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  • August 2016

    • Fall 2016 course adjustment period (departmental advisors' offices)

      August 4 – 5

    • ESL Studio Program Summer Workshop ends

      August 12

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for summer 2016 semester students

      August 14

    • Summer 2016 semester ends

      August 22

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students (see housing assignment notification for check-in times)

      August 28

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2016 term

      August 28 – September 3

    • Summer 2016 Continuing Education program ends

      August 29

  • September 2016

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2016 term

      August 28 – September 3

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for returning students

      September 3

    • Labor Day; College Closed

      September 5

    • Fall 2016 undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      September 6

    • Course adjustment period for Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 terms (departmental advisors' offices)

      September 8

    • Application deadline for SVA students wishing to participate in International Exchange for Spring 2017

      September 15

    • Fall Pre-College program begins

      September 17

    • Fall 2016 Continuing Education program begins

      September 19

    • Last day to register for Fall 2016 independent study courses

      September 20

  • October 2016

    • Administrative withdrawal for students without financial clearance for the Fall 2016 semester

      October 3

    • SVA-sponsored student Health Insurance Fee waiver deadline for Fall 2016

      October 3

    • SEVIS registration deadline for all F/J international students

      October 5

    • Columbus Day; no continuing education classes

      October 10

    • Yom Kippur, no continuing education classes

      October 11

    • Online registration for Spring 2017 & Summer 2017 opens for students accepted for the Spring 2017 term

      October 17

    • Last day to officially withdraw from Fall 2016 semester undergraduate & graduate courses without incurring a failing grade (academic progress and financial aid may be affected)

      October 24

  • November 2016

    • Course adjustment period for Spring 2017 schedules (departmental advisors' offices)

      November 21 – 23

    • No continuing education or Pre-College classes

      November 23 – 27

    • Thanksgiving recess, College closed

      November 24 – 27

    • Online registration for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 ends for students accepted for the Spring 2017 term

      November 30

  • December 2016

    • Registration for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 for students accepted for the Spring 2017 term continues by appointment with departmental advisors

      December 1

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting all loan applications for students registered for Fall 2016 only

      December 1

    • Due date for Spring 2017 semester tuition (students not on a pre-approved payment plan)

      December 1

    • Winter/Spring 2017 Continuing Education program registration begins

      December 1

    • Deadline for OPT application and program extension request for international students in their final year of study

      December 2

    • Deadline for OPT application and program extension request for international students in their final year of study

      December 2

    • Pre-college program ends

      December 3

    • Tuesday undergraduate and graduate classes end

      December 13

    • Wednesday undergraduate and graduate classes end

      December 14

    • Fall 2016 Continuing Education program ends

      December 17

    • Monday undergraduate and graduate classes end

      December 19

    • Classes meet according to a Thursday schedule (last day of Thursday classes)

      December 20

    • Classes meet according to Friday/Saturday/Sunday schedule (last day of Friday/Saturday/Sunday classes)

      December 21

    • Undergraduate and graduate classes end; last day that the Registrar's Office will accept grade changes for the Spring 2016 and Summer 2016 semesters

      December 21

    • Due date for Fall 2016 semester grades

      December 21

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for non-returning students

      December 21

    • Staff holiday; College closed

      December 22 – January 2

  • January 2017

    • Staff holiday; College closed

      December 22 – January 2

    • Due date for spring 2017 tuition (students on a pre-approved payment plan)

      January 1

    • Due date for spring 2017 tuition for students on a pre-approved payment plan

      January 1

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students

      January 4

    • Check in SVA residence halls for new students

      January 4

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Spring 2017 term

      January 5 – 6

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Spring 2017 term

      January 5 – 6

    • Late registration for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 for students accepted for the Spring 2017 term (by appointment with departmental advisors)

      January 5

    • Undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      January 9

    • Course adjustment period for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 schedules (departmental advisors' offices)

      January 11 – 24

    • Optimal filing date for submitting 2017-2018 FAFSA forms for early action for Fall 2017

      January 13

    • Application deadline for some graduate programs. Refer to Graduate Catalog for specific dates.

