Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Graduate Programs

Fall semesterGraduate Studies 
Faculty DayMonday, August 31, 2020
Valencia Campus Fall Orientation Week (required)Tuesday - Friday, September 1 - 4, 2020
Graduate Student Check-InTuesday - Friday, September 1 - 4, 2020
Fall Classes beginMonday, September 7, 2020
Follow a Friday ScheduleWednesday October 7, 2020
Valencia Community Day - No classes Friday, October 9, 2020
Spanish National Day - No classesMonday, October 12, 2020
Midterm examinations Monday - Friday, October 19 - 23, 2020
Campus RetreatThursday October 29, 2020
Fall BreakThursday - Sunday October 29 - Nov 1
Day of the Spanish Constitution - No classes Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Final Examinations and Juries (last week of classes)Monday - Friday, December 14 - 18, 2020
Semester BreakSaturday, December 19, 2020 - Sunday, Janunary 17, 2021
Spring semesterGraduate Studies
Faculty DayMonday, January 11, 2021
Career SeminarTuesday - Friday, January 12 - 15, 2021
Spring classes beginMonday, January 18, 2021
Midterm examinations (to be confirmed each course's faculty)Monday - Friday, March 8 - 12, 2021
Spring break - No classes (TBC)Monday - Friday, March 15 - 19, 2021
Easter Holidays - No classes (TBC)Thursday - Tuesday, April 1 - 6, 2021
Final examinations and Juries (last week of class)Monday - Friday, May 3 - 7, 2021
Undergraduate Commencement Exercises (Boston)Saturday, May 8, 2021
Semester breakMonday, May 10 -14, 2021
Summer semesterGraduate Studies
Summer Classes begin (masters)Monday, May 17, 2021
Final Culminating Experience PresentationsMonday - Friday, June 21 - 26, 2021
Final examinationsMonday - Friday, June 28 - July 2, 2021
Graduate Commencement Concert (Valencia)Saturday, July 3, 2021
Graduate Commencement Exercises (Valencia)Monday, July 5, 2021
U.S. Graduate Internship, Fellowship and Career Seminar (Boston)Wednesday - Friday, August 19 - 21, 2021