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Studio School Academic Calendar


Spring 2021

Course Catalog: Online and In-Studio Classes
Studio School Enrollment Form
Preregistration Packet (for continuing students)

November 16–December 18, 2020
Preregistration for spring 2021 semester, open to continuing students
Forms accepted by mail, email & in-person drop box

January 5–14, 2021
Preregistration for spring 2021 semester, open to continuing students
Forms accepted by mail, email & in-person drop box

Tuesday, January 5, 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Wednesday, January 6, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Registration and faculty counseling by appointment for new and continuing students

Monday, January 11, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Late registration by appointment

Thursday, January 14
Last day enrollment forms accepted for studio courses
Last day enrolled students can change class schedules 
Last day to drop studio & art history courses for a refund (minus $100 processing fee)

Monday, January 18
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)

Thursday, January 21
Spring 2021 semester begins

Monday, March 8
Scholarship portfolios due for fall 2021 semester

Monday–Sunday, March 15–21
Spring Break (no classes)

March 29–May 7
Preregistration for summer 2021 semester, open to continuing students
Forms accepted by mail, email & in-person drop box

Thursday–Sunday, April 1–4
Easter Break (no classes)

April 12–May 7
Preregistration for fall 2021 semester, open to continuing students
Forms accepted by mail, email & in-person drop box

Friday, May 7
Spring semester ends; summer and fall preregistration closes