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 13 Final coursework due for Spring 2022 Incomplete grades
June 13 - July 15 Summer Five-Week Session
June 17 Add/Drop deadline for Five-Week Session
June 20 Juneteenth (closed)
June 21 Census
July 4 Independence Day Holiday Observed (closed)
June 27-July 1 Mid-Term Grading Period for Eight-Week Session
July 8 Last day to withdraw from Summer classes with “W” grade
July 15 Summer Five-Week Session ends
July 15 Summer grades due
August 15 Graduate Lecture Series ends (0-credit class outside of Five-Week Session)