Corcoran College of Art and Design

Academic Calendar

FALL 2013 - SUMMER 2014

Fall 2013
August 28—December 16

Spring 2014

January 22—May 14

Summer 2014
Full: May 27—August 10
Session I: May 27—June 30
Session II: July 7—August 10

Pre-College Summer 2014
Session A*: Monday, June 23—Thursday, July 3, no classes July 4
Session B: Monday, July 7—Friday, July 18
Session C: Monday, July 21—Friday, August 1
Residential student check-in: Sunday, July 20
Residential student check-out: Saturday, August 2

*Session A programs meet 9 am-5:30 pm. Session B and C day programs meet 9 am-5 p.m.


FALL 2013

August 21
Priority registration deadline for Fall; Late registration period begins

August 28
First day of classes

September 2
Labor Day (College closed)
Georgetown Campus closed August 31-September 1

September 16
Open studio schedules finalized for most programs

September 28
Final deadline for new Certificate students to submit transcripts.
Final deadline for returning Certificate students to submit course substitutions for fall

October 14
Columbus Day (College open; class in session)

November 3
Daylight savings time ends

November 6
Members’ early registration for spring courses begins

November 6
Last day to WITHDRAW with "W"

November 13
General registration for spring courses opens to the public

November 11
Veteran's Day (College open; class in session)

November 23
National Portfolio Day; classes do not meet Downtown (except CR, DM, SL)

November 27
Day before Thanksgiving (College open; classes do not meet, no open studios)

November 28-December 1
Thanksgiving (College closed)

December 16
Last day of fall classes

December 17–18
Make-up days for classes canceled due to inclement weather/emergencies, as announced by Registrar. All other make-ups must be scheduled prior to the last day of class.

December 25–31
Winter recess (College closed)




SPRING 2014

November 6-12: Members’ early registration for spring courses begins
November 13: General registration for spring courses opens to the public
January 10: Priority registration deadline for Spring; Late registration period begins

January 1
New Year's Day (College closed)

January 4
Continuing Education Open House

January 10
Priority registration deadline for Spring; Late registration period begins

January 20
Martin Luther King Day (College closed)

January 22

First day of classes

February 5
Pre-College Summer program registration begins

February 17
President's Day (College closed)

February 19
Monday 3 credit classes meet on Wednesday.
Wednesday only 3 credit classes do not meet.
Monday 1.5 and non-credit classes DO NOT meet on Wednesday.

February 22
Final deadline for new Certificate students to submit transcripts.
Final deadline for returning Certificate students to submit course substitutions for spring

March 9
Daylight savings time begins

March 17-23
Spring Recess (College open - Classes do not meet)
Limited access and hours at the Georgetown Campus

April 2
Members’ early registration for Summer courses begins

April 9
Last day to withdraw with a "W"

April 9
General registration for Summer courses opens to the public

April 19-20
Easter Weekend (College Closed)

April 25
Corcoran Ball (Access to the Downtown Campus may be limited)

May 14
Last day of classes

May 15-16
Make-up days for classes canceled due to inclement weather/emergencies, as announced by Registrar. All other make-ups must be scheduled prior to the last day of class.




SUMMER 2014

April 2: Members’ early registration for Summer courses begins
April 9: Last day to withdraw with a "W"
May 21: Priority registration deadline for Summer; Late registration period begins

April 9
General registration for Summer courses opens to the public

May 21
Priority registration deadline for Summer; Late registration period begins

May 24-26
Memorial Day Weekend (College closed)

May 27

First day of classes

May 27
Summer Session I (5 Weeks) and Full Summer Session begins (10 Weeks)

June 17
Summer Session I: Last day to WITHDRAW with "W"

June 28
Final deadline for new Certificate students to submit transcripts.
Final deadline for returning Certificate students to submit course substitutions for summer

June 30
Summer Session I ends (5 Weeks)

July 1-6
Inter-session: (no classes meet except Camp, Pre-College, Interior Design, and others as noted in course listings); Make-up days for Session 1 classes canceled due to inclement weather/emergencies, as announced by Registrar. All other make-ups must be scheduled prior to the last day of class.

July 4
Independence Day (College Closed)

July 7
Summer Session II begins

July 9
Members’ early registration for fall courses begins

July 15
Full Summer Session: Last day to WITHDRAW with "W"

July 16
General registration for fall courses opens to the public

July 28
Summer Session II: Last day to WITHDRAW with "W"

August 10
Summer Session II (5 weeks) and Full Summer Session ends (10 Weeks)



PRE-COLLEGE SUMMER 2014

February 5
Pre-College registration begins. The summer 2014 tuition rates will be posted when registration begins.

April 1
Pre-College Summer scholarship applications are due

May 30
Registration Deadline: Session A & B

June 13
Registration Deadline: Session C

June 23
Session A begins
*Note: Session A programs meet 9 a.m.—5:30 p.m. 

July 3 (Thursday)

Session A ends

July 7
Session B begins

July 18
Session B ends

July 20 (Sunday)
Residential student check in

June 21
Session C begins

August 1
Session C ends

August 2 (Saturday)
Residential student check out

See Pre-college Policies & Forms for the Pre-College summer programs refund schedule and policies.


CONTINUING EDUCATION FALL 2014

July 16: General registration for fall courses begins