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Simon's Rock Academic Calendar

Make your plans and review the current and upcoming semester schedules. See key dates for Bard College at Simon's Rock classes, breaks, and travel.

Spring Semester 2018

Wednesday, January 17 New international students arrive
Financial clearance required
Friday, January 19

New students arrive 10:00-11:00
Financial clearance required

Advising and registration for new students 3:30-5:00

Student deadline to submit work to faculty for Fall 2017 incompletes (I lapses to F) & grade changes

Sunday, January 21 Returning students arrive after noon
Financial clearance required
Monday, January 22 Spring semester classes begin
Friday, February 2

Last day to return course add forms to Registrar by 5:00 (mod2 add forms due March 30)

Faculty deadline for Fall 2017 incompletes (I lapses to F) & grade changes to Registrar by noon

Friday, February 16

Last day to return course drop forms to Registrar by 5:00 (mod2 drop forms due March 30)

Monday, February 19

No classes

Friday, March 2 Airport / travel information to Transportation by 5:00
Wednesday, March 7

Scholarship applications due to Academic Affairs by 5:00

Moderation forms due to Registrar for May AA graduates by 5:00

Fall semester Leave To Study Away applications due to Academic Affairs by 5:00

Friday, March 9

Module 1 ends

Spring Break begins after last class (residences close Saturday, March 10 at noon)

Friday, March 16 Midterm and Module 1 grades and comments due to Registrar by noon
Sunday, March 25 Spring Break ends (students return after noon)
Monday, March 26

Classes resume

Module 2 begins

Friday, March 30 Last day to return Module 2 Add / Drop forms to Registrar by 5:00
Friday, April 13 All financial aid applications (FAFSA and Profile) due to Financial Aid Office
Wednesday, April 25 Last day to return course withdrawal forms to Registrar by 5:00
Friday, May 5 Airport / travel information to Transportation by 5:00
Wednesday, May 9

By noon: 1 signed copy of final thesis begun Fall 2017 due to Provost

By noon: Self evaluations of thesis begun Spring 2018 due to Academic Affairs

Registration for Fall 2018 semester (Financial clearance required)

Friday, May 11 Last day of classes
Saturday and Sunday, May 12-13 Reading Period

Monday, May 14-Wednesday, May 16

Final examination period
Thursday, May 17

Residences close at noon for non-degree students

Spring semester grades for graduates due to Registrar by 11:00 am

Saturday, May 19

Commencement

Residences close for graduates at 4:00

Tuesday, May 29 Spring semester grades and comments due to Registrar by noon

 

Academic Calendar 2018-2019 Key Dates

Summer-Fall 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 New international students arrive
Saturday, August 18, 2018 New students arrive
Wednesday and Thursday,
August 22-23, 2018
Senior Workshop
Monday, August 27, 2018 Fall classes begin
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Fall classes end
December 14, 17 & 18, 2018 Final Exam Period
December 19, 2018 - January 20, 2019 Intersession

 

Spring 2019

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 New international students arrive
Friday, January 18, 2019 New students arrive
Monday, January 21, 2019 Spring classes begin
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Spring classes end
May 10, 13, & 14, 2019 Final Exam Period
May 18, 2019 Commencement