Academic Calendar

Dates and Deadlines

  

 Spring 2018 | Summer 2018 | Fall 2018 | Spring 2019

Some dates are subject to change. Please check back prior to the beginning of each semester.
Online classes follow the same schedule as onsite with the exception of the distance intensive courses.

 

Spring 2018

BAC REOPENS January 2, 2018
Distance M.Arch & MDS Spring Semester Begins January 2, 2018
Deadline for Fall 2017 Practice Reports January 5, 2018
Add Period Ends for Distance Courses Starting January 2nd January 5, 2018
December 2017 Portfolio Results Due January 8, 2018
Add/Drop Opens for Onsite, MDS & MSIA Courses Starting January 22nd January 8, 2018
Studio Lottery January 9, 2018
New Student Orientation January 11-12, 2018
Drop Period Ends for Distance Courses that Started January 2nd January 12, 2018
M.Arch Online and MDS January Intensive Week January 13-20, 2018
BAC CLOSED - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observance January 15, 2018
New Instructor Orientation January 17, 2018 @6:00pm
CityLab Intensive Starts (Spring Semester Start for Participants) January 19 & 20,2018
SPRING 2018 SEMESTER BEGINS January 22, 2018
Add Period for 1st Half & Full Semester Courses Ends January 26, 2018
MSIA Intensive January 26 - 28, 2018
Deadline for Spring 2018 Practice Registration January 26, 2018
CityLab Intensive Ends January 26 & 27, 2018
Drop Period for 1st Half & Full Semester Courses Ends February 2, 2018
Fall 2017 Incomplete Grade Deadline February 2, 2018
Degree Student Enrollment Verification Begins February 5, 2018
Architecture Sketch Problem 1, 2, & 3 February 10, 2018
BAC CLOSED - PRESIDENTS DAY OBSERVANCE February 19, 2018
First Half Course Withdrawal Deadline February 23, 2018
First Half Semester Courses End March 17, 2018
Add Period for 2nd Half Semester Courses Opens March 19, 2018
Summer 2018 Online Registration for Degree Students Opens March 19, 2018
SPRING BREAK March 19-23, 2018
First Half Semester Courses Final Grades Due March 23, 2018
Second Half Semester Courses Begin March 26, 2018
Add Period for 2nd Half Courses Ends March 30, 2018
Deadline to Register for May Portfolio Review March 30, 2018
BAC CLOSED - EASTER OBSERVANCE April 1, 2018
Drop Period for 2nd Half Courses Ends April 6, 2018
Admissions Acceptance Reception April 6, 2018
Summer 2018 CE Registration Opens April 9, 2018
Full Semester Course Withdrawal Deadline April 13, 2018
BAC CLOSED - PATRIOTS DAY April 16, 2018
Fall 2018 Segment III, DMARCH, MDS & MSIA Online Registration Opens April 17, 2018
Fall 2018 Segment II Online Registration Opens April 18, 2018
Fall 2018 Segment I Online Registration Opens April 19, 2018
Second Half Course Withdrawal Deadline April 27, 2018
Summer & Fall 2018 Online Registration Ends for All Degree Students May 4, 2018
Thesis Documents Submission May 14, 2018
Spring 2018 Lecture Courses End May 14, 2018
Studio Review Week May 14-21, 2018
Spring 2018 Grades for Graduating Students Due May 18, 2018
Final Graduation Clearance May 18, 2018
SPRING SEMESTER ENDS - Studios, 2nd Half, DMARCH & MDS Courses End May 21, 2018
Spring 2018 Practice Reporting Period Ends May 21, 2018
Summer 2018 Add/Drop Period Opens May 21, 2018
Summer 2018 Practice Reporting Period Begins May 22, 2018
Scholarship and Awards Ceremony May 24, 2018
COMMENCEMENT May 25, 2018
Spring 2018 Final Grades Due - Non-Graduating Students May 25, 2018
BAC CLOSED - MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE May 28, 2018
May Portfolio Review Hand-in by 9:00pm May 29, 2018
Campus Clean Out - All Projects must be removed from the BAC May 31, 2018

 

