Academic Calendar


Summer 2021

May 31 Memorial Day holiday (closed)
June 7 Final coursework due for Spring 2021 Incomplete grades
June 7 - July 30 Summer Eight-Week Session
June 11 Add/Drop deadline for Eight-Week Session
June 18 Summer tuition due
June 18 Census
July 5 Independence Day Holiday Observed (closed)
July 5 - July 9 Mid-Term Grading Period for Eight-Week Session
July 23 Last day to withdraw from Eight-Week Session with “W” grade
July 30 Summer semester classes end
August 6 Summer grades due
August 9 Summer grades available to students
August 30 Final coursework due for Incomplete Summer grades

Fall 2021

August 27 New Student Orientation
August 30 Fall semester classes begin
September 6 Labor Day Holiday (closed)
September 10 Fall tuition due

September 10

Add/Drop deadline

September 21


October 11-15

Midterm Grading Period

October - early November (TBD) Priority Registration for the Spring semester
November 2 Election Day - NO INSTRUCTION

November 12

Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade

November 25-26

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 10

Fall semester classes end

December 17 Fall grades due

December 20

Fall grades available to students

December 24 - January 2 Winter Break (SFAI is closed)
January 18 Final coursework due for Incomplete Fall grades

Spring 2022

January 1

New Year's Day

January 3 - 14 Spring Intensive Period
January 3 Add/Drop deadline for Intensives
January 11 Last day to withdraw from Intensive with a "W" grade

January 15

Student Orientation

January 17

Martin Luther King Day Holiday (closed)

January 18

Spring semester classes begin

January 28 Spring tuition due

January 28

Add/Drop deadline

February 8


February 21

President's Day (classes still in session)

February 28 - March 4

Midterm Grading Period

March 14-18

Spring Break

early April Priority Registration for Summer & Fall semesters

April 8

Last day to withdraw from courses with a “W” grade

May 6

Spring semester classes end

May 11

MA & BA Symposia

May 13 Last day for students to request an Incomplete grade
May 13 Spring grades due from faculty

May 13

MFA Exhibition Opening

May 13

BFA Exhibition Opening

May 14

Commencement Ceremony

May 16

Final Grades available to students

May 23 Final coursework due for Incomplete Spring grades

May 30

Memorial Day Holiday (closed)