Academic Calendar

Spring 2017

December 15, 2016 Spring tuition due
January 9–20 Spring Intensive Period
January 9 Spring Intensive classes begin
January 9 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
January 16 Martin Luther King Day holiday
January 17 Last day to withdraw from intensives with a "W" grade
January 18 Residence Hall Move-In
January 19 Spring International & Exchange Student Orientation
January 19–20 Family and Friends Orientation
January 14–15 Low-Residency Winter Critique
January 23 Spring Semester classes begin
February 3 Spring Semester Add/Drop deadline
March 6–10 Midterm grading period
March 13 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
March 20–24 Spring Break
March 26 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio applications due
April 3–7 Summer and Fall priority registration for MA, MFA, and PB students
April 10 Wallspace application period begins
April 10–14 Summer and Fall priority registration for BA and BFA students
April 17–21 MFA Reviews
April 14 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
April 22 Graduate Open Studios
April 17 Summer early registration for new students begins
April 24–28 Collaborative Projects
April 23 Wallspace applications due
April 24 Summer early registration for non-degree students
May 1 Fall early registration for new students begins
May 12 Spring Semester classes end
May 15 Fall early registration for non-degree students
May 18 MA Symposium and MFA Screening
May 19 MFA Exhibition Opening
May 21 BFA Exhibition Opening
May 21 Commencement Ceremony
May 22 Spring grades available to students

Summer 2017

May 15 Tuition deadline for Intensive courses
May 29 Memorial Day holiday
May 31 Summer tuition due
May 30– June 9 Intensive Period
May 30 Summer Intensive classes begin
May 30 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
June 6 Last day to withdraw from intensives with a “W” grade
June 9 Low-Residency MFA Orientation
June 9 Summer Intensive classes end
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
September 11 Add/Drop deadline
October 9 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
October 9–13 Midterm grading period
October 22 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio applications due
October 30–November 3 Spring priority registration for continuing MA, MFA, and PB students
November 6 Wallspace application period begins
November 6–10 Spring priority registration for continuing BA and BFA students
November 10 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
November 13 Spring early registration for new students begins
November 19 Wallspace applications due
November 20 Spring early registration for non-degree students begins
November 23–24 Thanksgiving holiday
December 8 Fall Semester classes end
December 15 Spring tuition due
December 18 Fall grades available to students