Academic Calendar

Summer 2018

May 28 Memorial Day Holiday
May 31 Summer tuition due
June 4–15 Summer Intensive Period
June 4 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
June 12 Last day to withdraw from Intensive with a "W" grade
June 16 Low Residency MFA Orientation
June 18 Summer classes begin
June 22 Summer Add/Drop Deadline for 8-week session
June 22–August 10 Graduate Lecture Series
July 4 Independence Day Observed
July 27 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
August 10 Summer classes end
August 11–12 Low Residency MFA Reviews
August 20 Summer grades available to students

Fall 2018

August 1 Fall tuition due
August 20 Residence Hall Move-In, International Students
August 21 Residence Hall Move-In, New Students
August 25 Residence Hall Move-In, Continuing Students
August 22–24 Orientation Week
August 27 Fall Semester classes begin
August 31 Deadline to Add without Instructor Approval
September 3 Labor Day holiday (closed)
September 7 Add/Drop deadline (Instructor Approval required)
September 18 Fall Census
October 8 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
October 8–12 Midterm grading period
October 19 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio applications due
November 1 Application to add MA for graduate students changing to Dual Degree starting Spring
November 5 Wallspace application period begins
TBA Spring Priority Registration opens
November 9 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
November 16 Wallspace applications due
November 22–23 Thanksgiving holiday (closed)
December 7 Fall Semester classes end
December 15 Spring tuition due
December 17 Fall grades available to students

Spring 2019

December 15 Spring tuition due
January 1 New Year's Day (closed)
January 7–18 Spring Intensive Period
January 7 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
January 15 Last day to withdraw from Intensive with a "W" grade
January 16 Residence Hall Move-In
January 17–18 New Student Orientation
January 19–20 Low-Residency Winter Critique
January 21 Martin Luther King Day holiday (closed)
January 22 Spring Semester classes begin
January 25 Deadline to Add without Instructor Approval
February 1 Spring Semester Add/Drop deadline (Instructor Approval required)
February 13 Spring Census
March 1 Application to add MA for graduate students changing to Dual Degree starting Fall
March 4–8 Midterm grading period
March TBA Summer + Fall 2019 Priority Registration opens
March TBA Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
March 18–22 Spring Break
April 12 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
April 15–19 MFA Reviews
April 20 Taking Care of Business (TCB) + Graduate Open Studios
April TBA Collaborative Projects
May 10 Spring Semester classes end
May 16 MA Symposium and MFA Screening
May 17 MFA Exhibition Opening
May 19 BFA Exhibition Opening
May 19 Commencement Ceremony
May 20 Spring grades available to students
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday