Academic Calendar

Summer 2021

May 31 Memorial Day holiday (closed)
June 7 Final coursework due for Spring 2021 Incomplete grades
June 7 - July 30 Summer Eight-Week Session
June 11 Add/Drop deadline for Eight-Week Session
June 18 Summer tuition due
June 18 Census
July 5 Independence Day Holiday Observed (closed)
July 5 - July 9 Mid-Term Grading Period for Eight-Week Session
July 23 Last day to withdraw from Eight-Week Session with “W” grade
July 30 Summer semester classes end
August 6 Summer grades due
August 9 Summer grades available to students
August 30 Final coursework due for Incomplete Summer grades

Fall 2021

August 25-27 New, Returning & Continuing Student Orientation
August 30 Fall semester classes begin
September 6 Labor Day Holiday (closed)
September 10 Fall tuition due

September 10

Add/Drop deadline

September 21

Census

October 11-15

Midterm Grading Period

November 12

Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade

November 15-19 Spring Registration for Continuing Students
November 22 Spring Registration for New Students begins

November 25-26

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 10

Fall semester classes end

December 17 Fall grades due

December 20

Fall grades available to students

December 24 - January 3 Winter Break (SFAI offices are closed)
January 18 Final coursework due for Incomplete Fall grades

Spring 2022

January 1

New Year's Day

January 3 Observance of New Year's Day (offices are closed)

January 14 

Student Orientation (online)

January 17

Martin Luther King Day Holiday (closed)

January 24

Spring semester classes begin

February 4 Spring tuition due

February 4

Add/Drop deadline

February 15

Census

February 21

President's Day (classes still in session)

March 7-11

Midterm Grading Period

March 14-18

Spring Break

early April Priority Registration for Fall semester
April 11-15 MFA Reviews (graduate classes canceled; undergraduate ones proceed)

April 15

Last day to withdraw from courses with a “W” grade

May 13

Spring semester classes end

May 20 Last day for students to request an Incomplete grade
May 20 Spring grades due from faculty

May 20

MFA Exhibition Opening

May 21

Commencement Ceremony

May 21

BFA Exhibition Opening

May 23

Final Grades available to students

May 30

Memorial Day Holiday (closed)

August 29 Final coursework due for Incomplete Spring grades

Summer 2022

May 30 Memorial Day holiday (closed)
June 6 Final coursework due for Spring 2022 Incomplete grades
June 6 - July 29 Summer Eight-Week Session
June 10 Add/Drop deadline for Eight-Week Session
June 17 Census
June 20 Juneteenth (closed)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday Observed (closed)
July 5-8 Mid-Term Grading Period for Eight-Week Session
July 22 Last day to withdraw from Summer classes with “W” grade
July 29 Summer classes end
August 5 Summer grades due
August 8 Summer grades available to students
August 29 Final coursework due for Incomplete Summer grades

Fall 2022

August 24-26 New, Returning & Continuing Student Orientation
August 29 Final coursework due for Incomplete Summer 2022 grades
August 29 Fall semester classes begin
September 5 Labor Day Holiday (closed)
September 9 Fall tuition due

September 9

Add/Drop deadline

September 20

Census

October 10-14

Midterm Grading Period

October - early November (TBD) Priority Registration for the Spring semester

November 11

Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade

November 24

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 25 Native American Heritage Day

December 9

Fall semester classes end

December 16 Fall grades due

December 19

Fall grades available to students

December 23 - January 2 Winter Break (SFAI offices are closed)
January 17 Final coursework due for Incomplete Fall grades

Spring 2023

January 1

New Year's Day

January 2 Observance of New Year's Day (offices are closed)

January 13

Student Orientation

January 16

Martin Luther King Day Holiday (closed)

January 17 Final coursework due for Incomplete Fall 2022 grades

January 17

Spring semester classes begin

January 27

Add/Drop deadline

February 7

Census

February 20

President's Day (classes still in session)

February 27 - March 3

Midterm Grading Period

March 13-17

Spring Break

early April Priority Registration for Summer & Fall semesters

April 7

Last day to withdraw from courses with a “W” grade

May 5

Spring semester classes end

May 10

MA & BA Symposia

May 12 Last day for students to request an Incomplete grade
May 12 Spring grades due from faculty

May 12

MFA Exhibition Opening

May 12

BFA Exhibition Opening

May 13

Commencement Ceremony

May 15

Final Grades available to students

May 29

Memorial Day Holiday (closed)

August 28 Final coursework due for Incomplete Spring grades