This section provides 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 SAIC. 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.

Important Academic Calendar Dates

Summer 2018
May 29 Summer 2017 session begins
Fall 2018
August 29 Fall semester begins
September 3 Labor Day (no class)
September 11 Add/Drop ends
October 19–20 Family Weekend
October 30 Last Day to Withdraw from a Fall Semester Class
November 12 Spring 2019 Advanced Registration begins
November 21–25 Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
December 3–7 Critique Week
December 17 Fall semester classes end