Academic Calendar

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 (closed)
September 8 Add/Drop deadline
September 19 Fall Census
October 9 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
October 9–13 Midterm grading period
October 20 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio applications due
November 6 Wallspace application period begins
November 8 Spring Priority Registration opens
November 10 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
November 19 Wallspace applications due
November 23–24 Thanksgiving holiday
December 4–8 MFA Reviews
December 8 Fall Semester classes end
December 15 Spring tuition due
December 18 Fall grades available to students

Spring 2018

December 15 Spring tuition due
January 2–12 Spring Intensive Period
January 2 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
January 8 Last day to withdraw from Intensive with a "W" grade
January 10 Residence Hall Move-In
January 11–12 New Student Orientation
January 13–14 Low-Residency Winter Critique
January 15 Martin Luther King Day holiday
January 16 Spring Semester classes begin
January 26 Spring Semester Add/Drop deadline
February 6 Spring Census
February 26–March 2 Midterm grading period
April 2-13 Summer + Fall 2018 Priority Registration opens
March 5 Interdisciplinary Honors Studio application period begins
March 12–16 Spring Break
March 23 Application to add MA for graduate students changing to Dual Degree starting Fall
March 24 Taking Care of Business (TCB): Pecha Kucha + Open Studios
April 6 Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade
April 9–13 MFA Reviews
April 16–20 Collaborative Projects
May 4 Spring Semester classes end
May 10 MA Symposium and MFA Screening
May 11 MFA Exhibition Opening
May 13 BFA Exhibition Opening
May 13 Commencement Ceremony
May 14 Spring grades available to students
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday

Summer 2018

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
September 3 Labor Day holiday (closed)
September 7 Add/Drop deadline
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)
November 26–December 7 MFA Reviews
December 7 Fall Semester classes end
December 15 Spring tuition due
December 17 Fall grades available to students