Academic Calendar

Dates are subject to change. Please be sure to check the calendar before each session or semester begins.

Visit the Registrar for additional dates and deadlines.

 

2018–2019 Academic Calendar

Summer 2018

M.F.A. Classes and Summer Stock Begin May 14 (Mon.)
Writing About Music Summer Session Begins May 21 (Mon.)
Memorial Day: Conservatory Closed May 28 (Mon.)
M.F.A. Summer Session Add/Drop Period Begins May 29 (Tues.)
M.F.A. Summer Session Add/Drop Period Ends June 1 (Fri.)
Master of Music Education Program Summer Session I Begins June 25 (Mon.)
Master of Music Education Summer Session I Add/Drop Period Begins June 25 (Mon.)
Master of Music Education Summer Session I Add/Drop Period Ends June 29 (Fri.)
Writing About Music Summer Session Ends June 29 (Fri.)
Independence Day: Conservatory Closed July 4 (Wed.)
Master of Music Education Summer Session I Last Day of Classes July 13 (Fri.)
Master of Music Education Summer Session II Begins July 16 (Mon.)
Master of Music Education Summer Session II Add/Drop Period Begins July 16 (Mon.)
Master of Music Education Summer Session II Add/Drop Period Ends July 20 (Fri.)
M.F.A. Last Day of Classes July 27 (Fri.)
Master of Music Education Program Summer Session II Last Day of Classes August 3 (Fri.)

Fall 2018

International Student Pre-Orientation August 29-31 (Wed.–Fri.)
New Undergraduate Student Orientation September 1-8 (Sat.–Sat.)
New Graduate Student Orientation September 4–8 (Tues.–Sat.)
Labor Day: Conservatory Closed September 3 (Mon.)
Fall Instruction Begins September 10 (Mon.)
Columbus Day: Conservatory Open October 8 (Mon.)
Veterans Day: Conservatory Closed November 12 (Mon.)
Thanksgiving Recess: Conservatory Closed November 21–23 (Wed.–Fri.)
Examinations December 17–21 (Mon.–Fri.)
Student Recess December 22–January 14 (Sat.–Mon.)
Winter Recess: Conservatory Closed December 22–January 1 (Sat.–Tue.)

Spring 2019

New Student Orientation January 15–19 (Tues.-Sat.)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 21 (Mon.)
Instruction Begins January 22 (Tues.)
Presidents' Day: Conservatory Closed February 18 (Mon.)
Alternative Class Day: Follow Monday Schedule February 19 (Tues.)
Spring Recess March 18–22 (Mon.-Fri.)
Registration for Summer and Fall Semester April 8 (Mon.)
Patriots' Day: Conservatory Closed April 15 (Mon.)
Alternative Class Day: Follow Monday Schedule April 17 (Wed.)
Examinations May 6–10 (Mon.-Fri.)
Commencement May 11 (Sat.)