Pratt campus and roses

Summer 2020 | Fall 2020 | Spring 2021

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Summer 2020

Saturday, May 16
Design Management and Arts and Cultural Management classes begin

Sunday, May 24
Residence Hall move-in

Monday, May 25
Memorial Day - Institute closed

Tuesday, May 26
First day of Summer I 2020 semester (10 week classes)
Last day for 100% tuition refund for dropped Summer I classes
Tuition deadline for Summer 2020

Monday, June 1
International students’ SEVIS I-20 application documents due
Last day to add Summer I classes / drop Summer I classes without WD

Tuesday, June 2
No tuition refund for Summer I classes dropped

Monday, June 22
First day of Summer II 2020 semester (5-6 week classes)

Sunday, June 28
Last day to add / drop Summer II classes without WD

Wednesday, July 1
New student registration

Friday, July 3 – Saturday, July 4
Independence Day - Institute closed on 7/3

Monday, July 6
First day of Summer III 2020 semester (4 week classes)

Friday, July 10
Last day to withdraw (WD) from a Summer I course
Graduate theses due to the library. For important updates see https://libguides.pratt.edu/thesisguide

Sunday, July 12
Last day to add / drop Summer III classes without WD

Friday, July 17
Last day to withdraw (WD) from a Summer II course

Friday, July 24
Last day of semester for 5-week Summer II courses
Last day to withdraw (WD) from a Summer III course

Friday, July 31
Last day of Summer 2020 semester

Saturday, August 1
Noon move-out deadline for students without fall residence hall license

Monday, August 3
Final grades for Summer 2020 due online by end of day

Pratt campus

Fall 2020

Saturday, August 1
Tuition deadline for Fall 2020 (New and continuing students)

Friday, August 21
Design Management and Arts and Cultural Management classes begin

Monday, August 17–Sunday, August 23 (tentative)
New student orientation (tentative virtual)

Monday, August 24
First day of the Fall 2020 semester
Last day for 100% tuition refund for dropped classes

Monday, August 31
Last day for 85% tuition refund for dropped classes

Monday, September 7
Labor Day - Institute closed

Monday, September 7
Last day for 70% tuition refund for dropped classes
Last day to add classes / drop classes without a WD

Friday, September 11
Departments: Spring 2021 schedule changes due to Registrar’s Office

Monday, September 14
Last day for 55% tuition refund for dropped classes

Tuesday, September 15
No tuition refund for classes dropped

Monday, October 5
Spring 2021 schedule available online

Wednesday, October 7
Recommended filing deadline for financial aid and student loan applications (Spring 2021 only)

Monday, October 12
Columbus Day - classes meet, offices closed

Wednesday, October 14
Academic advisement begins

Sunday, November 1
International students’ SEVIS I-20 application documents due

Monday, November 2
Graduate registration opens for Spring 2021

Tuesday, November 3
Election Day / Midterm Break - no classes, offices closed

Friday, November 6
Last day to withdraw (WD) from a course

Monday, November 9
Undergraduate registration opens for Spring 2021

Tuesday, November 24
Last day of in-person instruction (classes continue online after Thanksgiving Break)

Wednesday, November 25–Sunday, November 29
Thanksgiving Break - no classes, offices open on 11/25 only

Friday, December 11
Last day of Fall 2020 semester

Tuesday, December 15
Spring 2021 graduation application deadline

Wednesday, December 16
Final grades for Fall 2020 due online by end of day

Saturday, December 19
Tuition deadline for Spring 2021 (Continuing students)

Thursday, December 24–Friday, January 1, 2021
Winter Vacation - Institute closed

Spring 2021

Monday, December 21, 2020
Continuing students’ tuition payment deadline for spring.

Saturday, January 2
Design Management and Arts and Cultural Management classes begin.

Friday, January 8
New students’ tuition payment deadline.

Saturday, January 9
Late payment fee $200 in effect.

Monday, January 18 
Martin Luther King, Jr Day. Institute closed.

Tuesday, January 19
First day of classes.
Last day for 100% tuition refund upon withdrawal.

Monday, February 1
Last day to add a class or drop without a WD grade recorded.

Monday, February 15
President’s Day- Classes meet, offices closed.

Monday, March 15 – Sunday, March 21
Spring break. Institute offices open.

Thursday, March 25 
Last day to submit a graduation application for October and February graduation.

Friday, April 9 
Last day for course withdrawal.

Tuesday, May 4
Study Day/Exam Conflict Day.

Wednesday, May 5 – Tuesday, May 11
Final critique and exam week.

Tuesday, May 11
Spring semester ends.

Thursday, May 13
All final grades due online by end of day.

Week after classes end 
Awards Convocation, Commencement.