      January 13

    • Martin Luther King Jr. Day; College closed

      January 16

    • Spring Pre-College classes begin

      January 21

    • Winter/Spring 2017 Continuing Education program begins

      January 23

    • Last day to register for Spring 2017 independent study courses

      January 24

    • Application deadline for all graduate programs

      January 26

    • Application deadline for all graduate programs

      January 26

  • February 2017

    • Optimal filing date for new students to submit financial aid FAFSA forms to central processor for 2017-2018 financial aid

      February 1

    • Residence hall room selection for returning students

      February 1 – March 1

    • SVA-sponsored student Health Insurance Fee waiver deadline for Spring 2017

      February 2

    • Administrative withdrawal for students without financial clearance for the Spring 2017 semester

      February 3

    • SEVIS registration deadline for all F/J international students

      February 7

    • Fall 2017 application deadline for MFA Interaction Design

      February 15

    • Last day to officially withdraw from Spring 2017 semester undergraduate and graduate courses without incurring a failing grade (academic progress and financial liability may be affected)

      February 27

  • March 2017

    • Residence hall room selection for returning students

      February 1 – March 1

    • Optimal financial aid date for returning studens to submit 2017-2018 FAFSA application

      March 1

    • Spring break, no classes

      March 6 – 12

    • Staff holiday, College closed

      March 10

    • Online registration for all currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students for 2017-2018 academic year (by appointment only)

      March 13 – 24

  • April 2017

    • Deadline for OPT application and program extension request for international students in their final semester of study

      April 1

    • Pre-college classes end

      April 1

    • Passover, no continuing education classes

      April 10

    • Application deadline for SVA students wishing to participate in International Exchange for Fall 2017

      April 15

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting all loan applications for fall/spring or spring only students

      April 17

    • Winter/Spring 2017 Continuing education program ends

      April 17

  • May 2017

    • Undergraduate and graduate classes end; last day that the Registrar's Office will accept grade changes for the fall 2016 semester

      May 1

    • Due date for Spring 2017 grades

      May 1

    • Due date for summer 2017 tuition

      May 1

    • Summer 2017 foundation program begins

      May 2

    • Summer 2017 semester begins

      May 2

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for non-graduating students

      May 2

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for graduating students (Tentative)

      May 12

    • Commencement, class of 2017 (Tentative)

      May 18

    • Memorial Day, College closed

      May 29

  • June 2017

    • MFA Visual Narrative summer session begins

      June 5

    • Summer 2017 Continuing Education program begins

      June 5

    • ESl Summer program housing check-in

      June 14

    • ESL Summer program orientation

      June 15 – 16

    • ESL Summer program registration

      June 16

    • ESL Summer program begins

      June 19

    • MFA Art Practice summer session begins

      June 19

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting 2016-2017 TAP application

      June 30

  • July 2017

    • No continuing education classes

      July 1 – 4

    • Independence Day holiday; College closed

      July 1 – 4

    • Check-in for Pre-College housing students

      July 9

    • Orientation for Summer Pre-College program

      July 9

    • Summer Pre-College program begins

      July 10

    • Culture, Graphic Design and Fine Arts in New York summer program begins

      July 10

    • Summer 2017 foundation program ends

      July 24

    • Culture, Graphic Design and Fine Arts in New York summer program ends

      July 28

    • Summer Pre-College program ends

      July 28

    • Summer Pre-College End of Program Exhibition

      July 28

  • August 2017

    • Due date for fall 217 semester tuition

      August 1

    • Course adjustment period for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 terms (departmental advisors' offices)

      August 10 – 11

    • ESL Summer program ends

      August 14

    • MFA Art Practice summer session ends

      August 14

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for summer 2017 students

      August 14

    • Summer 2017 semester ends

      August 21

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students

      August 27

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2017 term

      August 28 – September 1

    • Summer 2017 Continuing Education program ends

      August 28

  • September 2017

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2017 term

      August 28 – September 1

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for returning students

      September 2

    • Labor Day; College closed

      September 4

    • Fall 2017 undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      September 5

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