Important Dates

  Spring 2018 Summer 2018 Fall 2018
First Day of Semester January 16 May 14 August 27
Last day for 100% tuition refund January 16 May 14 August 27
Last Day to add a class or drop without a WD January 29 May 21 September 10
Academic Advisement begins March 19 n/a October 9
Graduate online registration begins April 9 n/a October 29
Undergraduate online registration begins April 16 n/a November 5
Last day to withdraw (WD) from a course April 6 June 22 November 9
Final Critique and Exams May 2-8 n/a December 11-17
Last Day of Semester May 8 July 20 December 17
Grades Due Online May 10 July 23 December 19

FALL 2018-SUMMER 2019ACADEMIC CALENDAR
FALL 2017-SUMMER 2018 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

 

Spring 2018

Saturday January 6, 2018 Design Management/Arts & Cultural Management classes begin
Thursday January 11, 2018 English Proficiency exam given for international students
  Entering students move-in to residence halls, 9 am to 5 pm
Friday January 12, 2018 New student orientation
Saturday January 13, 2018 First day of Saturday/Sunday classes
Monday January 15, 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Institute closed
Tuesday January 16, 2018 Last day for 100% tuition refund
  Theses due to the Registrar's office for Fall 2017 graduates
  First day of Spring 2018 semester
Tuesday January 23, 2018 Last day for 85% tuition refund
Monday January 29, 2018 Recommended filing deadline for 2018-19 financial aid applications
  Last day to add classes / drop classes without WD
Tuesday January 30, 2018 Last day for 70% tuition refund
Tuesday February 6, 2018 Last day for 55% tuition refund
Wednesday February 7, 2018 No tuition refund for classes dropped
Tuesday February 16, 2018 Departments: Summer and Fall 2018 schedules due to Registrar's Office
Monday February 19, 2018 President's Day - classes meet, offices closed
Monday March 12, 2018-Sunday March 18, 2018 Spring Break - no classes, offices open
Monday, March 12, 2018 Summer/Fall 2018 schedules available online
Monday March 19, 2018 Academic advisement begins
Sunday March 25, 2018 Summer/Fall 2018 graduation application deadline
Thursday April 5, 2018 Recommended filing deadline for 2018/19 student loan applications
Friday April 6, 2018 Last day to withdraw (WD) from a course
Monday April 9, 2018 Graduate registration opens for Fall 2018
Monday April 16, 2018 Undergraduate registration opens for Fall 2018
Tuesday May 1, 2018 Study day / Exam conflict day - no classes
Wednesday May 2-Tuesday May 8, 2018 Final critique and exam week
Tuesday May 8, 2018 Last day of Spring 2018 semester
Wednesday May 9, 2018 Noon move-out deadline for non-graduating students and those without a summer session residence hall license
Thursday May 10, 2018 Final grades for Spring 2018 due online by 3pm
Saturday May 12, 2018 Noon move-out deadline for graduating students (Tentative)
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Awards Convocation
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Commencement

Summer 2018

Saturday, May 12, 2018 Design Management and Arts and Cultural Management classes begin
Monday, May 14, 2018 First day of Summer 2018 semester
  Last day for 100% tuition refund
  Tuition deadline for Summer 2018
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Awards Convocation
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Commencement 2018
Monday, May 21, 2018 Last day for 55% tuition refund
  Last day to add classes / drop classes without WD
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 No tuition refund for classes dropped
Monday, May 28, 2018 Memorial Day - Institute closed
Friday, June 22, 2018 Last day to withdraw (WD) from a course
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Independence Day - Institute closed
Friday, July 20, 2018 Last day of Summer 2018 semester
Monday, July 23, 2018 Final grades due online by 3pm

Fall 2018

Saturday, August 11, 2018 Graduate Arts & Cultural Management classes begin
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Design Management classes begin
Monday, August 27, 2018 First day of Fall 2018 semester
  Last day for 100% tuition refund upon class drop
Friday, August 31, 2018 Last day (in office) for 85% tuition refund for dropped classes
Monday, September 3, 2018 Labor Day - no classes, offices closed
  Last day for 85% tuition refund (online) for dropped classes
Monday, September 10, 2018 Last day for 70% tuition refund for dropped classes
  Last day to add classes / drop classes without a WD
Friday, September 14, 2018 Departments: Spring 2019 schedule due to Registrar’s Office
Monday, September 17, 2018 Last day for 55% tuition refund for dropped classes
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 No refunds for dropped classes
Monday, October 1, 2018 Spring 2019 schedule available online
Monday, October 8, 2018 Columbus Day - classes meet, offices closed
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Academic Advisement begins
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Midterm Break - no classes, offices open
Monday, October 29, 2018 Graduate registration opens for Spring 2019
Monday, November 5, 2018 Undergraduate registration opens for Spring 2019
Friday, November 9, 2018 Last day to withdraw (WD) from a course
Wednesday, November 21- Sunday, November 25, 2018 Thanksgiving Break - no classes, offices open 11/21 only
Monday, December 10, 2018 Study Day/Exam Conflict Day
Tuesday, December 11-Monday, December 17, 2018 Final Critiques and Exams
Monday, December 17, 2018 Last day of Fall 2018 semester
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Final grades due online by 3pm
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