This section is meant to provide you a quick reference guide to important dates, forms, policies and guides that you and/or your student may need as they prepare for starting their studies at the School. Below we have provided you important dates to remember and the Policies and Procedures and Forms subsections also provide helpful quicklinks to important information and online forms.

DATES TO BE AWARE OF

FALL 2014 DATES

August 27
Fall semester begins

September 1
Labor Day (no class)

September 9
Add/Drop ends

October 9
Winter 2014 Study Trip Registration begins

October 28
Last day to withdraw from a Fall course with a grade of "W"

November 19
Advance Registration for undergraduates begin

November 26–30
Thanksgiving break (no classes)

December 1–5
Critique Week

December 15
Fall semester ends

WINTER 2015 DATES

January 2
Winter Interim session begins

January 5
Winter Interim Add/Drop Ends

January 14
Last day to withdraw from a Winter Interim class with a grade of "
W"

January 19
Martin Luther King Jr. Day: No Classes

January 21
Winter Interim classes ends

SPRING 2015 DATES

January 22
Spring semester begins
 

February 4
Spring Add/Drop ends

March 11
Summer 2015 Study Trip Registration Begins

March 16
Summer 2015 Advance Registration Begins

March 19–22
Spring Break

March 25
Last Day to Withdraw from a Spring class with a grade of "W"

April 9
Fall 2016 Advance Registration for Undergraduates begins

April 27–May 1
Critique Week

May 10
Spring 2015 Classes End

May 11
Commencement Ceremony

SUMMER 2015 DATES

May 27
Summer 2015 session beings