9:00am – 5:00pm, AC 222)

Thursday January 11, 2024

School of Nursing and Health Profession New Student Orientation (9:00am – 5:00pm, AC 222)

Monday, January 15, 2024
Martin Luther King, Jr Day- Trinity Closed (No Class Meetings)

Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Term 1 Classes Begin

College of Arts and Sciences New Student Orientation (8:30am-5:00pm, Payden)

Friday, January 19, 2024

Monthly Classes Begin

Saturday, January 20, 2024

New and Returning Resident Move-In, 9:00am – 2:00pm, Social Hall, Main Hall 1st floor.
*View Move-In Guide for new and returning students.

Monday, January 22, 2024
Day and Weekly Classes Begin

Friday, January 26, 2024
Alt Weekly Classes Begin

Friday, March 15, 2024
Term 2 Classes Begin

Academic Calendar

See the complete Academic Calendar for add/drop deadlines and other important dates.

Continuing Education

Visit Continuing Education for information on professional development offerings for teachers, counselors and school administrators.

Campus Resources

Trinity Online Bookstore

Don’t forget your Textbooks and Trinity Gear as part of your back to school planning! Spring 2024 Course Materials are available for rent and/or purchase in the online bookstore. The bookstore is a convenient option that is open 24/7 for all your book purchasing needs, and we’re here to help you troubleshoot if necessary! Visit Trinity’s official Online Bookstore at: to purchase course materials for the Spring 2024 semester. For questions about book voucher eligibility, please contact 202-884-9530 or

Trinity Spirit Shop

Our online Trinity Spirit Shop! is available 24/7 for all your Trinity apparel and gear needs! Look for the discount on the top of the page when you log in to save. See:

Financial Aid / Enrollment Services 

Trinity provides customized financial aid packages that meet your specific needs to make your education affordable.

The first step is always to Complete your FAFSA: The Free Application for Federal Student Aid gives us the information we need to talk about your options. Do it on your phone with the MyStudentAid mobile app.

Stop by the office in Main Hall 154 , or call 202-884-9530, or email:  Monday-Friday 9:00am- 6:00pm
Saturday- 8:00am-2:00pm

Student Affairs Departments