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Dates to Remember!

Thursday, March 6 – Monday, March 31, 2014

Midterm Grading Period

Sunday, March 9, 2014:

Daylight Savings Time Begins (set clock 1 hour forward)

Monday, March 10 – Friday, April 4, 2014:

Scheduled Midpoint Reviews – Spring 2014
* No Midpoint Reviews Will Take Place During Spring Break

Thursday, March 13, 2014: Final Review Online Chat

Time: 3:00PM PST
Location: Online

Sunday, March 16 – Saturday, March 22, 2014:

Spring Break Week (No classes)

Sunday, March 23, 2014:

Drop without W/F Grade Penalty Deadline

Tuesday, March 25, 2014:

Third Payment Plan Installment Due

Friday, March 28, 2014:

Deadline to meet Director to Review Directed Study Journal and Finalize SU/13 and FA/13 Directed Study

Friday, April 11, 2014:

Last day to submit Graduation Declaration (to be included in the commencement program)

Sunday, April 20, 2014:

Easter Sunday
(All Buildings Closed)

Monday, April 21 – Friday, May 16, 2014:

Scheduled Final Reviews – Spring 2014

Friday, April 25, 2014:

Fourth Payment Plan Installment Due


 

Graduate Events & Announcements

FINAL REVIEW – SPRING 2014

Spring 2014 Final Review candidates will be provided with tips and suggestions for writing your summary papers, preparing your oral and visual presentations, and answer all your questions about Final Reviews. The online final review sign up form will be activated on Monday, February 17th. The Online Final Review Chat will be on Thursday, March 13th. Please contact the Final Review Coordinator at 415.618.6297 for further information.
WHEN: Thursday, March 13th
WHERE: Online

DIRECTED STUDY JOURNAL REVIEW DEADLINE IS MARCH 28, 2014

Attention all Graduate Directed Study students: Friday, March 28th is the Deadline to meet with your Department Director to Review Directed Study Journal and Finalize SU/14 and FA/14 Directed Study. Do not delay – make an appointment with your Director TODAY.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT GRADUATE DECLARATION FOR SUMMER 2014 IS APRIL 11th

Petition to Graduate for Summer and Fall 2014 continues. The last day to Petition to Graduate for Summer 2014 is Friday, April 11th. You must petition by this date to be included in the Graduation Ceremony Program. The deadline to submit your Graduation Declaration for Fall 2014 is Friday, September 19th. If you are planning to graduate in Summer or Fall 2014 be sure to contact the Graduate School at 415.274.8617 to make an appointment with your Graduate Advisor as soon as possible.

REGISTER FOR SUMMER AND FALL 2014!

Registration for Summer and Fall 2014 classes begins on Monday, February 24th. The last day to register for Summer 2014 is Saturday, June 21st. To register, make an appointment with your Graduate Student Services Advisor by contacting the Graduate School at 415.274.8617.

GRADUATE SCHOOL WEB PAGE ON AAU WEBSITE

The Graduate School web page can be found under the ‘Grad Students’ tab on AAU website. The Graduate School web page is for continuing Master’s students and provides easy access to information such as the Graduate Handbook, Midpoint and Final Review Guidelines, etc. Check it out at: http://gradstudents.academyart.edu

MY.ACADEMYART.EDU

There are many resources for you as a Graduate Student. Find all the information you need at http://my.academyart.edu/ such as Student Discussions, Calendars, Transportation Schedules, and Upcoming Events!