Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2018

Mon, Aug 6 E-Z Arts opens for late registration and schedule changes
Thu, Aug 9 New High School students arrive for orientation
Sat, Aug 11 Returning High School students arrive for orientation
Mon, Aug 13 High School classes begin
Tue, Aug 14 New College students arrive for orientation
Wed, Aug 15 High School academic classes held
Thu, Aug.16 Returning College students arrive for orientation
Fri, Aug 17 Students check in at their Arts School
Mon, Aug 20 College classes begin; Special Student registration
Fri, Aug 24 Last day to add or drop a class by 5 p.m.
Fri, Aug 31 Census
Mon, Sep 3 Labor Day. No classes held; offices closed.
Wed, Sep 26 Midterm for High School
Fri, Oct 5 Last day to withdraw from a class (with a grade of "W") by 5 p.m. No classes or activities after 6 p.m. Oct. 5 for fall break
Sat, Oct 6-Tue, Oct 9 Fall break begins

Wed, Oct 10 Classes resume
Mon-Fri, Oct 22-26 Spring semester course planning
Fri, Oct 26 Deadline to apply spring graduation
Mon-Fri, Oct 29-Nov 9 Online registration for spring classes
Wed-Sun, Nov 21-25

Thanksgiving holiday
No classes held; offices remain open Wednesday.

Tue, Nov 27

Last day of all classes

Wed-Sat, Nov 28- Dec 1

Exam period (Liberal Arts, High School and Arts classes)

Mon-Fri, Dec 3-14* Intensive Arts
* Nutcracker students follow production schedule
Sat, Dec 15 Semester ends

Spring Semester 2019

Wed, Jan 2 E-Z Arts opens for late registration and schedule changes
Sun, Jan 6 High School and College Residence Halls open at noon
Mon, Jan 7 Classes begin; Special Student registration
Mon-Tue, Jan 7-8 Students check in at their Arts Schools
Fri, Jan 11 Last day to add or drop a spring semester class by 5 p.m.
Fri, Jan 18 Census
Mon, Jan 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day. No classes held; offices closed
Fri, Feb 22 Last day to withdraw from a spring term class (with a grade of "W") by 5 p.m.
Wed, Feb 27 Midterm for High School
Sat-Sun, Mar 2-10 Spring break. No classes held; offices remain open Monday-Friday

Mon, Mar 11 Classes resume
Mon-Fri, Mar 25-29 Fall semester course planning
Mon-Fri, Apr 1-12 Online registration for fall classes
Mon, Apr 29 College classes end
Tue-Thu, Apr 30-May-2 College Arts final exam period
Wed, May 1 High School academic classes held
Sat, May 4 Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement at 10 a.m.
Fri, May 10 High School academic classes end
Mon-Wed, May 13-15 High School final exam period
Thu, May 16 High School exam makeup day
Sat, May 18 High School Commencement at 10 a.m.

 

Three-Year Academic Calendar