NBC has announced its 2013 midseason slate, unveiling when "" will return with the long-benched fourth season. The college comedy will kick off its new installment Thursday, February 7, 2013. According to star , the show will take over "" slot as she tweeted, "Guys, #Community officially has an airdate: Thursday, February 7th at 8pm!"
Another anticipated return is "", which will open its sophomore run with a two-hour episode at 9 P.M. on Tuesday, February 5, before moving to 10 P.M. in the following week. "" will later debut its fourth cycle on Monday, March 25, joined by "" which will take a break after November 12.