Academic Calendar

Summer 2017

Building Hours
Monday–Friday: 8:30am–11:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am–11:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm–8:00pm (Closed August)

Library Hours
Monday–Friday: 9:00am–5:00pm (Closed August)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

May 30 Tue First Day of CFA Classes & Studio Move-in
June 4 Sun Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-in (Session 1)
 June 5  Mon Summer Undergraduate Residency Studio Move-in (Session 1)
First Day of Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 1)
June 30 Fri Last Day of Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 1)
 July 1  Sat Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-out (Session 1)
 July 4  Tue Independence Day (building closed)
July 9 Sun Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-in (Session 2)
July 10 Mon Summer Undergraduate Residency Studio Move-in (Session 2)
First Day of Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 2)
Aug 4 Fri Last Day of CFA & Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 2)
Aug 5 Sat Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-out (Session 2)
Aug 7 Mon CFA Final Critiques
Aug 8 Tue CFA Commencement
2017 CFA Exhibition Opening
Aug 9 Wed CFA Summer Studio Move-out

 

Fall 2017

Building Hours
Monday–Friday: 8:30am–12 midnight
Saturday: 9am–12 midnight
Sunday: 12pm– 9pm

Library Hours
Monday–Friday: 9:00am–9:30pm
Saturday: 1:00pm–7:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm–7:00pm

Sep 4 Mon Labor Day (building closed)
Sep 5 Tue Student Orientation (10am | mandatory for all students)
Library Orientation (by assignment | Library)
2017 Fellows Exhibition Opening (6-8pm | Wilkinson Hall)
Sep 6 Wed First Day of CFA & MFA Classes
Library Orientation (by assignment | Library)
MFA Thesis I Group Critiques (2:30-5pm | Wilkinson Hall)
Sep 7 Thu Studio Safety Meeting (1-2pm | Wilkinson Hall |mandatory for all students)
Sep 9 Sat First Day of Continuing Education Classes
Sep 12 Tue MFA Master Class Lottery (1-2pm)
Sep 15 Fri MFA & CFA Add/Drop Deadline
Oct 3 Tue All-student Meeting and Student Artist Council (SAC) Elections
Oct 11 Wed Take Home a Nude | Sotheby’s
Oct 18 Wed MFA Thesis I Midterm Critiques (2:30-5pm)
Oct 20 Fri Midterm Grades Due
Nov 11 Sat Academy Open House
Nov 14 Tue MFA Thesis I Midyear Critique Lottery
Nov 22 Wed All Evening classes canceled
Nov 23-26 Thu-Sun Thanksgiving Break (no classes | building closed)
Nov 29 Wed MFA Thesis I Group Critiques (2:30-5pm)
Dec 8 Fri Deck the Walls
Dec 15 Fri Last Day of CFA & MFA Classes
Dec 18-20 Mon-Wed MFA Thesis I Midyear Critiques (mandatory for second-year MFA students)
Dec 22-Jan 2 Winter Break (building closed)

Please Note: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday Classes must schedule 1 make-up session each

 

Spring 2018

Building Hours
Monday–Friday: 8:30am–12:00 midnight
Saturday: 9:00am–12:00 midnight
Sunday: 12:00pm– 9:00pm

Library Hours
Monday–Friday: 9:00am–9:30pm
Saturday: 1:00pm–7:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm–7:00pm

Jan 2-14 Winter Recess (regular building hours | reduced Library hours | studios open)
Jan 15 Mon Martin Luther King Day (building closed)
Jan 16  Tue First Day of CFA & MFA Classes
Jan 17 Wed MFA Thesis II Group (2:30-5pm | Wilkinson Hall)
Jan 23 Tue MFA Master Class Lottery (1-2pm)
 Jan 26  Fri Add/Drop Deadline for MFA Classes
 Feb 19  Mon President’s Day (regular building hours | all classes in session)
Feb 28 Wed MFA Thesis II Midterm Critiques (2:30-5pm)
Mar 2 Fri Midterm Grades Du
Mar  3 Sat MFA Open House
Mar 3-11 Sat-Sun Spring Break (regular building hours | reduced Library hours)
Mar 21 Sat MFA Final Thesis Papers Du
Apr 1 Sun Easter (building closed)
Apr TBA Tribeca Ball
Apr  10  Tue MFA Thesis II Final Critique Lottery (1-2pm)
Apr  18 Wed MFA Thesis II Group Critiques (2:30-5pm)
Apr TBA MFA Open Studios
May 7 Mon Last Day of Spring CFA & MFA Classes
May 8-10 Tue-Thu MFA Thesis II Final Critiques (mandatory for second-year MFA students)
May 10 Thu Final Grades Due
May 11 Fri MFA Thesis Exhibition Drop off
May 16 Wed 2017 Commencement Rehearsal (4pm)
May 17 Thu 2017 Commencement (3 pm)
2017 MFA Thesis Exhibition Opening (6-8pm)
May 26 Sat 2017 MFA Thesis Exhibition Closes
May 26-27 Sat-Sun Spring Studio Move-out
May 28 Mon Memorial Day (building closed)

Please Note: Monday Classes must schedule 1 make-up sessions (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

 

Summer 2018

Building Hours
Monday–Friday: 8:30am–11:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am–11:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm–8:00pm (Closed August)

Library Hours
Monday–Friday: 9:00am–5:00pm (Closed August)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

May 29 Tue First Day of CFA Classes & Studio Move-in
June 3 Sun Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-in (Session 1)
 June 4  Mon Summer Undergraduate Residency Studio Move-in (Session 1)
First Day of Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 1)
June 29 Fri Last Day of Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 1)
 June 30  Sat Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-out (Session 1)
 July 4  Wed Independence Day (building closed)
July 8 Sun Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-in (Session 2)
July 9 Mon Summer Undergraduate Residency Studio Move-in (Session 2)
First Day of Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 2)
Aug 3 Fri Last Day of CFA & Summer Undergraduate Residency Classes (Session 2)
Aug 4 Sat Summer Undergraduate Residency Dormitory Check-out (Session 2)
Aug 6 Mon CFA Final Critiques
Aug 7 Tue CFA Commencement
2017 CFA Exhibition Opening
Aug 8 Wed CFA Summer Studio Move-out