Fall 2016 Academic Calendar

Fall 2016 Semester Aug 29-Dec 16
Assessments by Discipline
(New and Returning Students)
Aug 23
Orientation + Registration
(Mandatory for New Students)
Aug 24, 25 + 26
Classes Begin (All Students) Aug 29
Labor Day (No classes) Sep 5
Mid-term Exams/Projects Oct 17-Oct 21
Veteran’s Day (Observed Nov. 23) Nov 23
Thanksgiving Break Nov 24 & 25
Last Day of Instruction Dec 9
Final Exams/Projects Dec 12-16
Winter Break Dec 17-Jan 8

* Dates subject to change.

Studio School policy grants students excused absences from class for observance of religious holy days. Faculty are asked to be responsive to requests when students contact them IN ADVANCE to request such an excused absence. The student should be given an opportunity to make up missed work because of religious observance.