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  • June 2018

    • Summer 2018 Continuing Education program begins

      June 4

    • Summer 2018 English and the Visual Arts program housing check-in

      June 13

    • Summer 2018 English and the Visual Arts program orientation

      June 14 – 15

    • Summer 2018 English and the Visual Arts program registration

      June 15

    • English and the Visual Arts program begins

      June 18

    • Last day to resolve Incomplete grades from the Spring 2018 semester

      June 29

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting 2017-2018 FAFSA application

      June 30

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting 2017-2018 TAP application

      June 30

  • July 2018

    • No continuing education classes

      July 3 – 4

    • Independence Day holiday; College closed

      July 4

    • Check-in for Summer 2018 Pre-College program housing students

      July 8

    • Orientation for Summer 2018 Pre-College program

      July 8

    • Summer 2018 Pre-College program begins

      July 9

    • Summer 2018 Culture, Graphic Design and Fine Arts in New York program begins

      July 9

    • Summer 2018 Foundation program ends

      July 26

    • Summer 2018 Culture, Graphic Design and Fine Arts in New York program ends

      July 27

    • Summer 2018 Pre-College program ends

      July 27

  • August 2018

    • Due date for Fall 2018 semester tuition

      August 1

    • Course adjustment period for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 terms (departmental advisors' offices)

      August 9 – 10

    • Summer 2018 English and the Visual Arts program ends

      August 10

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for summer 2018 students

      August 13

    • Summer 2018 semester ends

      August 20

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students

      August 26

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students

      August 26

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2018 term

      August 27 – 31

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2018 term

      August 27 – 31

  • September 2018

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for returning students

      September 1

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for returning students

      September 1

    • Labor Day; College closed

      September 3

    • Labor Day; College closed

      September 3

    • Fall 2018 undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      September 4

    • Fall 2018 undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      September 4

    • Course adjustment period for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 terms

      September 4 – 11

    • Last day to register for Fall 2018 independent study courses

      September 11

    • Application deadline for SVA students wishing to participate in International Exchange for Spring 2019

      September 14

    • Fall 2018 Pre-College program begins

      September 22

    • Fall 2018 Continuing Education program begins

      September 24

  • October 2018

    • Early 2019-2020 FAFSA filing for new and returning students

      October 1

    • SVA-sponsored student Health Insurance Fee waiver deadline for Fall 2018

      October 2

    • SEVIS registration deadline for all F/J international students

      October 4

    • Columbus Day, no continuing education classes

      October 5

    • Online registration for Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 opens for students accepted for the Spring 2019 term

      October 15

    • Last day to officially drop Fall 2018 undergraduate and graduate courses without a grade. Academic progress and financial liability may be affected.

      October 22

    • Students may be dropped from Fall 18 undergrad & grad courses with a grade of "W". Academic progress & financial liability may be affected. International students must receive approval from the ISO to drop below full-time status.

      October 23 – December 3

    • Administrative withdrawal for students without financial clearance for the Fall 2018 semester

      October 24

  • November 2018

    • Students may be dropped from Fall 18 undergrad & grad courses with a grade of "W". Academic progress & financial liability may be affected. International students must receive approval from the ISO to drop below full-time status.

      October 23 – December 3

    • Course adjustment period for Spring 2019 schedules (departmental advisors’ offices)

      November 19 – 21

    • No continuing education or Pre-College classes

      November 21 – 25

    • Thanksgiving recess, College closed

      November 22 – 25

    • Online registration for Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 ends for students accepted for the Spring 2019 term

      November 30

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

      November 30

  • December 2018

    • Students may be dropped from Fall 18 undergrad & grad courses with a grade of "W". Academic progress & financial liability may be affected. International students must receive approval from the ISO to drop below full-time status.

      October 23 – December 3

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting all loan applications for students registered for Fall 2018 only

      December 1

    • Due date for Spring 2019 semester tuition (students not on a pre-approved payment plan)

      December 1

    • Spring 2019 Continuing Education program registration begins

      December 1

    • Fall 2018 Pre-College program ends

      December 1

    • Registration for Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 for students accepted for the Spring 2019 term continues by appointment with departmental advisors

      December 3

    • Last day to officially drop Fall 2018 undergraduate and graduate courses. Academic progress and financial liability may be affected

      December 3

    • Tuesday undergraduate and graduate classes end

      December 11

    • Wednesday undergraduate and graduate classes end

      December 12

    • Monday undergraduate and graduate classes end

      December 17

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

      December 18

    • Classes meet according to Friday/Sat/Sun schedule (last day of Friday/Sat/Sun classes)

      December 19

    • Undergraduate and graduate classes end; last day that the Registrar’s Office will accept grade changes for the Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 semesters

