Department Calendar

Below are important dates for the 2018–19 academic sessions in the Department of Art and Art History. Please note that the information provided below does not represent the full university calendar. For all university-wide items, please visit https://academics.umw.edu/calendar/academic-calendar/.


Fall Semester 2018

August
21 – Department meeting 1:30pm
24 – Honor Convocation
27 – Classes Begin

31 – Last day to add courses

September
3 – Labor Day observed (no classes)
6 – Opening receptions for Group Faculty Exhibition duPont Gallery 5-7pm, Museums as Viewing Machines: Work by Jeffrey Abt Ridderhof Martin Gallery 5-7pm
14 – Department bus trip to DC Museums
14 – Last day to drop course(s) without a grade of W
14-16 – Family Weekend
24 – Department meeting
25 – Major Declaration Due

October
12 – Independent Study Applications Due
13-16 – Fall Break
17-26 – Pre-registration Advising
19-20 – Homecoming Weekend
25 – Opening receptions for Crowns duPont Gallery 5-7pm, Ready-Made Dream Ridderhof Martin Gallery 5-7pm
26 – Last day to change to/from pass/fail grade
29 – Department meeting
29 – Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester begins

November
9 – Advance registration for Spring 2019 ends
21-25 – Thanksgiving Break
26 – Department meeting

December
7 – Last day of classes
8 – 9 – Reading period
10-14 – Final examinations


Spring Semester 2019

January
14 – First day of classes
18 – Last day to add courses
28 – Department meeting

February
1 –  Last day to drop courses without a grade of W
7 – Major declaration due to Chair
25 – Department meeting

March
1-10 – Spring Break
11 – Summer registration begins
15 – Scholarship Applications for Studio Art and Art History due
11-22 – Pre-registration Advising
22 – Last day to drop a course without a grade of F and Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade
25 – Advance registration for Fall 2019 begins

25 – Department Meeting

April
26 – Last day of classes
27-28 – Reading period
29 – Final exams begin

May
1-3 – Final exams
11 – Undergraduate Commencement


Summer Session I 2019

May
20 – First day of classes
22 – Last day to add course
27 – Memorial Day observed- No Classes (daytime classes made up Friday, May 31 and evening classes made up on first open evening.)
28 – Last day to drop a course

June
12-26 – First-year Student Orientation
14 – Transfer Student Orientation (group 2)
18 – Last day of classes
19 – Reading day
20 – Final exams


Summer Session II 2019

June
24 – Classes begin
26 – Last day to add courses

July
2 – Last day to drop courses
4 – Independence Day Observed – No classes (daytime classes made up Friday, July 7 and evening classes made up on first open evening.)
9 – Transfer Student Orientation (group 3)
23 – Last day of classes
24 – Reading day
25 – Final Exams