The seventh season of The West Wing aired in the United States from September 25, 2005 to May 14, 2006 and consisted of 22 episodes. It was the final season of The West Wing and aired Sundays at 8:00 p.m. ET in the United States on NBC, a terrestrial television network. Previously the show had aired on Wednesday nights and the show struggled in its new timeslot against ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and CBS's Cold Case.
The season was released on DVD as a six-disc boxed set under the title The West Wing: The Complete Seventh Season by Warner Home Video being released first in Region 2 on September 11, 2006 and then in Region 4 on November 7, 2006. All episodes from the season are available to purchase and download to registered users of iTunes Stores in certain countries and in the US through Amazon Video on Demand. In Canada, the seventh season was due to be simulcast on the terrestrial CTV Television Network; however, CTV dropped the series. In the United Kingdom the season premiered on March 10, 2006 on More4.