Academic Calendars

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Academic Calendar 2021-2022

SPRING SEMESTER 2022

Thursday, January 20 &
Friday, January 21
New Student Orientation and Registration
Thursday, January 20 – Sunday, January 23 Teaching Artistry and Audience Engagement Intensive
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (buildings open, no regularly scheduled classes or lessons)
Monday, January 24 First Day of Spring Semester
Monday, January 24 – Friday, February 4 Add-Drop Period
Monday, March 14 – Friday, March 18 Spring Recess (buildings open, no regularly scheduled classes or lessons)
Wednesday, April 13 – Friday, April 22 Registration Period for Fall 2022
Friday, April 15 Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
Friday, April 29 Last Day of Spring Classes (studio instruction continues)
Monday, May 2 – Friday, May 6 Examination and Jury Period
Friday, May 6 Last Day of Spring Studio Instruction
Monday, May 9 – Friday, May 13 Commencement and Performance Week
Saturday, May 14 Commencement
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day (buildings closed)

FALL SEMESTER 2021

Sunday, August 29–Sunday, September 5 New Student Orientation and Registration
Thursday, September 2–Sunday, September 5 Teaching Artistry and Audience Engagement Intensive
Monday, September 6 Labor Day (buildings closed)
Tuesday, September 7 First Day of Fall Semester
Tuesday, September 7–Monday, September 20 Add-Drop Period
Monday, October 11 & Tuesday, October 12 Fall Break (buildings open, no regularly scheduled classes or lessons)
Wednesday, October 27 – Tuesday, November 9 Registration Period for Spring 2022
Wednesday, November 24 – Sunday, November 28 Thanksgiving Recess (no regularly scheduled classes or lessons, buildings closed Thursday & Friday)
Monday, November 29 Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
Monday, December 13 Last Day of Fall Classes (studio instruction continues)
Tuesday, December 14 – Thursday, December 23 Examination and Jury Period
Monday, December 20 Last Day of Fall Studio Instruction
Thursday, December 23 End of Fall Semester
Friday, December 24 – Sunday, January 2, 2022 Buildings closed