Fall Semester 2020

  • August 17: Clearance for All Returning Students 
  • August 18–19: Faculty In-Service 
  • August 19: MFA/MA Orientation 
  • August 20: Convocation 
  • August 20: Classes Begin 
  • August 28: Incompletes Due from Spring 2020 
  • September 7:  Labor Day - No Classes 
  • September 3: Last Day to Add/Drop 
  • Sept 29 – Oct 14: Advising and Registration 

MFA/MA Students: Starting Tuesday, Sept 29 
Post Bac and Seniors: Starting Wednesday, Sept 30 
Juniors: Starting Monday, October 5 
Sophomores: Starting Thursday, October 8 
First Years: Starting, Monday, October 12 

  • October 9: Mid-Term Grades Due 
  • October 30: Last Day to Withdraw 
  • November 24: Final Day of On-Campus Classes 
  • November 25 – 27: Thanksgiving Break: No Classes 

Fully Remote Instruction and Critiques Begin 

  • Nov 30 – Dec 4: Final week of Undergraduate and Graduate remote classes 
  • December 5: MA Qualifying Review 2nd Term Art Education 
  • December 7 – 11: MFA/MA Final Exams 
  • December 7 – 8: Undergraduate Final Exams 
  • December 9 – 11: Undergraduate Final Reviews & Critiques 
  • December 11: End of Term 
  • December 11: Fall/Winter Fashion Show
  • December 21: Final Grades Due 

Spring Semester 2021  

  • January 25: Faculty In-Service 
  • January 22 – 23: Orientation for New Students  
  • January 22: Clearance   
  • January 30: Residence Halls Open for Returning Students 
  • January 29: Residence Halls Open for New Students
  • February 2: Classes Begin
  • February 9: Incompletes Due from Fall 2020 
  • February 16: Last Day to Add/Drop 
  • March 22: Midterm Grades Due   
  • March 22 – 26: Advising and Registration

MFA/MA Students: Starting Monday, March 15
Post Bac and Seniors: Starting Tuesday, March 16

Juniors: Starting Thursday, March 18
Sophomores: Starting Tuesday, March 23

First Years: Starting Friday, March 26

  • April 10 – April 24: MFA Thesis/Student Show  
  • April 12: Last Day to Withdraw 
  • April 16: Honors Convocation   
  • May 5 – May 12: Senior Show    
  • May 10: Classes End
  • May 11 – 15: MFA/MA Critique Week  
  • May 11: Undergraduate Final Exams for seniors 
  • May 12 – 14: Undergraduate Final Reviews and Critiques for seniors 
  • May 17: Undergraduate Senior Final Grades Due   
  • May 17 – 18: Undergraduate Final Exams/Underclasswomen 
  • May 17 – 18: MFA/MA Final Exams 
  • May 19 – 21: Undergraduate Final Reviews and Critiques/Underclasswomen
  • May 21: End of Term 
  • May 21: Fashion Show
  • May 21: Senior Show Reception
  • May 22: Commencement   
  • May 28: All Remaining Final Grades Due 
Exhibition dates are subject to change 
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