Our comprehensive list of key dates and deadlines for future academic years.

2015 - 2016 Academic Year


Summer 2015

May 18 - August 21 International Business Plan
June 11 - August 5 Summer Intensive Language Program
June 15 - August 7 Intensive English as a Second Language
June 15 - July 31 English Prep for Graduate Studies

Fall 2015

Aug 17 - August 21 New Student Orientation
August 24 Classes Convene
August 24 Tuition Due (1st day)
September 4 Deadline to add full-length Fall course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester Fall course. Last day for 100% refund.
September 7 Labor Day Holiday
September 8 50% tuition refund (11th day)
September 21 Last day to drop full-length fall course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 0% refund after September 21.
September 22 Late fees added to all tuition accounts (21st day)
October 10 - 13 Fall Break

October 16 First half of semester ends
October 19 Second half of semester begins
October 30 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester fall course.
November 25 - 29 Thanksgiving Recess
December 11 Last Day of Classes
December 12 Winter Commencement
December 12 - January 3 Winter Break
January 4, 2016 Fall semester grades due

WORKSHOPS & OTHER BRIEF COURSES May be added or dropped until 4pm on the last business day ONE WEEK BEFORE THEY BEGIN. Without an official drop tuition remains due and the appropriate grade will be assigned.


Winter 2016

January 4-29 Winter Term Classes

Spring 2016

January 26 - 29 New Student Orientation
February 1 Classes Convene
Tuition due (1st day)
February 12 Deadline to ADD full-length spring course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester spring course. Last day for 100% refund.
February 15
February 26 Last day to DROP full-length spring course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 0% refund after February 20th.
February 29 Late fees added to all tuition accounts (21st day)
March 19 - 27 Spring Break
March 29 First half of semester
March 30 Second half of semester begins
April 12 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester spring course
May 20 Last Day of Classes
May 21 Commencement
June 3 Winter and Spring grades due

2016 - 2017 Academic Year


Summer 2016

May 23 - August 26 International Business Plan
June 13 - August 5 Summer Intensive Language Program
June 13 - August 5 Intensive English as a Second Language
June 27 - August 5 English Prep for Graduate Studies

Fall 2016

Aug 22 - August 26 New Student Orientation
August 29 Classes Convene
September 5 Labor Day Holiday
October 8 - 11 Fall Break
November 23 - 27 Thanksgiving Recess
December 16 Last Day of Classes
December 17 Winter Commencement

Winter 2017

January 3 - 27 Winter Term Classes

Spring 2017

January 24 - 27 New Student Orientation
January 30 Classes Convene
March 18 - 26 Spring Break
May 19 Last Day of Classes
May 20 Commencement