Degree Program Academic Calendars


Fall 2017

Arrival

Saturday, September 9

Orientation

Monday, Sep 11 – Tuesday, Sep 12

Classes Begin

Wednesday, September 13

Mid-Semester Exams

Monday, Oct 16 - Friday, Oct 27

Fall Break

Saturday, Oct 28 - Sunday, Nov 5

Last Day of Class

Thursday, December 14

Final Exams

Friday Dec 15 - Saturday, Dec 16

Final Exams

Monday, Dec 18 – Tuesday, Dec 19

Departure

Wednesday, December 20


Holiday Break: Thursday, December 21st - Thursday, December 28th


January Term 2018
 

For students participating in the J-Term Traveling Seminars, these dates range from Thursday, December 28th - Sunday, January 21st. Please click here for the exact schedules of the various traveling seminar options. 


Spring 2018

Arrival

Saturday, January 20

Orientation

Monday, January 22- Tuesday, January 23

Classes Begin

Wednesday, January 24

Mid-Semester Exams

Monday, February 26 - Friday, March 2

Mid-Semester Break

Saturday, March 3 - Sunday, March 11

Spring Break

Sunday, April 15 - Sunday, April 22

Last Day of Class

Monday, May 7

Final Exams

Tuesday - Friday, May 8-11

Graduation

Friday, May 11

MFA Final Exhibition

Monday, May 14 - Friday, May 18

MFA Free Day

Saturday, May 19

MFA Departure Day

Sunday, May 20

MAIR Thesis Work and Internship

Monday, June 4 - Friday, July 13

MAFS Final Course and Thesis Work 

Monday, June 4 - Friday, July 13

MAFS Oral Presentations Wednesday, July 11 & Friday, July 13

MAFS/MAIR Departure Day

Sunday, July 15


Holidays during class time (non-worked):  
Monday, April 2nd– Easter
Tuesday, May 1st – Labor Day

Holidays during class time (worked): 
Tuesday, May 8th– Victory 45
Thursday, May 10th – Ascension

Marchutz School of Art Trip to Venice: April 6 - 14


Fall 2018


Arrival

Saturday, September 1

Orientation

Monday, September 3 - Tuesday, September 4

Classes Begin

Wednesday, September 5

Mid-Semester Exams

Monday, October 15 - Friday, October 26

Fall Break

Saturday, October 27 - Sunday, November 4

Last Day of Class

Monday, December 10

Final Exams

Tuesday, December 11 - Friday, December 14

Departure

Saturday, December 15



January Term 2019 

For students participating in the 2019 J-Term Traveling Seminars, exact dates will be posted soon. Please click here to view sample itineraries of the various travling seminar options. 


Spring 2019


Arrival

Saturday, January 19

Orientation

Monday, January 21- Tuesday, January 22

Classes Begin

Wednesday, January 23

Mid-Semester Exams

Monday, February 25 - Friday, March 1

Mid-Semester Break

Saturday, March 2 - Sunday, March 10

Spring Break

Sunday, April 14 - Monday, April 22

Last Day of Class

Monday, May 6

Final Exams

Tuesday, May 7 - Friday, May 10

Graduation

Friday, May 10

MFA Final Exhibition

Monday, May 13 - Friday, May 17

MFA Free Day

Saturday, May 18

MFA Departure Day

Sunday, May 19

MAIR/MAFS/MAAH Thesis Work/Internship

Tuesday, June 5 - Friday, July 12


MAIR/MAFS/MAAH Departure Day
Sunday, July 14

Holidays during class time (non-worked):
Monday, April 22nd – Easter 
Wednesday, May 1st – Labor Day 

Holidays during class time (worked):
Wednesday, May 8th – Victory 45