Academic Calendar

Summer 2017

May 15 Tuition deadline for Intensive courses
May 29 Memorial Day holiday
May 30– June 9 Intensive Period
May 30 Summer Intensive classes begin
May 30 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
May 31 Summer tuition due
June 6 Last day to withdraw from intensives with a “W” grade
June 9 Summer Intensive classes end
June 10 Low-Residency MFA Orientation
June 12 Summer Semester (Eight-Week Session) classes begin
June 12– August 4 In Depth: Summer Undergraduate Residency Program
June 16 Add/Drop deadline for Summer Semester
June 16– August 4 Graduate Lecture Series
July 4 Independence Day Holiday
July 21 Last day to withdraw from Summer classes with a “W” grade
August 1 Fall tuition due
August 4 Summer Semester classes end
August 5–6 Low-Residency Reviews
August 14 Summer grades available to students

Fall 2017

August 1 Fall tuition due
August 20 Residence Hall Move-In
August 21–25 Orientation Week
August 21 International and Exchange Student Orientation
August 28 Fall Semester classes begin
September 4 Labor Day holiday (closed)
September 8 Add/Drop deadline
September 19 Fall Census
October TBA Spring Priority Registration opens
October 9 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
October 9–13 Midterm grading period
October 20 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio applications due
November 6 Wallspace application period begins
November 10 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
November 19 Wallspace applications due
November 23–24 Thanksgiving holiday
December 4-8 MFA Reviews
December 8 Fall Semester classes end
December 15 Spring tuition due
December 18 Fall grades available to students

Spring 2018

December 15 Spring tuition due
January 2-12 Spring Intensive Period
January 2 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
January 8 Last day to withdraw from Intensive with a "W" grade
January 10 Residence Hall Move-In
January 11 Family and Friends Orientation
January 12 Spring International & Exchange Student Orientation
January 13-14 Low-Residency Winter Critique
January 15 Martin Luther King Day holiday
January 16 Spring Semester classes begin
January 26 Spring Semester Add/Drop deadline
February 26-March 2 Midterm grading period
March TBA Summer & Fall 2018 Priority  Registration opens
March 5 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
March 12-16 Spring Break
April 6 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
April 9-13 MFA Reviews
April 14 Graduate Open Studios
April 16-20 Collaborative Projects
May 4 Spring Semester classes end
May 10 MA Symposium and MFA Screening
May 11 MFA Exhibition Opening
May 13 BFA Exhibition Opening
May 13 Commencement Ceremony
May 14 Spring grades available to students
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday