Academic Calendar

Important dates for the 2019–2020 academic year.
Please note that dates are subject to change.
Aug
20 - 22
ICP-Bard MFA: Orientation
24
ICP-Bard MFA: Fall Term Begins
26 - 08
One-Year Certificates: Orientation
31 - 02
Labor Day
No classes in session
Sep
07
Continuing Education: Fall Term Begins
07
One-Year Certificates: Fall Term Begins
29 - 30
Rosh Hashanah
No classes in session
Oct
08 - 09
Yom Kippur
No classes in session
12 - 14
Columbus Day Weekend
No classes in session
Nov
25
Continuing Education: Fall Term Ends
25
One-Year Certificates: Fall Term Ends
27 - 01
Thanksgiving Break
No classes in session
Dec
18
ICP-Bard MFA: Fall Term Ends
25
Christmas Day
No classes in session
Jan
04 - 26
One-Year Certificates: January Workshops
20
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
No classes in session
27
ICP-Bard MFA: Spring Term Begins
27
Continuing Education: Winter Term Begins
27
One-Year Certificates: Winter Term Begins
Feb
17
Presidents' Day
Classes in session for ICP-Bard MFA and One-Year Certificate students; Continuing Education classes will not meet
Apr
05 - 12
One-Year Certificates: Spring Break
06
One-Year Certificates: Winter Term Ends
06 - 12
ICP-Bard MFA: Spring Break
06
Continuing Education: Winter Term Ends
08
Passover
No classes in session
11 - 12
Easter
No classes in session
13
Continuing Education: Spring Term Begins
13
One-Year Certificates: Spring Term Begins
May
17
ICP-Bard MFA: Spring Term Ends
23 - 25
Memorial Day
No classes in session
23
ICP-Bard MFA: Commencement
Location: Bard College
Jun
21
One-Year Certificates: Commencement
28
One-Year Certificates: Spring Term Ends
28
Continuing Education: Spring Term Ends