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 1 Deadline for continuing MFA students to apply to the Dual Degree for Spring
October 8 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
October 8–12 Midterm grading period
October 19 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio applications due
November 5 Wallspace application period begins
October 29 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 Deadline for continuing MFA students to apply to the Dual Degree for 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 Graduate Open Studios
April TBA Collaborative Projects
May 10 Spring Semester classes end
May 15 MA & BA Symposia
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