Summer 2018

CEU Weekend June 2 - 3, 2018
Deadline to submit Spring 2018 Practice Reports June 4, 2018
SUMMER SEMESTER BEGINS June 4, 2018
May Portfolio Results Due June 6, 2018
Add Period for Summer Courses Ends June 8, 2018
Deadline to Register for July Portfolio Review June 8, 2018
Summer 2018 Practice Registration Deadline June 8, 2018
Drop Period for Summer Courses Ends June 15, 2018
Fall 2018 CE Registration Opens June 18, 2018
BAC CLOSED - INDEPENDENCE DAY July 4, 2018
Spring 2018 Incomplete Grade Deadline July 6, 2018
Summer Course Withdrawal Deadline July 6, 2018
BAC Summer Academy Begins July 9, 2018
July Portfolio Review Hand-In by 9:00pm July 16, 2018
July Portfolio Review July 16-30, 2018
SUMMER SEMESTER ENDS July 28, 2018
Summer 2018 Practice Reporting Period Ends July 28, 2018
Fall 2018 Practice Reporting Period Begins July 29, 2018
July Portfolio Results Due July 31, 2018
Fall 2018 New Student Orientation I TBD



Fall 2018

Distance M.Arch & MDS Fall Semester Begins for Intensive Courses August 1, 2018
Campus Clean Out - All Projects must be removed from the BAC August 2, 2018
BAC Summer Academy Ends August 3, 2018
Summer 2018 Grades Due August 3, 2018
Summer 2018 Practice Reporting Deadline August 3, 2018
Add Period Ends for Courses with Aug 1st Start Date August 3, 2018
Drop Ends for Courses with Aug 1st Start Date August 10, 2018
Distance M.Arch & MDS Intensive Begins August 11, 2018
Add/Drop Opens for Fall Courses August 13, 2018
Distance M.Arch & MDS Intensive Ends August 18, 2018
Fall New Student Orientation II TBD
Instructor Orientation August 22, 2018
CityLab Intensive Begins - Fall Semester Start for CityLab Participants August 24 & 25, 2018
FALL SEMESTER BEGINS FOR MAIN, STUDIO & 01 SESSION COURSES AUGUST 27, 2018
Add Period Ends for 01, Main & Studio Session Courses August 31, 2018
Deadline for Fall 2018 Practice Registration August 31, 2018
Withdrawal Deadline for 8 Week Intensive Session Courses August 31, 2018
CityLab Intensive Ends Aug 31 - Sept 1, 2018
BAC CLOSED - LABOR DAY OBSERVANCE SEPTEMBER 3, 2018
Drop Period Ends for 01, Main & Studio Session Courses September 10, 2018
Degree Student Enrollment Verification Begins September 12, 2018
Summer 2018 Incomplete Grade Deadline September 14, 2018
MSIA Intensive September 14-16, 2018
End of Distance 8 Week Intensive Session Courses September 22, 2018
Withdrawal Deadline for 01 & Distance 12 Week Intensive Session Courses September 28, 2018
Final Grades Due for CityLab Intensive & 8 Week Distance Intensive Courses September 28, 2018
Add Period Opens for 02 Session Courses October 15, 2018
01 & Distance 12 Week Intensive Session Courses End October 20, 2018
02 Session Courses Begin October 22, 2018
Add Period Ends for 02 Session Courses October 26, 2018
Deadline to Register for December Portfolio Review October 26, 2018
Final Grades for 01 & Distance 12 Week Intensive Session Courses Due October 26, 2018
Spring 2019 CE Registration Opens October 29, 2018
Spring 2019 Segment III Onsite & All Distance Student Online Registration Opens October 29, 2018
Spring 2019 Segment II Onsite Student Online Registration Opens October 30, 2018
Spring 2019 Segment I Onsite Student Online Registration Opens October 31, 2018
Drop Period for 02 Session Courses Ends November 2, 2018
Withdrawal Deadline for Full Semester Courses November 9, 2018
Incomplete Grade Deadline for 8 Week Intensive Session Courses November 9, 2018
Spring 2019 Online Registration Ends November 16, 2018
Withdrawal Deadline for 02 Session Courses November 23, 2018
BAC CLOSED - THANKSGIVING OBSERVANCE NOVEMBER 21-23, 2018
Incomplete Grade Deadline for 01 & 12 Week Intensive Session Courses December 7, 2018
FALL LECTURE COURSES END DECEMBER 8, 2018
Thesis & Degree Project Documents Submission Deadline December 10, 2018 by 5pm
Studio Review Week December 10-14, 2018
Fall Grades due for Graduating Students December 14, 2018
FALL SEMESTER ENDS  DECEMBER 15, 2018
Fall 2018 Practice Reporting Period Ends December 15, 2018
Spring 2019 Practice Reporting Period Begins December 16, 2018
Final Graduation Clearance for December Graduates December 17,2018
December Portfolio Deadline for All Students December 18, 2018 by 9pm
Campus Clean Out - All Projects Must be Removed from the BAC December 20, 2018
December Graduation Date December 21, 2018
Final Grades Due for 02 & Full Semester Session Courses December 21, 2018
BAC CLOSED - WINTER BREAK BEGINS DECEMBER 23, 2018



