Academic Calendar

The college's academic calendar is a repository of scheduled events, meetings, deadlines, and nonoperational holidays, listed chronologically by academic term, starting with the current term.

Spring 2018 »

(See the events calendar for a comprehensive listing of current, upcoming, and past campus events including our public programs schedule.)

Please contact the web team to submit an update to this calendar. Doing so provides the entire college community with the most up-to-date information.

Note: For faculty-related resources, see Academic Affairs.

 

Summer 2018

Wednesday, February 21
In-person summer study-abroad registration begins

Wednesday, February 28
Online registration for summer on-campus courses begins

Sunday, March 25
Online registration for summer on-campus courses ends

Monday, March 26
Summer registration begins for non-degree students

Monday, April 30
Last day to withdraw from summer study-abroad courses

Wednesday, May 16
Three summer graduate courses - scheduled throughout summer - begin
May 16-August 17

Monday, May 21
Summer Session 1 begins
May 21-June 29 / 6 weeks

Monday, May 28
Memorial Day holiday

Monday, June 18
Summer Session 2 begins
June 18-August 10 / 8-week online courses

Wednesday, July 4
Fourth of July holiday

Thursday, July 5
MFA Comics Student housing move-in

Friday, July 6
MFA Comics Student Orientation

Monday, July 9
MFA Comics Summer residency begins

Monday, July 9
Summer Session 3 begins
July 9-August 17 / 6 weeks

Monday, July 30
Summer Session 4 begins
July 30-August 17 / 3-week intensives

Wednesday, August 1
Payment deadline for new and continuing students for fall 2018

Friday, August 3
MFA Comics Summer residency ends

Tuesday, August 7
MFA Comics Student housing move-out

Friday, August 17
End of summer term

Review the summer 2017 program schedules:

Degree courses
Study Abroad
Summer International
All summer programs

 

Fall 2018

Wednesday, August 22
Orientation for the MBA in Design Strategy

Thursday, August 23
MBA in Design Strategy program begins

Saturday, August 25
Residence halls / apartments open

Monday-Friday, August 27-31
Orientation week / Registration
Fall faculty week

Friday, August 31
Online Add/Drop period begins

Monday, September 3
Labor Day - legal holiday

Tuesday, September 4
Fall term courses begin

Tuesday, September 11
Online Add/Drop period ends
Student insurance waiver deadline

Wednesday, September 12
First day to withdraw from courses

Monday, October 8
Midterm progress reports begin

Friday, October 19
Midterm progress reports end

Monday, November 5
Registration begins for continuing students for spring 2019

Friday, November 9
Last day to withdraw from courses

Tuesday, November 20
End of registration for continuing students for spring 2019

Thursday, November 22
Thanksgiving (legal holiday)

Friday, November 23
Academic and administrative holiday

Saturday, December 1
Payment deadline for new and continuing students for spring 2019

Friday, December 14
End of fall term

Saturday, December 15
Residence halls close -- noon

Friday, December 21
Final grades due

 

Spring 2019

Thursday, January 10
Design Strategy Program begins

Monday, January 14
Residence halls/appartments open

Wednesday-Thursday, January 15-17
Orientation and Registration

Friday, January 18
Online Add/Drop period begins

Monday, January 21
Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

Tuesday, January 22
Spring term courses begin

Tuesday, January 29
Online Add/Drop period ends 
Student Insurance Waiver deadline

Wednesday, January 30
First day to withdraw from courses

Monday, February 18
Presidents' Day - classes held

Wednesday, February 20
Summer study-abroad registration begins

Monday, February 25
Midterm progress reports begin

Wednesday, February 27
Summer online registration begins for continuing students

Friday, March 8
Midterm progress reports end
Deadline to drop summer study-abroad courses

Sunday, March 24
Summer online registration ends for continuing students

Monday-Friday, March 25-29
Spring break -- no courses

Monday, April 1
Registration begins for continuing students for fall 2019
Summer registration begins for non-degree students

Friday, April 5
Last day to withdraw from courses

Tuesday, April 16
End of registration for continuing students for fall 2019

Friday, May 10
End of spring term

Saturday, May 11
Residence halls / apartments close - noon

Monday-Friday, May 13-17
Spring faculty week

Friday, May 17
Final grades due

Saturday, May 18
Commencement ceremony

Thursday, August 1
Payment deadline for new and continuing students for fall 2019