      December 19

    • Due date for Fall 2018 semester grades

      December 19

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

      December 19

    • Winter Recess; College closed

      December 20 – January 1

  • January 2019

    • Winter Recess; College closed

      December 20 – January 1

    • Due date for spring 2019 tuition for students on a pre-approved payment plan

      January 1

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students

      January 9

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Spring 2019 term

      January 10 – 11

    • Optimal filing date for submitting 2019-2020 FAFSA forms for early action for Fall 2019

      January 11

    • Spring 2019 undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      January 14

    • Course adjustment period for Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 schedules (departmental advisors’ offices)

      January 14 – 22

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

      January 15

    • Spring 2019 Pre-College program begins

      January 19

    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; College closed

      January 21

    • Last day to register for Spring 2019 independent study courses

      January 22

    • Spring 2019 Continuing Education program begins

      January 28

  • February 2019

    • Optimal filing date for new students to submit financial aid FAFSA forms to central processor for 2019-2020 financial aid

      February 1

    • Administrative withdrawal for students without financial clearance for the Spring 2019 semester

      February 4

    • Residence hall room selection for returning students

      February 4 – 11

    • SVA-sponsored student Health Insurance Fee waiver deadline for Spring 2019

      February 11

    • SEVIS registration deadline for all F/J international students

      February 13

    • Last day to resolve Incomplete grades from the Fall 2018 semester

      February 18

  • March 2019

    • Optimal financial aid date for returning students to submit 2019-2020 FAFSA application

      March 1

    • Spring break; no classes

      March 4 – 10

    • Last day to officially drop Spring 2019 undergraduate and graduate courses without a grade. Academic progress and financial liability may be affected.

      March 4

    • Students may be dropped from Sp19 undergrad & graduate courses with a grade of "W". Academic progress & financial liability may be affected. International students must receive approval from the ISO to drop below full-time status.

      March 5 – April 22

    • Staff holiday; College closed

      March 8

    • Online registration for all currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students for the 2019-2020 academic year (by appointment only)

      March 11 – 22

    • Spring 2019 Pre-College program ends

      March 30

  • April 2019

    • Students may be dropped from Sp19 undergrad & graduate courses with a grade of "W". Academic progress & financial liability may be affected. International students must receive approval from the ISO to drop below full-time status.

      March 5 – April 22

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

      April 6

    • Application deadline for SVA students wishing to participate in International Exchange for Fall 2019

      April 15

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

      April 15

    • Passover, no continuing education classes

      April 19 – 20

    • Last day to officially drop Spring 2019 undergraduate and graduate courses. Academic progress and financial liability may be affected.

      April 22

  • May 2019

    • Due date for Summer 2019 tuition

      May 1

    • Undergraduate and graduate classes end; last day that the Registrar’s Office will accept grade changes for the fall 2018 semester

      May 6

    • Due date for Spring 2019 grades

      May 6

    • Summer 2019 Foundation program begins

      May 7

    • Summer 2019 semester begins

      May 7

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

      May 7

    • Commencement, class of 2019 (Tentative)

      May 16

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

      May 17

    • Memorial Day; College closed

      May 27

  • June 2019

    • Summer 2019 Continuing Education program begins

      June 3

    • Summer 2019 English and the Visual Arts program housing check-in

      June 12

    • Summer 2019 English and the Visual Arts program orientation

      June 13 – 14

    • Summer 2019 English and the Visual Arts program registration

      June 14

    • English and the Visual Arts program begins

      June 17

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting 2018-2019 FAFSA application

      June 30

    • Financial aid deadline for submitting 2018-2019 TAP application

      June 30

  • July 2019

    • No continuing education classes

      July 4 – 5

    • Independence Day holiday; College closed

      July 4 – 7

    • Last day to resolve Incomplete grades from the Spring 2019 semester

      July 5

    • Check-in for Summer 2019 Pre-College program housing students

      July 7

    • Orientation for Summer 2019 Pre-College program

      July 7

    • Summer 2019 Pre-College program begins

      July 8

    • Summer 2019 Culture, Design and Fine Arts in New York (CDFNY) program begins

      July 8

    • Summer 2019 Pre-College program ends

      July 26

    • Summer 2019 Culture, Design and Fine Arts in New York (CDFNY) program ends

      July 26

    • Summer 2019 Foundation program ends

      July 29

  • August 2019

    • Due date for Fall 2019 semester tuition

      August 1

    • Course adjustment period for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 terms (departmental advisors’ offices)

      August 8 – 9

    • Summer 2019 English and the Visual Arts program ends

      August 9

    • Check-out SVA residence halls for summer 2019 students

      August 11

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for new students

      August 25

    • Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2019 term

      August 26 – 30

    • Summer 2019 semester ends

      August 26

    • Check-in SVA residence halls for returning students

      August 31

  • September 2019

    • Labor Day; College closed

      September 2

    • Fall 2019 undergraduate and graduate classes begin

      September 3

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