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IMPORTANT ADMISSIONS DEADLINES

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Recommended deadline for Spring 2016 international applicants

Sunday, November 1, 2015
Admissions completion deadline for all Spring 2016 applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Application completion deadline for early action for Fall 2016; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.

Monday, February 1, 2016
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2016 incoming freshmen applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Monday, March 1, 2016
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2016 incoming transfer applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application.

Monday, February 15, 2016
Deadline to submit Honors Program application (first-time freshmen only)

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Enrollment fee priority deadline for Fall 2016 (all payments received after May 1 will be processed as space remains available in those programs)

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the Fall 2016 semester

Friday, July 1, 2016
Recommended deadline for Fall 2016 international applicants to complete enrollment process

Complete 2014-15 Timeline

2015

Tuesday, September 8
Undergraduate and graduate fall 2015 classes begin

 

Saturday, September 26
SVA Portfolio Prep Day (On-Campus Event). Register to attend at sva.edu/visit

Wednesday, October 1
International Applicants spring 2016 recommended deadline

 

Saturday, October 17
Undergraduate Open House for Fine Arts, Animation, Design, Advertising. Register to attend at sva.edu/visit

 

Saturday, October 24
Undergraduate Open House for Computer Art, Illustration, Cartooning, Visual and Critical Studies. Register to attend at sva.edu/visit

Sunday, November 1
Admissions completion deadline for all spring 2016 applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

 

Saturday, November 7
Undergraduate Open House for Film, Photography and Video, Interior Design. Register to attend at sva.edu/visit

 

Monday, December 1
Application completion deadline for early action for fall 2016; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.
Due date for spring 2016 tuition; after this date, applicants must receive financial clearance from the Office of Student Accounts to register.

 

2016

Friday, January 1
Financial Aid first date for submitting 2016-2017 FAFSA application

Thursday, January 7
Residence hall check-in for new students, spring 2016 

Thursday, January 7-8
Orientation for new students, spring 2016 

Monday, January 11
Undergraduate and Graduate spring 2016 classes begin

Wednesday, January 13 - Tuesday, January 26
Course adjustment period

Friday, January 15
Optimal filing date for submitting FAFSA forms for early decision for fall 2016

Monday, January 18
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed

Saturday, January 16

Admissions Application Prep Day


Sunday, February 1
Admissions completion deadline for all fall 2016 incoming freshmen applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified. 
Enrollment fee recommended deadline for applicants accepted on early action basis for fall 2016.
Optimal filing deadline for new students to submit financial aid FAFSA forms to processor for 2016-2017 financial aid.


Thursday,  February 11
SVA-sponsored student Health Insurance Fee waiver deadline for spring 2016

Monday, February 15
Honors program application deadline (first-time freshmen only)


Sunday, March 1
Admissions completion deadline for all fall 2016 incoming transfer applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application.

Friday, March 11
Staff holiday, College closed


Sunday, May 1
Due date for summer 2016 tuition
Enrollment fee priority deadline for fall 2016 (all payments received after May 1 will be processed as space remains available in those programs)
Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the fall 2016 semester

Monday, May 30
Memorial Day, College closed

Thursday, June 30
Financial Aid final date for submitting 2015-16 FAFSA application

Friday, July 1
Recommended date that fall 2016 international applicants complete enrollment process

Monday, August 1
Due date for fall 2016 semester tuition; after this date, applicants must receive financial clearance from the Office of Student Accounts to register.

Monday, September 5
Labor Day Holiday, SVA Closed

Tuesday, September 6
Undergraduate and graduate fall 2016 classes begin

Saturday, October 1
International Applicants spring 2017 recommended deadline

Tuesday, November 1
Admissions completion deadline for all spring 2017 applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Thursday, December 1
Application completion deadline for early action for fall 2017; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.
Due date for spring 2014 tuition; after this date, applicants must receive financial clearance from the Office of Student Accounts to register.

 

 

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