Spring 2019

BAC REOPENS January 2, 2019 
Distance M.Arch & MDS Spring Semester Begins January 2, 2019
Add Period Ends for courses with Jan 2nd Start Date January 4, 2019
Deadline for Fall 2018 Practice Reports January 4, 2019
December 2018 Portfolio Results Due TBD
Add/Drop Opens for Courses Starting January 22nd January 7, 2019
New Student Orientation TBD
M.Arch Online & MDS January Intensive Week  January 12-19, 2019
New Instructor Orientation January 16, 2019
CityLab Intensive Starts (Spring Semester Start Date for Particiapants) January 18-19, 2019
BAC CLOSED - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observance  January 21, 2019
SPRING 2018 SEMESTER BEGINS January 22, 2019
CityLab Intensive Ends January 25-26, 2019
Add Period Ends for 1st Half & Full Semester Courses January 28, 2019
Deadline for Spring 2019 Practice Registration January 28, 2019
Drop Period Ends for 1st Half & Full Semester Courses February 1, 2019
Fall 2018 Incomplete Grade Deadline for 02 & Full Session Courses February 1, 2019
Degree Student Enrollment Verification Begins February 4, 2019
MSIA Intensive February 8-10, 2019
BAC CLOSED - Presidents Day Observance February 18, 2019
01 Session Withdrawal Deadline February 22, 2019
End of Distance 8 Week Intensive Session Courses February 23, 2019
Final Grades Due for 8 Week Intensive Courses  March 1, 2019
First Half Semester Courses End March 16, 2019
Add Period for 02 Session Courses Opens March 18, 2019
Summer 2019 Registration Begins for Degree Students March 18, 2019
SPRING BREAK March 18-22, 2019
First Half Semster Courses Final Grades Due March 22, 2019
Second Half Semester Courses Begin March 25, 2019
02 Session Add Period Ends March 29, 2019
Deadline to Register for May Portfolio Review March 29, 2019
02 Session Drop Period Ends April 5, 2019
Full Semester Course Withdrawal Deadline April 5, 2019
Summer 2019 CE Registration Opens  April 8, 2019
Incomplete Grade Deadline for 8 Week Intensive Courses April 12, 2019
BAC CLOSED - Patriot's Day Obervance April 15, 2019
Fall 2019 Segment III Oniste & All Distance Student Online Registration Opens April 16, 2019
Fall 2019 Segment II Onsite Student Online Registration Opens April 17, 2019
Fall 2019 Segment I Oniste Student Online Registration Opens April 18, 2019
BAC CLOSED - Easter Observance April 21, 2019
02 Session Course Withdrawal Deadline April 26, 2019
Summer & Fall 2019 Online Registration Ends For All Degree Students May 3, 2019 @5pm
Incomplete Grade Deadline for 01 Session Courses May 3, 2019
Spring 2019 Lecture Courses End May 13, 2019
Thesis & Degree Project Doctuments Submission May 13, 2019
Studio Review Week May 13-17, 2019
Spring 2019 Final Grades Due for Graduating Students May 17, 2019
Distance M.Arch & MDS Spring 2019 Semester Ends May 18, 2019
Final Graduation Clearance May 20, 2019
SPRING 2019 SEMESTER ENDS May 20, 2019
Spring 2019 Practice Reporting Period Ends May 20, 2019
Summer 2019 Practice Reporting Period Begins May 21, 2019
Scholarships & Awards Ceremony May 23, 2019
COMMENCEMENT May 24, 2019
Spring 2019 Final Grades Due - Non-Graduating Students May 24, 2019
BAC CLOSED - Memorial Day Observance May 27, 2019
Summer 2019 Add/Drop Opens May 28, 2019
Campus Clean Out - All Projects Must be removed from the BAC May 30, 2019
Spring 2019 Practice Reporting Deadline May 31, 2019
May Portfolio Review Hand-In TBD
May Portfolio Review Results TBD

Students whose religious beliefs may cause them to miss classes, examinations or studio reviews must inform their instructors and provide documentation of their religious commitment. Although students are not penalized for missing class sessions and activities for such cause, their instructors may require that they make up any missed assignments within a reasonable amount of time and subject to published deadlines.