Academic Calendar

This calendar reflects major term dates and activities scheduled throughout the academic year at PAFA. Term start and end dates, refund periods, drop/add periods, and more vary for all terms.

Fall 2022 Academic Calendar

Fall 2022
Orientation  8/29, 2022
Studios Check-in Begins 8/29/2022
Classes Start (Cert/BFA/PB/MFA)-Monday classes 8/31/2022
Labor Day Holiday (no classes) 9/6/2022
Drop/Add Ends 9/16/2022
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class 11/4/2022
BFA/Certificate Pre-Registration for Spring Classes 10/31 – 11/18/2022
Graduate Pre-Registration for Spring Classes 11/21 - 11/23/2022
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes) 11/24 & 11/25/2022
Last Day of Fall Classes (MFA)

12/9/2022

Final Crit Week 12/12 – 12/16/2022
Last Day of Fall Classes (Cert/BFA/PB/LoRes MFA) 12/16/2022
MFA End of Term Reviews 12/19 – 12/20/2022
Winter Break Begins for All Students 12/21/2022
Spring 2023  
Orientation

1/11/2023

Classes Start (Cert/BFA/PB/MFA)-Monday classes 1/12/2023
Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes) 1/16/2023
Classes Start (Low Residency MFA)

1/17/2023

Drop/Add Ends

1/27/2023

FAFSA Priority Submission date 2/1/2023
Last Day to Remove Fall Incompletes 2/24/2023
Spring Break (no classes) 3/4 - 3/12/2023
Classes Resume 3/13/2023
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class 3/24/2023
BFA/Cert. Pre -Registration for Fall Classes 4/3 – 4/14/2023
Fall 2023 Undergraduate Studio Applications Due Mid-April TBD
Graduate Pre-Registration for Fall Classes Mid-April TBD
Last Day of Spring Classes (MFA) 4/27/2023
Final Crit Week 4/28 - 5/4/2023
Last Day of Spring Classes (Cert/BFA/PB/LoRes MFA) 5/4/2022
MFA2 End of Term Reviews 5/8 & 5/9/2023
MFA1 End of Term Reviews 5/10 & 5/11/2023
ASE Women’s Committee Preview Opening 5/11/2023
Prize Ceremony/Graduation/ASE Public Opening 5/12/2023
Annual Student Exhibition Closes 6/4/2023
Last Day to Remove Spring 2020 Incompletes 7/17/2023
Summer 2022
Orientation (Low Residency MFA) 6/18/2023
Classes Start (Low Residency MFA) 6/19/2023
Low Residency MFA Graduation 8/9/2023
Last Day of Summer Classes (Low Residency MFA)

8/11/2023

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